General registrars; reassigning duties of the electoral board. (SB1092)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


General registrars; reassigning duties of the electoral board. Reassigns duties of the electoral board related to absentee voting and campaign finance to the general registrars. The bill also requires that the governing bodies of the localities be reimbursed in full for the compensation and expenses of electoral board members and general registrars. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102713D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/20/2015Assigned to P&E sub: Elections
01/23/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1092)
01/27/2015Committee substitute printed 15104202D-S1
01/27/2015Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1092S1)
01/29/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Read second time
01/30/2015Reading of substitute waived
01/30/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104202D-S1
01/30/2015Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1092S1
02/02/2015Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Placed on Calendar
02/06/2015Read first time
02/06/2015Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/06/2015Assigned P & E sub: Campaign Finance
02/11/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/13/2015Reported from Privileges and Elections (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/13/2015Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Read second time
02/17/2015Read third time
02/17/2015Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/17/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1092ER)
02/20/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1092ER)
02/20/2015Signed by Speaker
02/23/2015Signed by President
02/24/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/24/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/24/15
02/24/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/26/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 645 (effective 7/1/15)
03/26/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0645)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 43 seconds.


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

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