SB 1236 Candidate petitions; reduces number of signatures required for statewide candidates.
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Summary as introduced:
Candidate petitions; number of signatures required for statewide candidates. Reduces the number of signatures that an independent candidate or a candidate for nomination by primary is required to gather on the candidate petition when seeking to qualify as a candidate for the United States Senate, Governor, Lieutenant Governor, or Attorney General from 10,000 signatures, including at least 400 from each congressional district, to 5,000 signatures, including at least 200 from each congressional district.

Full text:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100999D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100999D
01/10/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/17/17  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections (5-Y 4-N 1-A)
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 (19-Y 19-N 1-A)
01/24/17  Senate: Chair votes Yes
01/24/17  Senate: Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (34-Y 5-N)
01/24/17  Senate: Defeated by Senate (18-Y 21-N)