Skip to main content
House Bill 1278


House Bill 1278

ARCHIVE (2013)

Latest Information

 

DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL


Sex offender voting by absentee ballot. Defines "serious sex offender". Makes entry on school property by a serious sex offender a Class D felony. Provides that a serious sex offender is entitled to vote by mail. Requires a circuit court clerk to, before an election, notify serious sex offenders whose polling place is located on school property: (1) that a serious sex offender who knowingly or intentionally enters school property commits unlawful entry by a serious sex offender, a Class D felony; and (2) of other voting alternatives. Requires the department of correction to inform a serious sex offender at the time of discharge from the department: (1) that a serious sex offender who knowingly or intentionally enters school property commits unlawful entry by a serious sex offender, a Class D felony; and (2) of voting options for the serious sex offender.
Current Status:
 In Committee - first House
>Latest Printing > (PDF)