SB 1700: Recall
GENERAL BILL by Margolis
Recall; Provides procedures for recall from office of the Governor, the Lieutenant Governor, members of the Cabinet, and legislators. Requires that proponents of the recall register as a political committee. Prescribes the methods and timeframes for initiating and conducting the recall. Provides ballot language. Authorizes the adoption of rules.
Last Action: 5/7/2011 Senate - Died in Rules Subcommittee on Ethics and Elections
Location: In committee/council (EE)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Rules Subcommittee on Ethics and Elections (EE)
- Rules (RC)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Rules; Budget -SJ 192
• Introduced -SJ 192
• Subreferred to Rules Subcommittee on Ethics and Elections -SJ 210
• Now in Rules Subcommittee on Ethics and Elections
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Rules Subcommittee on Ethics and Elections
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