Delegate Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington)

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49: Counties of Arlington (part) and Fairfax (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2012
Next Election
November 2015
Militia, Police and Public Safety, Science and Technology
Copatroning Habits
67% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 94% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 50% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
6.1% in 2014
Campaign Contributions
$23,699.51 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Top 10 Donors
Virginia A.F.L.-C.I.O.Political Expenditures Fund Labor Organization Richmond $1,500
VEA Fund Education Richmond $1,000
Dominion Political Action Committee - VA Energy company PAC Richmond $1,000
VA Society of Anesthesiologists Health Richmond $1,000
Virginia Cable Political Action Committee Trade Association PAC Richmond $1,000
Favola for Senate Candidate Campaign Committee Arlington $1,000
Cragg Hines writer Arlington $850
Annie Kasper homemaker Richmond $750
Aneesh Chopra Healthcare Arlington $750
Frank Leone attorney Arlington $750

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Recent Mentions in the Media

Leesburg Today: Del. Lopez tasked with helping Democrats dig out of hole in House of Delegates

November 26, 2014
Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-49th) will serve as campaign and political chair of the House of Delegates Democratic Caucus for the coming year. The appointment was made by House Democratic Leader David Toscano (D-Charlottesville). In the role, Lopez will be ...

Noticias RCN: Futbolista fue apedreado en medio de disturbios en el estadio Alfonso Lpez

November 24, 2014
En medio de los disturbios, desde la tribuna un hincha lanz una piedra sobre el pecho del jugador Edwin del Castillo, quien sin aire cay sobre el csped y tuvo que ser atendido de emergencia por el cuerpo mdico del Ccuta Deportivo. Los disturbios ...

NBC 29 News: EPA Clean Power Plan Stirs Debate in VA. Capital

November 19, 2014
"To take steps that we definitely need to take in the commonwealth of Virginia, to do what we should have done decades ago," 49th District Delegate Alfonso Lopez (D) said. Yet at the joint legislative meeting on commerce and labor inside the General ...and more »

Washington Post: Va. Del Alfonso Lopez drops out of 8th congressional district Democratic primary

April 4, 2014
ARL nowVirginia state Del. Alfonso Lopez has ended his campaign to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Jim Moran (D) in Congress, saying he lacks the necessary funds to compete in a crowded Democratic primary. ?It is clear to me that I do not have the resources ...Democrat Drops Out of Race to Replace Moran in VirginiaRoll CallLopez Drops Out of Congressional RaceARL nowall 7 news articles »

Inside NoVA: Send-off for treasurer helps raise funds for Stambaugh Foundation

November 14, 2014
Among those filling the room: County Board members Jay Fisette, Mary Hynes and Libby Garvey; Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-49th); Clerk of the Circuit Court Paul Ferguson; Commonwealth's Attorney Theo Stamos; former Sheriff Jim Gondles; former Clerk of the ...

These are all of the video clips of Alfonso Lopez’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2012. There are 45 video clips in all.


