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HB 12 - Elections; Voting; State of Emergency - Key Vote

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Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (66-32) - (Key vote)

Title: Elections; Voting; State of Emergency

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with Senate amendments and pass a bill that allows any person displaced by a gubernatorially declared state of emergency who registered to vote by mail between October 5, 2004 and September 25, 2005 and sent in an affidavit about his or her eligibility to vote to cast an absentee ballot by mail. This bill expires on July 16, 2006.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (20-16) - (Key vote)

Title: Elections; Voting; State of Emergency

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows any person displaced by a gubernatorially declared state of emergency who registered to vote by mail between October 5, 2004 and September 25, 2005 and sent in an affidavit about his or her eligibility to vote to cast an absentee ballot by mail. This bill expires on July 16, 2006.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (71-29) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Elections; Voting; State of Emergency

Sponsors

  • Jalila Jefferson-Bullock (LA - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Cheryl Artise Gray Evans (LA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Willie Hunter Jr. (LA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles D. 'C.D.' Jones (LA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Cedric L. Richmond (LA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Charmaine L. Marchand Stiaes (LA - D) (Out Of Office)
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