Mississippi Legislature

2000 Regular Session

House Bill 766

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Bill Text

History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Election commissioners, clerks and executive committees; provide safety net for election duties.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

102/09/00(H)Referred To Apportionment and Elections
203/07/00(H)Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective dateV/R App. Req
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
3/5ths vote requiredNo

House Committee:

Principal Author: Reynolds

Code Sections: A 009-0001-0043, A 023-0015-0129, A 023-0015-0171, A 023-0015-0225, A 023-0015-0239, A 023-0015-0263, A 023-0015-0265, A 023-0015-0267, A 023-0015-0295, A 023-0015-0331, A 023-0015-0333, A 023-0015-0335, A 023-0015-0597

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTIONS 9-1-43, 23-15-129, 23-15-171, 23-15-225, 23-15-239, 23-15-263, 23-15-265, 23-15-267, 23-15-295, 23-15-331, 23-15-333, 23-15-335 AND 23-15-597, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROVIDE THAT WHEN IF A COUNTY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE FAILS TO PERFORM A DUTY THE COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION SHALL PERFORM THE DUTY; TO PROVIDE THAT WHEN A MUNICIPAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE FAILS TO PERFORM A DUTY THE MUNICIPAL ELECTION COMMISSION SHALL PERFORM THE DUTY; TO PROVIDE THAT A CIRCUIT CLERK MAY PERFORM DUTIES OF A COUNTY POLITICAL PARTY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AND TO PROVIDE COMPENSATION THEREFOR; TO AUTHORIZE THE COUNTY REGISTRAR TO PROVIDE INSTRUCTIONS ON ELECTIONS ADMINISTRATION AND OPERATION TO MANAGERS AND CLERKS; TO AUTHORIZE THE COUNTY VOTER REGISTRAR TO DISTRIBUTE BALLOT BOXES WHEN THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE FAILS TO DISTRIBUTE BALLOT BOXES; TO AUTHORIZE COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSIONS TO MAKE CERTAIN APPOINTMENTS WHEN THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE FAILS TO DO SO; TO CONFORM CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF LAW; TO PROVIDE FOR PRINTING OF BALLOTS BY THE COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION WHEN THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE COMMISSION FAILS TO DO SO; TO PROVIDE FOR THE ANNOUNCING OF ELECTION RESULTS WHEN AN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE FAILS TO DO SO; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 03/07/00 at 17:26.



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