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HB 70 (BR 1) - J. Crenshaw, E. Ballard, L. Belcher, J. Glenn, D. Graham, K. Hall, C. Hoffman, M. Marzian, T. McKee, R. Meeks, D. Owens, J. Richards, A. Simpson, R. Weston, S. Westrom

     AN ACT proposing an amendment to Section 145 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to persons entitled to vote.
     Propose to amend Section 145 of the Constitution of Kentucky to exclude a convicted felon from the right to vote only until expiration of probation, final discharge from parole, or maximum expiration of sentence; submit to the voters for ratification or rejection.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jun 3-To: Interim Joint Committee on State Government
     Jan 5-introduced in House; to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
     Feb 1-posting waived
     Feb 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 3-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 9-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 10, 2010
     Feb 10-3rd reading, passed 83-16
     Feb 11-received in Senate
     Feb 16-to State & Local Government (S)

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