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07/20/2024 09:02 AM
Pennsylvania General Assembly
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Regular Session 2021-2022
House Bill 2540


Short Title:
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 and providing for bureau of election audits; in the Secretary of the Commonwealth, further providing for powers and duties of the Secretary of the Commonwealth; in county boards of elections, further providing for powers and duties of county boards; providing for registration of electors; in ballots, further providing for number of ballots to be printed and specimen ballots; in preparation for and conduct of primaries and elections, further providing for deadline for receipt of valid voter registration application; in voting by qualified absentee electors, further providing for approval of application for absentee ballot, for absentee and mail-in electors files and lists, for delivering or mailing ballots, for voting by absentee electors, for canvassing of official absentee ballots and mail-in ballots; repealing provisions relating to voting by qualified mail-in electors; in returns of primaries and elections, further providing for computation of returns by county board, certification and issuance of certificates of election; in penalties, further providing for violation of provisions relating to absentee and mail-in ballots; and making a related repeal.
Prime Sponsor:
Last Action:
Referred to STATE GOVERNMENT, April 25, 2022 [House]
Printer's No.:
Printer's No. Text (H) Amendments (S) Amendments (H) Fiscal Note (S) Fiscal Note Actuarial Note
3023*
* denotes current Printer's Number
Statute References :

This bill amends the act of June 3, 1937 (P.L.1333, No.0320), known as the "Pennsylvania Election Code". Other bills that also amend the same statute are listed below.

HB 18 Rep. PUSKARIC Memo: Election Day as Legal Holiday
HB 25 Rep. PUSKARIC Memo: Abolishing the No Excuse Mail in Vote former HB 2971
HB 28 Rep. DAY Memo: Election Fraud Witness Immunity
HB 29 Rep. DAY Memo: Ballot Security with No Negative Impact on Voter Access
HB 30 Rep. DAY Memo: Ballot Security with No Negative Impact on Voter Access
Only the first 5 bills are included here. Looking for more? View all legislation amending June 3, 1937 (P.L.1333, No.0320), known as the "Pennsylvania Election Code"