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Absentee voting; unused, lost, and defaced ballots. (SB536)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Absentee voting; unused, lost, and defaced ballots.  Requires persons who appear at their polling place or the central absentee voter precinct on election day and who have returned an unused or spoiled absentee ballot to cast a provisional ballot, rather than an official ballot, at the polling place or precinct. Amends § 24.2-708, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

  • 01/12/2012 Presented and ordered printed 12103124D
  • 01/12/2012 Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
  • 01/19/2012 Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
  • 01/27/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB536)
  • 02/07/2012 Reported from Privileges and Elections (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/09/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/10/2012 Read second time and engrossed
  • 02/13/2012 Read third time and passed Senate (20-Y 20-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/13/2012 Chair votes yes
  • 02/15/2012 Placed on Calendar
  • 02/15/2012 Read first time
  • 02/15/2012 Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
  • 02/16/2012 Assigned P & E sub: Elections Subcommittee
  • 02/21/2012 Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 2-N)
  • 03/02/2012 Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/05/2012 Read second time
  • 03/06/2012 Read third time
  • 03/06/2012 Committee amendments agreed to
  • 03/06/2012 Engrossed by House as amended
  • 03/06/2012 Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
  • 03/06/2012 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/07/2012 House amendments agreed to by Senate (31-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/09/2012 Enrolled
  • 03/09/2012 Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB536ER)
  • 03/09/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB536)
  • 03/09/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB536ER)
  • 03/09/2012 Signed by Speaker
  • 03/10/2012 Signed by President
  • 04/05/2012 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 645 (effective 7/1/12)
  • 04/05/2012 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0645)