Voters; joint subcommittee to study methods of increasing turnout. (HJ99)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Study; joint subcommittee to study low voter turnout; report. Establishes a joint subcommittee to study factors contributing to Virginia's low voter turnout and recommend steps to increase participation. The joint subcommittee is directed in particular to examine the redistricting process, frequency of elections, and the possibility of appointing rather than electing some officials. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063689472
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
02/15/2006Left in Rules