Delegate Sam Nixon (R-Richmond)

Photo of Sam Nixon
Party
Republican
District
27: County of Chesterfield (part) [map]
Took Office
January 1994
Left Office
April 2010
Website
samnixon.com
Copatroning Habits
78% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 83% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 66% of them are Republicans.
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Recent Mentions in the Media

Daily Press: Some lawmakers turn an $18000 salary into a $55000 pension

November 17, 2014
Puckett stepped down just days before Del. Terry Kilgore, R-Gate City, called a special meeting of the state tobacco commission to consider appointing a new senior staffer. In the furor that erupted, Puckett quickly withdrew his name from consideration.

Broadcast: Indies vie for Children's Baftas

October 21, 2014
Indies vie for Children's BaftasPeter Del Vecho, Jennifer Lee, Chris Buck - Walt Disney Animation Studios/Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2. Dean DeBlois, Bonnie Arnold - DreamWorks Animation/Twentieth Century ... PRESENTER. IAIN STIRLING The Dog Ate My ...'Gumball' Earns Pair of Children's BAFTA NomsAnimation Magazineall 11 news articles »

Daily Mail: German hostage says being held in hole by Philippine Islamists

October 15, 2014
But Rami also called on Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario to negotiate, offering hope for a possible solution. Del Rosario was in Europe on Wednesday and had not responded to a Reuters request for comment. "They told me on Friday they ...and more »

FedScoop: StateScoop 50 Awards honor state, local government's best

May 9, 2014
StateScoop 50 Awards honor state, local government's bestScreen Shot 2014-05-09 at 6.42.08 AM 's sister publication StateScoop is thrilled to announce the winners of the 2014 StateScoop 50 Awards, which honor the best and brightest who make state and local government more efficient and effective.and more »

Televisual: Bafta Kids Awards nominations announced

October 21, 2014
Last year's Presenter winners, Sam Nixon & Mark Rhodes, are nominated once again and are joined in this category by fellow BAFTA-winning double-act Richard McCourt & Dominic Wood, comedian Iain Stirling and wildlife presenter Naomi Wilkinson.and more »

