KY HB141 | 2012 | Regular Session

Status

Status: Introduced on January 3 2012 - 25% progress, died in committee
Action: 2012-01-26 - posted in committee
Pending: House Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [MS Word]

Summary

Create a new section of KRS Chapter 118 to set forth the agreement among the states to elect the President by national popular vote; create Article I to allow any state and the District of Columbia to be a member of the agreement; create Article II to provide that member states shall conduct a statewide popular vote for the election of President and Vice President; create Article III to specify the manner of appointing presidential electors in member states; create Article IV to provide that the compact shall take effect when states cumulatively possessing a majority of the electoral votes enact the agreement and allow a state to withdraw from the agreement; create Article V to set forth definitions of the compact.

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Title

AN ACT relating to presidential elections.

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History

DateChamberAction
2012-01-26 posted in committee
2012-01-03 to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
2012-01-03 introduced in House

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