Introduced by Rep. Kurt Heise (R) on June 13, 2013, to increase the money deposit a candidate must make to get an election recount from $10 to $25 per precinct, and to $125 per precinct if the election wasn't close (within 50 votes or 0.5 percent).
Referred to the House Elections and Ethics Committee on June 13, 2013.
Reported in the House on June 18, 2013, with the recommendation that the substitute (H-4) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on September 12, 2013. The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on September 12, 2013.