Bill Status of HB4400 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: ELEC CD-VOTE BY MAIL
Rep. Chris Bos
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Provides that the State Board of Elections shall create a policy to be instituted by each election authority concerning the chain of custody and secure storage of vote by mail ballots. Provides that the policy shall include: (i) procedures to destroy a ballot if a voter returns a vote by mail ballot and votes in person at the same election; (ii) reporting requirements of the number of vote by mail ballots received, rejected, or destroyed due to in-person voting; and (iii) the creation of a public database to publish data provided by election authorities.