SB 83 Absentee voting; qualified voters to provide a reason for not being able to vote on election day.
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Summary as introduced:
Elections; absentee voting.  Provides that qualified voters may vote absentee in person without providing an excuse or reason for not being able to vote in person on election day. The bill retains the present statutory list of specific reasons entitling a voter to cast an absentee ballot for those persons who vote absentee by mail.

Full text:
01/05/10  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100369D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/05/10  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100369D
01/05/10  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/19/10  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections (12-Y 3-N)
01/21/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/22/10  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
01/25/10  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 10-N)
02/17/10  House: Placed on Calendar
02/17/10  House: Read first time
02/17/10  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/19/10  House: Assigned P & E sub: #2 Elections
03/02/10  House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table by voice vote
03/14/10  House: Left in Privileges and Elections