CS/SB 1312: Voting Systems
Voting Systems; Defining the term “automatic tabulating equipment” for purposes of the Florida Election Code; revising procedures governing the canvassing of returns to specify usage of a voting system’s automatic tabulating equipment; clarifying the circumstances under which ballots must be processed through automatic tabulating equipment in a recount; specifying the manner by which a manual recount may be conducted, etc.
Last Action: 3/10/2020 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1005 (Ch. 2020-109) -SJ 584
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Date Chamber Action 12/20/2019 Senate • Filed
1/8/2020 Senate • Referred to Ethics and Elections; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations -SJ 96
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 96
1/22/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Ethics and Elections, 01/27/20, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
1/27/2020 Senate • Favorable by Ethics and Elections; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 214
1/28/2020 Senate • Now in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
2/5/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 02/10/20, 1:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
2/10/2020 Senate • Favorable by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 267
2/11/2020 Senate • Now in Appropriations
2/24/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/27/20, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2/27/2020 Senate • CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 20 NAYS 0 -SJ 374
3/2/2020 Senate • Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
3/3/2020 Senate • CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 376
3/5/2020 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/09/20 -SJ 550
3/9/2020 Senate • Retained on Special Order Calendar -SJ 550
3/10/2020 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 584
• Substituted CS/HB 1005 -SJ 584
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1005 (Ch. 2020-109) -SJ 584
CS/SB 1312, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/2/2020 at 4:38 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: None
Related Bills (2)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 1005 (er) Voting Systems Byrd Identical Last Action: 6/29/2020 Chapter No. 2020-109 S 1372 (c2) Elections Brandes Compare Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Rules, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1005 (Ch. 2020-109)
Citations - Statutes (5)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 97.021 Definitions. Page 2 (pdf) 101.5612 Testing of tabulating equipment. Page 2 (pdf) 101.5614 Canvass of returns. Page 3 (pdf) 102.141 County canvassing board; duties. Page 5 (pdf) 102.166 Manual recounts of overvotes and undervotes. Page 6 (pdf)
SB 1312, Original Filed Version Posted 12/20/2019 at 10:43 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 1005 (c1) Voting Systems Byrd Similar Last Action: 6/29/2020 Chapter No. 2020-109
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 561048 - Amendment
Delete line 179 and insert:
Replaced by Committee Substitute
Committee Votes (3)
Date Committee Result 1/27/2020 4:00 PM Ethics and Elections 7 Yeas - 0 Nays 2/10/2020 1:30 PM Governmental Oversight and Accountability 5 Yeas - 0 Nays 2/27/2020 9:00 AM Appropriations 20 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (4)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 97.021 Definitions. Page 1 (pdf) 101.5614 Canvass of returns. Page 2 (pdf) 102.141 County canvassing board; duties. Page 3 (pdf) 102.166 Manual recounts of overvotes and undervotes. Page 4 (pdf)
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