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Key Votes

Brent Hill's Voting Records on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Brent Hill
Office: State Senate (ID) - District 34, Republican President Pro Tempore
First Elected: 2001
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for State Senate - District 34
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Julie; 4 Children: Justin, Ritchie, Michael, Kevin.
Birth Date: 04/23/1949
Birth Place: Rigby, ID
Home City: Rexburg, ID
Religion: L.D.S.

Idaho Key Votes

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
March 10, 2014 S 1314 Amends the Provisions of Payday Loans Bill Passed - Senate
(21 - 13)
Nay
March 21, 2013 H 248 Establishes Health Insurance Exchange Bill Passed - Senate
(23 - 12)
Yea
March 6, 2013 S 1117 Authorizes Permits for Heavy Trucks on Certain Routes Bill Passed - Senate
(22 - 13)
Nay
April 16, 2009 S 1166 Workers' Compensation Dividend Amendments Bill Passed - Senate
(27 - 7)
Yea
March 26, 2009 S 1148 Alcohol Law Amendments Bill Passed - Senate
(23 - 12)
Nay
March 5, 2009 S 1119 Allowing Public Utility Assistance Programs Bill Failed - Senate
(17 - 18)
Nay
March 25, 2008 H 592 Film and Television Production Rebate Bill Passed - Senate
(27 - 8)
Nay
March 17, 2008 H 348 Legalizing Alcohol Sales on Election Day Bill Passed - Senate
(18 - 16)
Nay
March 17, 2008 H 561 Tax Exemptions for the Processing of Fuel for Energy Production Bill Passed - Senate
(27 - 7)
Yea
March 17, 2008 H 562 Tax Exemption for New Capital Investments Bill Passed - Senate
(23 - 11)
Yea
March 5, 2008 H 599 Eliminating the Personal Property Tax House Sponsor
Feb. 29, 2008 S 1393 Non-Compete Agreements Bill Passed - Senate
(25 - 10)
Yea
Feb. 26, 2008 H 562 Tax Exemption for New Capital Investments House Sponsor
March 28, 2007 H 121 Smoking Ban in Bowling Alleys Veto Override Passed - Senate
(29 - 6)
Yea
March 13, 2007 H 121 Smoking Ban in Bowling Alleys Bill Passed - Senate
(31 - 4)
Yea
Feb. 7, 2007 H 121 Smoking Ban in Bowling Alleys House Sponsor
March 8, 2006 H 551 Public Works Contractors Licensing Fees Bill Passed - Senate
(28 - 6)
Yea

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