Florida Senate - 2011 SENATOR AMENDMENT
Bill No. CS/CS/HB 1355, 1st Eng.
Senate . House
Floor: WD/2R .
05/04/2011 01:45 PM .
Senator Margolis moved the following:
1 Senate Substitute for Amendment (624028) (with title
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7 early voting site. The supervisor shall provide to the division
8 no later than the 30th day before an election the address of
9 each early voting site and the hours that early voting will
10 occur at each site.
11 (c) All early voting sites in a county shall
be open on the
12 same days for the same amount of time and shall allow any person
13 in line at the closing of an early voting site to vote.
14 (d) Early voting shall begin on the 10th 15th day before an
15 election that contains state or federal races and end on the 3rd
16 2nd day before the an election, and . For purposes of a special
17 election held pursuant to s. 100.101 , early voting shall begin
18 on the 8th day before an election and end on the 2nd day before
19 an election. Early voting shall be provided for no less than 6 8
20 hours and no more than 12 hours per day weekday and 8 hours in
21 the aggregate each weekend at each site during the applicable
22 period, except that counties having 1 million or more registered
23 voters as of the book closing date for the election must provide
24 early voting for 12 hours per day periods. The supervisor of
25 elections may provide early voting for elections that are not
26 held in conjunction with a state or federal election. However,
27 the supervisor has the discretion to determine the hours of
28 operation of early voting sites in those elections. Early voting
29 sites shall open no sooner than 7 a.m. and close no later than 7
30 p.m. on each applicable day.
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33 And the title is amended as follows:
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36 F.S.; requiring the supervisor of elections to provide
37 to the division the address and hours of operation of
38 early voting sites; reducing the early voting period
39 for elections