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Last updated 5:19 PM Apr 12, 2021

Sen. Brian Hoven

Republican
Representing SD 13
Northeast Great Falls

Hoven previously served in the House in 2013, 2011, and 2009, as well as the Senate in 2019, 2017, and 2015.

SD 13 election results

Last in-cycle for Senate election in 2018. House seats are elected every two years, Senate seats every four.

General election vote, 2018

(R) BRIAN HOVEN(D)(L)53%44%
Won by 9% (577 votes)

Party primary vote, 2018

(R) BRIAN HOVEN100%
Ran unopposed

Governor vote in district, 2020

(R) GIANFORTE(D)(L)49%45%
Won by 4% (342 votes)

Voting statistics

Of 1,374 Senate floor votes involving bills:
92%With majority of Senate lawmakers
91%With majority of GOP caucus
69%With majority of Dem. caucus
Hoven has been absent or excused for 0 votes.
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Bills sponsored

SR 6: Confirm Governor appointee to the State Tax Appeal Board
From Brian Hoven (R)Bill text
Passed
Became Law
SR 7: Confirm Governor's appointee to the State Tax Appeal Board
Failed
Probably Dead
SR 8: Confirm Governor's appointee for Director of Dept. of Revenue
Passed
Became Law
SJ 25: Study resolution on statewide sales tax methodology and funding
First chamber
In committee
SB 35: Repeal expired property tax exemption for electrical generation facilities
Passed
Became Law
SR 69: Confirm Governor's appointee to the State Tax Appeal Board
Passed
Became Law
SB 83: Revise special lien law
Through Legislature
Passed both chambers
SB 152: Revise public swimming pool licensing to allow online training
Passed
Became Law
SB 205: Revise name of state tax appeal board
Passed
Became Law
SB 268: Allow for the condemnation and reacquisition of a mobile home park
Failed
Probably Dead
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Committee assignments

  • Senate Natural Resources
  • Senate Taxation - Chair
  • Senate Agriculture, Livestock, and Irrigation

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