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VAHB439PassAbsentee ballots; materials included; information on proposed constitutional amendments and referenda. Provides that whenever there is a proposed constitutional amendment or statewide referendum on the ballot, the printed instructions with the absent...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0254)
VASJR1Engross

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Constitutional amendment (second reference); qualifications of voters and the right to vote; persons not entitled to vote. Provides that every person who meets the qualifications of voters set forth in the Constitution shall have the fundamental righ...
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2022-03-08
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VASB21Engross

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Constitutional amendment (voter referendum); qualifications of voters and the right to vote; persons not entitled to vote. Provides for a referendum at the November 8, 2022, general election to approve or reject an amendment that would provide for th...
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2022-03-08
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VASJR5Engross

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Constitutional amendment (second reference); marriage; repeal of same-sex marriage prohibition; affirmative right to marry. Repeals the constitutional provision defining marriage as only a union between one man and one woman as well as the related pr...
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2022-03-08
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VASB557Engross

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Constitutional amendment (voter referendum); marriage; repeal of same-sex marriage prohibition; affirmative right to marry. Provides for a referendum at the November 8, 2022, election to approve or reject an amendment that would repeal the constituti...
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2022-03-08
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR77Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); environmental justice. Establishes that it is the policy of the Commonwealth to follow the principles of environmental justice in the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regu...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR29Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); Literary Fund; exemption for certain asset forfeiture. Amends the Constitution of Virginia to provide an exemption for property seized and forfeited to the Commonwealth for a violation of commercial sex tra...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR9Intro

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Constitutional amendment (second reference); qualifications of voters and the right to vote; persons not entitled to vote. Provides that every person who meets the qualifications of voters set forth in the Constitution shall have the fundamental righ...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB130Intro

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Constitutional amendment (voter referendum); qualifications of voters and the right to vote; persons not entitled to vote. Provides for a referendum at the November 8, 2022, general election to approve or reject an amendment that would provide for th...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB416Intro

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Constitutional amendment (voter referendum); qualifications of voters and the right to vote; persons not entitled to vote. Provides for a referendum at the November 8, 2022, general election to approve or reject an amendment that would provide for th...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR72Intro

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Constitutional amendment (second reference); qualifications of voters and the right to vote; persons not entitled to vote. Provides that every person who meets the qualifications of voters set forth in the Constitution shall have the fundamental righ...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR57Intro

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Constitutional amendment (second reference); marriage; repeal of same-sex marriage prohibition; affirmative right to marry. Repeals the constitutional provision defining marriage as only a union between one man and one woman as well as the related pr...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR28Intro

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Constitutional amendment (second reference); qualifications of voters and the right to vote; persons not entitled to vote. Provides that every person who meets the qualifications of voters set forth in the Constitution shall have the fundamental righ...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR65Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); education; state appropriations to private schools. Removes the requirement that private schools be nonsectarian in order to be eligible for appropriation of state funds.
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR58Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); taxation and finance; longtime owner-occupant tax relief program. Directs the General Assembly to implement a tax relief program by which longtime owner-occupants of real property are granted a total or par...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR79Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax exemption; surviving spouses of certain members of the armed forces. Provides that the General Assembly may by general law exempt from taxation the real property of a surviving spouse of a...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR66Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); limitations on power of the General Assembly; parole. Provides that, with the exception of the eligibility of a person convicted of a felony offense committed while such person was a juvenile, the General A...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB605Intro

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Constitutional amendment (voter referendum); marriage; repeal of same-sex marriage prohibition; affirmative right to marry. Provides for a referendum at the November 8, 2022, election to approve or reject an amendment that would repeal the constituti...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR96Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax; exemption for certain surviving spouses of members of the armed forces. Authorizes the General Assembly to exempt from tax the real property of a surviving spouse of a member of the armed...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB795Intro

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Constitutional amendment (voter referendum); qualifications of voters and the right to vote; persons not entitled to vote. Provides for a referendum at the November 8, 2022, general election to approve or reject an amendment that would provide for th...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR60Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); qualified immunity for government officials. Establishes the right of government officials to qualified immunity. The amendment provides that a government official may not be found liable for the deprivatio...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHJR83Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); taxation; property tax exemption; surviving spouses of soldiers killed in the line of duty. Amends the Constitution of Virginia by allowing localities to exempt from taxation the real property of any surviv...
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2022-02-15
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VASJR3Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); local government; sale of property; authority to grant perpetual easements to units of government. Allows easements on public property to be granted in perpetuity to a public body, political subdivision, or...
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2022-01-25
To Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
VASJR7Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); General Assembly; term limits. Limits members of the Senate to three full terms (12 years) and members of the House of Delegates to six full terms (12 years). The limitations apply to service for both conse...
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2022-01-25
To Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
VASJR32Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); Literary Fund; exemption for certain asset forfeiture. Amends the Constitution of Virginia to provide an exemption for property seized and forfeited to the Commonwealth for a violation of commercial sex tra...
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2022-01-25
To Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
VASJR36Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); special sessions; required in certain states of emergency. Requires the Governor to convene a special session of the General Assembly whenever declaring a state of emergency for a period that exceeds 90 day...
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2022-01-25
To Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
VASJR19Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax; exemption for certain surviving spouses of members of the armed forces. Authorizes the General Assembly to exempt from tax the real property of a surviving spouse of a member of the armed...
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2022-01-25
To Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
VASJR20Intro

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Constitutional amendment (first reference); K-12 funding. Provides that for any year in which there is a surplus, the budget shall include an appropriation of five percent of such surplus for the operational costs of local school divisions. The resol...
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2022-01-25
To Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
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