Senator Janet Howell (D-Reston)

Photo of Janet Howell
Party
Democratic
District
32: Fairfax County (Part), Arlington County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 1992
Next Election
November 2015
Committees
Courts of Justice, Finance, Privileges and Elections (Chair), Rules, Education
Website
janethowell.com
Copatroning Habits
69% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 63% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 55% of them are Democrats.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
44.8% in 2013
Campaign Contributions
$78,811.11 cash on hand (December 2012 report)
Top 10 Donors
S. Sonjia Smith Not Employed Charlottesville $10,000
Medical Society of Virginia PAC Healthcare Services PAC Richmond $1,500
DIAGEO North America Alcoholic Beverages Distribution CT $500
Altria Client Services, Inc. Tobacco Companies/Farmers Richmond $500
Abbott Laboratories Employees PAC Pharmaceuticals IL $500

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Recent Mentions on Blogs

Virginia Wants More Done With Real-Time Mentally Ill Database <b>...</b>

July 22, 2014
With the use of a new real-time database of available psychiatric placement openings, and a lengthened time for “emergency and temporary detention orders” Senator Janet Howell believes that more can be done to deal with ...

4/3 Contact with Virginia <b>Sen</b>. <b>Janet Howell</b> | Commonwealth Hemp <b>...</b>

May 22, 2014
We received and email back from Sen Janet Howell of the norther Virginia district containing Arlington county. Again overwhelming support for legalization of industrial hemp farming in Virginia. “Over the years I have ...

Bully for her: <b>Sen</b>. Howell is ready to oversee ethics reform <b>...</b>

January 7, 2014
WOMAN FOR THE JOB?: Sen. Janet Howell is in line to chair a Senate committee that would handle ethics legislation. During the fall campaign, the Democrat threatened a group that had endorsed Republican Ken Cuccinelli ...

Virginia <b>Senator Janet Howell</b> Fights Controversial Ultrasound Bill <b>...</b>

February 7, 2012
"I wanted to put the spotlight on how egregious this legislation was," says Senator Janet Howell of bill SB 484. Photograph courtesy of Janet Howell. In case you missed it last week, news of Virginia State Senator Janet ...

Virginia State <b>Senator Janet Howell</b> Suggests a Rectal Exam <b>...</b>

January 31, 2012
And that makes Senator Janet Howell today's official State Senatorial Hero. The bill, which will be voted on ... That said, the sole female senator who voted against the amendment — Sen. Jill Vogel, who was a sponsor of the ...

Recent Mentions in the Media

Virginia Connection Newspapers: Wiehle-Reston East Opens for Metro Riders

July 24, 2014
Reston NowVirginia state senator Janet Howell, Del. Ken Plum, US Congressman Gerald Connolly, Supervisor Cathy Hudgins, Chairman for the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Sharon Bulova, Supervisor John Cook, Supervisor Pat Herrity, and Del. Tom Rust ...The Who's Who of Who Will Be at Silver Line Grand OpeningReston Nowall 315 news articles »

Roanoke Times: Mental health panel discusses 'streeting' of psychiatric patients

July 21, 2014
WDBJ7Mental health panel discusses 'streeting' of psychiatric patientsSen. Janet Howell?, D-Fairfax County, sees a much different problem created by the lack of consistent state funding to ensure necessary mental health services are available in every community in Virginia. ?We have to realize our problem is a lack of ...Changes in Mental Health Treatment in Va.WMRAall 46 news articles »

Inside NoVA: Arlington legislative delegation reports modest cash on hand

July 17, 2014
New figures reported by the State Board of Elections and Virginia Public Access Project (VPAP) show state Sen. Janet Howell (D-32nd) having the most cash in her campaign coffers at the end of the first half of the year. Howell reported $110,466 on hand.

WVTF: VA's Mental Health Initiative Moves Forward

July 22, 2014
VA's Mental Health Initiative Moves ForwardPanel member and Senator Janet Howell noted that revising state laws is not sufficient. ?We've again tweaked them in the last several months. I think we have to acknowledge that our problem is basically a lack of services. And that is being caused by a ...

