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Fifty-second Legislature - First Regular Session
  Rebecca Rios

Rebecca Rios
Minority Whip

District 27

House of Representatives
1700 W. Washington
Room 322
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-3073
Fax Number: (602) 417-3288

Personal Information:
Home City: South Phoenix
Occupation: President, Florence Copper Community Foundation
Member Since: 1995-2000, 2005-2011, 2015
Rebecca Rios is a fourth generation Arizona native. She earned both her Bachelor and Master Degrees from Arizona State University, School of Social Work, and worked 25 years in the Behavioral Health and Non-profit fields in Arizona.

Rebecca served in the Arizona House of Representatives from 1995-2000, and in the Arizona State Senate from 2005 - 2010, where she served as Democratic Whip and Assistant Democratic Leader.

Rebecca is the daughter of Pete Rios, former Arizona State Senate President. Rebecca and Pete Rios are the only father -daughter team to serve together in the Arizona State Legislature.

Rebecca is married with 3 children and resides in South Phoenix.


Committee Assignments
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Federalism and States' Rights Member Click Here Click Here



Sponsored Bills
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Final Vote
HB2117 C marriage; qualifications
HB2155 P state transportation board; tribal representation
HB2156 P Native American tribes; TPT revenues
HB2157 P Native Americans; delayed birth certificates
HB2158 C appropriation; Navajo Nation court complex
HB2159 C appropriation; water projects; Navajo nation
HB2160 C TPT; Indian tribe; motor vehicles
HB2161 P central Arizona project board; membership
HB2356 C corrections department; visitor fee repeal
HB2357 P schools; prohibited courses; repeal
HB2370 C texting while driving; prohibition
HB2371 C minors; automatic firearms; prohibited
HB2387 C immigration; law enforcement; repeal
HB2388 C DCS employees; covered service
HB2389 C voting rights; restoration; felonies.
HB2490 P sexually violent persons; reimbursement; repeal
HB2517 P internet crimes against children; fund See Vote
HB2520 C appropriation; grants; reading-intensive programs
HB2546 C 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 C emergency contraception
HB2553 C human trafficking victim; vacating conviction
  (NOW: sex trafficking victim; vacating conviction
See Vote
HB2563 C health facilities; substance abuse recovery
HB2585 C secondary motor vehicle finance transactions
HB2598 C adoption; married couple; preference.
HB2606 C medical assistance requests; evidence; mitigation
HB2618 C pet dealers; dogs; prohibitions
HB2624 C critical health information; emergency responders
HB2632 C dog tethering
  (NOW: unlawful dog tethering
HB2638 C abortion clinics; inspection; repeal
HB2641 P foster care; tuition waiver
HCM2003 C urging Congress; increase customs personnel
HCR2010 C marriage; qualifications; referral
HCR2020 P ratification; equal rights amendment
HCR2021 P women's reproductive rights; support
HCR2028 C civilian conservation corps; recognition
HCR2029 C persons with disabilities; employment; support
HCR2031 P Citizens United decision; repeal
HCR2039 P death resolution; Bill Badger
HM2001 P urging parks board; historic place
HR2002 C international Darwin day
HR2005 C death resolution; Officer Tyler Stewart
SB1136 C nursing facility assessment; continuation
SB1156 C election and ethics commission; duties
SB1157 C voting rights; restoration; felonies
SB1166 C health care insurance; utilization review
SB1207 C campaign finance disclosures; corporations; entities
SB1209 C independent expenditures; corporations; unions; audit
SB1231 C state employees; meet and confer
SB1232 C public employees; collective bargaining
SB1233 P labor organizations; nonunion employees; representation
SB1234 C noncertificated school employees; due process
SB1235 C labor representative; employee; privilege
SB1298 C rules; counties; flood control districts
SB1324 C school buildings; excess square footage
SB1325 C first responder special plates
SB1326 C wrongful arrest; record clearance
SB1327 P employment discrimination; prohibition
SB1358 C early voting locations; extended hours.
SB1364 C provisional ballots; tally; verification.
SB1431 C abortion; religious employers; contraception; repeal
SCM1007 C comprehensive immigration reform; urging Congress
SCR1005 P legislators; arrest privilege; repeal
SCR1010 C Senator Chester Crandell; death resolution
SCR1020 P Mayor John Driggs; death resolution


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