top border
border border
Arizona State Legislature
Capitol Roof picture
Forty-eighth Legislature - First Regular Session
  Manuel V. Alvarez

Manuel V. Alvarez

District 25

House of Representatives
1700 W. Washington
Room 129
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-5895
Fax Number: (602) 417-3025


Personal Information:

Home City: Elfrida
Farmer, Rancher
Member Since: January 2003

Candidate: State Representative, District 25
Democratic Primary

Elfrida, AZ (Cochise County) resident 46 years; familiar with cultures, language, issues and concerns of Southern and rural Arizona

Farmer, Rancher; family owns 160 acres in Elfrida; also works as operator/manager of pistachio orchard. Retired as employment services manager, Arizona Department of Economic Security, Bisbee office, after 31 years in February, 2000.

Educated at Valley Union High School, Cochise College

Veteran, 3 years U.S. Army

Wife Beverly Sue Alvarez, married 40 years; 2 children: Gary Alvarez, lives in Vail with his family; Estella (Josie), lives in Elfrida with her daughter; 4 grandchildren; and great grandchildren

Volunteer Public Service:

- Cochise County Board of Adjustment, member
- Elfrida Elementary School Board, past president and past member
- Elfrida Fire Board, past president and member
- American Legion, member
- Veteran of Foreign Wars, member
- Elfrida Lions Club, past officer
- Bisbee Rotary Club, past officer
- Chiricahua Clinic, Board member
- Member: Mule Mountain Democratic Club, Douglas Area Democrats, Cochise county Democratic Committee (2nd Vice-Chair); Democratic Precinct Committee person

Bi-lingual (English/Spanish)

Manny and Beverly Alvarez
4128 W. Jefferson Rd.
Elfrida, Az. 85610
Phone 520-642-3526


Committee Assignments
Counties, Municipalities and Military Affairs Member Click Here Click Here
Financial Institutions and Insurance Member Click Here Click Here
Water and Agriculture Member Click Here Click Here



