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A. Benton "Ben" Chafin

Republican — Senator — District 38
Available Terms:
  • 2012-2013
  • 2014-2015

A. Benton "Ben" Chafin represents Senate District 38 in the Virginia Senate, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 60 bills.

  • Capitol Office:

    General Assembly Building
    Capitol Square
    Richmond, Virginia 23219
  • District Office:

    P.O. Box 1210

    Lebanon, Virginia 24266
    Phone: 276-889-1044

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SJ 212

    Celebrating the life of George Walker Patteson.

  • HJ 486

    Celebrating the life of the Honorable Benjamin Joseph Lambert, III.

  • SJ 210

    Celebrating the life of Lawrence Garnell Stamps, Sr.

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  • HR 172

    Commending the Philippine Cultural Center of Virginia.

  • HJ 430

    Commending the Honorable Joseph Pickett Johnson, Jr.

  • SJ 207

    Commending Colin G. Campbell.

Recent Votes

HB 5011

Reported from Commerce and Labor

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 5013

Stricken at request of Patron in Commerce and Labor

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 5014

Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 5012

Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB5014-Norment)

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HJ 5208

Agreed to by Senate

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 36100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SR 522

Rules suspended

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3794.0
•••No: 25.0
•••Other: 00.0
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