Delegate Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach)

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82: City of Virginia Beach (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2016
Next Election
November 2017
Courts of Justice, Privileges and Elections
Copatroning Habits
89% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 80% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 65% of them are Republicans.
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Bills Passed
0% in 2016
Recent Mentions in the Media

WAVY-TV: Virginia law would make all opioid prescriptions electronic by 2020

July 7, 2017
?More teenagers in Virginia ? for the first time in our history ? died from drug overdoses than from car crashes,? Virginia Beach State Delegate Jason Miyares said. This year, Miyares and other delegates worked on a law focused to stop people from ...and more »

Bearing Drift (press release) (blog): Delegate Jason Miyares On Lobby Day: Education Reform, Republican Politics, and JMU Dukes Football

January 18, 2017
Delegate Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach) was the first Bearing Drift interview held on Lobby Day. In the interview, I talk to Delegate Miyares about Education Reform, Republican Politics, JMU Dukes football, his Shenandoah Valley political roots, and ...

Daily Press: Virginia House rocks out over Ticketmaster bill

January 27, 2017
The Virginia House of Delegates gave metal heads something to bang their heads to Friday ? legislation that slaps at concert giant Ticketmaster. House Bill 1825 would require the ticket agent to let Virginia buyers resell their tickets on the ...

Washington Post: Richmond notebook: Rapt silence, then applause for a lawmaker with a critique of McAuliffe's Cuba outreach

February 1, 2017
Richmond notebook: Rapt silence, then applause for a lawmaker with a critique of McAuliffe's Cuba outreachDel. Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach) stood to make what seemed like routine observations about a press release issued by Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) the day before. McAuliffe announced a bipartisan task force called Engage Cuba, convened to build ... One ...

Virginian-Pilot: Charles McPhillips: A Republican's appeal on redistricting

January 22, 2017
Charles McPhillips: A Republican's appeal on redistrictingWith one vote likely determining whether to allow redistricting reform onto the floor of the House of Delegates (where it would pass), a local Republican delegate now faces intense pressure in Richmond from party bosses to boot away his reputation for ...

These are all of the video clips of Jason Miyares’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2016. There are 7 video clips in all.


  • HB1447: Higher educational institutions; establishment of substance abuse recovery housing program.
  • HB1448: Self-settled spendthrift trusts; certain legal entities to act as qualified trustee.
  • HB1452: Higher educational institutions; graduation requirements, course in Western civilization, etc.
  • HB1489: Recordation tax; exemption for certain limited liability companies & limited/general partnerships.
  • HB1523: Substitute judges; appointment to district courts.
  • HB1871: Administrative Process Act; review of regulations by Joint Commission on Administrative Rules.
  • HB1892: Higher educational institutions, public; independent audit.
  • HB2175: Income tax, state; subtraction for military veterans with a service-connected disability.
  • HB2218: Public charter school applications and charter agreements; review by the Board of Education.
  • HB2242: DPOR; regulatory boards within the Department, expiration of regulations.
  • HB2297: Oyster planting grounds; Marine Resources Commission to post.
  • HB2298: Riparian planting grounds lease; eligibility.
  • HB2319: National Flood Insurance Program; participation by affected localities, report.
  • HB2320: Hurricane and Flooding Risk Reduction Act of 2017; established.
  • HJ562: Constitutional amendment; real property tax exemption for spouse of disabled veteran.
  • HJ563: Commending Stefanie Fee.
  • HJ564: Commending Maurice Cullen.
  • HJ742: Commending Scott R. Park.
  • HJ810: Commemorating the 30th anniversary of Ronald Reagan's 'Tear Down This Wall' speech.
  • HR141: Christian heritage; recognizes influence in Virginia.
  • HR272: Commending Miles Williams.
  • HR297: Christian heritage; recognizes influence in Virginia.
  • HR352: Commending the Reverend Nigel W. D. Mumford.
  • HR354: Celebrating the life of Sander George Dukas.
  • HB204: Marine Resources Commission; increases membership.
  • HB277: Heroin; manufacture, selling, etc., mandatory minimum sentence.
  • HB278: Prescription of opioids and benzodiazepines; urine drug screening.
  • HB316: Income tax, state; subtraction for military veterans with a service-connected, permanent disability.
  • HB451: Economic Opportunity for Virginians in Aspiring & Diverse Communities, Commission on; report.
  • HB640: Oyster leases; moratorium.
  • HB1265: Practitioner of medicine, osteopathy, etc.; limits on dispensing of certain drugs, penalty.
  • HB1370: High school; prohibition of certain level course grading policies.
  • HJ177: Anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS); condemnation.
  • HJ422: Commending First Colonial High School.
  • HJ458: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Antonin Gregory Scalia.
  • HR66: Celebrating the life of Wilbur Macon Whitson.
  • HR141: Recognizing the influence of Christian heritage in Virginia.
  • HR189: Commending Austin Haycox.