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SB 0349 - Election Law - Petitions - Prohibited Actions
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Tracking Level: No Position
Sponsor: Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Last Action: 2/1/2012 - S Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 349
2012 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 349

File Code: Elections Prior Year Introduction As: HB 101/11 - W&M Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 312
Sponsored By:
Senators Gladden and Conway
Entitled:
Election Law - Petitions - Prohibited Actions

Synopsis:

Prohibiting a person from willfully and knowingly obtaining or attempting to obtain a signature on a petition by threat, menace, or intimidation; and prohibiting a person from willfully and knowingly preventing, hindering, or delaying a person who has a lawful right to sign a petition from signing a petition through the use of fraud, duress, force, threat, menace, or intimidation.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
1/30
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2/1
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Assault
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Harassment
Petitions
Signatures

Bill affects the following Statute:

Election Law
( 16-401 )

Documents

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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered