Solicitation of election fraud; penalty. (SB793)

Introduced By

Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg)

Progress

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

Description

Solicitation of election fraud; penalty. Makes it a Class 6 felony to solicit five or fewer violations of the election law provisions governing illegal voting and illegal registration activities and a Class 5 felony to solicit more than five such violations. Read the Bill »

Status

01/22/2013: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
12/19/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13
12/19/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100713D
12/19/2012Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
12/26/2012Impact statement from VCSC (SB793)
01/14/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB793)
01/15/2013Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
01/22/2013Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB703.

Comments

stephen writes:

Why should there be an exemption for anyone? If one person pays then all should pay. Just the thought of some of these guards having a gun is bad enough.