Constitutional amendment; nomination of candidates for elective office (first reference). (SJ74)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Constitutional amendment (first resolution); nomination of candidates for elective office. Provides for the right of a political party to determine the method by which it nominates candidates for state, county, city, and district office, so long as the nomination method selected does not have the practical effect of preventing active duty military personnel from participating in the nomination process. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101182D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/14/2014Continued to 2015 in Privileges and Elections (14-Y 0-N)

Comments

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