Form of ballot; party identification of certain candidates, constitutional offices. (SB131)

Introduced By

Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)

Progress

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

Description

Form of ballot; party identification of certain candidates; constitutional offices. Provides that any candidate for a constitutional office who has been nominated by a political party or in a primary election shall be identified on the ballot by the name of his political party. Currently, only candidates for federal, statewide, and General Assembly offices nominated by a political party or in a primary election are so identified. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/17/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102423D
12/17/2019Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB131)
02/04/2020Failed to report (defeated) in Privileges and Elections (7-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)

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