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2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 244
Elections and voting; amend provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the O.C.G.A., relating to primaries and elections generally, so as to amend certain definitions; to authorize the Secretary of State to provide copies of the general election ballot and questions on compact disc or other media or an Internet website; to clarify the meaning of governing authority; to authorize the Secretary of State to review ballots for use on DRE units; to provide for certain training for poll officers; to change municipal qualifying periods; to provide that a candidate shall use the surname shown on such candidate´s voter registration card when qualifying for office; to provide that the form of a candidate´s name cannot be changed after the candidate qualifies; to provide for the offense of conspiracy to commit election fraud; to provide for effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2005 - Effective Date
Apr/22/2005 - Act 53
Apr/22/2005 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/11/2005 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/31/2005 - Senate Conference Committee Report Adopted
Mar/31/2005 - House Conference Committee Report Adopted
Mar/31/2005 - Senate Conference Committee Appointed 18th, 37th, 13th
Mar/31/2005 - House Conference Committee Appointed 119th, 179th, 50th
Mar/31/2005 - House Insisted
Mar/31/2005 - Senate Insisted
Mar/31/2005 - House Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/29/2005 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/29/2005 - Senate Third Read
Mar/22/2005 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/22/2005 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/12/2005 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/11/2005 - House Immediately Transmitted to Senate
Mar/11/2005 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/11/2005 - House Third Readers
Mar/11/2005 - House Third Readers
Mar/03/2005 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/03/2005 - House Second Readers
Feb/02/2005 - House First Readers
Feb/01/2005 - House Hopper
Footnotes
3/11/05 Modified Structured Rule; Passed House by Committee on Rules Substitute; Rule 33.7; 3/22/05 Minority Report filed in Senate
Votes
Mar/31/2005 - Senate Vote #565Yea(31)Nay(20)NV(2)
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Mar/31/2005 - Senate Vote #564Yea(33)Nay(19)NV(1)
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Mar/31/2005 - House Vote #511Yea(76)Nay(92)NV(7)
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Mar/31/2005 - House Vote #510Yea(91)Nay(75)NV(9)
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Mar/31/2005 - House Vote #497Yea(111)Nay(33)NV(33)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #457Yea(31)Nay(20)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #456Yea(20)Nay(31)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #455Yea(21)Nay(30)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #454Yea(20)Nay(31)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #453Yea(20)Nay(31)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #452Yea(19)Nay(31)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #451Yea(46)Nay(4)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #450Yea(21)Nay(30)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #449Yea(19)Nay(31)NV(1)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #448Yea(20)Nay(31)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #447Yea(19)Nay(31)NV(1)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #446Yea(21)Nay(30)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #445Yea(20)Nay(30)NV(1)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #444Yea(19)Nay(31)NV(1)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #443Yea(18)Nay(32)NV(1)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #442Yea(20)Nay(31)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #441Yea(20)Nay(31)NV(0)
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Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #440Yea(22)Nay(28)NV(1)
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Mar/11/2005 - House Vote #269Yea(98)Nay(65)NV(6)
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Mar/11/2005 - House Vote #268Yea(101)Nay(62)NV(6)
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Mar/11/2005 - House Vote #267Yea(66)Nay(96)NV(7)
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Mar/11/2005 - House Vote #266Yea(105)Nay(55)NV(9)
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Mar/11/2005 - House Vote #264Yea(69)Nay(92)NV(8)
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