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SB124

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SB 124/LM (BR 452) - D. Williams

     AN ACT relating to elections.
     Amend KRS 83A.045 and 118.165 to change the filing deadline from the last Tuesday in January to the last Tuesday in April for candidates; amend KRS 118.367 to change the filing deadline from april 1 to the last Tuesday in april for independent candidates; amend KRS 118.367 to change the filing deadline from April 1 so the last Tuesday in April for independent candidates; amend KRS 117.045 to change the date from March 20 to June 20 for county boards if elections to appoint election officers for each precinct, change the date from March 15 to June 15 for county executive committees to compile a list of names of persons to be appointed as election officers; amend KRS 118.215 to change notification dates to the State Board from the county clerks from February to May preceding the primary and from August to September preceding the general election; amend KRS 118.561 to change the date of the presidential preference primary from May to August; amend 118.225, 118.591, 118.601, and 118A.060 to conform.

SB 124 - AMENDMENTS


     SCS/LM - Retain original provisions; amend KRS 117.355 to change the number of days from 30 to 20 for county boards of election to transmit certain specified election information to the State Board of Elections; amend KRS 118.215 to set forth that notification to the State Board of Election regarding the number of candidates on a ballot be made no later than the last Tuesday in August preceding a regular election.

     Feb 10-introduced in Senate
     Feb 12-to State & Local Government (S)
     Mar 3-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to State & Local Government (S)
     Mar 4-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute
     Mar 5-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 5, 2009; 3rd reading, passed 25-10-2 with Committee Substitute ; received in House
     Mar 6-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)

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