Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Electronic Voter Registration



Secretary of State
Elections Division
255 Capitol St. NE, Suite 501 
Salem OR 97310

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Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - OAR 165-005-0160

Related to Electronic Voter Registration

The Elections Division hereby provides notice of proposed rulemaking regarding OAR 165-005-0160.  In addition to the information provided below, more information may be found on our website

FILING CAPTION: Proposes a revised administrative rule related to electronic voter registration.

CHANGES TO RULE: The proposed amendments to the text of the rule may be found in the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

PUBLIC HEARING: The hearing will be conducted virtually via Microsoft Teams. The hearing will take place on June 3, 2021 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.  Visit our website for more information.

LAST DAY FOR PUBLIC COMMENT: Public comments may be sent to the Elections Division until June 4, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.

NEED FOR RULE: This rule proposes amendments to clarify the process for accepting and processing electronic voter registration cards. These amendments are necessary to create a process through which the division may accept electronic voter registration information submitted during eligible transactions with the Oregon Department of Transportation, Driver and Motor Vehicle Services Division (DMV).