Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean)

Photo of Kathleen Murphy
34: Counties of Fairfax (part) and Loudoun (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2015
Next Election
November 2019
General Laws, Transportation
Copatroning Habits
72% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 93% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 63% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
15% in 2017
Recent Mentions in the Media

Spring Fling Fashion Show Held at Tysons:

March 20, 2018
  Virginia Connection NewspapersFull coverage

Democrats and Republicans spar as shooting unfolds:

March 6, 2018
  Southwest TimesFull coverage

Virginia to mark first Women Veterans Week:

March 19, 2018
  Progress IndexFull coverage

Virginia celebrates first Women Veterans Week in the Commonwealth:

March 18, 2018
  Augusta Free PressFull coverage

Political Willpower:

March 14, 2018
  Richmond magazine (blog)Full coverage

These are all of the video clips of Kathleen Murphy’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2016. There are 8 video clips in all.


  • HB168: Class size limits; establishes maximum of 24 students in science laboratory classes in grades 6-12.
  • HB169: Lyme disease; information disclosure requirement, sunset.
  • HB285: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Scholarship Pilot Program; VCCS shall establish, report.
  • HB295: Resident stickers; turns in certain residential areas.
  • HB650: Handguns; limitation on purchases, penalty.
  • HB651: Protective orders; possession of firearms, penalty.
  • HB652: School Divisions of Innovation; performance-based assessments.
  • HB653: Employers; sexual harassment training, penalty.
  • HB654: Alcoholic beverage control; distiller licensee, commission from sales on licensed premises, etc.
  • HB655: Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; disclosure by local government officers.
  • HB659: Distance learning reciprocity agreements; out-of-state providers.
  • HB660: Death investigations; Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy.
  • HB661: Assault and battery against a family or household member; enhanced, penalty.
  • HB662: American Legion Bridge; VDOT to submit a plan for remediation of bridge.
  • HB1542: Postsecondary schools; SCHEV to adopt regulations to secure funds to manager financial liabilities.
  • HB1543: Workers' compensation; tolling of statute of limitations.
  • HB1544: Firearms; possession, etc., following convictions for certain misdemeanor crimes, penalty.
  • HJ39: Joint Commission on Technology and Science; reporting of information breaches by localities.
  • HJ76: Women Veterans Week; designating as third full week of March 2018, and each succeeding year.
  • HJ78: Celebrating the life of Specialist Douglas J. Green, USA.
  • HJ79: Commending the Langley High School volleyball team.
  • HJ295: Commending the New Dominion Women's Club.
  • HJ567: Celebrating the life of Frank Crandall.
  • HJ569: Celebrating the life of Elyette Jean-Marie Ninette Brochot Conein.
  • HR6: Celebrating the life of Mary Ann Hovis.
  • HR31: House of Delegates; amending and adopting Rules 82.
  • HR85: Commending Adrian K. Lund, Ph.D.
  • HB601: Health insurance; mandated coverage for treatment of inborn errors of metabolism.
  • HB1104: Firefighters employed by localities; entitlement to continued compensation.
  • HB2038: Recordation tax; refinancing deeds of trust.
  • HB2040: Postsecondary schools; enrollment agreement with each student.
  • HB2041: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Scholarship Pilot Program; DSS to establish and administer.
  • HB2042: Suicide prevention; continuing education requirements for providers.
  • HB2044: Protective orders; possession of firearms, felony.
  • HB2046: Unused dispensed drugs; guidelines for provision of counseling and information on proper disposal.
  • HB2047: Review of existing contracts; security of government information, including citizen data, report.
  • HB2173: Science laboratory classes; establishes a maximum class size of 24 students in grades 6 through 12.
  • HB2174: School boards; annual report on pupil/teacher ratios in elementary, middle, etc., school classrooms.
  • HB2353: Workers' compensation; failure to make reports on employee's injury, etc.
  • HJ691: Study; Virginia Department of Transportation; noise abatement remedies.
  • HJ692: Study; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission; Commonwealth's cybersecurity standards.
  • HJ726: Commending J. Hamilton Lambert.
  • HJ886: Commending Muslim Lakhani.
  • HJ899: Celebrating the life of Lucien E. Conein.
  • HJ949: Commending the Great Falls Volunteer Fire Department.
  • HJ1019: Commending Fairfax County.
  • HR443: Commending Burns Brothers Cleaners.
  • HB422: Firearms dealers; local regulation of dealers in proximity of schools.
  • HB456: Absentee ballots; electronic transmission by general registrars.
  • HB457: Full-day kindergarten programs; availability and building capacity.
  • HB458: Protective orders; assault and battery against protected person, penalty.
  • HB513: Financial exploitation of adults; documentation referred to State Police, etc.
  • HB531: Absentee voting; no-excuse in-person available 21 days prior to election.
  • HB532: Composite index of local ability to pay; additional factors to be considered.
  • HB601: Health insurance; mandated coverage for treatment of inborn errors of metabolism.
  • HB1036: Longitudinal data system; SCHEV to develop and maintain, report.
  • HB1104: Firefighters employed by localities; entitlement to continued compensation.
  • HB1106: Firearms; possession or transportation following certain convictions.
  • HB1109: Concealed handgun permit; application; disqualification.
  • HB1192: Cigarettes; levying of taxes by counties.
  • HB1391: Protective orders; possession of firearms, penalty.
  • HJ85: Commending the Rotary Club of McLean.
  • HJ363: Commending the Great Falls Grange.
  • HJ364: Commending Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts.
  • HJ365: Commending the McLean Community Foundation.
  • HJ366: Commending McLean Orchestra.
  • HJ367: Commending McLean Little League.
  • HJ368: Commending 100WomenStrong.
  • HR45: Celebrating the life of Harry Gilbert Miller III.
  • HB1922: Elections; absentee voting by persons age 65 or older.
  • HB1923: Firearm transfers; criminal history record information checks, penalty.
  • HB2085: Firearms; purchase, possession, or transportation following convictions for certain misdemeanors.
  • HB2088: Economics education and financial literacy; instruction, graduation requirements.
  • HB2141: Community policy and management teams; information sharing.
  • HB2301: Protective orders; assault and battery; penalty.
  • HB2302: Full-day kindergarten; school boards to develop programs.
  • HJ934: Commending the ADAMS Center.
  • HJ958: Commending Langley High School.