Absentee voting; Board of Elections shall implement a system to accept ballot electronically. (SB426)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Absentee voting; application by electronic mail or other electronic means.  Provides that the State Board of Elections shall implement a system to accept absentee ballot applications electronically. Currently, an applicant may request and receive, but not submit, an absentee ballot application electronically. Read the Bill »


01/26/2010: Merged into SB144


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102395D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/26/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB426)
01/26/2010Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (SB144-Miller, J.C.) (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB144.