Absentee ballot; person designated by political party to represent inside polling place may cast. (SB51)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Absentee voting; poll watchers.  Authorizes any person who has been designated by a political party or candidate to be a representative of that party or candidate inside a polling place on the day of the election to cast an absentee ballot. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/04/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100888D
01/04/2010Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/13/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB51)
01/26/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2010Read second time and engrossed
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 (6-Y 0-N)
02/26/2010Reported from Privileges and Elections (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Read second time
03/02/2010Read third time
03/02/2010Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/02/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Enrolled
03/10/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB51ER)
03/10/2010Signed by Speaker
03/12/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB51ER)
03/12/2010Signed by President
04/08/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 244 (effective 7/1/10)
04/08/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0244)