2011 Regular Session


File Code: Elections Prior Year Introduction As: SB 114/10 - EHE & JPR Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 31
Sponsored By:
Senator Gladden
Voter's Rights Protection Act of 2011


Authorizing the Attorney General or a registered voter to institute an action in a circuit court for injunctive relief when a person has engaged in, or there is reason to believe a person is about to engage in, specified violations of election law; requiring a circuit court to hear and determine an action filed under the Act as soon as practicable; providing that the grant of a remedy under the Act does not preclude any other remedy available under State or federal law; 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 & Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m. (Education Health and Environmental Affairs)
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Attorney General
Circuit Courts
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Election Law
( 16-201 , 16-1003 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered