Special Committee for Election Integrity Assigned Legislation Update

HB 132: Adds mandates that enable monitoring of county election procedures:Requires that counties submit written election procedures every odd-numbered year for State Board of Election approvalRequires that each county create a legislative oversight board comprised of electors from the said county that have been appointed by members of the General AssemblyStates that an elections official … Continue reading Special Committee for Election Integrity Assigned Legislation Update

House Special Committee on Election Integrity Meeting 2/4/21

Move to pass 2021 -2022 Election Integrity rules A suggestion is made to move to 5 to 6 members for the committee. Rules passed House Bill 270B Absentee ballot application deadline (or rather the issuance of a ballot once an application has been received) would be moved from the Friday before an election to the … Continue reading House Special Committee on Election Integrity Meeting 2/4/21

Georgia House Speaker Appoints Special Comittee on Election Integrity 01/28/21

At the beginning of the 2021 legislative session, Georgia House Speaker David Ralston appointed a novel Special Committee on Election Integrity. His decision to create said committee was grounded in his desire to address lingering concerns regarding Georgia's Election processes stemming from the 2020 election cycle. According to Ralston, the committee was designed to address … Continue reading Georgia House Speaker Appoints Special Comittee on Election Integrity 01/28/21

Rep. Barry Fleming Named Chairman of the House Special Committee on Election Integrity

ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives’ Committee on Assignments named State Representative Barry Fleming (R-Harlem) as the Chairman of the House Special Committee on Election Integrity. Rep. Fleming will also serve as a member on the Special Committee on Access to the Civil Justice System and the Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education; he will … Continue reading Rep. Barry Fleming Named Chairman of the House Special Committee on Election Integrity