Voter registration; copy of application to be maintained at DMV and registration records. (HB46)

Introduced By

Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg) with support from 10 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Kris Amundson (D-Mount Vernon), Del. Mamye BaCote (D-Newport News), Del. Algie Howell (D-Norfolk), Del. Dwight Jones (D-Richmond), Del. Ken Melvin (D-Portsmouth), Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton), Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke), Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond), Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Voter registration at offices of the Department of Motor Vehicles and registration records. Provides that the Department shall maintain a copy of any completed voter registration application received by it until 30 days after the next general election and that the copy may be transmitted by facsimile or electronic means to a general registrar, local electoral board, or the State Board of Elections for the purpose of determining the validity of a provisional ballot. This bill is identical to HB 356 and SB 80. Read the Bill »


02/03/2006: Failed to Pass in Committee


12/12/2005Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063659286
12/12/2005Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/18/2006Assigned to Privileges and Elections sub-committee: #1 (Marshall, R. G.)
01/24/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB46)
02/03/2006Continued to 2007 in Privileges and Elections