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2017 Regular Session



General Assembly - Special Election to Fill a Vacancy in Office

Sponsored by:

Delegate Tarlau


In the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring an individual appointed by the Governor to fill a vacancy in the office of Delegate or Senator in the General Assembly to serve for the remainder of the term if the vacancy occurs after a specified date; requiring that a special election be held at the same time as a specified regular statewide election to fill a vacancy in the office of Delegate or Senator in the General Assembly if the vacancy occurs on or before a specified date; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Tarlau, Moon, Angel, Barron, Carr, Dumais, Ebersole, Gutierrez, Hayes, Hettleman, Hill, Jackson, Kelly, Knotts, Korman, Krimm, Lafferty, Lam, Lierman, Luedtke, Malone, McConkey, McCray, Miele, A. Miller, Morales, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Rey, Robinson, Sanchez, Sydnor, M. Washington, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Bill is a Constitutional Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Contingency - on a referendum
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - General Assembly
Narrow Subject(s):Constitutional Amendments
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Statutes:Article - III - Legislative Department
Article - XVII - Quadrennial Elections

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November 28, 2017 12:59 P.M.