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Arizona State Legislature
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Forty-seventh Legislature - First Regular Session
 
 
  Ken Cheuvront

Ken Cheuvront

Democrat
District 15

Senate
1700 W. Washington
Room 315
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-5325
Fax Number: (602) 417-3149

 

Personal Information:

Home City: Phoenix
Occupation:
Owner, Cheuvront Construction, Cheuvront Wine & Cheese
Member Since:
1994
KENNETH D. CHEUVRONT
State Senate
1700 West Washington
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(602) 926-5325
 
POLITICAL:    

 

Arizona State Senator

2003-Present

  Committees: Finance, Commerce & Government  
  Arizona State Representative 1994-2003
  Democratic Leader 2001-2002
 

Committees: Ways & Means, Commerce and Legislative Council

 
 

Vice President of the Atlantic Association of Young Political Leaders

1999-2001

        London, England 2000
        Istanbul, Turkey
2002
 

      Sofia, Bulgaria

2003
 

Executive Committee Member of theDemocratic Leadership
Council 's State Legislative Advisory Board

1998-2002

 

Chairman of Arizona Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee

1997-Present

 

Arizona Democratic State Committee person

1992-Present

 

Co-Chair - International Network of Lesbian & Gay Officials

1998-2000

  NCSL Legislative Advisor - West Africa Countires of Ivory Coast, Tchad, Burkina Faso and Senegal
2001
  NDI Legislative Trainer in Niger, Africa 2001
 

American Council of Young Political Leaders

 
 

        Delegate - Argentina & Uruguay

1996

 

        Escort - Germany & Romania

1998

 

        Delegate - Bulgaria

1999

 

White House Conference on Hate Crimes Conferee

1997

 

Clinton/Gore Delegate to Democratic National Convention

1996

  Gore/Lieberman Delegate to Democratic National Convention 2000
     
EDUCATION:    

 

Japanese/American Business Exchange

1992

 

        Iberaki, Japan

 
 

American Graduate School of International Management

1986

 

        Glendale, Arizona

 
 

        Master's International Finance

 
 

Université National de la Côte d'Ivoire

1985

 

          Abidjan, Ivory Coast

 
 

          Rotary Scholarship: Graduate Work in International Business

 
 

Claremont McKenna College

1983

 

          Claremont, California - Bachelor of Arts

 
 

          Major: Political Science/Public Management

 
 

Institut Études Européenes

1981

 

          Nante, France - Study of French & Political Science

 
     
LEADERSHIP:    
  DLC 100 2000 & 2002 & 2004

 

Barry Goldwater Human Rights Award Honoree

1999

 

Phoenix Academy Award Honoree

1999

 

Arizona AIDS Policy Alliance Award Honoree

1998

 

Echo Magazine Man of the Year

1997

 

Arizona Valley Leadership, Member of Class XXVIII

1996

 

Combined Metropolitan Phoenix Arts and Science

1990-Present

 

         Executive Board Member

1990-94

 

         Co-Chair of Charity Dinner

1998-Present

 

Phoenix Parks and Recreation Board Member

1992-94

 

Neighborhood Preservation & Investment Initiative

 
 

         Advisory Committee Member

1998

  The Actors Theatre Board of Directors 2005-Present
     
EXPERIENCE:    

 

Cheuvront Construction

1989-Present

 

         General Contractor - President

 
 

Commodities Exchange Center, New York

1986-1989

 

         COMEX Options Floor Trader

 
  Cheuvront Wine and Cheese 2003-Present
 
  Owner
 
     
LANGUAGES:    

 

Highly proficient in French

 
 

Working knowledge of Spanish

 

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Committee Assignments
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Finance Member Click Here Click Here
K-12 Education Member Click Here Click Here

 

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Sponsored Bills
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Final Vote
 
HB2534 C special education; dispute resolution See Vote
HB2553 C vehicles; brake devices; muffler requirements
HB2582 P liquor establishments; distance waivers
HB2637 P legislative vacancies; election
HB2704 P employment discrimination; prohibition
HB2710 P domestic partnerships; responsibilities and benefits
HCR2041 C Ronald Reagan; death resolution
HCR2049 P domestic partnerships; responsibilities; benefits; resolution
HCR2063 C Honorable James Sedillo
HR2002 C Lalo Guerrero death resolution
SB1054 C emergency and military affairs; continuation
SB1055 C ombudsman-citizens aide; continuation
SB1153 C personnel files; right to copies
SB1200 P* municipal relocation incentives; equivalency
SB1201 P* municipal tax incentives; prohibition; penalty
  (NOW: fireworks; definitions
See Vote
SB1258 P elections; mail-in ballot
SB1259 C vote by mail; permanent list
SB1265 C Arizona silver haired legislature
SB1282 C agriculture department; 2005 omnibus act See Vote
SB1291 P firearm sales; background checks; shows
SB1299 C gift cards; fees; expiration; disclosure
  (NOW: gift cards; disclosure; fees; expiration
See Vote
SB1304 C no child left behind; option
SB1305 C probation; surveillance officers; overtime; representation
  (NOW: contractors; licensing limit; exemption
SB1320 C state salary adjustment; appropriation
SB1349 C unlawful feeding of wildlife
SB1350 C teachers; compulsory leave; technical correction
SB1352 P AIMS; special education exceptions See Vote
SB1353 C medical records and payment records See Vote
SB1372 C human trafficking violations
SB1420 C uninsured drivers; penalties; vehicle impoundment
SB1426 C ASRS; spousal consent
  (NOW: overtime pay; CORP
See Vote
SB1440 C labor organizations; nonunion employees; representation.
SB1508 P commercial property tax relief
SCR1008 C auditor general; reappointment
SCR1018 P legislative candidates; AIMS test
SCR1024 C honoring Arizona's teachers
SCR1031 C opposing the patriot act
SR1001 C death resolution; Pope John Paul II

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