Delegate Mark Keam (D-Vienna)

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35: County of Fairfax (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2017
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Commerce and Labor, Education, Finance
Copatroning Habits
51% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 54% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 50% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
12.1% in 2017
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)
Recent Mentions in the Media

Virginia Connection Newspapers: Vienna Remembers Sept. 11

September 11, 2017
#?We need to carry on the memory of them,? he said, before the audience of Vienna Mayor Laurie A. DiRocco, Del. Mark Keam (D-35), Jason Feimster, the commander of Vienna American Legion Post 180, and others who were there to commemorate the ...and more »

Virginia Connection Newspapers: Veterans Care Facility to Open in 2019The Connection Newspapers

September 13, 2017
- The Puller VCC will have 128 all-private rooms, which will be organized into eight 16-room ?households.? Each household has a living/dining room where the ...and more »

Asian Fortune: Virginia Candidate Kathy Tran and Her Passion for Public Service

August 29, 2017
If and when she prevails in the November 7 general election, Kathy Tran would be the third Asian American delegate to the Virginia State Assembly.. I have been humbled by all of the support we have received from local leaders in our community ...

HuffPost: Korean-American Lawmakers Tell Trump To Stop Threats And ...

August 11, 2017
It's the first time Korean-American elected officials have spoken in one voice on the issue.and more » State Legislature Passes Laser Hair Removal Safeguard Bill

February 22, 2017
From the Office of Delegate Mark Keam: A bill sponsored by Delegate Mark Keam (D-Vienna) to address safety concerns over the unregulated use of laser technology for hair removal cleared the final legislative step this week. House Bill 2119 implements a ...Virginia lawmakers pass laser hair removal regulations | WTKR.comwtkr.comall 3 news articles »

These are all of the video clips of Mark Keam’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 45 video clips in all.


