SB0367

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Election Law - Petitions - Confidentiality

Sponsored by:

Senator Jacobs

Status:

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


Synopsis:Prohibiting public inspection of a petition after the petition is filed with the State Board of Elections or a county board of elections, with a specified 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; providing that a custodian may not disclose personal information contained in a petition to the general public; defining a term; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Jacobs
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0729
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0091 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Disclosure
Elections Supervisors
Elections, State Board of
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
Petitions
Privacy
Public Information
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(6-205)
Article - State Government
(10-616)

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October 24, 2017 1:08 P.M.