Absentee voting; procedures for military and overseas voters. (HB1057)

Introduced By

Del. Rich Anderson (R-Woodbridge) with support from 18 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg), Del. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson), Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna), Del. Jimmie Massie (R-Richmond), Del. Don Merricks (R-Danville), Del. Israel O'Quinn (R-Bristol), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville), Del. Brenda Pogge (R-Williamsburg), Del. Charles Poindexter (R-Glade Hill), Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding), Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Mike Watson (R-Williamsburg), Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg), Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; military and overseas voters. Improves registration and absentee voting procedures for military and overseas voters; includes authorization for pilot programs for secure electronic ballot delivery and other reforms. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103625D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/23/2012Assigned P & E sub: Elections Subcommittee
02/07/2012Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2013
02/07/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB1057)
02/10/2012Continued to 2013 in Privileges and Elections
11/29/2012Left in Privileges and Elections