Reston Now: Silver Line: Ribbon Cutting Saturday, Simulated Service Starts Sunday

July 18, 2014
Saturday's ribbon cutting and open house will feature a lineup of VIP speakers, including Hunter Mill District Supervisor Cathy Hudgins; Gov. Terry McAuliffe; Rep. Gerry Connolly; Peter Rogoff, U.S. Under Secretary of Transportation; State Sen. Janet ...and more »

These are all of the video clips of Janet Howell’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2009. There are 213 video clips in all.

Index

Jan 22, 2009Jan 23, 2009Jan 23, 2009Jan 26, 2009Jan 26, 2009Jan 26, 2009Jan 26, 2009Jan 28, 2009Jan 29, 2009Feb 05, 2009Feb 09, 2009Feb 10, 2009Feb 10, 2009Feb 10, 2009Feb 10, 2009Feb 17, 2009Feb 18, 2009Feb 18, 2009Feb 20, 2009Feb 20, 2009Feb 20, 2009Feb 23, 2009Feb 23, 2009Feb 24, 2009Feb 24, 2009Feb 24, 2009Jan 18, 2010Jan 20, 2010Jan 25, 2010Jan 25, 2010Jan 27, 2010Jan 28, 2010Feb 01, 2010Feb 01, 2010Feb 03, 2010Feb 03, 2010Feb 04, 2010Feb 04, 2010Feb 04, 2010Feb 08, 2010Feb 10, 2010Feb 10, 2010Feb 10, 2010Feb 11, 2010Feb 15, 2010Feb 16, 2010Feb 16, 2010Feb 16, 2010Feb 16, 2010Feb 16, 2010Feb 17, 2010Feb 18, 2010Feb 18, 2010Feb 18, 2010Feb 25, 2010Feb 25, 2010Feb 25, 2010Feb 25, 2010Feb 26, 2010Feb 26, 2010Mar 01, 2010Mar 01, 2010Mar 02, 2010Mar 02, 2010Mar 03, 2010Mar 04, 2010Mar 05, 2010Mar 05, 2010Mar 05, 2010Mar 05, 2010Mar 05, 2010Mar 05, 2010Mar 08, 2010Mar 10, 2010Mar 10, 2010Mar 10, 2010Mar 10, 2010Mar 11, 2010Mar 11, 2010Mar 14, 2010Apr 21, 2010Jan 13, 2011Jan 19, 2011Jan 24, 2011Jan 26, 2011Jan 26, 2011Jan 28, 2011Jan 31, 2011Jan 31, 2011Feb 01, 2011Feb 01, 2011Feb 01, 2011Feb 01, 2011Feb 02, 2011Feb 02, 2011Feb 02, 2011Feb 04, 2011Feb 04, 2011Feb 04, 2011Feb 07, 2011Feb 07, 2011Feb 07, 2011Feb 07, 2011Feb 07, 2011Feb 07, 2011Feb 07, 2011Feb 08, 2011Feb 09, 2011Feb 15, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 17, 2011Feb 17, 2011Feb 17, 2011Feb 17, 2011Feb 17, 2011Feb 17, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 21, 2011Feb 21, 2011Feb 22, 2011Feb 22, 2011Feb 23, 2011Feb 24, 2011Feb 24, 2011Feb 24, 2011Feb 24, 2011Feb 24, 2011Feb 24, 2011Feb 24, 2011Jan 10, 2012Jan 26, 2012Feb 01, 2012Feb 01, 2012Feb 01, 2012Feb 01, 2012Feb 03, 2012Feb 06, 2012Feb 10, 2012Feb 10, 2012Feb 10, 2012Feb 14, 2012Feb 23, 2012Feb 27, 2012Mar 08, 2012Mar 10, 2012Mar 10, 2012Jan 16, 2013Jan 21, 2013Jan 21, 2013Jan 22, 2013Jan 22, 2013Jan 23, 2013Jan 23, 2013Jan 24, 2013Jan 29, 2013Jan 29, 2013Jan 30, 2013Jan 31, 2013Jan 31, 2013Feb 01, 2013Feb 04, 2013Feb 04, 2013Feb 04, 2013Feb 05, 2013Feb 05, 2013Feb 05, 2013Feb 05, 2013Feb 07, 2013Feb 12, 2013Feb 14, 2013Feb 14, 2013Feb 15, 2013Feb 19, 2013Feb 19, 2013Feb 21, 2013Feb 21, 2013Feb 21, 2013Jan 20, 2014Jan 27, 2014Jan 29, 2014Jan 30, 2014Feb 04, 2014Feb 04, 2014Feb 05, 2014Feb 05, 2014Feb 06, 2014Feb 06, 2014Feb 06, 2014Feb 07, 2014Feb 10, 2014Feb 10, 2014Feb 10, 2014Feb 13, 2014Feb 14, 2014Feb 18, 2014Feb 21, 2014Feb 21, 2014Feb 21, 2014Feb 21, 2014Feb 28, 2014Feb 28, 2014Feb 28, 2014Mar 03, 2014Mar 03, 2014Mar 03, 2014

