VA HB1726 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on December 18 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-05 - Left in Privileges and Elections
Pending: House Privileges and Elections Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Distribution of mail voter registration application forms; certain public and private institutions of higher education. Requires the Department of Elections to provide a reasonable number of mail voter registration application forms to public institutions of higher education, nonprofit private institutions of higher education that are eligible to participate in the Tuition Assistance Grant Program, and any other education institution that is authorized to issue bonds. The bill requires the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia to assist the Department by providing a list of such institutions and by requesting those institutions to make the mail voter registration application forms available to students.

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Mail voter registration application forms; distribution to certain public and private institutions.


Roll Calls

2019-01-15 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (4-Y 2-N) (Y: 4 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-02-05HouseLeft in Privileges and Elections
2019-01-15HouseSubcommittee recommends laying on the table (4-Y 2-N)
2019-01-12HouseAssigned P & E sub: Subcommittee #1
2018-12-18HouseIntroduced bill reprinted 19101299D
2018-12-18HouseReferred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
2018-12-18HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101299D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
242416.3(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments