Bill Status of SB2038 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: ELECTIONS-PAPER BALLOTS ONLY
Sen. Darren Bailey
| 4/16/2021||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Provides that certain Articles of the Code are subject to specified voting limitations. Requires election authorities to use hand-marked paper ballots that may be counted by hand or read through optical scan technology. Requires election authorities to implement strict chain of command procedures for ballots, voter registration polls, and tabulation results. Requires the State Board of Elections to implement software that monitors and detects vulnerabilities to the security of the voter registration rolls. Provides the State Board of Elections with rulemaking authority to adopt rules necessary to implement the provisions. Makes other changes.