Virginia passes strict photo voter ID law…

Virginia passes strict photo voter ID law

Bill: SB1256 (PDF)

Sponsored by Sen. Obenshain, and signed into law by Gov. Bob McDonnell, SB1256 requires photo ID at the polls by eliminating all forms of identification that do not contain a photograph of the voter from the list of forms of identification any one of which a voter must present in order to be allowed to vote.

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