CS/SB 1190: Felons' Vote/Congress/Term Limits
JOINT RESOLUTION by Ethics and Elections ; Wilson ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Lawson ; Hill
Felons' Vote/Congress/Term Limits; constitutional amendment to restore felony offender's right to vote & hold office upon his or her release from incarceration & postconviction supervision & payment of court-ordered restitution; deletes inoperative provisions re term limits for members of Congress & U.S. Senators, which provisions have been determined by U.S. Supreme Court to violate U.S. Constitution. Amends s. 4, Art VI.
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• Referred to Ethics and Elections; Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules and Calendar
• Introduced, referred to Ethics and Elections; Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules and Calendar -SJ 00074
• On Committee agenda-- Ethics and Elections, 04/19/05, 1:30 pm, 412-K
• CS by Ethics and Elections; YEAS 2 NAYS 1 -SJ 00525; CS read first time on 04/20/05 -SJ 00528
• Now in Criminal Justice -SJ 00525
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 04/26/05, 11:45 am, 37-S
• Favorable by Criminal Justice; YEAS 4 NAYS 2 -SJ 00638
• Now in Judiciary -SJ 00638
• Died in Committee on Judiciary, Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to HJR 1177 (Passed)
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