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Last updated 5:46 PM Apr 19, 2021

Sen. Terry Gauthier

Republican
Representing SD 40
Helena, Lincoln

Gauthier previously served in the Senate in 2019 and 2017.

SD 40 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) TERRY J. GAUTHIER(D)60%40%
Won by 21% (2,944 votes)

Party primary vote, 2020

(R) TERRY J. GAUTHIER100%
Ran unopposed

Governor vote in district, 2020

(R) GIANFORTE(D)(L)53%44%
Won by 9% (1,256 votes)

Voting statistics

Of 1,511 Senate floor votes involving bills:
96%With majority of Senate lawmakers
95%With majority of GOP caucus
67%With majority of Dem. caucus
Gauthier has been absent or excused for 0 votes.
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Bills sponsored

SJ 3: Provide for a feasibility study of advanced nuclear reactors
From Terry Gauthier (R)Bill text
Second chamber
On floor
SB 38: Revised motorized trail program laws
Passed
Became Law
SB 118: Revise laws relating to false statements to employers and workers' compensation
Passed
Became Law
SB 166: Generally revise laws related to licensed addiction counselors
Through Legislature
Passed both chambers
SB 190: Establish valid tip pool agreements
Through Legislature
Passed both chambers
SB 221: Provide process to dissolve a rural special improvement district
Passed
Became Law
SB 222: Revising name change petition process for person in DOC custody/supervision
Governor
Before governor
SB 223: Generally revise weapons laws for retired law enforcement
Through Legislature
Passed both chambers
SB 232: Revise laws related to highway patrol compensation
Second chamber
On floor
SB 238: Revise compensation for sheriffs, undersheriffs, and deputy sheriffs
Through Legislature
Passed both chambers
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Committee assignments

  • Senate Business, Labor, and Economic Affairs
  • Senate Local Government - Chair
  • Senate Energy and Telecommunications

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