SB 516: Early Voting
GENERAL BILL by Rich ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Sachs
Early Voting; Expanding the list of available sites at which early voting may be held to include specified facilities or any other location designated by a supervisor of elections as meeting the requirements of state law; deleting a requirement that an early voting site be designated and used as such for at least 1 year before an election; requiring that each county operate a certain total number of voting sites; revising the beginning and ending dates of early voting; revising the hours of early voting to 12 hours per weekday and 12 hours in the aggregate each weekend at each site during the applicable periods; deleting provisions that authorize the supervisor of elections to provide early voting for certain elections and to determine the hours of operation of early voting sites in those elections, etc.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 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)
• Referred to Rules Subcommittee on Ethics and Elections; Rules -SJ 46
• Introduced -SJ 46
• Died in Rules Subcommittee on Ethics and Elections
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