Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs
May 13, 2020
12:00 pm
Room A-B

Adjourned
 



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ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 May 6, 2020

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SR9CORTEZSENATE - Adds two additional members to the Senate Executive Committee.
 SCR55HEWITTVOTERS/VOTING - Establishes the Closed Party Primary Task Force to study the necessary steps to develop a closed party primary election system applicable at the federal, state, and local levels beginning with the 2022 congressional elections.
 SB80TROY CARTERSCHOOLS - Exempts interior blueprints and floor plans of public school buildings and facilities from the definition of "public records". (gov sig)
 SB104MILLIGANMUSEUMS - Provides for board membership and authority of certain state museums. (See Act)
 SB183JIMMY HARRISELECTION DAYS - Authorizes clerks of court to have law enforcement officers at polling places on election day to enforce law and authorizes law enforcement officers to enter voting location in an emergency. (gov sig)
 SB466HEWITTPUBLIC MEETINGS - Provides for holding meetings electronically during certain emergencies or disasters. (gov sig) (RE1 SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 SB486BARROWVOTERS/VOTING - Authorizes registered voters to vote by mail in certain circumstances. (8/1/20) (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 SB497BARROWVOTERS/VOTING - Allows a voter to request his absentee by mail ballot be rescinded in the event an election is delayed as a result of a declared state of emergency. (8/1/20)

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT
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