Delegate Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg)

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23: Counties of Amherst (part) and Bedford (part); City of Lynchburg (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2015
Appropriations, Health, Welfare and Institutions, Transportation
Copatroning Habits
86% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 88% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 71% of them are Republicans.
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Bills Passed
57.1% in 2013
Campaign Contributions
$74,895.05 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Top 10 Donors
Medical Society of Virginia PAC Political Action Richmond $6,500
Mednax, Inc. PAC Health Care FL $5,000
EYE PAC PAC Richmond $1,500
VA Society of Anesthesiologists, PAC Health Care Richmond $1,000
JoAnn L Garrett Retired Madison Heights $1,000
The Virginia Coal Association PAC Political action Richmond $1,000
Century Beverage Distributor Beverages Lynchburg $1,000
Abbott Laboratories Employee PAC Political action IL $500
Yellow Door Interiors Decorating Lynchburg $500
John F Locke Retired Lynchburg $500

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Recent Mentions on Blogs

Designer-drugs bill gets makeover | - T. <b>Scott Garrett</b>

February 2, 2014
... 2, 2014 in Featured. RICHMOND — The annual update of Virginia's effort to keep up with the chemists who create new versions of synthetic marijuana passed a House of Delegates subcommittee Friday, but with a rewrite from the lawyers on the panel. Del. Scott Garrett, R-Lynchburg, originally sought to craft a bill that would anticipate the chemists' next creation and make that illegal. ... Delegate Garrett: I am in the party of "YES". Title: Delegate Garrett: I am in the ...

Local-government mandates panel in midst of change - T. <b>Scott Garrett</b>

January 25, 2014
Del. Scott Garrett, R-Lynchburg, said his House Bill 1080, in its amended form, would add four members to the task force, two of whom would be businessmen or women. The additional members would give more members and strength to the task force's subcommittees, which focus on specific mandates such as those affecting schools, Garrett said. ... Title: Delegate Garrett: I am in the party of "YES"; Description: Delegate Garrett speaks on the House Floor about t.

Garrett heads Transportation subcommittee in House | - T. <b>Scott Garrett</b>

January 14, 2014
RICHMOND – Del. Scott Garrett, R-Lynchburg, will be chairman of a subcommittee within the House of Delegates' Transportation Committee. The seven-member.

AMTRAK TO EXTEND SERVICE FROM <b>...</b> - T. <b>Scott Garrett</b>

January 9, 2014
Delegate T. Scott Garrett, M.D. represents the 23rd District in the Virginia General Assembly, which includes portions of Amherst County, Bedford County, and the City of Lynchburg. Governor McDonnell's Press Release: ...

<b>Delegate Scott Garrett</b> in Governor&#39;s Budget Meeting | - T. <b>Scott Garrett</b>

December 16, 2013
Richmond, VA – Governor Bob McDonnell addressed the Joint Money Committees of the General Assembly this morning. As a member of the House Finance.

Recent Mentions in the Media

Lynchburg News and Advance: Legislators to attend wrap-up breakfast

April 11, 2014
So far, Del. Terry Austin, Del. Scott Garrett, and Sen. Steve Newman have confirmed, accord-ing to a news release from the chamber. Del. Kathy Byron and Sen. Ralph Smith have been in-vited. The event will take place at the Bedford Columns on 812 E ...

WDBJ7: Congressman wants Route 29 bypass proposal to be reconsidered

April 8, 2014
Enclosed is a letter that I received from Virginia State Senators Tom Garrett, Bill Stanley, and Frank Ruff and Virginia Delegate Scott Garrett that expresses their disappointment in the FHWA's decision. I share their concerns and encourage the FHWA to ...and more »

Lynchburg News and Advance: Goodlatte calls for explanation of halted US 29 bypass

April 8, 2014
Goodlatte said he received a letter of concern from state legislators in the region, including Lynchburg-area representatives Del. Scott Garrett and state Sen. Tom Garrett. He went on to question why a state advisory panel formed to explore ...and more »

Lynchburg News and Advance: Lynchburg officials hope state lawmakers will resolve budget impasse

March 24, 2014
But localities are on firmer ground this time, he said, because the respective budgets proposed by the House and Senate are extremely similar. There is only about a 0.1 percent difference between the two proposals, according to Del. Scott Garrett, a ...and more »

The Daily Progress: Centra president asks legislators to support Medicaid expansion

March 21, 2014
Four area legislators, all opposed to Medicaid expansion, attended the event: Sen. Steve Newman, Del. Kathy Byron, Del. Ben Cline, and Del. Scott Garrett. The representatives criticized the Senate plan as heavy on uncertainties and light on results ...and more »

These are all of the video clips of Scott Garrett’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 100 video clips in all.


