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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 nine committees, and is the primary sponsor of 289 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.

  • District Office:

    P. O. Box 1600, Apex, NC 27502
    Phone: 919-362-8873
  • Capitol Office:

    N.C. House of Representatives
    300 N. Salisbury Street, Room 612
    Raleigh, NC 27603-5925
    Phone: 919-733-2962



News and Blog Coverage

Stam Retiring

At about 4:20 this morning, Rep. Paul Stam announced that this will be his last term in the North Carolina House. The news came just as lawmakers were getting ready to adjourn. Stam, in his position as speaker pro-tem, is the #2 Republican in the House. A lawyer from Apex, ...

Driving back to the Stone Age

In the News & Observer this morning State Representative Paul Stam said, “Light rail is sort of a dinosaur of the 20th century or the 19th century.” Well, that sure is the pot calling the kettle black. Stam is certainly a leading member of the GOP Flat Earth Society but ...

Calling More Less

It rang a little jarring to open the newspaper and read, Stam Introduces First Bill of New Session – To Limit Eminent Domain. No doubt Representative Skip Stam was right but it was a little like watching a knight errant tilting at a windmill – because, after all, Eminent Domain ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 916

    Personal Education Savings/Disabled Students.

  • HB 902

    Transforming Principal Preparation.

  • HB 761

    Charter School Capital Funds.

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  • HB 797

    Alarm Registration Info Not Public Record.

  • HB 884

    Reinstate Setoff Debt Collection/UNC Health.

  • HB 721

    Subdivision Ordinance/Land Develop. Changes.

Recent Votes

SB 119

C RPT Adoption

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6150.0
•••No: 2218.0
•••Other: 3730.0
HB 126

M11 Concur

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9075.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 3025.0
HB 126

M11 Concur Sen. Amd. 1

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 8974.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 3125.0
SJR 721

Second Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11091.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 97.0
HB 259

M11 Concur Sen. Amd. 4

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11192.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 97.0
HB 259

M11 Concur Sen. Amd. 3

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11192.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 97.0
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