Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in the
Section concerning certification of candidates.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Further amends the Election Code. Requires the township clerk
of a township that holds a township caucus to certify the order of
political party candidates for township office on the consolidated
election ballot. Provides that the order of placement must be based
on the order in which caucus results were filed with the township
clerk. Requires caucus results to be filed with the township clerk
not more than 78 and not less than 71 days before the consolidated
elections. Sets procedures for the township clerk to follow when
caucus results are received.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Further amends the Election Code. Changes references from town-
ship caucus results to certificates of nomination. Provides that cer-
tificates of nomination filed by persons in line at 8:00 a.m. or the
normal opening time of the township clerk's office are deemed filed at
8:00 a.m. or the normal opening time.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes everything. Amends the Election Code. Makes a technical
change in a Section concerning certification of candidates for the
consolidated election ballot.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 2
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