Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington)

Photo of Patrick Hope
Party
Democratic
District
47: County of Arlington (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Courts of Justice, General Laws, Health, Welfare and Institutions
Website
hopeforvirginia.org
Copatroning Habits
77% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 86% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 60% of them are Democrats.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
28.6% in 2019
Recent Mentions in the Media

Fort Hunt Herald: Justice: Legislation introduced to 'rename, repurpose' Virginia State Crime Commission

December 13, 2019 | 8:11 am
  

Covering the Corridor: Surovell bills would create Justice Commission, ban fracking in eastern Virginia

December 12, 2019 | 11:46 pm
  

Blue Virginia: Video: House Judiciary Marks Up the Articles of Impeachment – Day 2

December 12, 2019 | 5:25 am
  

Blue Virginia: Senator Scott Surovell and Delegate Patrick Hope Introduce Justice Commission

December 12, 2019 | 5:06 am
  

ARLnow: Morning Notes

December 11, 2019 | 7:30 am
  

These are all of the video clips of Patrick Hope’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 113 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB62: Transient occupancy tax; removes July 1, 2021, sunset date from Arlington County, etc.
  • HB92: Virginia State Justice Commission; purpose, membership.
  • HB1642: Restrictive housing; data collection and reporting, Department of Corrections to submit report.
  • HB1643: Teacher licensure; alternate routes.
  • HB1812: DMAS; waiver eligibility criteria, dependents of foreign service members.
  • HB1814: Deferral of jury service; persons who have legal custody/responsibility for care of a child.
  • HB1815: Assisted living facilities; emergency electrical power source, disclosure to prospective residents.
  • HB1852: Civil commitment of sexually violent predators; petition for release, procedures.
  • HB1896: European honey bee; designating as the official state pollinator.
  • HB1933: Prisoners; medical and mental health treatment of those incapable of giving consent.
  • HB2372: Licensed or voluntarily registered family day homes; storage of firearms.
  • HB2384: Public schools; tobacco products and nicotine vapor products.
  • HB2652: Regulation of licensed providers; Board of BHDS to require disclosure of certain information.
  • HB2745: Dangerous dog; deferral of proceedings, removal of finding.
  • HJ816: Commending Justin Carey.
  • HJ1005: Celebrating the life of Jose Del Carmen Carbajal.
  • HJ1008: Celebrating the life of John M. Cornman.
  • HJ1009: Celebrating the life of Timothy Martin Wise.
  • HJ1010: Celebrating the life of Lucy E. Denney.
  • HJ1011: Celebrating the life of Carolyn W. Johnson.
  • HJ1012: Celebrating the life of Sheila Elizabeth Norman.
  • HJ1013: Commending Robin Norman.
  • HJ1014: Commending the League of Women Voters of Arlington.
  • HJ1015: Commending the Arlington Area Agency on Aging.
  • HJ1016: Commending Captain Todd Marzano, USN.
  • HJ1017: Commending Linda Lindberg.
  • HJ1018: Commending Timothy Wyatt Cotman, Jr.
  • HJ1019: Commending Zachary Norrbom.
  • HJ1020: Commending the Honorable Richard J. McCue.
  • HJ1021: Commending Thomas J. Kelley, Jr.
  • HB17: Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.
  • HB18: Transient occupancy tax; removes sunset date from Arlington County's authority to impose.
  • HB50: School meal policies; each local school board required to adopt policies.
  • HB52: Competency and sanity evaluations; location of evaluation.
  • HB53: Persons acquitted by reason of insanity; evaluation.
  • HB88: Marijuana field test; evidence at trial.
  • HB190: Real property tax; boards of equalization.
  • HB231: County manager plan of government; popular election of school board.
  • HB233: Arts and cultural districts; relocates an existing section related to creation of districts.
  • HB234: Health insurance; synchronization of medications.
  • HB257: Virginia Public Procurement Act; definitions, responsible bidder or offeror.
  • HB363: Sexual orientation change efforts; prohibited as training for certain health care providers, etc.
  • HB440: Indigent defendants; public defender office, appointment of counsel.
  • HB447: Chesapeake Bay Preservation Areas; preservation of mature trees.
  • HB642: Legal notices; online publications.
  • HB643: First responders; reduced rate tuition.
  • HB644: Meningococcal conjugate; immunizations, requirement of one dose before child enters sixth grade.
  • HB645: Strip searches; authorized search of certain misdemeanants, etc.
