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Last updated 5:52 PM Apr 15, 2021

Sen. Shane Morigeau

Representing SD 48
Northwest Missoula

Morigeau previously served in the House in 2019 and 2017, as well as the Senate in 2019.

SD 48 election results

Last in-cycle for Senate election in 2018. House seats are elected every two years, Senate seats every four.
Shane Morigeau appointed to fill seat after Nov. 2020 resignation of Sen. Nate McConnell.

General election vote, 2018

Won by 26% (2,614 votes)

Party primary vote, 2018

Ran unopposed

Governor vote in district, 2020

(D) COONEY(R)(L)59%36%
Won by 23% (3,151 votes)

Voting statistics

Of 1,509 Senate floor votes involving bills:
68%With majority of Senate lawmakers
63%With majority of GOP caucus
95%With majority of Dem. caucus
Morigeau has been absent or excused for 1 votes.
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Bills sponsored

SB 124: Revise laws related to student loans
From Shane Morigeau (D)Bill textFiscal note
Probably Dead
SB 146: Establish Indigenous People's Day
Probably Dead
SB 235: Generally revise homeowners' insurance laws relating to rates
Probably Dead
SB 236: Provide transparency in health care pricing
Second chamber
SB 367: Generally revise labor laws relating to independent contractor certification
In reconciliation
SB 381: Revise laws related to cannabidiol
Probably Dead
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Committee assignments

  • Joint Education
  • Senate Local Government
  • Senate Energy and Telecommunications
  • Senate Rules
  • Senate Finance and Claims

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