Delegate John Bell (D-Chantilly)

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Party
Democratic
District
87: Counties of Loudoun (part) and Prince William (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2016
Next Election
November 2017
Committees
Counties, Cities and Towns, Militia, Police and Public Safety
Age
54
Website
johnbellfordelegate.com
Twitter
@DelegateJBell
Copatroning Habits
60% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 78% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 59% of them are Democrats.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
3.4% in 2016
Recent Mentions in the Media

Lynchburg News and Advance: Movement against dog chaining gains traction

July 25, 2017
A bill filed in Virginia's General Assembly in the 2017 session would have prohibited tethering of dogs across the Commonwealth except if the owner was outside and in sight of the dog. The bill's patron, Del. John Bell of Chantilly, said ?I feel that ...

Roanoke Times: Virginia candidate for delegate raises record $284000 in first period, $2100 in the second

July 8, 2017
Kolla raised $284,693 in January, February and March, topping an inflation-adjusted quarterly total of $180,889 in 2007 by Del. G. Manoli Loupassi, R-Richmond, ... is challenging first-term Del. John Bell, D-Loudoun, in the 87th House District. The ...

news.delaware.gov: DSU students to present fresh perspectives on Delaware history on ...

July 19, 2017
Free interactive, history-related activities to be presented at four historic sites located in Dover, Del.and more »

Fauquier Times: Governor-hopeful Northam opens campaign office in Manassas

July 24, 2017
Terry McAuliffe this year, and Democrats running for delegate seats at Sunday's official opening of Northam's Manassas field office. Dozens of party supporters and volunteers packed the office space on Surveyor Court used by the ... Also attending the ...Tied Race For Governor - Monmouth UniversityMonmouth Universityall 81 news articles »

Fauquier Times: Fauquier moms band together for gun safety

June 30, 2017
87th District Delegate John Bell, who represents parts of Prince William and Loudoun counties, said of his Democratic colleagues, ?We're all in favor of universal background checks. I'm a gun owner. I did a background check myself.? He said the state ...

Bills

  • HB1802: Companion animals; prohibits tethering of animals outdoors unless owner is outdoors.
  • HB1803: Workers' compensation; disease presumptions, correctional officers.
  • HB1804: Practical design standards for projects.
  • HB1805: School divisions, certain; development of plan to fund and phase in full-day kindergarten.
  • HB1806: Income tax subtractions and credits for investments in technology businesses.
  • HB1807: Teacher grievance procedures; hearing, three-member fact-finding panel.
  • HB1808: Virginia Public Procurement Act; use of best value contracting.
  • HB1809: Computer crimes; penalties.
  • HB1880: Virginia Public Procurement Act; competitive negotiation for professional services.
  • HB1881: Virginia Highway Corporation Act of 1988; toll rate approval by State Corporation Commission.
  • HB1898: Controlled substances; limits on prescription containing opioids.
  • HB1899: Conditional rezoning proffers; affordable dwelling units.
  • HB1986: Computer trespass; penalty.
  • HB1988: Outdoor lighting fixtures; use of light-emitting diodes (LEDs).
  • HJ732: Commending the Sterling Volunteer Fire Company.
  • HJ733: Commending iFly Loudoun.
  • HJ734: Commending Sihan Sandhu.
  • HJ735: Commending the Freedom High School gymnastics team.
  • HJ736: Commending Mihika Dusad.
  • HJ749: Constitutional amendment; Virginia Redistricting Commission, established, apportionment.
  • HJ753: Commending Women Giving Back.
  • HJ754: Commending the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.
  • HJ755: Commending the Rock Ridge High School drama team.
  • HJ756: Commending the Freedom High School drama team.
  • HJ757: Commending the Park View High School boys' soccer team.
  • HJ758: Commending the Battlefield High School girls' soccer team.
  • HJ785: Celebrating the life of Anshul Chimaladinne.
  • HJ807: Commending Liberty Elementary School.
  • HJ822: Commending the Arcola Elementary School Chorus.
  • HJ870: Commending Juanita Velasco.
  • HJ888: Commending Rob Buswell.
  • HB533: Electrical transmission line siting; hearing requested by locality.
  • HB603: Veterans Services Foundation; Department of Veterans Services to provide support.
  • HB617: Concealed handgun permit; demonstration of competence.
  • HB630: Correctional officers; survey upon resignation, termination, or employment transition.
  • HB631: Tolling on Interstate 66.
  • HB632: Transfer of firearms; criminal history record information check, penalties.
  • HB634: Payday loan offices and motor vehicle title loan offices; distance from military installation.
  • HB638: Higher educational institutions; public-private partnerships, wind and solar power.
  • HB639: Workers' compensation; disease presumptions, correctional officers.
  • HB745: Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures, septic tanks.
  • HB746: Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures, zoning and permitted uses.
  • HB796: Practical design standards; VDOT to employ standards for any highway system project.
  • HB798: School divisions, certain; development of plan to fund and phase in full-day kindergarten.
  • HB799: Income tax, state; subtractions and credits for investments in technology businesses.
  • HB808: Outdoor lighting fixtures; governmental agencies to use light-emitting diode (LED) lighting.
  • HB1352: Public elementary and secondary schools; teacher grievance procedures.
  • HB1353: U.S. of America and the Commonwealth of Virginia; purchase of flags by public bodies.
  • HB1354: Virginia Public Procurement Act; use of best value contracting, etc.
  • HJ100: Dulles Greenway; Department of Transportation to study.
  • HJ101: Dulles Greenway; Department of Transportation to study feasibility of purchasing.
  • HJ117: Constitutional amendment; Virginia Redistricting Commission, established, apportionment.
  • HJ397: Commending Rock Ridge Performing Arts.
  • HJ398: Commending Freedom High School.
  • HJ399: Commending the Save 50 Task Force.
  • HJ521: Commending Mudra Arts Center.
  • HJ525: Commending Boy Scout Troop 956.
  • HJ526: Commending the George Washington University School of Nursing.
  • HJ527: Commending the Loudoun County Public Schools Student Records Department.
  • HJ528: Commending Everybody Code Now!