2009 Regular Session


File Code: Elections Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 523
Sponsored By:
Senators Raskin, Lenett, Peters, and Pugh
Elections - Permanent Absentee Ballot List


Requiring the State Board of Elections to establish guidelines for a permanent absentee ballot list; authorizing an individual to apply for permanent absentee ballot status; specifying that a voter is eligible for permanent absentee ballot status under specified circumstances; requiring that an absentee ballot be sent to a voter on the permanent absentee ballot list for specified elections; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Armed Forces -see also- Militia
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Elderly Persons
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Elections Supervisors
Elections, State Board of
Nonresidents -see also- Aliens
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Election Law
( 9-303 , 9-304 , 9-305 , 9-305.1 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered