WV SB725 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 20 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-02-20 - To Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to require judicial runoff elections if the candidate with the highest number of votes in the primary election does not receive a majority of the total votes cast, and to indicate on each nonpartisan judicial ballot each candidate's political party affiliation for information purposes.

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Requiring runoff elections for judicial candidates



2023-02-20SenateTo Judiciary
2023-02-20SenateIntroduced in Senate
2023-02-17SenateTo Judiciary
2023-02-20SenateFiled for introduction


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