Board of Election Supervisors

Identity Theft
5:00 pm
Fri January 11, 2013

Panel's Proposals Protect Voters From ID Theft

The State Board of Election Supervisors has recommended changes in state election laws.

The Advocate reports one of the proposals would make it a felony to copy or otherwise reproduce a completed voter registration application. The change would protect the confidentiality of such information as the individual's full date of birth and Social Security number, which could be used for fraudulent purposes.

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