SB 909 Modifies requirements pertaining to petition circulators
Sponsor: Engler
LR Number: 4169S.05C Fiscal Note: 4169-05
Committee: Financial & Governmental Organizations and Elections
Last Action: 5/16/2008 - S Informal Calendar S Bills for Perfection--SBs 909, 954, 934 & 1003-Engler, with SCS Journal Page:
Title: SCS SBs 909, 954, 934 & 1003 Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2008

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Current Bill Summary

SCS/SBs 909, 954, 934 & 1003 - This act imposes certain requirements upon petition circulators.

Under this act, circulators must be U.S. citizens and Missouri residents.

Circulators shall not be paid on a per signature basis, receive signatures by mail or via the internet, or circulate more than one petition at a time. Circulators shall submit to the Secretary of State, information affirming the fulfillment of all requirements before collecting signatures. Those who have committed forgery are prohibited from circulating petitions.

This act is similar to SB 598 (2007), SB 934 (2008), SB 1003 (2008), and SB 954 (2008).