MICHIGAN LEGISLATURE(legislature.mi.gov)
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Michigan Compiled Laws Complete Through PA 57 of 2024

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Document Type(s): Bills
Legislative Session(s): 2021-2022
Detailed Category: Elections: ballots
(22 results found)
Document Type Description
SB 0009 of 2021 Senate Bill Elections: absent voters; electronic return of absent voter ballots by military voters and their spouses; provide for. Amends sec. 759a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.759a). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0008'21
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS
SB 0275 of 2021 Senate Bill Elections: audits; use of video recording devices to record election audit proceedings; authorize, and allow live video coverage of the tabulation of ballots. Amends secs. 31a & 765a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.31a & 168.765a) & adds sec. 801b.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS
SB 0278 of 2021 Senate Bill Elections: absent voters; collection procedures for absent voter ballots deposited in an absent voter ballot drop box; modify. Amends sec. 761d of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.761d). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0273'21
Last Action: referred to second reading
SB 0287 of 2021 Senate Bill Elections: election officials; prepaid postage on absent voter ballot return envelopes; prohibit. Amends 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.1 - 168.992) by adding sec. 763.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS
SB 0295 of 2021 Senate Bill Elections: election officials; election inspectors to conduct regular balancing checks on precinct tabulators during election day; require. Amends sec. 33 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.33).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS
SB 0303 of 2021 Senate Bill Elections: voting procedures; provisional ballot process; modify, require providing identification to obtain an absent voter ballot, prohibit the sending of unsolicited absent voter ballot applications to electors, and require elections to be funded with public money. Amends secs. 495, 523, 759, 759a, 759b, 761, 764b, 813 & 829 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.495 et seq.) & adds secs. 760a & 946.
Last Action: POSTPONED FOR THE DAY
SB 0304 of 2021 Senate Bill Elections: election officials; notice to a voter who votes a provisional ballot concerning the burden of proof to verify his or her identity to have the provisional ballot tabulated and his or her ability to obtain an official state personal identification card without a fee; require. Amends sec. 523a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.523a). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0303'21
Last Action: POSTPONED FOR THE DAY
SB 0307 of 2021 Senate Bill Elections: ballot proposals; providing the full text of a ballot proposal to a voter or absent voter; require. Amends 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.1 - 168.992) by adding secs. 736h & 763a.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS
SB 0311 of 2021
(PA 0197 of 2022)
Senate Bill Elections: absent voters; electronic return of absent voter ballots by military voters using Department of Defense Common Access Cards; allow. Amends sec. 759a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.759a) . TIE BAR WITH: SB 0008'21
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0197'22 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
HB 4135 of 2021 House Bill Elections: absent voters; absent voting counting boards in cities and townships with more than 1 election precinct; require. Amends sec. 765a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.765a).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS
HB 4192 of 2021 House Bill Elections: candidates; appointment of individual as candidate to fill a vacant office on the ballot; prohibit if the individual is a candidate for any other office on the same ballot. Amends secs. 326, 352 & 381 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.326 et seq.) & adds sec. 326a.
Last Action: bill electronically reproduced 02/10/2021
HB 4362 of 2021 House Bill Elections: absent voters; absent voter ballot process; revise. Amends secs. 661, 759, 759a, 761, 764a, 765, 765a, 765b, 766 & 767 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.661 et seq.); adds secs. 759e, 764e, 766a & 766b & repeals sec. 14b of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.14b).
Last Action: bill electronically reproduced 02/25/2021
HB 4425 of 2021 House Bill Elections: political parties; state political party to change name to affiliated national political party; allow. Amends 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.1 - 168.992) by adding sec. 685a.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS
HB 4491 of 2021
(PA 195 of 2022)
House Bill Elections: absent voters; pre-processing of absent voter ballots before election day; provide for, modify provisions regarding absent voter ballot drop boxes, and allow county clerks to initiate the removal of deceased individuals from the qualified voter file. Amends secs. 14b, 24k, 509o, 510, 761d, 765 & 765b of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.14b et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0008'21, SB 0311'21
Last Action: assigned PA 195'22 with immediate effect
HB 4510 of 2021 House Bill Elections: polling places; an elector taking a photograph of himself or herself in a polling place or taking a photograph of his or her election ballot in a polling booth or election compartment; allow, and allow an absent voter to take a photograph of his or her election ballot. Amends secs. 579 & 738 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.579 & 168.738) & adds secs. 736h & 763.
Last Action: bill electronically reproduced 03/11/2021
HB 4840 of 2021 House Bill Elections: ballots; record retention period for election ballots; extend, and provide for record retention period for electronic poll book software. Amends secs. 811 & 847 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.811 & 168.847).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS
HB 4966 of 2021 House Bill Elections: election officials; certification procedures for boards of county canvassers; modify, and extend the ballot retention period. Amends secs. 201, 581, 811, 822, 842 & 847 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.201 et seq.) & adds sec. 841a.
Last Action: bill electronically reproduced 06/03/2021
HB 4967 of 2021 House Bill Elections: ballots; security features on election ballots; require. Amends 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.1 - 168.992) by adding sec. 689a.
Last Action: bill electronically reproduced 06/03/2021
HB 5258 of 2021
(PA 94 of 2022)
House Bill Elections: candidates; transmission of proof copies of the ballot to candidates; allow clerks to email. Amends secs. 565, 710 & 711 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.565 et seq.).
Last Action: assigned PA 94'22 with immediate effect
HB 5513 of 2021 House Bill Elections: absent voters; tabulating certain absent voter ballots received up to 72 hours after the close of the polls on election day; authorize. Amends secs. 759a, 764a & 765 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.759a et seq.).
Last Action: bill electronically reproduced 11/03/2021
HB 5514 of 2021 House Bill Elections: absent voters; electronic return of absent voter ballots by military voters and their spouses; provide for. Amends sec. 759a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.759a).
Last Action: bill electronically reproduced 11/03/2021
HB 5515 of 2021 House Bill Elections: absent voters; prepaid postage on absent voter ballot application return envelopes and absent voter ballot return envelopes; require, and require the state to reimburse cities and townships for prepaid postage. Amends secs. 761 & 764a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.761 & 168.764a) & adds secs. 759e & 764e.
Last Action: bill electronically reproduced 11/03/2021