Representative Froelich and Representative McKean, co-prime bill sponsors, presented House Bill 20-1156. The bill makes various changes to the Colorado Municipal Election Code, including:
• adding an alternative affirmation to be included with absentee ballots for active military/overseas voters;
• eliminating the requirement for mail ballots to include a ballot stub and duplicate stub;
• changing the deadlines for filing candidate nominating petitions and withdrawing a nomination; and
• changing the wording of the self-affirmation that appears on the return envelope for mail ballots.
Representative Froelich explained amendment L.001 (Attachment A).