Del. Otto Wachsmann (R-Sussex)

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83: City of Virginia Beach (part)
Took Office
January 2022
Next Election
November 2025
Copatroning Habits
86% of bills he has copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 85% of them are Republicans. Of all of his fellow copatrons of the bills that he copatroned, 66% of them are Republicans.
Bills Passed
36.4% in 2024
Recent Mentions in the Media

Richmond Times-Dispatch: Del. Wachsmann seeks to address increasing prevalence of AGS

January 12, 2024 | 3:00 am

Smithfield Times: Wachsmann wins 83rd District seat in Virginia HouseSmithfield Times

November 8, 2023 | 3:00 am
- WVEC: Virginia's House District 83: Delegate Otto Wachsmann Jr. faces challenger Mary Person

November 6, 2023 | 3:00 am

Brunswicktimes Gazette: Brunswick Farms to Families Luncheon spotlights agriculture | News |

August 23, 2023 | 3:00 am

Smithfield Times: Candidate roundup: Who's running for Isle of Wight's, Surry's new state House seats?Smithfield Times

February 27, 2023 | 3:00 am


  • HB91: Smithfield, Town of; amending charter, municipal elections, repealing outdated provisions.
  • HB92: Percy Lee House, III Mem. Bridge; designates bridge on Otterdam Rd. over I-95 in Greensville County.
  • HB93: Alpha-gal syndrome; Board of Health shall adopt regulations to include on reportable disease list.
  • HB94: Nonresident pharmacies; pharmacy benefits administrators.
  • HB95: Stolen license plates; DMV required to cancel or invalidate such license plate & issue replacement.
  • HB104: Provider contracts; pharmacies allowed to refuse to fill certain prescriptions.
  • HB1006: Health insurance; freedom of choice, delivery of prescription drugs or devices.
  • HB1038: Automated and remote dispensing systems; use in certain facilities.
  • HB1170: Elections; conduct of election, provisional voting procedures, type of identification to be noted.
  • HB1171: Absentee voting; processing absentee ballots returned before election day, processing upon receipt.
  • HB1333: Drug Control Act; adds certain chemicals to Schedules I, II, IV, and V of Act.
  • HJ130: Commending the Brunswick Garden Club.
  • HJ182: Celebrating the life of John Peter Clements.
  • HJ202: Commending Carolyn Jones.
  • HJ204: Commending Bernard L. Jones, Sr.
  • HJ261: Commending John W. Zubrod.
  • HJ290: Commending Richard L. Grice.
  • HJ321: Celebrating the life of Susan Pope Irving.
  • HJ322: Commending Susan B. Seward.
  • HJ327: Commending Debbie Jones.
  • HB1457: Golf carts and utility vehicles; Town of Stony Creek authorized to allow operation on highways.
  • HB1577: Rabid animals; quarantine of dog or cat, access by local health director or his designee.
  • HB1599: Individuals with developmental disabilities; DMAS to amend certain waivers providing services, etc.
  • HB1712: Temporary work signs; damaging or removing, penalty.
  • HB1714: Stolen or embezzled vehicle; notification of toll operator.
  • HB1809: Newborn screening; Krabbe disease and other lysosomal storage disorders.
  • HB1814: Prescription Monitoring Program; exemptions, licensed narcotic maintenance treatment programs.
  • HB1848: Stormwater management and erosion and sediment control; agreement in lieu of plan.
  • HB1946: Behavior analysts or assistant behavior analysts; licensure criteria, certifying entities.
  • HB2020: Unmanned aircraft systems; trespass over correctional facilities, penalty.
  • HB2228: Renewal of concealed handgun permit; demonstrated competence.
  • HB2234: Voter registration; registering in person up to and including the day of the election.
  • HB2364: Drug Control Act; adds certain chemicals to Schedule I of Act.
  • HJ557: Celebrating the life of F. Woodrow Harris.
  • HJ562: Commending the Brunswick Academy varsity football team.
  • HJ583: Celebrating the life of Joseph Edward Carey, Sr.
  • HJ626: Commending Sappony Baptist Church.
  • HB88: Golf carts and utility vehicles; Town of Ivor authorized to allow operation on highways.
  • HB204: Firearms; sale and transfer, criminal history record information check delay.
  • HB205: Election officials, state and local; acceptance of certain gifts and funding prohibited, etc.
  • HB1162: Health insurance; discrimination prohibited against covered entities and contract pharmacies.
  • HJ98: Commending Antioch Baptist Church.
  • HJ217: Celebrating the life of Joyce Evelyn Drumgoole Bland.