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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 9

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 332

 

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Referred to Committee on GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. LOONEY, 11th Dist.

 

AN ACT ENTERING CONNECTICUT INTO THE NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE COMPACT.

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

That title 9 of the general statutes be amended to provide for Connecticut's adoption of an agreement, already adopted by other states, to elect the President of the United States by national popular vote rather than by the Electoral College.

Statement of Purpose:

To enter Connecticut into the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote and join other states that have adopted the agreement.