Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)

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39: County of Fairfax (part) [map]
Took Office
January 1996
Next Election
November 2019
Courts of Justice, Finance, Science and Technology
Copatroning Habits
70% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 76% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 57% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
8.3% in 2017
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)
Recent Mentions in the Media

How Lawmakers Should Tackle Tax Policy: SALT In Review:

November 2, 2018
  Law360Full coverage

VCS Honor Roll 1st Nine Weeks:

November 8, 2018
  ValdostaToday.comFull coverage

Bryan-College Station honor roll: First six weeks:

October 18, 2018
  Bryan-College Station EagleFull coverage

These are all of the video clips of Vivian Watts’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2009. There are 208 video clips in all.


  • HB298: Birth control; definition.
  • HB299: Congressional and state legislative districts; localities to eliminate split precincts.
  • HB300: Assault and battery; hate crime, penalty.
  • HB301: Correctional facilities, state, local, or regional; disclosure of health records.
  • HB302: Counties, certain; granted powers of cities and towns.
  • HB303: Physical evidence recovery kits; submission to Department of Forensic Science.
  • HB304: Virginia Consumer Protection Act; certain fraud crimes committed by a supplier.
  • HB305: Standards of Quality funding; apportionment of state and local share.
  • HB306: Va. Public Procurement Act; preference for business participating in Va. Registered Apprenticeship.
  • HB307: Solicitation; prohibited on premises with a no soliciting sign, penalty.
  • HB308: Bicycles; passing in a lane prohibited.
  • HB309: Nursing homes; standards of care.
  • HB310: Estate tax; appropriation of its revenues for health care purposes.
  • HB1031: Common interest communities; disclosure packets.
  • HB1051: Communications sales and use tax; services subject to taxation.
  • HB1052: Firearms; control by localities, lawful demonstrations and protests.
  • HB1053: Workplace harassment; legislative branch required to adopt policies.
  • HB1057: Sexual harassment training; requirement for legislative branch once every two calendar years.
  • HB1272: Safety belt systems; requirement for rear passengers.
  • HB1514: Police misconduct; locality authorized to establish civilian review panel, law-enforcement auditor.
  • HB1515: Jails; ascertaining citizenship of person taken into custody.
  • HB1516: Prostitution-related crimes; increases penalties if a minor is involved.
  • HB1545: Metrorail; funding for capital expenses.
  • HJ301: Commending Patsy Gifford Napier.
  • HJ451: Commending the Truro community.
  • HB539: Income tax, corporate; lowers rate of taxation.
  • HB540: Income tax, state; increases deduction for person