"It is an honor and privilege to represent you in the Virginia House of Delegates. I will continue to fight for commonsense legislation that will keep Virginia moving forward."

 

To track Delegate Garrett's Legislation for the 2017

General Assembly Session please click HERE.


Jobs

HB 1587 - Business license incentive program.

HB 1194 - Farm wineries and vineyards tax credit.

HB 585 - Small Business Investment Grant Fund.

HB 2075 - Commonwealth innovation and entrepreneurship measurement system.

HB 714 - Major business facility job tax credit.

HB 767 - Small business jobs grant fund program.

HB 768 - Virginia jobs investment program.

HB 932 - Virginia jobs investment program.

HB 1191 - Economic development incentive programs.


public safety

HB 1964 - Creates new felonies for trafficking of persons for commercial sexual activity.

HB 2228 - Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry.

HB 2036 - Nicotine Vapor products; prohibits purchase, etc., by minors packaging, civil penalty.

HB 2035 - Allows the City of Lynchburg by ordinance to establish an airport police department at the Lynchburg Regional Airport.

HB 1112 - Controlled substance analogs; regulation by Board of Pharmacy, synthetic cannabinoids, penalties.


Health Care

HB 1466 - Surgical procedures; registered nurse shall perform circulator duties.

HB 2453 - Certificate of public need; addition of nursing facility beds in Planning District 11, etc..

HB 1459 - Medical malpractice; increases cap on recovery in actions against health care providers.

HB 2303 - Health Care, Joint Commission on; extends sunset provision.

HB 552 - Mental health and developmental services; replaces certain terminology, technical amendments.

 


Education

HB 1390 - Charter schools, public.

HB 1465 - High educational institutions.

HB 2314 - Education improvement scholarships.

HB 437 - Two - Year College transfer grant program.

HJ 1 - Teacher career ladder program.

HB 644 - In-state tuition; eligibility of members of Virginia National Guard.

HB 1971 - STEM Summer learning center fund.

HB 2101 - High school to work partnerships.

HB 930 - Standards of learning; assessments, reform.

 


transportation

HB 1374 - License plates, special; issuance for veterans who have a service connected disability.

HB 2 - Commonwealth Transportation Board; statewide prioritization process for project selection.

HB 925 - Driver education; community colleges shall have authority to offer courses to become instructor.

 

HB 1253 - Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission; created.

HB 411 - Vehicle safety inspection approval; increases grace period for certain members of armed services.

HB 263 - Special license plates; armed forces.


veterans

HB 2175 - Veterans care center.

HB 938 - Military training, etc; regulatory boards to accept as equivalent to requirements for licensures. 

SB 516 - Private employment; preference for veterans and spouses of certain veterans.

HB 1118 - Virginia Military Family Relief Fund; State policy to exclude from taxation payments made from Fund.