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AB 2760: Catastrophic Events: Expedited Elections (2002)


AB 2760 (2002) promotes continuity of government in the face of a natural disaster, act of war or other catastrophic event. It provides for expedited Congressional elections if 25% of the United States Congress or the California Congressional delegation are killed, missing, or disabled.

For more information, you can read the AB 2760 "Fact Sheet" prepared by a member of Senator Simitian's staff.

Final Status and Text

AB 2760 is no longer active. Its final status was:
Signed into Law

You can read its final text on the Legislature's Bill Information site.

News & Press Releases about AB 2760

09/30/2002 - AB 2760 Op Ed

09/25/2002 - Simitian Bill Provides for Continuity of Government after an Act of War or Terrorist Attack

08/12/2002 - Simitian Bill to Speed Up Congressional Elections after a Catastrophic Event Signed by Governor