Delegate Hugo’s Firefighter Protection Bill Signed Into Law

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Richmond, VA– Delegate Tim Hugo’s bill to expand workers’ compensation benefits for Virginia firefighters, HB 1804, was signed into law on Monday. Hugo’s bill will amend the Virginia Workers’ Compensation Act to add colon, brain, and testicular cancer to the list of cancers that are presumed to be an occupational disease for firefighters. “I’d like to thank Delegate Hugo for … Read More

Delegate Hugo’s Anti-Tolling Bill Signed Into Law

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Richmond, VA – Delegate Tim Hugo’s bill to prohibit tolling on Fairfax County Parkway and Prince William County Parkway, HB 2527, was signed into law on Monday. “Earlier this year, I introduced legislation to address constituent concerns about the imposition of tolls on Fairfax County Parkway and Prince William County Parkway,” said Hugo. “With the signing of HB 2527 into … Read More

Hugo Kicks Off Re-Election Bid for Virginia House of Delegates

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Centreville, VA – Delegate Tim Hugo rallied with supporters today as he officially kicked off his re-election bid for the House of Delegates in Virginia’s 40th district. “I am running for re-election because our communities deserve results not rhetoric,” said Hugo. “As your delegate, my focus has always been and will continue to be improving the everyday lives of Virginians. From passing legislation … Read More

Delegate Hugo’s Opioid Crisis Bill Passes Senate

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Richmond, VA – On February 20th, HB 2528 (“Amanda’s Law”) introduced by Delegate Tim Hugo (R-40) passed the Virginia Senate. If signed into law, HB 2528 would punish those who are responsible for deaths caused by Schedule I and Schedule II drugs. Currently, Virginia statute protects dealers of drugs who cause death sometime and someplace else. This bill removes the time … Read More

Delegate Hugo’s Anti-Tolling Bill Passes Senate

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Richmond, VA – On February 18th, HB 2527 introduced by Delegate Tim Hugo, having already passed the House, unanimously passed the Senate. If signed into law, this bill would prevent tolls from being placed on the Fairfax and Prince William County Parkways. “Northern Virginians are already paying enough tolls,” Delegate Tim Hugo said. “I have always opposed tolls on existing road … Read More

Landes/Hugo College Affordability Bill Passes House & Senate

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Richmond, VA – Yesterday, the Virginia General Assembly passed legislation introduced by Delegates Steve Landes and Tim Hugo to make it easier for middle class students and families to afford college by lowering the price of Prepaid 529 plans.  “With so many students graduating with crippling debt, lowering the price of prepaid 529 plans is a step in the right direction to … Read More

Governor Signs Hugo Tax Reform Legislation

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Richmond, VA – After passing the legislature HB 2529 was signed into law by the governor, giving nearly $1 billion back to Virginia taxpayers. “I am proud to have sponsored legislation that gives money back to hardworking Virginia families, cuts their taxes in the future, and eliminates the cap on state and local tax deductions,” Delegate Tim Hugo (R-Fairfax) said. “From the … Read More

Delegate Hugo’s Bills Advance to the Senate

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Richmond, VA – As the Virginia General Assembly concludes crossover on February 5, eight bills introduced by Delegate Tim Hugo (R-Fairfax) have passed the House and will be heard in the Senate. HB 1804 will amend the Virginia Workers Compensation Act to add additional cancer types to the existing list of coverage benefits for firefighters. Delegate Hugo’s bill adds colon, brain, and … Read More

Delegate Hugo’s Healthcare Bill Passes Subcommittee

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Richmond, VA – On January 29th, HB 2515 introduced by Delegate Tim Hugo (R-40), passed a Commerce and Labor Subcommittee in the Virginia House of Delegates. If passed into law, HB 2515 would ban accumulator adjustor programs (AAPs). AAPs are regulations placed by insurance companies that prevent coupons from contributing to a patient’s deductible for prescription drugs, making healthcare more expensive. … Read More

Delegate Hugo’s Anti-Tolling Bill Passes Transportation Subcommittee

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Richmond, VA – On January 24th, HB 2527, introduced by Delegate Tim Hugo (R-40), unanimously passed a Transportation Subcommittee in the Virginia House of Delegates.  If passed into law, HB 2527 sets specific criteria to stop localities from tolling on roads such as the Fairfax and Prince William County Parkways without General Assembly approval. “Northern Virginians are already paying high enough … Read More