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SB 5978 - 2015-16

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Modifying presidential primary provisions.

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History of the Bill

as of Monday, April 27, 2015 10:25 PM

 Sponsors:Senators Roach, Liias, Fain
 By Request:Secretary of State
 Companion Bill:HB 2139
  Feb 13 First reading, referred to Government Operations & Security. (View Original Bill)
  Feb 19 Public hearing and executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Government Operations & Security at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
  Feb 20 GOS - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
   And refer to Ways & Means.
   On motion, referred to Rules.
  Feb 23 Made eligible to be placed on second reading.
  Feb 26 Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
  Mar 3 Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
   Third reading, passed; yeas, 36; nays, 12; absent, 0; excused, 1. (View Roll Calls)
  Mar 5 First reading, referred to State Government (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report).
  Mar 12 Public hearing in the House Committee on State Government at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
  Apr 17 Committee relieved of further consideration.
   Referred to Appropriations.
  Apr 20 Public hearing in the House Committee on Appropriations at 8:30 AM. (Committee Materials)
  Apr 24 By resolution, returned to Senate Rules Committee for third reading.

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Original Bill
Bill Digest
Senate Bill Report (Orig.)
Senate Bill Report
House Bill Analysis 2015

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Feb 19, 2015 Senate Government Operations & Security at 10:00 AM
Mar 12, 2015 House State Government at 1:30 PM
Apr 20, 2015 House Appropriations at 8:30 AM