  • HB956: Legal notices; advertisement by certain towns.
  • HB957: Laser hair removal technicians; licensure by Board of Medicine.
  • HB2014: Standards of quality; biennial review by Board of Education.
  • HB2110: State Corporation Commission; business entity fees.
  • HB2111: State Corporation Commission; charges for copies.
  • HB2112: Electric utilities; community renewable projects.
  • HB2113: Breach of payroll data; notification requirement.
  • HB2114: Motion picture production tax credit; digital interactive media production.
  • HB2115: General Assembly; Department of Planning and Budget to prepare fiscal impact statements.
  • HB2116: Dogs and cats; regulation of sale.
  • HB2117: Law-enforcement agencies, local; body-worn cameras.
  • HB2118: Officer-involved deaths; community-policing programs and training standards.
  • HB2119: Laser hair removal; limits practice.
  • HB2120: Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; membership composition.
  • HB2121: Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; use of certain revenues by localities.
  • HB2122: Virginia Public Procurement Act; cooperative procurement for construction projects.
  • HB2123: Vienna, Town of; conservation and replacement of trees.
  • HJ768: Commending Green Hedges School.
  • HJ769: Commending Kaitlyn Hyun.
  • HJ770: Commending Karin's Florist.
  • HJ771: Commending Gary A. Ambrose.
  • HJ772: Commending the Vienna Host Lions Club.
  • HJ773: Commending The Rotary Foundation.
  • HJ774: Celebrating the life of Connie Henry.
  • HJ775: Celebrating the life of Eric John Franklin.
  • HJ776: Celebrating the life of Kenneth A. Lawrence.
  • HJ872: Commending American Legion Dyer-Gunnell Post 180.
  • HJ904: Commending Baldino's Lock & Key.
  • HJ905: Celebrating the life of the Reverend Won Sang Lee.
  • HJ907: Commending Money & King Funeral Home.
  • HJ908: Commending the Little Library of Vienna.
  • HJ909: Commending First Baptist Church of Vienna.
  • HJ1001: Celebrating the life of Young Suk Lowe.
  • HB946: Tow truck drivers and towing and recovery operators; regulation of towing.
  • HB947: Transportation, Department of; induced demand considered in certain projects.
  • HB948: License plates, special; revenue sharing for elementary or secondary education.
  • HB949: Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA); membership composition.
  • HB950: Military decorations; fraudulent representation about being a recipient, penalty.
  • HB951: Taxation, Department of; disclosure of certain tax information.
  • HB952: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption for tampons and sanitary napkins.
  • HB953: Imitation controlled substances; maximum disciplinary action for student.
  • HB954: Concussions; local school division policy to include Return to Learn Protocol for student-athletes.
  • HB955: Limited liability companies; entity conversions.
  • HB956: Legal notices; advertisement by certain towns.
  • HB957: Laser hair removal technicians; licensure by Board of Medicine.
  • HB958: Cruelty to animals; drowning of an animal subject to criminal penalties.
  • HB1308: School board policies, local; students volunteering at polling places.
  • HB1309: Office of Immigrant Assistance created.
  • HB1382: Real property tax; tax on commercial and industrial property in certain localities.
  • HB1383: Highways, Commissioner of; annual report to be made public.
  • HJ131: Constitutional amendment; right to vote (first reference).
  • HR229: Commending Gregory Hood.
  • HR230: Commending Mark A. Merrell.
  • HR231: Commending the Oakton High School girls' basketball team.
  • HR232: Commending Corey Thornblad.
  • HR233: Commending the Vienna Jammers.
  • HR234: Commending the Womens Center.
  • HB2064: Anti-Corruption, Division of; created within the Department of Law.
  • HB2065: Election Fraud Ombudsman, Office of the; established within the Department of Elections.
  • HB2066: Public libraries; policy of the Commonwealth concerning service to the communities.
  • HB2068: Senior citizens' higher education; income limit.
  • HB2069: Child day programs; notice to parents of emergency situations.
  • HB2087: Court-appointed counsel; waiver application for compensation in child welfare cases.
  • HB2089: Employee safety; abusive work environment.
  • HB2090: Restaurants; training standards that address food safety and food allergy awareness and safety.
  • HB2091: Barbers and Cosmetology, Board for; limits practice of laser hair removal to master estheticians.
  • HB2093: Va. Residential Landlord & Tenant Act; landlord required to install new lock when change in tenancy.
  • HB2095: Real property tax on commercial and industrial property.
  • HB2096: Electronic summons systems; fees assessed by towns.
  • HB2097: Condemnation proceedings; mandatory dispute resolution orientation session.
