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Last updated 5:26 PM Jun 22, 2021

Rep. Becky Beard

Representing HD 80
Elliston, Lincoln

Beard previously served in the House in 2019 and 2017.

HD 80 election results

Last in-cycle for House election in 2020. House seats are elected every two years, Senate seats every four.

General election vote, 2020

(R) BECKY BEARD(L)83%17%
Won by 66% (4,548 votes)

Party primary vote, 2020

Ran unopposed

Governor vote in district, 2020

(R) GIANFORTE(D)(L)65%31%
Won by 34% (2,532 votes)

Voting statistics

Of 1,989 House floor votes involving bills:
88%With majority of House lawmakers
91%With majority of GOP caucus
55%With majority of Dem. caucus
Beard has been absent or excused for 13 votes.
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Bills sponsored

HJ 2: Revenue estimating resolution
From Becky Beard (R)Bill text
HB 20: Revise MDT laws for grants for courtesy cars at certain airports
HB 23: Revise tax lien and tax deed process
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Committee assignments

  • House Taxation - Chair
  • House Agriculture
  • House Education
  • House Rules

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