Guam Legislature Considers Primary Election Changes - State and Federal Communications

October 30, 2017  •  

Guam Legislature Considers Primary Election Changes

The Legislature of Guam passed one bill and is contemplating another that will change the electoral process in the territory.

Bill 156-34, passed Friday, Ocotober 27, 2017, proposes moving the date of primary elections and changing the filing date for candidate nomination papers; while Bill 45-34 calls for the elimination of primary elections in their entirety.

If Bill 45-34 also passes and both bills are signed by the governor, whichever bill is signed second will void the one that is signed first.

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