SB 1304 Municipal elections; local option for timing of elections, effective date.
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Summary as introduced:
Local option for timing of municipal elections; effective date. Provides that the statutory authority allowing a city or town to move its local elections to the November general election date by ordinance notwithstanding a charter provision to the contrary shall be retroactively effective beginning on July 1, 2000, in keeping with the intent of the General Assembly when first granting such authority.

Full text:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103078D  pdf | impact statement
02/16/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1304ER)  pdf | impact statement
02/23/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0165)  pdf

Status:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103078D
01/10/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/17/17  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections (10-Y 0-N)
01/19/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/20/17  Senate: Passed by for the day
01/23/17  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
01/24/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/17  House: Placed on Calendar
01/31/17  House: Read first time
01/31/17  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/31/17  House: Assigned P & E sub: Campaigns
02/09/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/10/17  House: Reported from Privileges and Elections (17-Y 3-N)
02/13/17  House: Read second time
02/14/17  House: Read third time
02/14/17  House: Passed House (98-Y 0-N)
02/14/17  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Enrolled
02/16/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1304ER)
02/16/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/17/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/17/17  Senate: Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/17/17
02/17/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 24, 2017
02/23/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 165 (effective 7/1/17)
02/23/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0165)