Elections, Board of; special emergency power. (HB860)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Special emergency power of the Secretary of the State Board of Elections to maintain uniform application of election laws to special elections. Provides that the Secretary may suspend the implementation of an amendment to the election laws for no more than 60 days in the locality or localities in which a special election is being held on a day other than a general election day if implementation of the amendment would result in a change in the election rules already being applied to the special election. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 087851492
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/15/2008Assigned P & E sub: Elections
02/12/2008Left in Privileges and Elections