Qualification to vote; person must be 18 yrs. of age on or before day of election. (HB1172)

Introduced By

Del. Melanie Rapp (R-Yorktown) with support from co-patron Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)

Progress

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

Description

Elections; definitions and age qualification to vote. Adds language to specify that a person must be 18 years of age "on or before the day" of the election to be qualified to vote in the election or be qualified by law to vote in the special and primary elections held immediately before the general election day by which he will be 18 years of age. Read the Bill »

Status

03/24/2006: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060772480
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/27/2006Reported from Privileges and Elections (21-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006Read first time
01/31/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006Communicated to Senate
02/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2006Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/21/2006Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendment (13-Y 0-N)
02/23/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006Read third time
02/24/2006Reading of amendment waived
02/24/2006Committee amendment agreed to
02/24/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/24/2006Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Placed on Calendar
02/28/2006Senate amendment agreed to by House (95-Y 0-N)
02/28/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1172ER)
03/07/2006Enrolled
03/07/2006Signed by Speaker
03/08/2006Signed by President
03/24/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 205 (effective 7/1/06)
04/03/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0205)