Absentee voting; unlawful to notify a voter that his ballot rejected until polls have closed. (HB1066)

Introduced By

Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Absentee voting; double voting.  Makes it unlawful to notify a voter that his absentee ballot has been rejected until the polls have closed on the election day and prohibits the counting of any provisional ballot cast by a voter at a precinct if an absentee ballot cast by him in the same election has been rejected at the central absentee voter precinct. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101748D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/17/2012Assigned P & E sub: Elections Subcommittee
01/31/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB1066)
02/14/2012Left in Privileges and Elections


Greg Mathieson writes:

What does this do for the active duty military voters. they don't know that their ballot is rejected until after the polls close. They then lose their vote.