VA HB239 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on December 30 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-24 - Reported from Privileges and Elections (22-Y 0-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Absentee voting; deadline for applying for an absentee ballot to cast other than in person. Extends the deadline for a voter to apply for an absentee ballot that is to be cast by mail from the seventh day prior to the election to the eleventh day prior to the election. The bill also adjusts the deadline for applications for multiple elections for uniformed and overseas voters and for emergency applications and absentee ballots for persons incapacitated or hospitalized.

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Absentee voting; extends deadline for applying for an absentee ballot to cast other than in person.


Roll Calls

2020-01-24 - House - House: Reported from Privileges and Elections (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-21 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N) (Y: 6 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-01-24HouseReported from Privileges and Elections (22-Y 0-N)
2020-01-21HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
2020-01-14HouseAssigned P & E sub: Elections
2019-12-30HouseReferred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
2019-12-30HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101270D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
242701(n/a)See Bill Text
242703(n/a)See Bill Text
242705(n/a)See Bill Text
242706(n/a)See Bill Text
242707(n/a)See Bill Text

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