HI HB291 | 2018 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB291

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 23 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-11-30 - Carried over to 2018 Regular Session.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Requires elections by mail, beginning first with certain counties in the 2018 primary election, until the 2022 primary elections, when all elections are to be by mail. Clarifies the election laws to provide for elections by mail, including defining "absentee voting" and "election by mail", and stating how absentee ballots are to be prepared for counting and how and when the ballots are counted.

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Title

Relating To Elections.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2017-11-30 Carried over to 2018 Regular Session.
2017-01-23HouseReferred to JUD, referral sheet 2
2017-01-23HousePass First Reading
2017-01-20HousePending introduction.

Same As/Similar To

HB291 (Carry Over) 2017-01-23 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 2

Subjects


Hawaii State Sources


Bill Comments 750

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