Tara Durant (R-Fredericksburg)

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28: County of Stafford (part); City of Fredericksburg (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2022
Next Election
November 2019
Education, Finance, Transportation
Copatroning Habits
81% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 82% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 73% of them are Republicans.
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Bills Passed
16.7% in 2022
Recent Mentions in the Media

Fredericksburg.com: FAMPO agrees to create transportaton authority working group

November 28, 2023 | 6:00 am

Richmond Times-Dispatch: Virginia scorecard: Meet the 17 new state senators

November 24, 2023 | 10:18 am

The New Republic: Everyone Is Suddenly Watching This One District in Virginia

November 20, 2023 | 6:00 am

The Hill: Virginia Democrats gear up for 2025 after sweeping election wins

November 19, 2023 | 3:00 am

JD Supra: Virginia 2023 Election Coverage (Updated) | McGuireWoods ...

November 16, 2023 | 2:35 pm

From the Legislator’s Website


  • HB1015: Protective orders; workplace violence.
  • HB1703: Issuing citations; certain traffic offenses.
  • HB1707: Public school students; self-identification as gender other than biological sex, parental contact.
  • HB1901: Absentee voting in person; available beginning on the fourteenth day prior to election.
  • HB1903: School boards; online portal for parents to access content in school libraries.
  • HB1927: Tax returns; filing returns or payment of taxes by mail.
  • HB1928: School bus operators; training, remote online and Spanish language options.
  • HB1929: Children of certain federal employees; educational opportunities.
  • HB1931: Sexually violent predators; civil commitment, penalty.
  • HB1942: Real property tax; notice of rate and assessment changes.
  • HB1945: Children and adolescents; data reporting, reporting requirements.
  • HB2335: Virginia Retirement System; investments, environmental, social, and governance investing restricted.
  • HB2358: School protection officers; employment in public schools.
  • HB2461: COVID-19; penalty reimbursements, sunset provision.
  • HB2476: Pregnant women; website that provides available service and programs.
  • HB2495: Middle School Mathematics Innovation Zone Program; established.
  • HJ564: Commending Thomas Trant.
  • HJ576: Celebrating the life of Johnny Plummer Johnson.
  • HJ631: Commending the Stafford High School competitive cheer team.
  • HJ652: Commending White Oak Primitive Baptist Church.
  • HJ653: Commending Grace Anne Braxton.
  • HJ654: Commending the Fredericksburg City Public Schools Transportation Department.
  • HJ684: Commending the Saint Michael the Archangel Catholic High School football team.
  • HJ719: Celebrating the life of Lieutenant Colonel Justin Constantine, USMC, Ret.
  • HJ720: Commending Charles Monroe.
  • HB978: Cities and counties; distribution of recordation tax.
  • HB1008: RSUT; exemption for food purchased for human consumption and essential personal hygiene.
  • HB1009: Sexually explicit content; DOE shall develop model policies, parental notification.
  • HB1010: Real property taxes; notice of proposed increase, notice of public hearing.
  • HB1015: Protective orders; workplace violence.
  • HB1222: Driver's licenses; revocation, completion of specialty dockets.
  • HJ453: Commending The Cadet and The Cadet Foundation.