Elections; time of certain local elections. (HB1082)

Introduced By

Del. Jay Leftwich (R-Chesapeake) with support from co-patron Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; time of certain local elections. Removes a provision that requires local elections for mayor, members of a local governing body, or members of an elected school board to be held at the time of the November general election. The bill allows cities and towns that made the transition between July 1, 2021, and July 1, 2022, to provide by ordinance for its reversal. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102587D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/24/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB1082)
02/07/2022Assigned P & E sub: Subcommittee #2
02/09/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 3-N)
02/11/2022Reported from Privileges and Elections (12-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2022Read first time
02/14/2022Read second time and engrossed
02/15/2022Read third time and passed House (54-Y 4-N 1-A)
02/15/2022VOTE: Passage (54-Y 44-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/16/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/2022Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/22/2022Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (7-Y 6-N 2-A) (see vote tally)

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