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HB 42: Elections; election superintendents to correct mistakes and omissions on ballots for a primary or election; authorize

Voted on Tuesday February 14, 2017

John Pezold's thoughts

This bill allows election superintendents to make changes on paper ballots and voting machines if an omission or mistake is found. The bill only applies to primary elections.

The bill also allows municipalities to hold special elections or run off elections with federal elections (for turnout purposes)

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John Pezold's Vote

Vote Totals

The table below breaks down the total number of votes, and marks the majority vote.

Voted Total % Majority Vote?
Yea 159 88.3% Majority Vote
Nay 0 0%
Did not vote 15 8.3%
Excused 6 3.3%