  • HB794: Virginia Indoor Clean Air Act; smoking in public buildings prohibited, penalty.
  • HB795: Prisons; isolated confinement prohibited, exceptions.
  • HB796: Zoning; modification, etc., to property for persons with disabilities, board of zoning appeals.
  • HB797: Electronic visitation; state correctional facilities.
  • HB813: Direct service providers; disclosure of information by employers.
  • HB816: Governor's Secretaries; reporting substance abuse data and information.
  • HB927: Firearms magazines and firearms, certain; prohibition of sale, transfer, etc., penalties.
  • HB928: Firearms; possession in legislative buildings.
  • HB929: Licensed family day homes; storage of firearms.
  • HB932: County manager plan; election of board members by instant runoff voting.
  • HB933: Mandatory outpatient treatment; extends time period for adults and juveniles.
  • HB934: Prisoners; medical and mental health treatment of those incapable of giving consent.
  • HB935: Mandatory outpatient treatment; consent.
  • HB1315: Sports official; punishment for using abusive language towards official.
  • HB1355: Minors; alternative facility of temporary detention.
  • HB1445: Health insurance; coverage decisions, medically necessary services.
  • HB1476: Uniform Statewide Building Code; Board of HCD to amend.
  • HJ24: U.S Dept. of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics; standard classification for support professionals.
  • HJ123: Assisted living facilities; study an onsite temporary emergency electrical power sources.
  • HJ162: Celebrating the life of Mary Louise Esherick.
  • HJ178: Electrical Safety Month; designating as May 2018, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ286: Celebrating the life of Anna Bess Leavens.
  • HJ333: Commending Bridget Loft.
  • HJ335: Commending Nancy Renfro.
  • HJ336: Commending Jennifer Toussaint.
  • HJ337: Celebrating the life of Cherie Toll Bottum.
  • HJ338: Celebrating the life of Nicole Katherine Orttung.
  • HJ339: Celebrating the life of James Russell Shea.
  • HJ340: Celebrating the life of Jo-Ann Dotson Holland.
  • HJ341: Celebrating the life of Thomas R. Wolanin.
  • HJ342: Celebrating the life of Martha Ann Miller.
  • HJ343: Celebrating the life of Christine Richmond Cottey.
  • HJ352: Commending Jay Fisette.
  • HJ404: Commending the Virginia State Beekeepers Association.
  • HJ409: Commending Mary Mellon.
  • HJ410: Commending the Leadership Center for Excellence.
  • HJ411: Commending Matthew D. Shank.
  • HJ413: Celebrating the life of Dorothy Carter Gill.
  • HJ414: Celebrating the life of William H. Bozman.
  • HJ447: Commending Almaz Abebe.
  • HJ448: Celebrating the life of James Edward Thomas.
  • HJ449: Celebrating the life of Father Gerard Creedon.
  • HB452: Virginia Energy Storage Consortium; created, report.
  • HB1491: Background checks; exceptions, sponsored living and shared residential service providers.
  • HB1492: Child support orders; special needs trust or ABLE savings trust account.
  • HB1493: Sales draft; definition, credit card offenses, penalty.
  • HB1507: Powers & duties of conservator appointed for an absentee; support of an absentee's spouse.
  • HB1508: Critical incident reports; DBHDS to provide written report.
  • HB1533: Required immunizations; meningococcal conjugate.
  • HB1642: Naloxone or other opioid antagonist; possession and administration.
  • HB1734: Virginia Parole Board; exceptions to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).
  • HB1736: Joint Commission on Health Care; sunset.
  • HB1820: Real property tax; board of equalization members in certain counties.
  • HB1882: Capital cases; replacing certain terminology.
  • HB1996: Incompetent defendants; psychiatric treatment.
  • HB1997: Warrantless arrest for misdemeanor; transportation to crisis stabilization unit.
  • HB2306: Arlington County School Board; maximum salary of members.
  • HB2396: Virginia Public Procurement Act; participation of employment services organizations.
  • HJ607: Study; Providing material support for a terrorist organization.
  • HJ728: Commending Preston C. Caruthers.
  • HJ862: Commending AHC Inc.
  • HJ863: Commending Colin Brown.
  • HJ864: Celebrating the life of Ann Creighton Collar Broder.
  • HJ913: Celebrating the life of Ruth Friedenthal Kanter.
  • HJ914: Commending Dr. Lawrence Spoont.
  • HJ924: Commending Michael Wardian.
  • HJ925: Commending the ENDependence Center of Northern Virginia.
  • HJ982: Commending Ana Hernandez.
  • HB91: Telephone systems within correctional facilities; commission payments.
  • HB128: Weapons; possession prohibited in state legislative buildings, penalty.
