SB0141

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Election Law - Polling Places on College Campuses

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 1/26 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Requiring a local board of elections to establish a polling place at each senior institution of higher education in the county that has residential student housing on its campus; and defining the term "senior institution of higher education" as an institution of postsecondary education that generally limits enrollment to graduates of secondary schools and awards degrees at the baccalaureate or graduate level.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Zirkin
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
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
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
State Universities and Colleges
Students
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(10-101)

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January 26, 2017 3:42 P.M.