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Arizona State Legislature
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Fifty-first Legislature - First Regular Session
 
 
  Andy Biggs

Andy Biggs
President

Republican
District 12

Senate
1700 W. Washington
Room 205
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone Number: (602) 926-4371
Fax Number: (602) 417-3022

 
Personal Information:
Home City: Gilbert
Occupation: Attorney
Member Since: 2002
Senator Andy Biggs is an Arizona native and has lived in Gilbert with his family since 1986. He is married to Cindy and they have six children.

Andy is a retired attorney. He is licensed to practice in Arizona, Washington, and New Mexico. The Senator has a bachelor’s degree in Asian Studies from BYU and a J.D. degree from the University of Arizona. He earned a M.A. in Political Science from ASU and has done additional graduate work there.

Sen. Biggs served the old Legislative District 22 in the State House of Representatives for eight years before being elected to the State Senate in November of 2010. As a freshman in the Senate, he chaired the Appropriations committee and was the Vice-Chairman of the Government reform and Judiciary Committees. Andy also served on the Rules Committee. Later in his freshman term, Sen. Biggs was chosen by the Republican Caucus to be the Senate Majority Leader. In 2012, Sen. Biggs was re-elected to the Senate to represent Legislative District 12 and was chosen by his caucus to be the Senate President. In addition to his role as Senate President, Sen. Biggs chairs the Rules Committee.

Andy has earned the designation “Champion of the Taxpayer” from Americans for Prosperity for his cumulative service in the state legislature, has been honored numerous times by the Goldwater Institute as a “Friend of Liberty,” and has received the Guardian of Small Business Award from NFIB for his career-long championing of small business interests.

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Sponsored Bills
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Final Vote
 
HB2074 C expedited foster home approval
  (NOW: licensing; foster homes
HB2075 C school boards; vacancies; board appointment
HB2491 P ACC; securities enforcement; spousal joinder
HB2533 C local governments; public notices; website
HB2608 C EORP; closure; defined contribution
HB2657 P transaction privilege tax changes
HCR2034 C Arizona territory; 150th anniversary
HCR2036 C Boy Scouts of America
SB1028 P municipal TPT exemption; leases; LLC
  (NOW: municipal TPT exemption; leases; ownership
SB1070 P* technical correction; return of aliens
SB1108 C foster home licensure; immunizations
SB1115 C direct pay prices; health care
SB1182 C paycheck deductions; public employers.
SB1238 C unemployment insurance; erroneous benefit payments
  (NOW: benefit corporations; formation
See Vote
SB1249 P* supplemental appropriation; CPS funding
SB1250 P* supplemental appropriation; IRC
SB1326 C disclosures; campaign finance; lobbying; enforcement
SB1341 C vulnerable adults; financial exploitation See Vote
SB1348 C public employees; activities; unions; compensation
SB1349 C paycheck deductions; employee authorization
SB1350 C government contract workers; strike prohibition
SB1363 C empowerment scholarship accounts; expansion; funding See Vote
SB1374 C behavioral health examiners board See Vote
SB1376 C reproductive technology
SB1417 P* reviser's technical corrections; 2013 See Vote
SB1463 C counties; flood control districts; rules
SB1470 C bond contracts; technical correction
  (NOW: prohibited tax; dedicated property tax
SB1482 PZ IRC; supplemental appropriation
SB1483 PZ 2013-2014; general appropriations
SB1484 PZ 2013-2014; capital outlay
SB1485 PZ 2013-2014; budget procedures
SB1486 PZ 2013-2014; revenue; budget reconciliation
SB1488 PZ 2013-2014; higher education; budget reconciliation
SB1489 PZ 2013-2014; government; budget reconciliation
SB1490 PZ 2013-2014; criminal justice; budget reconciliation
SB1491 PZ 2013-2014; environment; budget reconciliation
SB1493 PZ elections; omnibus
SCR1002 C health care; direct pay prices
SCR1020 P Sheriff Larry Dever; death resolution
SR1004 C death resolution; Bud Strom
SR1005 P partnership; Azerbaijan; U.S.

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