HJ 703 Study; joint committee to study the streamlining of special elections in the Commonwealth; report.
Mark D. Sickles | all patrons    ...    notes
| add to my profiles

Summary as introduced:
Study; joint committee to study the streamlining of special elections in the Commonwealth; report. Establishes a joint committee of the House and Senate Committees on Privileges and Elections to study the streamlining of special elections in the Commonwealth. In conducting its study, the joint committee is to (i) review the current laws governing special elections, (ii) evaluate the costs borne in recent years by the localities to conduct special elections as compared to voter turnout at such elections, and (iii) consider options for a cohesive set of laws to govern special elections and for scheduling special elections, including the merits of establishing a uniform schedule. General registrars, members of local electoral boards, and other elections administrators will be invited to participate in the study.

Full text:
01/11/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101228D  pdf

Status:
01/11/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101228D
01/11/17  House: Referred to Committee on Rules
01/12/17  House: Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/26/17  House: Tabled in Rules by voice vote