Voter registration; list of decedent transmitted by St. Reg. of Vital Records to Dept. of Elections. (HB55)

Introduced By

Del. Karen Greenhalgh (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Ronnie Campbell (R-Raphine)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Voter registration; list maintenance; lists of decedents transmitted by State Registrar of Vital Records. Requires the State Registrar of Vital Records to transmit to the Department of Elections a weekly list of decedents from the previous week. Currently, this list is transmitted monthly. The bill requires the general registrars to use this information to conduct list maintenance and to promptly cancel the registration of a person on the list. This bill is identical to SB 211. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/03/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102595D
01/03/2022Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/17/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB55)
01/21/2022House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/21/2022Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendment(s) (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/25/2022Read first time
01/26/2022Read second time
01/26/2022Committee amendment agreed to
01/26/2022Engrossed by House as amended HB55E
01/26/2022Printed as engrossed 22102595D-E
01/27/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/27/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB55E)
01/28/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/2022Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/08/2022Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/08/2022Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2022Committee substitute printed 22106236D-S1
02/10/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB55S1)
02/10/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2022Read third time
02/11/2022Reading of substitute waived
02/11/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22106236D-S1
02/11/2022Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB55S1
02/11/2022Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2022Senate substitute agreed to by House 22106236D-S1 (95-Y 5-N)
02/15/2022VOTE: Adoption (95-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB55ER)
02/16/2022Signed by Speaker
02/16/2022Signed by President
02/17/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB55ER)
02/17/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 17, 2022
02/17/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., February 24, 2022
02/23/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 4 (effective 7/1/22)
02/23/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0004)
05/11/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
07/06/2022House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB211.


Carolyn Caywood writes:

Is this the same as HB55?

Yvonne J. Lewis writes:

What waa the concern of the transmission of list of decedents monthly reported in Virginia Beach?