Election day; extending polling hours from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (HB1643)

Introduced By

Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge) with support from co-patrons Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas), Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington), and Del. Ibraheem Samirah (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Election day; extending polling hours. Extends from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. the time at which polls close on election day. The bill aligns candidate filing deadlines and party nomination deadlines with the closing of polls. This bill was incorporated into HB 1678. Read the Bill »


02/07/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/16/2020Presented and ordered printed 20105493D
01/16/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/21/2020Assigned P & E sub: Elections
01/30/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1643)
02/04/2020Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HB1678-Lindsey)
02/07/2020Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (HB1678-Lindsey)

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