Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)

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Party
Republican
District
11: Chesterfield County (Part), Colonial Heights City (All), Amelia County (All) [map]
Took Office
January 2016
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Education and Health, Local Government, Privileges and Elections, Transportation
Age
49
Website
chase4senate.com
Copatroning Habits
78% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 80% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 59% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
24% in 2018
Recent Mentions in the Media

Community Idea Stations: GOP Hardliner, Sen. Amanda Chase Wrestles with Immigration as the Face of Her District Changes

January 30, 2019
  A Republican state senator from Chesterfield made an unexpected move two weeks ago in the General Assembly. Staunch conservative Amanda Chase ...

Yahoo Sports: Virginia State Senator Amanda Chase calls for 'due process' amid Fairfax's sexual assault allegations

February 13, 2019
  Republican Virginia State Sen. Amanda Chase is calling for an investigation into the sexual assault allegations made against Democratic Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax.

Bearing Drift: Why Does State Senator Amanda Chase Want You To Pay $46 Tolls?

January 30, 2019
  All it took was a wink towards the Democrats in the Virginia State Senate, and the deal was done. State Senator Amanda Chase is finding herself under all sorts ...

Blue Virginia: Audio: VA State Sen. Amanda Chase (R) ? ?I Call My Revolver My Little Equal Rights Amendment?; Says ERA ?Protesters? About to ?Lay Hands on Me? Backed Off When They Saw It

January 28, 2019
  This morning's appearance on Trumpster Radio (?The John Fredericks Show?) by Virginia State Sen. Amanda Chase (R-D11) contained some quotable quotes, ...

WEAU: Virginia gov signs ban on people under 21 buying tobacco

February 22, 2019
  Virginia's governor signs legislation banning people under 21 from buying tobacco and nicotine products, a measure enacted in a state known historically for its ...

These are all of the video clips of Amanda Chase’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2016. There are 3 video clips in all.

