Constitutional amendment; Governor's term of office (first reference). (SJ4)

Introduced By

Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Constitutional amendment (first resolution); Governor's term of office. Permits a Governor elected in 2017 and thereafter to succeed himself in office. The amendment allows two four-year terms (either in succession or not in succession) but prohibits election to a third term. Service for more than two years of a partial term counts as service for one term. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/04/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100705D
12/04/2013Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/14/2014Continued to 2015 in Privileges and Elections (14-Y 0-N)