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Ralph C. Watts

Republican — Representative — District 19
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Ralph C. Watts represents House District 19 in the Iowa House, is a member of five committees, and is the primary sponsor of 156 bills.

2002 20397.5
2004 28738.03
2006 49680.0
2008 8425.0
2010 27185.01
2012 9802.52

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

  • Home Office:

    28232 Prospect Avenue, Adel, IA 50003
    Phone: 515-993-4850
  • Capitol Office:

    Phone: 515-281-3221

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • 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.

  • HR 32

    A resolution recognizing April 2015 as Financial Literacy Month.

  • HSB 191

    A study bill for requiring that disconnection devices be installed for certain distributed electric generation facilities, providing penalties, and including effective date provisions. 2-26-15 Subcommittee assigned, Watts, Dawson, and Rizer. H.J. 429. 3-2-15 Passed subcommittee. (See Cmte. Bill HF 548)

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  • HJR 8

    A joint resolution applying for an Article V convention to propose amendments to the Constitution of the United States that impose fiscal restraints, and limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and requesting Congress to similarly propose such amendments.

  • HF 342

    A bill for an act relating to the use of the district management levy and including applicability provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 515)

  • HF 321

    A bill for an act modifying school budget review committee authority to recommend fiscal reviews.

Recent Votes

HF 635

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••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: Yes

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

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

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

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

Legislator Vote: No

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