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Summary of LD 517

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LD 517 (HP 374)
"An Act To Facilitate Fair Ballot Representation for All Candidates"
Sponsored by Representative Billy Bob Faulkingham

Status Summary
Reference Committee Veterans and Legal Affairs
Last House Action 1/21/2020 -  Speaker laid before the House
Subsequently, This Bill, having been returned by the Governor, together with objections to the same pursuant to the provisions of the Constitution of the State of Maine, after reconsideration, the House proceeded to vote on the question: "Shall this Bill become a law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor?"
83 having voted in the affirmative and 57 in the negative, with 9 being absent, and 2 excused, and accordingly it was the vote of the House that the Bill not become law and the veto was sustained.
(Placed in the Legislative Files. DEAD.)
Last Senate Action 6/18/2019 -  On Motion by Senator BREEN of Cumberland taken from the SPECIAL APPROPRIATIONS TABLE.
Subsequently PASSED TO BE ENACTED in concurrence
Roll Call Ordered Roll Call Number 324 Yeas 23 - Nays 11 - Excused 1 - Absent 0
Last Engrossed by House on 4/30/2019
Last Engrossed by Senate on 5/23/2019
Governor Action Held by Governor
Date 6/20/2019

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