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Bill Janis
Virginia House of Delegates District 56
Assumed office
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

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Political offices
Preceded by
Virginia House of Delegates District 56
Succeeded by