Constitutional amendment; qualifications of Governor and Lieutenant Governor. (SJ11)

Introduced By

Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Constitutional amendment (first resolution); qualifications of Governor and Lieutenant Governor; residency requirement. Increases from five to eight the number of years a person must have been a resident of and registered voter in the Commonwealth in order to be eligible to the office of the Governor and, by reference, the Lieutenant Governor. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/20/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102428D
12/20/2019Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/21/2020Continued to 2021 in Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
12/04/2020Left in Privileges and Elections

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