Electoral boards; appointments. (HB1292)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)

Progress

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

Description

Electoral boards; appointments. Requires that appointments to the electoral board in a county or city be made by the senior judge of the judicial circuit for that county or city. Currently, such appointments are made by the senior judge only if a majority of the circuit judges of the judicial circuit cannot agree on an appointment. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
10/28/2014Committee
10/28/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100564D
10/28/2014Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/13/2015Assigned P & E sub: Appointments
01/15/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1292)
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Privileges and Elections

Comments

ACLU-VA Voting Rights, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

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