  • HB88: Tuition, in-state; student eligibility, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
  • HB796: Virginia Energy Plan; postpones due date for quadrennial updates.
  • HB797: Small Business and Supplier Diversity, Department of; changes definition of small business.
  • HB798: Unemployment compensation; Self-Employment Assistance Pilot Program established, report.
  • HB800: Absentee voting; allows qualified voters to vote absentee in person without an excuse.
  • HB802: Absentee voting; persons age 65 or older on day of an election are entitled to vote absentee ballot.
  • HB804: Notaries; prohibitions on advertising, notice requirement.
  • HB805: Lineups; model policy established by Department of Criminal Justice Services.
  • HB806: Tree replacement; VDOT shall adhere to locality's policy.
  • HB807: License plates, special; issuance for members and supporters of America Foreign Service Association.
  • HB808: Electrical utility facilities; consideration of stability of fuel prices.
  • HB809: Firearms; prohibition of sale, transfer, etc., of certain magazines, fine.
  • HB811: Driver of motor vehicle following too closely; includes non-motor vehicles.
  • HB812: Firearms; criminal history record information checks for sales, penalty.
  • HB815: Fair Housing Law; unlawful discrimination based on sexual orientation.
  • HB816: Virginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices.
  • HB818: Energy and Environment, Virginia Commission on; established, report.
  • HB819: Electric vehicles; reduces minimum height of lettering required on vehicles.
  • HB820: Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; retaliation by landlord, rebuttable presumption.
  • HB821: Workers' compensation; correctional officers, presumption of compensability for certain diseases.
  • HB822: Electric utility regulation; renewable energy portfolio standard program.
  • HB823: Firearms; transfer at gun shows, voluntary background check.
  • HB1132: Virginia Housing Trust Fund; two percent of any surplus in general fund to be deposited into Fund.
  • HJ97: Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights to persons convicted of nonviolent felonies.
  • HJ274: Commending Queen of Peace Arlington Federal Credit Union.
  • HJ329: Commending Arlington Free Clinic.
  • HJ399: Commending the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.
  • HJ406: Commending the American Foreign Service Association.
  • HJ484: Commending the Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center.
  • HJ5015: Commending The Reading Connection.
  • HJ5016: Commending Little League International.
  • HJ5063: Commending Gracelia Joy R. Helring.
  • HJ5207: Commending the Neighborhood Conservation Program.
  • HB781: Minority Business Enterprises, Department of; changes definition of small business.
  • HB787: Retail Sales & Use Tax; eligibility of tax refund on purchase of certain renewable energy equipment.
  • HB1934: Tuition, in-state; undocumented persons to meet certain criteria.
  • HB1935: Self-Employment Assistance Program; established.
  • HB1936: Minority Business Enterprises, Department of; changes definition of small business.
  • HB1937: Early voting; any registered voter qualified to vote in election may vote in person.
  • HB1938: Absentee voting; persons age 65 and older on day of an election are entitled to vote absentee.
  • HB1943: Electrical utility facilities; consideration of stability of fuel prices.
  • HB1944: Electric vehicles, converted; fees for inspection.
  • HB1946: Renewable energy; amends existing portfolio standard program.
  • HB1950: Following too closely; driver of a vehicle shall not get closer than is reasonable, etc.
  • HB2005: Virginia Housing Partnership Revolving Fund; renamed Virginia Housing Trust Fund, report.
  • HB2158: Officers of election; officers may be assigned to work in multiple precincts on election day.
  • HB2159: Tuition, in-state; eligibility of student, approval for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
  • HB2251: Firearms; prohibition of sale, transfer, etc., of certain magazines, penalties.
  • HB2252: Virginia Children's Mental Health Commission; established, report.
  • HJ672: Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights (first reference).
  • HJ777: Commending Keep Virginia Beautiful.
  • HJ880: Commending Green Valley Pharmacy.
  • HJ881: Commending Walter Tejada.
  • HJ882: Commending Wakefield High School.
  • HJ883: Commending Dr. Emma Violand-Sanchez.
  • HJ936: Commending Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment.
  • HB779: In-state tuition; undocumented persons eligibility.
  • HB780: Converted electric vehicles; creates definition for vehicles converted from gas to electric power.
  • HB781: Minority Business Enterprises, Department of; changes definition of small business, etc.
  • HB782: Family Access to Medical Insurance Security Plan; coverage for certain children and pregnant women.
  • HB783: Microenterprise investment tax credits; created for individuals who make qualified investment.
  • HB784: Exercise due care; requires drivers to avoid colliding with pedestrian.
  • HB785: Following too closely; includes bicycles, electric personal assistive mobility devices, mopeds, etc.
  • HB786: Elections; absentee voting.
  • HB787: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption on renewable energy equipment.
  • HB788: Green Public Buildings Act; created.
  • HB789: Electrical utility facilities; consideration of stability of fuel prices.
  • HB790: Virginia Housing Partnership Revolving Fund; renamed Virginia Housing Trust Fund.
  • HR48: Commending Randolph Elementary School.
  • HR49: Commending Edna Frady.
  • HR50: Commemorating the 130th anniversary of the birth of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.