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Constitutional amendment; Governor's term of office (first reference). (HJ679)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Brink (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

Constitutional amendment (first resolution); Governor's term of office. Permits a Governor elected in 2017 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. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

  • 01/09/2013 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102263D
  • 01/09/2013 Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
  • 01/11/2013 Assigned P & E sub: Constitutional Amendments Subcommittee
  • 01/21/2013 Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HJ549-Purkey)
  • 02/05/2013 Left in Privileges and Elections

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical duplicates of this one: HJ549 and SJ276.