Absentee ballot lists; SBE to provide an electronic copy of applicant list to any political party. (HB217)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; absentee ballot lists.  Requires the State Board of Elections to provide an electronic copy of the absentee voter applicant list to any political party or candidate, upon request. Amends § 24.2-706, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102870D
01/08/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/13/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB217)
01/14/2010Assigned P & E sub: #3 Campaign Finance
01/20/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/22/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB217)
02/12/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Committee amendment agreed to
02/15/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB217E
02/15/2010Printed as engrossed 10102870D-E
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/18/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB217E)
02/23/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2010Read third time
02/26/2010Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB217ER)
03/08/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB217ER)
03/08/2010Signed by Speaker
03/08/2010Signed by President
04/07/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 213 (effective 7/1/10)
04/07/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0213)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 20 seconds.