Electoral College; votes therein shall be allocated by popular vote for President & Vice President. (SB277)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Electoral College. Provides that the Commonwealth's votes in the Electoral College shall be allocated by the popular vote statewide and in each congressional district. The candidates for President and Vice President who win the popular statewide vote will receive the votes of the two at-large statewide electors and the candidate who wins the popular vote in each congressional district will receive the vote of that district's elector. Maine and Nebraska allocate electoral college votes in this manner. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080719275
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/29/2008Failed to report (defeated) in Privileges and Elections (2-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB42.