Emergency absentee ballots; ballots provided to hospitalized voters. (SB722)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)

Progress

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

Description

Emergency absentee ballots; hospitalized voters; electoral board representative. Permits an electoral board to designate a hospital administrator to serve as its representative and to provide applications for emergency absentee ballots to hospitalized voters. Amends § 24.2-705, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

  • 12/03/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13
  • 12/03/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100952D
  • 12/03/2012 Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
  • 01/11/2013 Impact statement from DPB (SB722)
  • 01/29/2013 Stricken at request of Patron in Privileges and Elections (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Comments

ACLU-VA Voting Rights, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

The ACLU supports legislation that promotes the right to vote and access to the polls.