+ − Contact Information + − Sponsored Bills (6) VA - HJ157 State entities; Joint Commission on Transportation Accountability to study functions & authorities. VA - HJ311 Commending Janet Zitt. VA - HJ158 Highway Trust Fund, federal; joint subcommittee to study impact on State of decline in funding. VA - HB1105 Outdoor advertising; local governments ability to limit or remove signs.. VA - HB1104 Veterans services; changes references under powers and duties to Secretary of Public Safety. VA - HB1235 Voting equipment; locking and securing after an election. + − Cosponsored Bills (119) VA - HB795 Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include WaterSense qualified products. VA - HB627 PPTA; private entity to pay costs for independent audit of all traffic and cost estimates. VA - HB1195 Green Buildings Act; established. VA - HB815 Voluntary admission; report to Central Criminal Records Exchange. VA - HB474 Virginia War Memorial; State Treasurer to advance loan for construction of an educational wing. VA - HJ329 Commending NASA on the occasion of its 50th anniversary. VA - SJ243 Celebrating the life of Bishop John Gimenez. VA - HJ430 Commending the Frank W. Cox High School athletic program. VA - HJ435 Commending Nancy Davenport. VA - HJ275 Commending Theodore V. Morrison, Jr. VA - HJ575 Commending the TriPower Cycling Club. VA - HJ341 Commending the State of Israel on the occasion of its 60th anniversary. VA - HJ434 Commending Saint Gregory the Great School. VA - HJ336 Commending Barter Theatre on the occasion of its 75th anniversary. VA - HJ431 Commending the Frank W. Cox High School field hockey team. VA - SJ242 Commending Leland D. Melvin. VA - HJ433 Commending Eugenia West Ferrell. VA - HJ395 Celebrating the life of Mitchell Van Yahres. VA - HJ603 Celebrating the life of Alice Kellam. VA - HJ484 Commending the Virginia Port Authority. VA - HJ432 Commending the Frank W. Cox High School golf team. VA - HJ226 Commending the Jewish families of Berkley, Virginia. VA - HJ346 Celebrating the life of Myron Boyd Jones. VA - HJ428 Commending Trantwood Elementary School. VA - HJ444 Commending Vincent F. Callahan, Jr. VA - HJ363 Celebrating the life of Richard G. Darman. VA - HJ344 Celebrating the life of Staff Sergeant Jonathan Kilian Dozier. 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 - HJ418 Commending Tidewater Community College on the occasion of its 40th anniversary. 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 - HJ376 Celebrating the life of Erin Peterson. VA - HJ450 Commending the Honorable George Mason III. VA - HJ594 Commending Our Military Kids, Inc. 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 - HJ247 International education; recognizing importance in higher educational institutions. VA - HJ451 Commending the Knights of Columbus on the occasion of its 125th anniversary. VA - HB11 Constitutional amendment; exempts certain homeowners from taxation (voter referendum). VA - HJ481 Celebrating the life of Staff Sergeant Christopher S. Kiernan. VA - HJ404 Commending Inova Fair Oaks Hospital on the occasion of its 20th anniversary. VA - HJ471 Celebrating the life of Maxine Shelly Turner. VA - HJ480 Celebrating the life of Chief Warrant Officer Jackie L. McFarlane, Jr. VA - HJ379 Commending Roseann Runte. VA - HJ68 LEED; DGS to adopt standards for new state office buildings. VA - HJ233 Celebrating the life of Jack Carper. VA - HJ360 Commending the Virginia National Guard. 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 - 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 - HJ574 Commending the Clean the Bay Days 20th anniversary. VA - HJ400 Celebrating the life of Joseph A. Johnson. VA - HB556 Retirement System; investments related to Sudan. VA - HB469 Motor vehicle license fees; prohibits dealers from collecting in certain localities. VA - HB90 Public Procurement Act; verification of legal presence of contractors for employment. VA - HB532 Infectious disease presumption; emergency declaration by Governor. VA - HB1374 Restricted permit; issuance thereof for license suspension for nonpayment of fines and costs. VA - HB1335 Natural Resources Commitment Fund; created. VA - SB511 Natural Resources Commitment Fund; created. VA - HB809 Teachers; provisional and local eligibility licenses if military personnel. VA - HB1373 Tuition, in-state; eligibility for Native Americans. VA - HB1344 License plates, special; issuance to United States Navy chief petty officers. VA - HJ453 Celebrating the life of Sergeant William R. Howdeshell. VA - HB744 Income tax, state; deduction for energy-efficient equipment. VA - HB1065 Safety belts; makes non-use thereof primary offense. VA - HB1109 Veterans; tuition waiver for certain. VA - HB608 Protective orders; possession of firearms. VA - HB1377 Payday lending charges; establishes maximum annual interest rate.. VA - HB301 Federal immigration functions; performance of certain. VA - HJ597 Celebrating the life of Mary Walton McCandlish Livingston. VA - HJ286 Celebrating the life of Jo Ann Davis. VA - HB473 Income tax, state; subtraction for National Guard or Reserve personnel pay. VA - HB610 Hate crimes; adds homeless persons to categories of acts. VA - HB477 Veterans Services Foundation; established as body politic and to fund veteran services and programs. VA - SB446 Clean energy future; electric energy sold to be generated from renewable generation energy sources. VA - HB475 Veterans; Commissioner et al., to establish comprehensive program to address mental health needs. VA - HB732 Income tax, corporate and state; energy-efficient equipment tax credit. VA - HB1064 Veterans; Commissioner et al., to establish comprehensive program to address mental health needs. VA - HB1278 Voters; those registered may vote prior to election day. VA - HB1375 Civil remedial fees; repeals provision for those imposed certain drivers. VA - HB1547 21st Century Capital Improvement Program; created, report. VA - HR15 Commending Lois Vivian Johnson. VA - HB1403 Family life education; instruction on use of Food & Drug Administration contraception methods. VA - HB1376 Crimes Against Minors and Sex Offender Registry; use of data by SAVIN. VA - HB794 Retail Sales and Use Tax; Energy Star sales tax holiday. VA - HB1233 Reckless driving; suspension of license on conviction of minor. VA - HB1227 Breast and cervical cancer; coverage of treatment. VA - HB1493 Nondiscrimination; prohibits discrimination in state government employment based on race, etc. VA - HB686 Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include Energy Star-rated fluorescent light bulbs. VA - HB61 Special license plates for immediate family members of persons who have died in military service to VA - HB229 Veterans services; Dept. to establish guidelines for eligibility for domiciled veterans, etc. VA - HB1229 Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include WaterSense qualified products. VA - HR13 Commending Mary Elizabeth McElroy Weil. VA - HB1250 Personal flotation devices; requirements for children. VA - HR14 Commending Carmela Bills Putney. VA - HB594 Educational Facilities Bond Act of 2008; created. VA - HB468 Special license plates for immediate family members of persons who have died in military service. VA - HB303 Menhaden fishery; moratorium on harvesting for commercial purposes. VA - HB31 Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2008; created. VA - HB12 Payday Loan Act; requires SCC to contract with one or more parties to develop, etc. database. VA - HB340 Disabled veteran; definition thereof. VA - HB1270 Pedestrians and drivers; sets out responsibilities at marked and unmarked crosswalks. VA - HB656 Animal protection and fighting; broadens penalty. 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 - HB1125 Port Authority; Marine Resources Commission to grant easements and rights-of-way. VA - HB1228 Electric utilities; notice of renewable power options.