MD HB595 | 2015 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 59-0)
Status: Introduced on February 12 2015 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2015-03-04 - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Altering the process for filling a vacancy in the office of United States Senator; repealing the authority of the Governor to make an appointment to fill a vacancy in the office of United States Senator under specified circumstances; requiring the Governor to issue a proclamation to call for a special primary election and a special general election to fill a vacancy in the office of United States Senator under specified circumstances; specifying the dates when a special election to fill a vacancy is to be held; etc.

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Title

Special Elections for United States Senate Vacancies Act

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2015-03-04HouseHearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
2015-02-12HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Subjects


Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments 750

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