Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Elections
State Board of Elections
Absentee Voting [1 VAC 20 ‑ 70]
Chapter is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Processing Absentee Ballots with Missing or No Postmark
Action 5698
General Information
Action Summary The proposed amendments alter the text of subsection (F)(2) and add subsection (F)(3) to the regulatory action. This language applies to mail absentee ballots with missing or illegible postmarks received by the General Registrar’s office by noon on the third day after Election Day.
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: Code of Virginia 2.2-4002(B)(8)
RIS Project Yes  [6706]
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
9227 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/17/2021.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Franchelle Tyson  / ELECT Administrative Program Specialist
Address: 1100 Bank Street First Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)864-8919    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.