Form of ballot; party identification of candidates. (SB263)

Introduced By

Sen. David Suetterlein (R-Salem)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Form of ballot; party identification of candidates. Provides that any candidate nominated by a political party or at a primary election shall be identified on the ballot by the name of his political party, unless a provision of a local charter provides to the contrary. Currently, only candidates for federal, statewide, and General Assembly offices are so identified. The bill contains a technical amendment. This bill was incorporated into SB 144. Read the Bill »


01/23/2018: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/05/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100617D
01/05/2018Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/22/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB263)
01/23/2018Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (SB144-Spruill) (10-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)