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{{tnr}}The '''Virginia State Board of Elections''' is a agency charged in administering the state's election and campaign finance reporting laws.
 
{{tnr}}The '''Virginia State Board of Elections''' is a agency charged in administering the state's election and campaign finance reporting laws.
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==Mission statement==
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The State Board of Elections was created as a bipartisan agency responsible for ensuring uniformity, fairness, accuracy and purity in all elections in the Commonwealth of Virginia<ref>[http://www.sbe.virginia.gov/cms/Index.html ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "Front Page"](See bottom of front page)</ref>
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
  
The State Board of Elections was founded in 1946<ref>[http://www.sbe.virginia.gov/cms/About_Us/Index.html ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' "About Us"]</ref>
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The State Board of Elections was founded in 1946<ref>[http://www.sbe.virginia.gov/cms/About_Us/Index.html ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "About Us"]</ref>
  
 
==Governance==
 
==Governance==
  
The State Board of Elections is governed by a three person board<ref>[http://www.sbe.virginia.gov/cms/About_Us/Index.html ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' "About Us"](See Board Members)</ref>.
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The State Board of Elections is governed by a three person board<ref>[http://www.sbe.virginia.gov/cms/About_Us/Index.html ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "About Us"](See Board Members)</ref>.
  
 
==Campaign finance reporting==
 
==Campaign finance reporting==
  
The Virginia State Board of Elections is responsible for administering the ''Campaign Finance Disclosure Act''.  The Board is responsible for making sure reports are complete and filed before all deadlines.  All reports are kept on file for at least one year or the next general election<ref>[http://www.sbe.virginia.gov/cms/About_Us/Index.html ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' "About Us"](See Administration of Campaign Finance Disclosure Laws)</ref>.
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The Virginia State Board of Elections is responsible for administering the ''Campaign Finance Disclosure Act''.  The Board is responsible for making sure reports are complete and filed before all deadlines.  All reports are kept on file for at least one year or the next general election<ref>[http://www.sbe.virginia.gov/cms/About_Us/Index.html ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "About Us"](See Administration of Campaign Finance Disclosure Laws)</ref>.
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==See also==
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* [[Campaign finance requirements for Virginia ballot measures]]
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* [[Virginia Attorney General]]
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* [[Virginia Secretary of the Commonwealth]]
  
 
==External links==
 
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[[Category:Board of Elections by state]]

Revision as of 07:03, 9 May 2014

The Virginia State Board of Elections is a agency charged in administering the state's election and campaign finance reporting laws.

Mission statement

The State Board of Elections was created as a bipartisan agency responsible for ensuring uniformity, fairness, accuracy and purity in all elections in the Commonwealth of Virginia[1]

History

The State Board of Elections was founded in 1946[2]

Governance

The State Board of Elections is governed by a three person board[3].

Campaign finance reporting

The Virginia State Board of Elections is responsible for administering the Campaign Finance Disclosure Act. The Board is responsible for making sure reports are complete and filed before all deadlines. All reports are kept on file for at least one year or the next general election[4].

See also

External links

References