Del. Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington)

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Party
Democratic
District
48: Counties of Arlington (part) and Fairfax (part) [map]
Took Office
September 2014
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Finance
Age
59
Website
ripsullivan.com
Copatroning Habits
88% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 78% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 72% of them are Democrats.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
5% in 2018
Recent Mentions in the Media

Augusta Free Press: Jacob?s Law passes General Assembly, heads to governor?s desk

February 20, 2019
  Del. Rip Sullivan Jr.'s HB1979, also known as Jacob's Law, has successfully passed both the Virginia House of Delegates and the Senate.

Inside NoVA: Bill to publicize all out-of-state donations to Va. candidates nixed

February 19, 2019
  Out-of-state donors to candidates for state and local elections in Virginia will continue to be treated the same as contributors living in the Old Dominion, after the ...

Inside NoVA: Sullivan student-voter-ID measure again falls | news/arlington

February 1, 2019
  Try as he might, a local legislator hasn't been able to get a bill allowing students to use out-of-state college IDs for voter identification onto the floor of the House.

Tysons Reporter: Local Legislators Come Away with Mixed Results in Richmond

January 30, 2019
  (Updated 2:35 p.m.) It's been a month of meetings and votes for the state legislature, but it hasn't brought much in the way of success for Tysons'

The Republican Standard: House Republicans Set To Kill Off Every Gun Control Bill From Democrats

January 28, 2019
  Before the 46-day General Assembly session began earlier this month in Richmond, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (D) announced a sweeping gun control ...

