Delegate Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg)

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Party
Republican
District
23: Counties of Amherst (part) and Bedford (part); City of Lynchburg (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2015
Committees
Appropriations, Health, Welfare and Institutions, Transportation
Age
58
Website
tscottgarrett.com
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.
Partisanship
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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 in the Media

Lynchburg News and Advance: Lynchburg-area state legislators still against Medicaid expansion

September 19, 2014
Lynchburg-area legislators remained aligned against proposals to expand Medicaid or some variation thereof during Thursday's special session of the General Assembly. Del. Kathy Byron, R-Bedford, condemned Medicaid expansion as the equivalent of ...and more »

Lynchburg News and Advance: state legislators still against Medicaid expansion

September 18, 2014
Lynchburg-area legislators remained aligned against proposals to expand Medicaid or some variation thereof during Thursday's special session of the General Assembly. Del. Kathy Byron, R-Bedford, condemned Medicaid expansion as the equivalent of ...

Richmond Times-Dispatch: House committee swiftly approves budget deal

September 16, 2014
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Chris Jones speaks during a press conference on the Virginia state budget Monday, Septem, as Senate Finance Co-Chairman Chuck Colgan, Speaker Bill Howell, and Governor Terry McAuliffe listen.

Lynchburg News and Advance: Community colleges face 2.2 percent cut in state aid

September 17, 2014
Del. Scott Garrett, a member of the House Appropriations Committee, said Tuesday he agrees the state should be re-evaluating its tax policies, including examining the effectiveness of its more than 700 tax credits, abatements and preferences. The House ...and more »

Roanoke Times: House committee swiftly approves budget proposal

September 16, 2014
The latest news from the governor's office is that revenue collections improved last month, although not decisively so early in the fiscal year. ?We're being whipsawed with revenue projections,? complained Del. Scott Garrett, R-Lynchburg. ?The folks ...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.

Bills

  • 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.
  • HJ5164: Commending the Liberty Christian Academy baseball team.
  • HJ5190: Commending the Virginia Episcopal School girls' basketball team.
  • HJ5242: Commending Sedalia Baptist Church.
  • 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.