Senator Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico)

Photo of Siobhan Dunnavant
Party
Republican
District
12: Henrico County (Part), Hanover County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 2016
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Education and Health, Finance, Local Government, Public Education, Health Licensing (Chair), Special Public Smoking Legislation
Age
52
Website
dunnavantdelivers.gop
Twitter
@dunnavant4va
Copatroning Habits
73% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 67% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 58% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
22.7% in 2016
Bio

An OB/GYN, she is the sister of Del. Chris Stolle.

Recent Mentions in the Media

Tidewater News: Governor vetoes Republicans' 'educational choice' legislation

March 27, 2017
Governor vetoes Republicans' 'educational choice' legislationHB 1400 was sponsored by Del. Dickie Bell, R-Staunton, and SB 1240 by Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant, R-Henrico. The bills were identical to legislation the governor vetoed last year. McAuliffe also vetoed HB 2342 and SB 1283, which would have authorized the ...and more »

Richmond.com: Feds: Henrico Sen. Dunnavant's political letter to patients broke health privacy rules, but no sanctions needed

January 9, 2017
Feds: Henrico Sen. Dunnavant's political letter to patients broke health privacy rules, but no sanctions neededState Sen. Siobhan S. Dunnavant, a Henrico County physician, broke federal health privacy rules by sending a political solicitation to her patients during her 2015 campaign, according to a letter from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ...and more »

Washington Post: Northam criticizes fellow doctor for ?inaccurate? comments about contraception

February 13, 2017
State Sen. Siobhan S. Dunnavant (R-Henrico) made her comments on the floor of the Senate last Thursday in discussing a budget amendment. The measure involved allocating federal welfare dollars for long-term, reversible contraceptives for low-income ...Northam Asking General Assembly to Allow Funding for IUD Program - NBC29 WVIR Charlottesville, VA News, Sports ...NBC 29 NewsPolicy on long-term contraceptives removed from state budget proposalsRoanoke Timesall 13 news articles »

Richmond.com: Siobhan Dunnavant column: Passport Credits will ensure fewer higher-ed hoops to jump through

February 16, 2017
I believe that one means by which we can help accomplish this goal is through building upon a policy first initiated by my predecessor in the state Senate, Sen. Walter Stosch. Stosch successfully passed the legislation that created the Two-Year College ...

Bearing Drift (press release) (blog): Republican Response to State of the Commonwealth Address

January 11, 2017
Delegate Ronald A. Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach), Chairman of the House Committee on Transportation, and Senator Siobhan S. Dunnavant (R-Henrico) tonight delivered the Republican perspective on the State of Commonwealth. Senator Dunnavant: ?Good ...and more »

These are all of the video clips of Siobhan Dunnavant’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2016. There are 10 video clips in all.

Bills

  • SB1009: Telemedicine, practice of; prescribing controlled substances.
  • SB1024: Doctor of medicine, etc.; reporting disabilities of drivers to DMV, not subject to civil liability.
  • SB1025: Payment of estimated taxes by certain public service corporations; repeal.
  • SB1026: Two-Year College Transfer Grant Program; Expected Family Contribution.
  • SB1028: Immunizations; posting of reports on individual school's website.
  • SB1029: Virginia taxable income; deduction for personal exemptions.
  • SB1229: Driver's license or learner's permit; issuance, minimum standards for vision tests.
  • SB1230: Opiate prescriptions; electronic prescriptions.
  • SB1232: Opioids; limit on amount prescribed, extends sunset provision.
  • SB1234: Higher educational institutions, public; SCHEV to develop a passport credit program.
  • SB1240: Virginia Virtual School Board; established, report.
  • SB1241: Female genital mutilation; criminal penalty and civil action.
  • SB1242: Advance directives; persons authorized to provide assistance in completing, training programs.
  • SB1243: Va. Parental Choice Education Savings Accounts; established, definitions, report, effective clause.
  • SB1244: Glucagon; administration by emergency medical services providers.
  • SB1245: Public education; economics education and financial literacy.
  • SB1401: Virginia Property Owners' Association Act; lot owner representation on association board.
  • SB1403: Controlled substances; use of FDA-approved substance upon publication of final rule, etc.
  • SB1561: Emergency Department Care Coordination Program; established.
  • SB1562: Medicaid Supplemental Rate Fund; created.
  • SB1566: Certificate of Public Need program; established, report.
  • SJ258: Commending Northstar Academy.
  • SJ282: Substance-Exposed Infant Awareness Week.
  • SJ321: Commending the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation.
  • SR124: Celebrating the life of David A. Kaechele.
  • SR141: Commending the Glen Allen 10-Year-Old All-Stars baseball team.
  • SR143: Celebrating the life of Richard W. Glover.
  • SR146: Celebrating the life of Juan Dip.
  • SR147: Commending Meredith Polk.
  • SB201: Division of fees among physicians.
  • SB212: Health regulatory boards; membership and terms.
  • SB399: Practitioners of healing arts; temporary authorization to practice.
  • SB455: Social Services, Department of; information sharing.
  • SB513: Prescription Monitoring Program; requirements of prescribers of opiates.
  • SB622: Military medical personnel; pilot program for personnel to practice medicine.
  • SB679: General Services, Department of; shall provide dashboard of purchase order reports from eVa.
  • SB680: General Assembly; JLARC to review fiscal impact statements for executive orders when requested.
  • SB685: Virginia taxable income; deduction for personal exemptions.
  • SB773: Medical Assistance Services, Department of; asset location and recovery.
  • SB774: DMAS; Request for Proposal.
  • SB775: DMAS; Medicaid eligibility and application.
  • SJ96: College readiness; State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, et al.
  • SJ122: Commending Henrico High School.
  • SJ123: Commending Douglas S. Freeman High School.
  • SJ124: Commending Deep Run High School.
  • SJ125: Commending Mills E. Godwin High School.
  • SJ177: Commending St. Marys Hospital.
  • SJ184: Commending the Virginia Urological Society.
  • SJ208: Commending the Virginia Urological Society.
  • SR31: Commending the James River Association.
  • SR57: Commending James D. Campbell.