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House Bill 1423


House Bill 1423

ARCHIVE (2009)

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DIGEST OF HB1423 (Updated February 25, 2009 8:50 pm - DI 84)


Satellite voting locations. Requires the county election board of a county with a population of more than 400,000 to establish a satellite office in each municipality with a population of more than 60,000. Provides that the county election board of such a county may adopt a resolution to establish the hours of the satellite offices and other provisions the board considers useful in operating the satellite offices. Provides that if the county election board does not adopt a resolution, the satellite offices must be open during the same hours that the circuit court clerk's office is open for casting absentee ballots. Requires the procedure for casting an absentee ballot at a satellite office to be substantially the same as the procedure for casting an absentee ballot in the office of the circuit court clerk. Makes technical changes.
Current Status:
 In Committee - 2nd House
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