Report 2012-112 Recommendation Responses

Report 2012-112: Office of the Secretary of State: It Must Do More to Ensure Funds Provided Under the Federal Help America Vote Act Are Spent Effectively (Release Date: August 2013)

Recommendation for Legislative Action

To ensure that the secretary of state has the authority to designate voter registration agencies under the NVRA, the Legislature should expressly define who may make such designations.

Description of Legislative Action


  • Legislative Action Current As-of: February 2014

California State Auditor's Assessment of 6-Month Status: Legislation Introduced

AB 1446 (Mullin, 2014) would authorize the Secretary of State to designate voter registration agencies pursuant to the federal National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (NVRA).

All Recommendations in 2012-112