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Burges Amdt - Verification of Presidential Candidate's Birth Certificate - Key Vote

Arizona Key Votes

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NOTE: THIS IS A VOTE TO REMOVE THE LANGUAGE FROM THE LEGISLATION THAT WAS ADDED BY THE AMENDMENT.

Stage Details

Legislation - Motion Rejected (House) (22-31) - (Key vote)

Title: Verification of Presidential Candidate's Birth Certificate

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on a motion to exclude an amendment from SB 1024 that requires the national political party committee for a presidential candidate to submit to the Secretary of State documents that prove the candidate is a natural born citizen and meets the residency requirements for president within 10 days after the names of presidential candidates have been submitted.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits a candidate's name from appearing on the ballot if the Secretary of State has "reasonable cause" to believe that the candidate is not a citizen and does not meet the residency requirements for president.
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Verification of Presidential Candidate's Birth Certificate

Sponsors

  • Judy M. Burges (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
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