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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 213 bills.

2008 16075.0
2010 8580.7
2012 760.99

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News and Blog Coverage

House Backs Making Fantasy Sports Legal

Fantasy sports should be legal in Minnesota, the state House decided Monday. Representatives gave 100-28 approval to legislation that would specifically make it legal. Current law is not clear. “Right now, we have a lot of ambiguity,” bill author Rep. Tim Sanders, R-Blaine, said. With nearly million Minnesotans playing fantasy ...

Legislators poised to approve presidential primary for Minnesota

Ann Rest doesn’t think a vote for the most “powerful and important person in the world” should be cast on a Post-it note in a one-hour window inside a crammed school gymnasium. “We can do better than that,” said the DFL senator from New Hope. This year, Rest is hardly ...

Minnesota Eyes Presidential Primary

Long lines and angry Minnesotans trying to attend March 1 precinct caucuses may lead to the state adopting a presidential primary election. “I don’t think anybody really saw that coming,” Rep. Tim Sanders, R-Blaine, said Wednesday about the packed caucuses. “What we ran into is we were not adequately prepared.” ...

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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 3358

    Appellate and postconviction relief limited for juvenile sentenced to life without possibility of release that was final before June 25, 2012, and civil commitment petition filing required

  • HF 3306

    MNsure report required on the number of uninsured enrollees.

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  • HF 3288

    Community emergency medical technician (EMT) certification created; human services commissioner required to submit proposed services and payment rates for coverage of community EMT services under medical assistance to the legislature, and evaluate community paramedic services.

  • HF 3255

    Federal office candidates required to uphold and assert rights and privileges provided in the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of the state of Minnesota.

  • HF 3229

    Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA) purchase of service credit for omitted service authorized.

Recent Votes

SF 2503

S.F. NO. 2503

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10581.0
•••No: 2418.0
•••Other: 00.0
SF 2614

S.F. NO. 2614

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9372.0
•••No: 3627.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 3281

H.F. NO. 3281

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 126100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 2994

H.F. NO. 2994

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 125100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 3252

H.F. NO. 3252

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 125100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 3102

H.F. NO. 3102

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 126100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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