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2014 Regular Session
At the request of: (at the request of House Interim Committee on Rules)
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Regular Sponsors: Introduced and printed pursuant to House Rule 12.00. Presession filed
Bill Title: Relating to elections; declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Establishes ballot title for Senate Bill 833 (2013) for use in November 2014 general election.
Expands list of prior violations that prohibit individual from becoming circulator. Amends time period for which circulator's criminal records check is valid. Permits name of candidate nominated for more than one district office to appear on ballot more than once. Permits elector who submitted ballot in unsigned return identification envelope to remain on active voter registration rolls. Resolves discrepancy regarding day on which challenged ballot records may be released to public. Resolves certification date discrepancy for write-in ballots. Limits prohibition on electioneering to business hours. Permits person to show person's own marked ballot to another person. Precludes judicial review of ballot title. Voids prior ballot title for Senate Bill 833 drafted by Attorney General. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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Fiscal Impact: No Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In Senate Committee
Current Committee: Senate Committee On Rules
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