Delegate Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach)

Photo of Ron Villanueva
Party
Republican
District
21: Cities of Chesapeake (part) and Virginia Beach (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2015
Committees
Commerce and Labor, Courts of Justice, Transportation
Age
44
Website
delegatevillanueva.com
Copatroning Habits
87% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 86% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 70% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
47.6% in 2013
Campaign Contributions
$43,313.34 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Bio

The former member of the Virginia Beach City Council holds a degree from Old Dominion University. He's a former member of the Coast Guard Reserve, and owns a small office supply contractor.

Top 10 Donors
Dominion Leadership Trust PAC State PAC Fredericksburg $2,500
Virginia Bank PAC Banking/Financial Glen Allen $1,000
Dominion PAC Political Action Committee Richmond $1,000
McGuireWoods PAC Political Action Committee Richmond $500
Altria Client Services Inc. Tobacco Industry Richmond $500
J. Brian Rollins Unknown Midlothian $500
VA Society of Anesthesiologists PAC Medical Richmond $500
The Virginia Coal Association PAC Energy Richmond $500
Virginia Cable Politicial Action Committee Telecommunications Richmond $500
W. Bruce Wingo Governmental Affairs Richmond $500

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Recent Mentions on Blogs

<b>Delegate Ron Villanueva</b> » Virginia Beach Earns AAA Bond Ratings <b>...</b>

April 9, 2014
For the fifth straight year, Wall Street has re-affirmed Virginia Beach's standing as the best-managed city in Hampton Roads. Virginia Beach is the only city in Hampton Roads that has be awarded the highest possible bond ...

<b>Delegate Ron Villanueva</b> » Superheroes Helping Super Children

April 7, 2014
Delegate Villanueva had this to say, “Congratulations to CASA for an overwhelming amount of attendees and success on their first annual event. My hat goes off to these brave superheroes who donned capes and masks for a ...

<b>Delegate Ron Villanueva</b> » Transportation Public Hearing <b>...</b>

April 2, 2014
Delegate Villanueva commented that “it is important that we hear from you about those projects you feel are the highest priority for the state's limited transportation funds.” The public hearing for citizens in our region will start at ...

<b>Delegate Ron Villanueva</b> » Villanueva Urges Constituents to <b>...</b>

March 21, 2014
Villanueva Urges Constituents to Prepare for Tax Day on April 15 and Use IRS Free File for Online Tax Assistance E-Filing or Extensions. Taxpayers Making $58,000 or Less Can Visit www.IRS.gov/freefile to Prepare and ...

<b>Delegate Ron Villanueva</b> » Green Run Spartans Football Club Visit <b>...</b>

March 13, 2014
Delegate Ron Villanueva was proud to visit with the Green Run Spartans Football Club at the Virginia General Assembly. Huttle w Ron and Spartans. The team members spoke with Green Run High School graduate Delegate ...

Recent Mentions in the Media

The Virginian-Pilot: Consolation prize: defeated candidate's campaign wins award

April 22, 2014
Consolation prize: defeated candidate's campaign wins awardA third place political advertising award linked to Susan Hippen's 2013 campaign for state delegate arguably is a better outcome than the candidate's second place ballot finish last November that left her out of office. It was recognized in a state ...

Augusta Free Press: Emmett Hanger honored by Sierra Club for work on climate, energy policy

April 22, 2014
Delegate Ron Villanueva (R-21) will be recognized as the patron of House Bill 910, an ambitious $10 million investment tax credit program for renewable energy projects, including solar, landfill gas, hydro power, biomass, wind and geothermal.

The Virginian-Pilot: Pick the arena we don't have to pay for, Beach leaders

March 27, 2014
Pick the arena we don't have to pay for, Beach leadersBesides, state spending on core services should come first. Del. Ron Villanueva, a former Beach councilman, has sponsored sports-related legislation in Richmond. Requests for outright subsidies for sports facilities have been "a difficult sell at the ...

