CS/CS/HB 1325 (2017) -  Elections

by Government Accountability Committee and Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee and Renner (CO-SPONSORS) Caldwell
Revises definition of "marksense ballots"; revises provisions relating to elections, including candidate qualifications, official time of closing of polls, elector assistance, polling room or early voting area layout, election officials, & ballot requirements; requires officer who qualifies for federal public office to resign from office he or she presently holds if terms, or any part thereof, run concurrently; provides registration requirements for persons seeking to qualify for election as a candidate with no party affiliation; provides additional means by which certain candidates may pay qualifying fee; requires governing body of municipality to determine date on which initial & runoff elections for municipal office are held & provides options therefor; preempts to state authority to establish election dates for municipal elections; provides requirements for municipal recall election dates; repeals provisions relating to change of dates for cause in municipal elections; extends terms of incumbent elected municipal officers until next municipal election.
Effective Date: July 1, 2017
Last Event: 05/05/17 S Died in returning Messages on Friday, May 5, 2017 11:59 PM
Date Available for Final Passage: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 1:04 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

House Referrals

Related Bills

Bill Text

    • 855504 , Mayfield Date Filed: 05/05/17, Line#: 74 Senate: Withdrawn 5/5/2017 12:08:15 PM
    • 646064 , Passidomo Date Filed: 05/04/17, Line#: 131 Senate: Replaced by Substitute 5/5/2017 3:17:44 PM
    • AA 793256 , Mayfield Date Filed: 05/05/17, Line#: 54 Senate: Withdrawn 5/5/2017 12:07:47 PM
    • SD 918094 , Mayfield, Clemens Date Filed: 05/05/17, Line#: 0 House: Refuse to Concur 05/05/2017 08:15 PM
    • Senate: Adopted 05/05/2017 03:17 PM
    • AA 404769 , Caldwell Date Filed: 05/05/17, Line#: 163 House: Withdrawn 05/05/2017 07:02 PM
    • 617698 , Mayfield Date Filed: 05/05/17, Line#: 290 Senate: Withdrawn 5/5/2017 12:07:21 PM
    • 943440 , Mayfield Date Filed: 05/05/17, Line#: 460 Senate: Withdrawn 5/5/2017 12:07:36 PM
    • 340916 , Passidomo Date Filed: 05/04/17, Line#: 474 Senate: Withdrawn 5/5/2017 12:06:59 PM
    • 951695 , Caldwell Date Filed: 04/27/17, Line#: 303 House: Adopted 04/28/2017 01:04 PM
    • 319661 , Renner (GAC) Date Filed: 04/18/17, Line#: 0 House(c): Adopted 04/19/2017 02:44 PM
    • 083375 , Ingoglia (OTA) Date Filed: 03/28/17, Line#: 77 House(c): Adopted Without Objection 03/28/2017 08:46 PM
    • 359769 , Renner (OTA) Date Filed: 03/27/17, Line#: 216 House(c): Adopted Without Objection 03/28/2017 08:46 PM
    • 273743 , Slosberg (OTA) Date Filed: 03/27/17, Line#: 430 House(c): Failed to Adopt 03/28/2017 08:46 PM
    • AA 544037 , Ingoglia (OTA) Date Filed: 03/28/17, Line#: 10 House(c): Withdrawn 03/28/2017 08:46 PM

Vote History

Chamber Date Yeas Nays Action Action 2 Vote Detail Barcode
Chamber: House Date: 04/28/2017 01:12 PM   Yeas: 93 Nays: 24 Action: Action 2: Passage Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 350] Barcode:
Chamber: Senate Date: 05/05/2017 03:37 PM   Yeas: 35 Nays: 0 Action: Action 2: Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 52] Barcode:

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in returning Messages Time: 05/05/2017 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 05/05/2017 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S In returning messages Time: 05/05/2017 - 8:47 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Message sent to senate Time: 05/05/2017 - 8:46 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Refused to concur, requested Senate to recede Time: 05/05/2017 - 8:07 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Amendment 918094 Refuse to Concur Time: 05/05/2017 - 8:05 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Added to Senate Message List Time: 05/05/2017 - 7:42 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Amendment 404769 withdrawn Time: 05/05/2017 - 7:02 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Amendment 404769 filed Time: 05/05/2017 - 6:05 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H In Messages Time: 05/05/2017 - 4:34 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S CS passed as amended; YEAS 35 NAYS 0 -SJ 944 Time: 05/05/2017 - 3:37 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Read 3rd time -SJ 943, 944 Time: 05/05/2017 - 3:35 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Placed on 3rd reading Time: 05/05/2017 - 3:17 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Amendment(s) adopted (918094) -SJ 940 Time: 05/05/2017 - 3:17 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Read 2nd time -SJ 938 Time: 05/05/2017 - 3:08 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Substituted for SB 1160 -SJ 938 Time: 05/05/2017 - 3:08 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 938 Time: 05/05/2017 - 3:08 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Withdrawn from Ethics and Elections; Rules -SJ 938 Time: 05/05/2017 - 3:08 PM Member: Committee: Ethics and Elections Version: e1
Event: S Received -SJ 610 Time: 05/01/2017 - 6:57 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Referred to Ethics and Elections; Rules -SJ 610 Time: 04/30/2017 - 8:51 AM Member: Committee: Ethics and Elections Version: e1
Event: H Message sent to senate Time: 04/28/2017 - 3:11 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S In Messages Time: 04/28/2017 - 3:10 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H CS passed as amended; YEAS 93, NAYS 24 Time: 04/28/2017 - 1:12 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Amendment 951695 adopted Time: 04/28/2017 - 1:04 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Read 3rd time Time: 04/28/2017 - 1:03 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Added to Third Reading Calendar Time: 04/27/2017 - 5:51 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Amendment 951695 filed Time: 04/27/2017 - 5:45 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Placed on 3rd reading Time: 04/27/2017 - 3:07 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Read 2nd time Time: 04/27/2017 - 3:05 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/27/2017) Time: 04/24/2017 - 10:18 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Added to Second Reading Calendar Time: 04/21/2017 - 2:23 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Bill referred to House Calendar Time: 04/21/2017 - 2:23 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 04/20/2017 - 8:18 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H CS Filed Time: 04/20/2017 - 11:09 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a) Time: 04/20/2017 - 11:09 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Reported out of Government Accountability Committee Time: 04/20/2017 - 11:02 AM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: c1
Event: H Favorable with CS by Government Accountability Committee Time: 04/19/2017 - 2:44 PM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: c1
Event: H Added to Government Accountability Committee agenda Time: 04/17/2017 - 4:19 PM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: c1
Event: H Now in Government Accountability Committee Time: 03/30/2017 - 6:31 PM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Government Accountability Committee Time: 03/30/2017 - 6:31 PM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/29/2017 - 10:29 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 03/29/2017 - 6:53 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a) Time: 03/29/2017 - 6:53 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee Time: 03/29/2017 - 6:33 PM Member: Committee: Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee Time: 03/28/2017 - 8:46 PM Member: Committee: Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee agenda Time: 03/24/2017 - 4:12 PM Member: Committee: Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Now in Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee Time: 03/10/2017 - 9:26 AM Member: Committee: Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Government Accountability Committee Time: 03/10/2017 - 9:26 AM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 03/10/2017 - 9:26 AM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee Time: 03/10/2017 - 9:26 AM Member: Committee: Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/07/2017 - 10:58 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 03/06/2017 - 1:47 PM Member: Renner Committee: Version: __