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

WHAG: Delegate Chris Collins holds 'Coffee with Chris'

May 13, 2017
Delegate Chris Collins holds 'Coffee with Chris'WINCHESTER, Va. - The Virginia House of Delegate Chris Collins held a 'Coffee with Chris' event at the Firefly Caf on Saturday. Area residents met with Collins to discuss specific topics that concerned their community. About a handful of residents ...

WHAG: Virginia Delegate Collins running for re-election

May 7, 2017
WINCHESTER, Va - Virginia House of Delegate Chris Collins reiterated his message and why he's seeking re-election on Sunday. Collins' announcement came a few hours after -- Casey Turben ? announced that he plans to challenge the incumbent.and more »

The Winchester Star: Dunn, newcomer McCarthy voted Republican Frederick supervisor candidates

May 23, 2017
... the county is a problem for some activists like Jay Marts, a tea party organizer who was denied a vote Monday after being kicked out of the committee in 2015 for not supporting Del. Chris Collins, who upset former delegate and tea party favorite ...

Auburn Tigers Official Athletic Site: Al Del Greco coaches Gus Malzahn at Chick-fil-A golf event

May 1, 2017
The Chick fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge golf tournament will be a role reversal for Auburn's Gus Malzahn. Instead of doing the coaching, it's Malzahn's turn to be coached. Malzahn's playing partner, former Auburn kicker Al Del Greco, coaches golf at Samford.and more »

WHAG: Top of Virginia Building Association hosts legislative breakfast

May 16, 2017
With the Inland Port in Front Royal expansion going on and new manufacturers coming into town, particularly with the Amazon expansion, which is going to create about 1,000 new jobs," said Del. Chris Collins (R) Virginia. With the expected increase of ...

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.