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First NameWayne N.
Last NameKnox
Chamber:House
First Year Served:01/04/1961
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Years Served:1961; 1962; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985; 1986; 1987; 1988; 1989; 1990; 1991; 1992; 1993; 1994; 1995; 1996
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District #:no district numbers until 1964; 03 (1965 - 1966); 01 (1967 - 1968); 03 (1969 - 1974); 02 (1975 - 1982); 03 (1983-1996)
Number of Years:32
Assembly #:43rd; 45th; 46th; 47th; 48th; 50th; 51st; 52nd; 53rd; 54th; 55th; 56th; 57th; 58th; 59th; 60th
Counties Represented:Arapahoe, Denver
Notes:From 1961 - 1992 represented only Denver County;
From 1993 - 1996 represented both Arapahoe and Denver Counties
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City of Residence:Denver
Party:Democrat
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Occupation:Retired Teacher
Gender:Male
Birth Date: 06/30/1927
Place of Birth:Denver CO
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Committee Positions:
House Standing:1961 -- Labor & Employment Relations; State Affairs; State Institutions
1962 -- Labor & Employment Relations; State Affairs; State Institutions
1965 -- Education (Chair); Local Government; State Affairs
1966 -- Education (Chair); Local Government; State Affairs
1967 -- Education; Labor & Employment Relations; State Affairs
1968 -- Education; Labor & Employment Relations; State Affairs
1969 -- Education; Labor & Employment Relations; State Affairs
1970 -- Education; Labor & Employment Relations; State Affairs
1971 -- Education; Health Welfare & Institutions; Labor & Employment Relations
1972 -- Education; Health Welfare & Institutions; Labor & Employment Relations
1975 -- Finance (Chair); Education (Vice-chair); State Affairs
1976 -- Finance (Chair); Education (Vice-chair); State Affairs
1977 -- Education; State Affairs
1978 -- Education; State Affairs
1979 -- Education; State Affairs
1980 -- Education; State Affairs
1981 -- Education; Finance
1982 -- Education; Finance
1983 -- Education; Finance
1984 -- Education; Finance
1985 -- Education; State Affairs
1986 -- Education; State Affairs
1987 -- Education; State Affairs
1988 -- Education; State Affairs
1989 -- Education; State Affairs
1990 -- Education; State Affairs
1991 -- Education; Judiciary
1992 -- Education; Judiciary
1993 -- Education; Judiciary
1994 -- Education; Judiciary
1995 -- Education; Judiciary
1996 -- Education; Judiciary
Senate Standing:
Joint/Statutory:1993 -- Joint Legislative Sunrise & Sunset Review (2-3-1202, C.R.S.)
1994 -- Joint Legislative Sunrise & Sunset Review (2-3-1202, C.R.S.)
Interim:1961 -- Children's Laws (HJR 9)
1962 -- Children's Laws (HJR 2); Board of Standards of Child Care (HJR 14)
1965 -- State Aid to Schools (HJR 1024); Secondary Vocational Educational Programs (HJR 1024)
1966 -- State Aid to Schools (SJR 8 1966), HJR 1024 (1965)); Vocational Education (HJR 1024 (1965))
1967 -- Employment Services (SJR 42)
1968 -- Public Employee Negotiations (HJR 1026)
1971 -- Public Education (HJR 1033); Institutional Facilities & Rehabilitation Practices (HJR 1033)
1972 -- Institutional Facilities & Rehabilitation Practices (HJR 1033 (1971)); Public Education (SJR 11)
1975 -- Education Finance (Vice-chair) Property Tax Assessment Practices & School Finance State Affairs
1976 -- Education (HJR 1047); Finance (Chair) (HJR 1047); School Finance (HJR 1047)
1977 -- Higher Education (HJR 1046); School Finance (SB 138)
1978 -- Finance-Tax Package (SJR 29); Higher Education (SJR 29)
1979 -- Education State Affairs
1980 -- Education Human Settlement Policy
1981 -- Exceptional Children & Community Colleges (HJR 1034)
1982 -- Exceptional Children School Finance & Property Taxation
1983 -- School Finance (SJR 19)
1984 -- School Finance (HJR 1027)
1987 -- Long-term Health Care Needs (HJR 1032); Property Tax (HJR 1032)
1991 -- Education Task Force (SJR 91-032 ); Joint Education Committee (SJR 91-032); Joint Judiciary Committee (SJR 91-032)
1993 -- School Finance (2-3-303.3, C.R.S.)
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Bill Sponsorship
Prime Sponsor:
(1991) HB 91-1029 Terms of School District Directors - p.i.; HB 91-1095 Fair Campaign Practices - p.i.; HB 91-1118 Unemp Insur Fund - signed; HB 91-1220 Fermented Malt Beverage License Hearings - signed; HB 91-1313 Conflict Management in State Gov - p.i.; HJM 91-1007 Memorialize Gerald Yost - adopted  

(1992) HB 92-1163Reinstatement of Driver's License - p.i.; HB 92-1170 Fair Campaign Practices - p.i.; HB 92-1171 State Employee Ombudsperson - p.i.; HB 92-1244 Diesel Fleet Maintenance Prog - signed  

(1993) HB 93-1068 Travel Expenses for Legal Proceedings - p.i.; HB 93-1172 Campaign Finance - lost; HB 93-1215 Privileged Information Between Counselors - signed; HB 93-1224 Grandparent Visitation Rights - lost  

(1994) HB 94-1013Regul Commercial Driving Schools - p.i.; HB 94-1015 Regul River Outfitters - signed; HB 94-1039 Campaign Finance Reporting Require - lost; HB 94-1134 Health Care Coverage Entities - p.i.; HB 94-1149 Grandparents Visitation Time - p.i.; SB 94-023 Regulate Pet Animal Care Facilities - signed;SB 94-036 Regul Debt Management - signed  

(1995) HB 95-1006 One-yr Extension Certain Functions Subj to Review by Jt Legislative Sunrise Sunset Rev Comm - signed; HB 95-1009 Regul of Eggs - p.i.; HB 95-1016 Admin Asbestos Certification Prog - signed; HB 95-1018 Arrangement of Candidates Names on Voting Machines - p.i.; HB 95-1126 Fair Campaign Practices - p.i.; HB 95-1208 Regul Commercial Driving Schools - p.i.; HB 95-1292 Partisan Elections for Members of RTD Bd - p.i.; HM 95-1002 Former Rep Victor Bates Grandy - adopted;  SB 95-002 Advisory Bodies Scheduled for Repeal July 1, 1995 - signed; SB 95-005 Regul Auth Dept of Ag under Measurement Standards Act of 1983 - signed  

(1996) HB 96-1071 Fair Campaign Practices - p.i.; HB 96-1164 Number Assembly Votes Designation of Candidates Primary Election - lost;HB 96-1166 Partisan Elections for RTD Bd Members - p.i.; HM 96-1005 Former Member Thomas Nevin - adopted; SB 96-004 Limit on Authority of Special Dists to Condemn Property - p.i.; SJR 96-024 Public Ed in US - p.i.  


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