Bill History
Session Year 2005
Substitute for S.B. No. 55
Public Act No. 05-188    Senate Schedule A LCO# 6329 [pdf]
Senate Schedule B LCO# 6487 [pdf]   Bill Analysis for File Copy 231
Bill Analysis for SB-55, As Amended by    File No. 231 [pdf]
Fiscal Note for SB-55    Fiscal Note for SB-55 As Amended by Senate "A" (LCO 6329)
Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 6064    Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 6329
Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 6487    GAE Joint Fav. Rpt
Senate LCO Amendment #6064 [pdf]   Proposed Bill [pdf]
Committee Bill [pdf]   GAE Joint Favorable Substitute [pdf]
APP Joint Favorable [pdf]   APP Vote Tally Sheet
GAE Vote Tally Sheet    JUD Vote Tally Sheet
LM Vote Tally Sheet    House Roll Call Vote 337 AS AMENDED
Senate Roll Call Vote 255 ADOPT SENATE AMD B LCO 6487    Senate Roll Call Vote 264

Introducer(s):
Government Administration and Elections Committee

Title: AN ACT CONCERNING VOTER REGISTRATION, CERTAIN NOMINATING PROCEDURES, CAMPAIGN ACCOUNTABILITY, A VOTER GUIDE, PUSH POLLING AND ELECTRONIC VOTING MACHINES.

Statement of Purpose: To require any new voting machine to be constructed so as to produce an individual, permanent, voter-verified paper record for each elector casting a vote on the machine.

Bill History:

01/05/05 REFERRED TO JOINT COMMITTEE ON Government Administration and Elections Committee
01/28/05 VOTE TO DRAFT
02/08/05 DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02/09/05 REFERRED TO JOINT COMMITTEE ON Government Administration and Elections Committee
02/10/05 PUBLIC HEARING 02/14
03/23/05 JOINT FAVORABLE SUBSTITUTE
03/24/05 FILED WITH LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE
04/04/05 REFERRED TO OFFICE OF LEGISLATIVE RESEARCH AND OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS 04/11/05-10:00 AM
04/11/05 REPORTED OUT OF LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE
04/11/05 FAVORABLE REPORT, TABLED FOR THE CALENDAR, SENATE
04/11/05 SENATE CALENDAR NUMBER 213
04/11/05 FILE NUMBER 231
04/26/05 REFERRED BY SENATE TO COMMITTEE ON Appropriations Committee
05/02/05 JOINT FAVORABLE
05/03/05 FILED WITH LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE
05/03/05 REPORTED OUT OF LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE
05/03/05 NO NEW FILE BY COMMITTEE ON Appropriations Committee
05/03/05 FAVORABLE REPORT, TABLED FOR THE CALENDAR, SENATE
05/18/05 SENATE ADOPTED SENATE AMENDMENT SCHEDULE A:LCO-6329
05/18/05 SENATE REJECTED SENATE AMENDMENT SCHEDULE B:LCO-6487
05/18/05 SENATE PASSED AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT SCHEDULE A
05/19/05 FAVORABLE REPORT, TABLED FOR THE CALENDAR, HOUSE
05/19/05 HOUSE CALENDAR NUMBER 541
05/23/05 REFERRED BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON Joint Committee on Legislative Management
05/26/05 JOINT FAVORABLE
05/26/05 FILED WITH LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE
05/26/05 REPORTED OUT OF LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE
05/26/05 NO NEW FILE BY COMMITTEE ON Joint Committee on Legislative Management
05/26/05 TABLED FOR THE CALENDAR, HOUSE
05/27/05 REFERRED BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON Judiciary Committee
05/31/05 JOINT FAVORABLE
05/31/05 FILED WITH LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE
05/31/05 REPORTED OUT OF LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE
05/31/05 NO NEW FILE BY COMMITTEE ON Judiciary Committee
05/31/05 TABLED FOR THE CALENDAR, HOUSE
06/02/05 HOUSE ADOPTED SENATE AMENDMENT SCHEDULE A
06/02/05 HOUSE PASSED AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT SCHEDULE A
06/02/05 IN CONCURRENCE
06/14/05 PUBLIC ACT 05-188
06/20/05 TRANSMITTED TO THE SECRETARY OF STATE
07/01/05 SIGNED BY THE GOVERNOR

Co-sponsor(s):
Sen. Donald J. DeFronzo, 6th Dist.    Rep. Deborah Heinrich, 101st Dist.
Rep. Paul R. Doyle, 28th Dist.    Sen. Edward Meyer, 12th Dist.
Rep. Emil Altobello, 82nd Dist.    Sen. Andrea Stillman, 20th Dist.
Rep. Joe Mioli, 136th Dist.    Rep. Antonietta Boucher, 143rd Dist.
Sen. Mary Ann Handley, 4th Dist.    Rep. Patricia M. Widlitz, 98th Dist.
Sen. Gary D. LeBeau, 3rd Dist.    Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Sen. Gayle Slossberg, 14th Dist.    Rep. Diana S. Urban, 43rd Dist.
Rep. Ryan P. Barry, 12th Dist.    Rep. Vickie Orsini Nardello, 89th Dist.
Sen. Anthony Guglielmo, 35th Dist.    Rep. Paul Davis, 117th Dist.
Rep. Roberta B. Willis, 64th Dist.    Rep. Faith McMahon, 15th Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.    Rep. Jim Shapiro, 144th Dist.
Rep. Steve Fontana, 87th Dist.    Rep. James Field Spallone, 36th Dist.
Rep. Ernest Hewett, 39th Dist.    Rep. John Hennessy, 127th Dist.
Rep. Jim O'Rourke, 32nd Dist.    Rep. Lile R. Gibbons, 150th Dist.
Rep. Joan A. Lewis, 8th Dist.    Rep. Raymond C. Kalinowski, 100th Dist.
Rep. Andrew M. Fleischmann, 18th Dist.    Rep. Donald B. Sherer, 147th Dist.
Sen. Judith G. Freedman, 26th Dist.    Rep. Livvy R. Floren, 149th Dist.
Rep. Gerald Fox, 146th Dist.    Rep. Catherine Abercrombie, 83rd Dist.
Rep. Peter F. Villano, 91st Dist.    Rep. Cathy C. Tymniak, 133rd Dist.
Sen. Thomas A. Colapietro, 31st Dist.    Sen. Biagio Ciotto, 9th Dist.
Rep. Chris Perone, 137th Dist.    Rep. Sandy Nafis, 27th Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth Ritter, 38th Dist.    Sen. Ernest E. Newton, 23rd Dist.
Rep. Themis Klarides, 114th Dist.    Rep. Richard F. Ferrari, 62nd Dist.
Rep. Bill Aman, 14th Dist.    Sen. Jonathan Harris, 5th Dist.
Rep. John C. Geragosian, 25th Dist.