Del. Robin Abbott (D-Newport News)

Photo of Robin Abbott
93: County of James City (part); City of Newport News (part)
Took Office
January 2010
Left Office
January 2012
Copatroning Habits
62% of bills she has copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 100% of them are Democrats. Of all of her fellow copatrons of the bills that she copatroned, 52% of them are Democrats.

Abbott is an attorney, a mother of four, and holds degrees from Christopher Newport University and William & Mary.

Recent Mentions in the Media Robert Abbott Obituary (2010)Chicago, ILLake County News Sun

June 17, 2010 | 3:00 am
- - WVEC: Flooded cars could become easier to sell in Virginia

January 28, 2010 | 3:00 am

These are all of the video clips of Robin Abbott’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 35 video clips in all.


  • HB1259: Criminal records; shall contain last four digits of person's social security number.
  • HB1919: Virginia Defective Drywall Correction and Restoration Assistance Fund; SCC to collect from insurer.
  • HB1920: Recording assignment of deed of trust; prerequisite to sale.
  • HB1921: Sale by trustee; recordation of assignments.
  • HB1922: Criminal records; clerk of court ensure nonconfidential records contain last two digits of social.
  • HB1923: Criminal history records; supplied at no charge for volunteers with Boy Scouts of America, etc.
  • HB1924: Vehicles damaged by water; increases threshold for reporting water damage, etc.
  • HB1925: Garnishment; clarifies person's earnings that may be subject thereto including deposits into bank.
  • HB2428: Homestead and other exemptions; exemption of real or personal property.
  • HJ716: Commending the Reverend Dr. Curtis W. Harris.
  • HB811: Zoning appeals, Board of; review of decision.
  • HB812: Condominium and Property Owners' Association Acts; rules regarding operation of motor vehicles.
  • HB813: Conflicts of Interests Act; review of Statement of Economic Interests by Ethics Advisory Panel.
  • HB814: General Assembly Conflicts of Interests Act; establishment of General Assembly Ethics Review Panel.
  • HB815: General Assembly members; bright-line rule.
  • HB816: House and Senate Ethics Advisory Panels; completion of inquiry once initiated.
  • HB817: Garnishment; deposit of earnings.
  • HB1259: Criminal records; shall contain last four digits of person's social security number.