Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)

Photo of Dave Marsden
Party
Democratic
District
37: Fairfax County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 2006
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
Website
marsdenforsenate.com
Twitter
@SenDaveMarsden
Copatroning Habits
73% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 76% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 57% of them are Democrats.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
20.7% in 2017
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)
Bio

Sen. Marsden was a member of the House of Delegates from January 2006 through January 2009, when he won a special election for Senate the day before the session began.

Recent Mentions in the Media

Senate Republicans defeat DACA in-state tuition bill in committee:

January 18, 2018
  Richmond.comVirginia Senate Committee Denies DACA Recipients In-State Tuition  Community Idea StationsFull coverage

PHOTOS: Thursday, January 18 at the Virginia General Assembly:

January 18, 2018
  Richmond.comFull coverage

Legalizing extramarital sex and public swearing? Highlights of interesting bills in Virginia:

January 9, 2018
  Washington PostFull coverage

Even state government veterans get lost in the bland Pocahontas Building:

January 10, 2018
  Richmond.comFull coverage

Unusual Bills to Watch During the General Assembly Session:

January 9, 2018
  U.S. News & World ReportFull coverage

These are all of the video clips of Dave Marsden’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2009. There are 202 video clips in all.

Bills

  • SB96: Juvenile offenders; Juvenile sentencing factors; geriatric release of juvenile offenders.
  • SB97: Driving with animal; no person shall operate a moving motor vehicle with an animal on his lap.
  • SB98: Police and court records; expungement of deceased person's records.
  • SB99: Hunting dogs; release of dogs near highway.
  • SB237: Tuition, in-state; domicile, individuals currently granted Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
  • SB239: Juvenile offenders; eligibility for parole.
  • SB240: Minimum wage; increases to $8.00 per hour effective July 1, 2018.
  • SB241: Va. Public Procurement Act; local labor use requirement for certain construction contracts.
  • SB242: Park authority; immunity from liability in any civil action.
  • SB303: Public schools; policy to prohibit tobacco products and nicotine vapor products.
  • SB304: Emergency medical services vehicles; temporary permit.
  • SB390: Taxation; makes numerous changes to the Commonwealth's tax structure.
  • SB640: Billboards; relocation of certain signs.
  • SB788: CBD oil and THC-A oil; certification for use; dispensing.
  • SB794: Prohibition of sale, transfer, etc., of certain firearms magazines; penalties.
  • SB810: Tuition, in-state; eligibility, certain individuals who have applied for permanent residency.
  • SB811: Protective orders; possession of firearms; surrender or transfer of firearms.
  • SB851: Correctional Officer Procedural Guarantee Act; created.
  • SB854: Renewal of nursery stock licenses; late fee.
  • SB889: Driver education courses; DMV to allow licensed computer-based providers to offer tests virtually.
  • SB927: Virginia Property Owners' Association Act; applicability.
  • SJ65: Study; Department of Corrections; solitary confinement; report.
  • SB93: Correctional Officer Procedural Guarantee Act; created.
  • SB187: Transfer of firearms; permit required.
  • SB401: Crohn's disease, colitis, etc.; identification cards and information.
  • SB717: Vineyards and Orchards Grant Fund and Program; created and established.
  • SB785: Minimum wage; increases wage from its current level to $8.00 per hour effective July 1, 2017.
  • SB812: Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors, Board for; home inspections, required statement.
  • SB813: Electric utility regulation; solar generation facilities.
  • SB840: Civics Education, Commission on; renamed Commission on Civic Education, extends sunset provision.
  • SB850: Correctional Officer Procedural Guarantee Act; created.
  • SB873: Authority of fire chief over unmanned aircraft systems at a fire, etc.; civil liability.
  • SB895: Inpatient psychiatric hospital admission; defendant found incompetent.
  • SB901: Park authority liability; immunity.
  • SB905: Redevelopment and housing authority; compensation of commissioners.
