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Fifty-second Legislature - First Regular Session
  Victoria Steele

Victoria Steele

District 9

House of Representatives
1700 W. Washington
Room 324
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-5683
Fax Number: (602) 417-3147

Personal Information:
Home City: Tucson
Occupation: Licensed Professional Counselor
Member Since: 2012
Representative Victoria Steele is serving in the 51st Legislature as your representative from North/Central Tucson. She is the Ranking Democrat on the Transportation Committee, and is also a member of the Health, and Insurance and Retirement Committees. She focuses on legislative issues related to Arizonaís economic recovery, job creation, access to health care, and improving education.

Representative Steele is Native American (Seneca/Mingo). She grew up in a small town in northwest Pennsylvania.

Professionally, she has a Masters Degree in Counseling and a Bachelorís Degree in Counseling Psychology, and she is a Licensed Professional Counselor in private practice when the legislature is not in session. Representative Steele also teaches psychology and counseling at the University of Phoenix (at Tucson) and mentors students at Prescott College (Tucson Center).

Previously, she enjoyed a twenty-five year career as a television and radio news anchor including positions at KOLD-TV, KNST and KFYI Radio. She has garnered awards in both the journalism and counseling fields.

Representative Steele has lived in Arizona for more than twenty-five years. She lives in Tucson near her parents and her adult son Nicholas. She enjoys Tai Chi, listening to jazz, , spending time with family and friends and walking her dog.


Committee Assignments
Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Member Click Here Click Here
Transportation and Infrastructure Member Click Here Click Here



Sponsored Bills
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Final Vote
HB2117 P marriage; qualifications
HB2118 P firearm sales; background checks; transfers
HB2119 P provisional ballots; tally; verification
HB2124 P WQARF funding; state treasurer; transfers
HB2125 P DHS; state food standards
HB2155 P state transportation board; tribal representation
HB2156 P Native American tribes; TPT revenues
HB2157 P Native Americans; delayed birth certificates
HB2158 P appropriation; Navajo Nation court complex
HB2159 P appropriation; water projects; Navajo nation
HB2160 P TPT; Indian tribe; motor vehicles
HB2161 P central Arizona project board; membership
HB2231 P STOs; administrative cost allocation
HB2232 P public school tax credit; increase
HB2233 P STO scholarships; beneficiary recommendations
HB2234 P STO scholarships; student transfers
HB2235 P STO scholarships; means testing
HB2249 P JTEDs; funding; ninth graders
HB2354 C public records; attorney fees
HB2356 C corrections department; visitor fee repeal
HB2357 P schools; prohibited courses; repeal
HB2369 P* death certificates; gender
HB2370 P* texting while driving; prohibition
HB2371 P* minors; automatic firearms; prohibited
HB2372 P* appropriation; mental health first aid
HB2387 P immigration; law enforcement; repeal
HB2388 P DCS employees; covered service
HB2432 P Arizona first responders' day
HB2435 P abortion; waiting period; informed consent
HB2453 P nursing board; rules; abortion
HB2454 P telemedicine; abortion; repeal prohibition
HB2455 P abortion; parental consent; counseling exception
HB2456 P abortion; parental consent; exception
HB2457 P appropriation; community information and referral
HB2458 P supplemental appropriation; foster care placement
HB2459 P tax credit; foster parents
HB2460 P child care waiting list; appropriation
HB2462 P genetically engineered foods; labeling
HB2464 P synthetic plastic microbead products; prohibition
HB2465 C pesticide prohibition; neonicotinoids
HB2466 P schools; health information; website posting
HB2470 C affordable housing projects; tax assessment
HB2471 C drug possession; medical assistance; probation
  (NOW: credit unions; actions; meetings
HB2475 P sexual orientation change efforts; prohibition
HB2476 P sex education programs; requirements
HB2500 P unpaid leave; employee; military family
HB2502 P labor; rest periods; meal breaks
HB2506 C private prison contractors; public records
HB2507 C private prison study committee
HB2517 P internet crimes against children; fund See Vote
HB2520 C appropriation; grants; reading-intensive programs
HB2533 P campaign finance; public service corporations
HB2534 P ballots; defects; notice; cure
HB2544 C special license plates; discontinuation; reissue
HB2546 P independent expenditures; corporations; funding disclosures.
HB2547 P campaign finance disclosures; corporations; entities.
HB2548 P foreign nonprofit corporations; foreign LLCs.
HB2549 P independent expenditures; corporations; unions; audit.
HB2552 P* emergency contraception
HB2553 P* human trafficking victim; vacating conviction
  (NOW: sex trafficking victim; vacating conviction
See Vote
HB2576 P tax; solar energy devices
HB2597 C theft; delivered package; mail; classification
HB2598 P adoption; married couple; preference.
HB2600 P public school tax credit reallocation
HB2601 P firearms; background checks; release conditions.
HB2606 P* medical assistance requests; evidence; mitigation
HB2618 P pet dealers; dogs; prohibitions
HB2619 P sports authority district; tourism; board
HB2621 P multimedia film production tax incentives
HB2624 C critical health information; emergency responders
HB2632 P dog tethering
  (NOW: unlawful dog tethering
HCM2003 P* urging Congress; increase customs personnel
HCR2007 C Fisher Houses; twenty-fifth anniversary
HCR2009 P firearm sales; background checks; transfers
HCR2010 P marriage; qualifications; referral
HCR2018 P voting age; sixteen years
HCR2020 P* ratification; equal rights amendment
HCR2021 P* women's reproductive rights; support
HCR2029 P persons with disabilities; employment; support
HCR2031 P Citizens United decision; repeal
HCR2039 P death resolution; Bill Badger
HR2005 P death resolution; Officer Tyler Stewart
SB1030 P microbreweries; multiple licenses; production; sales
SB1102 P text messaging while driving; prohibition
SB1106 P special license plates; standard design
SB1108 P task force; gas tax replacement
SB1109 P lottery; funding; LTAF; restoration
SB1128 P adoption; married couple; preference
SB1160 P county motor vehicle fuel taxes
SB1207 P campaign finance disclosures; corporations; entities
SB1208 P foreign nonprofit corporations; foreign LLCs
SB1209 P independent expenditures; corporations; unions; audit
SB1227 P driver licenses; legal presence repeal.
SB1228 P schools; prohibited courses; repeal.
SB1229 P immigration; law enforcement; repeal..
SB1230 P racial impact statements; legislative council.
SB1302 P vulnerable users of public ways
SB1315 P incompetent and dangerous defendants; treatment
SB1326 C wrongful arrest; record clearance
SB1327 P employment discrimination; prohibition
SB1431 P abortion; religious employers; contraception; repeal
SB1441 P official state metal; copper
SCR1008 P postsecondary education; tuition; classification; status
SCR1010 C Senator Chester Crandell; death resolution
SCR1012 P primary freight network; supporting ADOT
SCR1020 P Mayor John Driggs; death resolution


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