Substitute for S.B. No. 5
Session Year 2021
 


AN ACT CONCERNING INCREASED OPPORTUNITIES FOR ABSENTEE VOTING, SAFE AND SECURE IN-PERSON VOTING, VOTER REGISTRATION AND CERTAIN OTHER CHANGES REGARDING ELECTION ADMINISTRATION.

To make several changes to election laws designed to increase opportunities for absentee voting, safe and secure in-person voting and voter registration.

Introduced by:
Government Administration and Elections Committee

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   Text of Bill
 File No. 570
 GAE Joint Favorable Substitute  [doc]
 Committee Bill  [doc]
 Proposed Bill  [doc]
   Called Amendments
 Senate Schedule F LCO# 9200 (R) [doc]
 Senate Schedule I LCO# 9178 (R) [doc]
 Senate Schedule C LCO# 9165 (R) [doc]
 Senate Schedule G LCO# 9160 (R) [doc]
 Senate Schedule E LCO# 9158 (R) [doc]
 Senate Schedule D LCO# 9151 (R) [doc]
 Senate Schedule B LCO# 9150 (R) [doc]
 Senate Schedule J LCO# 9249 (R) [doc]
 Senate Schedule H LCO# 9177 (R) [doc]
 Senate Schedule A LCO# 9130 (D) [doc]
   Uncalled Amendments
 House LCO Amendment #10556 (R)  [doc]
 House LCO Amendment #10573 (R)  [doc]
 House LCO Amendment #10396 (R)  [doc]
 House LCO Amendment #10395 (R)  [doc]
 House LCO Amendment #10394 (R)  [doc]
 House LCO Amendment #10400 (R)  [doc]
 House LCO Amendment #10397 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9176 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9207 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9202 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9201 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9191 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9189 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9190 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9206 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9187 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9204 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9208 (R)  [doc]
 Senate LCO Amendment #9064 (D)  [doc]
   Votes
 Senate Roll Call Vote 258
 Senate Roll Call Vote 257
 Senate Roll Call Vote 256
 Senate Roll Call Vote 255
 Senate Roll Call Vote 254
 Senate Roll Call Vote 253
 Senate Roll Call Vote 252
 Senate Roll Call Vote 251
 Senate Roll Call Vote 250
 Senate Roll Call Vote 249
   Committee Actions
 GAE Joint Fav. Rpt
 GAE Vote Tally Sheet (Joint Favorable Substitute)
 GAE Vote Tally Sheet (Vote to Draft)
   Fiscal Notes
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 10573 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 10556 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 10400 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 10395 (Minimal Savings)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 10397 (See Fiscal Note Details)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 10396 (See Fiscal Note Details)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 10394 (Minimal Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9202 (Minimal Cost)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9191 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9190 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9189 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9177 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9176 (Minimal Savings)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9200 (Potential Cost)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9160 (Minimal Savings)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9158 (See Fiscal Note Details)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9165 (Minimal Cost)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9150 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9249 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9178 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9151 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9130 (Reduces Cost In Bill)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9208 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9206 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9204 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9064 (Reduces Cost In Bill)
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 9187 (No Fiscal Impact)
 Fiscal Note for SB-5, As Amended by Senate "A" (LCO 9130)
 Fiscal Note Correction for SB-5
 Fiscal Note For File Copy 570
   Bill Analyses
 Bill Analysis for SB-5, as amended by Senate "A"
 Bill Analysis For File Copy 570

Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 5/27/2021House Calendar Number 551
 5/27/2021Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/25/2021Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/25/2021Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule J 9249
 5/25/2021Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule I 9178
 5/25/2021Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule H 9177
 5/25/2021Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule G 9160
 5/25/2021Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule F 9200
 5/25/2021Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule E 9158
 5/25/2021Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule D 9151
 5/25/2021Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule C 9165
 5/25/2021Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule B 9150
 5/25/2021Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 9130
 4/22/2021(LCO)File Number 570
 4/22/2021Senate Calendar Number 338
 4/22/2021Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/22/2021(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/16/2021(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/21/21 5:00 PM
 4/6/2021(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/5/2021(GAE)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/22/2021Public Hearing 03/26
 3/19/2021Referred to Joint Committee on Government Administration and Elections
 3/18/2021Drafted by Committee
 2/10/2021(GAE)Vote to Draft
 1/8/2021Referred to Joint Committee on Government Administration and Elections

Co-sponsors of SB-5

Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Sen. Bob Duff, 25th Dist.
Sen. Douglas McCrory, 2nd Dist.
Sen. Saud Anwar, 3rd Dist.
Sen. Steve Cassano, 4th Dist.
Sen. Derek Slap, 5th Dist.
Sen. Matthew L. Lesser, 9th Dist.
Sen. Gary A. Winfield, 10th Dist.
Sen. Christine Cohen, 12th Dist.
Sen. Mary Daugherty Abrams, 13th Dist.
Sen. Jorge Cabrera, 17th Dist.
Sen. Marilyn V. Moore, 22nd Dist.
Sen. Julie Kushner, 24th Dist.
Sen. Will Haskell, 26th Dist.
Sen. Mae Flexer, 29th Dist.
Sen. Alex Kasser, 36th Dist.
Rep. Stephanie Thomas, 143rd Dist.
Rep. Christine Conley, 40th Dist.
Rep. Jillian Gilchrest, 18th Dist.
Rep. Christine Palm, 36th Dist.
Rep. Travis Simms, 140th Dist.
Rep. Anthony L. Nolan, 39th Dist.
Sen. Patricia Billie Miller, 27th Dist.
Rep. Dorinda Borer, 115th Dist.
Rep. Philip L. Young, 120th Dist.
Rep. Patricia A. Dillon, 92nd Dist.
Rep. David Michel, 146th Dist.
Rep. Aimee Berger-Girvalo, 111th Dist.
Rep. Lucy Dathan, 142nd Dist.
Rep. Eleni Kavros DeGraw, 17th Dist.
Rep. John-Michael Parker, 101st Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Rep. Anne M. Hughes, 135th Dist.

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