Delegate James Edmunds (R-South Boston)

Photo of James Edmunds
Party
Republican
District
60: Counties of Campbell (part), Charlotte, Halifax, and Prince Edward [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2015
Committees
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Health, Welfare and Institutions, Militia, Police and Public Safety
Age
44
Website
friendsofjamesedmunds.com
Copatroning Habits
87% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 97% 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
6.7% in 2014
Campaign Contributions
$19,415.30 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Top 10 Donors
Dominion Leadership Trust PAC Fredericksburg $546
Altria Client Services tobacco Richmond $500
Charlotte County Republican Party political Randolph $500
Virginia Cable PAC Richmond $500
Mary Jean Childrey retired Halifax $200

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Recent Mentions in the Media

Augusta Free Press: Delegates who farm help educate their non-farming colleagues

May 16, 2015
Del. James Edmunds, R-Halifax, agreed, saying colleagues without an agricultural background ?lean upon those of us that do to explain how certain issues will affect our rural lifestyles.? Edmunds operates a Halifax County beef cattle, grain and tree ...

Watchdog.org: 2 GOP lawmakers help McAuliffe kill voter ID bill

May 8, 2015
Siding with a solid bloc of Democrats, Delegate Bob Bloxom Jr. left Republicans one vote short of overriding the governor. The freshman lawmaker said requiring that mail-in requests for an absentee ballot be accompanied by a copy of the voter's photo ...

YourGV.com: Outpouring of faith at National Day of Prayer event

May 11, 2015
Halifax County Sheriff's Office Crime Prevention Officer Dustin Francis, the Rev. Sean McGuire, Mike Koch, Del. James Edmunds, Gareth Titus, M.D., Gail Bosiger, Grant Merrill and Linda Lumsden offered prayers for the nation, military, government ...and more »

YourGV.com: James Edmunds opens Blue Ribbon Market

November 4, 2014
Delegate James Edmunds receives help and support from his family during the grand opening of the Blue Ribbon Market. Assisting during the ribbon cutting are (from left) his sister, Hollis Cannon, his son, Paul, his sister, Hogan MacCarty, his mother ...

WDBJ7: Halifax County tourism ready for economic boost from proposed movie shoot

February 10, 2015
As a tourism office we're trying to connect the dots So the bigger the movie, the bigger the stage for us," said Linda Shepperd, the Halifax County tourism director. Delegate Edmunds is a friend of the script writers who recently toured the area. The ...A Civil War flick filmed here in Halifax County?YourGV.comall 5 news articles »

These are all of the video clips of James Edmunds’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 29 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB1050: Soil & water conservation district; exempts certain signs from regulation as outdoor structures.
  • HB1120: Warning lights on privately owned vehicles; requirements relating to emergency response vehicles.
  • HB1507: Dan River; designating certain segment as State Scenic River.
  • HB2193: Virginia Battlefield Preservation Fund; use of grant funds for battlefield preservation.
  • HB2226: State park master plans; update schedule.
  • HB2242: Hunting; requirement for person under age 12.
  • HB2300: Utility terrain vehicles; exemption from road-use restrictions when used in farming.
  • HB2319: Halifax County Board of Supervisors; election of an at-large member.
  • HJ873: Commending James Ronald Ennis.
  • HJ874: Commending Charles William McKay.
  • HJ891: Commending Nancy Pool.
  • HJ892: Celebrating the life of Robert Fielding Cage.
  • HR231: Commending the William Campbell Combined School golf team.
  • HB23: Warning lights on certain vehicles; members of fire depts., etc., may use no more than 2 systems.
  • HB1050: Soil & water conservation district; exempts certain signs from regulation as outdoor structures.
  • HB1102: Longwood University; removal of member of Board of Visitors.
  • HB1120: Warning lights on privately owned vehicles; requirements relating to emergency response vehicles.
  • HJ14: Commending the Virginia Department of Forestry.
  • HJ112: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Franklin Marshall Slayton.
  • HJ199: Commending Longwood University.
  • HJ201: Commending the Beaches to Bluegrass Trail initiative.
  • HJ257: Commending Heather Griles.
  • HJ358: Celebrating the life of Jack Leo Slagle.
  • HJ378: Commending Kenneth Hodges.
  • HJ5260: Commending the Halifax American Ponytails All-star softball team.
  • HJ5261: Commending North Halifax Volunteer Fire Department.
  • HR69: Celebrating the life of Donald David Snyder.
  • HR114: Commending Heather Griles.
  • HB8: Vessel accident; requires passengers 18 years of age or older to report, penalty.
  • HB2184: Hunting and fishing; authorizes Board of Game and Inland Fisheries to issue trip licenses.
  • HB2185: Water supply impoundment facilities; creates an exemption to existing provision.
  • HB2220: Banister River; designates a portion of as a component of Virginia Scenic Rivers System.
  • HJ785: Celebrating the life of John White Campbell, M.D.
  • HJ786: Commending Heather Griles.
  • HJ836: Celebrating the life of Lieutenant Steven Michael Cassada.
  • HJ845: Commending H. L. Myers.
  • HJ846: Commending Raymond Shelton.
  • HJ967: Celebrating the life of Major General Carroll Thackston, USA (Ret.).
  • HR157: Celebrating the life of Tucker Carrington Watkins IV.
  • HB7: Bicycles; riders approaching intersection controlled by traffic lights need not to wait two minutes.
  • HB8: Vessel accident; requires passengers 18 years of age or older to report, penalty.
  • HB12: Boating; operator of a vessel to report accident to law enforcement, notification to DGIF, penalty.
  • HB118: Vessel accident; requires operator who damages property in a collision, etc., to report, penalty.
  • HB1127: Charter; Town of Virgilina.
  • HJ483: Celebrating the life of Herbert W. Guthrie.
  • HJ493: Commending William R. Snead.
  • HJ494: Commending Annin Flagmakers.
  • HB1527: Firefighters; exemption from jury service.
  • HB2371: Real property tax assessment; notice to be published in newspaper 30 to 45 days prior.
  • HB2372: Flashing amber warning lights; state vehicles performing environmental functions to be equipped.
  • HB2406: Charter; Town of South Boston.
  • HB2407: Charter; Town of Halifax.
  • HJ548: Celebrating the life of William Alexander Williamson.
  • HJ894: Celebrating the life of Sarah Elizabeth Umphlette Bane.
  • HB380: Governor's Development Opportunity Fund; criteria for awarding grants and loans.
  • HB600: Criminal justice training academies; locality may eliminate requirement to contain word training.
  • HB1283: Shed antlers; allows a person to possess.