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Arizona State Legislature
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Fifty-second Legislature - First Regular Session
  Judy Burges

Judy Burges

District 22

1700 W. Washington
Room 302
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-5861
Fax Number: (602) 417-3104

Personal Information:
Home City: Sun City West
Occupation: Retired
Member Since: 2005
Senator Judy Burges has lived in Arizona since 1960. She and her husband, Bob, have three children and seven grandchildren.

Judy graduated from Yavapai Community College with an AA in General Studies; the University of Phoenix with a BA in Management and a MBA in Business Administration.

She served in the House of Representatives for seven years before being appointed to the State Senate by the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors earlier this year. Senator Burges has chaired the Government, Joint Legislative Audit, and Appropriations Committees in the House and served as vice chair for numerous other committees.

During her tenure in the legislature, Judy has earned the designation of “Champion of the Taxpayer” from Americans for Prosperity, “Spirit of 76 Award” from Pachyderm Coalition as the highest ranking legislator, and honored by the Goldwater Institute numerous times as a “Friend of Liberty”.


Committee Assignments
Federalism, Mandates and Fiscal Responsibility Chairman Click Here Click Here
Government Member Click Here Click Here
Public Safety, Military and Technology Member Click Here Click Here
Rules Member Click Here Click Here
Transportation Vice-Chairman Click Here Click Here
Water and Energy Member Click Here Click Here



Sponsored Bills
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Short TitleSort By Short Title
Final Vote
HB2105 P inmate medical services; rate structure
HB2213 P inspections; audits; notice; rights
HB2236 P ATV and motorcycle passengers
HB2237 P vehicle lights; emergency colors prohibited
HB2320 P firearms; permit holders; public places
HB2377 P law enforcement merit system; determinations
HB2431 C uniform firearms transfer compact
HB2482 P student loan bonds
HB2490 C sexually violent persons; reimbursement; repeal
HB2517 P internet crimes against children; fund
HB2526 P governor's regulatory review council; membership
HB2572 C county roads; repairs; damage reimbursement
HB2578 P real property; purchaser dwelling actions
HB2590 C TPT reform; contractors.
HB2629 P supreme court; attorney licensing
HCR2007 P Fisher Houses; twenty-fifth anniversary
HCR2022 P auditor general; reappointment.
HR2001 C American Legion; technology infrastructure improvement
SB1003 P* technical correction; department of gaming
SB1004 P* technical correction; lottery; minors; prohibition
SB1005 P* false claims; agriculture; technical correction
SB1006 P* technical correction; agricultural extension
SB1007 P* technical correction; trust lands; access
  (NOW: state plans; carbon dioxide emissions
SB1051 P* autocycles; class M license; exemption
SB1088 P income tax brackets; inflation index.
  (NOW: empowerment scholarship accounts; eligibility
SB1158 P* child custody; preliminary injunctions
  (NOW: JTED; nomination signatures; mailing dates
SB1159 P* out of wedlock; fathers' rights
SB1167 P photo radar; prohibition
SB1169 C fire code requirements; fire watch
SB1170 C forfeitures; annual report
  (NOW: quarterly reports; requirements; forfeitures
SB1171 P campaign reports; late filings; notice See Vote
SB1172 C schools; information; political activity; prohibition
SB1184 P municipal elections; ballot; disclosure
SB1185 P appropriation; wolf recovery; litigation costs
  (NOW: guest removal; landlord tenant act
See Vote
SB1189 P health insurance; interstate purchase
  (NOW: firearm possession; setting aside conviction
See Vote
SB1199 C technical correction; groundwater permits
SB1267 P schools; exempt fundraisers
SB1285 C job training; stipends; STEM; internships See Vote
SB1286 C charter schools; private postsecondary institutions
SB1287 C ballot contents disclosure; prohibition
SB1288 C prescription drug coverage; medication synchronization
SB1291 P firearms; state preemption; penalties
SB1298 P rules; counties; flood control districts
SB1299 C long-term park model spaces; hearings
SB1309 P party organization; precinct committeemen; meetings
SB1311 P public health emergencies
SB1317 P* elderly assistance funds; distributions
SB1318 P abortion; health care exchange; licensure See Vote
SB1320 C cosmetology board; makeup artists; exemption
SB1325 C first responder special plates
SB1333 C constables; study committee
SB1334 C banking permit; branch office; fees
SB1335 P fire access roads; limitation; enforcement.
SB1336 C banking permits; application process
SB1337 P state-chartered financial institutions; growth
SB1338 C savings and loan association permits See Vote
SB1384 P* federal search; seizure; sheriff; permission
SB1403 C consumer lawsuit loans; prohibition
SB1404 C health care directives; conflicts
SB1406 P schools; audit findings; financial penalty
SB1419 C theft; age-restricted materials; sentencing
  (NOW: liquor licenses; stores; proximity exemption
SB1432 C hotel employees; room access; backgrounds
SB1434 C empowerment scholarship accounts; open enrollment
SB1435 P public meetings; definition
SB1441 P official state metal; copper
SB1442 C state budget; estimates; hearing; notice
SB1445 P public records; peace officer's name See Vote
SB1446 C TPT reform; contractors
SB1450 C securities registration; exemption; website operators
  (NOW: banks; insuring organization
See Vote
SB1458 P schools; academic standards; tests
SB1464 P* student, teacher data collection; prohibitions
SB1465 P distributed energy generation systems; disclosure See Vote
SCM1005 C proposing regulation freedom amendment; Congress
SCM1009 P military bases; endangered species act
SCM1011 P mortgage standards; urging federal government
SCM1013 P rulemaking; electric generating units; opposition
SCM1014 P urging EPA; ozone concentration standard
SCM1016 C Glass-Steagall Act; urging Congress
SCR1004 P* auditor general; reappointment
SCR1007 P general aviation appreciation month
SCR1010 P Senator Chester Crandell; death resolution
SCR1019 C commending Israel
SCR1020 P Mayor John Driggs; death resolution


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