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Arizona State Legislature
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Fifty-first Legislature - First Regular Session
  Don Shooter

Don Shooter

District 13

1700 W. Washington
Room 200
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-4139
Fax Number: (602) 417-3024

Personal Information:
Home City: Yuma
Occupation: Developer
Member Since: 2011
Senator Shooter was elected as a write in candidate in 2010.  In 2011 he was appointed Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee.  He was re-elected in 2012 with 98% of the vote and was again reappointed as chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee.  During his tenure the state budget went from a 1 ½ billion dollar deficit to a ½ a billion dollar surplus.  Senator Shooter champions the issues of fiscal responsibility, less Government intrusion in our daily lives and 2nd amendment rights.  He has been named a friend of the family in 2012 by the Arizona Family Project, inducted into the directors hall of fame by the Amberly’s Place victims rights organization and achieved the status of top 10 technical legislator by the Arizona Tech Council.  He is currently beginning his second term as a senator in the Arizona State Senate.


Committee Assignments
Appropriations Chairman Click Here Click Here
Natural Resources and Rural Affairs Member Click Here Click Here
Public Safety Member Click Here Click Here



Sponsored Bills
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Final Vote
HB2217 C extraordinary educators special plates
HB2438 C paycheck deductions; public employers
HB2439 C income tax brackets; inflation index
HB2578 C licensing; accountability; penalties; exceeding regulation
HB2579 C photo radar prohibition
HB2608 C EORP; closure; defined contribution
HB2657 C transaction privilege tax changes
HCM2003 P copper mining; support
HCR2034 C Arizona territory; 150th anniversary
HCR2036 P Boy Scouts of America
SB1045 C professionals; claim of specialty status.
  (NOW: health professionals; specialty status claim
SB1057 C AHCCCS; ambulance services; rates
SB1058 P* water banking authority; report
SB1074 P* counties; powers; technical correction
SB1075 P* technical correction; foreign personal representatives
  (NOW: impoundment; immobilization of vehicles
SB1076 P* technical correction; state buildings; defibrillators
SB1077 P* technical correction; bonds; tax considerations
SB1078 P* technical correction; private funds; disposition
SB1079 P* federal funds; technical correction
SB1080 P* technical correction; budget estimates
  (NOW: underground storage tank program changes
See Vote
SB1081 P* technical correction; budget report
  (NOW: special audit; information technology procurement
SB1082 P* tax anticipation bonds; technical correction
SB1083 P* county procedures; technical correction
SB1084 P* technical correction; ALTCS insurance; exemption
SB1085 P* technical correction; health services; monitoring
SB1107 P* agricultural districts; public notice; website
  (NOW: theft; scrap metal
See Vote
SB1108 C foster home licensure; immunizations
SB1109 P* legislative report; airport authority
SB1110 P* schools; U.S. history requirement
SB1112 C Arizona firearms; prohibited enforcement...
SB1115 C direct pay prices; health care
SB1127 C agricultural employment relations board; continuation
SB1143 C golf course pesticide license; fee See Vote
SB1156 P* governmental mall commission; report
SB1157 P* grain research council; continuation
SB1162 C sales tax; reduced reporting requirements
SB1166 C identifying information; former public officials
SB1209 C minors; tobacco-derived products
SB1213 C schools; science instruction; requirements
SB1223 P license classifications; fees
SB1249 P supplemental appropriation; CPS funding
SB1251 P* irrigation districts; audit requirements See Vote
SB1272 P* airports; nonprofit corporation lessees; liability
SB1277 P* amateur radio; structures; accommodation
SB1288 C Arizona water protection fund; projects
SB1290 C office of pest management
SB1301 P* liquor licenses fund; technical correction
  (NOW: wineries; microbreweries; licenses
SB1334 C return to work program
SB1335 C secretary of state; committee prohibition
  (NOW: filing officer; campaign committee; prohibition
SB1340 C municipal fire districts
SB1344 P* highway construction projects; JCCR review
SB1345 P* liquor licenses; synthetic cannabinoids; prohibition See Vote
SB1346 P* dangerous drugs; analogues; penalties
  (NOW: class action; reform
See Vote
SB1347 P* JTEDs; per pupil funding calculation.
SB1348 C public employees; activities; unions; compensation
SB1349 C paycheck deductions; employee authorization
SB1350 C government contract workers; strike prohibition
SB1363 C empowerment scholarship accounts; expansion; funding See Vote
SB1364 C DOR audits; three-year limit
SB1367 P AHCCCS; hemophilia; grant program
SB1390 C convicted felons; attempted weapon possession
SB1403 C United Nations Rio declaration; prohibition.
SB1411 C social media passwords; prohibition
SB1412 C delinquent debt; agencies; attorney general
SB1439 C legal tender See Vote
SB1463 C counties; flood control districts; rules
SB1466 C cities; towns; dilapidated buildings
SB1483 P 2013-2014; general appropriations
SB1484 P 2013-2014; capital outlay
SB1485 P 2013-2014; budget procedures
SB1486 P 2013-2014; revenue; budget reconciliation
SB1487 P 2013-2014; K-12 education; budget reconciliation
SB1488 P 2013-2014; higher education; budget reconciliation
SB1489 P 2013-2014; government; budget reconciliation
SB1490 P 2013-2014; criminal justice; budget reconciliation
SB1491 P 2013-2014; environment; budget reconciliation
SB1492 P 2013-2014; health; welfare; budget reconciliation
SB1493 C elections; omnibus
SCR1002 C health care; direct pay prices
SCR1012 P EPA actions; haze
SCR1013 P endangered species act
SCR1014 C Vietnam war; commemorative partner
SCR1015 C support; second amendment
SCR1020 P Sheriff Larry Dever; death resolution
SCR1021 C death resolution; Bill Konopnicki
SR1004 C death resolution; Bud Strom
SR1005 C partnership; Azerbaijan; U.S.


P* = Prime Prime Sponsor, P = Prime Sponsor, C = Co-Sponsor