Senate Majority Advances Automatic Voter Registration System, Strengthens Voting Rights And Protections

Posted to Applied Web NY on Wed, 07/22/2020 - 22:17

(Albany, NY) The Senate today passed major voting reforms, including the implementation of an automatic voter registration (AVR) system. Additional voting protection bills were advanced to address concerns raised during the most recent elections due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. This legislative package builds on previous legislation passed to strengthen and expand New Yorkers’ voting rights.

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