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House Bill 179

General Assembly: 131

Short Title: Establish automatic voter registration of people in BMV database   [ Show Long Title ]

Long Title: To amend sections 3501.05, 3503.09, 3503.12, 3503.13, 3503.14, 3503.15, 3503.16, 3503.19, 3503.21, 3503.28, 3503.30, 3503.33, 3505.18, 3505.181, 3505.183, 3509.03, 3509.05, 3511.02, 3511.09, 3599.11, 3599.18, 4501.023, 4503.03, 4503.10, 4506.04, 4506.07, 4507.05, 4507.06, 4507.09, 4507.36, and 4507.51; to enact new section 3503.11; to repeal sections 3503.11 and 3503.29 of the Revised Code; and to amend the versions of sections 4507.05 and 4507.06 of the Revised Code that are scheduled to take effect January 1, 2017, to continue the provisions of this act on and after the effective date, to require that eligible persons in the database of the Bureau of Motor Vehicles be automatically registered to vote or have their registrations updated automatically, as applicable, unless those persons decline to be registered or to update their registrations.

Primary Sponsor: Representative Stinziano, Representative Sykes

Version: As Introduced

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Co-Sponsors Rep. Bishoff, Rep. Boyd, Rep. Cera, Rep. Curtin, Rep. Johnson, Rep. Leland, Rep. Lepore-Hagan, Rep. Phillips, Rep. Ramos, Rep. Sheehy, Rep. Smith
Subjects Elections, Transportation : Drivers' Licenses, Transportation : Vehicle Registration and Titling
Committees House Government Accountability and Oversight
Effective Date
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