  • HB427: Conversion therapy; prohibited, no state funds shall be expended for purpose of therapy.
  • HB428: Prisoner's spouse or children; support payments by county or city.
  • HB452: Virginia Energy Storage Consortium; created, report.
  • HB464: Behavioral Health and Developmental Services Trust Fund; use of funds.
  • HB536: Sponsored residential and shared living services; background checks for providers.
  • HB592: Health insurance; dispensing of generic prescription oral contraceptives.
  • HB734: Noxious weeds; advisory committee to evaluate risks of a plant.
  • HB830: Cigarettes and other tobacco products; increases state tax rate.
  • HB1123: Restrooms; retail establishment with toilet facility to allow customer access.
  • HB1146: Local permitting or licensure; consent of common interest community association prohibited.
  • HB1147: Transient occupancy tax; reinstates authority of Arlington County to impose, sunset provision.
  • HB1186: Advanced studies diploma; foreign language requirements, technical programming languages.
  • HB1288: Small Business and Supplier Diversity, Dept. of; certification of employment services organizations.
  • HJ297: Commending Anne Marie Canali Hermann.
  • HJ334: Celebrating the life of Morgan Anthony Ayres.
  • HJ335: Celebrating the life of Corporal Harvey Snook III, ACPD.
  • HJ345: Commending The Boeing Company.
  • HJ431: Celebrating the life of David V. Burds.
  • HJ443: Commending the Honorable Allen H. Harrison, Jr.
  • HJ444: Commending the Honorable Esther L. Wiggins.
  • HB1385: Sexual orientation change efforts; prohibited.
  • HB1403: Prisons; telephone systems within correctional facilities.
  • HB1504: Justice for Victims of Sterilization Act; established, sunset provision.
  • HB1506: Deferred and installment payments; condition of all agreements for fines, costs, etc., posting.
  • HB1548: Concealed handgun permit; revocation of permit if delinquent in child support payments.
  • HB1720: Capital cases; mental retardation.
  • HB2191: Payday loan offices and motor vehicle title loan offices; distance from casino facility.
  • HB2212: Virginia Healthy Transitions Program; established, report.
  • HB2218: Advanced studies diploma; foreign language requirements, technical programming or design language.
  • HB2287: Reproductive health care; adverse action against employee by employers prohibited.
  • HB2308: County manager plan of government; governing body (Arlington County) may appoint county auditor.
  • HJ520: Constitutional amendment; property tax exemption for nonprofit medical clinics serving the indigent.
  • HJ654: Commending Francis X. O'Leary.
  • HJ737: Celebrating the life of Dennis Ray Daniels.
  • HJ801: Commending the Arlington County Police Department.
  • HJ802: Commending the Arlington County Fire Department.
  • HJ829: Commending Joan Trumpauer Mulholland.
  • HJ842: Celebrating the life of Christopher John Kennedy.
  • HJ853: Commending the National Association of Social Workers Virginia Chapter.
  • HJ854: Commending Joanna Wise Barnes.
  • HJ888: Commending the Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation.
  • HB78: Medical malpractice proceedings; standard of care.
  • HB80: Arraignment; defendant may enter conditional guilty plea in certain cases in circuit court.
  • HB81: Judicial retirement; increases mandatory age under Judicial Retirement System.
  • HB102: State legislative buildings; prohibits possession of weapons in buildings except by certain persons.
  • HB196: Pretrial appeals by Commonwealth; Class 1 misdemeanors.
  • HB206: Higher educational institutions, 4-year; mental health resources available to students on website.
  • HB353: Judicial caseloads; weighted caseload system.
  • HB413: Incapacitated persons; filing of evaluation reports, requirement for filing under seal.
  • HB414: Prisons; telephone systems, Prisoner Reentry Fund established.
  • HB423: Alcoholic beverage control; allows passengers to consume alcoholic beverages in motor vehicle, etc.
  • HB540: Private behavioral health services providers; licensure.
  • HB1106: Virginia Commission on Youth; shall review use of seclusion and restraint in schools.
  • HB1111: Tobacco products; electronic cigarettes, minors.
  • HB1133: Death penalty; persons with mental disability and mental impairments ineligible.
  • HB1135: Sexual orientation; change efforts prohibited.
  • HB1240: Guardian ad litem; mandatory reporting of child abuse or neglect.
  • HJ86: Virginia Freedom of Information Advisory Council; report on FOIA.
  • HJ90: Home health care providers; compensation and benefits, JCHC to report.
  • HJ184: Commending Terri Lynch.
