Delegate Peter Farrell (R-Henrico)

Photo of Peter Farrell
Party
Republican
District
56: Counties of Goochland (part), Henrico (part), Louisa, and Spotsylvania (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2012
Next Election
November 2017
Committees
Commerce and Labor, Finance, Health, Welfare and Institutions
Age
33
Website
farrellfordelegate.com
Copatroning Habits
84% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 78% 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
12.5% in 2016
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)
Recent Mentions in the Media

Augusta Free Press: Habeeb announces legislative package on rights restoration

September 16, 2016
Delegate Greg Habeeb announced Friday a legislative package to overhaul Virginia's policy on rights restoration that includes a constitutional amendment and multiple pieces of enabling legislation. Habeeb introduced House Joint Resolution 542, House ...and more »

El Nuevo Dia.com: ?Sorprendente? movida federal

September 23, 2016
Pese a los planteamientos de Meyer, el abogado del Gobierno, Williams, su homlogo, Peter Farrell, tambin abogado de Kirkland & Ellis, y y Salvador Antonetti, de la firma local Antonetti, Montalvo & Rodrguez-Coll y sus colegas Salvador Antonetti y ...and more »

Washington Post: Va. delegate and son of Dominion Resources CEO says he is his own man

February 8, 2015
RICHMOND ? Smiling broadly, Del. Peter F. Farrell surprised a no-nonsense education official during an early-morning hearing with a fist bump to celebrate the advancement of his bill. It was a small legislative victory. But it was a new sign of ...and more »

Virginian-Pilot: State lawmakers begin examination of Jamycheal Mitchell's death in jail

April 19, 2016
State lawmakers begin examination of Jamycheal Mitchell's death in jail?I'm not ready to lay blame yet because I'm still learning more about it. The more I learn, the more I don't like,? said Del. Peter Farrell, R-Henrico County, after a subcommittee hearing. ?And it seems like nobody wants to stand up and take ...and more »

WAVY-TV: Va. lawmaker, father benefit from film tax credit

November 17, 2014
FILE - In this Wednesday Ma file photo, Del. Peter Farrell, R-Henrico, with Ash Wednesday ashes on his forehead, listens to debate on the floor of the House of Delegates along with Del. Mark Berg, R-Fredrick, center, during the House session ...and more »

