senate Bill S1062

Requires that voter registration forms be made available at federal, state and local government buildings and at other public places

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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  • 22 / Jan / 2009
    • REFERRED TO ELECTIONS
  • 10 / Feb / 2009
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.35
  • 11 / Feb / 2009
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 23 / Feb / 2009
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 26 / Feb / 2009
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 26 / Feb / 2009
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 26 / Feb / 2009
    • REFERRED TO ELECTION LAW
  • 06 / Jan / 2010
    • DIED IN ASSEMBLY
  • 06 / Jan / 2010
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 06 / Jan / 2010
    • REFERRED TO ELECTIONS

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6655
Versions:
S1062
Legislative Cycle:
2009-2010
Current Committee:
Senate Elections
Law Section:
Election Law

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BILL NUMBER: S1062

TITLE OF BILL :
An act to amend the election law, in relation to making mail
registration forms available in public buildings and other public
places


PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL :
To provide easy access to voter registration forms.

JUSTIFICATION :
All voting application forms should be made easily accessible to the
public.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY :
2007/2008 - S.1736 referred to Elections
2003-2004 - S.1310 referred to Elections
S.3908 - referred to Elections
A.2001 of 2000
01/20/99 referred to election law
01/05/00 referred to election law
06/13/00 held for consideration in election law

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS :
Each county board of elections shall make application forms available
to the public through distribution to federal, state and local
government buildings.

EFFECTIVE DATE :
Immediately.
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