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Paul Stam

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

Paul Stam represents House District 37 in the North Carolina House, is a member of eight committees, and is the primary sponsor of 229 bills.

2002 23781.35
2004 27770.32
2006 65600.0
2008 170813.68
2010 271160.0

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

  • Capitol Office:

    P. O. Box 1600, Apex, NC 27502
    Phone: 919-362-8873
  • Paul.Stam@ncleg.net



News and Blog Coverage

“Religious freedom” bill for magistrates: A bad idea that would lead to many others

According to news reports, Representative Paul Stam will hold some kind of legislative “briefing” tomorrow on a “religious freedom” bill that would permit magistrates and other state employees to deny same-sex couples marriage licenses if it violates their own religious beliefs. This is an enormously troubling idea. From a legal ...

Irony or Hypocrisy?

An African-American minister proclaimed that a gay person should not be a judge. He also joined Rep. Skip Stam-and apparently 27 other House Republicans-in proclaiming that magistrates, who are officers of the court, should not have to carry out laws and court decisions they don’t like. Forty years ago, several ...

More Help For N.C. Parents Of Kids With Special Needs

Wake County Rep. Paul Stam issued the following news release on Wednesday. ———————————————————— Governor McCrory Signs Law to Clarify the Special Education Scholarship Program FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — July 2, 2014 – Raleigh, N.C. – A bill signing ceremony for HB 712, Clarifying Changes/Special Ed. Scholarships, was held yesterday by ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 15

    Year-Round Funds for CC UGETC.

  • HB 16

    Repeal outdated reports.-AB

  • HB 3

    Eminent Domain.

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  • HR 1277

    Honor Jim Fulghum.

  • HB 1228

    Governor's Coal Ash Action Plan.

  • HB 1209

    Retirement Investment Accountability.

Recent Votes


Second Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11495.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 54.0
HR 17

R2 For Adoption

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11697.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 32.0

Second Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 119100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HR 1

R2 For Adoption

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 119100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HJR 1276

M11 Concur

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9579.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 2420.0
SB 3

Second Reading

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 8873.0
•••No: 97.0
•••Other: 2218.0
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