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SB 47 - Prohibits Collection of Petition Signatures after Filing - Key Vote

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William Coley II voted Yea (Concurrence Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibits Collection of Petition Signatures after Filing

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (23-10) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Collection of Petition Signatures after Filing

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that prohibits the collection of signatures for a petition while the Secretary of State determines the sufficiency of the number of signatures on the petition.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits petitioners from collecting or filing signatures after a petition has been submitted to the Secretary of State for verification (Sec. 1).
  • Authorizes petitioners to collect and file signatures for up to an additional 10 days if the Secretary of State determines that the submitted petition requires more signatures (Sec. 1).
  • Specifies that a signature obtained more than 1 year before the petition is filed is not valid (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits an individual from signing a petition unless the individual is registered to vote and lives in a precinct in which the subject of the petition will appear on the ballot (Sec. 1).
  • Specifies that only individuals who are 18 years or older and a resident of Ohio may circulate  an initiative or referendum petition (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (57-38) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Collection of Petition Signatures after Filing

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits the collection of signatures for a petition while the Secretary of State determines the sufficiency of the number of signatures on the petition.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits petitioners from collecting or filing signatures after a petition has been submitted to the Secretary of State for verification (Sec. 1).
  • Authorizes petitioners to collect and file signatures for up to an additional 10 days if the Secretary of State determines that the submitted petition requires more signatures (Sec. 1).
  • Specifies that a signature obtained more than 1 year before the petition is filed is not valid (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits an individual from signing a petition unless the individual is registered to vote and lives in a precinct in which the subject of the petition will appear on the ballot (Sec. 1).
  • Specifies that only individuals who are 18 years or older and a resident of Ohio may circulate  an initiative or referendum petition (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (23-10) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Collection of Petition Signatures after Filing

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits the collection of signatures for a petition while the Secretary of State determines the sufficiency of the number of signatures on the petition.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits petitioners from collecting or filing signatures after a petition has been submitted to the Secretary of State for verification (Sec. 1).
  • Authorizes petitioners to collect and file signatures for up to an additional 10 days if the Secretary of State determines that the submitted petition requires more signatures (Sec. 1).
  • Specifies that a signature obtained more than 1 year before the petition is filed is not valid (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits an individual from signing a petition unless the individual is registered to vote and lives in a precinct in which the subject of the petition will appear on the ballot (Sec. 1).
  • Specifies that only individuals who are 18 years or older and a resident of Ohio may circulate an initiative or referendum petition (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prohibits Collection of Petition Signatures after Filing

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