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Fiftieth Legislature - First Regular Session
  Daniel Patterson

Daniel Patterson

District 29

House of Representatives
1700 W. Washington
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-5342
Fax Number: (602) 417-3169

Personal Information:
Home City: Tucson
Occupation: Southwest Director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility
Member Since: 2009
Daniel Patterson is a progressive, independent and fiscally responsible Democratic Representative.

Daniel is a family man from south downtown Tucson, where his family generates solar power and grows food. He’s worked with many Arizona legislators, Governor Janet Napolitano, US Reps. Raul Grijalva and Gabrielle Giffords, and Republicans, Independents and Greens.

As a former Tucson Planning Commissioner, Center for Progressive Leadership Arizona Political Leaders Fellow, Board Member of the Pima County Board of Adjustment, and Santa Rita Park Neighborhood President, Daniel Patterson has demonstrated government and community leadership.

Mr. Patterson is an Ecologist with strong environmental, water and energy knowledge and planning skills to help quality of life in Tucson’s scenic, fragile and growing south and southeast areas of district 29, and across Arizona.

His priorities include improving the economy, education, health care, jobs, public safety, human & civil rights, water, transportation, energy and the environment.  Patterson's district 29 includes all of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.

Daniel Patterson is the Southwest Director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, a national conservation service organization. He formerly worked with the US Department of the Interior-Bureau of Land Management, and later directed a major desert wildlife and natural resources program.  He also has business experience, having helped his family run a successful automotive company, and he ran his own consulting business.  

Daniel is a graduate of Michigan State University’s College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.


Committee Assignments
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Employment and Regulatory Affairs Member Click Here Click Here



Sponsored Bills
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Final Vote
HB2101 P protest activity; prohibition
HB2122 P* energy policy study committee
HB2123 P* foreclosed properties: maintenance; abatement
HB2124 P* foreclosures; limitation; affidavit
HB2125 P* Arizona wildlife conservation service
HB2126 P* rest area maintenance; ADOT agreements
HB2127 P* property damage by livestock
HB2128 P* insurance; mental health coverage; parity
HB2129 P* large employers; AHCCCS; reimbursement
HB2130 P* bicycles; yield at stop signs.
HB2131 P* regional transportation authority; voting
HB2259 P budget units; directors; compensation; reduction
HB2261 P private property trespass towers
HB2262 P clean elections; assets; other purchases
HB2295 P net-metering; renewable energy sources
HB2299 P private prisons; regulation.
HB2300 P private prison contractors; public records
HB2374 P sentencing; minimum and maximum terms
HB2376 P department of juvenile corrections; continuation See Vote
HB2377 C capital postconviction public defender; continuation
HB2378 P life sentence; parole eligibility
HB2380 P prisoners; medical parole
HB2381 P auto title loans; military members
HB2382 P ombudsman-citizen aide; military veterans
HB2383 P mortgage loan servicers; duties; obligations
HB2399 P* sick and safe time
HB2400 P* labor; rest periods; meal breaks
HB2401 P* employee organizational rights; DPS; corrections
HB2410 P honorably discharged veterans; in-state tuition
HB2425 P large electronics recycling program
HB2510 C palliative care; patient information.
  (NOW: synthetic; definition of dangerous drugs
HB2514 P state employee health insurance; incentives
HB2518 C education authority districts
HB2527 P well ownership; sale; registration
HB2528 P schools; ELL models; exemption
HB2545 P homeowners' associations; rental restrictions
HB2559 P reporting violent behavior; government entities
HB2564 P sales tax; pipes and valves
HB2566 C native American tribes; revenue sharing
HB2567 C state transportation board; tribal representation
HB2568 C shared revenue; Navajo technical college
HB2569 C prioritize repairs; state highways
HB2579 P consumer reporting agencies; information sales
HB2586 C military members; consumer reporting agencies
HB2588 P name change records; stalking victims
HB2589 P legislative hearings; private prison escape
HB2594 P* family leave insurance
HB2595 P* multifamily dwellings; recycling.
HB2596 P personal property tax exemption
HB2597 P corporate income tax; repeal credits
HB2598 P* medical marijuana; limit taxation
HB2604 P AHCCCS; services; restoration.
HB2605 P accounting tax credit; repeal.
HB2606 P AHCCCS; nonexperimental transplants; funding
HB2607 P transplant services; AHCCCS.
HB2626 P trustee's sale; postponement; notice
HB2628 P* public employees; disclosure protection
HB2629 P* civil actions; false claims actions
HB2630 P schools; prohibited courses; repeal
HB2639 P state contracts; preference; Arizona businesses
HB2640 C education; basic skills lists
HB2653 P graffiti implements; unlawful possession; minors
HB2654 P STO tax credits; repeal
HB2655 C gang; immigration intelligence; mission; funding
HB2674 P* state false claims actions
HB2698 P transplant funding; unclaimed lottery monies
HB2699 P expanded public school tax credit
HB2708 P homeowner's rebate; primary residence
HCM2005 P dream act; military service; adoption
HCR2008 P* statewide feed-in tariff policy
HCR2009 P* supporting energy efficiency rules
HCR2025 C board of executive clemency; commutation
HCR2035 P personal property tax; repeal
HM2001 P F-35 program; support funding
HR2005 P Roosevelt Dam; centennial
HR2007 P Warrene Ware; service
SB1610 C state firearm
SCR1061 P Mitch Menlove; death resolution
SR1013 P Lloyd Oliver; death resolution


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