  • SB1027: Cannabidiol oil and THC-A oil; permitting of pharmaceutical processors to manufacture and provide.
  • SB1030: Nursery stock licenses; late fee for failure to renew within 30 days of expiration date.
  • SB1031: Naloxone or other opioid antagonist; possession and administration.
  • SB1152: Juvenile offenders; parole eligibility.
  • SB1466: Workers' compensation; infectious disease presumption for correctional officers.
  • SB1467: Central absentee voter precincts; expedited counting of absentee ballots.
  • SB1468: Tow truck drivers and towing and recovery operators; civil penalty for improper towing.
  • SB1488: Appointed counsel; compensation of services.
  • SB1505: Child support orders; placement in temporary custody of or commitment to Dept. of Juvenile Justice.
  • SB1525: Hunting dogs; civil action for trespass by hunters using dogs.
  • SJ275: Commending Virginia Thrasher.
  • SJ276: Commending Matt Miller.
  • SJ277: Commending Lucas Kozeniesky.
  • SJ337: Celebrating the life of Colonel John Betts, USAF, Ret.
  • SJ446: Celebrating the life of Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator William Ryan Owens.
  • SR104: Celebrating the lives of the victims of the Imperial Airlines Flight 201/8 crash.
  • SB88: Minimum wage; increases wage from its current federally mandated level to $8 per hour.
  • SB89: Electoral boards, local; minutes required to be posted on website.
  • SB90: Discovery rule; statute of limitations.
  • SB91: Emergency medical services agencies; registration of vehicles owned or used by agencies.
  • SB92: Workers' compensation; disease presumption for correctional officers.
  • SB93: Correctional Officer Procedural Guarantee Act; created.
  • SB94: Juvenile offenders; sentence modification.
  • SB95: Use of firearm in commission of crime; civil liability.
  • SB96: Protective orders; possession of firearms; penalty.
  • SB97: Handguns; establishes limitation on purchases, penalty.
  • SB184: Firearms magazines, certain; prohibition of sale, transfer, etc., penalties.
  • SB185: Firearms, loaded; prohibits carrying certain firearms in public places, exception.
  • SB186: Concealed handgun permits; proof of competence, training courses.
  • SB187: Transfer of firearms; permit required.
  • SB216: Parole; limitation on the application of parole statutes.
  • SB217: Firearm or pneumatic gun; allowing access by children age six or younger, penalty.
  • SB218: Business license taxes; limitation on gross receipts for staffing firms.
  • SB400: Income tax, state; personal use of campaign funds.
  • SB401: Crohn's disease, colitis, etc.; identification cards and information.
  • SB665: Middle school student-athletes, public; pre-participation physical examination.
  • SB694: Firearm, crossbow or bow and arrow; shooting in or across road or street, penalty.
  • SB701: Cannabidiol oil and THC-A oil; permitting of pharmaceutical processors to manufacture and provide.
  • SB717: Vineyards and Orchards Grant Fund and Program; created and established.
  • SB724: Corrections, Board of; powers and duties.
  • SJ107: Cross-jurisdictional transportation for persons with disabilities.
  • SJ143: Celebrating the life of Elaine Nunez McConnell.
  • SR49: Commending the Lake Braddock Secondary School coed cross country team.
  • SR50: Commending the Robinson Secondary School girls' lacrosse team.
  • SR51: Commending the Westfield High School football team.
  • SR52: Commending West Springfield High School.
  • SB39: Firearms; criminal history record information check on transferee, penalties.
  • SB137: Arrest photos; placement and removal on Internet, penalty.
  • SB142: Juvenile offenders, certain; sentence modification procedure.
  • SB553: Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; notification of laws.
  • SB681: Minimum wage; increases from its current federally mandated level to $8.00 per hour.
  • SB687: Virginia Retirement System; limitations on average final compensation.
  • SB694: Firearms; criminal history record information check, penalties.
  • SB720: Arrest photos on Internet; penalty.
  • SB721: Seizure of property; receipt required.
  • SB730: Juvenile offenders, certain; sentence modification procedure.
  • SB731: Juvenile law-enforcement records; restorative justice.
  • SB735: General Assembly Conflicts of Interests Act; prohibited conduct related to travel.
