Under existing law, the Governor may issue an order or other directive during a state of emergency that has the effect of suspending a state law, ordinance, rule, or regulation that conflicts with the order or other directive
This bill would prohibit, during the six-month period before an election, the Governor from issuing a directive that would have the effect of suspending any election law in a manner that would change how the election is conducted in this state
Relating to elections; to prohibit the Governor from issuing a directive during a state of emergency that would suspend a state law in a manner that would change how the election is conducted in this state.
|February 4, 2021||H||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Constitution, Campaigns and Elections|
|Hearing||March 3, 2021||UPDATED--Capitol Archives Room at 09:00||House CC&E Hearing|
|Bill Text||HB351 Alabama 2021 Session - Introduced|
|Fiscal Note||Fiscal Note - HB351 for Constitution, Campaigns and Elections|