VA SB1202 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 4 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-04 - Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
Pending: Senate Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee
Hearing: Jan 18 @ 8:00 am in Senate Room A, Pocahontas
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Voting information for persons incarcerated in local correctional facilities. Provides that the Board of Corrections shall make, adopt, and promulgate rules and regulations regarding the provision of information on absentee voting to all persons confined in a local correctional facility who may be eligible to vote and information on the process of applying for a restoration of civil rights and of voting rights for those persons who have been convicted of a felony.

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Correctional facilities, local; voting information for persons incarcerated.



2019-01-04SenateReferred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
2019-01-04SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101323D

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