  • SB855: Capital cases; determination of mental retardation.
  • SB936: Unclaimed firearms; donation to Department of Forensic Science.
  • SB960: Juvenile on probation; funding for re-entry and release services.
  • SB961: Juvenile Justice, Department of; access to criminal history record information.
  • SB1028: Court-appointed counsel; waiver application for compensation in child welfare cases.
  • SB1029: Child day centers and family day homes; report to Department of Social Services.
  • SB1235: Cannabidiol oil and THC-A oil; recommendation and dispensing.
  • SB1314: Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; long-range plan.
  • SB1373: Workers' compensation; occupational disease presumption for correctional officers.
  • SB1374: Sex offender registry; failure of defendant to register.
  • SB1390: Virginia Condominium Act; meetings of the unit owners' association, failure to obtain a quorum.
  • SB1391: Correctional Officer Procedural Guarantee Act.
  • SB1416: Railroads; trespassing on property, signage required, penalties.
  • SR62: Corrections, Department of; staffing levels and employment conditions.
  • SR127: Commending Michael R. Frey.
  • SB2: Public schools; textbooks approved by BOE shall note Sea of Japan is also referred to as East Sea.
  • SB38: Hybrid electric motor vehicles; repeals annual license tax, refunds.
  • SB39: Firearms; criminal history record information check on transferee; penalties.
  • SB40: Personal Information Privacy Act; use of DMV-issued driver's license or ID card information.
  • SB41: Assault and battery; conspiracy to commit is Class 1 misdemeanor.
  • SB42: Fox or coyote; penalty to erect, maintain, or operate an enclosure for purpose of hunting with dogs.
  • SB57: Livable Home Tax Credit; increases total amount granted for program.
  • SB58: Comprehensive plans; alignment of transportation infrastructure and facilities.
  • SB122: Juvenile offenders; offenses and punishment.
  • SB125: Juvenile offenders; sentence modification.
  • SB130: Juveniles, delinquent; commitment to Department of Juvenile Justice.
  • SB133: Court services unit directors; employment.
  • SB137: Arrest photos; placement and removal on Internet, penalty.
  • SB142: Juvenile offenders, certain; sentence modification procedure.
  • SB327: Tuition, in-state; eligibility of undocumented persons.
  • SB553: Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; notification of laws.
  • SB554: Driver education; community colleges shall have authority to offer courses to become instructor.
  • SB590: Minimum wage; increases wage from its current federally mandated level.
  • SB592: Court-Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program; eligibility for volunteer appointments.
  • SB593: Urban county executive form of government; disclosure in land use proceedings.
  • SB596: Alcoholic beverage control; state and local license tax on certain brewery licensees.
  • SB629: Navigation on certain waters; liability of persons recreationally floating upon certain waters.
  • SJ10: Students with developmental and intellectual disabilities; SCHEV to study.
  • SJ52: Early childhood education; recognizing value to children and sets goal of extending availability.
  • SB196: Fairfax County Parkway; requires CTB to transfer to state primary highway system.
  • SB199: Pedestrians; requires vehicle drivers to stop at marked crosswalks, etc.
  • SB202: Fox and coyote penning; Class 1 misdemeanor for purpose of hunting or killing with dogs.
  • SB203: Adjudication of certain crimes; penalty.
  • SB388: License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: IN REMEMBRANCE, APRIL 16, 2007.
  • SB390: Juvenile life sentences; proceding for sentence modification.
  • SB392: Transportation Board; increases number of membership.
  • SB785: Firearms; use in commission of crime, civil liability.
  • SB786: Firearms, lost or stolen; duty of law enforcement.
  • SB787: Health insurance; credits for retired school division employees.
  • SB808: Juvenile offenders; proceeding for sentence modification.
  • SB809: Juvenile offenders; punishment for conviction of certain felonies.
  • SB1002: Emergency protective orders; expungement of orders from record.
  • SB1003: Vehicle tire weight limitations; prohibits over-the-road operation of certain vehicles.
  • SB1234: Juveniles; placement in secure local facility.
  • SB1280: Fox and coyote; unlawful to stage competition where they are pursued by dogs in an enclosure, etc.
