Absentee ballot deadline; military voters ballot to be counted if received by 5 pm on tenth day. (SB152)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Absentee ballot deadline; military voters.  Provides that an absentee ballot will be counted if received by 5:00 p.m. on the tenth day following an election if cast by a voter who is eligible for an absentee ballot due to active duty military service, membership in the merchant marines, or temporary residence outside of the country, or the spouse or dependent residing with such a voter, where the voter requested the ballot prior to the deadline for making printed absentee ballots available and such ballot was not mailed or delivered until after such deadline had elapsed. Read the Bill »

Status

02/09/2010: Merged into SB55

History

DateAction
01/11/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100629D
01/11/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/25/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB152)
01/26/2010Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
02/09/2010Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (SB55-Martin) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)