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Last updated 5:19 PM Apr 12, 2021

Rep. Ed Buttrey

Republican
Representing HD 21
North side of Great Falls

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

HD 21 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) ED BUTTREY(D)66%34%
Won by 31% (1,622 votes)

Party primary vote, 2020

(R) ED BUTTREY(R)75%25%
Won by 51% (911 votes)

Governor vote in district, 2020

(R) GIANFORTE(D)(L)54%43%
Won by 11% (580 votes)

Voting statistics

Of 1,440 House floor votes involving bills:
96%With majority of House lawmakers
91%With majority of GOP caucus
68%With majority of Dem. caucus
Buttrey has been absent or excused for 38 votes.
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Bills sponsored

HB 19: Revise laws related to off-premises beer/wine licenses
From Ed Buttrey (R)Bill text
Passed
Became Law
HB 31: Clarify terminology on military titles and command authority
Governor
Before governor
HB 151: Generally revise service processes for professional licenses
Failed
Probably Dead
HB 196: Revise homeowner association laws
Failed
Probably Dead
HB 197: Generally revise laws related to gambling and player information
Passed
Became Law
HB 217: Provide for licensure of genetic counselors
Governor
Before governor
HB 270: Revise laws related to military spouse drivers licenses
Passed
Became Law
HB 444: Revise subdivisions of land exempted from sanitation in subdivision review
Second chamber
On floor
HB 522: Create the Montana military strategic and economic task force
Second chamber
In committee
HB 525: Generally revise laws related to alcohol concession agreements
Reconciliation
In reconciliation
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Committee assignments

  • House Human Services
  • House Business and Labor - Majority Vice Chair

News coverage

MTFP stories involving this lawmaker
Extending eligibility
3/10/21

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