Senate File 413 S-3041 Amend Senate File 413 as follows: 1 1. Page 1, line 31, by striking < not the voter, the voter’s > 2 2. Page 1, by striking lines 32 through 35 and inserting 3 < not the voter, the voter’s designee, or a special precinct 4 election official designated pursuant to section 53.22, 5 subsection 2. > 6 3. Page 2, by striking lines 4 through 7 and inserting < a 7 person other than the voter, the voter’s designee, or a special 8 precinct election official designated pursuant to section 9 53.22, subsection 2. > 10 4. Page 13, line 9, after < election > by inserting < to a 11 federal or statewide office or to the general assembly > 12 5. Page 16, before line 8 by inserting: 13 < e. A registered voter may request an absentee ballot by 14 telephone or electronically according to rules adopted by the 15 state commissioner. > 16 6. Page 17, before line 12 by inserting: 17 < Sec. ___. NEW SECTION . 53.5 Ongoing absentee voter. 18 A registered voter applying for an absentee ballot under 19 section 53.2 may request to receive an absentee ballot for all 20 subsequent elections or for each subsequent general election 21 in which that person is eligible to vote and qualifies under 22 section 53.1. The state commissioner shall provide check boxes 23 on the prescribed form for this purpose. For all subsequent 24 elections or for each subsequent general election, the county 25 commissioner of elections shall automatically mail an absentee 26 ballot to the requesting voter, or automatically deliver an 27 absentee ballot if the requester is a person voting pursuant to 28 section 53.22. A voter’s status as an ongoing absentee voter 29 shall be terminated upon the request of the voter or by the 30 county commissioner if the voter fails to qualify under section 31 53.1 or if the voter fails to vote in two consecutive general 32 elections. > 33 7. Page 18, line 7, by striking < subsection > and inserting 34 < subsections > 35 -1- SF413.755 (3) 89 ss/jh 1/ 2 #1. #2. #3. #4. #5. #6.
8. Page 18, before line 11 by inserting: 1 < NEW SUBSECTION . 5. The state commissioner shall adopt 2 rules for the electronic transmission of a blank absentee 3 ballot to a voter. > 4 9. Page 19, lines 13 and 14, by striking < a person not 5 prohibited to collect and deliver a completed ballot pursuant 6 to section 53.33 > and inserting < the voter or the voter’s 7 designee > 8 10. Page 21, by striking lines 20 through 24. 9 11. Page 25, line 19, by striking < may be any person the 10 voter chooses > and inserting < may be any person the voter 11 chooses > 12 12. Page 25, by striking lines 20 through 23 and inserting 13 < except that no candidate for any office to be voted upon for 14 the election for which the ballot is requested may deliver a 15 ballot under this subsection > 16 13. Page 25, line 24, by striking < 53.33 > 17 14. Page 27, by striking lines 9 through 19. 18 15. By renumbering as necessary. 19 ______________________________ CLAIRE CELSI -2- SF413.755 (3) 89 ss/jh 2/ 2 #8. #9. #10. #11. #12. #13. #14. #15.