Bill Status of HB5104 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: ELEC CD-BALLOT SECURITY
Rep. Ryan Spain and Mark Luft
| 2/18/2022||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Provides that collection sites for vote by mail ballots shall be established only on the grounds of a public building where normal business of a unit of local government is conducted and the building does not have a residential component. Provides that those collection sites shall be recorded by security cameras, and the recordings shall be retained by the election authority for a period of 90-days after each election. Amends the Freedom of Information Act to provide that those recordings are public records subject to inspection and copying by the public during that 90-day period. Effective immediately.