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SB 5171 - 2011-12
Facilitating voting for service and overseas voters.
Sponsors: Hobbs, Roach, Swecker, Pridemore, Shin, King, Kilmer, Hill, Keiser, McAuliffe
Companion Bill: HB 1080
Bill History

2011 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 17
First reading, referred to Government Operations, Tribal Relations & Elections. (View Original Bill)
Jan 31
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Government Operations, Tribal Relations & Elections at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 7
Executive action scheduled, but no action was taken in the Senate Committee on Government Operations, Tribal Relations & Elections at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 14
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Government Operations, Tribal Relations & Elections at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 15
GO - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Mar 2
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Mar 3
1st substitute bill substituted (GO 11). (View 1st Substitute)
Floor amendment(s) adopted.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Mar 4
Rules suspended.
Returned to second reading for amendment.
Floor amendment(s) adopted.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 47; nays, 1; absent, 0; excused, 1. (View 1st Engrossed) (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 7
First reading, referred to State Government & Tribal Affairs. (View Original Bill)
Mar 10
Public hearing in the House Committee on State Government & Tribal Affairs at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Mar 21
Executive action taken in the House Committee on State Government & Tribal Affairs at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
SGTA - Executive action taken by committee.
SGTA - Majority; do pass with amendment(s). (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Mar 24
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Mar 31
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Apr 9
Committee amendment adopted as amended.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 94; nays, 1; absent, 0; excused, 2. (View 2nd Engrossed) (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Apr 14
Senate concurred in House amendments.
Passed final passage; yeas, 46; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 3. (View Roll Calls)
Apr 15
President signed.

IN THE HOUSE

Apr 18
Speaker signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Apr 19
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
May 16
Governor signed.
Chapter 349, 2011 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 1/1/2012*.
Available Documents
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Fiscal Note
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