Delegate James Edmunds (R-South Boston)

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60: Counties of Campbell (part), Charlotte, Halifax, and Prince Edward [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2015
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Health, Welfare and Institutions, Militia, Police and Public Safety
Copatroning Habits
84% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 97% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 69% of them are Republicans.
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Bills Passed
18.2% in 2013
Campaign Contributions
$19,415.30 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Top 10 Donors
Dominion Leadership Trust PAC Fredericksburg $546
Altria Client Services tobacco Richmond $500
Charlotte County Republican Party political Randolph $500
Virginia Cable PAC Richmond $500
Mary Jean Childrey retired Halifax $200

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Recent Mentions on Blogs

james table mining - Vanguard Q&A

May 29, 2014
<h3>Del. James Edmunds, Virginia's 60th District</h3> <p>Delegate James Edmunds, House of Delegates for Virginia's 60th District</p> <h3>The Political Environment</h3> <p>Reporting and commentary about politics and ...

Banister River gets scenic designation | urcapitalnews

February 21, 2014
The bill is Del. Les Adams' (R-Chatham) first bill to pass both houses. Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston) co-patroned the bill. The Banister River flows from Western Pittsylvania County to Halifax County, meeting the Dan ...

NRA-ILA | Virginia: House Committee to Vote on Sunday Hunting <b>...</b>

January 21, 2014
House Bill 1237, sponsored by Delegate Todd Gilbert, repeals the ban on Sunday hunting on private lands while still prohibiting hunting within 200 yards of a house of worship and the hunting of deer with dogs. H.B. 1237 will be heard in the full House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources Committee tomorrow, January ... Delegate James Edmunds (R-60). Halifax. (804) 698-1060. Delegate Matt Fariss (R-59). Rustburg.

Tea Party, allies, vote against state river protection plan <b>...</b>

January 23, 2013
Del. James Edmunds (R-Halifax) presented a bill Wednesday that would make a 38.4-mile section of the Banister River part of the Virginia Scenic River System to the House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources ...

Letter presses &#39;no&#39; vote on mine | Keep The Ban

January 3, 2013
“If you had asked three weeks ago” how the House of Delegates would vote on the mining moratorium, “I would have said they would lift it,” said Del. James Edmunds, a two-term Halifax Republican in the GOP-dominated ...

Recent Mentions in the Media Plans being finalized for Night Out

July 25, 2014
... Halifax County Heritage Festival, Carter Bank & Trust, Gene Morris, H&M Logging, Inc, KeJaeh Enterprises, LLC, Delegate James Edmunds, Halifax Police Department, SCSB-Prevention, Tracey Quackenbush-Martin and George W. and Angela Tribble.

These are all of the video clips of James Edmunds’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 28 video clips in all.


  • HB23: Warning lights on certain vehicles; members of fire depts., etc., may use no more than 2 systems.
  • HB1050: Soil & water conservation district; exempts certain signs from regulation as outdoor structures.
  • HB1102: Longwood University; removal of member of Board of Visitors.
  • HB1120: Warning lights on privately owned vehicles; requirements relating to emergency response vehicles.
  • HJ14: Commending the Virginia Department of Forestry.
  • HJ112: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Franklin Marshall Slayton.
  • HJ199: Commending Longwood University.
  • HJ201: Commending the Beaches to Bluegrass Trail initiative.
  • HJ257: Commending Heather Griles.
  • HJ358: Celebrating the life of Jack Leo Slagle.
  • HJ378: Commending Kenneth Hodges.
  • HR69: Celebrating the life of Donald David Snyder.
  • HR114: Commending Heather Griles.
  • HB8: Vessel accident; requires passengers 18 years of age or older to report, penalty.
  • HB2184: Hunting and fishing; authorizes Board of Game and Inland Fisheries to issue trip licenses.
  • HB2185: Water supply impoundment facilities; creates an exemption to existing provision.
  • HB2220: Banister River; designates a portion of as a component of Virginia Scenic Rivers System.
  • HJ785: Celebrating the life of John White Campbell, M.D.
  • HJ786: Commending Heather Griles.
  • HJ836: Celebrating the life of Lieutenant Steven Michael Cassada.
  • HJ845: Commending H. L. Myers.
  • HJ846: Commending Raymond Shelton.
  • HJ967: Celebrating the life of Major General Carroll Thackston, USA (Ret.).
  • HR157: Celebrating the life of Tucker Carrington Watkins IV.
  • HB7: Bicycles; riders approaching intersection controlled by traffic lights need not to wait two minutes.
  • HB8: Vessel accident; requires passengers 18 years of age or older to report, penalty.
  • HB12: Boating; operator of a vessel to report accident to law enforcement, notification to DGIF, penalty.
  • HB118: Vessel accident; requires operator who damages property in a collision, etc., to report, penalty.
  • HB1127: Charter; Town of Virgilina.
  • HJ483: Celebrating the life of Herbert W. Guthrie.
  • HJ493: Commending William R. Snead.
  • HJ494: Commending Annin Flagmakers.
  • HB1527: Firefighters; exemption from jury service.
  • HB2371: Real property tax assessment; notice to be published in newspaper 30 to 45 days prior.
  • HB2372: Flashing amber warning lights; state vehicles performing environmental functions to be equipped.
  • HB2406: Charter; Town of South Boston.
  • HB2407: Charter; Town of Halifax.
  • HJ548: Celebrating the life of William Alexander Williamson.
  • HJ894: Celebrating the life of Sarah Elizabeth Umphlette Bane.
  • HB380: Governor's Development Opportunity Fund; criteria for awarding grants and loans.
  • HB600: Criminal justice training academies; locality may eliminate requirement to contain word training.
  • HB1283: Shed antlers; allows a person to possess.