House Bill 47

149th General Assembly (Present)

Bill Progress

Passed 6/22/17
Sent to Governor for action

Bill Details

1/24/17
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 15 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO ABSENTEE VOTING.
This bill removes the notary requirement for requests for absentee ballots. Delaware is the only state that requires a notary to authorize a voter's affidavit for an absentee ballot. In some cases, the potential voter may have to pay for the notary and Delaware essentially charges them to vote.
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Takes effect upon being signed into law

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