Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Elections
State Board of Elections
Candidates for Office [1 VAC 20 ‑ 50]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
New regulation in the event a petition signature belongs to a canceled voter.
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of this new regulation is to provide guidance to entities that review petition signatures regarding required conduct upon determining a petition signature belongs to a canceled voter. This regulatory action will require entities that review petition signatures to capture the names of canceled voters from the petition on a list and retain this list with the candidate’s petition page. The reviewing entity may provide this information to appropriate law enforcement authorities.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
RIS Project Yes  [006182]
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
8767 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Samantha Buckley  / Policy Analyst
Address: 1100 Bank St. 1st Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
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