Delegate Greg Habeeb (R-Salem)

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Party
Republican
District
8: Counties of Craig, Montgomery (part), and Roanoke (part); City of Salem [map]
Took Office
January 2011
Next Election
November 2015
Committees
Commerce and Labor, Courts of Justice, Rules, Transportation
Age
38
Website
greghabeeb.com
Copatroning Habits
72% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 85% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 70% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
23.1% in 2014
Campaign Contributions
$53,083.79 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Bio

Habeeb, an attorney, holds a BS in political science and a JD from Wake Forest. He is married, with three children.

Top 10 Donors
Maggie C. Thompson Homemaker Salem $2,500
Virginia Uranium, Inc. Mining Chatham $2,500
Virginia BankPAC Banking Glen Allen $1,500
Medical Society of Virginia PAC Physicians Richmond $1,500
Dominion Leadership Trust political action committee Fredericksburg $1,252
Friends of Bill Cleaveland campaign committee Roanoke $1,186
David L. Hutchinson Beer Wholesaler Salem $1,000
Community Loans of America Inc Loans GA $1,000
Hunton & Williams Law Firm Richmond $1,000
Glenn O. Thornhill Executive Salem $1,000

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Recent Mentions in the Media

Roanoke Times: Del. Greg Habeeb shares updates from Richmond

March 4, 2015
The 2015 session adjourned this Friday, ahead of schedule ? the first time in 15 years ? demonstrating the clear contrast between Richmond and Washington. While Washington is gridlocked with partisanship, Republicans in Richmond are leading and ...

WDBJ7: Roanoke Valley lawmakers say region must do a better job of selling itself

March 25, 2015
Speaking to members of the Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce, Delegate Greg Habeeb said he thinks the region has gotten "a little lazy." "And I think we've got to get our act together pretty quick here or we're going to see more Norfolk Southern ...Roanoke Valley needs to market itself better, lawmakers sayRoanoke Timesall 4 news articles »

Daily Press: Expedited SOL retakes this year for Virginia middle schoolers

March 24, 2015
"They're a big deal for the school," said Del. Greg Habeeb, R-Salem, who sponsored one of several bills this year calling for more retake opportunities. There's also a push to move Virginia away from the state's current focus on SOLs. The General ...

Roanoke Times: Roanoke Valley incumbents minus one prepare for Virginia General Assembly ...

March 20, 2015
Del. Terry Austin, R-Botetourt County, in the 19th District. Del. Greg Habeeb, R-Salem, in the 8th District. Del. Charles Poindexter, R-Franklin County, in the 9th District. Del. Sam Rasoul, D-Roanoke, in the 11th District. Sen. Bill Stanley, R ...and more »

Roanoke Times: Lawmakers prescribe remedy for drug approval delays

March 18, 2015
?When the bill started, there was no way the doctors and the insurers were going to agree,? said Del. Greg Habeeb, R-Salem, who sponsored the House version of the bill. ?This was going to be a knock-down, drag-out. The insurers said, 'Things you're ...

