IN SB0391 | 2016 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2016 - 25% progression
Action: 2016-01-12 - First reading: referred to Committee on Elections
Pending: Senate Elections Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Straight ticket voting. Removes a voter's option to vote for all candidates of a political party or an independent ticket at one time (straight ticket voting) in a general or municipal election, except for candidates for presidential electors. Repeals superseded statutes relating to straight ticket voting.

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Title

Straight ticket voting. Removes a voter's option to vote for all candidates of a political party or an independent ticket at one time (straight ticket voting) in a general or municipal election, except for candidates for presidential electors. Repeals superseded statutes relating to straight ticket voting.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2016-01-12SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Elections
2016-01-12SenateAuthored by Senator Delph
2016-01-12SenateSenators Merritt, Schneider, Young, M. added as coauthors
2016-01-12SenateSenator Waltz added as third author
2016-01-12SenateSenator Miller, Pat added as second author

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