  • SB1326: Public schools; Board of Education to develop and distribute policies on concussion prevention.
  • SB1360: Virginia Law Officers' Retirement System; General Assembly may add certain full-time employees.
  • SJ90: Juvenile facilities, secure; JLARC to study excess capacity.
  • SJ96: ICPRB; joint subcommittee to study State's withdrawal & effects upon source of drinking water, etc.
  • SJ422: Celebrating the life of Susan Lucinda Morgan Armstrong.
  • SJ431: Celebrating the life of Dawn Michele Lawson.
  • SB195: Towing ordinances; localities in Northern Virginia to require companies to submit to inspection.
  • SB196: Fairfax County Parkway; requires CTB to transfer to state primary highway system.
  • SB197: Attorney General; may represent in civil matters a person appointed by circuit court judge.
  • SB198: Health insurance; credits provided for retired school division employees.
  • SB199: Pedestrians; requires vehicle drivers to stop at marked crosswalks, etc.
  • SB200: Public school textbooks; when referring to Sea of Japan, note that is also referred to as East Sea.
  • SB201: Hospital discharge procedures; community services boards to provide information on certain services.
  • SB202: Fox and coyote penning; Class 1 misdemeanor for purpose of hunting or killing with dogs.
  • SB203: Adjudication of certain crimes; penalty.
  • SB388: License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: IN REMEMBRANCE, APRIL 16, 2007.
  • SB389: Pneumatic gun ordinance; allows locality to prohibit possession on school property, etc., exception.
  • SB390: Juvenile life sentences; proceding for sentence modification.
  • SB391: Parental notification; school investigations.
  • SB392: Transportation Board; increases number of membership, residence requirement for redistricting.
  • SB420: Sex Offender Registry; notification of laws.
  • SB421: Motor vehicle dealers; recovering title.
  • SB457: School calendar; local school boards responsible for setting and determining opening of school year.
  • SB529: Real estate tax; exemption for disabled veterans.
  • SB530: Colleges, etc., projects, certain; required to hold at least one public hearing before undertaking.
  • SB531: Northern Virginia Transportation District; responsibilities of Transportation Board.
  • SJ90: Juvenile facilities, secure; JLARC to study excess capacity.
  • SJ96: ICPRB; joint subcommittee to study State's withdrawal & effects upon source of drinking water, etc.
  • SJ134: Commending Karen Dickerson.
  • SB581: State Law Library Database; created, Supreme Court of Virginia to oversee.
  • SB582: Fertilizer products; requires labeling include directions for proper use & precautionary statement.
  • SB588: Public transportation service; obstructing operation of transit vehicle is Class 1 misdemeanor.
  • SB702: Child welfare; placement of children.
  • SB703: Public Procurement Act; preference for construction contractors hiring local residents.
  • SB767: Protective orders; expungement of police and court records.
  • SB768: School zones; designation of zones in certain residential communities.
  • SB769: Reckless driving; failing to stop at a school bus.
  • SB770: Underage drinking and driving; punishable as Class 1 misdemeanor.
  • SB804: License plates, special; issuance to those bearing legend: IN REMEMBRANCE, APRIL 16, 2007.
  • SB805: Health insurance; credits for retired school division employees.
  • SB1167: HOT lanes; when a vehicle crashes on certain interstates, driver must move to nearest pull-off area.
  • SB1168: Juvenile; may be detained in secure facility for violation if fail to adhere to conditions of court.
  • SB1169: Subpoenaed nonjudicial records; party requesting is liable for charges.
  • SB1170: Commitment on parole supervision; court services unit to consult with local department.
  • SB1171: Comprehensive Services for At-Risk Youth & Families, State Executive Council for; powers and duties.
  • SB1172: Tracking devices; Department of Criminal Justices establish training standards.
  • SB1173: Planning and Budget, Department of; reestimate of agency needs.
  • SB1174: Public Procurement Act; provisions for construction contracts involving certain schools.
  • SB1175: Disabled individuals; taxation of trusts established therefor.
  • SB1176: Claims; Michele G. Stevener.
