VA SJR6 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous SJR6


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on November 18 2019 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-12-04 - Left in Privileges and Elections
Pending: Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Constitutional amendment (first resolution); 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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Constitutional amendment; Governor's term of office, succession of terms (first reference).


Roll Calls

2020-01-21 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2021 in Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-12-04SenateLeft in Privileges and Elections
2020-01-21SenateContinued to 2021 in Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-N)
2019-11-18SenateReferred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
2019-11-18SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100588D

Same As/Similar To

SJR6 (Carry Over) 2020-01-21 - Continued to 2021 in Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-N)

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments