Governor Sununu has Vetoed SB 67 that Eliminated the Reforms of HB 1264.
House Bill (HB) 1264 defined residency to close the loophole allowing residents of other states to vote here.
GST supports legislation so that people who vote in New Hampshire actually live in New Hampshire.
New Hampshire is unique in the country in allowing people to vote who are residents of other states.
The US Supreme Court has affirmed that states have the right to determine whether voters are residents.
The NH Supreme Court has ruled that HB 1264 requiring voters to be residents is constitutional.
The Legislature passed Senate Bill 67 in order to overturn the reforms of HB 1264.
The NH Democrat Party is also suing to prevent the reforms of HB 1264 from being implemented.
The Governor issued a Veto Message explaining his rationale for the veto.
Click to read his Veto message for SB 67 here.
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