+ − Contact Information + − Sponsored Bills (15) VA - HJ65 Celebrating the life of William Littleton Winston. VA - HB306 Animal control officers; training. VA - HB1168 Temporary detention order; prohibits purchasing firearms if agrees to mental health treatment. VA - HB1474 Citizenship Assistance Initiative Program; established. VA - HB310 Absentee voting; persons with a disability or illness may vote absentee. VA - HB309 Absentee voting; qualified voters may vote absentee without providing a reason. VA - HB307 Crime victims and witnesses; immigration status. VA - HB606 Juvenile defendants; electronic recording of interrogations. VA - HB607 Credit reports; authorizes consumer to freeze access thereto. VA - HB608 Protective orders; possession of firearms. VA - HB609 Wireless telecommunications device; prohibits use of text messaging while driving certain vehicles. VA - HB308 License plates, special; eliminates fee to family of persons who have died in military service. VA - HB610 Hate crimes; adds homeless persons to categories of acts. VA - HB1475 Central Criminal Records Exchange; clarifies orders for mental health treatment forwarded by court. VA - HB1473 Animal Identification System, National; Dept. of Agriculture & Consumer Services not to support. + − Cosponsored Bills (119) VA - HB474 Virginia War Memorial; State Treasurer to advance loan for construction of an educational wing. VA - HB319 Fishing permit, special; issued to patients from veterans or military hospitals. VA - HJ275 Commending Theodore V. Morrison, Jr. VA - HJ341 Commending the State of Israel on the occasion of its 60th anniversary. VA - SJ106 Celebrating the life of John Tennesson Ticer. VA - HJ336 Commending Barter Theatre on the occasion of its 75th anniversary. VA - SJ242 Commending Leland D. Melvin. VA - HJ395 Celebrating the life of Mitchell Van Yahres. VA - HJ226 Commending the Jewish families of Berkley, Virginia. VA - HJ346 Celebrating the life of Myron Boyd Jones. VA - HJ444 Commending Vincent F. Callahan, Jr. VA - HJ220 Philippine Independence Day; designating as June 12, 2008, and each succeeding year thereafter. VA - HJ229 Commending the Richmond Crusade for Voters. VA - HJ139 Commending Dr. William Ferguson Reid. VA - HJ223 Celebrating the life of Collins H. Howlett III. VA - HJ224 Memorial resolution; Dr. Francis Merrill Foster, Sr VA - SJ223 Celebrating the life of Kennan Joseph Garvey. VA - HJ382 Commending Diana F. Cantor. VA - SB9 Constitutional amendment; exempts certain homeowners from taxation (voter referendum). VA - SJ6 Constitutional amendment; exempts certain homeowners from taxation (second reference). VA - SJ179 Celebrating the life of Dennis W. Webb. VA - SJ178 Celebrating the life of Martin McLaughlin. VA - HJ598 Celebrating the life of John McWethy. VA - HJ511 Commending the Organized Women Voters of Arlington on the occasion of its 85th anniversary. VA - HJ513 Commending Carole Lopez. VA - HJ512 Commending Doris Jackson. VA - HJ4 Constitutional amendment; exempts certain homeowners from taxation (second reference). VA - HJ307 Celebrating the life of William A. Strauss. VA - HJ225 Commending The Lincoln Society of Virginia. VA - HJ554 Commending R. Michael Mohler. VA - HJ230 Commending Robert F. Horan, Jr. VA - SJ71 High voltage transmission lines; SCC to require electric utility applying for approval to construct. VA - HJ376 Celebrating the life of Erin Peterson. VA - HJ450 Commending the Honorable George Mason III. VA - HJ377 Celebrating the life of Reema Samaha. VA - HJ295 Commending the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy. VA - HJ380 Commending the United States Army Reserve on the occasion of its 100th anniversary. VA - HJ531 Commending Sharon Ann Crouch Steidel. VA - HJ502 Commending Irvine Byrd Hill. VA - HB11 Constitutional amendment; exempts certain homeowners from taxation (voter referendum). VA - HJ399 Commending Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative on the occasion of its 25th anniversary. VA - HJ404 Commending Inova Fair Oaks Hospital on the occasion of its 20th anniversary. VA - HJ471 Celebrating the life of Maxine Shelly Turner. VA - HJ448 Commending Hokies United. VA - HJ355 Commending the Fairfax County school winners of the Governor's Award for Educational Execllence. VA - HJ98 Bus rapid transit corridors; joint subcommittee to study establishment thereof in Northern VA. VA - HJ445 Commending Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, Langley High, and Oakton High. VA - HJ479 Commending James E. Copp. VA - HJ360 Commending the Virginia National Guard. VA - HJ171 Endocrine disrupting compounds; Department of Environmental Quality to study effects on environment. VA - HJ381 Celebrating the life of Kathy Rae Frahm. VA - HB1501 Firefighters; task force to develop training standards, report. VA - HJ298 Commending William H. Leighty. VA - HB92 Standards of Quality; requires that average teacher salary not be less than annual national salary. VA - HB152 Governmental employees; permission to form associations. VA - HB1507 Trooper Charles Mark Cosslett Memorial Highway; designating as portion of Fairfax County Parkway. VA - HB1118 Real estate tax; exemptions and