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Ruth Ann Gaines

Democratic — Representative — District 32
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Ruth Ann Gaines represents House District 32 in the Iowa House, is a member of five committees, and is the primary sponsor of 160 bills.

2010 7410.0
2012 820.0

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HR 41

    A resolution marking more than 50 years of this country's struggle for civil rights and honoring the achievements of the civil rights movement.

  • HR 36

    A resolution commemorating the 25th anniversary of the enactment of landmark energy efficiency legislation.

  • HR 33

    A resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965.

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  • HR 35

    A resolution recognizing and congratulating Kyven Gadson on his outstanding achievements in college wrestling and as a student-athlete at Iowa State University.

  • HSB 238

    A study bill relating to preparation and issuance of vital statistics certificates. 4-7-15 Subcommittee assigned, Pettengill, Gaines, and Heartsill. H.J. 787. 4-22-15 Passed subcommittee. (See Cmte. Bill HF 657)

  • HR 27

    A resolution recognizing and congratulating the Grand View University Wrestling Team and program on its outstanding achievements in National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics wrestling.

Recent Votes

HF 635

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 8989.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1111.0
HF 645

Shall amendment H-1398, to the Senate amendment H-1387, be adopted?

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5454.0
•••No: 3838.0
•••Other: 88.0
SF 513

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9292.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 88.0
SF 485

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 8888.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1212.0
SF 171

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 5353.0
•••No: 3636.0
•••Other: 1111.0
HF 666

Shall the rules be suspended to consider amendment H-1396?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3838.0
•••No: 5353.0
•••Other: 99.0
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