Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)

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35: County of Fairfax (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2019
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Commerce and Labor, Education, Finance
Copatroning Habits
53% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 64% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 52% 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

State-champ Madison softball team lauded by House of Delegates:

September 2, 2018
  Inside NoVAFull coverage

MAG Aerospace to invest $5.5 million to relocate and expand corporate headquarters in Fairfax County:

August 22, 2018
  Augusta Free PressFull coverage

Video, Photos: Karenna Gore Leads Rally in Arlington for Our Planet, Against Destructive/Dirty Fossil Fuel (eg, Fracked ...:

September 8, 2018
  Blue Virginia (press release) (blog)Full coverage

Video: Some Good Answers by Ralph Northam on WTOP ?Ask the Governor??Except for Total, Massive #FAIL on the ...:

August 23, 2018
  Blue Virginia (press release) (blog)Full coverage

COMMUNITY GUIDE 2018: The 4-1-1 on Sun Gazette communities:

September 19, 2018
  Inside NoVAFull coverage

These are all of the video clips of Mark Keam’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 50 video clips in all.


  • HB384: Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Board of Directors; review of Board.
  • HB387: Driver's license renewals; shall not be issued for more than eight years or less than five years.
  • HB389: Child abuse and neglect; notice of founded reports to Superintendent of Public Instruction.
  • HB390: High school graduation; certificates of program completion.
  • HB391: Uniform Statewide Building Code; enforcement, inspection warrants, hoarding.
  • HB392: Electric utility regulation; solar energy.
  • HB393: Electric utilities; net energy metering, program cap.
  • HB394: Philanthropy and Social Innovation, Advisory Board on; established, sunset provision.
  • HB396: State Corporation Commission; assistance with foreign insurance policies.
  • HB397: Absentee voting; certain information not required when completing application in person.
  • HB399: School boards; work-based learning experiences for students, notification.
  • HB400: Chesapeake Bay watershed; replacement of trees during development process.
  • HB781: Virginia Open Data Initiative Act; created, report.
  • HB783: Legal notices; advertisement by certain towns.
  • HB784: Congressional & state legislative districts; criteria for General Assembly to observe in drawing.
  • HB785: General Assembly; Department of Planning and Budget to prepare fiscal impact statements.
  • HB786: Taxes, local; taxpayer's application to court to correct erroneous assessments.
  • HB787: Real property taxes; appeals to boards of equalization.
  • HB788: Tax return preparers; requirement that paid preparers use identification numbers, civil penalty.
  • HB789: Banks; stock ownership by directors.
  • HB790: Barbers and cosmetologists, licensed; exemptions.
  • HB1434: Menstrual supplies; school board to make available in school buildings at no cost to students.
  • HB1573: Income tax, corporate; SCC to adjust base rates of electric utilities for changes in rates.
  • HB1596: Virginia Consumer Protection Act; open-end credit plans.
  • HJ43: Commending the Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center.
  • HJ44: Commending the Shepherd's Center of Oakton-Vienna.
  • HJ45: Commending the Vienna Area National Organization for Women.
  • HJ46: Constitutional amendment; right to vote (first reference).
  • HJ47: Constitutional amendment; Governor's term of office (first reference).
  • HJ48: Constitutional amendment; joint election of Governor and Lieutenant Governor (first reference).
  • HJ50: Commending James Madison High School softball team.
  • HJ51: Vienna Chiropractic Associates; commemorating its 35th anniversary.
  • HJ52: Commending Mountain Kim Martial Arts.
  • HJ53: Celebrating the life of Leonard Anthony Schultz.
  • HJ54: Japanese Americans in World War II; commemorative postage stamp.
  • HJ55: Endometriosis Awareness Month; designating as March 2018, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ144: Sorensen Day; designating as February 13, 2018.
  • HJ145: Commending Ray's Auto Body.
  • HJ146: Commending County Transmissions, Inc.
  • HJ147: Commending Billy Weber Tire.
  • HJ150: Commending the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia.
  • HJ160: Commending Leadership Fairfax.
  • HJ228: Commending Charles W. Hall.
  • HJ229: Celebrating the life of Frederick L. Hawk.
  • HJ230: Commending the XXIII Olympic Winter Games.
  • HJ231: Commending the U19 Girls Vienna Youth Soccer Phoenix '99.
  • HJ232: Commending Ayuda.
  • HJ234: Commending the Northern Virginia Regional Commission.
  • HJ241: Commending Clarene Helen Vickery.
  • HJ281: Commending the Virginia Poverty Law Center.
  • HJ300: Commending the James Madison High School band.
  • HJ362: Commending the Dunn Loring Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department.
  • HJ363: Commending the James Madison High School girls' swim and dive team.
  • 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.