These are all of the video clips of Ron Villanueva’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 48 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB295: Livable Home Tax Credit; increases total amount granted for program.
  • HB296: Comprehensive plans; alignment of transportation infrastructure and facilities.
  • HB477: Electronic summons system; fees.
  • HB478: Emergency custody orders; duration, extension.
  • HB479: Temporary detention; time during which a person may be held, 48 hours notice to leave facility.
  • HB480: Domestic international sales corporations (DISC); exempt from income taxation.
  • HB481: Seized drugs and paraphernalia; forfeiture to law enforcement.
  • HB482: Motor vehicle safety belts; failure to wear enforceable as a primary offense.
  • HB483: RS&UT; exemption includes sales made by a private establishment on any U. S. military base.
  • HB562: Virginia Human Rights Act; public employment, prohibited discrimination, sexual orientation.
  • HB651: Statewide Fire Prevention Code; inspection of buildings, exception.
  • HB908: Contract passenger carriers; eliminates certain requirements.
  • HB910: Renewable energy property; tax credits for placing into service.
  • HB1062: Banks; minimum capital stock requirement.
  • HB1063: Renewable energy property; tax credits for installing.
  • HB1090: Statewide transportation technology programs; STO & VDOT shall revise and update programs.
  • HB1257: Virginia Sports Authority; created.
  • HB1258: Virginia Small Business Financing Authority; expands definition of eligible business.
  • HJ42: Transportation; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study equity of funding.
  • HJ306: Celebrating the life of Thomas H. Wilson.
  • HJ324: Celebrating the life of Lieutenant Sean Christopher Snyder.
  • HJ5007: Celebrating the life of Amor Villanueva Avila.
  • HJ5008: Celebrating the life of Armand James DeBellis.
  • HJ5009: Celebrating the life of Remelito B. Compuesto.
  • HJ5010: Commending Charles E. Johnson, Jr.
  • HJ5024: Commending Pharrell Williams.
  • HB334: Public Procurement Act; bid match preference for State businesses.
  • HB1519: Community Integration Advisory Commission; extends sunset provision.
  • HB1520: Absentee voting; persons eligible to vote by absentee ballot.
  • HB1521: Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; designation of tourism activity zones, etc.
  • HB1522: Personal property tax; classification of motor vehicles leased by locality/constitutional officer.
  • HB1523: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption includes hurricane preparedness equipment.
  • HB1524: Virginia Freedom of Information Act; records of minors participating in park and recreation program.
  • HB1823: Public procurement; posting by local public bodies of procurement opportunities.
  • HB1826: Law-enforcement officers; exceptions to territorial limits.
  • HB1828: Rail transportation; DRPT to purchase land for construction of lines.
  • HB1830: State Police, Department of; accident reports may be retained in hard copy or electronic form.
  • HB2105: Junkyards; policy and definitions.
  • HB2106: Traffic regulation; conforms Title 46.2 to changes to Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices.
  • HB2319: Hampton Roads Sports Facility Authority; name change.
  • HB2320: Sports or entertainment arena; City of Virginia Beach may construct for professional sports teams.
  • HJ651: Constitutional amendment; Transportation Funds.
  • HJ851: Commending Green Run High School.
  • HJ852: Commending Landstown High School.
  • HJ853: Commending Salem High School.
  • HJ854: Commending Paula Johnson.
  • HR133: Commending the Paul Harris family.
  • HB328: Uniform Statewide Building Code; online submission of building permit applications.
  • HB329: Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; exemptions.
  • HB330: Transplant Council; authorized to hire its own employees, etc.
  • HB331: Obscenity; modifies educational, artistic, and theatrical exemption to obscenity laws.
  • HB332: Campaign Finance Disclosure Act; general provisions applicable to penalties.
  • HB333: Economic development sites; fund for access roads.
  • HB334: Public Procurement Act; bid match preference for State businesses.
  • HB335: Income tax, state and corporate; deduction for investors in small businesses.
  • HB944: Sexually violent predators; conducting probable cause hearing.
  • HB945: Virginia Public Procurement Act; performance and payment bonds on transportation-related projects.
  • HB1193: Public procurement; posting by local public bodies of procurement opportunities.
  • HJ375: Commending the Volcom Give Jeans a Chance 2011 program in Virginia.
  • HJ5023: Commending Peter K. Mueller.
  • HR40: Celebrating the life of Jizeng Chen.
  • HB790: Defacement removal; localities to charge owners of occupied property actual cost.
  • HB1948: Virginia Fusion Intelligence Center; changes requirement that data be reviewed every three years.
  • HB1949: Virginia Small Business Financing Authority; definition of eligible business.
  • HB1950: Livable home tax credit; increases maximum amount, real estate developers eligible to receive.
  • HB1951: Public Procurement Act; raises minimum contract amount required for bid, performance, etc.
  • HB1952: Circuit courts; City of Virginia Beach to assume salaries and expenses of clerk's office.
  • HB1953: Virginia Fusion Intelligence Center; receive & integrate criminal-related intelligence information.
  • HB1954: Obscenity; modifies educational, artistic, and theatrical exemption to laws.
  • HB1955: NCMEC; law enforcement to forward digital images of child pornography to Center.
  • HB1967: Attorney fees; collection of unpaid fines, etc.
  • HB2119: Illegal gambling; amends definitions.
  • HB2120: Patriot Crossing; VDOT to review unsolicited proposal to add capacity to Intermodal Connector I-664.
  • HB2121: Substitute judges; judge of district court shall live within boundaries which he serves.
  • HB2419: Retail Sales & Use Tax; revenue distribution to certain public facilities.
  • HB2420: Televisions; prohibits use in a motor vehicle where screen is visible to driver while driving.
  • HB2493: Public officials; any person who threatens to kill or injure is guilty of Class 1 misdemeanor.
  • HJ618: Health insurance; small business acting collectively to obtain, report.
  • HJ937: Commending the Hampton Roads Stuff the Bus toy collection program.
  • HB787: Offshore energy resources; production & development permitted 50 miles off Atlantic shoreline.
  • HB788: HOV lanes; allows certain military personnel to use in Hampton Roads regardless of passengers.
  • HB789: Public Procurement Act; increases cost of construction for which state or local public body may use.
  • HB790: Defacement removal; localities to charge owners of occupied property actual cost.
  • HB1383: Zoning appeals, Board of; no action of board shall be valid unless authorized by majority.
  • HJ266: Commending Virginia Task Force 2.