Del. Steve Shannon (D-Vienna)

Photo of Steve Shannon
35: County of Fairfax (part)
Took Office
January 2004
Left Office
January 2010
Copatroning Habits
69% of bills he has copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 74% of them are Democrats. Of all of his fellow copatrons of the bills that he copatroned, 59% of them are Democrats.
Recent Mentions in the Media

Armenian Weekly: Marty Mooradian Announces Run for Virginia General Assembly House of Delegates

August 27, 2015 | 3:00 am

The Washington Post: Shannon criticizes Cuccinelli remarks on policies toward gays

October 28, 2009 | 3:00 am

These are all of the video clips of Steve Shannon’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2009. There are 8 video clips in all.


  • HB1109: Veterans; tuition waiver for certain.
  • HB1855: West Grant; conveyance of certain subaqueous lands in County of Fairfax.
  • HB1856: Residential Property Disclosure Act; disclosure of stormwater detention facilities.
  • HB1857: Protective orders; issuance upon conviction in cases of family abuse.
  • HB1858: Retirement System; locality may increase retirement allowance for its employees.
  • HB1859: Elected or appointed officials; limit attorney-issued subpoenas unless subject matter is unrelated.
  • HB1860: Impoundment of motor vehicle; provides if person driving without license was previously convicted.
  • HB1861: Street maintenance payments; increased where traffic volumes exceed statewide average by 20%.
  • HB1862: Sex offender registry; failure to register is Class 6 felony.
  • HB2520: Pedestrians and drivers; responsibilities thereof at marked and unmarked crosswalks.
  • HB2611: Protective orders; law-enforcement officer may effect service by serving person subject to order.
  • HB2612: Emergency response plans; ensuring victims' rights.
  • HB2632: Health insurance; development of optional proposed program for school board, etc.
  • HB5005: Evidence, testimonial; procedure notifying defendant of introduction of certificate of analysis.
  • HJ666: Adoptions, public agency; joint subcommittee to study.
  • HJ667: Infant mortality; joint subcommittee to study methods and practices for reducing in State.
  • HJ668: JLARC; directed to study legislative efficiency and recommend improvements.
  • HJ925: Celebrating the life of Jerome Joseph Mastal.
  • HJ926: Celebrating the life of Albert J. Boudreau.
  • HJ933: Commending Maud Robinson.
  • HB957: Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; increases membership.
  • HB958: Residential dwellings, non-owner occupied; local government authority to require registration.
  • HB959: Uniform Statewide Building Code; grading limitations.
  • HB960: Retirement System; optional increase for local employees.
  • HB961: Highway maintenance; provides for increased payments where traffic volumes exceed statewide average.
  • HB962: Residential Property Disclosure Act; disclosure of stormwater detention facilities.
  • HB963: Legislative efficiency review program; JLARC to review operations in all legislative branches.
  • HB964: Sex offender registry; penalty for failure to register.
  • HB965: Victims Compensation Fund; amends definition to include stalking victims.
  • HB966: ABC agent; assault and battery against, penalty.
  • HB967: DMV; fees imposed on vehicle dealers.
  • HB968: District courts; withdrawal of appeals.
  • HB969: Criminal street gangs; causing or encouraging acts rendering children delinquent.
  • HB970: Protective orders; probation violation.
  • HB971: Identity theft; notice of database breach.
  • HB972: Ford and Pullman grants; ratifies conveyance of certain lands in County of Fairfax.
  • HB973: Children; what constitutes taking indecent liberties, penalty.
  • HB974: Virginia Criminal Information Network (VCIN); establishing precise time protective orders expire.
  • HB975: Income tax, corporate; Real Estate Investment Trusts.
  • HB976: Single lot development; developers to provide stormwater management.
  • HB977: Statistical information; VDOT to collect and report.
  • HB1109: Veterans; tuition waiver for certain.
  • HB1466: Energy electric generating facilities; environmental impact of renewable.
  • HB1467: Leases; prohibited covenants.
  • HJ118: Legislative efficiency; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study & recommend improv.
  • HJ230: Commending Robert F. Horan, Jr.
  • HJ238: Family caregivers; Joint Commission on Health Care to study support services therefor.
  • HJ317: Celebrating the life of Vincent James Olson.
  • HJ318: Celebrating the life of Staff Sergeant Jonathan M. Forde.
  • HJ319: Commending the Vienna Police Department on the occasion of its 60th anniversary.
  • HJ320: Commending First Baptist Church of Vienna on the occasion of its 140th anniversary.
