Legislative district 17 contains most of the city of Chandler. It is one of the smallest districts at 66.97 square miles and slightly smaller than Washington, DC. The district is 99.99 percent urban covering 93.25 percent of its land area and 0.01 percent rural covering 6.75 percent of its land area.

2016 Elections results

Arizona House of Representatives
J.D. Mesnard (Republican) 48384
Jeff Weninger (Republican) 51712
Jennifer Pawlik (Democrat) 44128
Arizona Senate
Steve Yarbrough (Republican) 54454
Steve Weichert (Democrat) 41676

Representative Javan D. Mesnard

Party: Republican

Home city: Chandler

Occupation: Professor

Committees:

Introduced bills in 2018:

Bill Number Sponsor Type Short/NOW Title
HB2528 P* capital gains; income tax subtraction
HB2604 P* consolidated elections; voter turnout
HB2647 P* internal revenue code conformity
HCR2028 P* wages; leave; retaliation presumption; repeal
HCR2029 P* personal property tax exemption
HCR2039 P* legislature; initial assembly; sine die
HR2001 P* Robert Rene Robles; death resolution
HR2003 P* Don Shooter; expulsion
HB2659 PZ* health; budget reconciliation; 2018-2019.
HB2662 PZ* higher education; budget reconciliation; 2018-2019.
HB2663 PZ* K-12 education; budget reconciliation; 2018-2019.
HB2665 PZ* general appropriations act; 2018-2019.
HB2667 PZ* budget procedures; budget reconciliation; 2018-2019.

Representative Jeff Weninger

Party: Republican

Home city: Chandler

Occupation: N/A

Committees:

  • Commerce
  • Ways and Means

Introduced bills in 2018:

Bill Number Sponsor Type Short/NOW Title
HB2106 P* corporation commission; internet protocol services
HB2149 P* pharmacies; remote dispensing
HB2150 P* manufactured home sales; licensure; exemption
HB2167 P* Arizona commerce authority; continuation; requirements
HB2331 P* state lottery; multijurisdictional games
HB2332 P* school resource officers; residential vouchers
HB2333 P* home-based businesses; local regulation
HB2333 P* home-based businesses; local regulation
HB2334 P* liquor omnibus
HB2335 P* school facilities board; procurement compliance
HB2434 P* financial products; regulatory exemption program
HB2557 P* electric vehicle charging stations
HB2601 P* securities; crowdfunding; virtual coin offerings
HB2602 P* running nodes; blockchain; regulation prohibition
HB2603 P* corporations; blockchain technology

Senator Steve Yarbrough

Party: Republican

Home city: Chandler

Occupation: Attorney

Committees:

  • Rules

Introduced bills in 2018:

Bill Number Sponsor Type Short/NOW Title
SB1070 P* technical correction; courts; credit cards
SB1263 P* reviser’s technical corrections; 2018
SB1264 P* bank deposits; technical correction
(NOW: gift cards; dormancy fee; prohibition)
SB1265 P* technical correction; legal opinions; schools
SB1266 P* technical correction; evidence; medical malpractice
SB1267 P* technical correction; escape; secure facility
SB1467 P* STOs; corporations; caps; scholarship eligibility
SCR1034 P* independent redistricting commission; membership
SB1520 PZ* general appropriations act; 2018-2019
SB1524 PZ* budget procedures; budget reconciliation; 2018-2019
SB1525 PZ* environment; budget reconciliation; 2018-2019
SB1527 PZ* higher education; budget reconciliation; 2018-2019
SB1528 PZ* human services; budget reconciliation; 2018-2019
SB1530 PZ* ballot measures; paid circulator definition.
SB1531 PZ* public meetings; recordings; posting; definition.
SB1532 PZ* commercial license; defensive driving school.
SB1533 PZ* landlord tenant; security deposits.
SB1534 PZ* electric bicycles; definition; use.
SB1535 PZ* expenditure limitation; waiver of penalties.
SB1536 PZ* illegal substances education; partnership.
SB1537 PZ* real estate licenses; online classes.
SB1538 PZ* electronic wills and trusts..
SB1539 PZ* interscholastic activities; health dangers; information.