The Resource Legal opinions requested by the Virginia State Board of Elections

Legal opinions requested by the Virginia State Board of Elections

Label
Legal opinions requested by the Virginia State Board of Elections, 1935-2004
Title
Legal opinions requested by the Virginia State Board of Elections
Inclusive dates
1935-2004
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • These files consist of official Attorney General opinions given to the Virginia State Board of Elections and its local offices (registrars and electoral boards), as well as letters and notes containing informal advice. Includes a file of summary opionions, 1939-1996, listed in chronological order
  • The earliest documents in these files concern interpretations of election laws that were in effect under the 1902 Constitution and the subsequent overtunring of some of those provisions as a result of the Civil Rights Movements. The files after 1970 primarily concern interpretation of Title 24.1 of the Code of Virginia (enacted in 1970), election provisions of the 1970 Consitution, and subsequent amendements to the election provisions of the laws and Constitution
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia State Board of Elections. (Search Virginia State Board of Elections as author).
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Label
Legal opinions requested by the Virginia State Board of Elections
Note
  • These records are part of the Virginia State Board of Elections record group (RG# 14)
  • Unprocessed
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Virginia State Board of Elections
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001584129
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (2 boxes)

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