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HouseBill Number: 3100Primary Sponsor: SimrillCommittee Number: 11Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Absentee voting, sixty-five and olderResiding Body: SenateComputer Document Number: CYY/15011DW.93Introduced Date: 19930113Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: 19930209Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Simrill Meacham Kinon J. Bailey R. Smith Walker Fair Littlejohn Wells Cato Allison Vaughn Haskins Stuart Farr A. Young Beatty Mattos Hines Boan Wright T.C. Alexander Gamble Lanford M.O. Alexander Elliott Moody-Lawrence D. Wilder TrotterType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 3100 Senate 19930209 Introduced, read first time, 11 referred to Committee 3100 House 19930205 Read third time, sent to Senate 3100 House 19930204 Unanimous consent for third reading on next Legislative day 3100 House 19930204 Read second time 3100 House 19930203 Committee Report: Favorable 25 3100 House 19930119 Referred to Committee 25 3100 House 19930119 Recalled from Committee 21 3100 House 19930113 Introduced, read first time, 21 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
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February 3, 1993
Introduced by REPS. Simrill, Meacham, Kinon, J. Bailey, R. Smith, Walker, Fair, Littlejohn, Wells, Cato, Allison, Vaughn, Haskins, Stuart, Farr, A. Young, Beatty, Mattos, Hines, Boan, Wright, T.C. Alexander, Gamble, Lanford, M.O. Alexander, Elliott, Moody-Lawrence, D. Wilder and Trotter
S. Printed 2/3/93--H.
Read the first time January 13, 1993.
To whom was referred a Bill (H. 3100), to amend Sections 7-15-320 and 7-15-340, both as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to persons qualified to vote by absentee, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
JAMES A. HODGES, for Committee.
1. Estimated Cost to State-First Year $-0-
2. Estimated Cost to State-Annually
H. 3100 if enacted would amend Sections 7-15-320 and 7-15-340, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to persons qualified to vote by absentee ballot, so as to lower from seventy-two to sixty-five the age of a person who qualifies to vote by absentee ballot. H. 3100 would have no additional impact on the general fund.
Prepared By: Approved By:
Cheryl H. Morris George N. Dorn, Jr.
State Budget Analyst State Budget Division
TO AMEND SECTIONS 7-15-320 AND 7-15-340, BOTH AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO PERSONS QUALIFIED TO VOTE BY ABSENTEE BALLOT, SO AS TO LOWER FROM SEVENTY-TWO TO SIXTY-FIVE THE AGE OF A PERSON WHO QUALIFIES TO VOTE BY ABSENTEE BALLOT.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Item (14) of Section 7-15-320 of the 1976 Code, as added by Act 489 of 1992, is amended to read:
"(14) persons seventy-two sixty-five years of age or older."
SECTION 2. Box 14 of Section 7-15-340 of the 1976 Code, as added by Act 489 of 1992, is amended to read:
" 14. Persons seventy-two sixty-five years of age or older."
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.