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Last updated 5:25 PM Apr 21, 2021

Sen. Bob Brown

Republican
Representing SD 7
Noxon, St Regis, Alberton, Marion, Dixon

Brown previously served in the House in 2019, 2017, and 2015.

SD 7 election results

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

General election vote, 2020

(R) BOB BROWN(D)75%25%
Won by 50% (6,373 votes)

Party primary vote, 2020

(R) BOB BROWN100%
Ran unopposed

Governor vote in district, 2020

(R) GIANFORTE(D)(L)71%25%
Won by 46% (5,966 votes)

Voting statistics

Of 1,556 Senate floor votes involving bills:
92%With majority of Senate lawmakers
96%With majority of GOP caucus
61%With majority of Dem. caucus
Brown has been absent or excused for 40 votes.
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Bills sponsored

SB 62: Revise unlawful possession laws
From Bob Brown (R)Bill textFiscal note
Passed
Became Law
SB 267: Authorize reimbursement for wolf trapping and hunting
Governor
Before governor
SB 314: Revise laws related to wolf harvest
Through Legislature
Passed both chambers
SB 406: Revise exempt appropriation volume
Failed
Probably Dead
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Committee assignments

  • Senate Judiciary
  • Senate Rules
  • Senate Fish and Game - Majority Vice Chair
  • Senate Natural Resources

News coverage

MTFP stories involving this lawmaker
Legislature passes black bear, grizzly bear and wolf proposals
4/15/21
Snares legalized and trapping season expanded
4/12/21
‘Reimbursement’ or ‘bounty’?
3/17/21

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