Delegate Charles Poindexter (R-Glade Hill)

Photo of Charles Poindexter
Party
Republican
District
9: Counties of Patrick, Franklin (part) and Henry (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2008
Next Election
November 2015
Committees
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Appropriations, Counties, Cities and Towns
Age
73
Copatroning Habits
88% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 92% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 67% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
11.8% in 2014
Campaign Contributions
$15,936.04 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Top 10 Donors
Virginia Coal Association PAC Richmond $2,000
Alpha Natural Resources, LLC Energy Abingdon $2,000
Virginia Coal Association PAC Richmond $1,000
Dominion PAC Richmond $1,000
Altria Client Services, Inc. Tobacco Richmond $1,000
NiSource, Inc PAC OH $750
Ronald Ressel Manufacturer Martinsville $500
Virginia BankPAC PAC Glen Allen $500
Chris F. Mohr Ameristaff Martinsville $500
Huntington Ingalls Industries Shipbuilding Newport News $500

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Recent Mentions in the Media

Roanoke Times: Virginia General Assembly appoints 3 new Juvenile and Domestic Relations ...

February 25, 2015
Del. Charles Poindexter, R-Franklin County, who recommended Allen, said the decision was made quickly, over the past week, and he cited a 2013 caseload study that showed specific needs for J&DR judges. Del. Greg Habeeb, R-Salem, who is on the House ...and more »

Roanoke Times: 3 new Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court judges appointed

February 25, 2015
Del. Charles Poindexter, R-Franklin County, who recommended Allen, said the decision was made quickly, over the past week, and he cited a 2013 caseload study that showed specific needs for J&DR judges. Del. Greg Habeeb, R-Salem, who is on the House ...

WDBJ7: State Senate approves legislation opposing wood stove regulations

February 25, 2015
The Senate was taking up legislation introduced by Franklin County Delegate Charles Poindexter. The measure would prohibit the State Air Pollution Control Board from adopting or enforcing a regulation that would limit emissions from wood heaters ...and more »

WVTF: Humane Pet Sales Bill Clears Both Houses in General Assembly

February 25, 2015
Delegate Charles Poindexter said it will ensure that out-of-state breeders cannot sell to pet stores unless they meet the same qualifications as Virginia breeders. ?The second part of the bill will stop the puppy mills and others from selling dogs and ...

Franklin News Post: Tim Allen chosen as new juvenile judge

February 25, 2015
"I was pleased to introduce and recommend Tim Allen to the Courts of Justice Committee Monday afternoon to fill the new JDR judge seat in the 22nd Judicial District," said Del. Charles Poindexter (R-Franklin County). "Tim has been an outstanding ...