Bills

  • SB3: Absentee voting; allows qualified voters to vote absentee in person without an excuse.
  • SB4: Sexual and Domestic Violence Subfund; funding of sexual and domestic violence prevention, etc.
  • SB36: Writ of actual innocence; biological evidence, petitioners pro se.
  • SB37: Conservation police officers; appointment by Director of Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.
  • SB200: Temporary detention order; facility of detention.
  • SB215: Virginia College Savings Plan; Plan established as a body politic and corporate.
  • SB284: Kinship care; DSS shall review current policy governing placement of children to avoid foster care.
  • SB285: Civil penalty; untaxed tobacco products.
  • SB329: New homes; implied warranty.
  • SB330: Genetic counseling; regulation of practice, licensure, advisory board established.
  • SB331: Investigation of cases involving alleged sexual abuse of a child; qualifications of investigator.
  • SB332: Abuse or neglect of a child, suspected; reports to law enforcement.
  • SB336: Adoption; person other than spouse of a parent may adopt child.
  • SB357: Competency to stand trial; recommended treatment by qualified mental health expert.
  • SB390: School Safety, Virginia Center for; name change.
  • SB452: License plate reader database; Department of State Police to maintain database.
  • SB539: Education, Secretary of; annual report to Governor and General Assembly.
  • SB541: Criminal defendant; competency reports for restoration providers.
  • SB640: Witnesses; right to nondisclosure of certain information.
  • SJ5: Constitutional amendment; marriage (first reference).
  • SJ8: Celebrating the life of William Jarvie Nicoson.
  • SJ9: Celebrating the life of Dr. Thomas Anderson Wilkins.
  • SJ16: Mental health and criminal justice system; joint subcommittee to study.
  • SJ116: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ128: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ134: Commending Brennan & Waite, P.L.C.
  • SJ135: Commending Carol Ann Bradley.
  • SJ136: Commending Bonnie Haukness.
  • SJ137: Commending Cooley LLP.
  • SJ152: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ158: Commending Robert E. Simon, Jr.
  • SJ5016: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ5017: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ5022: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ5037: Confirming Governor's appointments of certain persons.
  • SR50: Commending the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project partners.
  • SB88: Driver's licenses; requires DMV send initial notice of suspension or revocation by certified mail.
  • SB90: Private security services; allows those out-of-state to contract with those licensed in State.
  • SB92: Nursing homes; involuntary discharge notification.
  • SB93: License plates, special; issuance of those bearing word: RESTON! and legend: LIVE WORK PLAY.
  • SB702: Absentee voting; persons eligible to vote by absentee ballot.
  • SB718: Child support; imputation of income, custodial parent attendance in educational, etc., program.
  • SB851: Transient occupancy tax; reinstates authority of Arlington County to impose additional tax, etc.
  • SB893: Public schools; possession & administration of epinephrine by employees of local governing bodies.
  • SB911: Firearms; criminal history records check required for transfer, penalties.
  • SB981: Handheld personal communications devices; unlawful to use on school property or crossing, etc.
  • SB1004: Landlord and tenant laws; early termination of rental agreements by victims of family abuse, etc.
  • SB1015: Prostitution; solicitation of a minor, penalty.
  • SB1016: Protective orders; exempt from stay pending appeal.
  • SB1017: Contraband cigarettes, tax-paid; increases penalty for possession with intent to distribute.
  • SB1018: Unstamped cigarettes; sale, purchase, possession, etc., for purpose of evading taxes, penalties.
  • SB1019: Counterfeit cigarettes; penalties.
  • SB1020: RICO; contraband cigarettes, penalties.
  • SB1021: Cigarette and other tobacco products taxes; electronic transactions.
  • SB1022: Contraband cigarettes; allows forfeiture if possesed in violation of laws regarding sale.
  • SB1024: Administrative Process Act; exemption for Department of Criminal Justice Services.
  • SB1026: Law-enforcement officers; grounds for decertification, DCJS authorized to waive requirements.
  • SB1359: Funeral services; adds to definition of next of kin.
  • SJ5: Constitutional amendment; contributions to defined benefit retirement plan maintained for employees.
  • SJ316: Death penalty; JLARC to study direct and indirect monetary costs.
  • SJ387: Celebrating the life of Agnes Strauss Wolf.
  • SJ388: Commending William G. Bouie.
  • SJ389: Commending Ed Robichaud.
