+ − Contact Information + − Sponsored Bills (27) VA - SB486 Juvenile records; DJJ to provide information in an investigation of a criminal street gang. VA - SB498 School calendar; opening of school year in Pittsylvania County. VA - SB482 Absentee ballots; increase deadline to make available from 45 to 50 days prior to November election. VA - SB488 Witnesses; State attorney to designate in felony cases a law-enforcement official in courtroom. VA - SJ254 Commending Michael A. Jones. VA - SB481 Major business facility job tax credit; reduces number of employees required in new jobs to qualify. VA - SB490 Bail; terms set by court on a capias to be honored by magistrate. VA - SB491 Sale of used building fixtures; recordkeeping requirements. VA - SB483 Wine and beer; licensee may ship through approved fulfillment warehouse. VA - SB493 Electronic communication service; foreign corporation to disclose record of subscriber to officer. VA - SB496 Charter; Town of Chatham. VA - SB455 One-stop small business permitting program; exemption of handling fee for veterans. VA - SB487 Criminal street gangs; adds certain breaking and entering offenses and grand larceny to list. VA - SB495 DUI; definition of substantially similar laws for determining number of prior offenses. VA - SB492 Search warrants, out-of-state; to be honored by State corporation or other entity. VA - SB499 Conflict of Interests Act; certain relatives of school board member to be considered for employment. VA - SB484 Local government investment pool; limitations. VA - SJ96 Honor and Remember Flag; Congress urged to designate as national emblem of service and sacrifice. VA - SJ251 Commending the Chatham High School baseball team. VA - SJ255 Celebrating the life of Matthew Lyle Lacy III. VA - SJ95 Constitutional amendment; forest harvesting & silvicultural activity equipment exempt from taxation. VA - SJ252 Commending the Altavista High School softball team. VA - SJ253 Celebrating the life of Carolyn Moses Lusardi. VA - SB494 Electronic communication or remote computing service; provider may verify authenticity of reports. VA - SB489 Juvenile court; allows State to appeal a suppression ruling to circuit court and Court of Appeals. VA - SB500 Hunting and fishing licenses; allows any active member of military to obtain. VA - SB497 Charter; Town of Gretna. + − Cosponsored Bills (107) VA - SJ18 Celebrating the life of Robert Ward Armstrong. VA - SB31 Constitutional amendment; property tax exemption for certain veterans. VA - SB237 Alcoholic beverages; portion of wine liter tax collected to be deposited in Wine Promotion Fund. VA - SB310 Income tax, state; long-term care insurance tax credit. VA - SB347 Center for Rural Virginia; expansion and promotion of agricultural opportunities, report. VA - SJ67 Commending Lorraine Thompson. VA - HB252 Unemployment benefits; waiver of overpayment due to administrative error. VA - SB472 Major business facility job tax credit; reduces number of qualified full-time jobs required. VA - SR13 Commending Gwendolyn F. Bailey. VA - SB735 National Guard; provides in-state tuition for person who met requirements prior to active duty, etc. VA - SB730 Major Employment and Investment Project Site Planning Grant Fund; established. VA - SJ239 Commending Phillip C. Stone. VA - SB602 Human infant; determining whether an infant has achieved an independent and separate existence. VA - SR14 Commending Jane R. Atkinson. VA - SB55 Absentee ballots; procedure for various deadlines and ballot requirements. VA - SB417 Individual health insurance coverage; resident of State shall not be required to obtain a policy. VA - SB601 Offshore drilling; royalties to be deposited in Transportation Trust Fund, etc. VA - HB606 Investor-owned electric utilities; establishes process used by SCC in reviews of rates, etc. VA - SB326 Universities Clean Energy Development and Economic Stimulus Foundation; created. VA - SB693 Major business facility job tax credit; reduces threshold amount of jobs that must be created. VA - SJ9 Celebrating the life of Ralph William Carroll, Sr. VA - SB473 Center for Rural Virginia Board of Trustees; membership. VA - SB658 Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Zones; established. VA - HJ258 Celebrating the life of Charles J. Davis, Jr. VA - HJ434 Commending Joseph H. Maroon. VA - SJ140 Celebrating the life of Constance M. Houston. VA - HJ487 Commending Team Fairfax and Fairfax County as the host of the 2015 World Police and Fire Games. VA - HJ343 Celebrating the life of Mary Ann Brinkley Ingram. VA - SJ227 Commending Colonel, USA Ret., Van T. Barfoot. VA - SJ224 Celebrating the life of Margie Fisher. VA - SJ128 Commending Virginia Task Force 1. VA - SJ230 Commending Jeanne F. Zeidler. VA - SJ156 Celebrating the life of Theodore Edward BaCote, Jr. VA - SJ193 Commending Leonard W. Sandridge. VA - SJ223 Commending Head