VA SB1348 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-01-26 - Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (9-Y 6-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Elections; referenda; local advisory referenda. Provides for an exception to the rule that prohibits a referendum from being placed on the ballot unless specifically authorized by statute or by charter, allowing each locality to provide by ordinance a process for holding an advisory referendum provided such advisory referendum is placed on the ballot not more than once per calendar year.

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Local advisory referenda; exception to rule that prohibits referendum from being placed on ballot.


Roll Calls

2021-01-26 - Senate - Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (9-Y 6-N) (Y: 9 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-01-26SenatePassed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (9-Y 6-N)
2021-01-13SenateReferred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
2021-01-13SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101151D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
242684(n/a)See Bill Text

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