HB 1399 Elections, State Board of, and local electoral boards; appointments, proportion of political party.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)

State Board of Elections and local electoral boards; appointments; proportion of political party representation. Provides that in the appointment of members to the State Board of Elections and to the local electoral boards, one member shall be of the political party having the highest number of members in the House of Delegates, one member shall be of the political party having the highest number of members in the Senate of Virginia, and one member shall be of the political party of the Governor. If all three members are of the same political party, one member shall be of the political party having cast the next highest number of votes in the Commonwealth for Governor at the last preceding gubernatorial election. Representation on both the State Board of Elections and each local electoral board is to be given to each of the political parties having the highest and next highest number of votes in the Commonwealth for Governor at the last preceding gubernatorial election.

Full text:
08/24/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100217D  pdf | impact statement
01/31/17  House: Printed as engrossed 17100217D-E  pdf | impact statement

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
08/24/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100217D
08/24/16  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/10/17  House: Assigned P & E sub: Elections
01/24/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 2-N)
01/27/17  House: Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (15-Y 7-N)
01/30/17  House: Read first time
01/31/17  House: Read second time
01/31/17  House: Committee amendments agreed to
01/31/17  House: Engrossed by House as amended HB1399E
01/31/17  House: Printed as engrossed 17100217D-E
02/01/17  House: Read third time and passed House (61-Y 36-N)
02/01/17  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (61-Y 36-N)
02/02/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/14/17  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections (8-Y 6-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/17/17  Senate: Read third time
02/17/17  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/20/17  Senate: Read third time
02/20/17  Senate: Defeated by Senate (19-Y 20-N)