Current Amendment: 4813 LEGAL.DOCX to Bill 4813
Senators LAND, SETZLER, LEVENTIS, MATTHEWS, MCGILL, REESE, ELLIOTT, FORD, JACKSON, HUTTO, ANDERSON, PINCKNEY, MALLOY, SHEHEEN, LOURIE, WILLIAMS, COLEMAN, NICHOLSON, and SCOTT proposes the following amendment (4813 LEGAL.DOCX):
Amend the bill, as and if amended, Part IB, Section 45, OFFICE OF ATTORNEY GENERAL, page 424, after line 10, by adding an appropriately numbered new proviso to read:
/ 45.___ (Voting Rights Act ) No funds appropriated, authorized or carried forward in this act may be expended; (1) to pursue a declaratory judgment action on any matter subject to the Voting's Rights Act relating to voter identification that has not been precleared by the United States Justice Department, (2) or for any action on a matter related to state law or regulations that result in voter suppression, intimidation or that otherwise restrict or inhibit a person's ability to exercise his constitutional right to vote.
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend sections, totals and title to conform.