Chief and assistant chief election officers; appointment, qualifications and terms of officers. (HB104)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; officers of elections; chief and assistant chief election officers. Requires the chief and assistant chief election officers to be nonpartisan if a representative for one or both of the two political parties receiving the highest and next highest number of votes in the preceding gubernatorial election is unavailable. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/14/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101695D
12/14/2013Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/10/2014Assigned P & E sub: Campaign Finance Subcommittee
01/15/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB104)
01/15/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/17/2014Reported from Privileges and Elections (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2014Read first time
01/21/2014Read second time
01/21/2014Amendment by Delegate Cole agreed to
01/21/2014Engrossed by House as amended HB104E
01/21/2014Printed as engrossed 14101695D-E
01/22/2014Read third time and passed House (96-Y 0-N)
01/22/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB104)
01/23/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2014Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB104E)
02/18/2014Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/18/2014Committee substitute printed 14105151D-S1
02/20/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB104S1)
02/20/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2014Read third time
02/21/2014Reading of substitute waived
02/21/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14105151D-S1
02/21/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB104S1
02/21/2014Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2014Placed on Calendar
02/25/2014Senate substitute agreed to by House 14105151D-S1 (97-Y 0-N)
02/25/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB104ER)
02/27/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB104ER)
02/27/2014Signed by Speaker
03/01/2014Signed by President
04/07/2014Governor's recommendation received by House
04/22/2014Placed on Calendar
04/23/2014House concurred in Governor's recommendation (97-Y 0-N)
04/23/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N)
04/23/2014Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)
04/23/2014G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/23/2014Reenrolled bill text (HB104ER2)
04/23/2014Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/23/2014Signed by President as reenrolled
04/23/2014Enacted, Chapter 777 (effective 7/1/14)
04/23/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0777)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 7 minutes.