HB 559/LM (BR 266) - D. Horlander, A. Arnold, J. Barrows, L. Clark, P. Clark, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, C. Miller
AN ACT relating to elections.
Amend KRS 117.055 to require reporting on any precinct exceeding 700 votes cast in the last regular election, provide that the State Board of Elections may, in its discretion, withhold from a county the expenses of any election containing more than 1500 registered voters, excluding precincts using optical scan voting machines and those periods of time that the precinct boundaries are frozen under KRS 117.056; amend KRS 117.355 to delete reporting to the Registry of Election Finance, and provide for the reports under KRS 117.275(4) to be sent to the State Board of Elections within 30 days of any primary or general election.
HB 559 - AMENDMENTS
SCS/LM - Retain original provisions; amend KRS 117.066 to permit the use of supplemental paper ballots in the instance of a precinct with a small number of voters; provide for application to State Board of Elections; provide for counting of ballots as provided by KRS 117.275(8); amend KRS 118.215 to permit supplemental paper ballots for use in the case of a small precinct; EMERGENCY.
SCA (1/Title, A. Robinson) - Make title amendment.
Jan 31-introduced in House
Feb 1-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
Feb 5-posted in committee
Feb 7-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 8-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 15-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 19, 2002
Feb 21-3rd reading, passed 94-2
Feb 22-received in Senate
Feb 26-to State and Local Government (S)
Mar 5-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Mar 6-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 12-recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (S)
Mar 18-taken from committee; to Rules (S)
Mar 19-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 19, 2002; 3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Mar 20-received in House; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Mar 22-House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; passed 92-0
Mar 25-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
Mar 26-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
Apr 2-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 129)