HB 2707 Electronic voting equipment; requirements and recount procedures.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Election procedures; voting equipment requirements; recounts. Prohibits future purchases of direct recording electronic (DRE) devices; and provides for the phase out of DRE devices as the devices now in operation wear out. Prohibits any form of wireless communication to or from voting or counting devices while polls are open on election day. Requires localities to provide accessible equipment for disabled voters. The bill deletes obsolete references to mechanical voting equipment and punchcard devices. The bill incorporates HBs 2077 and 2734 and as passed is identical to SB 840.

Full text:
01/10/07  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072214332  pdf | impact statement
02/02/07  House: Committee substitute printed 075594332-H1  pdf | impact statement
02/24/07  House: Conference substitute printed 072235332-H2  pdf
03/12/07  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2707ER)  pdf
04/12/07  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0939)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed
Senate amendments rejected
Conference amendments
Governor's recommendation

Status:
01/10/07  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072214332
01/10/07  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/18/07  House: Assigned P & E sub: #2 (Jones, S.C.)
02/02/07  House: Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (19-Y 3-N)
02/02/07  House: Committee substitute printed 075594332-H1
02/03/07  House: Read first time
02/05/07  House: Read second time
02/05/07  House: Committee substitute agreed to 075594332-H1
02/05/07  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2707H1
02/06/07  House: Read third time and passed House (81-Y 18-N)
02/06/07  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (81-Y 18-N)
02/06/07  House: Communicated to Senate
02/07/07  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/07  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/13/07  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (11-Y 2-N)
02/15/07  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N)
02/15/07  Senate: VOTE: (35-Y 0-N)
02/16/07  Senate: Read third time
02/16/07  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/16/07  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/16/07  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/19/07  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/20/07  Senate: Read third time
02/20/07  Senate: Committee amendments reconsidered (37-Y 2-N)
02/20/07  Senate: VOTE: (37-Y 2-N)
02/20/07  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/20/07  Senate: Committee amendment #1 agreed to
02/20/07  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/21/07  Senate: Read third time
02/21/07  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/21/07  Senate: Committee amendment #2 rejected
02/21/07  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/21/07  Senate: Amendment by Senator Devolites Davis agreed to
02/21/07  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/21/07  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (35-Y 4-N)
02/21/07  Senate: VOTE: (35-Y 4-N)
02/22/07  House: Placed on Calendar
02/22/07  House: Senate amendments rejected by House (8-Y 89-N)
02/22/07  House: VOTE: REJECTED (8-Y 89-N)
02/22/07  Senate: Senate insisted on amendments (30-Y 0-N)
02/22/07  Senate: VOTE: (30-Y 0-N)
02/22/07  Senate: Senate requested conference committee
02/22/07  House: House acceded to request
02/22/07  House: Conferees appointed by House
02/22/07  House: Delegates: Hugo, Rapp, Sickles
02/22/07  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
02/22/07  Senate: Senators: Martin, Obenshain, Puckett
02/24/07  House: Conference substitute printed 072235332-H2
02/24/07  House: Conference report agreed to by House (82-Y 14-N)
02/24/07  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (82-Y 14-N)
02/24/07  Senate: Reading of conference report waived
02/24/07  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (29-Y 11-N)
02/24/07  Senate: VOTE: (29-Y 11-N)
03/12/07  House: Enrolled
03/12/07  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2707ER)
03/12/07  Senate: Signed by President
03/13/07  House: Signed by Speaker
03/26/07  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/03/07  House: Placed on Calendar
04/04/07  House: House rejected Governor's recommendation (41-Y 59-N)
04/04/07  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (41-Y 59-N)
04/04/07  House: Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation rejected
04/04/07  House: Communicated to Governor
04/10/07  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 939 (effective 7/1/07)
04/12/07  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0939)