Raised H.B. No. 5280
Session Year 2020


To (1) permit candidates or their agents to amend certain election-related filings to correct errors or omissions without penalty if done so within specified time frames, (2) bring certain state laws relating to the circulation of nominating and primary petitions into compliance with federal case law, (3) in the case of nominations for judges of probate and members of Congress, reduce the time by which a person other than a party-endorsed candidate can file a candidacy for nomination in order for a primary to be held, and (4) require that certain disputes concerning elections or primaries be adjudicated by the superior court for the judicial district of Hartford.

Introduced by:
Government Administration and Elections Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 2/24/2020Public Hearing 02/28
 2/21/2020Referred to Joint Committee on Government Administration and Elections

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