HB 733: Elections
GENERAL BILL by Stafford
Elections; Extends timeframe for which person who cast provisional ballot may present written evidence supporting his or her eligibility to vote; requires supervisor to provide certain notification to person whose provisional ballot was rejected; requires supervisor of elections to allow person who voted provisional ballot to present identification & submit affidavit to cure unsigned Provisional Ballot Voter's Certificate & Affirmation or provisional ballot rejected due to signature discrepancy; prescribes form & content of affidavit; provides instructions to accompany each affidavit; requires affidavit, instructions, & supervisor's contact information to be posted on specified websites; requires supervisor to attach received affidavit to corresponding provisional ballot envelope; requires supervisor to allow submission of affidavit to cure signature discrepancies on vote-by-mail ballot.
Last Action: 5/5/2017 House - Died in Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 105 (Ch. 2017-45)
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 2/9/2017 House • Filed
2/15/2017 House • Referred to Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee; Government Accountability Committee -HJ 85
3/7/2017 House • Introduced -HJ 85
5/5/2017 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 105 (Ch. 2017-45)
HB 733, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/9/2017 at 11:50 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (4)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 598 (c1) Canvassing of Provisional Ballots Gibson Similar Last Action: 5/5/2017 S Died in Judiciary H 105 (er) Canvassing of Vote-by-mail Ballots Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee Compare Last Action: 6/2/2017 Chapter No. 2017-45 S 544 Vote-by-mail Ballots Braynon Compare Last Action: 5/5/2017 S Died in Ethics and Elections, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 105 (Ch. 2017-45) S 954 Canvassing of Vote-by-mail Ballots Passidomo Compare Last Action: 4/4/2017 S Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 105 (Ch. 2017-45) -SJ 286
Citations - Statutes (3)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 97.053 Acceptance of voter registration applications. Page 2 (pdf) 101.048 Provisional ballots. Page 3 (pdf) 101.68 Canvassing of vote-by-mail ballot. Page 9 (pdf)
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, not including titles. However, Resolutions and Concurrent Resolutions are considered identical if the only difference is the word "House" or "Senate."
Companion bills that are substantially similar in text or have substantial portions of text that are largely the same.
Bills that have selected provisions that are similar in text.
A bill that is contingent upon passage of another bill within the same chamber, e.g., a trust fund bill, a bill providing a public record exemption, or an implementing bill.
The page numbers, when listed, for citations are constantly under review. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted as the official documents of the Legislature.
The links for the page numbers are formatted to open the bill text PDF directly to the page containing the citation. However, if your browser is set to open PDFs in a new window, as is often the case with 64-bit browsers, the bill text will open to the first page.