Form of ballot; party identification of candidates. (SB720)

Introduced By

Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Form of ballot; party identification of candidates. Allows any candidate who has been nominated by a political party or in a primary election to choose whether to be identified on the ballot by the name of his political party. Currently, only candidates for federal, statewide, and General Assembly offices are required to be 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


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103747D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/22/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB720)
01/23/2018Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (SB144-Spruill) (10-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)