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Amendment

 

January Session, 2013

LCO No. 5738

   
 

*SB0043205738SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. MCLACHLAN, 24th Dist.

 

To: Senate Bill No. 432

File No. 334

Cal. No. 252

"AN ACT CONCERNING AN AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES TO ELECT THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES BY NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE. "

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (NEW) (Effective from passage) Notwithstanding the provisions of section 1 of this act, if the national popular vote winner, as defined in said section 1, is not the presidential slate that received the largest number of popular votes in Connecticut and if the percentage of votes that such presidential slate received in Connecticut is more than two percentage points greater than the percentage of the popular vote that the national popular vote winner received in Connecticut, the Secretary of the State shall certify the appointment of the elector slate nominated in association with the presidential slate receiving the largest number of popular votes within Connecticut. "

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Sec. 501

from passage

New section