Voter satellite offices; standards and guidelines for determining number and location. (HB1408)

Introduced By

Del. Kannan Srinivasan (D-Loudoun) with support from co-patrons Del. Dan Helmer (D-Fairfax Station), Del. Marty Martinez (D-Leesburg), and Del. Irene Shin (D-Herndon)

Progress

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

Description

Voter satellite offices; standards and guidelines for determining number and location. Directs the Department of Elections to develop standards and guidelines for local governing bodies to utilize when determining the number of voter satellite offices to be established in a county or city for a general election and the relative locations of such satellite offices. The bill specifies that such standards and guidelines must take into account the county's or city's registered voter population and the density and distribution of such population within the county or city and must include a recommended minimum number of voter satellite offices for the 14-day and 30-day periods immediately preceding a general election. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/17/2024Committee
01/17/2024Presented and ordered printed 24105334D
01/17/2024Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/26/2024Assigned P & E sub: Election Administration
01/29/2024House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/29/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 2-N)
02/01/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1408)
02/02/2024Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (11-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2024Committee substitute printed 24106434D-H1
02/02/2024Incorporates HB1172 (Sickles)
02/02/2024Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (12-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1408H1)
02/06/2024Read first time
02/07/2024Read second time
02/07/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24106434D-H1
02/07/2024Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1408H1
02/08/2024Read third time and passed House (51-Y 47-N)
02/08/2024VOTE: Passage (51-Y 47-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2024Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/20/2024Reported from Privileges and Elections (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2024Read third time
02/23/2024Passed Senate (21-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2024Enrolled
02/28/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1408ER)
02/28/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1408ER)
02/28/2024Signed by Speaker
03/02/2024Signed by President
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/08/2024G Vetoed by Governor
04/17/2024House sustained Governor's veto

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