Oath of office; person elected to State office to make oath before notary if in military. (HB1575)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Administration of oath of office. Allows a person elected or appointed to an office in the Commonwealth that requires an oath of office to make such oath before a notary of any state or country, if such person is a member of the United States Armed Forces and is on active duty, or if such person is a civilian deployed by the United States Department of Defense. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/23/2008Unanimous consent to introduce
01/23/2008Presented and ordered printed 085992616
01/23/2008Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/01/2008Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2008Read first time
02/05/2008Read second time
02/05/2008Committee amendments agreed to
02/05/2008Emergency clause added
02/05/2008Engrossed by House as amended HB1575E
02/05/2008Printed as engrossed 085992616-E
02/06/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2008Communicated to Senate
02/07/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/13/2008Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 1-N)
02/18/2008Read third time
02/18/2008Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1575ER)
02/20/2008Signed by Speaker
02/22/2008Signed by President
02/29/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 56 (effective 2/29/08)
02/29/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 57 (effective 2/29/08)
03/04/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0056)
03/04/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0057)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB793.