Starting today, the Texas State Senate is meeting as a committee to consider Senate Bill 14, also known as the Voter ID Bill. Included below is the full text of the Official Bill Analysis, as prepared by the staff of the Texas Legislature:
The key provision of the bill amends Section 63.0101 of the Texas Election Code to read as follows:
Sec. 63.0101. DOCUMENTATION OF PROOF OF IDENTIFICATION.
The following documentation is an acceptable form of photo identification under this chapter:
(1) a driver’s license or personal identification card issued to the person by the Department of Public Safety that has not expired;