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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6018

 

January Session, 2007

 

LCO No. 3289

   

Referred to Committee on Government Administration and Elections

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. DREW, 132nd Dist.

 

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE STATE TO ENTER INTO A COMPACT WITH OTHER STATES TO HAVE THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES ELECTED BY POPULAR VOTE.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to authorize the state to enter into a compact with other states that provides for the election of the President of the United States by popular vote rather than by the electoral college.

Statement of Purpose:

To assure election of the President by popular vote.