Bills

  • HB1949: County food and beverage tax; referendum.
  • HB1952: School buses; transfer and sell to another school division.
  • HB1953: School boards; annual workforce summit.
  • HB2178: Hybrid retirement program; disclosure of services, etc., associated with voluntary contributions.
  • HB2246: Wood heaters; Air Pollution Control Board shall not adopt regulations that limit emissions.
  • HB2247: Henry County; DCR to convey certain property in Horsepasture District.
  • HB2279: Peter Saunders Veterans' Memorial Bridge; designating as U.S. Route 220 Business bridge.
  • HJ521: Virginia's Rail Heritage Region; designating certain areas in the Commonwealth.
  • HJ525: Commending the Patrick County Sheriff's Office.
  • HJ531: Celebrating the life of David Robert Cundiff.
  • HR256: Celebrating the life of John George Turner.
  • HR280: Commending Patricia Keatts.
  • HB672: Port of Virginia Economic and Infrastructure Development Grant Program; expands existing program.
  • HB673: Stormwater management permit fees; land-disturbing activities involving single-family residences.
  • HB674: Water supplies and waterworks; defines human consumption.
  • HB675: Elections; deadlines for candidate filings.
  • HB676: Methamphetamine; increases mandatory minimum sentence range for manufacturing, etc.
  • HB677: School boards, local; each board required to host annual workforce summit.
  • HB697: Stormwater Management Program; delays implementation by local governments.
  • HB915: State-owned uplands; hydraulic fracturing.
  • HJ254: Commending the Franklin County Perinatal Education Center.
  • HJ255: Commending Bridgewater Marina.
  • HJ256: Commending the Rotary Club of Stuart.
  • HJ271: Commending Mary Alice Bowman.
  • HJ277: Commending the Franklin County High School Air Force JROTC marksmanship team.
  • HJ330: Commending Brittany Yates.
  • HJ331: Commending Barry Nelson.
  • HJ5186: Commending Veterans of Foreign Wars Obie D. Minter Memorial Post 10840.
  • HJ5189: Commending J. Davis Daniel.
  • HB1829: Foxes; using GPS device to manage dogs while hunting, may also use GPS while hunting other game.
  • HB1832: License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Smith Mountain Lake.
  • HB1834: High Performance Building Act; use of certain forest products.
  • HB1835: Firefighters and emergency medical technicians; cap on damages.
  • HB1953: U.S. Route 58 Corridor Development Program; issuance of bonds.
  • HB1954: Antique motorboats; establishes a special one-time registration fee.
  • HB1987: Renewable energy portfolio standard program; eliminates Performance Incentive provision.
  • HB2044: Highway Construction Advisory Committee, Recycled Materials in; eliminates Committee.
  • HB2067: Virginia Alternative Fuels Revolving Fund; guidelines for governing.
  • HB2075: Commonwealth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Measurement System; authorizes IEIA to create.
  • HB2233: Enterprise zones; expiration dates and renewal periods extended in certain counties and cities.
  • HJ227: National energy policy; urging President of U.S. and Congress of U.S. to adopt.
  • HJ673: Celebrating the life of Larry A. Heaton.
  • HJ827: Commending Stan Smith.
  • HB539: Private road; county ordinance may require maintenance by certain lot purchasers.
  • HB540: Construction projects; prohibits use of state or local funds if subject to project labor agreement.
  • HB541: DMV; collection of fees.
  • HB542: Highway maintenance projects; allows localities to use revenue-sharing funds.
  • HB1016: Alternative Fuel Vehicle Conversion Fund; established.
  • HB1017: Renewable energy portfolio standard program; eliminates Performance Incentive provision.
  • HB1018: Route 58 Corridor Completion Fund; created.
  • HB1037: Methamphetamine site cleanup; court shall order reasonable costs to be paid by defendant, etc.
  • HB1154: State Police, Department of; access to electronic evidence.
  • HB1262: Waterworks & Wastewater Works Operators & Onsite Sewage System Professionals, Board for; licensure.
  • HJ137: Land-disturbing activities; Secretary of Natural Resources to study modification of requirements.
  • HJ227: National energy policy; urging President of U.S. and Congress of U.S. to adopt.
  • HJ292: Commending David W. Ingram.
  • HJ308: Commending Winford Wayne Angell.
  • HJ328: Commending the Smith Mountain Lake Lions Club.
  • HJ383: Commending the Johnson sisters.
  • HJ410: Commending Terri Robertson.
  • HJ484: Celebrating the life of Bernard Henry Ferron.
  • HJ507: Commending the Smith Mountain Lake Association Water Quality Monitoring Program.
  • HR611: Commending the Reverend Judith Ellen Short.
  • HB2054: License plates, special; issuance to those celebrating Smith Mountain Lake.
  • HB2055: Statutory rules of evidence in civil actions; defines terms official publication and publish.
  • HB2056: Income tax, corporate; tax credit for travel expenses reimbursement.
