ACLU of Georgia

HB 531 – House omnibus anti-voter rights bill

HB 531 – House omnibus anti-voter rights bill

Sponsored by: Rep. Fleming, et al.

Summary

  • This Bill bans election boards and superintendents from accepting private funding or any private gifts 

  • This bill places limits on absentee voting. It requires photo ID for absentee ballots, shortens the time period of requesting an absentee ballot, and the time period to receive an absentee ballot is shortened. 

  • This bill also invalidates any provisional ballot on the day of the election that is out of the precinct. 

  •  This bill cuts weekend voting. 

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ACLU of Georgia’s Position:

OPPOSE

Georgia State Capitol