2019-2020 Regular Session - SB 11
Qualifications of Electors; convictions for offenses involving the purchase, possession, or control of certain controlled substances; provide
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 21-2-216 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to qualifications of electors generally, reregistration of electors purged from list, eligibility of nonresidents who vote in presidential elections, retention of qualification for standing as elector, evidence of citizenship, and check of convicted felons and deceased persons databases, so as to provide that convictions for offenses involving the purchase, possession, or control of certain controlled substances shall not prevent persons from registering, remaining registered, or voting; to provide for a definition; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/28/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/17/2019 - Senate Hopper
Jan/09/2019 - Senate Prefiled