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HB 237 - Mandatory Election Recounts - Key Vote

New Mexico Key Votes

Bill Richardson signed this Legislation.

Read statements Bill Richardson made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) -
Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Mandatory Election Recounts

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (20-17) - (Key vote)

Title: Mandatory Election Recounts

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires an automatic recount of votes when the margin between two leading candidates for state or federal office is less than 0.5 percent of the total votes cast.

Highlights:
- Extends the recount requirements to primary as well as general elections [sec 1 (A)]. - Reimburses counties for the costs of the recount (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (37-21) - (Key vote)

Title: Mandatory Election Recounts

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires an automatic recount of votes when the margin between two leading candidates for state or federal office is less than 0.5 percent of the total votes cast.

Highlights:
- Reimburses counties for the costs of the recount (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Mandatory Election Recounts

Sponsors

  • Jose A. Campos II (NM - D) (Out Of Office)
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