Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg)

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Party
Republican
District
7: Counties of Floyd, Montgomery (part), and Pulaski (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2012
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Appropriations, Militia, Police and Public Safety, Privileges and Elections
Age
51
Website
electnickrush.com
Copatroning Habits
81% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 77% 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
42.1% in 2019
Recent Mentions in the Media

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November 25, 2019 | 3:00 am
  

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November 22, 2019 | 3:00 am
  

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Roanoke Times: Blue Ridge Caucus: Voting rights, gun control, abortion, driver's license suspensions among first bills filled

November 18, 2019 | 3:00 am
  

Augusta Free Press: Virginia Tech employees honored for their military service

November 11, 2019 | 3:00 am
  

These are all of the video clips of Nick Rush’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2013. There are 13 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB362: Law-enforcement officer; change in definition, security division of the Virginia Lottery.
  • HB1738: School buildings; plans to be reviewed by a professional trained & experienced in crime prevention.
  • HB1739: Public School Security Equipment Grant Act of 2013; eligible security equipment.
  • HB2166: Law-enforcement officer; change in definition, security division of Virginia Lottery.
  • HB2180: Semiconductor Manufacturing Grant Fund; created.
  • HB2181: Radford University; authority to establish Radford University-Roanoke Division.
  • HB2190: Tobacco Indemnification & Community Revitalization Fund; investments in Va. Venture Capital Accts.
  • HB2191: Bank franchise; tax credit for student loan refinancing.
  • HB2192: Public school buildings and facilities; modernization.
  • HB2490: Tech Talent Investment Program and Fund; created, report.
  • HB2548: Felons; restoration of firearms rights, report to State Police.
  • HB2588: Military-overseas ballots; electronic return of voted ballots, pilot program.
  • HB2715: Tax; responsibility for collection and satisfaction of all fines, costs, etc.
  • HB2787: Virginia voter registration system; security plans and procedures, remedying security risks.
  • HB2790: Absentee voting; no-excuse in-person, beginning on 2nd Sat. immediately preceding election.
  • HJ677: Blockchain technology; joint subcommittee to study emergence & integration in the economy.
  • HJ705: Cameron Crowder Pediatric Care Awareness Day.
  • HJ792: Commending the New River Valley Regional Commission.
  • HR379: Celebrating the life of James P. Clouse, Ph.D.
  • HB359: Rabies; quarantine of dog after possible exposure, police dogs.
  • HB361: Billboards; relocation of certain signs.
  • HB362: Law-enforcement officer; change in definition, security division of the Virginia Lottery.
  • HB364: Execution of temporary detention orders; inmates in local correctional facilities.
  • HB365: Income tax, state and corporate; subtraction for Virginia real estate investment trust income.
  • HB366: Felons; restoration of firearms rights, report to State Police.
  • HB367: Investment advisors; registration fee review, report.
  • HB368: Affordable Care Act; waiver request by Commissioner of Insurance.
  • HB370: DMV; fees unpaid, minimum amount due prior to suspension of services or privileges.
  • HB1181: Online Va. Network Authority; adds Chancellor of Va. Community College System to board of trustees.
  • HB1184: Veterinary medicine; students exempt from licensure.
  • HB1498: Sales and Use Tax; exemption on sales of certain personal property.
  • HB1499: Safety inspection stickers; placement on motorcycles.
  • HB1500: New River Valley Emergency Communications Regional Authority; annual budget contribution.
  • HB1517: Conflict of Interests Acts, State and Local Government, and General Assembly; prohibited contracts.
  • HB1518: Virginia Indoor Clean Air Act; hookah lounges.
  • HJ42: General Casimir Pulaski Day; designating as October 11, 2018, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ214: Celebrating the life of Colonel Wesley Lee Fox, USMC, Ret.
  • HR200: Celebrating the life of Patrick James Rutzinski.
  • HB1171: Corrections, State Board of; notification of tertiary care of prisoner.
  • HB1741: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge; designating as Virginia Route 114 bridge.
  • HB1742: License plates, special; changes fees for plates for certain veterans.
  • HB1743: Alcoholic beverage control; retail on-premises license for nonprofit cinema houses.
  • HB1744: Alcoholic beverage control; disposable containers.
  • HB1745: Restoration of firearms rights; report to State Police.
  • HB1746: Higher educational institutions; possession and administration of epinephrine.
  • HB2074: Income tax, state and corporate; subtraction for Virginia venture capital account investment.
  • HB2193: Personal property tax; business property.
  • HB2194: Noxious weeds; golden bamboo.
  • HB2211: Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Fund; investments of assets.
  • HB2354: Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; school board employees, Planning District 4.
  • HJ620: Commending the 82nd Airborne Division.
