Del. Terry Austin (R-Buchanan)

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19: Counties of Alleghany, Bedford (part), and Botetourt (part); Cities of Bedford and Covington [map]
Took Office
January 2014
Next Election
November 2019
Counties, Cities and Towns, Rules, Transportation
Copatroning Habits
65% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 65% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 63% of them are Republicans.
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Bills Passed
37.5% in 2018
Recent Mentions in the Media

Roanoke Times: 7 face off in firehouse primaries to determine nominees in race for Del. Ben Cline's seat

November 15, 2018
  Republicans and Democrats in four counties and two cities in Western Virginia will vote Saturday for nominees to compete in a race to succeed Del. Ben Cline ...

Roanoke Times: Botetourt Del. Terry Austin to miss part of session for surgery

January 21, 2018
  RICHMOND ? Diagnosed with bladder cancer over the summer, Del. Terry Austin will miss at least one week of the General Assembly session to receive ...

Virginia Mercury: Election season isn't over for all Virginians

November 12, 2018
  Midterms are over for Virginia voters, but there will be at least one more election before the end of the year for some. With Republican Del. Ben Cline's win in the ...

Roanoke Times: Botetourt's Del. Terry Austin, recovered from cancer, softens stance on Medicaid expansion

February 21, 2018
  RICHMOND ? After a recent bout with cancer, Del. Terry Austin has softened his stance on Medicaid expansion. House welcomes back Del. Terry Austin after cancer surgery

February 8, 2018
  What's happening on Friday? The Senate version of the utility regulation overhaul is on its final reading on the Senate floor. House welcomes back Austin after ...

These are all of the video clips of Terry Austin’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2015. There are 1 video clips in all.


  • HB123: Buchanan, Town of; amending charter, election of council member.
  • HB124: Real property tax; Bedford County authorized to conduct general reassessment.
  • HB125: Forest products, hauling; expands definition to include rough-sawn green lumber.
  • HB244: Public utilities; cell phones, bill notice.
  • HB1362: Newborn screening; tests for time-critical disorders.
  • HB1535: License plates, special; KEEPING THE LIGHTS ON.
  • HB1536: License plates, special; NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION.
  • HB1571: William Preston Memorial Highway; designating as portion of U.S. Route 220 in Botetourt County.
  • HB1572: Crash reports; disclosure to emergency medical services agencies.
  • HJ279: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Lacey E. Putney.
  • HR3: Commending the Lord Botetourt High School volleyball team.
  • HR83: Commending Tracey Krupski, M.D.
  • HR97: Commending Dwayne Yancey.
  • HR103: Commending Paul T. Frantz, M.D.
  • HR125: Commending Bob Brown.
  • HR148: Commending the Virginia Aeronautical Historical Society.
  • HB1414: Standards of Learning; DOE to review multipart assessment questions, partial credit, etc.
  • HB1454: James River; designation portion a component of Scenic Rivers System.
  • HB1687: Nonrepairable and rebuilt vehicles; eliminates certain requirement sunset provision, report.
  • HJ624: Commending the Elks National Home.
  • HJ625: Commending Old Dominion.
  • HJ715: Commending Pamela Irvine.
  • HR344: Celebrating the life of John Snyder Baker.
  • HR385: Celebrating the life of Kathy Graham Sullivan.
  • HR397: Commending The Virginia Opry.
  • HR465: Commending the Bank of Botetourt.
  • HR466: Commending the Bank of Fincastle.
  • HB65: Bedford; references to the former city of Bedford.
  • HB297: Assisted living facility; definition, number of individuals receiving care.
  • HB328: Transient occupancy tax; Botetourt County may impose additional tax.
  • HB436: Standards of Learning assessments in English reading and mathematics; retake, recovery credit.
  • HB1194: Transient occupancy tax; Bedford County permitted to impose.
  • HJ490: Celebrating the life of Allen Huddleston.
  • HR9: Commending Donnie E. Wheatley.
  • HR39: Commending the Lord Botetourt High School football team.
  • HR74: Commending Faye Eubank.
  • HR194: Commending Claire Seibel.
  • HR202: Commending John Alderson.
  • HR203: Commending the Virginia Daughters of the American Revolution Botetourt Chapter.
  • HB1663: Buchanan, Town of; amending charter, powers and elections.
  • HB2241: Standards of Learning; eligibility for retake of tests.
  • HB2350: Student data security; Department of Education to develop a model data security plan.
  • HJ512: Commending Jim Day.
  • HJ566: Lewis & Clark Eastern Legacy Trail; designating as portion of Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail.
  • HR268: Commending Rucker A. Tibbs, Sr.
  • HB1177: Safe drinking water; local private well testing requirements.
  • HJ32: Commending John T. Shotwell.
  • HJ118: Dam safety regulations; Department of Conservation and Recreation to study.
  • HJ245: Commending George W. Austin, Jr.
  • HJ253: Commending William Ray Teaford.
  • HJ321: Commending the James River High School girls' track and field team.
  • HJ322: Commending Hubert F. Fitzgerald, Jr.
  • HJ364: Commending Clyde Roberts.
  • HJ468: Commending Master Trooper Gene E. Ayers.
  • HJ473: Celebrating the life of Mills Hubert Hobbs, Jr.
  • HR116: Commending Dr. Amy Johnson.
  • HR117: Commending W. P. Johnson.
  • HR517: Commending Donna Henderson.
  • HR518: Commending Annette Carter.
  • HR519: Celebrating the life of James Elmo Shires, Jr.
  • HR520: Commending Bailee Elizabeth Masters.
  • HR531: Commending Shane Wolford.
  • HR554: Commending Jackson River Technical Center.
  • HR555: Commending the Virginian Review.