Sponsored Bills
Bill NumberSort By Bill Number
Sponsor TypeSort By Sponsor Type
Short TitleSort By Short Title
Final Vote
HB2086 C insurance; cancer screening examinations
HB2087 C noncertificated school employees; policies
HB2088 P DPS; retirement; badge
  (NOW: badges; officer purchase; illegal use
HB2142 C CORP; membership; ordinary disability
HB2148 C ASRS; active military service credit See Vote
HB2149 C ASRS; public service purchase
HB2158 C state earned income tax credit.
HB2159 C political contributions; limits.
HB2160 C child care assistance; rates.
HB2161 C insurance premium tax credit cap.
HB2162 C appropriation; mobile dentistry units.
HB2163 C appropriation; economic development; rural; tribal.
HB2164 C membership; criminal justice commission.
HB2165 C standard income tax deductions; amounts.
HB2166 C children's physical activity grants; appropriation.
HB2167 C lottery monies; primary care facilities.
HB2168 C lottery monies; historic homes fund.
HB2169 C appropriation; university student aid.
HB2170 C appropriation; diabetes prevention.
HB2171 C appropriation; utility assistance.
HB2172 C appropriation; youth employment and training.
HB2173 C small business loans.
HB2174 C appropriation; Arizona graduates program.
HB2175 C appropriation; domestic violence shelters.
HB2176 C appropriation; homeless services.
HB2193 C provisional community college districts; continuation
HB2196 C retiree health insurance; rural subsidy
HB2206 P teacher shortage student loan program
HB2211 P children; temporary court orders
HB2214 P domestic relations; social security numbers
HB2216 C school districts; postemployment benefits
HB2217 C clean elections; daily reporting
HB2218 C income tax credit; home schooling
HB2220 P procurement code; exemption
HB2221 C appropriation cancer research; matching funds
HB2222 C clean elections; primary spending
HB2223 C clean elections; expenses; qualifying contributions
HB2224 C payday loans; extensions
HB2225 C unattended child in motor vehicle
HB2226 C traffic tickets; civil penalties; collection
  (NOW: traffic tickets; collections; civil penalties
See Vote
HB2246 C employment security; appeals board
HB2247 P TANF; diversion program; sanctions See Vote
HB2248 P title IV-D services; fee See Vote
HB2249 P child support enforcement See Vote
HB2276 C clean car standards; no idling
HB2291 C driver license information; retailer use See Vote
HB2305 C school districts; impact aid miscalculations
  (NOW: school districts; budget; miscalculations; receivership
See Vote
HB2306 P feral honeybees; public nuisance
HB2307 C prime contracting deduction; university improvements
HB2308 C appropriations; border county costs
HB2328 C county graffiti abatement See Vote
HB2329 C appropriation; Native American veterans' outreach
HB2330 C Indian affairs commission; legislative day
HB2331 C tribal lands teacher student loans
HB2332 C out-of-state students; admission.
  (NOW: school governing board; admission; nonresidents
See Vote
HB2333 C appropriation; Navajo Shonto community center
HB2335 C urban revenue sharing increase
HB2339 C peace officers' training fund
HB2340 C inmate labor; compensation
HB2341 C prisoner medical treatment; costs
HB2342 C unlawful sexual conduct involving prisoners See Vote
HB2353 C law enforcement animals; animal cruelty
HB2354 C minors; abuse; duty to report
HB2355 C tax credit; charitable organizations
HB2373 C high schools; nutrition standards
HB2374 C schools; mathematics achievement grants
HB2375 C schools; exercise and fitness programs
HB2451 P organizational rights; employee organizations
HB2479 C behavioral health professionals; licensure; reciprocity
HB2488 P drought emergency groundwater transfers
HB2539 C regulations; payday loans
HB2559 P boxing; intergovernmental tribal agreements
HB2568 P appropriation; university of Arizona south
HB2572 C aid in dying
HB2583 C local land subdivisions; size
HB2599 C human remains
HB2600 C child passenger restraints; booster seats
HB2601 C graduated driver licenses
HB2613 C kindergarten; full-time students
HB2614 C state contracts; performance; disclosure
HB2616 C appropriations; Navajo veterans services
HB2617 C appropriations; Navajo senior centers
HB2618 C appropriation; Navajo agriculture complex
HB2619 C appropriation; Navajo mine lands reclamation
HB2620 C veterans; game and fish licenses
HB2621 C military personnel; uranium exposure; test
HB2627 C income tax deadlines
  (NOW: prime contracting; property owners
See Vote
HB2638 C local energy plans See Vote
HB2643 C transactions; deferred presentment; database
HB2644 C lobbyists; gift ban
HB2676 C tobacco products; storage and display
HB2684 C state employees; living donor leave
HB2685 C rape victims; pregnancy prevention
HB2687 C rates; child care assistance
HB2688 C vehicle restraint violations; enforcement
HB2689 P* foreclosure; homeowner protection
HB2691 C renewable energy enterprise zones
HB2692 C water supply development revolving fund See Vote
HB2693 C water adequacy provisions
  (NOW: water provisions; adequacy
HB2695 C legislator-elect; support services
HB2697 C economic development; corporate accountability
HB2699 C unauthorized persons; border security
HB2701 C Arizona twenty-first century fund
HB2710 C home sales; water supply disclosure
HB2711 C hazardous substances; insurance
HB2714 C teacher certification; proficiency exam reciprocity
HB2716 C identity theft; factual innocence
HB2724 C income based tuition waiver scholarships
HB2725 P restitution; civil proceedings by victims
HB2731 P teachers; minimum salary
HB2732 P Arizona government education fund
HB2766 C national guard mobilization; border; appropriation
HCM2009 C funding; more border service ports
HCM2010 C reimbursement; unauthorized entries; state costs
HCM2013 P railroad rights-of-way
HCR2004 C business personal property tax exemption.
HCR2008 C school district expenditures; authorization
HCR2010 C legislator term limits; repeal
HCR2037 C business personal property taxes; exemption
HCR2044 C health care decisions week
HCR2045 C local mandates; funding
HCR2047 P Buffalo Soldiers recognition
HM2001 C employee free choice act
HR2001 C state aviation day.
HR2002 P Virginia Tech; honoring those killed
SB1053 P nuclear emergency management fund; assessments
SB1134 P bad checks; classification
SB1225 P military family relief fund
SB1234 P schools; transportation funding.
SB1487 C schools; special education weights; increase
SB1488 P dental care coverage; appropriations
SB1510 C sports authority; Cactus league relocations
SB1572 C appropriation; crime funds; tribes
SB1574 P appropriation; rural telemedicine
SB1575 P water adequacy amendments
SCR1007 P property valuations; elderly income limits


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