HB 367/LM (BR 1007) - R. Quarles, D. Owens, J. Tilley, M. Dossett, J. Jenkins, A. Koenig, B. Waide
AN ACT relating to nonpartisan elections.
Amend KRS 83A.045 and 83A.170 to require instruction of voters in a primary or regular election to vote for "up to" the number of candidates for which they may vote; amend KRS 83A.100 to require that the two (2) candidates for the office of legislative body member receiving the highest number of votes by eligible voters be deemed nominated from such ward; repeal KRS 83A.110 which provides staggered terms for legislative body members.
Feb 10-introduced in House
Feb 11-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
Feb 28-posted in committee
Mar 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 12-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 13, 2014
Mar 13-3rd reading, passed 99-0
Mar 14-received in Senate
Mar 17-taken from Committee on Committees (S); 1st reading; returned to Committee on Committees (S); to State & Local Government (S)
Mar 18-taken from State & Local Government (S); 2nd reading; returned to State & Local Government (S)
Mar 19-reported favorably, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 19, 2014; 3rd reading, passed 37-0
Mar 20-received in House; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
Mar 21-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
Apr 2-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 17)