General registrars; shall serve on a full-time basis. (SB465)

Introduced By

Sen. Ralph Northam (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Appointment, compensation, and offices of general registrars. Provides that all general registrars shall serve on a full-time basis. The bill takes effect on enactment of an appropriation to effectuate its purposes.  The bill is identical to HB 850.   Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103290D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/19/2012Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
01/31/2012Reported from Privileges and Elections (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Rereferred to Finance
02/02/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB465)
02/09/2012Reported from Finance (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/14/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2012Passed Senate (29-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2012Placed on Calendar
02/16/2012Read first time
02/16/2012Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/16/2012Assigned P & E sub: Campaign Finance Subcommittee
02/29/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/29/2012Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
03/02/2012Reported from Privileges and Elections (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2012Referred to Committee on Appropriations
03/05/2012Continued to 2013 in Appropriations
11/29/2012Left in Appropriations