deferrals for certain residential or farm property. VA - HB1071 Birth control; adds definition. VA - HB787 Transient occupancy tax; extends date to January 1, 2012, for Arlington County. VA - HB394 Water and waste authorities; powers. VA - HJ251 Celebrating the life of Oliver White Hill, Sr. VA - HJ400 Celebrating the life of Joseph A. Johnson. VA - HB556 Retirement System; investments related to Sudan. VA - SB7 Absentee voting; persons with a disability or illness may vote absentee. VA - SB32 Libraries; localities may adopt an ordinance prohibiting firearms, etc. on premises. VA - HB532 Infectious disease presumption; emergency declaration by Governor. VA - HB837 Dam break inundation zones; localities with authority to address development. VA - HB855 Pedestrian and bicycle advisory committees, regional; VDOT to establish. VA - HB809 Teachers; provisional and local eligibility licenses if military personnel. VA - SB24 Payday lending charges; establishing maximum annual interest rate. VA - SB761 Rental assistance pilot project; Department of Housing and Community Development to establish. VA - HR22 Celebrating the life of James Paul Shaw. VA - SB329 Line of Duty Act; definition, and funding for Line of Duty Death and Health Benefits Trust Fund. VA - SB710 Trees; conservation during the land development process for air quality improvement. VA - SB47 Advance directives; mental health directives follows same procedures as for medical. VA - HJ597 Celebrating the life of Mary Walton McCandlish Livingston. VA - HJ286 Celebrating the life of Jo Ann Davis. VA - SB15 Income tax credit, earned; Department of Social Services to provide notice to all applicants. VA - SB14 Income tax credit, earned; employers to provide notice to employees. VA - HB1075 Alcoholic beverage control; powers and duties of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board. VA - SB49 Zoning ordinances and districts; matters to be considered in drawing and applying. VA - SB22 Foster care background check; fingerprints required for an individual with whom child may be placed. VA - SB40 North and South Mayo Rivers; designating portions thereof in Henry County as State scenic rivers. VA - HB477 Veterans Services Foundation; established as body politic and to fund veteran services and programs. VA - SB53 Paper and electronic pollbooks; permits localities to use own funds to purchase approved by Board. VA - SB446 Clean energy future; electric energy sold to be generated from renewable generation energy sources. VA - SB454 Residential Property Disclosure Act; disclosure of stormwater detention facilities. VA - SB500 Infectious disease presumption; emergency declaration by Governor. VA - HB475 Veterans; Commissioner et al., to establish comprehensive program to address mental health needs. VA - HB1436 Line of Duty Act; funding for Line of Duty Health Benefits Trust Fund. VA - SB41 Line of Duty Act; definition, and funding for Line of Duty Death and Health Benefits Trust Fund. VA - HR15 Commending Lois Vivian Johnson. VA - SB448 Trees; conservation thereof during development process for air quality improvement in localities. VA - SB242 Resources Authority; authorized to finance energy conservation and energy efficiency projects. VA - HB1493 Nondiscrimination; prohibits discrimination in state government employment based on race, etc. VA - HB748 Innovative Technology Authority; board of directors. VA - SB44 At-risk students; local school boards may establish after school programs. VA - SB18 Mental health courts; establishment of pilot program, report. VA - HB1230 Greenhouse gas emissions; mandatory reporting. VA - SB580 War Memorial Foundation; increase in membership. VA - SB457 Single lot development; developers to provide stormwater management. VA - HR21 Celebrating the life of John Ashby Bowden, Jr. VA - HB61 Special license plates for immediate family members of persons who have died in military service to VA - HB1229 Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include WaterSense qualified products. VA - HR13 Commending Mary Elizabeth McElroy Weil. VA - HB1063 Indoor Clean Air Act; smoking in restaurants in Northern Virginia. VA - HR14 Commending Carmela Bills Putney. VA - SB51 Health insurance; extension of coverage funded by localities. VA - HB1062 Absentee ballot and voting; adds women who are pregnant at time of applying to list of eligible. VA - HB572 Smoke Free Air Act; smoking in public places. VA - SB4 Civil remedial fees; repeals provision for those paid, imposed on certain drivers, refund fees. VA - SB33 Outdoor theaters, cabarets, etc.; localities may adopt an ordinance to prohibit firearms on premise. VA - HB1270 Pedestrians and drivers; sets out responsibilities at marked and unmarked crosswalks. VA - HB1 Disabled veteran; definition thereof. VA - HB271 Line of Duty Act; amends definition of deceased person. VA - SB36 Child support; administrative fees. VA - HB1069 Absentee voting and ballot applications; persons performing volunteer service may vote absentee . VA - HJ466 Commending the rescue squads, police departments, fire departments, sheriff's offices, and agencies. VA - HB1228 Electric utilities; notice of renewable power options.