ACLU of Georgia

SB 253 – Polling location changes notice bill

SB 253 – Polling location changes notice bill

Sponsored By: Senator Nikki Merritt, et al.

Summary:

  • Ensures that if a polling location is moved, notices of the new location must be posted during the seven days before the day of the election, and on Election Day. (Changes from only requiring a notice posted during Election Day)
  • Ensures that one of the notices must be a minimum of four feet by four feet in size. 
  • Removes the burden of last-minute precinct changes or confusion, ensuring voters have a clear understanding of where they can vote. 

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ACLU of Georgia’s Position:

SUPPORT

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