Absentee voting and ballot applications; persons 65 or older may vote absentee. (HB80)

Introduced By

Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake) with support from co-patrons Del. Bob Hull (D-Falls Church), Del. Johnny Joannou (D-Portsmouth), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), and Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield)

Progress

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

Description

Elections; absentee voting and absentee ballot applications. Provides that any person who will be age 65 or older on the election day may vote absentee. This bill is identical to HB 763. Amends § 24.2-700, § 24.2-701, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/16/2005Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063331512
12/16/2005Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/18/2006Assigned to Privileges and Elections sub-committee: #2 (Jones, S. C.)
01/27/2006Tabled in Privileges and Elections