Local advisory referenda; exception to rule that prohibits referendum from being placed on ballot. (SB1348)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; referenda; local advisory referenda. Provides for an exception to the rule that prohibits a referendum from being placed on the ballot unless specifically authorized by statute or by charter, allowing each locality to provide by ordinance a process for holding an advisory referendum provided such advisory referendum is placed on the ballot not more than once per calendar year. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101151D
01/13/2021Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/25/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1348)
01/26/2021Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)