Registered voters; registration residence requirements for person attending accredited institution. (SB829)

Introduced By

Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Registered voters; students. Provides that a person attending an accredited public or private institution of higher education physically located in the Commonwealth may choose to be registered to vote either at his residence prior to his attendance or at his residence during his attendance. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/15/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 095531326
12/15/2008Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/09/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB829)
02/06/2009Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendment (11-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Read second time
02/10/2009Reading of amendment waived
02/10/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/10/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended SB829E
02/10/2009Printed as engrossed 095531326-E
02/10/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/16/2009Assigned P & E sub: Elections
02/17/2009Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely by voice vote
02/28/2009Left in Privileges and Elections