2013 Regular Session



Election Law - Petitions - Confidentiality

Sponsored by:

Delegate Robinson, B.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting a sponsor or circulator of a petition from disclosing to the public specified information that an individual includes on a petition; prohibiting public inspection of a petition after the petition is filed with the State Board of Elections or a county board of elections, subject to an exception; requiring a custodian to permit a person to inspect a petition if the person requires access to the petition to facilitate judicial review of a determination concerning the sufficiency of the petition; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate B. Robinson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Ways and Means
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Disclosure
Elections Supervisors
Elections, State Board of
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
Public Information
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(6-101, 6-203, 6-205)
Article - State Government

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October 24, 2017 12:59 P.M.