Vol. 28 Iss. 4 - October 24, 2011

Chapter 40
Notice of Effective Date

Title of Regulation: 1VAC20-40. Voter Registration (adding 1VAC20-40-10 through 1VAC20-40-60).

Statutory Authority: § 24.2-103 of the Code of Virginia.

Effective Date: October 13, 2011.

On November 22, 2010, the State Board of Elections adopted this regulation relating to requirements for residency for voter registration. The final regulation was published in Volume 27, Issue 9 of the January 3, 2011, edition of the Virginia Register of Regulations (27:9 VA.R. 765-768 January 3, 2011) with an effective date upon filing a notice of the United States Attorney General's preclearance with the Registrar of Regulations. The State Board of Elections hereby notices the United States Attorney General's approval of this regulation via a letter dated March 7, 2011, from T. Christian Herren, Jr., Chief, Voting Section, to Joshua N. Lief, Esq., Senior Assistant Attorney General, Office of Attorney General of Virginia. The effective date of this regulation is October 13, 2011. Copies are available online at; by telephone toll-free 1-800-552-9745 or local (804) 864-8910; by written request to FOIA Coordinator, 1100 Bank Street, Richmond, VA 23219; or by email request to

Agency Contact: Martha Brissette, Policy Analyst, State Board of Elections, 1100 Bank Street, Richmond, VA 23219, telephone (804) 864-8925, or email

VA.R. Doc. No. R11-2351; Filed October 13, 2011, 8:02 a.m.