top of page

Election Integrity Bills in the North Carolina General Assembly as of 4/25/23

Updated: Apr 26, 2023

Green = Support Red = Oppose Black = Neutral


Election Bills Introduced by NCGA as of 25 April 2023:


Senate Bills:

--S88 same as H 304 (Election Day Integrity Act) – Support – (revisions suggested)

--S89 similar to H641 (No Private $ in Elections) – Support - (revisions suggested)

--S137 (Constitutional Amendment to Remove Literacy Test) - Neutral

--S226 (Freedom to Vote) - Oppose

--S306 (Fix Our Democracy) - Strongly Oppose

--S313 (Safeguard Fair Elections Act) - Oppose (see also H372)

--S349 (Whiz Kids/Slow Pokes Registration) - Strongly Oppose

--S352 (Remove Foreign Citizens from Voter Rolls) – Support (also see H365)

--S416 (Popular Election) – Oppose (See also H191)

--S471 (Automatic Voter Registration) – Oppose

--S484 (Make Election Day a State Holiday) – Oppose

--S544 (Revise Buffer Zone Limitations/Elections)-- Oppose

--S577 (DMV Proposed Legislative Changes) (SS# to SBE – verifying voter registration data)- Support

--S630 (Constitutional Amendment/Citizens Only Voting) - Support

--S642 (Independent Redistricting Commission)-- Oppose

--S676 (Restricted Drivers License for Undocumented Immigrants) (has election-related item in bill)- Support


House Bills:

--H6 (Uniformed Heroes Voting Act) - Support

--H9 (Independent Redistricting Process) - Oppose

--H44 (Constitutional Amendment to Remove Literacy Test) - Neutral

--H63 (Verify Immigration Status/SAVE) - Support [Not an Elections Bill]

--H82 (Maintain Precinct Voting Data- Official Results Include All Pct Votes) -Support

--H109 (Certain Prohibitions/Working/Voting-Conditional Support), (needs minor language change)

--H123 (Constitutional Amendment to Limit Early Voting to 7 Days) - Support

--H191 (Popular Election) - Oppose (see also S416)

--H249 (J6 Riot/Overthrow Government) - Oppose

--H259 (2023 Appropriation Act) (in bill: HAVA Funds, Post Election Audit Report, Prohibit ERIC- Support Membership, Funds for Voter ID, Prohibit Private Monetary Donations in Elections)– Support (Revise “Prohibit Private Monetary Donations” section if possible)

--H293 (Freedom to Vote) - Oppose

--H303 (Shorten One-Stop Early Voting at county BOE by 3 days) – Support

--H304 (Election Day Integrity Act) – Support (see also as S88) - (revisions suggested)

--H352 (Remove Foreign Citizens from Voter Rolls) - Support

--H362 (Fix Our Democracy) - Strongly Oppose

--H365 (Require that Jurors be US Citizens) - Support - (revisions suggested)

--H372 (Safeguard Fair Elections Act) - Oppose (See also S313)

--H376 (Little Federal Model for Senate Representation) -Questionable Necessity

--H388 (Increase Threshold- Campaign Cas


h Contributions) - Support

--H396 (Repeal Participation in ERIC)-- Support

--H475 (Revise Certain Ballot; 48 Hour Report Reqs.) - Support

--H485 (Provisional Ballot/Same Day Registration) - Strongly Support

--H613 (Access to Voted Ballot)- Support (minor revisions needed)

--H641 (No Soliciting Certain Funds/Elections Boards) (see S89; H259) - Support - (revisions suggested)

--H694 (Campaign Finance Late Reports)- Support

--H706 (Electioneering/Voter Photos)-- Strongly Oppose until proposed Buffer Zone restrictions set at 200' are restored to 50'.

--H708 (Clarify Felon Voting Rights)

--H709 (Election Director Dismissal)-- Neutral

--H713 (Election Day a Holiday) - Neutral

--H728 (Maintenance of Voter Records)- Support (major revisions needed to remove duplicate and foreign national registrations)

--H770 (Access to Voted Ballots)-- Strong Support

--H772 (Poll Observer Activity)-- Strong Support

--H816 (Poll Observers)-- Support (revisions needed to observe counting of absentee ballots)

--H818 (Performance Bonds for Vendors)-- Neutral



--Election Bills Drafted by NCEIT which need sponsors in order to be filed.

--Retention of State Election Records – (Senator Alexander indicates interest in sponsoring our NCEIT language in a bill)


Election Bills Still to be Drafted

**UOCAVA Clarifications

**Local BOE Transparency

**Out-of-State College Student Voting

**2023 current Long Session now ends in August**.

Alert volunteers they will receive a legislative directive email weekly on ______. Calls to Legislature are encouraged Monday through Thursday 9-4. A suggested standard election integrity phone lobbying format will be included in each email communication.

The www.ncleg.gov website will be included in weekly emails to phone lobby members.



Commentaires


bottom of page