+ − Contact Information Office Address: General Assembly Building Capitol Square Richmond, Virginia 23219 + − Sponsored Bills (41) VA - HR16 Judge; nomination for election in juvenile and domestic relations district court. VA - HR15 Judge; nomination for election in general district court. VA - HJ227 Election of judges, a member of State Corporation Commission & Workers' Compensation Commission. VA - HJ287 Judges; election in circuit, general district, and juvenile and domestic relations district courts. VA - HR14 Judge; nomination for election in circuit court. VA - HJ436 Commending Ryan King VA - HJ79 Highways; joint sub. to study replacing admin. classification thereof w/ functional classification. VA - HJ159 Constitutional amendment; prohibits General Assembly from incorporating churches. VA - HB733 Child support; revisions to guidelines. VA - HR34 Judges; nominations for election to circuit court. VA - HB723 Divorce; equitable distribution. VA - HB715 Cellular telephones; prohibits use while driving. VA - HB721 Garnishment proceedings; garnishee to mail answer to a summons to judgment creditor. VA - HB720 Criminal pleas; Alford pleas in criminal cases inadmissible in civil actions. VA - HB719 Nonsuits; parties to be notified if additional are granted. VA - HR9 Judges; nominations for election to juvenile and domestic relations district court. VA - HB726 Adoption; parental consent prior to minor petitioning therefor. VA - HB712 Juveniles; duty of person taking child into custody. VA - HB732 Child support; provides a self-support reserve for parents with incomes of a certain amount. VA - HB742 Child support guideline; excludes from gross income any money not expected to be repeated. VA - HR36 Judges; nominations for election to juvenile and domestic relations district court. VA - HR35 Judges; nominations for election to general district court. VA - HB730 Mutual Consent Adoption Registry; created. VA - HB724 State-Local Intersection Partnership Program; created. VA - HB718 Traffic light signals; use of photo-monitoring systems in certain localities. VA - HB717 High-occupancy toll (HOT) lanes; prohibits conversion of certain HOV lanes. VA - HB1609 Traffic impact analysis; localities to prepare and consider prior to approving zoning ordinances. VA - HB728 Putative Father Registry Fund; created, additional adoption fee to be used for Fund. VA - HB722 Grand juries; oath of jurors and witnesses. VA - HR33 Judges; nominations for election to Court of Appeals. VA - HR8 Judges; nominations for election to general district court. VA - HB727 Adoption laws; changes in provisions. VA - HR7 Judges; nominations for election to circuit court. VA - HB716 Littering on highways; second or subsequent violation, penalty. VA - HB725 Underground utility damage prevention; establishes restriction on conduct of trenchless excavation. VA - HB729 Adoption; allows birth parent to recommend adoptive parents. VA - HB714 Health partnership authorities, local; repeals sunset provision. VA - HB713 Predicate crimminal act; addition to list of crimes included in definition. VA - HJ554 Judges; election in Ct. of Appeals, circuit, district, & juvenile & dom. relations district courts. VA - HB1382 Constitutional amendment; prohibits General Assembly from incorporating churches. VA - HB731 Child or spousal support; clarify factors that court shall consider when determining support. + − Cosponsored Bills (147) VA - HB12 Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain school-related items. VA - HB19 Standards of Quality; calculation of high school graduation rates. VA - HB21 Victims of crime; notice of court hearings. VA - HB35 Teachers; health insurance credits increased for those retired. VA - HB41 Driving under influence of alcohol; penalty for subsequent offense. VA - HB42 Driving under influence of alcohol; penalty for involuntary manslaughter. VA - HB55 Biennial budget; continuation of budget, failure to enact. VA - HB61 Voter registration; duties of State Board of Elections. VA - HB66 Caregivers Grant Program; applicability to physically or mentally handicapped person. VA - HB94 Eminent domain; definition of public uses. VA - HB113 Alcoholic beverages; penalty for purchasing for certain persons. VA - HB118 Transportation Trust Fund; increases amount of sales and use tax revenue dedicated thereto. VA - HB121 Real estate tax; increases amount of exemptions for elderly or disabled in Northern Virginia. VA - HB131 Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain school-related items. VA - HB140 Personal Property Tax Relief Fund; created, change in reimbursements for certain vehicles, report. VA - HB165 Highway construction funds; allocations for primary and secondary highways. VA - HB314 DMV; assessment of fees on certain drivers. VA - HB415 Nursing homes; notification to residents, etc. of sex offenders residing in facility. VA - HB527 Highway Maintenance and Operating Fund; created. VA - HB532 Sales and use tax exemption; school supplies, clothing and footwear, and computers. VA - HB642 License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Boy Scouts. VA - HB666 Transportation Board; eliminates number and dollar limitations on awarding design-build contracts. VA - HB667 Interstate Highway System; all maintenance thereof to be carried out under certain contracts. VA - HB669 Transportation improvement projects; increases project cap. VA - HB671 Design-build contracts; allows localities to award for construction of transportation projects. VA - HB673 Transportation Board; election of certain members by General Assembly. VA - HB677 VDOT; Transportation Commissioner to report on certain accomplishments, actions, and initiatives. VA - HB681 Highway improvements; expands present revenue-sharing fund program. VA - HB734 Community College Transfer Grant Program Fund; created. VA - HB757 Medical Assistance Services; contracting for delivery of disease management for chronic disorders. VA - HB758 Medical assistance services; State Plan amendment or application for certain waiver. VA - HB759 Medical assistance services; development of public-private long-term care partnership program. VA - HB760 Health care; determination of data concerning safety & quality services rendered by physicians. VA - HB761 Health group cooperatives; established for arranging benefit plan coverage for small employers. VA - HB775 Predicate crimminal act; addition to list of crimes included in definition. VA - HB786 Income tax, state; credit for purchase of long-term care insurance. VA - HB799 Sex Offender Registry; automatic notification. VA - HB818 Public Procurement Act; design-build projects by local public bodies, methods of procurement. VA - HB829 Self defense; justification of use of physical force against intruders if occupant of dwelling. VA - HB843 HOV lanes; issuance of three demerit points for first and subsequent violations thereof. VA - HB846 Sex crimes against children; mandatory minimum term of confinement for certain offenses. VA - HB847 Gangs; collection of information on individuals identified as members thereof. VA - HB901 Gangs; person on probation prohibited from any contact. VA - HB984 Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; penalties. VA - HB985 Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; registration. VA - HB1013 False identification cards; manufacture and sale thereof, penalty. VA - HB1035 Medical Assistance Services, Office of Inspector General for; created, report. VA - HB1038 Sexually violent predators; adds to list of offenses that qualify as sexual offenses. VA - HB1073 Conditional zoning; localities may accept proffered conditions once public hearing has begun. VA - HB1100 Human Trafficking Act; created, report. VA - HB1101 Sexually violent predators; adds to list of offenses that qualify as sexual offenses. VA - HB1104 Highway improvements; expands present revenue-sharing fund program. VA - HB1136 Community College Transfer Grant Program Fund; created. VA - HB1210 Alcoholic beverages; penalty for underage purchasing or possession thereof. VA - HB1257 Transportation Investment Bond Act of 2006; created. VA - HB1305 Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local; prohibited contracts. VA - HB1306 Public-Private Transp. Act & Public-Private Education Facilities & Infrastructure Act; disclosure. VA - HB1365 Transportation Accountability, Joint Commission on; created. VA - HB1385 Car tax relief. VA - HB1506 Proffered cash payments; locality may accept conditions if has had population growth of 5% or more. VA - HB1513 Transportation planning; coordination of state and local. VA - HB1521 Comprehensive plans; road improvements. VA - HB1528 Capital improvement programs; includes estimates of cost of road transportation improvement. VA - HB1610 Zoning ordinances; locality may deny or modify request if inadequate road capacity. VA - HR17 Commending Gail Gerringer Schenck. VA - HR18 Commending Barbara Lucas Regen. VA - HJ3 Constitutional amendment; Transp. Fund, Transp. Trust Fund, & Hwy. Maintenance & Operating Fund. VA - HJ50 Multi-jurisdictional pilot health court; JLARC to study feasibility of establishing within State. VA - HJ54 Commending the Quartermaster Center and School. VA - HJ55 Commending Rob R. Gordon, Jr. VA - HJ162 On the death of Carlson M. LeGrand. VA - HJ164 Commending Richard S. Sanborn. VA - HJ165 Commending the Montclair Lions Club. VA - HJ170 Celebrating the life of Walter Edward Barbee. VA - HJ172 Commending Samuel B. Witt III. VA - HJ174 Commending Brigadier General Raymond Wesley Edwards. VA - HJ187 Celebrating the life of John Samuel Michael Dismuke. VA - HJ201 Honoring Pocahontas for her vital contributions to the settlement at Jamestown. VA - HJ212 Joint Rules Committee; development of plans for 2007 Session in Jamestown. VA - HJ222 Commending the Retail Merchants Association of Greater Richmond, Inc. VA - HJ260 Commending Battlefield Baptist Church on the occasion of its 25th anniversary. VA - HJ261 Commending the game wardens of the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. VA - HJ266 Commending Robert E. Kahn. VA - HJ267 Commending Sharron Palmeter Baucom. VA - HJ273 Commending William M. Anderson, Jr. VA - HJ274 Commending Dr. Jo Lynne DeMary, former State Superintendent of Public Instruction. VA - HJ286 Commending Mothers Against Drunk Driving on the occasion of its 25th anniversary. VA - HJ304 Commemorating the 400th anniversary of the 1606 First Virginia Charter. VA - HJ311 Commending the C. D. Hylton High School football team. VA - HJ338 Celebrating the life of Mark Sheridan Brennan, Jr. VA - HJ343 Commending Mel J. Riddile. VA - HJ346 Commending the Virginia BioTechnology Research Park on the occasion of its 10th anniversary. VA - HJ350 Commending Ronald Lee Ermey. VA - HJ351 Commending Inova Mount Vernon Hospital on the occasion of its 30th anniversary. VA - HJ352 Celebrating the life of Stanley Cornell Reaves. VA - HJ353 Commending Bruce Franklin Jamerson. VA - HJ357 Commending Ed Grimes. VA - HJ358 Commending Holly Sanford. VA - HJ359 Commending Jordan Baughan. VA - HJ370 Celebrating the life of Petty Officer First Class (SEAL) Jeffrey S. Taylor. VA - HJ371 Celebrating the life of Lieutenant Michael M. McGreevy. VA - HJ372 Celebrating the life of Petty Officer First Class Jeffrey A. Lucas. VA - HJ373 Celebrating the life of Lieutenant Commander Erik S. Kristensen. VA - HJ374 Celebrating the life of Petty Officer Second Class (SEAL) Danny P. Dietz. VA - HJ375 Celebrating the life of Fire Controlman Chief (SEAL) Jacques J. Fontan. VA - HJ377 Commending the United States Army Reserve, 80th Division. VA - HJ380 Celebrating the life of Anne Kincaid. VA - HJ385 Celebrating the life of Caroline Byrd Keeney. VA - HJ387 Commending Amber Brooke Copley on being named Miss Virginia USA 2006. VA - HJ393 Celebrating the life of Pinkie L. Riddick. VA - HJ394 Celebrating the life of Ardell C. Johnson. VA - HJ401 Commending Inova Health System on the occasion of its 50th anniversary. VA - HJ407 Celebrating the life of John F. Herrity. VA - HJ423 Celebrating the life of John Edward Thomas II. VA - HJ428 Commending Marian Van Landingham. VA - HJ429 Celebrating the life of Alison Yowell Pazmino. VA - HJ434 Celebrating the life of Cecilia Murphy Hall. VA - HJ437 Commending the Black History Museum in Jackson Ward. VA - HJ446 Celebrating the life of Major Lowell Thomas Miller II. VA - HJ451 Commending Mickey R. Thompson. VA - HJ452 Commending Elizabeth Korte. VA - HJ454 Commending Susan Aheron Magill on a remarkable political career. VA - HJ460 Celebrating the life of Dr. Georgia Atkins Ryder. VA - HJ466 Celebrating the life of Trevor Ray Cobb. VA - HJ469 Celebrating the life of Dr. Lyman Beecher Brooks. VA - HJ470 Celebrating the life of Private First Class Lee Arthur Lewis, Jr. VA - HJ471 Celebrating the life of Linwood Brown, Jr. VA - HJ486 Celebrating the life of Judge William Oliver Hawkins, Sr. VA - HJ503 Commending the Medical College of Virginia, Health Sciences Division of V.C.U. VA - HJ528 Commending those involved in the 2006 Inaugural Ceremonies held in Williamsburg. VA - HJ548 Commending Dr. John O. Simpson. VA - HJ549 Commending Anita O. Poston. VA - HJ550 Commending Cynthia J. Watson. VA - SB14 High-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; prohibits imposition and collection of tolls for use thereof. VA - SB43 License plates, special; issuance to supporters of youth soccer. VA - SJ25 Overhead utility lines; joint subcommittee to study feasibility & costs of placement underground. VA - SJ59 Route 1; Department of Rail & Public Transportation to study need for improvements to public trans. VA - SJ146 Commending Robert E. Kahn. VA - SJ147 Commending Vinton G. Cerf. VA - SJ148 Commending the McLean Little League girls' all-star softball team. VA - SJ194 Celebrating the life of Edward L. Kelly. VA - SJ234 Celebrating the life of John F. Herrity. VA - SJ261 Commending the Haymarket Woman's Club. VA - SJ264 Celebrating the life of Coretta Scott King. VA - SJ285 Commending Robert Whitwell Wilson. VA - SJ286 Celebrating the life of Sharron Palmeter Baucom. VA - SJ300 Commending Old Dominion University on its 75th anniversary.