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Forty-ninth Legislature - First Regular Session
  Jorge Luis Garcia

Jorge Luis Garcia
Minority Leader

District 27

1700 W. Washington
Room 213
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-4171
Fax Number: (602) 417-3262

Personal Information:
Home City: Tucson
Occupation: Social Worker
Member Since: 2003
Born in Nogales, Sonora Mexico on September 10, 1953 to Jorge Cabado and Concepcion Garcia. Married to wife Maria for 38 years and has three grown children, daughters Yvette, Dominique and son, Rolando. He has resided in Tucson since 1973.

Earned his Masters from Arizona State University in 1981 and his BA from the University of Arizona in 1975.

Legislative Experience:
Elected to the State Senate in 2003
Served in the House of Representatives from 1993 to 1997.


Committee Assignments
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Sponsored Bills
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HB2432 C school board membership; family members
HB2464 C tenant notice; foreclosures
HB2595 C civil actions; false claims actions
HB2596 C disabled employees; employer harassment
HB2597 C unemployment benefits; disqualification.
HB2598 C family leave insurance.
HB2599 C insurance; mental health coverage; parity..
HB2601 C foreclosures; limitation; affidavit
HCR2036 C supporting the citizens of Iran
SB1108 C landlords; foreclosures; tenant notice
SB1114 P* Indian affairs commission; legislative day
SB1143 C enhanced driver licenses; border travel.
SB1209 C children; foster care; rights
SB1218 P* legislative employment leave
SB1219 P* family leave insurance
SB1220 P* labor organizations; nonunion employees; representation
SB1221 P* apprentices; state construction projects
SB1222 P* telephone call centers; consumer services.
SB1223 P* voter registration list; fee.
SB1224 P* income tax; professional football; distribution
SB1233 P* unemployment benefits; disqualification
SB1234 P* insurance; mental health coverage; parity.
SB1312 C perinatal mood disorder study committee
SCR1029 C perinatal mood disorders
SCR1045 P death resolution; Jake Flake
SR1003 P national day of the cowboy


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