  • HB2099: Use of certain revenues by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority.
  • HB2101: Tree replacement; policy used by VDOT.
  • HJ639: Commending Simon S. Lee.
  • HJ640: Commending the Town of Vienna.
  • HJ641: Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution; designating as January 30, 2016.
  • HJ657: Commending the Rotary Club of Vienna.
  • HJ658: Commending the Optimist Club of Greater Vienna.
  • HJ667: Commending Rosemary Tran Lauer.
  • HJ668: Commending the Stroke Comeback Center.
  • HJ674: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965.
  • HJ944: Commending Flint Hill Elementary School.
  • HJ945: Celebrating the life of Gerald William Maravetz.
  • HR302: Commending the Vienna Woman's Club.
  • HR305: Celebrating the life of Keith A. Bodamer.
  • HB829: Automated sales suppression devices; falsifying electronic records, penalties.
  • HB830: Employment; discrimination on basis of military status.
  • HB831: Nursing homes; DH to study care of individuals with dementia residing in facilities.
  • HB832: Law enforcement & behavioral health services providers; DBHDS to study communication & cooperation.
  • HB833: Safe days for employees; duty of employer to provide.
  • HB834: Harassment by computer; bullying.
  • HB835: Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; disclosure of underground pipelines or storage tanks.
  • HB836: Wages and salaries; payment by prepaid cards.
  • HB837: Virginia Freedom of Information Act; state agencies to post notice of allowable charges.
  • HB838: Absentee ballot; procedures for return of envelope.
  • HB1130: Virginia - Korea Advisory Board; established, report.
  • HJ98: Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy Awareness Day; designating as July 12, 2014.
  • HJ100: Commending Mahri Aste.
  • HJ314: Commending Madena Jane Seeman.
  • HJ315: Commending Laurie Genevro Cole.
  • HJ365: Commending Louise Archer Elementary School.
  • HJ377: Celebrating the life of Madena Jane Seeman.
  • HJ5026: Celebrating the life of John Jerome McHale.
  • HJ5050: Commending the Family Counseling Center of Greater Washington.
  • HJ5056: Commending James Andrew Ashe.
  • HJ5080: Commending the Fairfax County Convention and Visitors Association.
  • HJ5083: Commending the James Madison High School girls' second varsity crew team.
  • HJ5103: Celebrating the life of Richard B. Dingman.
  • HR115: Commending the James Madison High School junior varsity wrestling team.
  • HR124: Commending Michael J. Polychrones.
  • HR184: Commending the Penderbrook Community Association.
  • HR509: Commending the Korean Community Service Center of Greater Washington.
  • HB1040: License plates, special; issuance of those commemorating America's buffalo soldiers.
  • HB1041: Income tax, state and corporate; tax credit for hiring veterans.
  • HB1044: Minority Business Enterprises, Department of; changes definition of small business.
  • HB2124: Following too closely; operator of any vehicle shall not get closer than is reasonable.
  • HB2125: Virginia Freedom of Information Act; requests for records.
  • HB2126: License plates, special; issuance of those commemorating America's buffalo soldiers.
  • HB2131: Real property tax; modifies and clarifies special taxes that Fairfax County may impose.
  • HB2132: General Assembly; prohibits any committee from reporting bill containing new sales & use tax exempt.
  • HB2133: Employment discrimination; current employment status.
  • HB2134: Virginia Freedom of Information Act; state agencies to post schedule of costs for producing records.
  • HB2141: Highway maintenance payments; increased by Commissioner where there are high traffic volumes.
  • HB2142: Farm wineries; locality may not regulate activities.
  • HB2143: Voting; handling of provisional ballot envelope information.
  • HB2148: Corrections, Department of; exchange of medical and mental health records, etc.
  • HB2149: Freshwater fish; sale and purchase of those that are grown in aquaculture facility.
  • HB2157: Financial institutions; checks required to show date account was opened.
  • HB2332: Tobacco products; abolishes 10% tax on distributor, etc., licensure of retailers
  • HJ685: Standards of Quality; JLARC to study funding and teacher-student ratios.
  • HJ723: Commending the Oakton High School football team.
  • HJ724: Hepatitis B Awareness Day; designating as May 19, 2013, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ735: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Richard Leland Fisher.
  • HJ746: Commending Korean American veterans of the Vietnam War.
  • HJ794: Commending John Horejsi.
  • HR196: Commending the Organization of Korean American Women, Inc.
  • HR216: Commending the Korean American Foundation of the United States of America; 110th anniversary.
  • HB1038: Overweight and oversize vehicle permits and fees; provides a method of assigning cost-based fees.
