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2014 Regular Session



Election Law - Petitions - Advance Determinations

Sponsored by:

Delegate Bobo


In the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that, under specified circumstances, the chief election official of the election authority shall prepare the format and a specified summary of an act or part of an act proposed to be petitioned to referendum; requiring the chief election official also to make a determination and certify the sufficiency of the petition within a specified time period; providing that a sponsor that seeks an advance determination of the sufficiency of a petition may not circulate the petition for signatures during a specified period; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Bobo, Bates, DeBoy, Guzzone, Malone, W. Miller, Pendergrass, and F. Turner
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
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Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Elections Supervisors
Elections, State Board of
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws

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October 24, 2017 1:54 P.M.