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Election Law - General Assembly Candidate Residency Form - Requirement

Sponsored by:

Senator Kelley


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Requiring an individual seeking to become a candidate for the General Assembly of Maryland to file a candidate residency form with the individual's certificate of candidacy; requiring the individual to state specified information on the form and explain specified discrepancies; altering the circumstances under which an individual may become a candidate for public or party office; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kelley, DeGrange, Edwards, Guzzone, King, Madaleno, Manno, Norman, Peters, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0444
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Forms
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Political Candidates
Political Parties
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(5-202, 5-301, 5-304)

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