SB 1254 Voting machines; Department of Elections shall coordinate post-election risk-limiting audit, report.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Department of Elections; annual audit of ballot scanner machines. Requires the Department of Elections to coordinate a post-election risk-limiting audit annually of ballot scanner machines in use in the Commonwealth. The localities selected for the audit are to be chosen at random with every locality participating in the Department's annual audit at least once during a five-year period. The audits are required to be conducted by the local electoral boards and general registrars in accordance with procedures prescribed by the Department. The local electoral boards report the results of the audit to the Department and the Department shall submit a report on the audits to the State Board of Elections. The bill has a delayed effective date of July 1, 2018.

Full text:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103101D  pdf
01/23/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17103101D-E  pdf | impact statement
02/10/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17105383D-H1  pdf | impact statement
02/20/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1254ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0367)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
House amendments engrossed
Senate amendments

Status:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103101D
01/10/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/17/17  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (10-Y 0-N)
01/19/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/20/17  Senate: Passed by for the day
01/23/17  Senate: Read second time
01/23/17  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
01/23/17  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
01/23/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1254E
01/23/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17103101D-E
01/24/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/17  House: Placed on Calendar
01/31/17  House: Read first time
01/31/17  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/31/17  House: Assigned P & E sub: Campaigns
02/09/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (7-Y 0-N)
02/10/17  House: Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (19-Y 1-N)
02/10/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17105383D-H1
02/13/17  House: Read second time
02/14/17  House: Read third time
02/14/17  House: Committee substitute agreed to 17105383D-H1
02/14/17  House: Amendment by Delegate Cole agreed to
02/14/17  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment SB1254H1
02/14/17  House: Passed House with substitute with amendment (98-Y 0-N)
02/14/17  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: House substitute with amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Title replaced 17105383D-S1
02/20/17  Senate: Enrolled
02/20/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1254ER)
02/20/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/21/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/21/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 367 (effective 7/1/18)
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0367)