From the Legislator’s Website

2015 Session Update: Adjournment

March 2, 2015

2015 Session Update: Week 6

February 20, 2015

2015 Session Update: Week 5

February 16, 2015

2015 Session Update: Week 4

February 6, 2015

2015 Session Update: Week 3

January 30, 2015

Bills

  • HB1119: Compounding of drug products; notice.
  • HB1350: Personal injury or wrongful death; appointment of an administrator for prosecution of action.
  • HB1486: Workers' compensation; exclusivity of remedy.
  • HB1487: Depository institutions; authority to sponsor savings promotions.
  • HB1489: Local taxes; payment by a third party.
  • HB1490: Standards of Learning; eligibility for retake of test, exception.
  • HB1491: Graduation; verified units of credit, locally developed alternative assessments.
  • HB1609: Severability; removes clauses by repeal or amendment throughout Code of Virginia.
  • HB1610: Punitive or exemplary damages; consistency provided by changing references to damages.
  • HB1620: DUI; person cannot be found guilty if in vehicle that is parked on private residential property.
  • HB1935: Motor vehicle dealers; prohibits coercion by any manufacturer, distributor, or any affiliate.
  • HB1942: Health insurance; carrier business practices, prior authorization provisions.
  • HB2217: Bank franchise tax; changes tax by allowing affiliated banks to file a combined return, etc.
  • HB2263: Roanoke Regional Airport Commission; may establish police department with law-enforcement powers.
  • HB2332: Roadside safety devices; certain to be equipped with Identification numbers, etc.
  • HJ491: Constitutional amendment (first resolution); qualifications to vote; executive clemency;restoration.
  • HJ671: Commending the Glenvar High School football team.
  • HJ672: Commending the Hidden Valley High School golf team.
  • HJ759: Celebrating the life of E. Cabell Brand.
  • HR282: Commending the Hidden Valley High School boys swim team.
  • HB7: Restoration of civil right to vote; person convicted of nonviolent felony, eligibility to register.
  • HB24: Contracts; recording requirements.
  • HB25: Public service companies; updates citation to federal Public Utility Holding Company Act, etc.
  • HB33: Pediatric oral health; essential health benefits.
  • HB42: School calendar; local school boards responsbile for setting and determining opening day.
  • HB85: Discovery rule; statute of limitations.
  • HB91: Persons not guilty by reason of insanity; court-appointed counsel fees.
  • HB118: Virginia Regional Industrial Facilities Act; appointments.
  • HB269: Cases under advisement; circuit court judge in civil action holding decision for unreasonable time.
  • HB582: Motor vehicle dealers; amends definition of franchise.
  • HB772: Real property tax liens; assignment to third party.
  • HB1119: Compounding of drug products; notice.
  • HJ149: Commending the Cave Spring High School softball team.
  • HJ150: Commending the Cave Spring High School debate team.
  • HJ151: Commending the Salem Red Sox baseball team.
  • HJ152: Commending the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra.
  • HJ153: Commending the Hidden Valley High School volleyball team.
  • HJ162: Commending Sally Southard.
  • HJ163: Commending Arielle Rosmarino.
  • HJ5025: Commending Salem High School Laconian staff.
  • HJ5028: Commending the Salem High School forensics team.
  • HJ5144: Commending Susan Dunagan.
  • HJ5145: Celebrating the life of the Honorable James Clinton Turk.
  • HJ5156: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Joseph M. Clarke II.
  • HJ5157: Commending Doug Doughty.
  • HR168: Commending the Hidden Valley High School boys' swim team.
  • HB228: Income tax, corporate; credit for contracting with small or minority-owned businesses.
  • HB1304: Income tax, corporate; credit for contracting with small or minority-owned, etc., businesses.
  • HB1305: Workers' compensation; injuries presumed to be in course of employment, unless evidence to contrary.
  • HB1308: Writ of actual innocence; petition by juvenile adjudicated delinquent upon felony charge.
  • HB1310: School calendar; local school boards responsible for setting and determining opening of school year.
  • HB1312: Standards of Learning; Board of Education to adopt regulations for an additional testing period.
  • HB1317: Standards of Learning; Board of Education to adopt regulations establishing additional testing.
  • HB1351: Credit unions, federal; those operating within State to comply with Virginia Small Estate Act.
  • HB1352: Health care records; increases maximum copying fee that a health care provider may charge.
  • HB1388: Teaching positions; notice to principals, assistant principals, or supervisors of reassignment.
  • HB1509: Failed electronic payments; civil action, unlawful detainer remedies.
  • HB1510: Dental or optometric services plans; requirement for nonstock corporation that offer or administer.
  • HB1708: Summary judgment; use of depositions as basis for motion or to strike evidence.
  • HB1709: Nonsuits; dismissal of action, fees and costs.
