Absentee voting; publication of street address for return of absentee ballots. (HB980)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)

Progress

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

Description

Absentee voting; publication of street address for return of absentee ballots. Requires the instructions for completing and returning absentee ballots and applications for absentee ballots to include a street address for the offices of the general registrar and electoral board that is capable of receiving mail by commercial delivery service. The bill does not prohibit electoral boards from using a post office box address on the return envelope for absentee ballots. Amends § 24.2-701, § 24.2-706, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2014Committee
01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100697D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/10/2014Assigned P & E sub: Elections Subcommittee
02/12/2014Left in Privileges and Elections