Senate Districts; technical adjustments in boundaries. (SB1294)

Introduced By

Sen. Harry Blevins (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Senate districts; technical adjustment. Reassigns the Fairways Precinct in the City of Chesapeake from District 5 to District 14. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/15/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103838D
01/15/2013Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/29/2013Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2013Reconsidered by Privileges and Elections
01/31/2013Reported from Privileges and Elections (8-Y 4-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Passed Senate (24-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2013Placed on Calendar
02/11/2013Read first time
02/11/2013Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/11/2013Assigned P & E sub: Elections Subcommittee
02/12/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/18/2013Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (13-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Committee substitute printed 13105086D-H1
02/19/2013Read second time
02/20/2013Passed by for the day
02/21/2013Read third time
02/21/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13105086D-H1
02/21/2013Passed by until the end of the calendar
02/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1294H1)
02/21/2013Amendment by Delegate Bell, R.B. agreed to (65-Y 32-N)
02/21/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (65-Y 32-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013No action taken on Delegate Toscano's Amendments
02/21/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment SB1294H1
02/21/2013Passed House with substitute with amendment (60-Y 31-N 1-A)
02/21/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (60-Y 31-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Reconsideration of House substitute with amendment agreed to by Senate (37-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013House substitute with amendment rejected by Senate (19-Y 20-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013House insisted on substitute with amendment
02/21/2013House requested conference committee
02/21/2013Senate acceded to request (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Conferees appointed by Senate
02/21/2013Senators: Blevins, Smith, McDougle
02/21/2013Conferees appointed by House
02/21/2013Delegates: Cosgrove, Cole, Hester
02/23/2013No further action taken
02/23/2013Failed to pass in Senate


This bill mentions Hickory Middle School, Chesapeake, Great Bridge, Chesapeake, Hunterdale, Carrsville, Chesapeake, North Landing, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Southampton, Gilmerton, Chesapeake, Sunray, Chesapeake, Geneva Park, Chesapeake, South Norfolk (SoNo), Chesapeake, Indian River, Chesapeake, Norfolk Highlands, Chesapeake, Johnson Park, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Poplar Halls, Norfolk, Silverwood, Chesapeake, Ghent Square, Norfolk, Churchland, Portsmouth, Coleman Place, Norfolk, Isle of Wight, Norview Middle School, Norfolk, Tanner Creek, Tarrallton Community Park, Norfolk, Lindenwood, Chesterfield.


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 6 clips in all, totaling 20 minutes.