ACLU of Georgia

HB 270 – Shortens absentee voting by mail bill

HB 270 – Shortens absentee voting by mail bill

Sponsored by: Rep. Barry Fleming, et al. 

Committee: House Special Committee on Election Integrity

Summary:

  • Shortens the absentee application window from four days prior to ending 11 days prior to an election. The bill also mandates that local elections offices must mail out absentee ballots within three days of receiving an application.
  • This bill  potentially limits absentee by mail voting throughout Georgia significantly.

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ACLU of Georgia’s Position:

OPPOSE

Georgia State Capitol