00 HOUSE BILL NO. 115
01 "An Act relating to absentee voting; and providing for an effective date."
02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
03 * Section 1. AS 15.20.081 is amended by adding a new subsection to read:
04 (m) An absentee ballot application must include an option for a qualified voter
05 to choose to receive absentee ballots by mail for future regularly scheduled state
06 elections. The division may not require a voter who chooses this option to reapply for
07 an absentee ballot by mail unless
08 (1) the voter has not voted an absentee ballot for a period of four years;
10 (2) the voter's previous absentee ballot sent under this section was
11 returned to the division as undeliverable.
12 * Sec. 2. This Act takes effect January 1, 2020.