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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 194
Election; county election superintendent; tabulation of absentee ballots; prior to the close of the polls on the day of primary, election or runoff
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elections and primaries generally, so as to provide in certain circumstances that the county election superintendent may begin the tabulation of absentee ballots prior to the close of the polls on the day of a primary, election, or runoff; to provide procedures for such tabulation; to provide that absentee ballots that are enclosed in an outer envelope but not contained in an inner envelope shall be counted; to provide that a person may cancel his or her absentee ballot under certain circumstances; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2007 - Effective Date
May/29/2007 - Act 261
May/29/2007 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
May/03/2007 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/20/2007 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Apr/20/2007 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Apr/20/2007 - House Third Readers
Apr/19/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/28/2007 - House Second Readers
Mar/27/2007 - House First Readers
Mar/20/2007 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/20/2007 - Senate Third Read
Mar/01/2007 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/28/2007 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/21/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/20/2007 - Senate Hopper
4/20/2007 Passed House by Rules Committee Substitute
Apr/20/2007 - Senate Vote #497Yea(45)Nay(3)NV(4)
Apr/20/2007 - House Vote #448Yea(160)Nay(2)NV(13)
Mar/20/2007 - Senate Vote #148Yea(53)Nay(0)NV(1)
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