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Janet Petersen

Democratic — Senator — District 18
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Janet Petersen represents Senate District 18 in the Iowa Senate, is a member of 11 committees, and is the primary sponsor of 197 bills.

2000 31980.0
2002 15396.93
2004 34334.77
2006 47268.45
2008 75820.29
2010 55159.59
2012 24250.0

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

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SR 117

    A resolution recognizing and congratulating the Kirkwood Community College men's basketball team on winning the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II National Championship on March 19, 2016.

  • SF 2202

    A bill for an act concerning department of administrative services procedures regarding the designation of individuals as ineligible for state employment and sanctions for violations of competitive bidding procedures. (See SF 2255.)

  • SF 2173

    A bill for an act relating to law enforcement profiling by standardizing the collection and centralizing the compilation and reporting of officer stop and complaint data, providing for officer training, creating a community policing advisory board, providing for penalties and remedies, and including effective date provisions. (See SF 2267.)

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  • SF 2172

    A bill for an act establishing a task force related to extending juvenile court jurisdiction in delinquency matters and proceedings to include persons under the age of twenty-one years. (See SF 2270.)

  • SF 2153

    A bill for an act establishing an AmeriCorps program for the economic well-being and health of refugees and making an appropriation. (See SF 2298.)

  • SF 2127

    A bill for an act concerning the establishment of a process for the debarment of a person from entering into certain state contracts with a state agency. (See SF 2274.)

Recent Votes

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SF 492

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4488.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 612.0
SF 492

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4488.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 612.0
HF 2468

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4590.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 510.0
HF 2468

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4590.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 510.0
SF 2109

Shall the motion to reconsider be adopted?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4590.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 510.0
SF 2109

Shall the motion to reconsider be adopted?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4590.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 510.0
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Sources

Data on Open States is automatically collected nightly from the official website of the Iowa General Assembly. If you notice any errors, feel free to contact us or verify that the data matches the official sources below.