Delegate Shannon Valentine (D-Lynchburg)

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23: County of Amherst (part); City of Lynchburg [map]
Took Office
January 2006
Left Office
January 2010
Copatroning Habits
58% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 74% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 55% of them are Democrats.
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<b>Shannon Valentine</b> named to Commonwealth Transportation Board <b>...</b>

May 1, 2014
Governor McAuliffe has named former Lynchburg Delegate Shannon Valentine to the Commonwealth Transportation Board. She is one of six people named today. In a statement, the governor said the six share his vision for ...

Spring Events at the Jersey Shore | Shore Thing Vacation Rentals

April 7, 2014
Posted on April 7th, 2014 by Shannon Valentine Events at the Shore,Uncategorized. Though the Jersey Shore is famous for providing gorgeous beachside summers, there is plenty to do in the spring as well. The gorgeous weather and ...

Face Off Against Cancer at the Shore? | Shore Thing Vacation Rentals

July 30, 2013
Face Off Against Cancer at the Shore? Posted on July 30th, 2013 by Shannon Valentine Events at the Shore,For our Vacation Rental Owners,Uncategorized. Update: Local media has taken an interest in the work that Face Off Against Cancer ...

Will the Jersey Shore be ready for the Summer of 2013 ? YES <b>...</b>

May 7, 2013
Posted on May 7th, 2013 by Shannon Valentine Hurricane Sandy News,Uncategorized. Will the Jersey Shore be ready for 2013? YES!! You've been going to the Jersey Shore for your summer vacation for ump-teen years. You relish the ...

How to Help Sandy Victims: Volunteer Opportunities &amp; More in NJ <b>...</b>

November 28, 2012
How to Help Sandy Victims: Volunteer Opportunities & More in NJ and NY. Posted on November 28th, 2012 by Shannon Valentine Hurricane Sandy News,Uncategorized. A month has passed since Mother Nature had dealt us a devastating ...

Recent Mentions in the Media

Lynchburg News and Advance: Television program will cover McDonnell corruption trial

August 8, 2014
The show will conclude its two-part interview with Shannon Valentine, a former Lynchburg state delegate and current member of the Commonwealth Transportation Board. "Conversations" is aired on Dish, Cox, DirecTV, Comcast and Shentel. Contact Alicia ...and more »

Lynchburg News and Advance: Pushing Forward with Reform of Redistricting

August 10, 2014
In 1787, he was a delegate from Massachusetts to the Constitutional Convention but refused to sign the Constitution because it didn't contain a Bill of Rights. When he was elected to the First Congress, he was key to pushing for the drafting of a Bill ...

Daily Press: Virginia politics: Bolling calls for redistricting reform

July 31, 2014
Shannon Valentine, a former delegate from Lynchburg who is spearheading the foundation's effort, said voters should watch for a California-style petition drive calling for redistricting reform. Even though Virginians can't get referendum questions on a ...

These are all of the video clips of Shannon Valentine’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2009. There are 15 video clips in all.


  • HB687: Campaign telephone calls; disclosure requirements.
  • HB1684: Retirement System; retirees may be hired as nurses without interrupting retirement benefits.
  • HB1685: Bipartisan Redistricting Commission; created.
  • HB1735: Arts and cultural districts; grants statewide authority for creation thereof.
  • HB2234: State agencies; prohibit companies that have certain business operations in Sudan from bidding.
  • HB2235: Clean Energy Manufacturing Incentive Grant Fund; created.
  • HB2236: Security officer, private; changed from private security guard.
  • HB2237: Contracts; improper use of payment device numbers, penalty.
  • HB2238: Hazardous materials; extends disqualification for violation of out-of-service order.
  • HB2239: Compulsory training standards; persons designated to provide courthouse security.
  • HB2240: Economic Development Partnership Authority; board of directors authority to appoint thereto.
  • HB2241: Detector canine handler & examiner; Dept. of Criminal Justice Service to provide partial exemption.
  • HB2542: Move-over law; motorists must, if safe, move left when approaching stationary emergency vehicles.
  • HB2543: Campaign fundraising; requires contributions over $500 received by statewide officials be reported.
  • HB2664: Access management; Transportation Commissioner to take measures to develop local corridor plans.
  • HJ714: Passenger and freight rail transportation programs; JLARC to study long-term funding needs of State.
  • HJ992: Commending the Lynchburg Life Saving and First Aid Crew, Inc., on its 75th anniversary.
  • HB556: Retirement System; investments related to Sudan.
  • HB557: Witnesses; provisions applicable to those in criminal as well as civil cases.
  • HB558: Driving while intoxicated; elimination of requirement that intoxicant be self-administered.
  • HB687: Campaign telephone calls; disclosure requirements.
  • HB688: Claims; Anthony Fields.
  • HB689: Combined Sewer Overflow Fund; designating funds to be deposited therein for use by certain cities.
  • HB1198: Driver's license, commercial; State law conformance with federal requirements.
  • HB1199: Wines; ABC Board to sell in stores magazines, etc. whose purpose is to educate consumers.
  • HB1200: Contracts; improper use of payment device numbers.
  • HJ105: Autism services; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study.
  • HJ106: Fluorescent light bulbs; Recycling Markets Development Council to study costs and benefits of recy.
  • HJ570: Commending ABC 13 WSET.
  • HB1731: Retirement System; retirees hired as nurses.
  • HB1828: Retirement System; investments related to Sudan.
  • HB2163: Incident management; VDOT vehicles are exempt from certain provisions.
  • HB2164: TransDominion Express Commission; created.
  • HB2165: Monacan Parkway; designating as portion of Route 29 within Town of Amherst and Campbell County.
  • HB3102: City of Lynchburg Combined Sewer Overflow Fund; created.
  • HB1491: Absentee voting & ballots; procedures for returning to electoral board.
  • HB1492: Driving while intoxicated; penalty for driving commercial motor vehicle.
  • HB1608: Comprehensive plan; recreational & sports opportunities to be considered as factors by localities.
  • HJ386: Celebrating the life of Ronald V. Dolan.
  • HR39: Commending Heritage High School boys' track team.
  • HR40: Commending E. C. Glass boys' track team.