SB 456 Voting equipment; technical amendments to reflect updates in equipment technology.
Mark D. Obenshain | all patrons    ...    notes
| add to my profiles

Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Elections; voting equipment. Makes technical amendments to reflect updates in voting equipment technology. The bill also authorizes the State Board of Elections to conduct audits of ballot scanner machines; currently, these audits are conducted as part of a pilot program. Two outdated sections regarding mechanical voting devices and ballots generally are repealed. The bill contains an emergency clause. This bill is identical to HB 679.

Full text:
01/07/14  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101170D  pdf | impact statement
02/07/14  Senate: Printed as engrossed 14101170D-E  pdf | impact statement
03/06/14  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB456ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/03/14  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0540)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
01/07/14  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101170D
01/07/14  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/10/14  Senate: Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
02/04/14  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
02/06/14  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/14  Senate: Read second time
02/07/14  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/07/14  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/07/14  Senate: Emergency clause added
02/07/14  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB456E
02/07/14  Senate: Printed as engrossed 14101170D-E
02/10/14  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/14  House: Placed on Calendar
02/12/14  House: Read first time
02/12/14  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/13/14  House: Assigned P & E sub: Constitutional Amendments
02/17/14  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/28/14  House: Reported from Privileges and Elections (21-Y 0-N)
03/03/14  House: Read second time
03/04/14  House: Read third time
03/04/14  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/04/14  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/06/14  Senate: Enrolled
03/06/14  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB456ER)
03/06/14  House: Signed by Speaker
03/09/14  Senate: Signed by President
04/03/14  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 540 (effective 4/3/14)
04/03/14  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0540)