2012 Regular Session


File Code: Elections Prior Year Introduction As: SB 220/11 - EHE & JPR Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 314
Sponsored By:
Senator Gladden
Voter's Rights Protection Act of 2012


Authorizing the Attorney General to institute an action in a circuit court for injunctive relief to prohibit a person from engaging in or continuing to engage in specified violations of election law; providing that injunctive relief may be granted under the Act only to prevent specified violations of election law from affecting a pending election; requiring a circuit court to hear and determine an action filed under the Act as soon as practicable; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs & Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/16 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

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