Constitutional amendment; qualifications of Governor and Lieutenant Governor. (SJ252)

Introduced By

Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Constitutional amendment (first resolution); qualifications of Governor and Lieutenant Governor; residency requirement. Increases from five to eight the number of years a person must have been a resident of and registered voter in the Commonwealth in order to be eligible to the office of the Governor and, by reference, the Lieutenant Governor. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


07/26/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100193D
07/26/2018Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/09/2019Failed to report (defeated) in Privileges and Elections (5-Y 8-N 1-A) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SJ2 and SR82.

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