Elections; voting procedures and voter identification requirements. (HB1560)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; voting procedures; voter identification requirements.  Eliminates the provision that allows a voter to sign a sworn statement that he is the named registered voter he claims to be in lieu of showing identification and requires that any such voter may cast a provisional ballot. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/04/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101216D
01/04/2011Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/13/2011Impact statement from (HB1560)
01/13/2011Assigned P & E sub: #2 Elections
01/13/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1560)
01/18/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (4-Y 2-N)
01/21/2011Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Committee substitute printed 11104362D-H1
01/24/2011Read first time
01/25/2011Read second time
01/25/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104362D-H1
01/25/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1560H1
01/25/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1560H1)
01/26/2011Read third time and passed House (68-Y 31-N)
01/26/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (68-Y 31-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
01/27/2011Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/31/2011Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
02/22/2011Left in Privileges and Elections


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 7 clips in all, totaling 9 minutes.