Delegate Will Morefield (R-North Tazewell)

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3: Counties of Bland, Buchanan, Russell (part), and Tazewell [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2017
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Counties, Cities and Towns, Militia, Police and Public Safety
Copatroning Habits
72% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 85% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 68% of them are Republicans.
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Bills Passed
37.5% in 2016
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)
Recent Mentions in the Media

Southwest Virginia Today: Gillespie brings campaign to southwest Virginia

October 19, 2016
He was in Tazewell County the next day to meet with business leaders and Delegate Will Morefield. He spent the morning at Clinch Valley Medical Center and after lunch talked with leaders of Omega Mining and toured one of their job sites. Gillespie said ...and more »

Southwest Virginia Today: Tazewell to pursue fees for rescue services

October 15, 2016
During the Oct. 11 council meeting Town Manager Todd Day updated council on the squad and its efforts to find a revenue stream for its $667,000 budget. Day said the squad was now starting to receive payments from Medicare, Medicaid and private ...

Southwest Virginia Today: Wayne Pike honored by House of Delegates

April 14, 2016
Bland County resident G. Wayne Pike (center) holds a framed resolution from the Virginia House of Delegates honoring his 39 years of law enforcement. Also pictured are (left) Grayson County Sheriff Richard Vaughan, president of the Virginia Sheriff's ...

Community Idea Stations: State Adds Computer Science to K-12 Curriculum

May 17, 2016
... happen when state legislators set aside partisan differences ?to do what's right for the kids.? The bill passed unanimously in both Statehouse chambers. Only Republican Delegate James ?Will? Morefield and Democratic Senators Lynwood Lewis and ...and more »

Roanoke Times: Buchanan County put faith in Trump

April 4, 2016
?I think they're ready to knock the table over and change things,? said Davis, a Grundy native who's angling to represent Virginia this summer as a Trump delegate to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Several ... Del. Will Morefield, R ...and more »

These are all of the video clips of Will Morefield’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 37 video clips in all.


  • HB837: Medicare; supplement policies for individuals under age 65.
  • HB1152: Local gas road improvement and Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority tax.
  • HB1166: Virginia Public Procurement Act; small purchase procedures, transportation-related construction.
  • HB1214: Tazewell, Town of; amending charter, election to fill vacancies for mayor or town council, etc.
  • HB1238: General Services, Department of; disposition of surplus materials, police animals.
  • HB1296: All-terrain vehicles and off-road motorcycles; local regulation.
  • HR96: Commending the Town of Tazewell.
  • HR171: Commending G. Wayne Pike.
  • HB1703: Virginia Public Procurement Act; small purchase procedure for construction.
  • HB1704: Transient occupancy tax; Bland Co. added to list of counties that may impose tax at a rate up to 5%.
  • HB1705: Gas severance tax; no tax shall be imposed on or after January 1, 2018.
  • HB2298: Capitol Square; payment of restitution for any damage to Square or any building, etc.
  • HJ843: Celebrating the life of Robert Barns Brittain.
  • HJ893: Commending Bethany College.
  • HB1028: Gas severance tax; extends sunset provision to December 31, 2015.
  • HB1148: Reckless driving; causing death or injury of certain persons, Class 6 felony.
  • HB1149: Charter; Town of Tazewell.
  • HB1162: Trucks; overweight permits for those hauling coal and certain other products.
  • HB1167: Virginia Coal and Energy Alliance; appointment of member for certain Authority and Board.
  • HB2108: Low-income residential customers; reduced electricity rates.
  • HB2109: VIEW; substance abuse screening and assessment of public assistance applicants and recipients.
  • HB2110: Coal and Gas Road Improvement Fund; tax revenue used to construct, etc., natural gas service lines.
  • HB2111: Coal; repeals an obsolete chapter that regulates surface mining.
  • HB2123: Juvenile Justice, Board of; increases membership.
  • HB2140: Statewide Fire Prevention Code; fees charged by State Fire Marshal.
  • HB2225: Hunting; allows any person to hunt on private lands on Sunday with permission of owner.
  • HB2226: Grass and weeds; adds Town of Cedar Bluff to list of localities.
  • HB2227: Coal trucks; weight enforcement.
  • HB2228: Overweight vehicle permits; engineering analysis prior to issuance not to exceed three hours.
  • HB2318: Charter; Town of Richlands.
  • HJ683: Correctional officers; Workers' Compensation Commission to study occupational disease presumptions.
  • HJ832: Celebrating the life of Debra Elaine Roberts.
  • HJ833: Celebrating the life of Mary Louise Williams McGlothlin.
  • HB989: Hunting; removes prohibition to hunt on Sunday between hours of 2:00 p.m. and sunset.
  • HB990: Elk; authorization of nonlethal control measures against.
  • HB1217: Sergeants David Lambert Highway & Brandon Asbury Highway; designates portions of Routes 19 and 609.
  • HB1218: Stream mitigation banks; established.
  • HB1224: Real property; VDOT to exchange real property in Tazewell County for private property.
  • HB1250: Judicial Conference of Virginia; membership.
  • HB1251: Charter; Town of Cedar Bluff.
  • HB845: Income tax, state and corporate; tax credit to taxpayers for easements to recreation authority.
  • HB1357: Carbon dioxide; prohibits Air Polution Control Board and DEQ to restrict emission thereof.
  • HB2237: Electric generation facilities; incentives for construction of using coalbed methane gas.
  • HB2469: Utility facilities; relocation or removal shall not be placed any closer to private residence.
  • HB2470: Carbon dioxide; prohibits Air Polution Control Board and DEQ to restrict emission thereof.
  • HB2518: Income tax, state; mine inspection tax credit.
  • HB2519: Virginia Water Protection Permit; state agencies asked to review to provide comments within 45 days.
  • HJ947: Celebrating the life of Shawnell Hess.
  • HR72: Greenhouse gas emissions; urging Congress of United States to address proposed regulations of EPA.
  • HB845: Income tax, individual and corporate; tax credit to taxpayers for easements to recreation authority.
  • HB846: Southwest Regional Recreation Authority; localities may allocate portion of civil penalties.
  • HB847: Social services, local board of; removes membership limit for certain counties.
  • HB848: Route 711; Buchanan County may enter into an agreement with Pike County, Kentucky to improve.
  • HB849: Off-road recreational vehicles; localities to allow on certain highways within their boundaries.
  • HB850: Roadways; authorizes Buchanan County Board of Supervisors to maintain those within right-of-way.
  • HB851: Buchanan County Public Service Authority; membership.
  • HB852: Southwest Regional Recreational Authority; board to establish ranger police division.
  • HB853: Major business facility job tax credit; reduces number of employees required in new jobs to qualify.
  • HB854: Castle doctrine; right to use physical force against an intruder, immune from civil liability.
  • HB1357: Carbon dioxide; prohibits Air Polution Control Board and DEQ to restrict emission thereof.
  • HJ329: Celebrating the life of Kelly Noel Combs Necessary.
  • HJ330: Celebrating the life of Thomas Alan Reid.