Del. Anne Ferrell Tata (R-Virginia Beach)

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99: City of Virginia Beach (part)
Took Office
January 2022
Next Election
November 2025
Copatroning Habits
86% of bills she has copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 81% of them are Republicans. Of all of her fellow copatrons of the bills that she copatroned, 71% of them are Republicans.
Bills Passed
10% in 2024
Recent Mentions in the Media

Richmond Times-Dispatch: Va. lawmakers pass bill requiring hazing training in high schools

February 21, 2024 | 3:00 am

News 3 WTKR Norfolk: VB nonprofit, delegate partner on bill to cover college housing costs for foster youth; Senate considering

February 19, 2024 | 3:00 am

The Virginian-Pilot: Virginia Beach Republican Barry Knight removed from House Appropriations Committee

February 14, 2024 | 3:00 am

The Virginian-Pilot: Hampton Roads legislators carry bill to create adoption tax credit

February 5, 2024 | 3:00 am

The Virginian-Pilot: Virginia House District 99 winner: Anne Ferrell Tata – The Virginian-Pilot

November 7, 2023 | 3:00 am


  • HB101: Alcoholic beverage control.
  • HB146: Early childhood care and education; publicly funded providers, exemption from licensure.
  • HB148: Human trafficking services; adds to responsibilities of DSS certain duties related to prevention.
  • HB235: Persons occupying street for commercial use; civil penalty.
  • HB236: Virginia Beach, City of; amending charter, expansion of board of equalization.
  • HB663: School Divisions of Innovation; regulatory exemptions, clock hours of instruction.
  • HB696: Recovery high schools; establishment, authorization in certain Superintendents' regions.
  • HB700: Certain individuals in foster care, etc.; parameters of higher education grants.
  • HB810: Nonfamily adoption; creates a nonrefundable tax credit for taxable years 2024 through 2028.
  • HB1313: Fostering Futures program; increases age limit for program.
  • HJ178: Celebrating the life of Rear Admiral Ming Erh Chang, USN, Ret.
  • HJ335: Commending the Cape Henry Collegiate baseball team.
  • HR78: Celebrating the life of Lisa Nelson Robertson.
  • HR220: Celebrating the life of William Delancy Frierson III.
  • HR251: Commending the Frank W. Cox High School wrestling team.
  • HR285: Commending the Frank W. Cox High School baseball team.
  • HR286: Commending the First Colonial High School girls' volleyball team.
  • HR385: Commending Martha S. McClees.
  • HR418: Commending the Virginia Beach Lifesaving Service.
  • HB1403: Higher educational institutions, certain public; provision of university housing at no cost, etc.
  • HB1426: Human trafficking; continuing education required for biennial renewal of licensure.
  • HB1606: Antisemitism; adoption of non-legally binding Working Definition of Antisemitism as a tool & guide.
  • HB1607: Localities; penalties for violation of ordinances, civil penalties.
  • HB1608: Technical assistants; BHCD to suspend Building Code qualification requirement.
  • HB1609: Transit Ridership Incentive Program; on-demand microtransit operations.
  • HB1610: Virginia Public Procurement Act; cooperative procurement, installation of playground equipment.
  • HB1890: Virginia Promise to Veterans Act; established, admissions for eligible veteran applicants, report.
  • HB1923: Minors; admission to mental health facility for inpatient treatment.
  • HB1926: Tuition Assistance Grant Program; eligible institutions, proprietary private institutions.
  • HB1955: Virginia Real Estate Time-Share Act; alternative purchases.
  • HJ632: Commending Operation Smile.
  • HJ706: Commending An Achievable Dream, Inc.
  • HJ820: Commending Luis A. Rivas Anduray.
  • HR291: Commending An Achievable Dream, Inc.
  • HR497: Celebrating the life of Eileen Kay Hessek.
  • HR503: Commending Colin Bridges.
  • HR504: Commending Addison Froehlich.
  • HB349: Foster care; housing support for persons between ages 18 and 21.
  • HB354: Virginia Military Community Infrastructure Grant Program and Fund; created.
  • HB356: Public schools; Board of Education may establish regional charter school divisions.
  • HB357: Higher educational institutions, public; grants for tuition and fees.
  • HB887: Transfer on death deed; conveyance of cooperative interest.
  • HB1203: Suicide Prevention Coordinator; position created in the Department Veterans Services, report.
  • HJ221: Commending the Frank W. Cox High School baseball team.
  • HJ222: Commending the Frank W. Cox High School field hockey team.
  • HJ224: Commending the First Colonial High School girls' soccer team.
  • HJ225: Commending the First Colonial High School boys' soccer team.
  • HJ229: Commending the Cape Henry Collegiate boys' basketball team.
  • HJ433: Commending the First Colonial High School girls' swim and dive team.
  • HR16: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Robert Tata.