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2018 Regular Session



General Assembly - Special Election to Fill a Vacancy in Office

Sponsored by:

Delegate Moon


In the House - Hearing 2/06 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 certain date; requiring that a special election be held at the same time as a certain 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 certain date; submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adoption or rejection; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Moon, Parrott, Angel, Barkley, Barron, Brooks, Carr, Corderman, Ebersole, Gutierrez, Hill, Korman, Kramer, Krimm, Lierman, Luedtke, Malone, A. Miller, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Proctor, Tarlau, Valderrama, and Valentino-Smith
Additional Facts:Bill is a Constitutional Bill
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0361 Session: 2017 Regular Session
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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February 7, 2018 10:06 A.M.