These are all of the video clips of Sam Nixon’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2009. There are 44 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB524: Lobbyist's disclosure statement; Secretary of Commonwealth to redesign form.
  • HB528: Physical restraint of student; requires school principal or his designee to notify parents.
  • HB523: Income tax, state; exemption for any income taxed as long-term capital gain for federal income tax.
  • HB524: Lobbyist's disclosure statement; Secretary of Commonwealth to redesign form.
  • HB525: Medical information; notification to residents if their information is subject of database breach.
  • HB526: State Corporation Commission; filings that contain personal identifying information.
  • HB527: Elections, State Board of; provides for position of Director of Elections.
  • HB528: Physical restraint of student; requires school principal or his designee to notify parents.
  • HB529: Electronic notary public; evidence of identity in case of an electronic notarization.
  • HB530: Route 1; designating as Historic Route 1 in State.
  • HB531: Insurance rate filings; exempts insurance rate-related information filed with SCC from inspection.
  • HB532: Home service contract providers; exempts those that have certain worth from licensure regulation.
  • HB533: Steps to Advance Virginia's Energy Plan (SAVE) Act; created.
  • HB534: Distribution of handbills, etc.; grants Chesterfield County power to regulate and prohibit.
  • HB535: Unemployment benefits; minimum earnings requirement, postpones scheduled increase.
  • HJ155: Celebrating the life of Sergeant Jeffrey Alexander Reed.
  • HB544: Richmond Metropolitan Authority (RMA); powers and duties of Authority.
  • HB545: Telephone service; alternatives to regulation.
  • HB1882: Richmond Metropolitan Authority (RMA); revises composition of Board of Directors.
  • HB1883: Commonwealth, Secretary of; redesigns Lobbyist Disclosure Statement to clarify information.
  • HB1884: Credit reports; consumer reporting agency's duty to place security freeze thereon.
  • HB1885: Telephone regulatory alternatives; determination of competitiveness.
  • HB1886: Money order sales and transmission services; expands existing authority of SCC to regulate.
  • HB1887: Cancellation of property insurance policy; authorizes on grounds of foreclosure of deed of trust.
  • HB1888: Writ of fieri facias; repeals statutory mandate that every officer endorse thereon date & time.
  • HB1889: Unemployment benefits; minimum earnings requirement, extended benefits.
  • HB2044: Health information technology; Information Technology Investment Board establish advisory committee.
  • HB2497: Electronic government; Secretary of Technology to develop and implement strategies therefor.
  • HB2539: Enterprise Applications, Division of; established within VITA, appoint Chief Applications Officer.
  • HB2557: Health insurance plan, State; coverages and benefits.
  • HJ840: Commending Nicole Winter.
  • HB542: Insurance agents; notice of appointment.
  • HB543: Natural gas utilities; alternative ratemaking plan, report.
  • HB544: Richmond Metropolitan Authority (RMA); powers and duties of Authority.
  • HB545: Telephone service; alternatives to regulation.
  • HB546: Telephone systems, multiline; alternative method of providing emergency calls.
  • HB547: Unemployment compensation; maximum weekly benefit.
  • HB548: Alcoholic mixed beverages; holder of license to sell and serve dessert wine.
  • HB549: Insurance accounts; funding agreements.
  • HB927: Tax rates; requires localities to fix for ensuing year at least 30 days prior to approval of budget.
  • HB955: Public-Private Education Facilities & Infrastructure Act of 2002; definition of qualifying projects.
  • HB1504: Compromised Data Notification Act; created.
  • HB1505: Payday Loan Act; requires SCC to contract with one or more parties to develop, etc. database.
  • HB1506: Reckless driving; violation of right-of-way resulting in death of another.
  • HB1530: Foster children; placement of siblings together.
  • HJ364: Commending Peter Zaino.
  • HJ613: Commending the agencies and vendors involved in moving the Commonwealth's computing center.
  • HJ6020: Celebrating the life of Kevin Mason Cheatham.
  • HB566: Wages and salaries; payments by employers.
  • HB571: Preneed funeral contracts; clarifies deposits in trust accounts thereof.
  • HB572: Medical assistance services; burial expenses disregard from countable resources.
  • HB2065: General Assembly Conflicts of Interests Act; modifies disclosure form.
  • HB2066: Unemployment compensation; increases maximum weekly benefit.
  • HB2196: Chief Information Officer; powers and duties.
  • HB2197: Libraries; state funded shall have technology protection measures against Internet restrictions.
  • HB2198: Electronic health records; requires those purchased by state agency to adhere to accepted standard.
  • HB2393: Medical Examiner's reports; confidential except when death of prisoner committed in local facility.
  • HB2394: Insurance companies; confidentiality of analyses.
  • HB2722: Burial expenses; increase disregard from countable resources when calculating Medicaid eligibility.
  • HB2723: Communications sales and use tax; exemptions include military base customers.
  • HB2724: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain property purchased by churches.
  • HB3035: Insurance; unfair claims settlement practices.
  • HB3105: Child day centers, licensed; approved credentials for program directors.
  • HB3106: Richmond Metroplitan Authority (RMA); revises composition of Board of Directors.
  • HB3153: Income tax, state; SCC to determine tax costs for investor-owned public utilities.
  • HB563: Court records; removes sunset provision on prohibiting information from court-controlled website.
  • HB564: Freedom of Information Act; posting of minutes by state boards and commissions.
  • HB565: Workers' compensation; requires compensation for temporary partial disability up to 13 wks.
  • HB566: Wages and salaries; payments by employers.
  • HB567: Unemployment compensation; increases maximum weekly benefit.
  • HB568: Communications tax reform; revises services, report.
  • HB569: Cigarette tax; increases penalty for failure to properly affix stamps.
  • HB570: Public libraries; technology protection measures.
  • HB571: Preneed funeral contracts; clarifies deposits in trust accounts thereof.
  • HB572: Medical assistance services; burial expenses disregard from countable resources.
  • HB573: Burial insurance; agent licensing.
  • HB574: Youth trapping license; created.
  • HB575: Trapping; exempts trappers using body grip traps that are completely submerged.
  • HB576: Retail sales and use tax; exemption for certain church property.
  • HB577: Children's group homes and residential facilites; regulatory requirements for licensure.
  • HB774: Community services boards and behavioral health authorities; joint agreements.
  • HJ60: Comprehensive Services Act; JLARC to evaluate adminstration thereof.
  • HJ271: Commending the General Federation of Women Clubs of Virginia; occasion of its 100th anniversary.
  • HJ344: Commending Lt. Steven V. Traylor; Firefighters Michael C. Harrell and William J. Jeffords.
  • HJ380: Celebrating the life of Anne Kincaid.
  • HJ472: Celebrating the life of retired Police Chief Joseph E. Pittman, Jr.
  • HJ521: Commending the Meadowbrook High School Monarchs men's basketball team.
  • HJ5105: Celebrating the life of Elizabeth Burgess Davis.