Central absentee voter precinct; person may vote at polling place if didn't return absentee ballot. (SB313)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Absentee voters; central absentee voting precinct.  Provides that no voter who has applied for and has received or been sent an absentee ballot, but who has not voted absentee, and who offers to vote on election day at his precinct or proper polling place shall be required to vote at the central absentee voter precinct. Such a voter is permitted, however, to vote at the central absentee voting precinct. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100885D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/26/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2010Committee substitute printed 10104507D-S1
01/28/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2010Read second time
01/29/2010Reading of substitute waived
01/29/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104507D-S1
01/29/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB313S1
01/29/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB313S1)
02/01/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Placed on Calendar
02/08/2010Read first time
02/08/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/16/2010Assigned P & E sub: #2 Elections
02/23/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/26/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2010Committee substitute printed 10105556D-H1
03/01/2010Read second time
03/02/2010Read third time
03/02/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105556D-H1
03/02/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB313H1
03/02/2010Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/02/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2010House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2010Title replaced 10105556D-H1
03/04/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB313H1)
03/11/2010Signed by President
03/11/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB313ER)
03/11/2010Signed by Speaker
03/12/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB313ER)
03/12/2010Signed by President
04/10/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 348 (effective 7/1/10)
04/10/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0348)


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 40 seconds.