weather41° ClearHigh: 46° | Low: 32°Ten Day Forecast
All Sections
Friday December 26, 2014

L.D. 156: An Amendment to the Constitution of Maine Concerning Early Voting and Voting by Absentee Ballot

L.D. 156, sponsored by Rep. Michael Shaw, D-Standish, would change the Maine Constitution to give cities and towns the option to allow in-person voting before Election Day. Although the House approved the bill 87-57 with this vote, the margin was several votes shy of the two-thirds margin needed to send the issue to voters, who have final approval of changes to the Maine Constitution.
Related stories: Early-voting measure falls short in Maine House
Previous votes: Senate roll call results on motion to accept the majority "ought to pass" report
close
Senate
House
Senate
House
Senate
House
Yes
No
Did Not& Vote

Sort

Party
Gender
Occupation
Retired
Seniority
Key
Result:
Passed
Failed

Search for your lawmaker

House Senate
Note: Representatives are organized by town. Senators are identified by county.
close