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Fiftieth Legislature - First Regular Session
  Ron Gould

Ron Gould

District 3

1700 W. Washington
Room 306
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-4138
Fax Number: (602) 417-3165

Personal Information:
Home City: Lake Havasu City
Occupation: Business Owner
Member Since: 2005
Elected to the Arizona State Senate in November of 2004, Sen. Ron Gould brings to the Senate previous political experience from his public service as a Councilman from Lake Havasu City. In addition, for the past 20 years, he has been a small business owner of an air conditioning and heating company.

Ron is a conservative particularly interested in limited government, increasing personal freedom, and increasing personal responsibility. He has been named Chairman of the Transportation Committee, Vice-Chair of the Judiciary Committee, the K – 12 Education Committee, and the Finance Committee.

In addition to being a political advocate, Ron is an avid reader and enjoys a variety of outdoor activities including; motor cycling, horse back riding, boating, water skiing, and gardening.

Ron was raised in Orange County, California, but moved to Arizona ten years ago in pursuit of a better quality of life and lower taxes. He brought with him his wife, Janice, and his three children: Ronald Jr., Robbie, and Rachael.


Committee Assignments
Appropriations Vice-Chairman Click Here Click Here
Senate Ethics Committee Chairman Click Here Click Here
Finance Member Click Here Click Here
Government Reform Member Click Here Click Here
Judiciary Chairman Click Here Click Here
Water, Land Use and Rural Development Member Click Here Click Here



