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James R Brewster

Democratic — Senator — District 45
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016
  • 2017-2018

James R Brewster represents Senate District 45 in the Pennsylvania Senate, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 2317 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:

    Senate Box 203045
    Harrisburg, PA 17120-3045
    Room:
    458 Main Capitol
    Phone: 717-787-5580
    Fax: 717-772-3588
  • District Office:

    One Monroeville Center 3824 Northern Pike Suite 1015
    Monroeville, PA 15146
    Phone: 412-380-2242
    Fax: 412-380-2249

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SB 157

    An Act amending the act of August 5, 1941 (P.L.752, No.286), known as the Civil Service Act, in selection of employees for entrance to or promotion in the classified service, providing for additional points in grading civil service examinations of applicants with disabilities.

  • SB 156

    An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in disabled veterans' real estate tax exemption, further providing for definitions and for duty of commission.

  • SR 5

    A Concurrent Resolution establishing the Task Force on Women Veterans' Health Care.

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  • SB 149

    An Act amending Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in juvenile matters, providing for assessment and counseling of chronic runaway children.

  • SB 121

    An Act amending Title 61 (Prisons and Parole) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in State intermediate punishment, further providing for findings and purpose, for definitions, for referral to State intermediate punishment program, for drug offender treatment program, for written guidelines and regulations, for reports and for construction.

  • SB 124

    An Act amending Title 34 (Game) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in enforcement, further providing for jurisdiction and penalties; and, in game or wildlife protection, further providing for unlawful taking and possession of protected birds and for endangered or threatened species.

Recent Votes

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HB 1198

HB 1198 PN 3731, ADOPT CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2856.0
•••No: 2244.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1605

Committee vote (APPROPRIATIONS): Re-Reported as Amended

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 26100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1605

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4590.0
•••No: 510.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1606

Committee vote (APPROPRIATIONS): Re-Reported as Amended

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 26100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1606

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 4794.0
•••No: 36.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 835

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 50100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

Data on Open States is automatically collected nightly from the official website of the Pennsylvania General Assembly. If you notice any errors, feel free to contact us or verify that the data matches the official sources below.