Voter registration; registrars with respect to voter registration records. (HB57)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State Board of Elections; duties with respect to voter registration.  Provides that the State Board shall distribute the alphabetical lists of registered voters in each precinct to each county, city, and town at least 16, rather than 10, days before an election to give more time for local review. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/19/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101212D
12/19/2011Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/12/2012Assigned P & E sub: Elections Subcommittee
01/17/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/20/2012Reported from Privileges and Elections (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2012Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/24/2012Assigned App. sub: General Government
01/24/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB57)
02/01/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/08/2012Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/14/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2012Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/28/2012Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (8-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2012Committee substitute printed 12105452D-S1
03/01/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2012Read third time
03/02/2012Passed by for the day
03/05/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB57S1)
03/05/2012Read third time
03/05/2012Passed by for the day
03/06/2012Read third time
03/06/2012Reading of substitute waived
03/06/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105452D-S1
03/06/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB57S1
03/06/2012Passed Senate with substitute (20-Y 20-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012Chair vote Yes
03/07/2012Placed on Calendar
03/08/2012Senate substitute agreed to by House 12105452D-S1 (77-Y 19-N)
03/08/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (77-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB57ER)
03/10/2012Signed by Speaker
03/10/2012Signed by President
03/12/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB57ER)
04/09/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 686 (effective 7/1/12)
04/09/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0686)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 5 minutes.