SJR 2 Allows enabling legislation for advance voting and photographic identification for voting
Sponsor: Stouffer
LR Number: 0282L.05T Fiscal Note: 0282-05T.ORG
Committee: Financial and Governmental Organizations and Elections
Last Action: 5/26/2011 - Delivered to Secretary of State Journal Page: S2099
Title: HCS#2 SJR 2 Calendar Position:
Effective Date: Upon Voter Approval
House Handler: Cox

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HCS#2/SJR 2 - Upon voter approval, this constitutional amendment provides that a voter seeking to vote in person may be required by general law to identify himself or herself as a United States Citizen and a resident of the state by producing valid, government-issued photo identification. Exceptions may be provided for by general law.

Advance voting may be established by general law from the third Saturday before an election until the first Tuesday before an election excluding Sundays.

This resolution is similar to HJR 64 (2010).