House Passes Online Voter Registration

The State House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation to allow residents with valid driver’s licenses to register to vote online.

The bills, HB 5548 and HB 5549, passed 107-0 and require those who register to vote online to vote in person for the first time. The bills also direct the Secretary of State to use measures to ensure security and prevent hacking. Secretary of State Ruth Johnson supports the bills. The legislation has been referred to the Senate for committee hearing and floor vote.

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