HB1227

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

General Assembly - Appointment to Vacancy in Office - Procedure

Sponsored by:

Delegate Braveboy

Status:

In the House - Hearing 3/11 at 2:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Prohibiting, except under specified circumstances, the Governor from refusing to appoint the individual whose name was submitted by a specified central committee to fill a vacancy in the office of Delegate or Senator; authorizing, under specified circumstances, a central committee to withdraw the name of an individual submitted to the Governor; requiring, if a name is withdrawn, the central committee to submit a new name within a specified time period; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Braveboy and O'Donnell
Additional Facts:Bill is a Constitutional Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Contingency - on a referendum
Committee(s):
Rules and Executive Nominations
Broad Subject(s):State Government - General Assembly
Narrow Subject(s):Constitutional Amendments
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Governor
Political Committees
Referendum
Statutes:Article - III - Legislative Department
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October 29, 2013 9:43 P.M.