Mississippi Legislature
2002 Regular Session

Senate Bill 2876

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History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Elections; require 10 counties with most residual votes at 2000 elections to obtain new voting machines.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

1 01/21 (S) Referred To County Affairs;Elections
2 02/05 (S) Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective dateVRA
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
Vote type requiredMajority

Senate Committees:

Principal Author: Blackmon

Title: AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT THE TEN COUNTIES THAT ARE DETERMINED BY THE SECRETARY OF STATE TO HAVE HAD THE MOST RESIDUAL VOTES AT THE 2000 ELECTION SHALL OBTAIN NEW VOTING MACHINES, ELECTRONIC VOTING SYSTEMS OR OPTICAL MARK READING EQUIPMENT TO REPLACE THE EQUIPMENT USED AT SUCH ELECTION; TO REQUIRE ANY NEW EQUIPMENT OBTAINED BY SUCH COUNTIES TO BE APPROVED BY THE SECRETARY OF STATE AND BE AVAILABLE FOR USE DURING THE 2000 ELECTIONS; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 02/05/02 at 18:17.

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