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2012 Senate Bill 1270: Allow late return of military and overseas absentee ballots
  1. Introduced by Sen. Gretchen Whitmer (D) on September 12, 2012, to allow overseas and military voter absentee ballots postmarked by the close of the polls on election day to be counted. Under current law, election clerks must physically receive the completed ballots by the close of election day.
    • Referred to the Senate Local Government & Elections Committee on September 12, 2012.