  • SB1177: Public Procurement Act; use of best value contracting by localities.
  • SB1178: Child welfare; placement of children.
  • SB1179: Trespassing vehicles; regulation of removal by localities.
  • SB1180: Pretrial deposition; creates a mechanism of a witness who is unavailable because of sickness, etc.
  • SB1323: Common interest communities; payment of resale disclosure packet fees.
  • SB1372: Motor Vehicle Transaction Recovery Fund; increases maximum claim of one judgment creditor.
  • SB1445: Fines, costs, and fees; requires cost of collecting be added to total amounts due, etc.
  • SB1480: Teachers; those seeking renewal of license to complete study of civics education.
  • SJ443: Commending Harley Swift.
  • SJ444: Celebrating the life of Private First Class Benjamin Jaewon Park.
  • SJ452: Commending the Operation Pedro Pan Exodus on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
  • SJ453: Commending Terra Centre Elementary School.
  • SJ454: Commending the Fairfax County Cemetery Preservation Association, Inc.
  • SB579: Detention; allows juvenile to be moved to a less restrictive placement when is warranted or earned.
  • SB580: Airsoft guns; prohibited on school property.
  • SB581: State Law Library Database; created, Supreme Court of Virginia to oversee.
  • SB582: Fertilizer products; requires labeling include directions for proper use & precautionary statement.
  • SB583: Pesticides and fertilizers; prohibits providers of lawn care services from applying onto streets.
  • SB584: Transportation district trains; unlawful to ride without a valid ticket.
  • SB585: Juvenile correctional facilities; counsel appointed for persons confined in correctional centers.
  • SB586: Juveniles; petition filed by intake officer to schools for certain crimes committed.
  • SB587: Juvenile and domestic relations district courts; retention of jurisdiction.
  • SB588: Public transportation service; obstructing operation of transit vehicle is Class 1 misdemeanor.
  • SB589: Child support; punishment and options for person convicted of nonpayment.
  • SB590: Alcoholic beverage control; third party shipment of wine and beer.
  • SB591: Juveniles; detention in secure facility for possession of certain firearms.
  • SB634: Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB); composition.
  • SB635: Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; name of offender's employer not to be published.
  • SB701: Cigarettes; assessment fee on manufacturers that do not participate in Master Settlement Agreement.
  • SB702: Child welfare; placement of children.
  • SB703: Public Procurement Act; preference for construction contractors hiring local residents.
  • SB721: Attorney-issued summons; eliminates prohibition of summonses in cases involving protective orders.
  • SB722: Health insurance; credits for retired school division employees.
  • SJ112: Commending Virginia Task Force 1.
  • SJ195: Celebrating the life of Major Harold E. Brown, Jr.
  • SJ267: Commending Barry Green.
  • HB587: Juvenile convicts; payment of restitution.
  • HB1252: Child custody; court ordered investigations.
  • HB1518: Emergency protective orders; Executive Secretary to allow magistrates to use preliminary orders.
  • HB1567: Nutrient management training; voluntary program for commercial providers of lawn care, etc.
  • HB2225: Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; State Police shall publish on Internet database.
  • HB2226: Prisoner Litigation Reform Act; court serve Office of Attorney General with motion for judgement.
  • HB2227: Airsoft guns; added to list of prohibited concealed weapons.
  • HB2228: Juveniles; restitution payments paid thereby.
  • HB2229: Retirement plan; no person acting as trustee or custodian with respect thereto may exercise setoff.
  • HB2230: Highway construction allocations; Transportation Board allocate projects in Northern Virginia, etc.
  • HB2231: Parking; adds pickup and panel trucks to list of vehicles that Fairfax, etc. may prohibit therefrom.
  • HB2232: Crashes on HOT lanes under construction; if no apparent bodily injuries, drivers must move vehicles.
  • HB2233: Electronic filings; DMV may require certain filings or submissions be made electronically.
  • HB2510: Repossessed vehicles; person purchasing in another state may sell in State without obtaining title.
  • HB2511: Notice to sex offenders of law changes; State Police, Dept. of Corrections, etc. to give notice.
