Sen. Nick Rerras (R-Norfolk)

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6: Accomack County (All), Mathews County (All), Norfolk City (Part), Northampton County (All), Virginia Beach City (Part)
Took Office
January 2000
Left Office
January 2008
Copatroning Habits
50% of bills he has copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 75% of them are Democrats. Of all of his fellow copatrons of the bills that he copatroned, 60% of them are Republicans.
Recent Mentions in the Media

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October 24, 2017 | 3:00 am

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July 30, 2013 | 3:00 am

The Washington Post: Va. Schools Forge Ahead With National Motto

June 28, 2002 | 3:00 am


  • SB899: Charter; City of Norfolk.
  • SB900: Virginia Beach Police Department Marine Patrol; enforcement of federal security and safety zones.
  • SB901: Highway safety corridor; designating portion of Route 13 in Northampton and Accomack Counties.
  • SB902: School boards; increase of salary for members in Northampton County.
  • SB903: Workers' compensation; occupational disease presumption of police officers of Norfolk Airport Auth.
  • SB904: Transient occupancy tax; increase thereof in Northampton County.
  • SB905: Children; parents' right to make medical decisions (Abraham's Law).
  • SB1063: Assessment rates; notification for increase.
  • SB1064: Affordable housing; adds Northampton County to list of localities that may provide.
  • SB1116: Capital murder; premeditated killing of a judge or a witness, redefinition thereof.
  • SB1117: Senior Alert Program; created.
  • SB1137: Charter; Town of Cheriton.
  • SB1138: Norfolk, City of; authorizes City to adopt new redevelopment or conservation plan.
  • SB1348: Rail Enhancement Fund; certain projects to be exempt from 30 percent match requirement.
  • SJ78: Constitutional amendment; Highway and Trasnportation Trust Funds, (first reference).
  • SJ81: Constitutional amendment; exempts certain owner-occupied residences from taxation (1st ref).
  • SJ354: Constitutional amendment; exempts certain homeowners from taxation (first reference).
  • SJ380: Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport; JCOTS to study enhanced development of cargo, etc.
  • SJ426: Commending David B. Nichols.
  • SJ537: Commending the Eastern Shore of Virginia Historical Society on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
  • SJ538: Commending Antioch Baptist Church.
  • SJ539: Celebrating the life of Terry S. Mason, Sr.
  • SJ540: Commending the Atlantic Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
  • SR51: Commending Steven E. Wilson.
  • SB280: Charter; City of Norfolk.
  • SB281: Dentists & Dental Hygienists; not required to display licenses when volunteering for charitable org.
  • SB282: Golf carts; operation thereof on public highways nonapplicable in Town of Saxis.
  • SB283: Arts and cultural districts; includes Town of Chincoteague.
  • SB655: Retail Sales and Use Tax; revenue from certain public facilities for certain designated cities.
  • SB656: Student, new; certain information required upon registration to public school.
  • SB671: Rail and Public Transportation, Department of; to provide state matching funds for federal program.
  • SB690: Income tax, corporate; increases clean fuel vehicle job creation tax credit.
  • SJ78: Constitutional amendment; Highway and Trasnportation Trust Funds, (first reference).
  • SJ81: Constitutional amendment; exempts certain owner-occupied residences from taxation (1st ref).
  • SJ247: Commending the Mathews Memorial Library.
  • SJ265: Celebrating the life of Dr. Kennard Samuel Brackney, Sr.
  • SJ266: Celebrating the life of the Very Reverend Father Charles Goumenis.
  • SJ278: Commending Holmes Presbyterian Church on the occasion of its 160th anniversary.
  • SJ300: Commending Old Dominion University on its 75th anniversary.
  • SJ5062: Celebrating the life of Freeland Everett.
  • SR503: Commending the Greenbackville Vol. Fire Dept., Inc., on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.