Absentee voting; persons with a disability or illness may vote absentee. (SB986)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; absentee voting. Extends to persons with any disability or illness the ability to obtain an absentee ballot. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075560129
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/24/2007Committee substitute printed 075584724-S1
01/25/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007Read second time
01/26/2007Reading of substitute waived
01/26/2007Committee substitute agreed to 075584724-S1
01/26/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB986S1
01/29/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/29/2007Communicated to House
02/05/2007Placed on Calendar
02/05/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/08/2007Assigned P & E sub: #2 (Jones, S.C.)
02/16/2007Tabled in Privileges and Elections