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J. Chapman Petersen

  • Virginia
  • Senator
  • Democrat
  • District 34

District Office

P.O. Box 1066
Fairfax, Virginia 22038

Email district34@senate.virginia.gov

Phone 703-349-3361

Serving District 34

Sponsored Bills


SJ 171

Commending Robert W. Duncan.

  • Introduced Feb 25 2020
  • Agreed to by House by voice vote Mar 03 2020

SJ 161

Commending the Kiwanis Club of Roanoke.

  • Introduced Feb 25 2020
  • Agreed to by House by voice vote Mar 02 2020

HJ 342

Commending Laurie A. DiRocco.

  • Introduced Feb 26 2020
  • Agreed to by Senate by voice vote Mar 04 2020

SJ 205

Celebrating the life of Katherine Johnson.

  • Introduced Feb 28 2020
  • Agreed to by House Mar 07 2020
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Recent Votes


Jan 25, 2019

Petersen voted Yes

Read third time and passed Senate

Jan 24, 2019

Petersen voted Yes

Constitutional reading dispensed

Feb 14, 2019

Petersen voted Yes

Passed Senate


Sources

Data on Open States is updated nightly from the official website of the Virginia General Assembly.

If you notice any inconsistencies with these official sources, feel free to file an issue.