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Patrick Colbeck

Republican — Senator — District 7
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Patrick Colbeck represents Senate District 7 in the Michigan Senate, is a member of seven committees, and is the primary sponsor of 527 bills.

2010 192300.16
2012 23303.97

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

  • Capitol Office:

    1020 Farnum Office Building
    125 West Allegan Street
    Lansing, MI 48933
    Phone: 517-373-7350
    Fax: 517-373-9228

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News and Blog Coverage

Legislators Announce Formation of New Asian Pacific American Caucus

LANSING � Several legislators gathered today for the first meeting of the recently formed Asian Pacific American (APA) Legislative Caucus. The bicameral, bipartisan group will be comprised of members of the Michigan Legislature who identify as Asian Pacific American and members who represent districts with large concentrations of Asian Pacific ...

Capitol Recap for the End of Lame Duck

In order to keep you and your neighbors better informed about the legislation we discuss, I am posting the agenda for any scheduled committee meetings at the beginning of the week and an update with any votes that were taken that week in committee or on the House floor. I ...

My Thoughts for the Michigan State Senate in the 2014 Election

For the past several sessions, and especially since the 2010 election with its rightward shift, the Michigan State Senate has been a conservative Republican bastion. Currently it has 26 Republican senators and only twelve Democrats; in addition, beginning next year, term-limited Democrat Glenn Anderson's southeast Michigan district (old SD-6) has ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SR 6

    A resolution recognizing January 25 - January 31, 2015, as Michigan School Choice Week.

  • SR 5

    A resolution to declare January 25-31, 2015, as Catholic Schools Week in the state of Michigan.

  • SB 27

    Health; abortion; additional abortion complication reporting; require. Amends sec. 2835 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.2835) & adds sec. 2839.

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  • SB 23

    Individual income tax; deductions; deduction for retirement and pension benefits; eliminate limitations and restrictions. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30).

  • SB 3

    Labor; hours and wages; requirement of paying prevailing wages on state projects; eliminate. Repeals 1965 PA 166 (MCL 408.551 - 408.558).

  • SB 2

    Labor; hours and wages; reference to repealed law; eliminate. Amends sec. 8 of 1974 PA 338 (MCL 125.1608). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0003'15

Recent Votes

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SB 961

PASSED ROLL CALL # 713 YEAS 37 NAYS 0 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3797.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 986

PASSED ROLL CALL # 717 YEAS 22 NAYS 15 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2257.0
•••No: 1539.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 994

PASSED ROLL CALL # 709 YEAS 35 NAYS 1 EXCUSED 2 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3592.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 25.0
SB 996

PASSED ROLL CALL # 711 YEAS 37 NAYS 0 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3797.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 997

PASSED ROLL CALL # 712 YEAS 35 NAYS 2 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3592.0
•••No: 25.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 985

PASSED ROLL CALL # 716 YEAS 36 NAYS 1 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3694.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 12.0
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Sources

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