Elections; increases duration of time between filing deadlines and November elections. (HB104)

Introduced By

Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond) with support from co-patron Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Elections; filing deadlines.  Increases the duration of time between filing deadlines and November elections. Declarations of candidacy for a special election held in November will need to be filed 81 days, rather than 74 days, before the election. A referendum election must be ordered 81 days, rather than 60 days, before the referendum election. Amends § 24.2-507, § 24.2-510, § 24.2-682, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/05/2010Committee
01/05/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101268D
01/05/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/14/2010Assigned P & E sub: #1 Constitutional
02/01/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/09/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2010Read first time
02/12/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/15/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/15/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB104)
02/15/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/22/2010Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
03/02/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2010Read third time
03/05/2010Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2010Enrolled
03/12/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB104ER)
03/12/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB104ER)
03/12/2010Signed by Speaker
03/13/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 542 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0542)