Delegate Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington, VA)

Photo of Rip Sullivan
Party
Democratic
District
48: Counties of Arlington (part) and Fairfax (part) [map]
Took Office
September 2014
Next Election
November 2017
Committees
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Finance
Age
58
Website
ripsullivan.com
Copatroning Habits
84% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 91% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 70% of them are Democrats.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
12% in 2016
Recent Mentions in the Media

Blue Virginia (press release) (blog): Virginia ? If We Can't Change Their MINDS, It's Time to Change Their SEATS!

May 4, 2017
Virginia ? If We Can't Change Their MINDS, It's Time to Change Their SEATS!Paul Krizek that would allow seniors 65 and older to vote absentee; A bill sponsored by Del. Rip Sullivan that would create early, no-excuse voting in Virginia; A bill sponsored by Del. Betsy Carr of that would create no-excuse absentee, no-excuse ...

Inside NoVA: At N.Va. venue, governor signs bipartisan birth-control measure

April 28, 2017
Joining Gov. McAuliffe and Del. Eileen Filler-Corn (D-Springfield) at a bill-signing ceremony for the expansion of birth-control availability in Virginia were Dels. Kathleen Murphy and Jennifer Boysko; state Sen. Jennifer Wexton; Del. Rip Sullivan ...

Fauquier Times: McAuliffe signs 11 solar, other renewable energy bills

May 8, 2017
Rosalyn Dance (and 48th District Delegate Rip Sullivan) ? Energy Efficiency Goal Progress Report Requirement. SB 990 requires the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy to report annually the progress the state is making toward achieving the codified ...Caroline Kennedy and son Jack Schlossberg talk JFK's legacy ? and their political futuresToday.comall 333 news articles »

Arlington Connection: Help Halt Gerrymandering in Virginia

April 18, 2017
#Del. Rip Sullivan (D-48) said ?We are running a hundred different elections,? when he addressed the ?We of Action Virginia? group on Monday, April 3 at the Lyon Park Community Center. He said the Democratic party is trying to think out of the box. ?We ...and more »

Staunton News Leader: Va. Dems decry redistricting loss

February 1, 2017
?This was particularly disappointing given that Delegate Minchew has previously supported redistricting reform and today he cast the deciding vote in his subcommittee to kill even the most modest efforts to stop gerrymandering.? Minchew opened ... Rip ...and more »

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

  • 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.