FL S1246 | 2014 | Regular Session

Status

Status: Introduced on February 25 2014 - 25% progress
Action: 2014-03-04 - Introduced
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Citing this act as the "Florida Voting Rights Act"; requiring the Attorney General or attorney of a political subdivision to petition the Florida Supreme Court for review of any change in voting qualifications, prerequisites, standards, practices, or procedures; requiring the court to enter a judgment within a specified timeframe; prohibiting the state or its political subdivisions from enforcing a change in voting before a judgment is entered; providing that finding of a specific intent to discriminate is not required to invalidate a change, etc.

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Title

Elections

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2014-03-04SenateIntroduced
2014-02-28SenateReferred to Ethics and Elections; Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations
2014-02-25SenateFiled

Same As/Similar To

H1079 (Similar To) 2014-03-05 - Referred to Ethics and Elections Subcommittee; Civil Justice Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
97029Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources


Bill Comments

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