Cooper signs relaxation of North Carolina voter ID mandates into law

Watauga Democrat,  June 5, 2019

S.L. 2019-22 takes out language that requires a university or college to submit an attestation letter under penalty of perjury that its IDs can be used as a valid identification card at the poll. The new language states that the university or college must submit “documentation satisfactory” to the N.C. State Board of Elections that the requirements have knowingly been met. ....

S.L. 2019-22 takes out language that requires a university or college to submit an attestation letter under penalty of perjury that its IDs can be used as a valid identification card at the poll. The new language states that the university or college must submit “documentation satisfactory” to the N.C. State Board of Elections that the requirements have knowingly been met.

A new requirement included in the law is that a college or university identification card issued after Jan. 1, 2021, must contain a date of expiration.

 

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