  • SJ390: Commending Doug Bush.
  • SJ391: Commending Friends of the Reston Regional Library.
  • SB12: Elections; absentee voting.
  • SB88: Driver's licenses; requires DMV send initial notice of suspension or revocation by certified mail.
  • SB89: Garnishment; corrects form listing exemptions.
  • SB90: Private security services; allows those out-of-state to contract with those licensed in State.
  • SB91: Sexually violent predators; civil commitment, report.
  • SB92: Nursing homes; involuntary discharge notification.
  • SB93: License plates, special; issuance of those bearing word: RESTON! and legend: LIVE WORK PLAY.
  • SB111: Sanctions with Unified Rapid Enforcement (SURE); created.
  • SB298: Virginia Retirement System; fiscal impact analysis of employer contribution rates.
  • SB299: Kinship foster care placements; Commissioner of Social Services may grant variance from requirement.
  • SB300: Protective orders; various changes to provisions governing those issued by court, venue.
  • SB301: Sexual assault response teams; State attorney to invite chiefs of campus police to annual meeting.
  • SB302: Campus police; mutual aid agreements with local law-enforcement agencies and State Police.
  • SB303: Child abuse; mandatory reporting by public and private college employees.
  • SB542: Health insurance coverage for autism spectrum disorder; deletes certain requirements for analysts.
  • SB557: Assistive Technology Loan Fund Authority; approval of loan applications.
  • SB596: Assisted living facilities and adult foster care homes; may accept third-party payments.
  • SJ5: Constitutional amendment; contributions to defined benefit retirement plan maintained for employees.
  • SJ21: Cigarette trafficking, illegal; Virginia State Crime Commission to study practice thereof.
  • SJ156: Commending the McLean Project for the Arts.
  • SJ157: Commending Rose Pleskow.
  • SJ176: Commending Graceful Spaces.
  • SJ177: Commending Wee Play.
  • SJ178: Commending Janet and Vade Bolton.
  • SB80: Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act; established.
  • SB84: Voluntary admission; person admitted to facility for mental health treatment after detention order.
  • SB85: Involuntary temporary detention order; hearing after execution.
  • SB86: Voluntary admission; person admitted to facility for mental health treatment after detention order.
  • SB624: Voter lists; expands list of people and organizations who may purchase list of registered voters.
  • SB742: Neighborhood assistance tax credits; eligibility of certain pharmacists.
  • SB750: Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act; established.
  • SB943: Information Technology Advisory Council; advise CIO on creation of technology application framework.
  • SB944: Driver training standards; establish for law-enforcement pursuits and for emergency calls.
  • SB945: Voters; when name is erroneously omitted from pollbook.
  • SB946: School buses; installation of video-monitoring systems thereon by school divisions.
  • SB947: Primary schedule in 2011; moves primary date to September 13, 2011 in anticipation of redistricting.
  • SB948: Juvenile dispositions; gives circuit court authority to modify finding of guilt, etc.
  • SB949: Elections; qualified voters may vote absentee in person without providing an excuse or reason.
  • SB1061: State employee health insurance plan; coverage for autism spectrum disorder.
  • SB1062: Health insurance; mandated coverage for autism spectrum disorder.
  • SB1227: Electronic visitation and messaging with prisoners; sheriffs, etc., to charge fee for use.
  • SB1390: Life insurance; specified disease coverage or limited benefit health coverage.
  • SJ324: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ325: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ326: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ327: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ329: Economic development incentive grants; JLARC to study effectiveness in State.
  • SJ371: Constitutional amendment; contributions to defined benefit retirement plans maintained for employee.
  • SJ372: Commending Marie Ridder.
  • SJ384: Commending Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts.
  • SJ385: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ429: Commending James and Karen Connell Cleveland.
  • SJ430: Commending Beverly Cosham.
  • SJ431: Commending Boston Properties.
  • SJ432: Commending Sandy Amato.
  • SJ433: Commending Maude Hair Salon.
  • SJ450: Celebrating the life of Mukit Hossain.
  • SJ473: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SB13: Critical care specialist; added to list of specialists who can determine when patient is brain dead.
  • SB14: General Assembly Conflicts of Interests Act; disclosure of government employment.