  • HJ471: Celebrating the life of Maxine Shelly Turner.
  • HJ490: Commending Howard Springsteen.
  • HJ560: Commending Jake Mayes.
  • HJ6014: Celebrating the life of of the Honorable David Tillman Stitt.
  • HJ6029: Commending Daniel Gropper.
  • HB990: License plates, special; issuance for all branches of armed forces.
  • HB1605: Real Estate Recovery Fund; certain limitations upon recovery therefrom.
  • HB2565: Computer fraud; occurs if person converts or copies property of another without authorization.
  • HB2566: District courts or juvenile domestic relations district courts; withdrawal of appeals.
  • HB2567: Human research review committees; publication of results.
  • HB2568: Erosion and sediment control; violation of ordinances.
  • HB2569: Tolling of speedy trial statute; law already in place during pendency by State is extended.
  • HB2570: Victims of crime; right to nondisclosure of certain information.
  • HB2571: Sex Offender Registry;revocation of probation/parole if person is convicted of failure to register.
  • HB2572: Autism; includes if medically diagnosed under definition of 'functional and central nervous system'.
  • HB2573: Concealed handgun permits; adds retired credentialed intelligence agents of armed forces, etc.
  • HB2574: Absentee voting; qualified voters may vote absentee for any reason.
  • HB2575: Assault and battery against family member; deferred finding.
  • HB2576: Protective orders; extension by court.
  • HB2577: Income tax, state; provides an age deduction.
  • HB2578: Children; expands current crime of taking indecent liberties therewith.
  • HB2920: Income tax, personal and corporate; statute of limitations for abuse tax avoidance transactions.
  • HB2921: Legislative efficiency review program; directs JLARC to review each house and legislative agencies.
  • HB2922: VDOT; annual statistical report concerning highway and arterial roadway levels of service.
  • HB3085: Children; expands scope of rape shield statute to include prosecution for taking indecent liberties.
  • HB3086: Driving under influence of alcohol; admissibility of breath test certificate.
  • HJ693: Legislative efficiency; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study and recommend.
  • HJ797: Commending the Joint Commission on Health Care on its study of autism.
  • HJ923: Celebrating the life of Karen Hackney.
  • HR60: Commending the Joint Commission on Health Care on its study of autism.
  • HB243: Sports official; battery against, penalty.
  • HB244: Leased or rented property; authority of sheriff to store & sell personal property removed therefrom.
  • HB245: Income tax, state; limit to deduction for those of certain age.
  • HB246: Income tax, state; credit for certain health care practitioners.
  • HB247: Sex offenders; electronic notification of registration to certain entities.
  • HB248: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain contractors.
  • HB249: Income tax, state; indexing age deduction.
  • HB987: Defense counsel; provides certificate of analysis at no charge.
  • HB988: Sex offenders; prohibits residence in proximity to schools.
  • HB989: Route 674; prohibition on transportation of hazardous materials in Fairfax County.
  • HB990: License plates, special; issuance for all branches of armed forces.
  • HB991: Sex Offender & Crimes Against Minors Registry; revocation of probation of those not registered.
  • HB992: Sexual offenses; enticement of minor, penalty.
  • HB993: Sexual offenders; prohibiting proximity to children and others.
  • HB1482: Missing children; school board to receive report from local law-enforcement.
  • HB1488: Disposition of surplus materials; adds online public auction as means for State to dispose thereby.
  • HB1605: Rental Location Agents etc.; limitations upon recovery from fund.
  • HJ134: Perennial flow determination; Dept of Conservation & Recreation to study development, etc. thereof.
  • HJ239: Celebrating the life of Major William F. Hecker III.
  • HJ240: Celebrating the life of Staff Sergeant Ayman A. Taha.
  • HJ241: Celebrating the life of Captain Christopher Petty.
  • HJ312: Commending Dunn Loring, Virginia on the occasion of its 120th anniversary.
  • HJ340: Commending Paul Snodgrass.
  • HJ341: Commending the Vienna Buccaneers.
  • HJ439: Commending Flint Hill Elementary School on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
  • HJ532: Commending the Town of Vienna.
  • HJ5062: Celebrating the life of Francis Xavier Lillis.
  • HJ5063: Celebrating the life of James J. Waters.
  • HJ5067: Commending the Parkwood Preschool on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
  • HJ5169: Commending Frederick M. Crabtree.
  • HJ5170: Commending Sam Savia.