HB0592

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Blue Ribbon Commission on Voting, Openness, Transparency, and Equality (VOTE) in Elections

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barnes, D.

Status:

In the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Establishing the Blue Ribbon Commission on Voting, Openness, Transparency, and Equality (VOTE) in Elections to examine ways to encourage broader voter participation and engage new voting populations through a study of specified issues; requiring the Commission to report its findings and recommendations to the Governor and General Assembly on or before December 31, 2017; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates D. Barnes, Anderton, Angel, Fennell, Frush, Healey, Hornberger, C. Howard, Jackson, Knotts, Luedtke, Metzgar, Patterson, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Sanchez, Simonaire, Sydnor, Tarlau, Valderrama, Vaughn, Walker, and A. Washington
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0997 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2016
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Committee(s):
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Elections, State Board of
Reports
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections
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October 24, 2017 5:00 P.M.