Sponsored Bills
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Final Vote
HB2001 C community colleges; universities; concealed weapons
HB2369 C DUI; work release
HB2384 C abortion; public funding prohibition; taxes
HB2392 C firearms; federal law; school perimeters
HB2416 C abortion
HB2420 C teachers; literacy instruction endorsement
HB2544 C presidential candidates; affidavit of qualifications
HB2561 P Arizona citizenship.
HB2562 P interstate compact; birth certificates
HB2581 C STOs; credits; administration
HB2609 C homeowners' associations; signs; political; leasing
HCM2002 C remove gray wolf; endangered species
HCR2006 C personal property tax exemption amount
HCR2032 P paycheck deductions; political purposes; requirement
HR2007 C Warrene Ware; service
SB1160 P city sales tax; residential rental
SB1161 P personal property tax; exemption; depreciation
SB1162 P corporate income tax rate reduction
SB1163 P business property tax assessment percentage
SB1164 P income tax; corporate sales factor
SB1170 P homeowners' associations; public roadways
SB1200 C ignition interlock device; time requirements
  (NOW: driving under the influence; interlock
See Vote
SB1201 P* firearms omnibus See Vote
SB1204 P trash collection; multifamily housing
SB1209 C school district employees; salaries; posting
SB1210 C corporate income tax; repeal
SB1211 C corporate income tax; phase-out
SB1225 C forgery; human smuggling; classification
SB1231 P state revenue expenditures; limit
SB1243 P* bad checks; county attorney fees
SB1244 P* parents' rights; law enforcement investigation
SB1245 P* capital postconviction public defender; continuation.
SB1246 C abortion.
SB1250 C donor conceived children
SB1265 C abortion; public funding prohibition; taxes.
SB1282 C political committee registration; religious entity
SB1283 C child custody; military families
SB1286 C counties; cities; permits; time limit
SB1287 C health insurance; purchase outside state.
SB1288 C religion; free exercise; professionals; appointments
SB1305 C clean elections; trigger reports; repeal
SB1308 P* interstate compact; birth certificates.
SB1309 P* Arizona citizenship
SB1312 C STOs; credits; administration.
SB1318 C city council; vacancy; appointment; election See Vote
SB1319 C government land; restoring private land
SB1320 C residential tax assessment
SB1321 C property tax assessment; class two
SB1325 C union dues; political purposes
SB1334 C hunting within city limits See Vote
SB1335 C hunting at night; varmints
SB1350 C public employees; political activities
SB1352 C photo radar prohibition
SB1357 C AHCCCS; missed appointments; provider remedy See Vote
SB1366 C medical malpractice; liability waivers
SB1390 C abortions; clinical privileges; physicians
SB1393 C greenhouse emissions; legislative authority
SB1395 C endangered species act; interstate compact
SB1403 C certificates; line siting committee.
  (NOW: mandatory project labor agreements; prohibition
SB1407 C schools; data; noncitizen students
SB1408 P state budget; appropriation limitation; hearing
SB1409 C government publications; English only
SB1410 P sheriff; powers and duties
SB1411 C elected county officers; authority
SB1465 P* valid identification; consular cards; prohibition
SB1466 P* deferred prosecution; justice court approval
SB1467 P* educational institution; concealed weapons
SB1468 P* homeowners' associations; design guidelines; rules
SB1469 P* justification; use of force
SB1470 P* county water authority; repeal
SB1471 P* county election law amendments See Vote
SB1472 P* publicity pamphlets; judicial performance; comment. See Vote
SB1473 P* early voting sites; electioneering
SB1474 P* landlord; tenant; fit and habitable See Vote
SB1475 P* technical correction; defrauding secured creditors
SB1476 P* lake improvement; boating safety; funds
SB1477 P* technical correction; civil rights; restoration
SB1478 P* technical correction; double punishment
SB1479 P* technical correction; evidence; medical malpractice
SB1480 P* technical correction; tax judges; qualifications
SB1481 P* supreme court; composition
SB1482 P* appellate judges; judicial performance reviews
SB1483 P* off-highway vehicles; tax stamps
SB1484 P* terrorism; radiological agent; infectious substances See Vote
SB1485 P* technical correction; tax court; decisions
SB1486 P* mail ballot elections; technical correction
SB1487 P* elections; ballots; technical correction
SB1488 P* elections; special districts; technical correction
SB1489 P* election dates; technical correction
SB1490 P* food service workers; authorized presence
SB1491 P* privatization; correctional health services.
SB1492 P* grand juries; evidence
SB1493 P* Arizona international development authority; bonds
SB1494 P* community college bookstores; financial aid
SB1495 C Arizona state guard; establishment
SB1519 C AHCCCS; termination
SB1525 C city; town; development fees See Vote
SB1526 P* affidavit of qualifications; presidential candidates
SB1552 C corporate tax allocation; sales factor
SB1553 P education; Arizona empowerment accounts. See Vote
SB1554 C ADE; teachers; liability insurance
SB1555 C government employees; union dues; withholding
SB1556 C school district monies; associations; elections.
SB1590 C employers; group insurance pooling
SB1591 C health insurance claims; information; disclosure
SB1592 C health care compact; funding
SB1593 C health insurance; interstate purchase See Vote
SB1610 PZ state firearm
SB1612 C general appropriations 2011-2012
  (NOW: 2011-2012; general appropriations
See Vote
SB1613 C 2011-2012; capital outlay
  (NOW: capital outlay; 2011-2012
See Vote
SB1614 C 2011-2012; state budget procedures
  (NOW: state budget procedures; 2011-2012
See Vote
SB1615 C consolidation; state agencies
  (NOW: state agencies; consolidation
See Vote
SB1616 C revenue; 2011-2012; budget reconciliation
  (NOW: budget reconciliation; revenue; 2011-2012
See Vote
SB1617 C K-12 education; 2011-2012; budget reconciliation
  (NOW: budget reconciliation; K-12 education; 2011-2012
See Vote
SB1618 C higher education; 2011-2012; budget reconciliation
  (NOW: budget reconciliation; higher education; 2011-2012
See Vote
SB1619 C health; 2011-2012; budget reconciliation
  (NOW: budget reconciliation; health; 2011-2012
See Vote
SB1620 C welfare; 2011-2012; budget reconciliation
  (NOW: budget reconciliation; welfare; 2011-2012
See Vote
SB1621 C criminal justice; 2011-2012; budget reconciliation
  (NOW: budget reconciliation; criminal justice; 2011-2012
See Vote
SB1622 C general government; 2011-2012; budget reconciliation
  (NOW: budget reconciliation; general government; 2011-2012
See Vote
SB1623 C regulation; 2011-2012; budget reconciliation
  (NOW: budget reconciliation; regulation; 2011-2012
See Vote
SB1624 C environment; 2011-2012; budget reconciliation
  (NOW: budget reconciliation; environment; 2011-2012
See Vote
SCR1009 C honoring Hopi code talkers
SCR1010 P judicial decisions; international law
SCR1017 P recognizing pregnancy care centers.
SCR1019 P state appropriation limit; reduction
SCR1020 C crime victims; protection from liability
SCR1028 P paycheck deductions; political purposes; requirement.
SCR1029 C photo radar prohibition
SCR1032 P new tax; election; supermajority approval
SCR1034 C federal actions; state nullification
SCR1035 C English; official language
SCR1039 P* property tax levy increases; limit
SCR1040 P* justices; judges; reappointment; reconfirmation
SCR1041 P* supreme court; jurisdiction
SCR1042 P* commissions; appellate; trial court; appointments
SCR1043 P* judicial nominees; all qualified applicants
SCR1044 P* judicial vacancies; appointment by governor
SCR1045 P* appellate, trial commissions; governor appointment
SCR1046 P* supreme; appellate judges; appointment; confirmation
SCR1047 P* judicial conduct; open records; proceedings
SCR1048 P* judicial retention; senate vote
SCR1049 P* justices; judges; appointment; senate confirmation
SCR1050 P* corporation commission; districts
SCR1055 P federal term limits amendment
SCR1059 P supporting Wisconsin governor; legislature
SCR1061 P Mitch Menlove; death resolution
SR1003 P Dorwan Stoddard; death resolution
SR1004 P Gabe Zimmerman; death resolution
SR1005 P Phyllis Schneck; death resolution
SR1006 P Christina Taylor Green; death resolution
SR1007 P Dorothy Morris; death resolution
SR1008 P Honorable John Roll; death resolution
SR1011 P national day of the cowboy
SR1013 P Lloyd Oliver; death resolution


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