Absentee voting; no excuse required when voting in person. (SB696)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)

Progress

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

Description

Absentee voting; no excuse required when voting in person; available beginning on the twenty-first day prior to election. Allows any registered voter to vote early beginning on the twenty-first day prior to any election in which he is qualified to vote without providing a reason or making prior application for an absentee ballot. The bill retains the current provisions for voting with an absentee ballot by mail during the entire absentee voting period or in person prior to the twenty-first day prior to the election, including the application requirement and the list of statutory reasons for absentee voting. This bill was incorporated into SB 111. Read the Bill »

Status

01/14/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103843D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/14/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB696)
01/14/2020Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (SB111-Howell) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)