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Current Status of a Specific Bill or Resolution
2007-2008 Legislative Session

General:

Bill:  S.0108 
Title:  ELECTION OF U.S. REPRESENTATIVE AND U.S. SENATOR BY INSTANT RUNOFF VOTING METHOD 
 
Currently:  In the Senate  
 
Sponsor(s): Condos, James
Ayer, Claire
Bartlett, Susan
Campbell, John
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Request No:  07-0565 
Drafter:  Leven 
   
Comments:   

Senate Status:

Current Status:  ORDERED TO LIE 
Status Date:  04/08/2008 
   
Date
 
Action
 
Jrn. Page
1st Reading:  02/23/2007    156 
2nd Reading:  04/25/2007  AMEND   625 
3rd Reading:  04/26/2007  PASSED  639 

Senate Committee Reports:

Committee In Date Out Date Report Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
S Government Operations  02/23/2007  04/20/2007  F/W/A  1016  Agreed to  630  04/25/2007 

Senate Amendments (Individual):

Member Date Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
House  03/19/2008  919  Agreed to  416  03/21/2008 

Senate Roll Call Votes:

Date Question Ayes Nays P/F Jrn JrnDate  
04/25/2007  Shall the bill be amended as recommended by the Committee on Government Operations?  16  13  630  04/25/2007  Details
04/25/2007  Shall the bill be read the third time?  15  13  631  04/25/2007  Details
04/26/2007  Shall the bill pass?  16  12  639  04/26/2007  Details

House Status:

Current Status:  VETOED 
Status Date:  04/04/2008 
   
Date
 
Action
 
Jrn. Page
1st Reading:  05/01/2007    817 
2nd Reading:  03/13/2008    520 
3rd Reading:  03/14/2008  PASSED   

House Committee Reports:

Committee In Date Out Date Report Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
H Government Operations  05/01/2007  05/11/2007  F/W/P/A    Agreed to    03/13/2008 
H Appropriations  05/11/2007  03/12/2008  F/W/A    Agreed to    03/13/2008 

House Amendments (Individual):

Member Date Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
Pearson, Christopher A.  03/14/2008    Agreed to    03/14/2008 
Wright, Kurt   03/14/2008    Not Germane    03/14/2008 

House Roll Call Votes:

Date Question Ayes Nays P/F Jrn JrnDate  
03/13/2008  Shall the bill be read a third time?  81  60    03/13/2008  Details
03/14/2008  Shall the House permit consideration of a non-germane issue (Rep. Wright amemdnment)?  41  94    03/14/2008  Details
03/14/2008  Shall the bill pass in concurrence with proposal of amendment?  77  60    03/14/2008  Details

Conference Committees:

There are no conference committees for this bill.

Governor's Actions

House and Senate Agreement: 03/21/2008
Sent to Governor: 04/01/2008
Governor's Action: Vetoed
Date: 04/04/2008
Act No:
EffectiveDate:

Bill Text:

Bill As Introduced
House Proposal of Amendment
As Passed the Senate
Bill As Passed by House and Senate