Key Votes

HB 6342 - Attorney General Candidate Qualifications - Key Vote

Connecticut Key Votes




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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (91-51) - (Key vote)

Title: Attorney General Candidate Qualifications

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that amends the eligibility requirements for candidates seeking the position of Attorney General.

  • Requires all candidates for Attorney General to have been admitted to the state bar for a continuous period of at least 10 years immediately prior to taking office, whereas existing law required that a candidate must have been an attorney in "active practice" for a minimum of 10 years (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Attorney General Candidate Qualifications

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