HB 2566 Announcement of results in presidential elections.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)
Announcement of results in presidential elections. Prohibits election officials and persons present in the polling place to observe the ascertainment of the results from making any public announcement of precinct results in a presidential election until the polls are closed in the 48 contiguous states and the District of Columbia. A violation of the prohibition is a Class 3 misdemeanor. The bill's provisions will expire July 1, 2004, unless approximately two-thirds of the states and of the population east of the Mississippi River have passed a like prohibition.

Full text:
01/08/03  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/03 035048928  pdf
02/03/03  House: Printed as engrossed 035048928-E  pdf
02/05/03  House: Engrossed bill reprinted 035048928-E  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/08/03  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/03 035048928
01/08/03  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/31/03  House: Reported from P. & E. w/amendment (15-Y 7-N)
02/01/03  House: Read first time
02/03/03  House: Read second time
02/03/03  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/03/03  House: Amendment by Del. May agreed to
02/03/03  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/03/03  House: Printed as engrossed 035048928-E
02/04/03  House: Read third time and passed House (77-Y 23-N)
02/04/03  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (77-Y 23-N)
02/04/03  House: Communicated to Senate
02/05/03  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/03  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/05/03  House: Engrossed bill reprinted 035048928-E
02/18/03  Senate: Left in Privileges and Elections