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Bart Hester

Republican — Senator — District 1
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  • 2013-2014

Bart Hester represents Senate District 1 in the Arkansas Senate, is a member of 13 committees, and is the primary sponsor of 27 bills.

2012 137262.16

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

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News and Blog Coverage

For the least of these

French Hill and the pope, the killing of a mountain lion, the inequality of Arkansas, preschool v. prisons, senator fighting for inequality threatens University of Arkansas funding and the return of the Huck. For the least of these In a profile of French Hill in a recent Arkansas Catholic (the ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SB 141

    An Act For The Economic Development Commission Appropriation For The 2014-2015 Fiscal Year.

  • SR 8

    To Authorize The Introduction Of A Nonappropriation Bill Concerning The Creation Of A Tax Credit For Employers That Make Payments To Comply With Federal Law Concerning Employers' Shared Responsibility For Health Coverage.

  • SR 7

    To Authorize The Introduction Of A Nonappropriation Bill To Amend Arkansas Law Concerning The Revenue Stabilization Law.

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  • SR 3

    To Authorize The Introduction Of A Nonappropriation Bill To Amend The Arkansas Code Concerning The Revenue Stabilization Law.

  • SB 1121

    To Provide That Certain Construction Projects Do Not Require An Owner To Secure The Services Of A Licensed Architect.

  • SB 1120

    To Abolish The Use Of Congressional Districts For Enrollment Purposes At The University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine.

Recent Votes

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HB 1001

Read the third time and passed.

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3291.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 25.0
HB 1005

Read the third time and passed.

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3291.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 38.0
HB 1004

Read the third time and passed.

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2777.0
•••No: 617.0
•••Other: 25.0
HB 1003

EMERGENCY CLAUSE ADOPTED

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2674.0
•••No: 617.0
•••Other: 38.0
HB 1003

Read the third time and passed.

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2365.0
•••No: 822.0
•••Other: 411.0
SB 5

Read the third time and passed.

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3497.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 12.0
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Sources

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