Electoral boards, local; terms to begin January 1. (HB237)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)

Progress

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

Description

Local electoral boards; terms to begin January 1. Provides for terms of local electoral board members to begin on January 1. If the results of an election have not been certified by the board or a recount of an election has not concluded, the term will expire at midnight on the day the results are certified or the recount is concluded, instead of December 31. Currently, terms begin March 1. Read the Bill »

Status

02/21/2020: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
12/30/2019Committee
12/30/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101266D
12/30/2019Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/13/2020Assigned P & E sub: Gubernatorial Appointments
01/21/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB237)
01/22/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/31/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2020Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendment (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2020Read first time
02/05/2020Read second time
02/05/2020Committee amendment agreed to
02/05/2020Engrossed by House as amended HB237E
02/05/2020Printed as engrossed 20101266D-E
02/06/2020Read third time and passed House (98-Y 1-N)
02/06/2020VOTE: Passage (98-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB237E)
02/07/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/18/2020Reported from Privileges and Elections (13-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/20/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2020Read third time
02/21/2020Passed Senate (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020Enrolled
02/26/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB237ER)
02/26/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB237ER)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 20 seconds.

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