  • HJ192: Celebrating the life of Susan Dewar Zajac.
  • HJ208: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Eleanor Spence Dobson.
  • HJ247: Celebrating the life of Robert G. Atkins.
  • HJ284: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the United States Surgeon General's Smoking report.
  • HJ288: Commending the Arlington County Medical Society.
  • HJ354: Celebrating the life of Captain Lloyd Clermont Mostrom, USN (Ret.).
  • HJ355: Celebrating the life of Jean Sherman Mostrom.
  • HJ470: Commending Kate Waller Barrett Elementary School.
  • HJ475: Celebrating the life of the Honorable John L. Melnick.
  • HJ476: Celebrating the life of Hope Cosby Davies.
  • HJ477: Celebrating the life James Bankhead Taylor Thornton Davies.
  • HJ5020: Commending Richard V. Doud, Jr.
  • HJ5077: Celebrating the life of John C. Youngs.
  • HJ5111: Celebrating the life of Mary C. McBride.
  • HJ5199: Commending the Honorable Robert H. Brink.
  • HJ5200: Celebrating the life of Katherine S. Beyer.
  • HJ5249: Commending Linden Resources.
  • HR7: House of Delegates; establishing a rule that prohibits firearms on floor of House of Delegates.
  • HB158: Devocalization of cats and dogs; veterinarians to keep records of procedures, etc., penalty.
  • HB159: Nursing home patients; notice to Long-Term Care Ombudsman when patient is discharged or transferred.
  • HB162: Telecommunications services; SCC to excercise jurisdiction over rates and charges for prisoners.
  • HB396: Invasive plants; Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services to adopt regulations to control.
  • HB398: Radiology benefits managers; decision to deny physician's order for diagnostic radiology test.
  • HB835: Shared work programs; established, report.
  • HB1311: Appeal of bond decision; court may stay execution of order for so long as reasonably practicable.
  • HB1391: State legislative buildings; prohibits possession of weapons in Capitol of Va., exception.
  • HB1407: Inmates; eligibility for medical assistance.
  • HB1511: Assisted living facilities, licensed; access to temporary emergency electrical power source.
  • HB1614: Human papillomavirus vaccine; required for all children.
  • HB1664: State plan management partnership exchange; review and approval.
  • HB1665: General Assembly members; prohibited conduct.
  • HB1854: Prisons; telephone systems.
  • HB2025: Firearms; requires background check for any purchase.
  • HB2182: Hospitals; classification of certain facilities in which abortions are performed.
  • HB2183: Hospitals; classification of certain facilities in which abortions are performed.
  • HB2221: Firearms; prohibiting selling, etc., to certain persons.
  • HJ362: Commending CACI International Inc. on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
  • HJ567: VegWeek; designating as last full week in April 2013, and in each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ571: JCHC; study of feasibility of developing program of trained primary care personnel.
  • HJ573: Constitutional amendment; property tax exemption for nonprofit medical clinics serving indigent.
  • HJ589: Commending Sheriff Elizabeth F. Arthur.
  • HJ706: Commending the Honorable Karen A. Henenberg.
  • HJ745: FOIA; Council to study whether Act should be amended.
  • HJ756: Celebrating the life of Betty A. Thompson.
  • HR118: Celebrating the life of Gail Ann Goodridge.
  • HR129: Medical assistance services; Governor to work together with General Assembly to extend program.
  • HR135: Celebrating the life of John Bayard Buck.
  • HR141: Celebrating the life of John Stewart Bottum.
  • HR146: Celebrating the life of Martha Allston Wildhack.
  • HR166: Commending Long Branch Nature Center.
  • HR198: Commending the Cathedral of Saint Thomas More.
  • HB158: Devocalization of cats and dogs; veterinarians to keep records of procedures, etc., penalty.
  • HB159: Nursing home patients; notice to Long-Term Care Ombudsman when patient is discharged or transferred.
  • HB160: Cigarette and other tobacco products; increases tax rates.
  • HB161: State employees; Director of DHRM to provide next of kin with flag when killed in line duty.
  • HB162: Telecommunications services; SCC to excercise jurisdiction over rates and charges for prisoners.
  • HB163: Judicial retirement; increases mandatory retirement age to 73.
  • HB164: Virginia Indoor Clean Air Act; smoking in public buildings prohibited, penalty.
  • HB165: Geriatric prisoners; those at 60 may petition Parole Board for conditional release.
  • HB396: Invasive plants; Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services to adopt regulations to control.
