HI SB1217 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future SB1217


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 25 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-01-27 - Referred to JDC, WAM.
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Proposes to amend the state Constitution to provide that, beginning with the 2026 general election, the minimum state residency requirement for a candidate for Governor or Lieutenant Governor shall be raised from 5 years to 30 years.

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Proposing To Amend Article V Of The State Constitution To Raise The State Residency Requirement For Candidates For Governor And Lieutenant Governor.



2023-01-27SenateReferred to JDC, WAM.
2023-01-25SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

SB1217 (Carry Over) 2023-01-27 - Referred to JDC, WAM.


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