Delegate Steve Heretick (D-Portsmouth)

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79: Cities of Norfolk (part) and Portsmouth (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2016
Next Election
November 2017
Counties, Cities and Towns, Finance, Science and Technology
Copatroning Habits
68% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 85% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 60% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
0% in 2016
Recent Mentions in the Media

AmmoLand Shooting Sports News: Virginia Citizens Defense League Names 2017's Most Pro Gun Politicians

April 10, 2017
Virginia Citizens Defense League Names 2017's Most Pro Gun PoliticiansIn the House, the highest Democrat, Delegate Steve Heretick, edged out the lowest Republican, retiring Delegate Dave Albo, by 55% to 48%. Just below Albo is Democrat Michael Mullen with 43%. The Democrat scores drop down to 32% after that and ...

POLITICO Magazine: How Donald Trump Blew Up the Virginia Governor's Race

April 13, 2017
How Donald Trump Blew Up the Virginia Governor's RaceThey trust Northam to help them find a solution: ?Ralph's been on top of this for a long time,? said Delegate Steve Heretick, one of the assembled legislators. As for Perriello? ?I met Tom Perriello two weeks ago,? says Heretick , who grabbed lunch ...Virginia (VA) Poll - Ap - Dems Hold Double-Digit Lead In | Quinnipiac University ConnecticutQuinnipiac University Pollall 63 news articles »

Virginian-Pilot: Del. Steve Heretick tops state House Democrats in pro-gun voting

May 31, 2016
Del. Steve Heretick's campaign criticized the late Johnny Joannou in a Democratic primary last year for his conservative record, including Joannou's pro-gun votes. Now, after winning the primary and general election and completing his first session of ...

Virginian-Pilot: Bill could lead to suspension of Norfolk Treasurer Anthony Burfoot, future convicted officials

February 1, 2017
?It does make this a true public integrity bill,? said Del. Steve Heretick, the Portsmouth Democrat who introduced the legislation. ?I think this is a bill that's probably going to reach every local elected official in the commonwealth. It's no small ... Bill to suspend convicted elected officials could take effect immediately

February 3, 2017
NORFOLK, Va. ? A bill to automatically suspend convicted local elected officials now includes an amendment to have the law take effect immediately, according to Del. Steve Heretick's office. Del. Heretick (D-Portsmouth) proposed the law, which would ...Attorney: If bill passes, removing Burfoot would be unconstitutional13newsnow.comall 2 news articles »

These are all of the video clips of Steve Heretick’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2017. There are 4 video clips in all.


  • HB1347: Wireless communications; infrastructure established.
  • HB1901: Alcoholic beverage control; tied house exception.
  • HB1902: Public-Private Transportation Act of 1995, et al.; affected local jurisdictions and public entities.
  • HB1903: Business records; admissibility in criminal proceedings.
  • HB1904: Voter identification; repeal of photo identification requirements.
  • HB1905: All-electronic toll facilities; evidence provided for unpaid tolls, penalty.
  • HB1906: Marijuana; decriminalization of simple marijuana possession.
  • HB1907: School security officers; authorized to carry a firearm.
  • HB1908: Police and court records; expungement of records.
  • HB1937: Professions and occupations; active supervision of regulatory boards.
  • HB2330: Inpatient psychiatric hospital admission; defendant found incompetent.
  • HB2331: Community services boards; preadmission screening for regional jail inmates.
  • HB2364: Public officers; automatic suspension upon conviction of felony.
  • HB2419: Call centers; relocation to a foreign country.
  • HJ646: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Johnny S. Joannou.
  • HJ647: Celebrating the life of Charles B. Whitehurst, Sr.
  • HJ648: Study; JLARC; impact of state-owned ports on local governments; report.
  • HR278: Commending Lynn Wiggins.
  • HR279: Celebrating the life of Darlene Bardon McKenzie.
  • HR419: Commending Lenna Jo Davis.
  • HR420: Commending James B. Oliver, Jr.
  • HR421: Commending the Reverend Curtis Eugene Edmonds, Sr.
  • HB394: Port Opportunity Fund; transfers to Fund, exception.
  • HB395: Juvenile records; expungement of records for nonviolent misdemeanors.
  • HB396: Grand larceny; threshold.
  • HB1071: Electronic tolls; nonpayment civil actions.
  • HB1073: Police and court records; expungement.
  • HB1074: Marijuana; decriminalization of simple possession.
  • HB1180: Utility Transfers Act; telephone companies.
  • HB1347: Wireless communications; infrastructure established.
  • HJ73: Midtown and Downtown Tunnels in Hampton Roads; CTB to study reduction or elimination of tolls.
  • HJ233: Celebrating the life of Albert J. Taylor, Jr.