Substitute for H.B. No. 6063
Session Year 2019
 


AN ACT CONCERNING CHANGES TO THE PROCESS OF VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT.

To (1) no longer require an absentee ballot applicant to also return an original of a completed application if such applicant has already submitted a copy thereof to the town clerk by facsimile machine or other electronic means, (2) allow two or more immediate family members who are absentee ballot applicants to return their ballots in a single envelope, and (3) require the Secretary of the State, municipal clerks and registrars of voters to study various aspects of absentee voting to make it easier and minimize ballot rejections.

Introduced by:
Government Administration and Elections Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/17/2019(LCO)File Number 679
 4/17/2019House Calendar Number 415
 4/17/2019Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/17/2019(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/11/2019(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/16/19 5:00 PM
 4/1/2019(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/29/2019(GAE)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/21/2019Public Hearing 03/25
 3/20/2019Referred to Joint Committee on Government Administration and Elections
 3/19/2019Drafted by Committee
 2/6/2019(GAE)Vote to Draft
 1/24/2019Referred to Joint Committee on Government Administration and Elections

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