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SB 366: Nonpartisan Elections for State Attorneys and Public Defenders
GENERAL BILL by Gibson ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Farmer ; Powell ; Bracy ; Campbell
Nonpartisan Elections for State Attorneys and Public Defenders; Revising provisions governing candidate qualifying to conform with the redesignation of the offices of state attorney and public defender as nonpartisan offices; removing the requirement that a state political party chair provide certain notification in the event of a vacancy in nomination for the office of state attorney or public defender, to conform; requiring that the listing of candidates on a ballot for the offices of state attorney and public defender identify the applicable judicial circuit, etc.
Last Action: 4/13/2017 Senate - Withdrawn from further consideration -SJ 399
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• Referred to Ethics and Elections; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 62
• Introduced -SJ 62
• Withdrawn from Ethics and Elections; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 399
• Withdrawn from further consideration -SJ 399
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