House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes.
Expands the scope of the act to include Brunswick, Burke, Davie, and Pamlico counties (was, Alamance and Guilford counties only). Specifies that the proposed authorization holds notwithstanding GS 163A-1111, regarding prohibited voting systems, and GS 163A-1115, regarding voting systems and the powers and duties of the State Board of Elections (previously notwithstanding Section 5(c) of SL 2015-3). Makes further clarifying and technical changes. Amends the act's titles.
Bill Summaries: H502 VOTING MACHINES/CERTAIN COS. (NEW)
Bill H 502 (2019-2020)Summary date: Apr 25 2019 - View Summary
Bill H 502 (2019-2020)Summary date: Mar 27 2019 - View Summary
Applicable to Alamance and Guilford counties only, allows the use of direct record electronic (DRE) voting systems that do not use paper ballots in any election held before December 1, 2021, whether or not the voting system has been certified or decertified by the State Board of Elections.