Legislative district 18 contains most of the city of Chandler. It is one of the smallest districts at 59.63 square miles. The district is 100.00 percent urban covering 99.71 percent of its land area and 0.00 percent rural covering 0.29 percent of its land area. LD 18 contains part of the Gila River Indian Reservation along with legislative districts 8, 12, and 27.

2016 Elections results

Arizona House of Representatives

Denise “Mitzi” Epstein (Democrat) 52002
Jill Norgaard (Republican) 50613
Linda Macias (Green) 21039
Bob Robson (Republican) 47569

Arizona Senate

Sean Bowie (Democrat) 53962
Frank Schmuck (Republican) 50935

Representative Mitzi Epstein

Party: Democratic

Home city: N/A

Occupation: N/A

Committees:

  • Commerce
  • Ways and Means

Introduced bills in 2018:

Bill Number Sponsor Type Short/NOW Title
HB2541 P* health insurance; contraceptives
HB2592 P* schools; suicide; self-harm; prevention
HB2593 P* appropriation; suicide prevention

Representative Jill Norgaard

Party: Republican

Home city: Phoenix

Occupation: engineer in the aerospace and defense industry

Committees:

  • Appropriations
  • Commerce
  • Education

Introduced bills in 2018:

Bill Number Sponsor Type Short/NOW Title
HB2185 P* school districts; tax levy; calculation
HB2186 P* consumer fraud; technical correction
HB2281 P* ELL instruction; dual language programs
HB2282 P* schools; transportation funding; calculation
HB2457 P* corporation commission; database fee; prohibited
HB2464 P* sale of eggs; expiration date
HB2579 P* video service; certificates of authority

Senator Sean Bowie

Party: Democratic

Home city: N/A

Occupation: N/A

Committees:

  • Commerce and Public Safety
  • Finance

Introduced bills in 2018:

Bill Number Sponsor Type Short/NOW Title
SB1139 P* marriage of minors; emancipation required
SB1160 P* sexual orientation; conversion therapy; prohibition
SB1296 P* government communications; emergency response interpreters
SB1301 P* state finance review; task force.
SB1321 P* appropriation; child care subsidy program.
SB1333 P* students; community college grants
SB1391 P* schools; suicide prevention training

Updated July 30, 2018