DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Ballot vacancies. Provides that if a candidate dies, withdraws, or is disqualified after the delivery of absentee ballots to the clerk, the name of the candidate remains on the ballot and the candidate vacancy is not filled for a general, municipal, or special election. Provides that if the candidate wins the election, the office vacancy is filled under existing law. Repeals statutes concerning the filling of late candidate vacancies, the reprinting of ballots, and procedures for updating ballots after printing.