Election Fraud Ombudsman, Office of the; established within the Department of Elections. (HB2065)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Office of the Election Fraud Ombudsman. Establishes the Office of the Election Fraud Ombudsman within the Department of Elections, headed by the election fraud ombudsman, appointed by the Commissioner of Elections. The bill requires the Office of the Election Fraud Ombudsman to receive and investigate complaints of violations of Title 24.2 and to cooperate with the appropriate enforcement authority to ensure enforcement of the election laws. The Office of the Attorney General retains its authority to enforce and prosecute violations of the election laws. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102560D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/20/2015Assigned P & E sub: Appointments
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Privileges and Elections


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