VA SJR271 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on July 20 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-07-20 - Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
Pending: Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Constitutional amendment (first reference); Governor's term of office. Permits a Governor elected in 2025 and thereafter to succeed himself in office. The amendment allows two four-year terms (either in succession or not in succession) but prohibits election to a third term. Service for more than two years of a partial term counts as service for one term.

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Title

Constitutional amendment; Governor's term of office (first reference).

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-07-20SenateReferred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
2020-07-20SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100204D

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