Party candidates; method of nominating, incumbent selection. (HB1183)

Introduced By

Del. Nick Freitas (R-Culpeper)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Method of nominating party candidates; incumbent selection. Removes the power of incumbent officeholders in some cases to insist on a primary as the method of nominating political party candidates and removes the power of General Assembly incumbents seeking reelection to determine the method of nomination. The bill does not affect the current power of duly constituted authorities of the political party to determine the method of nominating party candidates. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/15/2016Presented and ordered printed 16101271D
01/15/2016Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/19/2016Assigned to sub: Campaign Finance
01/19/2016Assigned P & E sub: Campaign Finance
01/21/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1183)
02/11/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Privileges and Elections