These are all of the video clips of Peter Farrell’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2012. There are 44 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB165: Meals and food and beverage taxes, local; exemption for sales of meals for fundraising purposes.
  • HB346: Consumer finance companies; motor vehicle title loans, prohibited practices.
  • HB21: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption for certain nonprofit veteran entities.
  • HB22: Income tax, state; sunset provision for tax credit for contributions to political candidates.
  • HB23: Fuels tax; refunds of taxes to certain nonprofit entities.
  • HB28: Qualified equity and subordinated debt investments tax credit; sunset provision.
  • HB33: Small businesses; parental leave tax credit.
  • HB34: Motor vehicle safety inspections; appointments.
  • HB71: Standards of Learning assessments; receipt and administration date.
  • HB108: Industrial development authorities; clarifies term industrial park.
  • HB164: High school graduation; verified units of credit.
  • HB165: Meals and food and beverage taxes, local; exemption for sales of meals for fundraising purposes.
  • HB346: Consumer finance companies; motor vehicle title loans, prohibited practices.
  • HB378: Workers' compensation; fee schedules for medical and legal services.
  • HB744: Electoral boards and general registrars; may apply for legal defense if subpoenaed.
  • HB1187: Sales and Use Tax; exempts parking charges by providers of accommodations to transients.
  • HB1188: Senate districts; changes assignments of two census precincts in Louisa County.
  • HB1355: Research and development expenses tax credit; refundability.
  • HB1356: Impersonation of a minor; use of communications system, penalty.
  • HJ208: Commending Deborah D. Pettit.
  • HJ283: Commending the Honorable Walter A. Stosch.
  • HJ496: Celebrating the life of Leslie Ann Goldman.
  • HR8: Commending the Deep Run High School golf team.
  • HR42: Commending Goochland County Public Schools.
  • HR129: Commending Goochland Middle School.
  • HR190: Commending David A. Kaechele.
  • HB179: Asbestos, Lead, & Home Inspectors, Board for; examination, asbestos worker license applicants.
  • HB1274: Electronic devices; search without a warrant prohibited.
  • HB1302: Standards of Learning tests; expedited retake.
  • HB1303: Local school boards; administration of Standards of Learning assessments.
  • HB1304: Virginia Public School Educational Technology Grants Program; leases of educational technology.
  • HB1305: General Assembly Conflicts of Interests Act; revolving door prohibition.
  • HB1320: Teacher licensure renewal; college credit.
  • HB1338: Electronic textbooks; hardware.
  • HB1358: Virginia Retirement System; creditable service for members of General Assembly.
  • HB1379: Stationary mail vehicles; related to passing.
  • HB1380: Higher educational institutions, four-year public; dual enrollment programs.
  • HB1556: Economic development, local; revenues from certain taxes for qualified locality.
  • HB1706: Public schools; Standards of Learning tests.
  • HB1755: Freedom Flag; designating as official flag of remembrance of 9/11/01, in Virginia.
  • HB1820: Workers' compensation; pecuniary liability of the employer for medical services, report.
  • HB1821: Post-adoption services.
  • HJ518: Commending Twin Hickory Elementary School.
  • HJ556: Commending the Benedictine College Preparatory school football team.
  • HB170: Grass and weeds; Goochland County authorized to require cutting.
  • HB171: Crime victim rights; offenses by juveniles.
  • HB172: Standards of Learning tests; expedited retake.
  • HB173: Electronic devices; search without warrant prohibited.
  • HB174: Virginia Freedom of Information Act; administrative investigations, local inspectors general.
  • HB175: School boards, local; administration of Standards of Learning assessments.
  • HB176: Tow truck drivers; registration after conviction of violent crimes.
  • HB177: Cutting of grass; statewide application.
  • HB178: Virginia Retirement System; assumed rate of return on investments for employer contributions.
  • HB179: Asbestos, Lead, & Home Inspectors, Board for; examination, asbestos worker license applicants.
  • HB180: Invention development services; required disclosure, civil penalty.
  • HB181: Virginia Retirement System; collection of overpayments to retirees and beneficiaries.
  • HB182: Local employees; retirement benefits.
  • HB183: Juveniles; commitment to Department of Juvenile Justice, consideration of social history, report.
  • HB1081: Adoption; clarifies provisions related to assistance for children with special needs.
  • HB1099: Local meals, & food & beverage taxes; exempts nonprofit entity from collecting on fundraising sales.
  • HB1143: Legislators, state and local government officers, and employees; prohibited conduct.
  • HB1147: Health insurance; offering plans.
  • HB1175: Hunting and fishing; special license for disabled veterans.
  • HJ25: Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights.
  • HJ191: Commending Brian Will.
  • HJ267: Commending Mattie Sites.
  • HJ268: Celebrating the life of Brian McClung Huffman.
  • HJ273: Commending the Virginia Governor's School program.
  • HJ426: Commending the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation at James River.
  • HJ5218: Commending Gayton Baptist Church.
  • HB1225: State parks; Department of Conservation and Recreation to set camping fees annually, etc.
  • HB1331: Local employees; retirement benefits.
  • HB1332: Local government audit; allowed to request audit from Auditor of Public Accounts upon majority vote.
  • HB1333: Service district boundaries; allows localities to amend after notice and public hearing.
  • HB1478: State Inspector General; powers and duties.
  • HB1479: Condominium and Property Owners' Association Acts; agenda to be included in meeting notices, etc.
  • HB1480: Real Estate Board; authority to hear fair housing violations by real estate licensees.
  • HB1482: Wastewater works operator; must sit for conventional onsite sewage system operator examination.
  • HB1604: Private security services businesses; carrying firearm in course of duties.
  • HB1620: County government; adoption of optional forms.
  • HB1625: Virginia Retirement System; collection of overpayments to retirees and beneficiaries.
  • HB1647: DUI offenders; compliance with State ignition interlock requirements if convicted out-of-state.
  • HB1659: Private security services businesses; exceptions for certain out-of-state businesses.
  • HB1736: Real Estate Board; protection of escrow funds by real estate licensee, rental agreement, etc.
  • HB1737: Transparency in Developer-Owned Country Club Act; established.
  • HB1738: Invention development services; required disclosure, civil penalty.
  • HJ547: Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights to persons convicted of nonviolent felonies.
  • HJ607: Parental rights and third-party custody and visitation awards; Bar Association to study current law.
  • HJ711: Commending the Goochland High School football team.
  • HJ779: Commending The Central Virginian.
  • HJ802: Commending the voters of Goochland County.
  • HJ803: Commending Luck Companies.
  • HR161: Commending Michael Schiavo.
  • HR207: Commending the voters of Goochland County.
  • HB520: State Inspector General, Office of; performance review of state agencies.
  • HB521: Indemnifying bond; not required of Commonwealth.
  • HB522: Statewide system of trails; use of wheelchairs or other power-driven mobility devices permitted.
  • HB523: Fire insurance policy; notice regarding earthquake exclusion.
  • HB524: Driver's license holders; transmssions of medical examinations to DMV electronically.
  • HB525: Private security services businesses; exceptions for those out-of-state.
  • HB829: Virginia Immunization Information System; linkages to other VDH databases.
  • HB1156: Public schools; administration of auto-injectable epinephrine.
  • HB1225: State parks; Department of Conservation and Recreation to set camping fees annually, etc.
  • HB1238: Forfeited drug assets; redirection of assets to construction of Public Safety Memorial.
  • HB1276: Virginia Private Recreational Club Act; created.
  • HJ74: Celebrating the life of Elmon Taylor Gray, former member of the Senate of Virginia.
  • HJ309: Commending Bishop Charlene Payne Kammerer.
  • HJ337: Commending Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital on the occasion of its 45th anniversary.
  • HJ338: Commending Louisa County High School.
  • HJ467: Commending Saint Anthony Maronite Catholic Church.