Absentee voting; application for absentee ballots by electronic mail or other electronic means. (SB188)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Absentee voting; application by electronic mail or other electronic means.  Provides that the State Board of Elections shall implement a system to accept absentee ballot applications electronically. Currently, an applicant may request and receive, but not submit, an absentee ballot application electronically. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101645D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/17/2012Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
01/31/2012Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Committee substitute printed 12104369D-S1
02/02/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2012Read second time
02/03/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104369D-S1
02/03/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB188S1
02/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB188S1)
02/06/2012Read third time and passed Senate (34-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/17/2012Assigned P & E sub: Elections Subcommittee
02/21/2012Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
03/10/2012Left in Privileges and Elections