RICHMOND, VA – Delegate Richard P. “Dickie” Bell (R-Staunton) announced today that he has been appointed by Speaker Bill Howell to the Committee on General Laws.
“I am thankful for this appointment to the Committee on General Laws. As we begin the 2015 Session I am ready to hit the ground running in this new position.” said Delegate Bell. “I am looking forward to serving in this new capacity in the House, and look forward to the challenges that come with it. I would like to thank Speaker Howell for allowing me this new opportunity to represent the citizens of the 20th House District.”
Delegate Bell now serves on the Committee on General Laws, the Committee on Education, and the Committee on Health, Welfare, and Institutions.
Elected to the House of Delegates in 2009, Delegate Bell represents the 20th District, which includes parts of Nelson and Augusta Counties, Highland County, and the Cities of Waynesboro and Staunton. Delegate Bell is currently serving in his third term.