Voting systems; reporting absentee results by precinct, definitions. (HB927)

Introduced By

Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield) with support from co-patron Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; voting systems; reporting absentee results by precinct. Includes in the definition of "voting system" on-demand ballot printing systems and ballot marking devices used to manufacture or mark ballots to be cast by voters on electronic voting and counting machines. The bill also requires general registrars to report to the Department of Elections the number and results of absentee ballots cast by voters assigned to each precinct in the registrar's locality. The Department is directed by the bill to establish standards for ascertaining and reporting such information. This bill is identical to SB 3. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101352D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/19/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB927)
02/03/2022Assigned P & E sub: Subcommittee #3
02/04/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
02/04/2022Reported from Privileges and Elections (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2022Read first time
02/09/2022Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/10/2022VOTE: Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2022Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
03/01/2022Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
03/01/2022Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2022Committee substitute printed 22107263D-S1
03/02/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB927S1)
03/02/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2022Read third time
03/03/2022Reading of substitute waived
03/03/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22107263D-S1
03/03/2022Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB927S1
03/03/2022Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2022Senate substitute agreed to by House 22107263D-S1 (97-Y 0-N)
03/07/2022VOTE: Adoption (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB927ER)
03/10/2022Signed by Speaker
03/10/2022Signed by President
03/11/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB927ER)
03/22/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
03/22/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/07/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 125 (effective 7/1/22)
04/07/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0125)