  • SB80: Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act; established.
  • SB81: Agricultural, forestal, or agricultural and forestal districts; use value assessment.
  • SB82: Podiatry; testifying as an expert witness, definition of practice.
  • SB83: Absentee voting; qualified voters to provide a reason for not being able to vote on election day.
  • SB84: Voluntary admission; person admitted to facility for mental health treatment after detention order.
  • SB85: Involuntary temporary detention order; hearing after execution.
  • SB86: Voluntary admission; person admitted to facility for mental health treatment after detention order.
  • SB87: Inmates; court or person having custody to determine if treatment of mental illness is necessary.
  • SB88: Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund; Worker's Compensation Commission to adopt rates for payment.
  • SB218: Transient occupancy tax; governing body may increase in Fairfax County after July 1, 2010.
  • SB219: Safety belts; those 18 and under who are occupying a vehicle are required to wear.
  • SB220: Circuit courts; electronic filing of cases.
  • SB236: Information Technology; Governor to appoint Chief Information Officer of VITA, etc.
  • SB358: Certificate of public need; schedule of fees.
  • SB462: Crime victims; no law-enforcement officer shall inquire into immigration status thereof.
  • SB463: Primary & filing schedule; State Board of Elections to reschedule November 2011 election, etc.
  • SB464: Health insurance; mandated coverage for autism spectrum disorder.
  • SB465: Group life insurance coverage; extended to persons mutually agreed upon by insurer and policyholder.
  • SB466: Public Safety Fund; imposes an assessment on property and casualty insurance companies.
  • SB467: Protective orders; coordination with other states.
  • SB468: Protective orders; allows petitioner to obtain extension of order for no more than two years.
  • SB480: Information Technology Investment Board; abolished, Governor will appoint Chief Information Officer.
  • SB615: Conditions of sentence suspension; allows credits to be applied toward reducing offender's time.
  • SB617: Criminal procedure; sentencing revocation report worksheets.
  • SB624: Voter lists; expands list of people and organizations who may purchase list of registered voters.
  • SB644: Specialized Biotechnology Research Performance Grant Program; established.
  • SB704: Special license plates; TRUST WOMEN/RESPECT CHOICE.
  • SJ21: Tax preferences; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study effectiveness.
  • SJ43: Celebrating the life of Colonel, USA Ret., Quintus Cincinnatus Atkinson V.
  • SJ44: Commending the League of Women Voters of Virginia on the occasion of its 90th anniversary.
  • SJ53: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ54: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ55: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ93: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ114: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ140: Celebrating the life of Constance M. Houston.
  • SJ150: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ160: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ199: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ217: Commending Ronald McNew and Craig Furneisen.
  • SJ218: Commending Eric R. Glueckert.
  • SJ219: Commending the Reston Historic Trust.
  • SJ220: Commending Holly Norris.
  • SJ221: Commending Emily Ward.
  • SB65: Community criminal justice boards; membership.
  • SB70: Sample ballots; Board of Elections shall assign different color to each political party.
  • SB589: Jail construction, local; State will reimburse up to one-half of capital costs.
  • SB810: Absentee voting; qualified voters may vote absentee in person without providing an excuse, etc.
  • SB945: Group life insurance; allows coverage to be extended to insure any class of persons.
  • SB946: Noncorporate entities; minimum tax is imposed on telecommunications and electric suppliers.
  • SB947: State cigarette tax and tobacco products tax; increased.
  • SB948: Federal write-in absentee ballots; witness requirement.
  • SB949: Donor Registry and Public Awareness Fund; changes name of Transplant Council Education Fund thereto.
  • SB950: Dogs, dangerous and vicious; any person may apply to magistrate for issuance of summons.
  • SB951: Assault & battery; penalty when committed against Metro Washington Airport Authority police officer.
  • SB1073: Sheriff department; performance of law-enforcement service requires no pre-notification to Division.
  • SB1074: BPOL tax; allows towns to levy on any person, firm, etc., in business of renting real property.
  • SB1075: Optometrists; those licensed may sell contact lenses & allowed to dispense ophthalmic devices.
