2011 Session

Budget Bill - HB1500 (Chapter 890)

State Board of Elections

Item 79

Item 79

First Year - FY2011Second Year - FY2012
Electoral Services (72300)$7,998,727
Electoral Uniformity, Legality, and Quality Assurance Services (72302)FY2011 $2,262,248
FY2012 $2,262,248
Statewide Voter Registration System Services (72304)FY2011 $2,295,001
FY2012 $2,245,001
Campaign Finance Disclosure Administration Services (72309)FY2011 $241,903
FY2012 $241,903
Election Administration Services (72310)FY2011 $1,797,774
FY2012 $782,574
Voter Services (72311)FY2011 $660,336FY2012 $660,336
Administrative Services (72312)FY2011 $741,465
FY2012 $741,465
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2011 $3,282,477
FY2012 $2,842,277
SpecialFY2011 $116,250FY2012 $116,250
Trust and AgencyFY2011 $4,600,000FY2012 $3,975,000

Authority: Title 24.2, Chapter 1, Code of Virginia.

A. It is the intention of the General Assembly that all local precincts, other than central absentee precincts established under § 24.2-712, Code of Virginia will use electronic pollbooks for elections held beginning in November, 2010.

B. Any locality using paper pollbooks for elections held beginning in November, 2010, shall be responsible for entering voting credit as provided in § 24.2-668.  Additionally, any locality using paper pollbooks for elections held after November, 2010 may be required to reimburse the State Board of Elections for state costs associated with providing paper pollbooks.

C. Municipalities will pay all expenses associated with May elections after June 30, 2009, including those costs incurred by the State Board of Elections.

D. The State Board of Elections shall by regulation provide for an administrative fee up to $25 for each non-electronic report filed with the Board under § 24.2-947.5.  The regulation shall provide for waiver of the fee based upon indigence. 

E. All unpaid charges and civil penalties assessed under Title 24.2 shall be subject to interest, the administrative collection fee and late penalties authorized in the Virginia Debt Collection Act, Chapter 48 of Title 2.2, § 2.2-4800 et seq.