KY HB274 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Vetoed on April 26 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-04-26 - vetoed
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]


Amend KRS 117.085 to require that all requests for an application for a mail-in absentee ballot be received by the county clerk by the close of business hours fourteen days before the election; permit a county clerk to transmit an application for a mail-in absentee ballot to the voter by electronic mail; require cancellation of a mail-in absentee ballot no later than fourteen days before the election; amend KRS 117.075 to make technical corrections and to conform; amend KRS 117A.060 and 117A.070 to conform.

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AN ACT relating to elections.


Roll Calls

2018-04-14 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 753 (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-02-14 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 136 (Y: 95 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2018-04-14Housedelivered to Governor
2018-04-14Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2018-04-14Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2018-04-14Housereceived in House
2018-04-14Senate3rd reading, passed 38-0
2018-04-13Senatepassed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
2018-04-02Senatepassed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
2018-03-29Senateposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, April 2, 2018
2018-03-27Senatereported favorably, to Rules as a consent bill
2018-03-20Senatereturned to State & Local Government (S)
2018-03-20Senate2nd reading
2018-03-20Senatetaken from State & Local Government (S)
2018-03-19Senatereturned to State & Local Government (S)
2018-03-19Senate1st reading
2018-03-19Senatetaken from State & Local Government (S)
2018-02-16Senateto State & Local Government (S)
2018-02-15Senatereceived in Senate
2018-02-14House3rd reading, passed 95-0
2018-02-13Houseposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 14, 2018
2018-02-13House2nd reading, to Rules
2018-02-12Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
2018-02-08Houseposted in committee
2018-02-01Houseto Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
2018-01-30Houseintroduced in House

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