Constitutional amendment; Governor's term of office (first reference). (HJ231)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Brink (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Constitutional amendment (first resolution); Governor's term of office.  Permits a Governor elected in 2017 and thereafter to succeed himself in office. The amendment allows two four-year terms (either in succession or not in succession) but prohibits election to a third term. Service for more than two years of a partial term counts as service for one term. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


  • 01/20/2012 Committee
  • 01/20/2012 Presented and ordered printed 12103170D
  • 01/20/2012 Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
  • 02/14/2012 Left in Privileges and Elections

Duplicate Bills

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