HB 521: Vote-by-Mail Ballots
GENERAL BILL by Davis
Vote-by-Mail Ballots; Authorizes absent elector to personally deliver his or her vote-by-mail ballot to early voting site during specified hours; requires Division of Elections to adopt rules.
Last Action: 5/5/2017 House - Died in returning Messages
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/24/2017 House • Filed
2/6/2017 House • Referred to Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee; Government Accountability Committee -HJ 69
3/7/2017 House • Introduced -HJ 69
3/16/2017 House • On Committee agenda-- Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee, 03/20/17, 3:30 pm, Morris Hall
3/20/2017 House • Favorable by Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 403
• Now in Government Accountability Committee -HJ 403
3/27/2017 House • On Committee agenda-- Government Accountability Committee, 03/29/17, 8:00 am, Morris Hall
3/29/2017 House • Favorable by- Government Accountability Committee; YEAS 22 NAYS 0 -HJ 492
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 492
3/30/2017 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/04/17
4/4/2017 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 558
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/5/2017 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 584
• Passed; YEAS 113 NAYS 0 -HJ 584
4/12/2017 Senate • In Messages
4/13/2017 Senate • Referred to Ethics and Elections; Rules -SJ 408
• Received -SJ 408
5/3/2017 Senate • Withdrawn from Ethics and Elections; Rules -SJ 715
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 715
• Substituted for CS/CS/SB 726 -SJ 715
• Read 2nd time -SJ 715
• Amendment(s) adopted (193534) -SJ 715
• Placed on 3rd reading
5/5/2017 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 902
• Passed as amended; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 902
5/5/2017 House • In returning messages
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in returning Messages
HB 521, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/24/2017 at 12:38 PM
Bill Text: Analyses: Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee (Post-Meeting) 3/20/2017 (pdf)
Government Accountability Committee (Post-Meeting) 3/29/2017 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 726 (c2) Vote-by-mail Ballots Powell Similar Last Action: 5/3/2017 S Laid on Table -SJ 715
Floor Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Floor Action Format 193534 - Amendment (Delete All)
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
Floor Votes (2)
Date Chamber Result 4/5/2017 7:32 PM House 113 Yeas - 0 Nays 5/5/2017 11:58 AM Senate 38 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 101.64 Delivery of vote-by-mail ballots; envelopes; form. Page 1 (pdf)
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