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James R Brewster

Democratic — Senator — District 45
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014

James R Brewster represents Senate District 45 in the Pennsylvania Senate, is a member of five committees, and is the primary sponsor of 1550 bills.

2000 42746.0
2012 53942.5

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

  • Capitol Office:

    Room: 458 Main Capitol
    Senator James Brewster
    One Monroeville Center
    3824 Northern Pike
    Suite 1015
    Monroeville, PA 15146
    Phone: 412-380-2242
    Fax: 717-772-3588
  • brewster@pasenate.com

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News and Blog Coverage

Brewster: Budget Tricks Not Sustainable

Harrisburg – June 30, 2014 – State Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) issued the following statement following the Senate’s passage of House Bill 2328, the state General Fund budget. Sen. Brewster’s comments are as follows: “For yet another year, Governor Tom Corbett and his legislative allies have produced a spending plan ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SB 1458

    An Act amending Title 58 (Oil and Gas) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in development, further providing for use of safety devices.

  • SB 1459

    An Act amending the act of December 10, 1974 (P.L.852, No.287), referred to as the Underground Utility Line Protection Law, requiring the use of steel products made in the United States.

  • SB 1460

    An Act amending Title 58 (Oil and Gas) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in development, further providing for well reporting requirements.

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  • SB 1461

    An Act amending Title 27 (Environmental Resources) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in conservation and natural resources, providing for water well construction standards.

  • SB 1457

    An Act amending Titles 53 (Municipalities Generally), 66 (Public Utilities) and 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in taxicabs and limousines in first class cities, further providing for definitions; in general provisions, further providing for definitions; in powers and duties, further providing for assessment for regulatory expenses upon public utilities and for power of commission to require insurance; in contract carrier by motor vehicle and broker, further providing for declaration of policy and definitions; providing for transportation network services; in general provisions, further providing for definitions; and, in registration of vehicles, further providing for application for registration.

  • SB 1456

    An Act amending the act of December 20, 1985 (P.L.457, No.112), known as the Medical Practice Act of 1985, further providing for definitions; and providing for prohibited government action.

Recent Votes

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HB 993

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4998.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 145

CONCUR IN HOUSE AMENDMENTS

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4896.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 24.0
SB 1401

CONCUR IN HOUSE AMENDMENTS

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4896.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 24.0
HB 278

CONCUR IN HOUSE AMENDMENTS TO SENATE AMENDMENTS

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2652.0
•••No: 2244.0
•••Other: 24.0
HB 1177

CONCURRENCE IN HOUSE AMENDMENTS TO SENATE AMENDMENTS AS AMENDED

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4386.0
•••No: 510.0
•••Other: 24.0
HB 1177

HB 1177 PN 3933, MOTION TO SUSPEND

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2142.0
•••No: 2754.0
•••Other: 24.0
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