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Fran Pavley

Democratic — Senator — District 27
Available Terms:
  • 20092010
  • 20112012
  • 20132014
  • 20152016

Fran Pavley represents Senate District 27 in the California Senate, is a member of eight committees, and is the primary sponsor of 304 bills.

2000 594713.91
2002 333723.15
2004 342314.23
2008 994203.22
2010 256887.21
2012 682571.63

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

  • Capitol Office:

    Phone: 916- 651-4027



News and Blog Coverage

Hearing to address California's underfunded water needs

Sen. Fran Pavley, chair of the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water, is convening a hearing to discuss how California can best assess its underfunded water needs. The Water Foundation’s Executive Director Lester Snow will address the committee, providing opening remarks on how California should address chronically underfunded water ...

Governor signs Sen. Pavley’s Groundwater Adjudication Legislation

SACRAMENTO -- Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law Sen. Fran Pavley’s Groundwater Management Act, Senate Bill 226.The legislation strengthens last year’s landmark Sustainable Groundwater Management Act by providing an expedited, more efficient method for determining the rights of opposing parties to pump groundwater from a shared aquifer.Quicker “adjudication” of ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SR 52

    Relative to Syrian refugees

  • SR 50

    Relative to California-Mexico relations

  • SR 49

    Relative to California-Mexico relations

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  • SCR 80

    The United States Women's National Soccer Team: 2015 World Cup.

  • SB 1

    Developmental services: funding.

  • SCR 72

    Relative to Teacher Appreciation Month.

Recent Votes

SB 168

Unfinished Business (Supplemental File 6) SB168 Gaines Urgency Clause Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 40100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SR 39

3rd Reading SR39 Hall

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2562.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 1435.0
SB 548

Unfinished Business (Supplemental File 6) SB548 De León Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2665.0
•••No: 1435.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 350

Unfinished Business (Supplemental File 6) SB350 De León Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2665.0
•••No: 1435.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 643

Unfinished Business (Supplemental File 6) SB643 McGuire Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3075.0
•••No: 922.0
•••Other: 12.0
SR 51


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 40100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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