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SB 5459 - 2023-24
Concerning requests for records containing election information.
Sponsors: Hunt, Kuderer, Valdez, Wilson, C.
Bill Status-at-a-Glance
See Bill History for complete details on the bill
As of Monday, May 20, 2024 08:35 PM
Current Version:
SB 5459
Current Status:
C 404 L 23
Where is it in the process?
IntroducedIn CommitteeOn FloorCalendarPassedChamberIn the Senate:In the House:
After Passage:Passed LegislatureOn Governor'sDeskGovernor ActedSession Law

Bill Status-at-a-Glance

As of Monday, May 20, 2024 08:35 PM
See Bill History for complete details on the bill
Current Version:
SB 5459
Current Status:
C 404 L 23
Where is it in the process?
IntroducedIn CommitteeOn FloorCalendarPassedChamber
Senate:
House:
Passed LegislatureOn Governor'sDeskGovernor ActedSession Law
AfterPassage:
Bill History

2023 REGULAR SESSION

IN THE SENATE

Jan 19
First reading, referred to State Government & Elections. (View Original Bill)
Jan 31
Public hearing scheduled, but not heard in the Senate Committee on State Government & Elections at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 3
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on State Government & Elections at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 7
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on State Government & Elections at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
SGE - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Feb 8
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Feb 27
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Feb 28
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 43; nays, 4; absent, 0; excused, 2. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 2
First reading, referred to State Government & Tribal Relations.
Mar 22
Public hearing in the House Committee on State Government & Tribal Relations at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Mar 28
Executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on State Government & Tribal Relations at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Mar 29
Executive action taken in the House Committee on State Government & Tribal Relations at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
SGOV - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Apr 7
Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
Apr 10
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 58; nays, 40; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Apr 12
President signed.

IN THE HOUSE

Apr 14
Speaker signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Apr 18
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
May 9
Governor signed.
Chapter 404, 2023 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 7/23/2023.
Available Documents
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Fiscal Note
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