  • SB1076: Right to notify; consumer in mental health facility to have person of choice notified of condition.
  • SB1077: Notification of family member in commitment process; disclosure of certain information of patient.
  • SB1078: Special justices; expenses when presiding over certain hearings.
  • SB1079: Emergency custody; authority of law-enforcement officer.
  • SB1080: Involuntary commitment hearing; upon request, district court judge, etc. may restrict attendance.
  • SB1081: Special justices; appointment, duties.
  • SB1082: Voluntary and involuntary commitment; Executive Secretary of Supreme Court to prepare petitions.
  • SB1083: Mental health law; amends statutes to address issues resulting from overhaul thereof.
  • SB1084: Driver's license; requires minors to show completion of a 90-minute driver safety course.
  • SB1149: Juvenile law; makes changes in code pertaining to juveniles and juvenile court provisions.
  • SB1150: Emergency response plans; ensuring victims' rights.
  • SB1435: Forensic Science Board; adds chairmen of Senate and House Committees for Courts of Justice, etc.
  • SB1436: Crime victims; no law-enforcement officer shall inquire into immigration status of victim of crime.
  • SJ278: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ279: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ280: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ324: Multistate service corporations; joint committee of Senate and House Committees on Finance to study.
  • SJ334: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ367: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ425: Commending Voices for Virginia's Children on the occasion of its 15th anniversary.
  • SJ432: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ489: Commending Kohann Williams.
  • SJ490: Commending Verdia Haywood.
  • SJ491: Commending Eve and Rick Thompson.
  • SJ492: Commending Helios HR.
  • SR25: Auditor of Public Accounts; nomination for election.
  • SB58: Emergency custody order; renewal.
  • SB59: Community services board; requires employee that prepared report to attend hearing.
  • SB60: Involuntary commitment; criteria.
  • SB61: Nutrition and physical activity best practices database; Department of Education to develop.
  • SB62: Voter registration; procedures for applications and receipts.
  • SB63: Nursing, Board of; membership.
  • SB64: Community services board; adds crisis stabilization, outpatient, etc. to list of core services.
  • SB65: Community criminal justice boards; membership.
  • SB66: Emergency custody; who may accept custody.
  • SB67: Inpatient treatment; parental admission of minors incapable of giving consent.
  • SB68: Involuntary commitment petition; dismissal or withdrawal.
  • SB69: Absentee voting; qualified voters may vote absentee without providing reason.
  • SB70: Sample ballots; Board of Elections shall assign different color to each political party.
  • SB71: Transportation Commissioner; contracts for grounds keeping, mowing, etc. on highways in Reston.
  • SB72: Breast tumor treatment; repeals requirement that patient sign consent form.
  • SB73: License plates, special; issuance marking sesquicentennial of Civil War.
  • SB74: Crimes Against Minors and Sex Offender Registry; use of data by SAVIN.
  • SB243: Redistricting Commission; created.
  • SB244: Magistrates; reforms system by transferring appointment and supervisory responsibilities.
  • SB245: Psychiatric inpatient treatment of minors; timing of petition and hearing.
  • SB246: Involuntary commitment; establishes new standards for outpatient commitment.
  • SB247: Involuntary commitment of minors; appointment of counsel and guardians ad litem.
  • SB248: Circuit and district courts; use by Virginia State Bar of additional fees.
  • SB249: Independent living services & arrangements; requires inclusion of plan for children 14 yrs. & older.
  • SB250: Independent living service & arrangements; require inclusion of plan for persons until 21 yrs.
  • SB441: Crime victims and witnesses; prohibits inquiry of immigration status.
  • SB589: Jail construction, local; State will reimburse up to one-half of capital costs.
  • SB590: Sex Offender & Crimes Against Minors Registry; person may petition circuit court about registration.
  • SB658: Comprehensive Services Act Program; case management and residential care plan.
  • SB687: Mentally retarded; replaces term with intellectually disabled.
  • SB714: Petroleum products franchises; rights of dealers upon sale or assignment of franchise agreement.
  • SB715: Election precincts; prohibits counties & cities from abolishing, etc. precincts.
  • SJ114: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ115: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ116: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ117: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ121: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ160: Governor; confirming appointments.
