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Tim Bivins

Republican — Senator — District 45
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Tim Bivins represents Senate District 45 in the Illinois Senate, is a member of eight committees, and is the primary sponsor of 298 bills.

2008 217092.48
2010 67460.95
2012 39012.5

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

  • Springfield Office:

    Senator 45th District
    M103A Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL   62706
    Phone: 217-782-0180
    Fax: 217-782-9586
  • District Office:

    629 N. Galena Avenue
    Dixon, IL  61021
    Additional District Addresses
    Phone: 815-284-0045
    Fax: 815-284-0207



News and Blog Coverage

Public Interest Group Gives Republican IL Lawmakers 'Poor' Marks On Legislative Scorecard

A new legislative scorecard highlights just how politically polarized the Illinois state legislature is on social and economic justice issues. Citizen Action/Illinois , a public interest organization and a progressive political coalition, released its 98th General Assembly scorecard last week, and no state Republican legislator scored higher than a "poor" ...

Senator Tim Bivins Annual Hometown Reception

10/04/2014 Saturday, October 4 Senator Tim Bivins Annual Hometown Reception Special Guest Bruce Rauner, Republican Candidate for Governor Dixon Elks Club, 1279 Franklin Grove Road (Rt 38), Dixon 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.; Program starts at 5:00 p.m. $40 per person Sponsorships Available Contact Martha Anderson 815-679-2012 or mlamont@centurylink.net

Illinois Senate Approves Ban on Ticket Quotas

A bill preventing the use of police ticket quotas passed in the Illinois Senate Thursday in a 57-1 vote. The legislation would prevent ticket quotas at any state, county and municipal police departments. It also states that departments would not be allowed to evaluate an officer's performance based on the ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SR 1265

    No Tax Vote-Veto/Lame Duck

  • SR 1258

    Aud Gen - Audit Labor & Ed

  • SR 1242

    Recognizes - Pres Reagan

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  • SB 3664

    Sch Cd-State Aid Funding

  • SJR 74

    Juv Justice Commission

  • SB 3657

    $Supplemental Appropriations

Recent Votes

SB 2015


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4474.0
•••No: 58.0
•••Other: 1016.0
HB 1022

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5694.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 35.0
SB 930


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 58.0
SB 3530


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5694.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 35.0
SB 1630


Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 3966.0
•••No: 1322.0
•••Other: 711.0
HJR 91

Motion To Adopt

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5898.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 11.0
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