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HB 681 - Special Elections for Statewide Office Vacancies - Key Vote

Missouri Key Votes

Stephen Webber voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (94-63) - (Key vote)

Title: Special Elections for Statewide Office Vacancies

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to replace the gubernatorial appointment process with special elections to fill vacancies for Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of State, State Auditor, State Treasurer, and US Senator.

Highlights:
-Requires a special election for vacancies in the positions of Lieutenant Governor¸ Attorney General, Secretary of State, State Auditor, State Senator, and State Treasurer (Sec.A). -Mandates that upon receiving notice of a vacancy in the above offices, the governor must issue a writ of election without delay (Sec.A). -Places the administration of special elections under the Secretary of State (Sec.A).
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Special Elections for Statewide Office Vacancies

Sponsors

  • Jason T. Smith (MO - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Ellen Brandom (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dan W. Brown (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Stanley Cox (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David 'Dave' Day (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bill Deeken (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Scott D. Dieckhaus (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John J. Diehl Jr. (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Sally A. Faith (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Barney Fisher (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ward Franz (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Doug Funderburk (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Chuck Gatschenberger (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Allen Icet (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kenny Jones (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Timothy W. Jones (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gayle Kingery (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Will Kraus (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Scott N. Largent (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom L. Loehner (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Brian Munzlinger (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bob 'Bob' Nance (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Brian D. Nieves (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Darrell Pollock (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bryan Pratt (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ronald F. 'Ron' Richard (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Marilyn M. Ruestman (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Don Ruzicka (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Rodney Schad (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dwight Scharnhorst (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ryan Silvey (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mike Thomson (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Steven Tilley (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Don Wells (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry D. Wilson (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dennis Wood (MO - R) (Out Of Office)