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HB 52/LM (BR 15) - J. Wayne, L. Clark, R. Meeks

     AN ACT relating to voting.
     Amend KRS 117.085 to allow voting before election day for caretakers of voters who are scheduled to have surgery that will require hospitalization on election day.


     HFA (1, J. Wayne) - Amend the provision regarding in person absentee voting by voters having surgery requiring hospitalization and their designated caretakers to require the application to state the name of the facility where surgery will be conducted, to require the voter to designate the caretaker in an affidavit to the county clerk, and to define "designated caretaker."

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 6-introduced in House
     Jan 7-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
     Feb 5-posted in committee
     Feb 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 11-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 12-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 13, 2009
     Feb 23-floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 25-3rd reading, passed 97-1 with floor amendment (1)
     Feb 26-received in Senate
     Mar 2-to State & Local Government (S)
     Mar 10-taken from committee

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