HB1501: Elections; distribution of mail voter registration application forms.

HOUSE BILL NO. 1501
Offered January 12, 2011
Prefiled December 17, 2010
A BILL to amend and reenact § 24.2-416.3 of the Code of Virginia, relating to elections; distribution of mail voter registration application forms.
Patron-- Putney

Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1.  That § 24.2-416.3 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§ 24.2-416.3. Distribution of mail voter registration application forms.

A. The State Board of Elections shall make available to any individual or group a reasonable number of mail voter registration application forms.

B. The State Board shall provide a reasonable number of mail voter registration application forms to each agent of the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries authorized to sell hunting or fishing licenses in Virginia. The Department of Game and Inland Fisheries shall assist the State Board by providing a list of its agents appointed to sell hunting and fishing licenses in Virginia and by instructing its agents to make the mail voter registration application forms available to persons purchasing hunting or fishing licenses.