Absentee voting; entitles persons age 65 or older on date of an election to vote absentee. (SB792)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Absentee voting; eligibility of persons age 65 or older. Entitles a person who will be age 65 or older on the date of the election for which an absentee ballot is requested to vote absentee. Amends § 24.2-700, § 24.2-701, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
09/15/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100334D
09/15/2016Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/17/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB792)
01/24/2017Committee substitute printed to LIS only 17104747D-S1
01/24/2017Failed to report (defeated) in Privileges and Elections (7-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2017Incorporates SB827 (Wexton)
01/25/2017Incorporates SB1016 (Barker)
01/25/2017Incorporates SB1132 (Mason)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1132 and HB1818.