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Arizona State Legislature
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Fifty-first Legislature - First Regular Session
  Ethan Orr

Ethan Orr

District 9

House of Representatives
1700 W. Washington
Room 337
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-3235
Fax Number: (602) 417-3030

Personal Information:
Home City: Tucson
Occupation: Executive Directory of Linkages
Member Since: 2013
Ethan Orr is a native of Tucson and a third generation Arizonan.  Currently he is the Executive Director of Linkages, a statewide organization dedicated to helping people with disabilities and Veterans find employment.  Last year Linkages helped 855 people find a job.  He received a Masters in Public Administration and a Bachelor’s in History and Political Science from the U of A and has been a faculty member there for over 12 years.  He was the Director of Economic and Community Development for the City of South Tucson, and a Council Aide and the Director of the Empowerment Zone for the City of Tucson.  At both cities he created programs that received national recognition.  He has served on a number of Boards including the Joint Legislative Task Force on Homelessness, The Governor’s Rehabilitation Advisory Council, and the Greater Tucson Leadership Council,  Ethan has been married for 12 years, has three wonderful children.


Committee Assignments
Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Member Click Here Click Here
Higher Education and Workforce Development Vice-Chairman Click Here Click Here
Judiciary Member Click Here Click Here



Sponsored Bills
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Final Vote
HB2074 P expedited foster home approval
  (NOW: licensing; foster homes
See Vote
HB2136 P firefighter and EMT memorial
HB2200 P county fire department; authorization
HB2204 C law enforcement; surviving spouse; insurance
HB2217 P extraordinary educators special plates
HB2356 C insurance; prohibited inducements
HB2421 C identifying information; peace officers; spouses
HB2434 P unlawful use; public resources; offense.
HB2439 P income tax brackets; inflation index
HB2454 P internet providers; personal information
HB2456 C revenue allocation districts
HB2474 P planned communities; zoning; limitations; districts
HB2479 P* personal property depreciation
HB2484 P veterans; hiring preference; tax credit
HB2485 C health and safety audit privilege See Vote
HB2488 P 200-day school calendar; funding.
HB2492 P municipalities; wastewater utility; acquisition; repeal
HB2499 P JTEDs; per pupil funding calculation
  (NOW: per pupil funding calculation; JTEDs
See Vote
HB2500 P schools; teacher evaluations; dismissals
HB2530 P empowerment scholarship accounts; tests; surveys
HB2531 P income tax; instant depreciation See Vote
HB2543 P* provisional community colleges; nonresident tuition See Vote
HB2546 C insurance; guaranty fund
HB2547 C AHCCCS; birth outcome committee
HB2548 P* veteran special plates; design
HB2557 C schools; CPR instruction.
HB2563 C teacher preparation programs; common core
HB2570 P* appropriation; mental health services
HB2571 P* TPT export exemption; border centers
HB2575 C clean elections commission amendments
HB2576 C convention; delegates; limitations; oath
HB2584 P renewable energy and conservation districts
HB2587 P* sales tax; service contract merchandise
HB2594 P* local transportation assistance fund; restoration
HB2612 C auto title loans; military members
HB2616 P data centers
HB2617 P school tuition organizations; preapproval; entities See Vote
HB2621 P fund; state parks; roads; fee
HB2628 C prosecutor presence; interview of minor
HB2629 C tampering with a witness
HB2631 P unlawful discharge; firearm; intoxication
HB2633 C health insurance; vaccines
HB2638 C seat belt law; civil penalty
HB2657 P transaction privilege tax changes
HB2658 P* health services pilot program
HB2659 P public records; attorney fees
HCM2003 P copper mining; support
HCM2004 C veterans' home; tribal lands
HCM2005 P federal government; fiscal responsibility
HCR2022 C convention; amendments; balanced federal budget
HCR2034 C Arizona territory; 150th anniversary
HCR2035 C recognizing Arizona caregivers
HCR2036 P Boy Scouts of America
SB1161 C animal abuser registration; registry
SB1162 P sales tax; reduced reporting requirements
SB1198 C license plate covers; prohibition
SB1199 P AHCCCS; service providers
SB1200 P financial abuse of elders; reports
SB1201 P caregiver registries
SB1340 C municipal fire districts
SB1356 C finger imaging; TANF; SNAP; repeal
SB1421 C school personnel; emergency epinephrine administration
SB1463 C counties; flood control districts; rules
SB1464 C mining advisory council; membership
SB1465 C solid waste facilities; general permit
SCR1020 P Sheriff Larry Dever; death resolution


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