Assistance for certain voters; curbside voting. (HB1921)

Introduced By

Del. Cia Price (D-Newport News) with support from co-patron Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)

Progress

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

Description

Assistance for certain voters; curbside voting. Clarifies that any voter with a permanent physical disability, temporary physical disability, or injury is entitled to vote outside of the polling place. The bill further provides that during a declared state of emergency related to a communicable disease of public health threat, any voter shall be entitled to vote outside of the polling place. The bill requires that the area designated for voting outside of the polling place be clearly marked and instructions on how the voter is to notify an officer of election of his request to vote outside of the polling place be prominently displayed. The bill makes technical amendments for clarity and organizational purposes. Read the Bill »

Status

01/14/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Privileges and Elections Committee

History

DateAction
01/10/2021Committee
01/10/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101908D
01/10/2021Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/14/2021Assigned P & E sub: Election Administration
01/15/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1921)

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