  • HB2057: Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; regulation of fertilizer, penalties.
  • HB2058: Water quality reports; consolidates several reports on progress in cleaning State's impaired waters.
  • HB2123: Coal surface mining operations; authority to issue pollutant discharge elimination permits.
  • HB2124: Restaurants; State Board of Health to establish licensure fee based on size & annual gross receipts.
  • HB2125: Electric utilities; SCC to enter its final order in biennial rate review proceedings.
  • HB2471: Coal Mine Safety Act; updated to reflect current federal law and industry standards, penalty.
  • HB2472: Performance guarantees; no locality shall require those furnished include cost unless shown on plat.
  • HJ645: Local governments; procurement and sharing of technology applications, report.
  • HJ727: Celebrating the life of Posey W. Dillon.
  • HJ728: Celebrating the life of William Daniel Altice.
  • HJ729: Commending Jack Swicegood.
  • HJ730: Commending the Gretna High School softball team.
  • HJ751: Commending Janice Holland.
  • HJ944: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Willard Rhoades Finney.
  • HB802: Antique motorboats; establishes a special one-time $100 registration fee.
  • HB803: Income tax, state; green jobs tax credit.
  • HB804: Personal information; prohibits person from sending a solicitation material that includes.
  • HB805: Offshore drilling; portion of royalties to be deposited in Transportation Trust Fund.
  • HB806: Alternative Fuels Revolving Fund; adds improvement of infrastructure such as refueling stations.
  • HB807: Workers' compensation; insurance carriers to file proof of coverage within 30 days of inception.
  • HB855: Sex offender registry; Internet registry information system to include person wanted for crime.
  • HB1369: Secondary Street Acceptance Requirements; VDOT to reconsider.
  • HJ130: Standard software package; Sec. of Tech. to study feasibility of developing for local governments.
  • HJ258: Celebrating the life of Charles J. Davis, Jr.
  • HJ297: Commending Lester Harold Hutchinson, Jr.
  • HJ309: Celebrating the life of Rebecca Perdue Lumsden.
  • HJ312: Commending Janice Holland.
  • HJ375: Celebrating the life of Helen Hudson Shelburne
  • HJ378: Commending Alan Cantrell.
  • HJ412: Celebrating the life of Lt. Colonel Herman M. Craig, Sr., USA Ret.
  • HB759: School boards; annual report of expenditures.
  • HB1409: Electric utility rates; incentives for use of alternatives and distributed generation.
  • HB2267: Renewable energy facilities; definition.
  • HB2268: Renewable energy; definition thereof.
  • HB2269: Expenditures; annual report thereof provided by school board to be made available to public.
  • HB2270: Private residential wells; regulations shall include minimum storage capacity and yield requirement.
  • HB2271: Telephone trespass; penalty.
  • HB2272: Workers' Compensation; person contracting for subcontractor to perform work not required to insure.
  • HB2273: Driver's licenses; Commissioner of DMV to strengthen examination.
  • HB2274: Sex Offender Registry; not required to provide list of registrants' wanted offenses on Internet.
  • HB2275: Drug treatment courts; authorized for County of Franklin if funded through local sources.
  • HB2646: Betterment loans; established, eligibility therefor to repair, etc., failing onsite sewage systems.
  • HJ713: Compact fluorescent light bulb; Department of Environmental Quality to study impact of expanded use.
  • HJ784: Commending the Gretna High School football team.
  • HJ882: Commending Nicole Wimmer.
  • HJ5021: Commending the Floyd County High School girls' basketball team.
  • HB755: Deputies; personnel costs in preparation for new regional jail facility.
  • HB756: Registration fees; vehicle equipped for persons with disabilities.
  • HB757: Illegal aliens; adds presumption, subject to rebuttal, against admitting to bail any alien charged.
  • HB758: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include computers and related equipment.
  • HB759: School boards; annual report of expenditures.
  • HB1408: Betterment loans; Director of Department of Environmental Quality to determine eligibility therefor.
  • HB1409: Electric utility rates; incentives for use of alternatives and distributed generation.
  • HB1435: Illegal aliens; presumption against admission to bail for those charged with criminal offense.
  • HJ129: 25X25 Project; General Assembly to support to increase energy security.
  • HJ274: Commending the Gretna High School football team.
  • HJ525: Commending Hubert L. Quinn.
  • HJ526: Commending W. Q. Overton.
  • HJ527: Commending Alice Sigmon Hall.
  • HJ540: Commending W. Wayne Angell.
  • HJ5021: Commending the Floyd County High School girls' basketball team.
  • HJ6017: Celebrating the life of Thomas Keister Greer.
  • HJ6036: Commending the Floyd County High School golf team.
  • HJ6059: Commending the Gretna High School softball team.
  • HR32: Celebrating the life of Augustus Dale Brown.