VA SB254 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 5 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-11-30 - Left in Privileges and Elections
Pending: Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Absentee voting; no excuse required when voting in person. Provides that any registered voter may vote by absentee ballot in person in any election in which he is qualified to vote without providing a reason for being unable to vote in person on election day. The bill retains the statutory list of reasons allowing a voter to cast an absentee ballot by mail.

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Title

Absentee voting; no excuse required when voting in person.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2018-01-30 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2019 in Privileges and Elections (13-Y 0-N) (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2018-11-30SenateLeft in Privileges and Elections
2018-01-30SenateContinued to 2019 in Privileges and Elections (13-Y 0-N)
2018-01-05SenateReferred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
2018-01-05SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102273D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
242700(n/a)See Bill Text
242701(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources


Bill Comments

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