06RS HB438


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HB 438 (BR 1613) - B. Montell, A. Arnold, D. Graham

     AN ACT relating to elections and declaring an emergency.
     Amend KRS 117.255 to create an exception to the two-minute time period allowed for each voter to occupy a voting booth for disabled persons.


     SCS - Retain original provisions; amend KRS 118.125, 118.165, 118.315, 118A.060, and 83A.045 to prohibit signatures for nominations papers from being affixed on the documents to be filed prior to the first Wednesday after the first Monday in November of the year preceding the year in which the office will appear on the ballot; amend KRS 118.227 to require the Secretary of State to certify any changes made to a slate of candidates to the appropriate county clerk, registry, and the state board of elections; amend KRS 117.995 to provide that any person who applies for an absentee ballot on an application, other than a federal postcard application, that was not furnished by the county clerk is guilty of a Class D felony.

     Jan 23-introduced in House
     Jan 24-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
     Jan 31-posted in committee
     Feb 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 3-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 7, 2006
     Mar 15-3rd reading, passed 98-0
     Mar 16-received in Senate
     Mar 20-to State and Local Government (S)
     Mar 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 23-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 24, 2006
     Mar 24-3rd reading, passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute ; received in House; to Rules (H); posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute

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