Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg)

Photo of Scott Garrett
Party
Republican
District
23: Counties of Amherst (part) and Bedford (part); City of Lynchburg (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Appropriations, Health, Welfare and Institutions, Transportation
Age
62
Website
tscottgarrett.com
Copatroning Habits
84% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 88% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 70% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
54.5% in 2018
Recent Mentions in the Media

The Republican Standard: Proposed House Rules Change is ?Proxy Fight for Unrestricted Access to Abortion? Says Del. Scott Garrett

February 19, 2019
  With a rules fight looming in Virginia's House of Delegates, one lawmaker took to the floor on Monday to push back against an effort which he called a ?proxy ...

The Republican Standard: Three Millimeters: Delegate Scott Garrett?s Rebuttal Of Democrat?s Sweeping Abortion Bill

January 30, 2019
  ?I did not wake up this morning to stand,? said Delegate Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg) on his third point of personal privilege on the House floor in 10 years as a ...

Lynchburg News and Advance: Senate subcommittee rejects CVTC bill

February 21, 2019
  A bill proposing to clarify the definition of Virginia's training centers with hopes of preventing further transfers of Central Virginia Training Center residents out of ...

WSLS 10: Lynchburg legislators asking for $5 million to help fix College Lake Dam

January 29, 2019
  Delegate Scott Garrett and other Lynchburg legislators are pushing for a $5 million amendment proposal to help start work on the College Lake Dam.

Bristol Herald Courier: Judge orders ERA activist who exposed breast outside Capitol held without bond until trial

February 20, 2019
  A Richmond judge ordered a New York activist who exposed her breast outside the Capitol during a protest in support of the Equal Rights Amendment to remain ...

