2023 Capitol Tracker

The lawmakers, bills and votes of the 68th Montana Legislature

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Last update: 10:41 PM Feb 3, 2023
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Rep. Jedediah Hinkle, HD 67

Rep. Jedediah Hinkle

Fourth-session Republican from Belgrade

Representing House District 67

Hinkle previously served in the Montana Senate in 2015 and 2017, as well as the House in 2021.

Bills sponsored

πŸ“‹ HB 42: Revise laws related to FWP employee firearm use
Jedediah Hinkle (R)πŸ“ƒ Bill text
βœ…1st Cmte.
πŸ“‹ HB 299: Revise resolution and ordinance requirements re: land use regulation enforcement
✴️1st Cmte.
πŸ“‹ HB 304: Require Marijuana producer and processor facility air and odor filtration
✴️1st Cmte.
πŸ“‹ HB 384: Allow hard copy campaign finance reports in certain circumstances
✴️1st Cmte.
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Key bill votes

Most recent votes on bills identified as notable by MTFP staff.
Hinkle (R)OutcomeRepublicansDemocratsMotion
NOY (90-9)Y (64-3)Y (26-6)
HB 29 – Do Pass
YESY (100-0)Y (68-0)Y (32-0)
HB 37 – Do Pass
NOY (92-8)Y (65-3)Y (27-5)
HB 60 – Do Pass
YESY (81-19)Y (65-3)N (16-16)
HB 172 – Do Pass
YESY (70-29)Y (68-0)N (2-29)
HB 192 – Do Pass
YESY (67-32)Y (67-1)N (0-31)
HB 212 – Do Pass
YESY (69-30)Y (68-0)N (1-30)
HB 222 – Do Pass
YESY (12-7)Y (12-1)N (0-6)
HB 234 – Rep. Ler made a Motion that HB 234 Do Pass as Amended
YESY (70-25)Y (65-0)N (5-25)
HB 251 – Do Pass

Floor vote statistics

Calculations based on 423 House floor votes in 2023 involving bills.
πŸ₯‡ 90%
of votes cast on winning side
Average for House Republicans is 95%.
πŸ”΄ 92%
of votes cast on side taken by most Republicans
Average for House Republicans is 95%.
πŸ”΅ 75%
of votes cast on side taken by most Democrats
Average for House Republicans is 80%.
Hinkle has been marked absent or excused for 0 votes. Average for House lawmakers is 3.6.

Committee assignments

  • House Judiciary
  • House Natural Resources
  • House Fish, Wildlife and Parks - Vice Chair
  • House Rules
  • Joint Rules

HD 67 election results

Last in-cycle for House election in 2022. House seats are elected every two years, Senate seats every four.

General election vote, 2022

Won by 19% (1,006 votes)

Party primary vote, 2022

Ran unopposed

Governor vote in district, 2020

(R) GIANFORTE(R) 56%(D) 39%
Won by 17% (1,187 votes)

Montana Free Press coverage

MTFP legislative reporting involving Hinkle.
Nothing currently tagged in our archive.

About the 2023 Montana Free Press Capitol Tracker

This guide is an effort to make the quantifiable aspects of the Montana Legislature more accessible to the public by compiling information about lawmakers, proposed bills and the legislative process. This is a project of Montana Free Press, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit newsroom that aims to provide Montanans with in-depth, nonpartisan news coverage.

The information presented here is collected from a variety of sources including the Montana Legislature’s public roster and its official bill-tracking system, the Legislative Automated Workflow System, or LAWS. Reporting and web design was done primarily by MTFP Deputy Editor Eric Dietrich. Please contact him at edietrich@montanafreepress.org with bug reports, questions or suggestions.

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