Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Elections
State Board of Elections
Election Administration [1 VAC 20 ‑ 60]
Review 1290
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 5/15/2013
Notice of Periodic Review
Pursuant to 1 VAC 20-10-120, and consistent with the principles of Executive Order 14 (2010) and §§ 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the State Board of Elections is conducting a periodic review of all regulations within Chapter 60 of VAC, titled Election Administration.

This review will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 14 (2010) ( ) and § 2.2-4007.1 of the Code of Virginia (

The purpose of this review is to determine whether any regulation or policy should be terminated, amended, or retained in its current form. Public comment is sought on the review of any issue relating to this Chapter, including whether the existing regulations and policies (i) are necessary for the protection of public health, safety, and welfare or for the economical performance of important governmental functions; (ii) minimize the economic impact on small businesses in a manner consistent with the stated objectives of applicable law; and (iii) are clearly written and easily understandable.

The comment period begins June 3, 2013, and ends on June 24, 2013.

Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at Comments may also be sent to Myron McClees, Policy Analyst, 1100 Bank St., Richmond, Virginia 23219, Telephone: (804) 864-8925, FAX: (804) 371-0194, email address:

Comments must include the commenter's name and address (physical or email) information in order that the agency may contact the commenter if needed for clarification. Following the close of the public comment period, a report of the periodic review will be posted on the Town Hall and published in the Virginia Register of Regulations.

Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 6/3/2013
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 6/24/2013

Comments Received: 4

Review Result
Amend the regulation
TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (not yet submitted)
Action Implementing the Result
Action ID #4116: 2013 Periodic Review Chapter 60 Election Administration
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line