HB0515

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Elections for Judges - Nonpartisan Elections

Sponsored by:

Delegate Rosenberg

Status:

In the Senate - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


Synopsis:Clarifying that the requirements for party affiliation for a candidate for office do not apply to a candidate for judge of the orphans' court, except in Anne Arundel County; requiring that, except in Anne Arundel County, a certificate of candidacy for judge of the orphans' court be filed with the State Board of Elections; altering the order in which offices to be voted on appear on a ballot; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Rosenberg
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0327
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Ballots
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Judges
Orphans' Court
Petitions
Political Candidates
Political Parties
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(5-203, 5-301, 5-302, 5-706, 9-210)

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October 29, 2013 9:25 P.M.