Paper ballots; used for assisting voters at curbside & when voting equipment is inoperable. (SB434)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeannemarie Devolites Davis (R-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; permitted use of paper ballots. Delineates the circumstances when it is permissible to use paper ballots: when the paper ballot is the ballot used in the precinct; for assisting voters at curbside; for provisional votes; when voting equipment is inoperable; for absentee voting; and for certain voters in presidential elections. Read the Bill »


03/31/2006: signed by governor


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063194726
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/24/2006Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (14-Y 0-N)
01/26/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/26/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
01/27/2006Read second time
01/27/2006Reading of amendments waived
01/27/2006Committee amendments agreed to
01/27/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended SB434E
01/27/2006Printed as engrossed 063194726-E
01/30/2006Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006Communicated to House
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Read first time
02/14/2006Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/17/2006Assigned P & E sub: #2 (Jones, S.C.)
03/03/2006Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Read second time
03/07/2006Read third time
03/07/2006Committee amendment agreed to
03/07/2006Engrossed by House as amended
03/07/2006Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006House amendment agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006VOTE: (37-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB434ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
03/31/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 492 (effective 7/1/06)
04/06/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0492)