2021 - 2022 LEGISLATURE
SENATE AMENDMENT 2,
TO SENATE BILL 209
May 18, 2021 - Offered by Senators
Darling, Kooyenga and Bernier.
21. Page 3, line 3
: after “to
" insert “
the polling place serving the elector's
3residence on the day of the election or
63. Page 3, line 5
: delete lines 5 and 6 and substitute “permanently located and
7accessible for drive-up delivery and except that the municipal clerk of a municipality
8with a population of 70,000 or more may authorize the use of 3 additional drop boxes
9on municipal property, other than a public park, for the delivery of absentee ballots.
10Additional drop boxes authorized as provided under this subd. 1. b. shall be under
11continuous video surveillance and the municipality shall retain the surveillance
12recording for 22 months following the election
14. Page 3, line 17
: delete that line and substitute “delivery of return envelopes, 2
the drop box shall be secured with a lock and include a tamper-proof seal with a 3
serial number on the access door. The drop box shall also be”.
56. Page 3, line 21
: after “view." insert “A ballot delivered to a drop box shall not 6
be counted unless it is delivered to the drop box no later than 5 p.m. on election day.".
77. Page 3, line 22
: after “envelopes." insert “The clerk shall also include in a 8
type E notice the times when each drop box will be emptied and the deadline for 9
returning an absentee ballot in order to be counted. In addition, if the clerk 10
maintains an Internet site for the clerk's office, the clerk shall publish on the site the 11
location of each drop box and the times when each box will be emptied. The clerk 12
shall also enter the location of each drop box on the state's voter public access 13