Mail voter registration application forms; distribution to certain public and private institutions. (HB1726)

Introduced By

Del. Debra Rodman (D-Henrico)

Progress

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

Description

Distribution of mail voter registration application forms; certain public and private institutions of higher education. Requires the Department of Elections to provide a reasonable number of mail voter registration application forms to public institutions of higher education, nonprofit private institutions of higher education that are eligible to participate in the Tuition Assistance Grant Program, and any other education institution that is authorized to issue bonds. The bill requires the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia to assist the Department by providing a list of such institutions and by requesting those institutions to make the mail voter registration application forms available to students. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
12/18/2018Committee
12/18/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101299D
12/18/2018Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
12/18/2018Introduced bill reprinted 19101299D
01/12/2019Assigned P & E sub: Subcommittee #1
01/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1726)
01/15/2019Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (4-Y 2-N)
02/05/2019Left in Privileges and Elections
02/13/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 7 (effective 7/1/19)