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Key Votes

Andy Biggs' Voting Records on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Andy Biggs
Office: State Senate (AZ) - District 12, Republican President
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for State Senate - District 12
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cindy, 6 Children
Home City: Gilbert, AZ

Arizona Key Votes

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
April 16, 2014 HB 2367 Establishes Work Requirements for Certain Medicaid Recipients Bill Passed - Senate
(17 - 12)
Yea
April 16, 2014 HB 2508 Requires Background Checks for Federal Health Care Navigators Bill Passed - Senate
(19 - 10)
Yea
April 15, 2014 HCR 2005 Authorizes a Manufacturer to Provide Investigational Treatments to Eligible Patients Bill Passed - Senate
(23 - 6)
Yea
April 9, 2014 HB 2284 Authorizes Unannounced Inspections of Abortion Facilities Bill Passed - Senate
(17 - 13)
Yea
May 16, 2013 HB 2045 Requires Hospitals to Release Procedure Pricing Information Conference Report Adopted - Senate
(25 - 5)
Nay
Feb. 9, 2012 SB 1061 Authorizes Schools to Opt-Out of the National School Lunch Program Bill Passed - Senate
(19 - 10)
Yea
April 1, 2011 SB 1619 Provisions to Health and Health Care for 2011-2012 Budget Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate
(21 - 8)
Yea
March 17, 2011 SB 1405 Hospital Admissions and Restrictions Bill Failed - Senate
(12 - 18)
Yea
Feb. 10, 2011 SB 1086 Tobacco Prohibitions Bill Failed - Senate
(13 - 16)
Nay
March 31, 2010 SB 1001 Authorizing Governor to Challenge Federal Individual Health Care Mandate Bill Passed - House
(34 - 24)
Yea
July 31, 2009 HB 2013 Budget Reconciliation (Health and Welfare) Bill Passed - House
(35 - 11)
Yea
June 29, 2009 SB 1175 Prohibiting Non-Physicians from Performing Abortions Bill Passed - House
(35 - 19)
Yea
June 19, 2007 HB 2781 2007-2009 Biennium Budget Concurrence Vote Passed - House
(38 - 21)
Nay
May 22, 2007 HB 2781 2007-2009 Biennium Budget Bill Passed - House
(31 - 29)
Yea
May 10, 2007 SB 1032 Emergency Room Malpractice Bill Failed - House
(26 - 29)
Nay
April 20, 2006 SB 1477 Psychotropic drugs; Testing; Informed Consent Bill Passed - House
(34 - 23)
Yea
April 18, 2006 SB 1356 Air Pollutant Regulation Bill Passed - House
(31 - 26)
Yea
April 17, 2006 SB 1477 Psychotropic drugs; Testing; Informed Consent Bill Failed - House
(25 - 30)
Did Not Vote
April 12, 2006 HB 2142 Human Eggs; Sale; Prohibition Concurrence Vote Passed - House
(38 - 21)
Yea
March 1, 2006 HB 2142 Human Eggs; Sale; Prohibition Bill Passed - House
(33 - 22)
Yea
Feb. 13, 2006 HB 2254 Requiring Doctors to Inform Women of Fetal Pain Bill Passed - House
(36 - 21)
Yea

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