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Key Votes

H 5005 - Voter Pre-Registration - Key Vote

Rhode Island Key Votes

Samuel Azzinaro voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Samuel Azzinaro made in this general time period.

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Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Became Law Without Governor's Signature (Executive) -

Title: Voter Pre-Registration

Legislation - Veto Override Passed (Senate) -
Note:

NOTE: A THREE-FIFTHS MAJORITY OF MEMBERS PRESENT AND VOTING IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Veto Override Passed (House) -
Note:

NOTE: A THREE-FIFTHS MAJORITY OF MEMBERS PRESENT AND VOTING IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -
Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (31-4) - (Key vote)

Title: Voter Pre-Registration

Highlights:
Project Vote Smart staff and volunteers are working hard to produce a clear and accurate summary of the contents of the bill. At this time, we have posted the voting record for H 5005 so you can see how the office holder representing you has voted on this piece of legislation. We will have a detailed summary available as soon as possible. For further status information, call the Voter's Research Hotline at 1-888-VOTE-SMART (1-888-868-3762).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (56-10) - (Key vote)

Title: Voter Pre-Registration

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows sixteen- and seventeen-year-olds to pre-register to vote.

Highlights:
-Allows those who are seventeen years of age, who will be eighteen years of age by the next election, to register for that election (Sec. 1). -Allows those who are sixteen years of age or older, who will not be eighteen by the next election, to pre-register to vote and be automatically registered upon reaching eighteen years of age (Sec. 1). -Takes effect immediately upon passage (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Voter Pre-Registration

Highlights:
Project Vote Smart staff and volunteers are working hard to produce a clear and accurate summary of the contents of the bill. At this time, we have posted the voting record for H 5005 so you can see how the office holder representing you has voted on this piece of legislation. We will have a detailed summary available as soon as possible. For further status information, call the Voter's Research Hotline at 1-888-VOTE-SMART (1-888-868-3762).

Sponsors

  • Edwin R. Pacheco (RI - D) (Out Of Office)
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