Bill Summary for H 819 (2019-2020)

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Apr 16 2019

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View NCGA Bill Details2019-2020 Session
House Bill 819 (Public) Filed Tuesday, April 16, 2019
AN ACT TO REQUIRE THAT A PERSON WHO HAS BEEN CONVICTED OF A CRIME THAT EXCLUDED THE PERSON FROM THE RIGHT TO VOTE MUST HAVE THE INTENT TO COMMIT FRAUD TO BE GUILTY OF FELONY VOTING.
Intro. by Dahle, Russell.

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Bill summary

Amends GS 163A-1389, making it a Class I felony for any person convicted of a crime which excludes the person from the right to vote to subsequently vote with intent to commit a fraud at any primary or election without having restored the individual's rights under the law (previously did not include an intent element in the offense). 

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