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  • NJ A3591
  • "New Voter Empowerment Act"; permits 17 year olds to vote in primary election if they turn 18 years old before next succeeding general election.
Introduced
(4/7/2016)
In Committee
(6/9/2016)
Crossed Over
(5/26/2016)
Passed
(6/27/2016)
SignedDead/Failed/Vetoed
(9/8/2016)
2016-2017 Regular Session
This bill, designated as the "New Voter Empowerment Act," permits any registered voter who is 17 years of age prior to the date on which a primary election for the general election is held to vote in that primary election if the registered voter attains 18 years of age on or before the day of the next succeeding general election.
Judiciary, 2nd Reading in the Assembly, 2nd Reading in the Senate, Passed Assembly, Passed both Houses, Received by the Assembly, State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation
Absolute Veto, Received in the Assembly  (on 9/8/2016)
 
 

Date Chamber Action Description
9/8/2016 A Absolute Veto, Received in the Assembly
6/27/2016 S Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (31-8)
6/27/2016 S Substituted for S2116
6/9/2016 S Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
6/9/2016 Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Hearing (13:00 6/9/2016 Committee Room 7, 2nd Floor)
6/6/2016 S Received in the Senate, Referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Committee
5/26/2016 A Passed by the Assembly (57-17-0)
5/23/2016 A Reported out of Assembly Committee, 2nd Reading
5/23/2016 Assembly Judiciary Hearing (10:00 5/23/2016 Committee Room 11, 4th Floor)
4/7/2016 A Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee
Date Motion Yea Nay Other
Detail 6/27/2016 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 31 8 1
Detail 6/27/2016 Senate Floor: Substitute For S2116 (Voice Vote) 0 0 0
Detail 6/9/2016 Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Committee: Reported Favorably 5 0 0
Detail 5/26/2016 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 57 17 6
Detail 5/23/2016 Assembly Judiciary Committee: Reported Favorably 6 1 0