Certification of results; State Board of Elections to post on Internet changes made to results. (HB1175)

Introduced By

Del. Melanie Rapp (R-Yorktown)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; post-election procedures; recounts. Provides for political party and candidate representatives to be present during certain post-election procedures: any examination of sealed voting devices on authorization of the State Board of Elections; an examination of sealed ballots on authorization of the State Board or local board; and the electoral board meeting to ascertain the results of the election. The bill requires the State Board to post on the Internet notice of changes made to the election night results by local electoral boards and made to certified results by a recount court. Read the Bill »


04/05/2006: signed by governor


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063256480
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/10/2006Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006Committee substitute printed 060588480-H1
02/11/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Read second time
02/13/2006Committee substitute agreed to 060588480-H1
02/13/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1175H1
02/14/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Communicated to Senate
02/15/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2006Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/28/2006Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/2006Passed by for the day
03/03/2006Floor substitute printed 060630724-S1 (Deeds)
03/06/2006Read third time
03/06/2006Passed by for the day
03/07/2006Passed by temporarily
03/07/2006Read third time
03/07/2006Reading of amendments waived
03/07/2006Committee amendments agreed to
03/07/2006Substitute by Senator Deeds offered but not acted upon 060630724-S1
03/07/2006Passed Senate with amendments (39-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006Committee amendments reconsidered (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006Committee amendments agreed to (23-Y 17-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: (23-Y 17-N)
03/07/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/07/2006Passed Senate with amendments (36-Y 4-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: (36-Y 4-N)
03/08/2006Placed on Calendar
03/09/2006Senate amendments agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1175ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
04/05/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 689 (effective 7/1/06)
04/14/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0689)