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HB 534 Method of nominating party candidates; repeal of incumbent selection.

Introduced by: Nicholas J. Freitas | all patrons    ...    notes | add to my profiles

SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED:

Method of nominating party candidates; repeal of incumbent selection. Removes the power of General Assembly incumbents seeking reelection to determine the method of nomination. The bill also removes the requirement that a primary be the nomination method for incumbent officeholders, other than incumbent members of the General Assembly, under certain circumstances. The bill does not affect the current power of duly constituted authorities of the political party to determine the method of nominating party candidates.


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