2003 -- H 5108
A N A C T
RELATING TO THE SECRETARY OF STATE
Introduced By: Representative Gordon D. Fox
Date Introduced: January 21, 2003
It is enacted by the General Assembly as follows:
SECTION 1. Chapter 17-6 of the General Laws entitled "Secretary of State" is hereby
amended by adding thereto the following section:
17-6-1.3. Designation of Chief State Election Official under the National Voter
Registration Act. – The secretary of state is designated as the Chief State Election Official under
section 10 of the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (42 U.S.C. 1973gg-8) to be responsible
for the coordination of the State of Rhode Island’s responsibilities under such Act.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon passage.