  • HB2512: Income tax, state; subtraction for Virginia Military Family Relief Fund.
  • HB2513: Mob violence; adds act of violence to listing of offenses reported by juvenile intake officer.
  • HB2530: Secondary school teachers; required to complete course on current structure & historic development.
  • HJ887: Celebrating the life of Eric J. Olsen.
  • HR42: House of Delegates; amends and readopts Rules 18(a) and 18(c).
  • HR43: House of Delegates; amends and readopts Rules 18(a) and 18(c).
  • HB581: Tow truck driver; exempts requirement of having authorization documents.
  • HB582: Psychiatric inpatient treatment of minors; timing of petition and hearing.
  • HB583: Emergency custody orders; extension of time.
  • HB584: Nurses, licensed; presumption of knowledge of statewide standard of care.
  • HB585: Juvenile care facilities; Board of Juvenile Justice to est. regulations for smoke detectors, etc.
  • HB586: Appellate court; remand of bail appeal.
  • HB587: Juvenile convicts; payment of restitution.
  • HB588: Concealed weapons; prohibits carrying of concealed pneumatic guns.
  • HB589: Gangs; voluntarily submitting to hazing as part of initiation.
  • HB590: Predicate criminal act; adds simple larceny of motor vehicle to list.
  • HB591: Probation officers; removes court services staff from list to advise child of right to counsel.
  • HB592: Criminal history record information; required for transfer of firearms.
  • HB1252: Child custody; court ordered investigations.
  • HB1253: Smoking; prohibited in restaurants.
  • HB1254: Juvenile records; intake officer to report to Bureau of Immigration & Customs if in U.S. illegally.
  • HB1255: Juveniles; transfer of jurisdiction.
  • HB1256: Individual retirement accounts (IRAs); exemption from civil judgments.
  • HB1257: Child support enforcement; establishing Intensive Case Monitoring pilot programs.
  • HB1258: Juvenile records; notification of expungement.
  • HB1517: Criminal Records Exchange; prohibits person with mental health treatment from purchasing firearms.
  • HB1518: Emergency protective orders; Executive Secretary to allow magistrates to use preliminary orders.
  • HB1519: Juveniles; released to detention home between 11 and 13 years of age.
  • HB1567: Nutrient management training; voluntary program for commercial providers of lawn care, etc.
  • HB1460: Street gangs; verification of immigration status upon conviction of crime.
  • HB2646: Emergency protective orders; issuance thereof & judge to provide protected person with forms, etc.
  • HB2656: LEED Silver standard; established by U. S. Green Building Council.
  • HB2657: School boards; developing policies for parents participation in child's education without harassing.
  • HB2658: Child support; probation for nonpayment.
  • HB2659: Writ on judgment; sheriff to post copy thereof to recover specific property on party' door.
  • HB2660: Juveniles; investigation of social history prior to commitment.
  • HB2661: Confidential records; adds group homes to list eligible to review certain records of minors.
  • HB2662: Virginia, Ever Enshrined; designating as official state song.
  • HB2663: Pesticides and fertilizers; prohibits providers of lawn care services from applying to streets, etc.
  • HB2664: Planning and Budget, Department of; reestimate of agency needs.
  • HB2665: Driver's license expiration; extension to certain persons in service serving outside country.
  • HB2753: Real estate tax; tax credit for certain residential property.
  • HB3006: Investigation following conviction for criminal street gang activity;
  • HB3007: Juvenile certification; only certified upon conviction.
  • HB3008: Uniform crime reports; shall be distributed in an electronic format.
  • HB3009: Retirement system; localities provide benefits to local employees of juvenile detention facilities.
  • HJ960: Commending Teresa and Allen Patton and their dog Diamond Jim.
  • HB401: Child support; incarcerated person in work program who designates 50% thereto.
  • HB402: Invasive Species Council; extends sunset provision.
  • HB692: Juveniles; exceptions to confidentiality.
  • HB1460: Street gangs; verification of immigration status upon conviction of crime.
  • HB1461: Jurors; those not qualified to serve in criminal case.
  • HJ364: Celebrating the life of Specialist Felipe J. Garcia Villareal.
  • HJ365: Celebrating the life of Carolyn A. Flaningam.