Elections; persons entitled to have name placed on ballot, etc. (HB59)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; persons entitled to place on ballot; compliance with campaign finance disclosure provisions.  Provides that a candidate will not be entitled to have his name printed on the ballot unless he has filed all required campaign finance reports and satisfied all civil and criminal penalties imposed under the Campaign Finance Disclosure Act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/19/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101234D
12/19/2011Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/12/2012Assigned P & E sub: Elections Subcommittee
01/12/2012Assigned P & E sub: Campaign Finance Subcommittee
01/25/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/27/2012Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB59)
01/27/2012Committee substitute printed 12104823D-H1
01/30/2012Read first time
01/30/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB59H1)
01/31/2012Read second time
01/31/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104823D-H1
01/31/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB59H1
02/01/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2012Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/21/2012Continued to 2013 in Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 1 minute.