  • HB854: Speed limits; maximum limit on nonsurface-treated highways in certain counties.
  • HB855: Health regulatory boards; reinstatement of licensure.
  • HB1080: Local Mandate Review, Governor's Task Force for; task force to review state mandates.
  • HB1091: Opportunity Educational Institution; supervision of schools.
  • HB1112: Controlled substance analogs; regulation by Board of Pharmacy, synthetic cannabinoids, penalties.
  • HB1129: Physician assistants; possession and administration of topical fluoride varnish.
  • HJ234: Commending the Safe Surfin' Foundation.
  • HJ281: Commending the Virginia Episcopal School varsity football team.
  • HJ298: Commending the Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce.
  • HJ317: Commending the Liberty Christian Academy football team.
  • HJ320: Commending the Lynchburg-based 1st Battalion, 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team.
  • HB505: Income tax, state; increases long-term care insurance credit.
  • HB1194: Farm wineries and vineyards tax credit; raises credit beginning on or after January 1, 2012.
  • HB1561: Local police departments; cooperation agreements with private police departments certified by DCJS.
  • HB1569: Criminal justice training academies; sovereign immunity of trainers certified by DCJS, etc.
  • HB1581: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption includes nonprofit entities.
  • HB1790: Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium Authority; established, report.
  • HB1791: Practitioners; suspension or revocation of license, etc., by health regulatory board.
  • HB1806: Methamphetamine; substances used to manufacture.
  • HB1941: Cannabinoids, research chemicals, synthetic; penalties. Emergency.
  • HB2018: Workers' compensation; coverage for trainees at criminal justice training academies.
  • HB2116: Commonwealth Transportation Board, Commissioner of Highways, etc.; powers and duties, report.
  • HB2153: TANF; restrictions on use of cash benefits.
  • HJ598: Public education; recognizing need to tackle problem of hunger in classroom.
  • HJ715: Celebrating the life of Claude Dennis Cash.
  • HB505: Income tax, state; increases long-term care insurance credit.
  • HB506: Surgery; definition and who may perform.
  • HB507: Child abuse; increases reporting period by health care providers on substance exposed infants.
  • HB508: Cannabinoids, synthetic; amends provisions regarding criminalization.
  • HB509: Recordation tax; clarifies tax for deeds of trust is based on value of security interest.
  • HB552: Mental health and developmental services; replaces certain terminology, technical amendments.
  • HB1194: Farm wineries and vineyards tax credit; raises credit beginning on or after January 1, 2012.
  • HJ81: Commending the Jefferson Forest High School boys' soccer team.
  • HJ409: Commending the Greater Lynchburg Community Trust.
  • HJ456: Commending Gleaning For The World.
  • HR569: Commending Ed McCann.
  • HB1050: Income tax, state; increases long-term care insurance tax credit.
  • HB1434: Cannabinoids, synthetic; penalties for transport, possession, sale, or distribution, etc.
  • HB1466: Surgical procedures; registered nurse shall perform circulator duties.
  • HB1574: Mandatory self-identification; failure to identify oneself to law-enforcement officer.
  • HB1837: Income tax, state; farm wineries and vineyards tax credit.
  • HB1838: Motor vehicle dealers; bonding requirements, limitations on Motor Vehicle Transaction Recovery Fund.
  • HB1839: Rehabilitative Services, Department of; powers and duties.
  • HB1840: Income tax, state; increases long-term care insurance tax credit.
  • HB2335: Insurance premiums tax; retaliatory costs tax credit.
  • HB2336: Save Our Sight Fund and Advisory Board; established.
  • HB2337: State agencies; use of certified mail for certain notices.
  • HB2338: Local government; alternative method is to give notice by mail.
  • HB2453: Certificate of public need; addition of nursing facility beds in Planning District 11, etc.
  • HB2528: Motor Vehicles, Department of; vision screening.
  • HJ799: Celebrating the life of Alphonse Stroobants.
  • HJ848: Commending the 1st Battalion, 116th Infantry Regiment, 116th Brigade Combat Team.
  • HJ871: Commending Centra Health.
  • HR58: Commending Sam Chelanga.
  • HR60: Celebrating the life of Dr. Charles Henry Sackett.
  • HR61: Commending the Monument Terrace 'Support Our Troops' rallies.
  • HR65: Commending Freedom 4/24.
  • HB1049: Mandatory self-identification; identifying self to law-enforcement officer when lawfully detained.
  • HB1050: Income tax, state; long-term care insurance tax credit.
  • HB1375: Prescription drug benefits; replace obsolete publications from list of standard reference compendia.
  • HJ278: Celebrating the life of William McGarvey Dudley.
  • HJ301: Celebrating the life of Dr. Henry B. Larzelere.
  • HJ356: Celebrating the life of James Blair Bibby.