Primary & filing schedule; State Board of Elections to reschedule November 2011 election, etc. (SB463)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Primary schedule in 2011.  Authorizes the State Board of Elections to reschedule the June 14, 2011, primary, and revise related schedules, if redistricting has not been completed and preclearance from the appropriate United States authority under 5 of the Voting Rights Act has not been received in time to hold the primary at the regularly scheduled time. The Board may reschedule the primary to any Tuesday not later than September 13, 2011. The bill applies to elections for the Senate and House of Delegates, constitutional officers, and local government and school board officers scheduled to be elected on November 8, 2011. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103468D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/26/2010Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
01/29/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB463)
02/09/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2010Committee substitute printed 10105073D-S1
02/11/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB463S1)
02/12/2010Read second time
02/12/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/12/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105073D-S1
02/12/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB463S1
02/15/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Placed on Calendar
02/17/2010Read first time
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/19/2010Assigned P & E sub: #2 Elections
03/05/2010Tabled in Privileges and Elections