House panel wants more stringent voter ID standardsBy GARRY RAYNO
State House Bureau
May 10. 2012 12:24PM
The House amendment to a Senate-passed bill would require photo identification and local election officials to photograph those without a photo ID.
The committee plan would also limit appropriate identification to a driver's license, a state-issued identification card, a military ID or a passport. The Senate bill allows student and government identification cards as well.
State and local election officials have said the provisions of the bill will be impossible to implement in time for this year's election.