Senator Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)

Photo of Amanda Chase
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, Special Public Smoking Legislation
Age
47
Website
chase4senate.com
Copatroning Habits
86% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 91% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 61% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
14.3% in 2016
Recent Mentions in the Media

Chesterfield Observer: Amid partisan gridlock, Sen. Amanda Chase makes her own path

March 29, 2017
State Sen. Amanda Chase works in the studio earlier this month during an airing of her weekly radio show, ?Cut to the Chase with Sen. Chase? on WNTW AM 820. ASH DANIEL It's early March, and state Sen. Amanda Chase is sitting in a cramped radio booth at ...and more »

Richmond.com: Sen. Amanda Chase raises transparency concerns over impromptu committee hearing

February 2, 2017
The debate happened during a meeting of the Senate Privileges and Elections Committee on the Senate floor just after adjournment, prompting a complaint from Sen. Amanda F. Chase, R-Chesterfield, that holding the meeting on the floor was not transparent ...and more »

Chesterfield Observer: Sen. Chase asks governor for help with coal ash | www ...

March 1, 2017
ASH DANIEL A local state senator's quest for information regarding potential coal ash contamination at Dominion Virginia Power's Chesterfield power station is ...and more »

Richmond.com: For freshman state Sen. Amanda Chase, first session was quite the education

March 19, 2016
Sen. Amanda Chase, R-Chesterfield, a 46-year-old married mother of four teenagers, won a primary with a stunning upset of Sen. Stephen H. Martin, a 21-year incumbent, and then cruised to victory in the heavily Republican 11th District.

Chesterfield Observer (subscription): Sen. Amanda Chase: Label books with explicit language | www ...

July 20, 2016
Amanda Chase In the battle over which books get recommended by Chesterfield County Public Schools for summer reading, state Sen. Amanda Chase is ...and more »

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

  • 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.