Florida Senate - 2019 SB 268
By Senator Baxley
1 A bill to be entitled
2 An act relating to voting methods; amending s.
3 101.56075, F.S.; authorizing voting to be conducted
4 using a voter interface device that produces a voter
5 verified paper output; providing an effective date.
7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
9 Section 1. Section 101.56075, Florida Statutes, is amended
10 to read:
11 101.56075 Voting methods.—
12 (1) Except as provided in subsection (2), for the purpose
13 of designating ballot selections, all voting must
shall be by
14 marksense ballot using utilizing a marking device or a voter
15 interface device that produces a voter-verified paper output for
16 the purpose of designating ballot selections.
17 (2) Persons with disabilities may vote on a voter interface
18 device that meets the voting system accessibility requirements
19 for individuals with disabilities pursuant to s. 301 of the
20 federal Help America Vote Act of 2002 and s. 101.56062.
21 (3) By 2020, persons with disabilities shall vote on a
22 voter interface device that meets the voter accessibility
23 requirements for individuals with disabilities under s. 301 of
24 the federal Help America Vote Act of 2002 and s. 101.56062 and
25 that produces a voter-verified paper output which are consistent
26 with subsection (1) of this section.
27 Section 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law.