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SB 1802: Elections


Elections; Providing for the statewide election of the Secretary of State; requiring the Secretary of State to provide signature matching training to supervisors of elections and county canvassing boards; providing that General Election Day is a paid holiday; authorizing a person to cast a provisional vote in the county in which the voter claims to be registered; requiring a supervisor of elections to annually conduct specified tests of voting systems; removing the requirement that absent electors’ ballots must be received by the supervisor by a specified time on the day of the election, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Ethics and Elections
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Ethics and Elections (EE)
  2. Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
  3. Rules (RC)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
3/4/2019 Senate • Filed
3/8/2019 Senate • Referred to Ethics and Elections; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 226
3/13/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 226
5/3/2019 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Ethics and Elections