Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge)

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51: County of Prince William (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2018
Next Election
November 2019
Finance, Science and Technology
Copatroning Habits
88% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 95% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 75% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
16.7% in 2018
Recent Mentions in the Media

The Republican Standard: Del. Hala Ayala Pushes Unprecedented Rules Change in bid to Expand Taxpayer Funded Abortion

February 18, 2019
  On Friday, Delegate Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge) rose for a point of personal privilege on the House floor, announcing a coming effort to change the chamber's ...

Blue Virginia: Video: Delegates David Toscano, Hala Ayala Call Out House Republicans for Using ?Raw Political Power? to Block ERA Floor Vote

February 21, 2019
  Two Virginia House Democrats, Delegates David Toscano and Hala Ayala, call out House Republicans for acting like?well, Republicans. In this case, on the ... Efforts to ratify ERA fail on tie vote in House

February 23, 2019
  By Kal Weinstein Capital News *Service*. RICHMOND ? Despite a 24-hour vigil by advocates of the Equal Rights Amendment, House Republicans refused to ...

Lynchburg News and Advance: Va. House Republicans block attempt to force floor vote on ERA

February 20, 2019
  Republican leaders in the Virginia House of Delegates abruptly killed a GOP-backed gender equality resolution Wednesday after Democrats tried to use it to ...

Fauquier Times: UPDATED: Virginia's two Democratic U.S. senators call on Northam to resign

February 2, 2019
  UPDATED: Virginia's two Democratic U.S. senators weighed in on Gov. Ralph Northam's fate Saturday night: Both called on him to resign.


  • HB2518: Disabled Veteran's State Museum Passport; established.
  • HB2519: Virginia Information Technologies Agency; cybersecurity task force created.
  • HB2520: College and Career Readiness Steering Committee; Secretary of Education to establish.
  • HB2533: Small businesses; parental leave tax credit.
  • HB2534: VITA; required information security training program for state employees.
  • HB2535: Digital services; protection for minors.
  • HB2626: Virginia National Guard; state active duty pay.
  • HB2780: STEAM programs; establishes STEAM Education Fund.
  • HB2793: Cybersecurity; care and disposal of customer records, security for connected devices.
  • HJ679: Virginia Retirement System; part-time public school teachers, report.
  • HJ711: Celebrating the life of Charles William Davis, Jr.
  • HR274: Rules of the House of Delegates; consideration of SJR ratifying an amendment to U.S. Constitution.
  • HB183: Income tax return; notification of data breach, taxpayer identity information.
  • HB200: Income tax, state; subtraction for employer payment of qualified education loans.
  • HB624: Teacher, counselor, principal, etc.; expenses tax credit.
  • HB625: Minors; alternative facility of temporary detention.
  • HB626: Wages; limiting employees' sharing of information prohibited, civil penalty.
  • HB1384: Handheld personal communications devices in motor vehicles; hands-free operation, exceptions.