Coach Frank Beamer and the Virginia Tech football team. VA - SJ191 Commending John Thomas Casteen III. VA - HJ357 Celebrating the life of Morgan Dana Harrington. VA - SJ234 Celebrating the life of Gene Paul Moore. VA - SJ267 Commending Barry Green. VA - SB696 HOV lanes; allows certain military personnel to use in Hampton Roads regardless of passengers. VA - SJ194 Commending Trooper Justin T. Mahalik. VA - HJ202 Commending Catherine S. Webb. VA - SJ182 Commending the 29th Infantry Division of the Virginia-Maryland-District of Columbia National Guard. VA - SJ207 Celebrating the life of George Chancellor Rawlings, Jr. VA - SJ148 Commending All Saints Catholic School. VA - SB474 Professional and Occupational Regulation, Department of; issuance of temporary licenses, etc. VA - SB475 Governor's Development Opportunity Fund; criteria for awarding grants and loans. VA - SB671 Income tax, corporate; eliminates for taxable years beginning on or after July 1, 2012. VA - SJ6 Celebrating the life of Master Sergeant Jerome David Hatfield. VA - SJ20 Celebrating the life of Theo Bryant Marsh. VA - SJ7 Celebrating the life of First Lieutenant Leevi K. Barnard. VA - SJ183 Commending Caressa Cameron, Miss America. VA - SJ19 Celebrating the life of Dick Thompson. VA - SJ8 Celebrating the life of Charles Columbus Bassett III. VA - SJ10 Celebrating the life of H. Lewis Compton. VA - HJ412 Celebrating the life of Lt. Colonel Herman M. Craig, Sr., USA Ret. VA - HJ464 Commending Judith Childress. VA - SJ149 General Assembly; support revocation of State's consent to transfer of Jens Soering. VA - HJ375 Celebrating the life of Helen Hudson Shelburne VA - SJ235 Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Blue Ridge Parkway. VA - HJ218 Celebrating the life of John Warren Cooke. VA - HJ370 Commending Berry H. Sossoman, Jr. VA - HJ472 Commending English Construction Company, Inc., on the occasion of its 100th anniversary. VA - SJ225 Commending the Family Foundation of Virginia on the occasion of its 25th anniversary. VA - HJ480 Celebrating the life of Matthew Lyle Lacy III. VA - HJ149 Commending the Altavista High School football team. VA - HJ309 Celebrating the life of Rebecca Perdue Lumsden. VA - HJ467 Commending Ruby Batts Archie. VA - HJ410 Celebrating the life of George Wesley Moshenek. VA - HJ242 Commending Roger Cook. VA - SJ126 Celebrating the life of Robert Henkel Spilman, Sr. VA - HJ420 Commending John C. Hamlin. VA - HJ468 Commending Don Lawson. VA - HJ364 Commending Lenard Delon Lackey, Jr. VA - HJ439 Commending the Piedmont Virginia Dental Health Foundation. VA - HJ463 Commending Ronald B. McCormick, Jr. VA - HJ361 Commending Clayton T. Lester. VA - HJ114 Constitutional amendment; taking of private property for public use (first reference). VA - HJ49 Unemployment compensation benefits; JLARC to study overpayment as result of errors by VEC. VA - HJ383 Commending Barbara Williams. VA - HJ419 Commending First Baptist Church in Danville on the occasion of its 175th anniversary. VA - HJ466 Commending Ronald C. Ball. VA - HJ297 Commending Lester Harold Hutchinson, Jr. VA - HJ479 Celebrating the life of Charles Francis Curtis. VA - HJ213 Commending the Chatham High School baseball team. VA - HJ462 Commending Gary L. Fitts. VA - HJ465 Commending Charles G. Ellis. VA - HJ442 Commending Ben David Jewelers. VA - HJ440 Commending Ron Meadows. VA - HJ441 Commending Paulette Dean. VA - HJ305 Celebrating the accomplishments of the Virginia National Guard and the Virginia Defense Force. VA - HB10 Individual health insurance coverage; resident of State not required to obtain, etc., policy. VA - HJ136 Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day; designating as March 30, 2010, & each succeeding year thereafter. VA - HB69 Firearms, ammunition, etc.; those manufactured and retained in State not subject to federal law. VA - HJ461 Commending Randal E. Arno. VA - SJ196 Celebrating the accomplishments of the Virginia National Guard and the Virginia Defense Force in 200 VA - HJ432 Commending the agencies, companies, organizations, and people who assisted Virginians in the afterma VA - SJ13 Constitutional amendment; property tax exemption for certain veterans (second reference). VA - SJ11 Commemorative commission; established to recommend monument to honor contributions of women. VA - HJ369 Commending John Patrick Haymore. VA - SB142 Criminal Street Gang Act; adds burglary and shooting to list of predicate criminal acts. VA - HJ418 Commending Jane Hawker. VA - SJ134 Celebrating the life of Raymond Celester Crittenden, Jr. VA - HB767 Virginia War Memorial; codifies criteria for memorialization of fallen Virginians. VA - SJ129 Commending Howard Kempter. VA - SB150 Energy efficiency programs; rate recovery options for utilities. VA - SJ145 Appalachian Power; Commission on Electric Utility Regulation to study monopoly services.