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SB 142/LM (BR 1417) - E. Harris

     AN ACT relating to elections.
     Amend KRS 242.020 to require petitions for local option elections to contain legibly printed names; change petition requirement from date of birth to year of birth and delete requirement of Social Security number; amend KRS 242.030 to require local option elections to be held on the same day as a primary or regular election and to establish filing deadlines for petitions; amend KRS 242.040, 242.1242, 242.1244, 242.125, 242.1292, 242.1297, and 242.185 to conform.


     SFA (1, J. Higdon) - Retain original provisions and add a requirement that any local option election held other than on the day of a primary or regular election will be paid for by the petitioners that signed the petition.

     Feb 12-introduced in Senate
     Feb 14-to State & Local Government (S)
     Feb 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 21-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, February 22, 2013; floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 22-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, passed 34-1 with floor amendment (1)
     Feb 25-received in House
     Feb 26-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)

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