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Tim Sanders

Republican — Representative — District 37B
Available Terms:
  • 2009-2010
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Tim Sanders represents House District 37B in the Minnesota House, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 302 bills.

2008 16075.0
2010 8580.7
2012 760.99

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



News and Blog Coverage

Why Minnesota lawmakers are already thinking about 2020

It wasn’t until a couple months before Election Day in 2012 that Kent Eken knew for certain his seat in the Minnesota House had been annihilated in the redistricting process. The once-a-decade process of redrawing state political maps technically kicks off after each year ending in zero, when the federal ...

Everybody loves Steve

Only once on the 2014 campaign trail did Steve Simon have to correct someone about what Minnesota’s secretary of state actually does. At a Subway restaurant in Duluth, an employee asked him if could help evacuate more American troops from Afghanistan. “The job starts with the amusing handicap of having ...

New majority Minnesota House GOP caucus sets leadership team

The Minnesota House GOP caucus, back in the majority for the upcoming legislative session, has set its leadership group. The members had previously selected Kurt Daudt as Speaker-designate and Joyce Peppin as Majority Leader. So those two announced the new team: Majority Caucus Whip Rep. Dan Fabian of Roseau. His ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HF 6

    Revisor's bill; legislative enactment oversights, inconsistencies, ambiguities, unintended results, and technical errors corrected.

  • HF 2344

    Orthotics, prosthetics, and pedorthics regulated; licensure required; and fees established.

  • HF 2303

    Oversights, inconsistencies, ambiguities, unintended results, and technical errors corrected.

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  • HF 2298

    Remedies for uninsured motorists limited.

  • HF 2236

    Metropolitan county commissioners provided to serve as members of the Metropolitan Council; vote required to approve Metropolitan council policies, plans, and budgets modified; Metropolitan Land Planning Act modified to eliminate authority of the Metropolitan Council to require local comprehensive plan amendments in response to council policies, plans, and system statements; and blue ribbon commission established to study and make recommendations on metropolitan governance.

  • HF 2227

    Film production tax credit provided and money appropriated.

Recent Votes

HF 3

H.F. NO. 0003

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7862.0
•••No: 4737.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 6


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 125100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 1

H.F. NO. 0001

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11592.0
•••No: 108.0
•••Other: 00.0
SF 5


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7358.0
•••No: 5241.0
•••Other: 00.0
SF 5


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7862.0
•••No: 4737.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 2


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9679.0
•••No: 2520.0
•••Other: 00.0
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