HOUSE BILL 57
54th legislature - STATE OF NEW MEXICO - first session, 2019
Gail Chasey and Bill B. O'Neill
RELATING TO ELECTIONS; REPEALING CANCELLATION OF VOTING REGISTRATION AFTER FELONY CONVICTION.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO:
SECTION 1. Section 1-4-24 NMSA 1978 (being Laws 1969, Chapter 240, Section 80, as amended) is amended to read:
"1-4-24. CANCELLATION OF REGISTRATION--COUNTY CLERK--GROUNDS.--The county clerk shall cancel certificates of registration for the following reasons:
A. death of the voter;
B. legal insanity of the voter;
[C. a felony conviction of the voter;
D.] C. at the request of the voter; or
[E.] D. at the direction of the board of registration."
SECTION 2. REPEAL.--Section 1-4-27.1 NMSA 1978 (being Laws 2001, Chapter 46, Section 1, as amended) is repealed.
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