SB1061

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Ballot Access - Voter Registration - Affiliating With a Party

Sponsored by:

Senator Kagan

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Allowing voters who have declined to affiliate with a political party to affiliate with a party at any time individuals may register to vote; requiring an election judge to follow certain procedures to determine the voter's qualifications if a voter who has declined to affiliate with a political party requests to affiliate with a party during early voting; altering provisions relating to early voting to allow voters who have declined to affiliate with a political party to affiliate with a party and be issued a ballot to vote; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kagan and Pinsky
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0280
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0064 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Ballots
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Local Government Mandates
Political Parties
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(3-303, 3-305)

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May 11, 2018 2:04 P.M.