HB 1598 Voter registration; proof of citizenship required to register to vote in certain elections.
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Summary as introduced:

Voter registration; proof of citizenship required to register to vote in certain elections. Requires persons applying to register to vote to provide proof of United States citizenship in a form enumerated in the bill. An applicant who does not provide such proof of citizenship shall be registered to vote in federal elections only. An applicant who does provide such proof of citizenship shall be registered to vote in federal, state, and local elections. The bill provides that any person who is registered in the Commonwealth on January 1, 2018, will be deemed to have provided proof of citizenship. The bill directs the general registrars to indicate on each registered voter's registration record whether such voter is registered to vote in federal, state, and local elections or in federal elections only.

Full text:
01/03/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100743D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/03/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100743D
01/03/17  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/10/17  House: Assigned P & E sub: Elections
01/24/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 2-N)
01/27/17  House: Reported from Privileges and Elections (15-Y 7-N)
01/30/17  House: Read first time
01/31/17  House: Read second time and engrossed
02/01/17  House: Read third time and passed House (64-Y 33-N)
02/01/17  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (64-Y 33-N)
02/02/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/14/17  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections (8-Y 6-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/17/17  Senate: Read third time
02/17/17  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/20/17  Senate: Read third time
02/20/17  Senate: Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
02/20/17  Senate: Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/21/17  Senate: Left in Courts of Justice