as introduced - 79th Legislature (1995 - 1996) Posted on 12/15/2009 12:00am
1.1 A bill for an act 1.2 relating to elections; allowing time off to vote in 1.3 elections to fill a vacancy in the legislature; 1.4 amending Minnesota Statutes 1994, section 204C.04, 1.5 subdivision 2. 1.6 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: 1.7 Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1994, section 204C.04, 1.8 subdivision 2, is amended to read: 1.9 Subd. 2. [ELECTIONS COVERED.] For purposes of this 1.10 section, "election" means a regularly scheduled state primary or 1.11 general election, an election to fill a vacancy in the office of 1.12 United States senator or United States representative, an 1.13 election to fill a vacancy in the office of state senator or 1.14 state representative, or a presidential primary as described in 1.15 section 207A.01 unless it is conducted by mail. 1.16 Sec. 2. [EFFECTIVE DATE.] 1.17 This act is effective the day following final enactment.