Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Elections
State Board of Elections
Voter Registration [1 VAC 20 ‑ 40]
Chapter is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Repeal of Virginia Photo ID Process
Action 5587
General Information
Action Summary Repeal of an existing regulation. Per HB19, signed during the 2020 General Assembly session, the Department of Elections is no longer required to produce and distribute voter photo IDs for the public. This repeal removes a defunct process for the Department.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: 24.2-4002(B)(8)
RIS Project Yes  [006482]
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation or court case.
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9046 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/27/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Samantha Buckley  / Policy Analyst II
Richmond, VA 23219
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