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.
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Establish standards for petition appeals process
General Information
Action Summary The General Assembly passed SB 1049 during the 2013 session. The bill provides that candidates are given an opportunity to appeal a decision of signature insufficiency and that “[t]he State Board shall develop procedures for the conduct of such an appeal.” The current regulation before you provides a regulation process that fills in specific procedures not directly addressed by the legislation.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4002(B)(8)
RIS Project Yes  [003750]
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
6597 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/21/2013.
6673 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2013.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Myron McClees  / Policy Analyst
Address: 1100 Bank Street

Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)864-8949    FAX: (804)786-0760    TDD: ()-