FL H1261 | 2011 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 4-2)
Status: Engrossed on April 26 2011 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2011-05-07 - Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Revises terminology relating to election ballots; transfers to new subsection requirements applicable to joint resolutions; provides that joint resolution may include ballot summary or alternate ballot summaries, listed in order of preference, describing chief purpose of amendment or revision in clear & unambiguous language; requires joint resolution to specify placement on ballot of ballot title & either ballot summary embodied in joint resolution or full text of proposed amendment or revision, etc.

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Roll Calls

2011-04-21 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#277 (Y: 79 N: 38 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2011-05-07 Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2011-04-26 In Messages
2011-04-21 Read 3rd time -HJ 750
2011-04-20 Read 2nd time -HJ 713
2011-04-18 Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/20/11
2011-04-15 Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
2011-04-14 CS/CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 11 NAYS 6 -HJ 660
2011-04-12 On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/14/11, 9:00 am, 404 HOB
2011-04-08 Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
2011-04-07 CS by State Affairs Committee; YEAS 11 NAYS 5 -HJ 601
2011-04-05 PCS on Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 04/07/11, 8:00 am, Morris Hall
2011-03-14 Referred to State Affairs Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 220
2011-03-08 Introduced -HJ 114
2011-03-04 Filed

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