These are all of the video clips of Rip Sullivan’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2017. There are 1 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB1763: Firearms; removal from persons posing substantial risk of injury to himself, etc., penalties.
  • HB1976: Hate crimes; reporting to State Police.
  • HB1977: Voter identification; accepted forms of identification.
  • HB1978: Digital Citizenship, Internet Safety, and Media Literacy Advisory Council; established.
  • HB1979: Assisted conception; amends statute to provide gender-neutral terminology, etc.
  • HB2242: Statute of limitations; action based on an unsigned, written contract.
  • HB2243: Virginia Energy Efficiency Revolving Fund; created.
  • HB2244: Firearms; possession or transportation following convictions for certain misdemeanor crimes.
  • HB2292: Electric utilities; energy efficiency programs.
  • HB2293: Electric utilities; stakeholder process for energy efficiency programs.
  • HB2294: Electric and natural gas utilities; energy efficiency goals.
  • HB2295: Energy Efficiency Fund, Board, and Program; established, report.
  • HB2500: Electric utilities; mandatory renewable energy portfolio standard.
  • HB2692: Multifamily residential building; sale of electricity to occupants.
  • HB2709: Elections; any registered voter allowed to vote early without providing reason, etc.
  • HJ686: Commending Arlington County Fire Department Station 8.
  • HJ787: Commending Vinson Hall Retirement Community.
  • HJ788: Commending CrisisLink.
  • HJ789: Commending the Public Broadcasting Service.
  • HJ790: Celebrating the life of Jhoon Goo Rhee.
  • HJ919: Commending the McLean Newcomers and Neighbors Club.
  • HJ962: Commending Calista Garcia.
  • HJ1000: Commending Meghan Percival.
  • HJ1003: Commending Nolan Fitzsimmons.
  • HJ1004: Commending Helen Ganley.
  • HJ1071: Commending the Longfellow Middle School National Literature Competition team.
  • HB32: Hate crimes; reporting to State Police.
  • HB54: Renewable energy property; tax credit for property placed in service.
  • HB74: Early voting; any registered voter allowed to vote early in any election in which he is qualified.
  • HB92: Absentee voting; eligibility of certain caregivers.
  • HB191: Voter identification; accepted forms of identification.
  • HB198: Firearms; removal from persons posing substantial risk, penalties.
  • HB199: Digital Citizenship, Internet Safety, and Media Literacy Advisory Council; established.
  • HB204: Energy benchmarking; access to data on energy usage in covered buildings.
  • HB205: Redistricting; criteria for remedial plans.
  • HB421: Multi-family residential building; sale of electricity to occupants.
  • HB436: Electric utilities; mandatory renewable portfolio standard.
  • HB522: Criminal sexual assault; establishes safe reporting.
  • HB560: Virginia Energy Efficiency Revolving Fund; created.
  • HB629: Firearms; purchase, possession, or transporting by fugitive.
  • HB963: Electric and natural gas utilities; energy efficiency goals.
  • HB964: Electric utilities; energy efficiency programs.
  • HB965: Energy efficiency programs; definition of benefit-cost ratio and total resource cost test.
  • HB1319: Mass transit; makes numerous changes to administration of and revenues for transit.
  • HB1451: Public school divisions; SCC to establish pilot program for schools generating electricity.
  • HB1520: Alcoholic beverage control; exemptions from licensure certain nonprofit swim clubs.
  • HJ5: Constitutional amendment; criteria for electoral districts (first reference).
  • HJ21: Constitutional amendment; Virginia Redistricting Commission, criteria to redraw certain districts.
  • HJ251: Celebrating the life of Senta Amon Raizen.
  • HJ285: Commending the Honorable Robert H. Brink.
  • HJ354: Commending the McLean High School band.
  • HJ355: Commending the McLean High School boys' tennis team.
  • HJ356: Commending the McLean High School Highlander marching band.
  • HJ357: Commending The Highlander.
  • HJ359: Commending the Longfellow Middle School Rubik's Cube team.
  • HJ360: Commending the Longfellow Middle School Science Olympiad team.
  • HJ382: Commending Reuse and Replay.
  • HJ383: Commending Justin Young.
  • HJ384: Commending Melanie Pincus.
  • HJ471: Commending Allison Stocks.
  • HJ472: Commending Wheels to Africa.
  • HJ475: Celebrating the life of Irving Comer.
  • HJ476: Celebrating the life of Patrick William McDonough.
  • HR68: Celebrating the life of Abraham Alfred Raizen.
  • HR74: Commending the Honorable Robert H. Brink.
  • HR131: Commending the Honorable Robert H. Brink.
  • HB575: Energy efficiency programs; total resource cost test.
  • HB576: Electric and natural gas utilities; energy efficiency goals established, report.
  • HB1462: Voter identification; accepted forms of identification.
  • HB1463: Delinquent taxes; publication of list by governing body or treasurer.
  • HB1464: Felony conviction; compensation for wrongful incarceration.
  • HB1465: Electric energy; consumption reduction goal, annual progress reports.
  • HB1603: Absentee voting; eligibility of certain caregivers.
  • HB1631: Elections; early voting.
  • HB1632: Renewable energy property; tax credit for property placed in service.
  • HB1633: Careless driving; cause of injury to vulnerable road user.
  • HB1634: State agencies; criminal background checks for certain positions, annual report to DHRM.
  • HB1635: Historic rehabilitation; limits amount of tax credits that may be claimed by each taxpayer.
  • HB1636: Energy efficiency programs; total resource cost test.
  • HB1650: Relief; Keith Allen Harward.
  • HB1702: Hate crimes; reporting to State Police.
  • HB1703: Electric and natural gas utilities; energy efficiency goals.
  • HB1758: Firearms; removal from persons posing substantial risk, penalties.
  • HJ581: Constitutional amendment; criteria for electoral districts (first reference).
  • HJ592: Commending Jonathan C. Kinney.
  • HJ593: Commending the Woman's Club of Arlington.
  • HJ594: Commending the Lee Highway Alliance.
  • HJ595: Commending Lawrence H. Hoover, Jr.
  • HJ596: Commending First Baptist Church Chesterbrook.
  • HJ598: Commending the Arlington Community Foundation.
  • HJ599: Commending William G. Bouie.
  • HJ600: Celebrating the life of Patricia Ann Logan-Reilly.
  • HJ601: Celebrating the life of Herman J. Obermayer.
  • HJ602: Celebrating the life of Thomas Michael Bello.
  • HJ603: Commending Alan Schuman.
  • HJ714: Commending the McLean High School band.
  • HJ915: Celebrating the life of Roger Dirk Vanderhye.
  • HR473: Commending the McLean High School gymnastics team.
  • HB26: Congressional and state legislative districts; standards and criteria for drawing districts.
  • HB32: Voter identification; accepted forms of identification.
  • HB35: Hate crimes; reporting to State Police.
  • HB67: Voter registration; automatic voter registration.
  • HB68: Elections; early voting.
  • HB234: Nonstock corporations; action without board of directors meeting.
  • HB235: Absentee ballots; electronic transmission by general registrars.
  • HB398: Sales and use tax; refunds.
  • HB399: Income tax, state; withholding taxes, penalties.
  • HB480: Renewable energy property; tax credit for placing into service.
  • HB493: Virginia Energy Efficiency Revolving Fund; created.
  • HB575: Energy efficiency programs; total resource cost test.
  • HB576: Electric and natural gas utilities; energy efficiency goals established, report.
  • HB647: Tree conservation; locality to post signs on private property that is proposed to be redeveloped.
  • HB700: Claims; Michael Kenneth McAlister.
  • HB701: Felony conviction; compensation for wrongful incarceration.
  • HB1173: Careless driving; cause of injury to vulnerable road user, penalty.
  • HB1174: Electric energy; consumption reduction goal, report.
  • HJ54: Commending Mary Ann Moran.
  • HJ60: Celebrating the life of Charles Rinker.
  • HJ377: Commending the McLean High School wrestling team.
  • HJ403: Commending Jason Steinbaum.
  • HJ433: Commending the Yorktown High School gymnastics team.
  • HJ514: Commending the Hall's Hill/High View Park neighborhood.
  • HR195: Commending Frank Green.
  • HB1485: Congressional and state legislative districts; standards and criteria.
  • HB1494: State Police; reporting hate crimes.
  • HB1495: Voter identification; accepted forms of identification.
  • HB1496: Voter registration lists; interstate cross-checking programs.
  • HB1497: Absentee voting; registered voter using absentee ballot.
  • HB1508: Higher educational institutions; memorandum of understanding and policies.
  • HB1509: Hospitals; required notice to patients.
  • HB1622: Electric utilities; net energy metering.
  • HB1728: Renewable energy property; establishes beginning in 2015 a tax credit to be placed in service.
  • HB1729: Distributed electric generation; establishment of community solar gardens.
  • HB1730: Electric & natural gas utilities; energy efficiency goals required for investor-owned utilities.
  • HB1731: Natural Resources, Secretary of; required to report on certain environmental issues.
  • HB1982: Commonwealth Transportation Board; voting.
  • HB1983: Remote access to land records; indemnification.
  • HB2307: Withholding taxes; employer may request a waiver from Tax Commissioner.
  • HJ546: Bostic v. Rainey; gender-specific references, report.
  • HJ551: Constitutional amendment; qualifications of voters, residency requirements (first reference).
  • HJ683: Celebrating the life of Edward Leong.
  • HJ863: Celebrating the life of William Broderick Prendergast.