Constitutional amendment (first resolution); Governor's term of office. (SJ227)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon) 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

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

01/31/2017: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
10/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100612D
10/12/2016Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/20/2017Assigned to P&E sub: Constitutional Amendments
01/31/2017Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (SJ217-Ebbin) (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SJ4, SJ34, SJ50 and SJ217.