These are all of the video clips of Scott Garrett’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 145 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB1803: Controlled substances; adds certain chemicals to Schedule I and Schedule II.
  • HB1878: Naloxone; possession and administration by regional jail employees.
  • HB2008: Energy career cluster; Department of Education, et al., to establish, report.
  • HB2374: Real property; validity of long-term lease.
  • HB2487: Motor vehicle dealers; definitions.
  • HB2798: All-Payer Claims Database; penalty.
  • HB2800: Highways, Commissioner of; report on operation of overweight trucks on highways.
  • HJ863: Commending the Heritage High School football team.
  • HJ989: Commending Horizon Behavioral Health.
  • HJ1072: Commending Bloom by Doyles.
  • HJ1120: Commending Johnson's Orchards.
  • HR409: Celebrating the life of Shirley Cox Warren Hale.
  • HB1194: Schedule I controlled substances; adds various drugs to list.
  • HB1197: Stroke care; Department of Health shall be responsible for quality improvement initiatives.
  • HB1198: Stroke centers, certified; designation of hospitals.
  • HB1276: VDOT; review of enrollment in federal pilot program or project.
  • HB1277: Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; sharing and dissemination of data.
  • HB1303: Prescribing controlled substances; veterinarian-client-patient relationship.
  • HB1421: Central Virginia Training Center; closure prohibited.
  • HB1440: Schedule I and Schedule II drugs; adds various drugs to lists.
  • HJ184: Commending idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis researchers and clinicians in Virginia.
  • HR173: Celebrating the life of Kermit Marshall Cook.
  • HR202: Commending CSE, Inc.
  • HB1426: Emergency custody or involuntary admission process; alternative transportation model.
  • HB1505: Perpetual care trust funds; method of distribution.
  • HB1610: Drug Control Act; Schedule I.
  • HB1767: Telemedicine, practice of; prescribing controlled substances.
  • HB1768: Virginia Retirement System; stress testing and reporting policies.
  • HB2415: Ballots; number ordered to be printed.
  • HB2457: Health and Human Resources Secretariat; agencies of Secretariat shall share data, records, etc.
  • HJ744: World Voice Day.
  • HJ923: Commending Central Virginia Community College.
  • HB356: Tanning facilities; prohibits use by persons under age 18.
  • HB504: Nurse aide; renewal of certification.
  • HB654: Alcoholic beverage control; distribution of liter tax on cider produced by farm wineries.
  • HB738: Registered surgical technologists and surgical assistants; extends registration deadline.
  • HB1077: Drug Control Act; adds certain chemical substances to Schedule I.
  • HB1330: Private police departments; successors in interest of an entity.
  • HJ182: Commending Keena Schuler Wood.
  • HJ238: Commending Georgia-Pacific Big Island Mill.
  • HJ360: Commending Randolph College.
  • HJ462: Commending the Virginia Society of Otolaryngology.
  • HJ481: Commending John Risher, M.D.
  • HB1279: Motor vehicle sales and use tax; expands certain exemption.
  • HB1392: Emergency contact program; DMV may establish.
  • HB1564: Schedule I drugs; adding several substances to list.
  • HB1606: Private police departments; definition.
  • HB1607: Medicolegal death investigators; Chief Medical Examiner may appoint.
  • HB2192: Practitioners of the healing arts; prohibits dispensing controlled substances unless licensed.
  • HB2368: Involuntary civil admissions; evaluations.
  • HJ673: Commending Lynchburg College women's soccer team.
  • HJ757: Celebrating the life of Ralph Schaefer Oglesby.
  • HJ758: Commending Virginia Episcopal School.
  • HJ778: Commending Libby Davidson.
  • HB854: Speed limits; maximum limit on nonsurface-treated highways in certain counties.
  • HB855: Health regulatory boards; reinstatement of licensure.
  • HB1080: Local Mandate Review, Governor's Task Force for; task force to review state mandates.
  • HB1091: Opportunity Educational Institution; supervision of schools.
  • HB1112: Controlled substance analogs; regulation by Board of Pharmacy, synthetic cannabinoids, penalties.
  • HB1129: Physician assistants; possession and administration of topical fluoride varnish.
  • HJ234: Commending the Safe Surfin' Foundation.
  • HJ281: Commending the Virginia Episcopal School varsity football team.
  • HJ298: Commending the Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce.
  • HJ317: Commending the Liberty Christian Academy football team.
  • HJ320: Commending the Lynchburg-based 1st Battalion, 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team.
  • HJ5164: Commending the Liberty Christian Academy baseball team.
  • HJ5190: Commending the Virginia Episcopal School girls' basketball team.
  • HJ5242: Commending Sedalia Baptist Church.
  • HB505: Income tax, state; increases long-term care insurance credit.
  • HB1194: Farm wineries and vineyards tax credit; raises credit beginning on or after January 1, 2012.
  • HB1561: Local police departments; cooperation agreements with private police departments certified by DCJS.
  • HB1569: Criminal justice training academies; sovereign immunity of trainers certified by DCJS, etc.
  • HB1581: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption includes nonprofit entities.
  • HB1790: Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium Authority; established, report.
  • HB1791: Practitioners; suspension or revocation of license, etc., by health regulatory board.
  • HB1806: Methamphetamine; substances used to manufacture.
  • HB1941: Cannabinoids, research chemicals, synthetic; penalties. Emergency.
  • HB2018: Workers' compensation; coverage for trainees at criminal justice training academies.
  • HB2116: Commonwealth Transportation Board, Commissioner of Highways, etc.; powers and duties, report.
  • HB2153: TANF; restrictions on use of cash benefits.
  • HJ598: Public education; recognizing need to tackle problem of hunger in classroom.
  • HJ715: Celebrating the life of Claude Dennis Cash.
  • HB505: Income tax, state; increases long-term care insurance credit.
  • HB506: Surgery; definition and who may perform.
  • HB507: Child abuse; increases reporting period by health care providers on substance exposed infants.
  • HB508: Cannabinoids, synthetic; amends provisions regarding criminalization.
  • HB509: Recordation tax; clarifies tax for deeds of trust is based on value of security interest.
  • HB552: Mental health and developmental services; replaces certain terminology, technical amendments.
  • HB1194: Farm wineries and vineyards tax credit; raises credit beginning on or after January 1, 2012.
  • HJ81: Commending the Jefferson Forest High School boys' soccer team.
  • HJ409: Commending the Greater Lynchburg Community Trust.
  • HJ456: Commending Gleaning For The World.
  • HR569: Commending Ed McCann.
  • HB1050: Income tax, state; increases long-term care insurance tax credit.
  • HB1434: Cannabinoids, synthetic; penalties for transport, possession, sale, or distribution, etc.
  • HB1466: Surgical procedures; registered nurse shall perform circulator duties.
  • HB1574: Mandatory self-identification; failure to identify oneself to law-enforcement officer.
  • HB1837: Income tax, state; farm wineries and vineyards tax credit.
  • HB1838: Motor vehicle dealers; bonding requirements, limitations on Motor Vehicle Transaction Recovery Fund.
  • HB1839: Rehabilitative Services, Department of; powers and duties.
  • HB1840: Income tax, state; increases long-term care insurance tax credit.
  • HB2335: Insurance premiums tax; retaliatory costs tax credit.
  • HB2336: Save Our Sight Fund and Advisory Board; established.
  • HB2337: State agencies; use of certified mail for certain notices.
  • HB2338: Local government; alternative method is to give notice by mail.
  • HB2453: Certificate of public need; addition of nursing facility beds in Planning District 11, etc.
  • HB2528: Motor Vehicles, Department of; vision screening.
  • HJ799: Celebrating the life of Alphonse Stroobants.
  • HJ848: Commending the 1st Battalion, 116th Infantry Regiment, 116th Brigade Combat Team.
  • HJ871: Commending Centra Health.
  • HR58: Commending Sam Chelanga.
  • HR60: Celebrating the life of Dr. Charles Henry Sackett.
  • HR61: Commending the Monument Terrace 'Support Our Troops' rallies.
  • HR65: Commending Freedom 4/24.
  • HB1049: Mandatory self-identification; identifying self to law-enforcement officer when lawfully detained.
  • HB1050: Income tax, state; long-term care insurance tax credit.
  • HB1375: Prescription drug benefits; replace obsolete publications from list of standard reference compendia.
  • HJ278: Celebrating the life of William McGarvey Dudley.
  • HJ301: Celebrating the life of Dr. Henry B. Larzelere.
  • HJ356: Celebrating the life of James Blair Bibby.