Legislative district 12 resides mostly in Maricopa County. It is a largely urban district covering part of Gilbert and Queen Creek. LD 12 is 128.85 square miles, nearly twice the size of Washington, DC. The district is 98.87 percent urban covering 66.61 percent of its land area and 1.13 percent rural covering 33.39 percent of its land area. LD 12 contains part of the Gila River Indian Reservation.

2016 Elections results

Arizona House of Representatives
Eddie Farnsworth (Republican) 67225
Travis Grantham (Republican) 66053
Arizona Senate
Warren Petersen (Republican) 69356
Elizabeth Brown (Democrat) 37178

Representative Eddie Farnsworth

Party: Republican

Home city: N/A

Occupation: N/A

Committees:

  • Banking and Insurance
  • Judiciary and Public Safety
  • Rules

Introduced bills in 2018:

Bill Number Short/NOW Title
HB2238 administrative decisions; review; scope
HB2239 AZPOST board; membership
(NOW: board membership; AZPOST)
HB2240 judgment renewal; time period
HB2241 heroin; fentanyl; sales; mandatory prison
HB2242 fire districts; revisions; county islands
HB2243 wrong-way driving; violation; DUI
HB2244 dangerous crimes; children; fictitious age
HB2245 prohibited bail; sexual conduct; molestation
HB2246 jail; prohibited items; drugs
HB2247 criminal justice commission; reporting requirements
HB2248 incompetency; screening; sexually violent persons
HB2249 protective orders; filing requirements
HB2311 limited liability; employers; ex-offenders
HB2312 setting aside conviction; requirements
HB2313 sentencing; monetary obligations; fine mitigation
HB2314 misdemeanor sentence; authorized disposition
HB2315 intensive probation; employment wages; monitoring
HB2327 supreme court; annual report; fees
(NOW: federal officers; personal information; confidentiality)
HB2328 concealed weapons permit; electronic reports
HB2329 technical correction; underground storage; closure

Representative Travis W. Grantham

Party: Republican

Home city: Gilbert

Occupation: Business Owner

Committees:

  • Federalism, Property Rights and Public Policy
  • Land, Agriculture and Rural Affairs
  • Military, Veterans and Regulatory Affairs

Introduced bills in 2018:

Bill Number Short/NOW Title
HB2171 schools; bonds; overrides; funding sources
HB2172 postsecondary institutions; possession; nonlethal weapons
HB2207 public meetings; audiovisual recordings; posting
(NOW: public meetings; recordings; posting; definition)
HB2208 prohibition; photo radar
HB2209 municipalities; parking; public vehicles.
HB2500 real estate signs; cities; counties
HB2562 crime; emergency services; summaries; websites
HCR2022 U.S. Senate candidates; legislative nomination

Senator Warren Petersen

Party: Republican

Home city: Gilbert

Occupation: Real Estate

Committees:

  • Appropriations
  • Commerce and Public Safety
  • Finance

Introduced bills in 2018:

Bill Number Short/NOW Title
SB1008 common schools; average daily membership
SB1046 foster homes; child welfare agencies
SB1091 income tax payments; bitcoin
SB1097 unclaimed property; notice; publication; claims
SB1101 property tax appeals; court findings
SB1102 property taxes; abatement; procedures
SB1145 income tax; virtual currency
SB1262 retirement; assumed rate of return
SB1273 GRRC; review; licensing requirements
SB1274 public monies; recovery; illegal payments
SB1380 children; out-of-home placement
SB1381 service contracts
SB1453 taxpayer financing; sports stadiums; compact.
SB1454 income tax; technical correction
(NOW: depreciable business assets; full expensing)
SB1455 civil traffic violations; procedures; penalties
SCR1005 Article V convention; term limits
(NOW: state; municipal corporation; industrial pursuits)