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SB 571 - Amends Ballot Advertising Restrictions - Michigan Key Vote

Wayne Schmidt voted Yea (Concurrence Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -
Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (25-12) - (Key vote)
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Title: Amends Ballot Advertising Restrictions

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that prohibits a public entity from using public funds to communicate with voters about local ballots questions.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits a public entity from using public funds to communicate a local ballot question to the relevant voters through radio, television, mass mailing, or prerecorded telephone message 60 days before an election (Sec. 57).
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 - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (58-48) - (Key vote)
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Title: Amends Ballot Advertising Restrictions

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

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits a public entity from using public funds to communicate with voters about local ballot questions.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits a public entity from using public funds to communicate a local ballot question to voters through radio, television, mass mailing, or prerecorded telephone message 60 days before an election (Sec. 57).
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 - Bill Passed (Senate) (38-0) -

Title: Amends Ballot Advertising Restrictions

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Amends Ballot Advertising Restrictions

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