Voter changes of address; retention of copies by general registrar. (SB309)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Retention of copies of voter changes of address. Provides that a general registrar for the locality where a voter formerly resided shall retain copies of documentation, received as part of a registration application or otherwise, and shall be sent copies of such documents if they were originally provided to a different registrar indicating that the voter's residence has changed. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100890D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/29/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB309)
02/02/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2010Committee substitute printed 10104374D-S1
02/04/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB309S1)
02/08/2010Read second time
02/08/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/08/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104374D-S1
02/08/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB309S1
02/09/2010Read third time and passed Senate (35-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Placed on Calendar
02/16/2010Read first time
02/16/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/17/2010Assigned P & E sub: #3 Campaign Finance
02/24/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/26/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections (19-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Read second time
03/02/2010Read third time
03/02/2010Passed House (87-Y 11-N)
03/02/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (87-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB309ER)
03/10/2010Signed by Speaker
03/12/2010Signed by President
03/12/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB309ER)
04/13/2010Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/20/2010Placed on Calendar
04/21/2010Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/21/2010House concurred in Governor's recommendation (88-Y 7-N)
04/21/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (88-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
04/21/2010G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/21/2010Reenrolled bill text (SB309ER2)
04/21/2010Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/21/2010Signed by President as reenrolled
04/21/2010Enacted, Chapter 795 (effective 7/1/10)
04/21/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0795)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.