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House Bill 1980

House Bill 1980

ARCHIVE (2003)

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DIGEST OF HB1980 (Updated April 22, 2003 2:34 PM - DI 84)

Authentication of ballots. Provides that whenever the individual who holds the office of circuit court clerk is a candidate on the ballot for any office, the individual's name or signature may not appear on the ballot except in the individual's capacity as a candidate, notwithstanding a law requiring the circuit court clerk's name or signature to appear on the ballot. Requires the election commission to prescribed a device or symbol other than the circuit court clerk's printed name or signature to authenticate ballots. Establishes a procedure for counting the ballot of an absent uniformed services voter when a ballot card voting system is used.
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