Raised S.B. No. 898
Session Year 2017
 


AN ACT CONCERNING MODIFICATIONS AND REVISIONS TO ELECTION ADMINISTRATION LAWS.

To (1) classify as "unassigned" the multiple votes an elector may cast on the ballot for cross-endorsed candidates, (2) require the Secretary of the State to publish and archive on the Internet any declaratory ruling, opinion or interpretation of the Secretary concerning any regulation or instruction for the conduct of elections, (3) make changes to current practices of training registrars of voters, (4) require selection of districts for audit to take place within seventy-two hours after an election or primary, (5) permit the Secretary to consult experts in the field of election administration technology in reviewing certain electronic devices used at elections, (6) require the Secretary to provide training on any new technology to be used at an election prior to such election, and (7) clarify dates certain after which new enrollees in a party may not be used computing the number of signatures required on nominating petitions.

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Government Administration and Elections Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/2/2017Public Hearing 03/06
 2/22/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Government Administration and Elections

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