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HB 980 - Authorizes Felons to Vote While on Parole - Maryland Key Vote

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Legislation - Veto Override Passed (Senate) (29-18) - (Key vote)
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Title: Authorizes Felons to Vote While on Parole

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to override a veto of a bill that authorizes an individual convicted of a felony to vote upon leaving prison for a term of parole or probation, effective July 1, 2015.

Note:

NOTE: A THREE- FIFTHS MAJORITY OF THE ELECTED MEMBERS IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

NOTE: THIS VOTE RECONSIDERS A PREVIOUS VOTE.

Legislation - Veto Override Failed (Senate) (28-18) -

Title: Authorizes Felons to Vote While on Parole

Legislation - Veto Override Passed (House) (85-56) - (Key vote)
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Title: Authorizes Felons to Vote While on Parole

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

Vote to override a veto of a bill that authorizes an individual convicted of a felony to vote upon leaving prison for a term of parole or probation, effective July 1, 2015.

Note:

NOTE: A THREE- FIFTHS MAJORITY OF THE ELECTED MEMBERS IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Authorizes Voting Upon Release from Prison

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (32-15) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (82-57) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Authorizes Felons to Vote While on Parole

Sponsors

  • Cory V. McCray (MD - D) (Out Of Office)

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