FIRST REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR
HOUSE BILL NO. 845
94TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
Reported from the Special Committee on General Laws March 14, 2007 with recommendation that House Committee Substitute for House Bill No. 845 Do Pass. Referred to the Committee on Rules pursuant to Rule 25(21)(f).
D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk
To amend chapter 115, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to voter registration for hunting and fishing permit applicants.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Chapter 115, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 115.164, to read as follows:
115.164. The secretary of state's office shall send voter registration application forms to applicants for resident hunting or fishing permits as required in this section. Beginning September 1, 2007, and every first business day of the month thereafter, the secretary of state's office shall request from the department of conservation the point-of-sale database records of all applicants for resident hunting and fishing permits. Upon transfer of the database records as authorized in section 252.228, RSMo, the secretary of state's office shall compare such records with the Missouri voter registration system. Any hunting or fishing permit applicant who is eligible but not registered to vote shall be sent a voter registration application form. Such form shall be mailed to the address of record on such applicant's permit application within five days after the secretary of state's office receives the point-of-sale database records from the department of conservation.