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STATE AGENCIES & GOVT'L AFFAIRS-SENATE


ISP/IR Referred to Committee


Interim Study Proposals

ID
Requestor
Topic
Status
-2013-183
Sponsor: B. King
TO ENSURE OVERSIGHT OF CERTAIN STATE HIRES; TO DISCOURAGE NEPOTISM; AND TO CREATE A SYSTEM OF REVIEW OF CERTAIN STATE EMPLOYMENT DECISIONS.
-2013-181
Sponsor: B. King
REQUESTING THE INTERIM SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE AGENCIES AND GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS STUDY THE SALARIES PAID FOR POSITIONS OF AGENCY HEAD, AGENCY DIRECTOR, AND HEAD OF INSTITUTION, THE EXEMPTION OF THOSE POSITIONS FROM THE PROVISIONS OF THE UNIFORM CLASSIFI
-2013-180
Sponsor: B. King
TO REVISE THE MEMBERSHIP AND TERMS OF THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTION COMMISSIONERS; TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTION COMMISSIONERS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
-2013-179
Sponsor:
TO MAKE POLLING SITES EASILY ACCESSIBLE TO ALL CITIZENS; TO INCREASE VOTER TURNOUT; AND TO ALLOW POLLING SITES TO BE DESIGNATED AT RETAIL STORES.
-2013-178
Sponsor: B. King
TO CREATE THE VOTER INTEGRITY UNIT WITH THE SECRETARY OF STATE; TO ENSURE EFFECTIVE AND THOROUGH INVESTIGATIONS OF ALLEGED ELECTION MISCONDUCT; AND TO PROTECT THE INTEGRITY OF ELECTIONS.
REQUESTING THE INTERIM SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE AGENCIES AND GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS STUDY ISSUES CONCERNING THE GROWTH OF STATE GOVERNMENT IN RELATION TO STATE EMPLOYMENT AND LABOR.
REQUESTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE AGENCIES AND GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS STUDY ISSUES AND PREPARE RECOMMENDATIONS CONCERNING NONCONSENT TOWING AND THE ARKANSAS TOWING AND RECOVERY BOARD.
-2013-138
Sponsor: S. Flowers
TO PROVIDE FOR SIMILAR TREATMENT OF VETERANS UNDER STATE LAW AS PROVIDED UNDER FEDERAL LAW; AND TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF VETERAN.
-2013-134
Sponsor: K. Ingram
TO ENSURE THAT CANDIDATES FOR OFFICE ARE QUALIFIED; TO REQUIRE CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR CANDIDATES BEFORE THE ELECTION; AND TO PREVENT CANDIDATES CONVICTED OF CERTAIN CRIMES FROM RUNNING FOR PUBLIC OFFICE.
-2013-132
Sponsor: K. Ingram
TO PREVENT ELECTION MISCONDUCT; TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ABSENTEE BALLOTS, ASSISTANTS, DESIGNATED BEARERS, AND ADMINISTRATORS; AND TO CLARIFY THE PROCEDURES FOR CASTING AND COUNTING OF ABSENTEE BALLOTS.
-2013-130
Sponsor: Rapert
TO CREATE THE ARKANSAS LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS, FIREFIGHTERS, AND EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONDERS SUPPLEMENTAL DISABILITY BENEFITS TRUST FUND; AND TO CREATE THE NECESSARY MECHANISMS TO PROVIDE SUPPORT FOR THE FUND.
-2013-129
Sponsor: Rapert
THE TAXPAYERS' PROTECTION AMENDMENT.
-2013-115
Sponsor: Elliott
TO PROHIBIT CERTAIN INQUIRIES INTO A PERSON'S BACKGROUND ON AN APPLICATION FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT.
-2013-054
Sponsor: A. Clark
TO ESTABLISH UNIFORM DEFINITIONS FOR USE BY CERTAIN STATE AGENCIES.
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING VOTER IDENTIFICATION CARDS; AND TO REQUIRE MAGNETIC STRIPS ON VOTER IDENTIFICATION CARDS.
TO MAKE POLLING SITES EASILY ACCESSIBLE TO ALL CITIZENS; TO INCREASE VOTER TURNOUT; AND TO ALLOW POLLING SITES TO BE DESIGNATED AT RETAIL STORES.
ARKANSAS PRIZE-LINKED SAVINGS ACCOUNT ACT OF 2013.