  • HJ706: Constitutional amendment (first resolution); tangible personal property tax; exemption.
  • HB377: Felons; restoration of firearms rights, report to State Police.
  • HB961: Higher educational institutions; alternative tuition or fee structures to students, report.
  • HB1010: Tire chains; Department of Transportation to require semitrailers to use from Oct. 15 to April 15.
  • HB1058: Veterinarians; exemption from licensure, practice of veterinary medicine.
  • HB1119: Motor vehicles; exhaust system in good working order.
  • HB1171: Corrections, Board of; notification of tertiary care of prisoner.
  • HB1291: Virginia Lottery; prohibits ticket courier services in the Commonwealth.
  • HB1322: Correctional officers; survey upon resignation, termination, or employment transition.
  • HJ133: Commending Kelly Brice Walters.
  • HJ152: Commending the Christiansburg Lions Club.
  • HJ196: Commending Wendell G. Peters.
  • HJ298: Commending Schaeffer Memorial Baptist Church.
  • HJ299: Commending Shannon Zeman.
  • HJ300: Commending Kadyn Camper.
  • HJ301: Commending J. T. Whitt.
  • HJ379: Commending the Christiansburg High School wrestling team.
  • HJ446: Commending James Earp.
  • HR243: Celebrating the life of James Edward Earp, Sr.
  • HB867: Prisoners; notification of tertiary care.
  • HB1145: Firearms; restoration of rights, report to State Police.
  • HB1480: Virginia Retirement System; creditable service for General Assembly members.
  • HB1481: ABC; farm wine produced by educational institutions exclusively for research, etc.
  • HB1482: Alcoholic beverage control; creates an art instruction studio license.
  • HB1483: Real property assessment; valuation for land preservation.
  • HB1621: Real property tax; notice of assessments.
  • HB1692: Higher educational institutions; alternative tuition or fee structures offered to students.
  • HB2183: Designating the Trooper Andrew Fox Memorial Bridge.
  • HB2214: Firearms; restoration of rights, report to Department of State Police.
  • HB2215: Prisoners; notification of tertiary care.
  • HB2269: Kenneth B. Gibson Memorial Park-and-Ride; designating as park-and-ride facility on Interstate 81.
  • HJ580: Commending the Newbern Community Christian Church and Glen Lyn Church of Christ Bible Bowl team.
  • HJ871: Commending Matt Hagan.
  • HR316: Commending the Christiansburg High School wrestling team.
  • HB866: Charter; Town of Christiansburg.
  • HB867: Prisoners; notification of tertiary care.
  • HB872: Interjurisdictional law-enforcement agreement; agreement may allow loan of unmarked police vehicles.
  • HB1077: Insurable interest requirement; annuity contracts.
  • HB1078: Virginia state lottery; lottery sales agent license suspension, etc.
  • HB1079: Virginia state lottery; changes name of Lottery Department, Lottery Board, and Lottery Fund.
  • HB1145: Firearms; restoration of rights, report to State Police.
  • HB1170: Stormwater management; separately built single-family residences.
  • HJ340: Commending the Floyd County High School softball team.
  • HJ341: Commending the Auburn High School girls' volleyball team.
  • HJ342: Commending Larry Shelor.
  • HJ343: Commending Richard Ballengee.
  • HJ405: Commending Dr. Vinod Chachra.
  • HJ5039: Commending the Christiansburg High School boys' indoor track and field team.
  • HJ5165: Commending the Tuxedo Pandas.
  • HJ5192: Commending Pulaski County High School.
  • HR166: Commending Caleb Shane Tanner.
  • HR167: Commending the Christiansburg High School wrestling team.
  • HB1484: Farm vehicles; extends travel distance limitation on unregistered vehicles used on seasonal basis.
  • HB1485: DMV registration; expiration and renewal.
  • HB1486: Insurance agents; requirements for continuing education.
  • HB1487: Computer Crimes Act; civil action for violation of Act, limitations period.
  • HB1488: Stormwater management program; delays date local governments will have to for administering.
  • HB1489: State employees; State Comptroller to process payroll on weekly basis.
  • HB1772: Department of Corrections; electronic notice.
  • HB2022: Voter registration list exchange; SBE shall request information to identify duplicate registrations.
  • HB2231: Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Fund; amount of financial assistance.
  • HB2310: Mountain ridge construction; locality to define height of tall buildings, etc.,for regulation.
  • HJ722: Celebrating the life of Andrew David Fox.
  • HJ799: Commending the Auburn High School girls' 92 volleyball team.
  • HJ800: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Andrew Dow Owens.
  • HJ837: Celebrating the life of John Tyrone Hairston.
  • HJ907: Celebrating the life of Thomas Cole Stone Ryan.
  • HJ968: Commending the Atlantic Coast Conference.
  • HR131: Commending the Dublin Volunteer Fire Department.
  • HB793: Drug treatment court; established in County of Montgomery.
  • HB794: Urban development areas; incorporation of areas optional rather than mandatory, etc.
  • HB795: Food and beverage tax; authorizes Floyd County to impose.
  • HB796: Health, State Board of; guidelines for cleanup of residential property used as clandestine drug lab.
  • HJ276: Commending United Auto Workers Local 2069.
  • HJ320: Celebrating the life of the Honorable James Robert Dobyns.
  • HJ329: Commending Doug Marrs.
  • HJ445: Commending Matt Hagan.
  • HR513: Celebrating the life of Dorothy Hall Fowler Sheffey.
  • HR537: Commending the Christiansburg High School boys' basketball team.