Uniform Military and Overseas Voters Act; administration of election laws for military voters. (SB565)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield) with support from co-patrons Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon), and Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)

Progress

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

Description

Elections; military and overseas voters.  Improves registration and absentee voting procedures for military and overseas voters; includes authorization for pilot programs for secure electronic ballot delivery and other reforms. Amends § 24.2-101, § 24.2-419, § 24.2-444, § 24.2-612, § 24.2-700, § 24.2-701, § 24.2-702.1, § 24.2-703, § 24.2-706, § 24.2-709, § 24.2-713, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

  • 01/17/2012 Presented and ordered printed
  • 01/17/2012 Presented and ordered printed 12103623D
  • 01/17/2012 Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
  • 01/19/2012 Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
  • 02/07/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB565)
  • 02/07/2012 Reported from Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-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 (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 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 continuing to 2013 with substitute
  • 02/24/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB565)
  • 02/24/2012 Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/24/2012 Committee substitute printed 12105595D-H1
  • 02/27/2012 Read second time
  • 02/28/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB565H1)
  • 02/28/2012 Read third time
  • 02/28/2012 Committee substitute agreed to 12105595D-H1
  • 02/28/2012 Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB565H1
  • 02/28/2012 Passed House with substitute (98-Y 0-N)
  • 02/28/2012 VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/01/2012 House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/01/2012 Title replaced 12105595D-H1
  • 03/06/2012 Enrolled
  • 03/06/2012 Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB565ER)
  • 03/06/2012 Signed by Speaker
  • 03/08/2012 Signed by President
  • 03/15/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB565ER)
  • 03/22/2012 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 353 (effective 7/1/12)
  • 03/22/2012 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0353)