  • HB1039: Highway maintenance payments; increased by Commisioner where traffic volumes exceed certain average.
  • HB1040: License plates, special; issuance of those commemorating America's buffalo soldiers.
  • HB1041: Income tax, state and corporate; tax credit for hiring veterans.
  • HB1042: Driver's licenses; extends expiration date for certain active military personnel.
  • HB1043: Vehicle registration; grace period for replacement of plates, etc., for member of armed forces, etc.
  • HB1044: Minority Business Enterprises, Department of; changes definition of small business.
  • HB1045: Uniform Statewide Building Code; requires Board of Housing and Community Development to revise.
  • HB1046: Real property tax; exemption for elderly and disabled.
  • HB1047: Elections; authorizes locality to extend hours polls are open.
  • HB1048: Miranda rights; to be read in arrestee's native language.
  • HB1123: Criminal history record information; access by State Treasurer.
  • HJ491: Celebrating the life of Young Woo Kang, Ph.D.
  • HJ526: Celebrating the life of Charles D. Glaze.
  • HJ527: Commending the Oakton High School girls' varsity swim and dive team.
  • HJ5003: Celebrating the life of Frederick M. Crabtree, Sr.
  • HJ5004: Commending the Oakton High School girls' basketball team.
  • HJ5026: Commending Marshall Road Elementary School.
  • HJ5029: Commending the James Madison High School band program.
  • HR55: Celebrating the life of Karen N. McAllister.
  • HB1123: Second Chance Act; Secretary of Public Safety, et al. to study and make recommendations.
  • HB1361: Computer & digital forensic services; exempt from regulation as a private security service business.
  • HB2269: Freedom of Information Act; criminal records are exempt from mandatory provisions.
  • HB2270: Electric utility rate structures; advancing conservation and efficiency.
  • HB2271: Computer and digital forensic services; exempt from regulation as private security service business.
  • HB2272: Local professional license violations; creates a statute of limitations.
  • HB2273: Local building officials; authority to issue summonses for violations of statutes.
  • HB2274: Claims-made liability insurance policies; prohibits insurer from denying coverage.
  • HB2275: Spousal support; court shall have authority to order party to maintain existing life insurance.
  • HB2276: Commitment on parole supervision; court services unit to consult with local department.
  • HB2277: State boards, commissions, and other collegial bodies; compensation paid to citizen members.
  • HB2278: Real estate tax; relief for elderly and permanently and totally disabled.
  • HB2279: Emergency medical services personnel; certification of applicants.
  • HB2442: Hunting; allows a person to hunt any wild bird or wild animal on Sundays.
  • HB2443: Hunting deer; allows persons to hunt with a bow and arrow or crossbow on Sundays.
  • HB2444: Commissioners of the revenue; authorized to examine books and records for sales tax purposes.
  • HB2525: Judicial review of school board decision; aggrieved person.
  • HJ637: Veterans; Department of Veterans Services to study certification and licensing opportunities.
  • HJ786: Celebrating the life of Edward E. Purcell, Jr.
  • HJ787: Celebrating the life of Wilbert Thomas Cooke, Jr.
  • HJ788: Celebrating the life of Josephine Faoro Weber.
  • HJ789: Celebrating the life of Khristin Kyllo.
  • HJ966: Commending the Korean-American Association of Virginia.
  • HB1123: Second Chance Act; Secretary of Public Safety, et al. to study and make recommendations.
  • HB1124: Street maintenance payments; provides for increased payments where traffic volumes exceed average.
  • HB1125: Motor vehicles; administrative impoundment thereof when driving without an operator's license.
  • HB1126: Uniform Statewide Building Code; grading limitations.
  • HB1127: Elected or appointed officials; limit on attorney-issued subpoenas.
  • HB1128: Composite index of local ability-to-pay; cap.
  • HB1129: Standards of Quality; increase positions for students with limited English proficiency.
  • HB1130: Health insurance purchasing pool; SOA to prepare a program design for businesses with 50 or fewer.
  • HB1131: Transportation Board; formulas for allocating funds.
  • HB1132: Income tax, corporate; Renewable Energy Job Creation tax credit.
  • HB1133: Adoptions; prior to placement, agency must provide explanation of adoption process.
  • HB1358: Electric utility rate structures; advancing conservation and efficiency.
  • HB1359: Income tax, corporate; tax credit for investments in machinery or equipment by small businesses.
  • HB1360: Income tax, state; telework expenses tax credit.
  • HB1361: Computer & digital forensic services; exempt from regulation as a private security service business.
  • HJ359: Celebrating the life of Donald Robert Colburn.
  • HJ366: Commending Rosemary Tran Lauer and Devotion to Children.