Del. Cheryl Turpin (D-Virginia Beach)

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85: City of Virginia Beach (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2018
Next Election
November 2019
Education, Privileges and Elections
Copatroning Habits
76% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 87% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 74% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
0% in 2018
Recent Mentions in the Media

Southside Daily: Defamation lawsuit against Del. Cheryl Turpin hinges on definitions

January 30, 2019
  VIRGINIA BEACH ? In the slow-motion legal churn of a defamation lawsuit against Del. Cheryl Turpin, definitions are everything. Scott Presler is? WVEC: Virginia Beach educators, Delegates, push for statewide teacher raises

January 29, 2019
  VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. ? Virginia Beach principals are asking the Virginia General Assembly to follow through on a proposal to fund five percent raises for ...

WTKR News 3: Video of Virginia lawmakers debating abortion goes viral

January 30, 2019
  Video of a debate about an abortion bill between Virginia lawmakers has gone viral, with nearly two million views as of Wednesday morning. WVEC: House passes bill requiring hands-free cell phone use while driving, heads to Senate

February 5, 2019
  The bill will mandate all cell-phone use be hands-free if drivers use them while driving. PHOTOS: Thursday, February 14 at the Virginia General Assembly

February 14, 2019
  Sen. Ben Chafin, R-Russell, greets a visitor to his office inside the Pocahontas Building in Richmond, VA Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019. His sister, Judge Teresa ...

From the Legislator’s Website

Newsletter 1

June 29, 2018

Vote for Democrat Cheryl Turpin on January 10th.

December 21, 2016

These are all of the video clips of Cheryl Turpin’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2018. There are 2 video clips in all.


  • HB2144: Duty-Free Lunch Grant Fund and Program; established.
  • HB2145: Teachers; model exit questionnaire, statewide implementation.
  • HB2146: Land development; conservation or replacement of trees, local option.
  • HB2147: Standards for Accreditation; review and corrective action.
  • HB2683: Polling places; extending hours.
  • HB2684: Hate crimes; gender, gender identity, or sexual orientation, penalty.
  • HB2763: Persons on conditional release; tracking device, penalty.
  • HJ1001: Commending the Princess Anne High School girls' basketball team.
  • HJ1002: Commending Arrowhead Elementary School.
  • HJ1042: Commending Bayside High School.
  • HJ1043: Commending Kempsville Meadows Elementary School.
  • HJ1044: Commending Kempsville Middle School.
  • HJ1046: Commending Pembroke Meadows Elementary School.
  • HJ1050: Commending Larkspur Middle School.
  • HJ1051: Commending Princess Anne High School.
  • HR270: Commending the Princess Anne High School girls' basketball team.
  • HR276: Commending Arrowhead Elementary School.
  • HB264: Oyster-planting ground; transfer or assignment of lease to locality.
  • HB265: Election day; extending polling hours.
  • HB266: Hate crimes; gender, gender identity, or sexual orientation, penalty.
  • HB420: Teachers; model exit questionnaire, statewide implementation.
  • HB1344: Va. Alternative Energy and Coastal Protection Act; establishing funding source to affected locality.
  • HB1371: Higher educational institutions, public; tuition and mandatory fee waivers.
  • HJ56: Teaching profession in Virginia; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study.
  • HJ192: Celebrating the life of Martha Jeraldine Morris Tata.
  • HJ385: Commending Hampton Roads Pride.
  • HJ446: Commending The Governor's School for the Arts.