House Bill 170

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Title AN ACT relating to presidential elections.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 26
Sponsors R. Palumbo, L. Belcher, M. Henley, C. Hoffman, J. Jenkins, J. Lee, M. Marzian, D. Owens, D. Pasley, J. Richards, D. Sims, S. Westrom
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 118 to set forth the agreement among the states to elect the president by national popular vote; create Article I to allow any state and D.C. to be a member of the agreement; create Article II to provide that member states shall conduct a statewide popular vote for election of President and Vice President; create Article III to specify the manner of appointing presidential electors in member states; create Article IV to provide that the compact shall take effect when states cumulatively possessing a majority of the electoral votes enact the agreement and allow a state to withdraw from the agreement; create Article V to set forth definitions of the compact.
Index Headings of Original Version Elections and Voting - Presidential election by national popular vote, compact for
Interstate Cooperation - Presidential election by national popular vote, compact for
Secretary of State - Presidential election by national popular vote, compact for
Uniform Laws - Presidential election by national popular vote, compact for
United States - Presidential election by national popular vote, compact for

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01/09/09
  • introduced in House
02/03/09
  • to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
02/04/09
  • posted in committee
02/24/09
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
02/25/09
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/03/09
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 4, 2009
03/11/09
  • returned to Rules


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