  • HB2096: Opportunity Educational Institution; established, report.
  • HJ537: Constitutional amendment; powers of General Assembly, limitations (first reference).
  • HJ539: Constitutional amendment; qualifications to vote, executive clemency (first reference).
  • HJ693: Constitutional amendment; state school division for schools denied accreditation (first reference).
  • HJ870: Commending Michael J. Fosbre.
  • HJ886: Commending the Salem High School boys' golf team.
  • HJ887: Commending the Christiansburg High School boys' basketball team.
  • HJ896: Commending Nick Link.
  • HJ897: Commending the Blacksburg High School boys' cross country team.
  • HJ898: Commending the Blacksburg High girls' cross country team.
  • HJ899: Commending Carolyn Bethel.
  • HJ900: Celebrating the life Timothy Lewis Worrell.
  • HJ901: Commending the Salem Rescue Squad.
  • HJ914: Commending Rochelle Evans.
  • HR210: Commending the Christiansburg High School wrestling team.
  • HR211: Commending the Hidden Valley High School boys' swim and dive team.
  • HB14: Persons acting in defense of property; civil immunity provided for an occupant of dwelling, etc.
  • HB15: School calendar; local school boards responsible for setting and determining opening of school year.
  • HB16: Civil rights; automatically restored to certain persons for eligibilty to register to vote.
  • HB44: Workers' Compensation Commission; authorized to award interest on expenses to claimant's attorney.
  • HB45: General Assembly; continuance of case.
  • HB46: Food inspections; exempts private homes that process and prepare pickles, relishes, and salsas.
  • HB75: Home/electronic incarceration; court may allow person convicted credit for time served.
  • HB76: Teachers; date changes for contract renewal for those without continuing contract status.
  • HB77: Jury sentencing; provides criminal sentencing by different jury when original cannot agree.
  • HB78: Instructional spending; local school board to report expenditures annually.
  • HB137: Workers' compensation; injuries presumed to be in course of employment.
  • HB223: Writ of actual innocence; juvenile adjudicated delinquent of felony charge may petition court.
  • HB224: Standards of Learning; Board of Education to adopt regulations allowing students to retake.
  • HB225: Standards of Learning; establishes alternative accreditation and student growth measures.
  • HB226: Workers' Compensation Commission; terms of deputy commissioners.
  • HB227: Nolle prosequi; expungement of police records and court records two years from date taken.
  • HB228: Income tax, corporate; credit for contracting with small or minority-owned businesses.
  • HB229: Doctrine of necessaries; lien not to attach on residence held by spouses as tenants by entireties.
  • HB646: Outdoor advertising; permit application fees.
  • HB647: Driver's licenses; minors to be accompanied by parent, guardian, etc., to ceremony.
  • HB648: Judgment; payee, etc., may appoint substitute for any attorney-in-fact authorized to confess.
  • HB649: Vehicle odometers; increases penalty for tampering.
  • HB1169: Workers' compensation; WCC shall retain jurisdiction for employees to pursue payment of charges.
  • HJ8: Commending the Hidden Valley High School boys' 200-yard medley relay swim team.
  • HJ32: Commending the Cave Spring High School girls' 200-yard freestyle relay swim team.
  • HJ33: Commending Kristin Harter and Emily Seibert.
  • HJ34: Commending Rochelle Evans.
  • HJ35: Commending the Christiansburg High School wrestling team.
  • HJ36: Commending the Hidden Valley High School girls' track team.
  • HJ37: Commending Kristin Harter.
  • HJ38: Commending Lauren Gray.
  • HJ39: Commending Leah Piemonte.
  • HJ40: Commending Patrick O'Keefe.
  • HJ41: Commending Annie Houston LeHardy.
  • HJ42: Commending Alexander Nicholas Vance.
  • HJ43: Commending Alexandria Kinsley Colby Horn.
  • HJ44: Commending Haley Cutright.
  • HJ45: Commending Travis Hudson.
  • HJ46: Commending Jerry Campbell.
  • HJ47: Commending Milan Tobacconists on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.
  • HJ48: Commending Company C, 1st Battalion, 116th Infantry Regiment of the Virginia National Guard.
  • HJ152: Commending the Cave Spring High School volleyball team.
  • HJ451: Celebrating the life of Sergeant T.J. Conrad.
  • HJ455: Commending the Christiansburg High School wrestling team.
  • HR577: Commending the Salem High School forensics team.
  • HR583: Commending the Salem High School of Salem yearbook staff.
  • HR595: Celebrating the life of Gerald Michael Pace, Sr.
  • HB2376: Agency mandates; DSS to eliminate those related to office space, etc., of local social services.
  • HB2429: Golf cart and utility vehicle; fixes a punctuation error to clarify exceptions for use on highways.
  • HB2435: Corrections, Department of; elimination of agency mandates.
  • HB2462: Juveniles; filing of petition not necessary for certain misdemeanor offenses.
  • HB5038: Celebrating the life of Laurence Butler Dillard.
  • HJ687: Constitutional amendment; powers of General Assembly (first reference).