Bills

  • SB714: Local economic development; expenditure shall be first approved by local governing body.
  • SB913: Voters; review of assignments in districts throughout the Commonwealth.
  • SB916: Health benefit plans; sale by authorized foreign health insurers.
  • SB1002: President and Vice President electors; allocation of electoral votes by congressional district.
  • SB1003: Congressional & state legislative districts; criteria for General Assembly to observe in drawing.
  • SB1004: Health care services; payment estimates.
  • SB1005: School calendar; opening day of the school year.
  • SB1006: Health benefit plans; sale by authorized foreign health insurers, effective clause.
  • SB1009: Coal combustion residuals surface impoundments; closure.
  • SB1012: Firefighters, emergency medical services personnel, etc.; carrying a concealed weapon.
  • SB1016: Form of ballot; party identification of certain candidates.
  • SB1018: Redistricting; GIS maps required, review by the Department of Elections.
  • SB1022: Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for certain diseases.
  • SB1031: Law-enforcement officials; knowingly, w/ intent to mislead an official, giving false reports.
  • SB1052: Body-worn camera; release of recordings, penalty.
  • SB1223: School holidays; certain election days.
  • SB1225: Income tax, state; advances conformity of the Commonwealth's tax code with the federal tax code.
  • SB1226: Community paramedics; State Board of Health to adopt regulations governing practice.
  • SB1227: Licensed local school board instructional or administrative employees; service retirement allowance.
  • SB1228: Health insurance; payment to out-of-network providers, emergency services.
  • SB1743: Coal ash management; prohibits construction of any landfill or impoundment for storage.
  • SJ2: Constitutional amendment; qualifications of Governor and Lieutenant Governor.
  • SJ3: Constitutional amendment; General Assembly term limits (first reference).
  • SJ252: Constitutional amendment; qualifications of Governor and Lieutenant Governor.
  • SJ253: Constitutional amendment; General Assembly term limits (first reference).
  • SJ258: Constitutional amendment; political reform (first reference).
  • SJ275: Persons in Commonwealth; reaffirming equal protection under the law.
  • SJ285: JLARC; practices, procedures, and accountability of industrial development authorities.
  • SJ352: Celebrating the life of Linwood S. Matthews.
  • SJ420: Celebrating the life of Cynthia Lynn Piazza.
  • SR82: Constitutional amendment; qualifications of Governor and Lieutenant Governor.
  • SR83: Constitutional amendment; General Assembly term limits (first reference).
  • SR104: Commending Clover Hill Baptist Church.
  • SR126: Celebrating the life of Major Robert S. Gooch IV, USA.
  • SR127: Commending Bishop Leon Benjamin.
  • SR128: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Robert Elson Russell, Sr.
  • SR131: Commending Maplewood Landfill.
  • SB20: Regulatory reduction pilot program; Department of Planning and Budget to implement, report.
  • SB701: License plates, special; ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION.
  • SB702: Private preschool programs; licensure exemptions.
  • SB704: Private preschool programs; background checks.
  • SB708: Coal combustion residuals unit; DEQ to require closure.
  • SB710: Third-party voter registration groups; registration, disclosure, and recordkeeping requirements.
  • SB712: President and Vice President electors; allocation of electoral votes by congressional district.
  • SB714: Local economic development; expenditure shall be first approved by local governing body.
  • SB715: Firefighters and emergency medical services providers; carrying a concealed handgun.
  • SB716: Background checks; Department of State Police shall recommend, etc., options to expedite process.
  • SB717: Accident and sickness insurance; rate filings, agent commissions.
  • SB718: Congressional and state legislative districts; standards and criteria.
  • SB720: Form of ballot; party identification of candidates.
  • SB721: Health care services; practitioners to provide to patient payment estimates.
  • SB911: Eminent domain; redefines lost profits.
  • SB912: Law-enforcement officers, retired; carrying a concealed handgun, return to work.
  • SB913: Voters; review of assignments in districts throughout the Commonwealth.
  • SB914: School calendar; opening day of the school year.
  • SB916: Health benefit plans; sale by authorized foreign health insurers.
  • SB917: Handheld photo speed monitoring devices; officer may operate near school crossing zone.
  • SJ2: Constitutional amendment; qualifications of Governor and Lieutenant Governor.
  • SJ3: Constitutional amendment; General Assembly term limits (first reference).
  • SR20: Commending Thierry G. Dupuis.
  • SR22: Celebrating the life of Lieutenant H. Jay Cullen III.
  • SR47: Commending the Manchester Middle School basketball team.
  • SB723: Campaign finance; contributions from out-of-state sources prohibited.
  • SB791: Concealed handgun permits; fee for processing.
  • SB835: Income tax, corporate; lowers tax rate to 2.5 percent.
  • SB836: License taxes; if locality imposes tax upon business, tax shall be based upon Va. taxable income.
  • SB837: Electors for President and Vice President; allocation of electoral votes by congressional district.
  • SB849: Income tax, state; creates a deduction for small business owners.
  • SB871: Third-party registration groups; registration, disclosure, and recordkeeping requirements, etc.
  • SB872: Absentee voting; applications and ballots; photo identification required.
  • SB1422: Law enforcement, local; fees for concealed handgun permits, courthouse and courtroom security.
  • SB1449: Red Tape Reduction Commission; established, report.
  • SB1450: Concealed handguns; permit holders' possession on property of public higher educational institution.
  • SJ113: Constitutional amendment; term limits for members of General Assembly.
  • SJ120: Constitutional amendment; qualifications of Governor, residency requirement (first reference).
  • SJ224: Constitutional amendment; General Assembly term limits (first reference).
  • SJ225: Constitutional amendment (first resolution); qualifications of Governor; residency requirement.
  • SB615: Purchase of weapons other than handguns by certain officers.
  • SB616: Out-of-state concealed handgun permits; photo identification.
  • SB677: Concealed handgun permits; fees.
  • SB723: Campaign finance; contributions from out-of-state sources prohibited.
  • SJ113: Constitutional amendment; term limits for members of General Assembly.
  • SJ120: Constitutional amendment; qualifications of Governor, residency requirement (first reference).
  • SJ156: Commending Savannah Morgan Lane.