Senate Bill 10

150th General Assembly (Present)

Bill Progress

Signed 8/12/19
Becomes effective upon date of signature of the Governor or upon date specified

Bill Details

1/15/19
Sen. Pettyjohn
Reps. Jaques, Viola
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 15 RELATING TO VOTER REGISTRATION.
This Act is identical to Senate Bill No. 127 from the 149th General Assembly, which was passed by the Senate and reported out of the House Administration Committee. This Act corrects an inadvertent error in Delaware law that has permitted people younger than 18 years of age to vote in final-stage elections. People must be 18 years of age or older to be eligible to vote in a final-stage election such as general elections, special elections, school board elections, and school district referendums. However, people younger than 18 years of age can vote in any preliminary election, such as primary elections, if they will be 18 years of age at the time of the final-stage election.
82:192
Not Required
8/12/19

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