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Janis currently works as an attorney.  Prior to his election to the House, he worked as a lobbyist for the Family Foundation, political director of Cantor for Congress, and legislative aide/campaign manager for Delegate Paul Harris.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50792 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Janis]</ref>
 
Janis currently works as an attorney.  Prior to his election to the House, he worked as a lobbyist for the Family Foundation, political director of Cantor for Congress, and legislative aide/campaign manager for Delegate Paul Harris.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50792 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Janis]</ref>
  
===Committee membership===
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==Committee assignments==
 
2010-2012 committees:
 
2010-2012 committees:
 
*[[Courts of Justice Committee, Virginia House|Courts of Justice]]
 
*[[Courts of Justice Committee, Virginia House|Courts of Justice]]

Revision as of 11:58, 21 April 2010

Bill Janis
Virginia House of Delegates District 56
Incumbent
Assumed office
2002
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Republican
Profession Attorney
Website Delegate Bill Janis
Bill Janis is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 56 since 2002.

He won re-election in 2009, defeating James Towey in the general election.[1]

Janis currently works as an attorney. Prior to his election to the House, he worked as a lobbyist for the Family Foundation, political director of Cantor for Congress, and legislative aide/campaign manager for Delegate Paul Harris.[2]

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 1865 Chief judges of district & circuit courts; authority for recalling judges for duty after retirement.
  • HB 1868 Driving under influence of alcohol; clarifies punishment for underage drinking.
  • HB 2527 Chief Justice of Virginia Supreme Court; shall serve thereas for only two consecutive terms.[3]

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Janis' 2009 campaign:[4]

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Republican Party $21,999
Virginia Bankers Assoc $6,280
Allen Allen Allen & Allen $5,000
Virginia Assoc of Health Plans $4,500
Virginia Automobile & Truck Dealers Assoc $4,073

External links

References