  • SJ182: Game and Inland Fisheries, Department of; confirming appointment of Director.
  • SJ193: Commending John Coleman.
  • SJ194: Commending VISTA Wealth Strategies and Judy Redpath.
  • SJ195: Commending the Jeanie Schmidt Free Clinic and its volunteer medical providers and staff.
  • SJ196: Commending the Reston Garden Club.
  • SB635: Adult Fatality Review Team; created, report.
  • SB916: Voter registration procedures; application to register must contain a receipt given applicant.
  • SB917: Donation of food to charity organizations; regulations for food prepared in his private residence.
  • SB918: Revised Uniform Anatomical Gift Act (UAGA); replaces current provisions in the code with this act.
  • SB919: Dispute resolution orientation session; parties in cases involving custody, etc. must attend.
  • SB920: Absentee voting; qualified voters may vote without a reason.
  • SB970: Newspapers; legal notices and publications.
  • SB971: Insurance; supplemental liability coverage for sheriff's departments and regional jails.
  • SB972: Victim notification; may be made through Statewide VINE System or other similar electronic system.
  • SB973: Pro Hac Vice Fund; created.
  • SB1224: Identity theft; notification of breach of information system.
  • SB1225: Health Commissioner; required to designate licensed physician to coordinate women's health efforts.
  • SB1226: Electronic voting equipment; requires electoral boards to develop plans to ensure security thereof.
  • SB1227: Extortion; withholding immigration document.
  • SB1228: Sex Offender Registry; notification in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
  • SB1229: Sex offender registry; nursing homes, etc. register with State Police to get notification thereof.
  • SB1230: Human papillomavirus vaccine; optional for female students before entering the sixth grade.
  • SB1231: Tanning facilities; requires parental consent for customers under age 15.
  • SB1364: Firearms; prohibits possession thereof at a child day center.
  • SJ180: Constitutional amendment; funds for transportation purposes (first reference).
  • SJ464: Commending Access National Bank.
  • SJ465: Commending Georgia Graves.
  • SJ466: Commending Fran and John Lovaas.
  • SJ467: Commending Wendell Byrd.
  • SB111: Zoning ordinance; violations thereof, penalty.
  • SB112: Tuberculosis; establishing library of isolates for purpose of disease strain analysis.
  • SB116: Immunizations; minimum requirements for children entering public or private schools or centers.
  • SB117: Immunizations; adds booster dose of tetanus toxoid for certain children.
  • SB118: Landlord and tenant; not to be evicted for certain disturbances that occur on leased premises.
  • SB119: Donor Registry; created.
  • SB120: Protective orders; respondent to pay deposits to connect or restore utility services.
  • SB253: Child abuse and neglect; reporting requirements by ministers of religion.
  • SB254: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain contractors.
  • SB316: Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; penalties.
  • SB317: Sexually violent predators; adds to list of offenses that qualify as sexual offenses.
  • SB318: Sexually violent predators; monitoring and supervision of those on conditional release.
  • SB319: Sexually Violent Predators Services, Office of; established.
  • SB348: Internet; penalty for facilitating payment by children to access sexually explicit material thereon.
  • SB349: Halal and kosher food; regulation of sale, penalty.
  • SB350: Sex offenders; list of offenses to include communications system.
  • SB351: Juveniles; release of information.
  • SB352: Psychiatric Inpatient Commitment of Minors Act; special justices.
  • SB353: Involuntary admission or certification order; appeal.
  • SB635: Adult Fatality Review Team; created, report.
  • SB719: Petroleum product pipelines; prohibits any public service company from acquiring property therefor.
  • SJ146: Commending Robert E. Kahn.
  • SJ147: Commending Vinton G. Cerf.
  • SJ148: Commending the McLean Little League girls' all-star softball team.
  • SJ180: Constitutional amendment; funds for transportation purposes (first reference).
  • SJ222: Commending Mayor Michael O'Reilly.
  • SJ248: Commending The Giving Circle of HOPE.
  • SJ249: Commending Kfoury Construction Group.
  • SJ270: Celebrating the life of First Lieutenant Sarah Katherine Small.
  • SJ273: Commending Hinge, a graphic design and branding company.
  • SJ274: Commending McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurant and M & S Grill.
  • SJ5016: Constitutional amendment; funds for transportation purposes.
  • SR34: Commending Bill and Janie Strauss.