Constitutional amendment; Governor's term of office. (SJ34)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Constitutional amendment (first resolution); Governor's term of office. Permits a Governor elected in 2021 and thereafter to succeed himself in office. The amendment allows two four-year terms (either in succession or not in succession) but prohibits election to a third term. Service for more than two years of a partial term counts as service for one term. Read the Bill »

Status

01/04/2016: Awaiting a Vote in the Privileges and Elections Committee

History

DateAction
01/04/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101496D
01/04/2016Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/19/2016Continued to 2017 in Privileges and Elections (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SJ4, SJ50 and HJ135.