SB 186: Resign-to-run Law
GENERAL BILL by Hutson
Resign-to-run Law; Requiring an officer who qualifies for federal public office to resign from the office he or she presently holds if the terms, or any part thereof, run concurrently; prescribing requirements for the written resignation; providing for an automatic irrevocable resignation in the event of noncompliance, etc.
Last Action: 3/16/2018 - Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Ethics and Elections; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 20
• On Committee agenda-- Ethics and Elections, 10/10/17, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by Ethics and Elections; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 102
• Now in Judiciary -SJ 102
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 10/24/17, 3:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 5 NAYS 3 -SJ 102
• Now in Rules -SJ 102
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 01/11/18, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
• Introduced -SJ 20
• Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 9 NAYS 1 -SJ 141
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 141
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 01/24/18
• Read 2nd time -SJ 219
• Amendment(s) adopted (732966) -SJ 219
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 219
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 241
• Passed as amended; YEAS 27 NAYS 7 -SJ 241
• In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 942
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/06/18
• Received -HJ 942
• Read 2nd time -HJ 1017
• Substituted for CS/HB 105 -HJ 1017
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 1064
• Passed; YEAS 87 NAYS 27 -HJ 1064
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 881
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
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