AN ACT TO AMEND THE NORTH CAROLINA CONSTITUTION TO REQUIRE PHOTO IDENTIFICATION TO VOTE. Enacted June 29, 2018. Effective June 29, 2018, except as otherwise provided.
Summary date: Jun 29 2018 - More information
Summary date: Jun 25 2018 - More information
House amendment makes the following change to 2nd edition. Changes photo identification to photographic identification in Section 2 of Article VI.
Summary date: Jun 21 2018 - More information
House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Amends proposed Section 2(4) of Article VI of the North Carolina Constitution to require that the General Assembly enact laws governing the requirements of the required photographic identification, which may include exceptions. Makes additional clarifying changes.
Adds a section amending Section 3 of Article VI of the North Carolina Constitution to require that voters voting in person present photographic identification before voting. Also requires that the General Assembly enact laws governing the requirements of the required photographic identification, which may include exceptions.
Makes conforming changes.
Summary date: Jun 7 2018 - More information
Subject to voter approval at the November 2018 election, amends Section 2 of Article VI of the Constitution to require every person offering to vote in person to present photo identification before voting in the manner prescribed by law. If the majority of votes cast approve of the amendment, the amendment is effective upon certification by the Bipartisan State Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement.
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