Local election districts and precincts. (HB1594)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local election districts and precincts. Provides that any property line or subdivision boundary shown on an official local property map will constitute a "clearly observable boundary" for the purpose of constituting a district or precinct boundary. Current law provides that only property lines and subdivision boundaries that appear on VDOT maps, United States Geological Survey topographical maps, or the TIGER/line files of the United States Bureau of the Census may be used. Amends § 24.2-305, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/02/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102206D
01/02/2017Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/10/2017Assigned P & E sub: Elections
01/26/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1594)
01/31/2017Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/08/2017Left in Privileges and Elections