Elections; date of June primary election. (HB1615)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patrons Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), Del. Steve Heretick (D-Portsmouth), Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville), and Del. Bob Thomas (R-Stafford)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; date of June primary election. Changes the date of the primary election held in June from the second Tuesday in June to the third Tuesday in June. The bill also changes candidate filing deadlines to reflect the change of date. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


08/28/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100239D
08/28/2018Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/10/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1615)
01/12/2019Assigned P & E sub: Subcommittee #3
01/30/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/01/2019Reported from Privileges and Elections (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House (91-Y 8-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (91-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/12/2019Reported from Privileges and Elections (7-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2019Read third time
02/15/2019Defeated by Senate (11-Y 28-N) (see vote tally)