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House Bill 2626; Regular Session 2019-2020


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An Act amending the act of June 3, 1937 (P.L.1333, No.320), known as the Pennsylvania Election Code, in preliminary provisions, further providing for definitions; in Secretary of the Commonwealth, providing for reports on implementation of elections; in county boards of elections, further providing for powers and duties of county boards, for records and documents to be open to public inspection and proviso, for preservation of records and for watchers or attorneys at sessions of county board and candidates may be present; in district election officers, further providing for qualifications of election officers and for appointment of watchers; in voting by qualified absentee electors, further providing for applications for official absentee ballots, for date of application for absentee ballot, for official absentee voters ballots, for delivering or mailing ballots, for voting by absentee electors and for canvassing of official absentee ballots and mail-in ballots; in Statewide Uniform Registry of Electors Advisory Board, providing for SURE requirements; in voting by qualified mail-in electors, further providing for applications for official mail-in ballots, for date of application for mail-in ballot, for official mail-in elector ballots, for delivering or mailing ballots and for voting by mail-in electors; in penalties, providing for an enhancement of penalties for certain violations; and making an editorial change.
PN 3977
Referred to STATE GOVERNMENT, June 23, 2020
PN 4025
Reported as amended, June 24, 2020
First consideration, June 24, 2020
Re-committed to RULES, June 24, 2020
Re-reported as committed, Sept. 1, 2020
PN 4335
Second consideration, with amendments, Sept. 1, 2020
Re-committed to APPROPRIATIONS, Sept. 1, 2020
(Remarks see House Journal Page 1217-1244), Sept. 1, 2020
Re-reported as committed, Sept. 2, 2020
Third consideration and final passage, Sept. 2, 2020 (112-90)
(Remarks see House Journal Page 1263-1275), Sept. 2, 2020
In the Senate
Referred to STATE GOVERNMENT, Sept. 2, 2020
Reported as committed, Sept. 3, 2020
First consideration, Sept. 3, 2020
Vote on first consideration, reconsidered, Sept. 4, 2020
Re-committed to STATE GOVERNMENT, Sept. 4, 2020
Re-reported as committed, Sept. 8, 2020
First consideration, Sept. 8, 2020
Second consideration, Sept. 9, 2020
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, Sept. 9, 2020
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