  • HB397: Parole Board; exceptions to Freedom of Information Act.
  • HB398: Radiology benefits managers; decision to deny physician's order for diagnostic radiology test.
  • HB399: Congenital cyanotic heart disease, critical; VDH to implement program for screening infants.
  • HB400: School boards, local; policies permitting parents to observe children.
  • HB401: Landlord and tenant laws; landlord obligations, receipt required for certain rent payments.
  • HB402: Health Benefit Exchange Authority; created, report.
  • HB835: Shared work programs; established, report.
  • HB836: Pregnant prisoners; prohibits use of restraints by any correctional facility.
  • HB837: District court employees; local salary supplements may be paid wholly out of local funds.
  • HB838: House of Delegates Districts; technical adjustment in boundaries.
  • HB1187: Noncompetition agreements; prohibits contract that serves to restrict an employee from engaging.
  • HB1222: Public Procurement Act; definition of employment services organization, technical changes.
  • HB1223: Weapons; possession in legislative buildings.
  • HB1274: Nursing facility transfer & discharge procedures; workgroup to clarify requirements and guidelines.
  • HJ126: Solitary confinement; JLARC to study uses including segregation, isolation, etc., by DOC.
  • HJ180: Commending Mercedes-Benz of Arlington on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of its founding.
  • HJ181: Commending the Honorable James F. Almand.
  • HJ324: Commending Phoenix Houses of the Mid-Atlantic.
  • HJ350: Celebrating the life of George A. Macdonald.
  • HJ353: Celebrating the life of Delia Henderson Atwood.
  • HJ362: Commending CACI International Inc. on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
  • HB424: Audiologists; authority to dispense hearing aids.
  • HB1484: Food Standards for Agency Meals; Secretary of Health and Human Resources to develop.
  • HB1485: Medical emergency response plan and automated external defibrillator; required in certain buildings.
  • HB1486: Nursing homes; investigation of complaints by VDH, in-person interviews of residents.
  • HB1487: Criminal sexual assault; venue for trial.
  • HB1488: Prisoners; prohibits use of restraints on those who are pregnant, exception.
  • HB1813: Handguns; prohibits possession of firearm in Capitol and General Assembly Building.
  • HB1814: Virginia Indoor Clean Air Act; smoking in public buildings prohibited, penalty.
  • HB1815: Cigarette and other tobacco products; increases tax rate.
  • HB1816: License plates, special; issuance to those bearing legend; A LIFE LIKE YOURS, etc.
  • HB1817: Green Public Buildings Act; definitions, building standards.
  • HB1818: Nursing homes; required by Board of Health to send notices and information about family council.
  • HB1890: Judicial retirement; mandatory retirement.
  • HB1891: Governor's warrant; changes requirement that warrant of arrest be received within four days.
  • HB2195: Cats and dogs; requires veterinarians to keep records of devocalization procedures, penalty.
  • HB2506: Health benefits plans; sale by foreign health insurers to persons in State.
  • HJ791: Commending Michael Wardian.
  • HJ850: Commending Kinhaven School on the occasion of its 40th anniversary.
  • HJ892: Celebrating the life of Thomas E. Sawner.
  • HJ954: Commending the Honorable Benjamin N.A. Kendrick.
  • HJ955: Commending Lucy E. Denney.
  • HB421: Transportation Board; may allocate funds in Mass Transit Fund designated for capital purposes.
  • HB422: Uniform Statewide Building Code; regulations of Board of Housing and Community Development.
  • HB423: Food Standards for Agency Meals; Secretary of Health and Human Resources to develop.
  • HB424: Audiologists; authority to dispense hearing aids.
  • HB425: Income tax, state; voluntary contributions for nonprofit human services programs.
  • HB842: Health care facilities; Board of Health to establish annual licensure and renewal fees.
  • HB843: Medical emergency response plan & automated external defribrillators; required in certain buildings.
  • HB844: Homeless persons; may file an action for damages for harassment, etc.
  • HB1264: Green Public Buildings Act; created.
  • HB1351: Indoor Clean Air Act; smoking in public buildings prohibited, penalty.
  • HJ82: Health care homes, chronic; Joint Commission on Health Care to study feasibility of developing.
  • HJ259: American Heart Month; designating as February 2010, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ327: Celebrating the life of James I. Mayer.
  • HJ331: Commending the Columbia Pike on the occasion of its 200th anniversary.