Constitutional Amendment Article XXVII

Amendment Article XXVII

CONSTITUTION ARTICLE VI, Section 8

Admission of electors in absentia.

HJR 22                       1991

            Senate:            355-359

            House:            1002-1005

            Committee:     Government Administration & Elections: 14-17, 19-21

                                                Total Pages: 16  pages

 

Adopted: November 25, 1992 by a popular vote of 708,030 in favor and 260,885 against.

 

“ this resolution . . . allows us to increase the numbers . . . of those who may vote in absentia or register in absentia . . . it brings the state up to the level of the federal government . . .”

 

Sen. Herbst explaining proposed constitutional amendment House Joint Resolution No. 22 to the Connecticut Senate on Wednesday, February 20, 1991.