Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)

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Party
Democratic
District
39: County of Fairfax (part) [map]
Took Office
January 1996
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Courts of Justice, Finance, Science and Technology
Website
vivianwatts.com
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.
Partisanship
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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.

Bills

  • 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