Delegate Chris Collins (R-Winchester)

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29: Counties of Frederick (part) and Warren (part); City of Winchester [map]
Took Office
January 2016
Next Election
November 2017
Counties, Cities and Towns, Courts of Justice, Transportation
Copatroning Habits
76% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 50% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 69% of them are Republicans.
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Bills Passed
33.3% in 2016
Recent Mentions in the Media

The Winchester Star: A dozen Democrats consider running against Rep. Comstock

March 14, 2017
Minchew ran uncontested in his 2015 re-election bid. That same year, LaRock defeated Democrat Chuck Hedges. No one has announced a run against Del. Chris Collins, R-Frederick County, who won his first two-year term in an uncontested general election ...

New York Times: House Republicans Turn to Upstate New York to Lure Votes for Health Bill

March 21, 2017
Speaker Paul D. Ryan with House Republican leaders during a news conference on the American Health Care Act last week in Washington Credit Gabriella Demczuk for The . WASHINGTON ? House Republican leaders, trying to lock down ...and more »

The Winchester Star: Lawmakers reflect on General Assembly legislation | News ...

March 3, 2017
WINCHESTER ? Area legislators spoke to the Top of Virginia Regional Chamber on Thursday about this year's General Assembly, which ended Saturday.and more »

The Winchester Star: Legislators share status of key bills from session

March 1, 2017
WINCHESTER ? On Tuesday each legislator representing the area took time to reflect on the recent General Assembly session, which closed after a budget vote Saturday. Sen. Jill Vogel, R-Upperville; Del. Randy Minchew, R-Leesburg; Del. Chris Collins ...

Inside NU: Vic Law Jr. goes from savior to sidelined to scripting history

March 26, 2017
Carver-Hawkeye Arena's entrances are at the top of the building. The Arena is built into the ground, so from the outside, it doesn't seem that big, but entering from the top gives you a true appreciation for how large the oval-shaped structure, which ...

These are all of the video clips of Chris Collins’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2016. There are 14 video clips in all.


  • HB1544: Certificates of public need; conditions on certificates, alternative plans of compliance.
  • HB1545: Criminal cases; delayed appeals, assignments of errors dismissed in part.
  • HB1546: Jurors; confidentiality of name and home address.
  • HB1621: Preliminary hearing; certification of ancillary misdemeanors, fees and costs.
  • HB1622: Commercial vehicles; harmonizes penalties for driving under the influence (DUI) and commercial DUI.
  • HB1676: Individual income tax; subtraction for National Guard wages.
  • HB1692: Effect of divorce proceedings; transfer of matters to the juvenile and domestic relations court.
  • HB1693: Virginia Public Procurement Act; contracts for architectural and engineering services.
  • HB1737: Civilian employees and foreign service officers; personal jurisdiction over a person, domicile, etc.
  • HB2256: Street gang; third or subsequent conviction of crimes, penalty.
  • HB2287: Juvenile Justice, Department of; confidentiality of records.
  • HB2288: Computer trespass; computer invasion of privacy, penalty, civil relief.
  • HB2327: Driving under influence of alcohol; implied consent, refusal of blood or breath tests.
  • HB2328: Persons allowed services without fees or costs; inability to pay on account of poverty, guidelines.
  • HB2361: Brandishing a firearm; intent to induce fear, etc., penalty.
  • HJ1006: Celebrating the life of Richard Gaither Dick.
  • HB180: Drug treatment courts; establish in City of Winchester and Counties of Clarke, Frederick, & Warren.
  • HB284: Controlled substances; manufacturing, etc., resulting in overdose.
  • HB1200: Assault and battery; certain students.
  • HB1209: Landlord and tenant law; tenant remedies.
  • HB1231: Dogs chasing livestock; district court may order dog to be transferred to a different owner, etc.
  • HB1319: Military status or decorations; false representation with intent to obtain services, penalty.