Voter registration; notification of denial. (SB666)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon) with support from co-patron Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Voter registration; notification of denial. Requires notice of a denial of an application for voter registration to be provided by the general registrar to the applicant within five days of the denial. This notice is required to be given in writing and by email or telephone if that information was provided by the applicant. The bill requires the registration application to request that the applicant provide his telephone number and email address. If the general registrar is able to reach the applicant by telephone, corrections may be made by the applicant by telephone. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101350D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/23/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB666)
01/28/2020Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2020Read second time
01/31/2020Reading of amendments waived
01/31/2020Committee amendments agreed to
01/31/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended SB666E
01/31/2020Printed as engrossed 20101350D-E
01/31/2020Engrossed bill reprinted 20101350D-E
02/03/2020Read third time and passed Senate (31-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB666E)
02/10/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB666E)
02/13/2020Placed on Calendar
02/13/2020Read first time
02/13/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/14/2020Assigned P & E sub: Elections
02/18/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/18/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (4-Y 2-N)
02/21/2020Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (12-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2020Read second time
02/26/2020Read second time
02/26/2020Committee amendments agreed to
02/26/2020Engrossed by House as amended
02/26/2020Passed House with amendments (55-Y 45-N)
02/26/2020VOTE: Passage (55-Y 45-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2020House amendments agreed to by Senate (20-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB666ER)
03/06/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB666ER)
03/06/2020Signed by Speaker
03/07/2020Signed by President
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/07/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 857 (effective 7/1/20)
04/07/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0857)