WV HB2309 | 2020 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB2309


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 8 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-08 - To House Political Subdivisions
Pending: House Political Subdivisions Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to allow municipalities to cancel municipal elections and appoint candidates by acclamation, if there is only one candidate running for each municipal office up for election.

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Allowing municipalities to cancel elections when only one person is running



2020-01-08HouseTo House Political Subdivisions
2020-01-08HouseIntroduced in House
2020-01-08HouseTo Political Subdivisions then Judiciary
2020-01-08HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB2309 (Carry Over) 2019-01-23 - To House Judiciary


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