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FSASE Legislative Package (2013 Legislative Session)

FOR IMMEDIATE
RELEASE

January 10, 2013

For more information contact:

Vicki Davis, FSASE President
(772) 288-5637

The Florida State Association of Supervisors of Elections (FSASE) strongly urges the Florida Legislature to adopt the following during the 2013 Legislative Session:

  • Length of Ballot:

    • Amend FS 101.161 (1) to include constitutional amendments or revisions proposed by joint resolution not to exceed the 15 word caption/75 word ballot summary.

    • Repeal FS 101.56075 (4) which mandates that

all voting systems utilized by voters during a state election shall permit placement on the ballot of the full text of a constitutional amendment or revision containing stricken or underlined text.

  • Early Voting:

    • Amend FS 101.657 (1) (d) to require eight (8) days for Primary and General Elections, with the option for Supervisors to provide additional days not to exceed fourteen (14) days.
       
    • Amend FS 101.657 (1) (a) to allow the Supervisor to select early voting sites consistent with the procedure used to select election day polling places.
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