Sen. David Suetterlein (R-Salem)

Photo of David Suetterlein
Party
Republican
District
19: Floyd County (All), Salem City (All), Bedford County (Part), Carroll County (Part), Franklin County (Part), Montgomery County (Part), Roanoke County (Part), Wythe County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 2016
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources, Education and Health, General Laws and Technology, Transportation
Website
suetterlein.nationbuilder.com
Twitter
@DRSuetterlein
Copatroning Habits
77% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 73% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 59% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
31% in 2018
Recent Mentions in the Media

Roanoke Times: Roanoke County's Sen. David Suetterlein gains attention as ratepayer advocate

March 3, 2018
  RICHMOND ? David Suetterlein and his boss, state Sen. Ralph Smith, rarely disagreed.

Daily Press: Blunt New Yorkers, bothered Virginians react to Amazon deal

November 20, 2018
  You might expect New Yorkers to be blunt -- as many were over the billions the city and state are giving Amazon -- but Virginians? No, you won't hear Virginians ...

Roanoke Times: Suetterlein: Virginians are being overcharged for electricity | Opinion

February 10, 2018
  By David Suetterlein. Suetterlein represents a state Senate district that runs from Bedford County to Wythe County. He is a Republican. Virginia families and ...

Daily Press: Shadplank: Who wants the most thankless job in Virginia politics?

November 23, 2018
  It is possibly one of the most thankless jobs in Virginia politics. But with a state election next year that could flip control of the House of Delegates, being minority ...

Roanoke Times: Suetterlein's student privacy bill passes Senate

February 2, 2018
  RICHMOND ? A proposal to exempt college students' cellphone numbers and private email addresses from public records cleared the Virginia Senate Friday.

These are all of the video clips of David Suetterlein’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2016. There are 7 video clips in all.

Bills

  • SB837: Electric utilities; retail competition.
  • SB103: Teacher licensure; reciprocity, spouses of Armed Forces members.
  • SB104: Reckless driving; raises threshold for speeding.
  • SB105: Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.
  • SB106: Congressional and state legislative districts; standards and criteria.
  • SB107: Dual enrollment courses; quality standards, universal transfer course credit.
  • SB257: Teachers; extension of three-year provisional licenses.
  • SB261: Standards of Quality; staffing requirements, librarians and clerical personnel.
  • SB262: Adoption; leave benefit.
  • SB263: Form of ballot; party identification of candidates.
  • SB264: Campaign Finance Disclosure Act of 2006; electronic filing for local or constitutional office.
  • SB266: Certificate of public need; establishment of certain surgery centers, etc.
  • SB511: Optometry; scope of practice.
  • SB512: FOIA; student addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses.
  • SB513: Enhanced Public Safety Telephone Services Act; implementation of 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) services.
  • SB514: Real Estate Board; powers and duties, escrow funds.
  • SB515: License plates, special; Virginia Realtors.
  • SB778: Statewide Fire Prevention Code; authorizes use of consumer fireworks, penalties.
  • SB837: Electric utilities; retail competition.
  • SB960: High School to Work Partnerships; establishment, exemptions.
  • SJ226: Celebrating the life of Jean Aldrich Snidow.
  • SJ227: Celebrating the life of Walter C. White.
  • SJ228: Commending HCA Virginia Health System.
  • SR55: Commending the Salem High School football team.
  • SR64: Celebrating the life of the Reverend William Franklin Graham, Jr.
  • SR65: Commending Gary Creed.
  • SR66: Commending Curry Martin.
  • SR67: Commending Cody Keen.
  • SR68: Commending Janae Blakeney.
  • SR73: Commending Haleigh Hamlin.
  • SB1409: Reckless driving; raises threshold for speeding.
  • SB1410: Congressional and state legislative districts; compactness standard.
  • SB1411: Statewide Fire Prevention Code; authorizes use of consumer fireworks, penalties.
  • SB1412: Adoption; leave benefit.
  • SB1583: Teacher licensure; career and technical education, certain local waivers.
  • SB1584: High school graduation; verified credit, locally selected, recognized academic assessments.
  • SB1585: Form of ballot; party identification of candidates.
  • SB1586: Libraries, local and regional; boards not mandatory.
  • SJ435: Celebrating the life of Alfred C. Anderson.
  • SJ436: Celebrating the life of James David Seneff.
  • SJ437: Commending the Salem High School football team.
  • SJ438: Commending the Carroll County High School varsity softball team.
  • SJ439: Commending the Hidden Valley High School volleyball team.
  • SJ440: Commending the Hidden Valley High School boys' tennis team.
  • SJ441: Commending Cave Spring High School.
  • SB588: Constitutional amendment (voter referendum); charter schools.
  • SB764: Concealed handgun; recognition of out-of-state permits.
  • SB765: Highways, Commissioner of; powers, emergency removal of snow and ice.
  • SB766: Method of nominating party candidates; incumbent selection.
  • SB767: Form of ballot; party identification of candidates.
  • SB768: Reckless driving; exceeding speed limit.
  • SB769: Bedford; references to the former city of Bedford.
  • SB770: Congressional and state legislative districts; compactness standard.
  • SJ93: Constitutional amendment; charter schools.
  • SJ121: Charter schools, public; requirements of school.
  • SJ211: Celebrating the life of David George Helmer.
  • SJ212: Celebrating the life of Frances Vaughan Garland.
  • SR76: Commending the Salem High School football team.
  • SR77: Commending Walter S. Crockett.
  • SR86: Commending Smith Mountain Lake.