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First NameMichael
Last NameMerrifield
Chamber:House, Senate
First Year Served:01/08/2003
House
Years Served:2003; 2004; 2005; 2006; 2007; 2008; 2009; 2010
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District #:18 (2003-2010)
Number of Years:8
Assembly #:64th; 65th; 66th; 67th
Counties Represented:El Paso
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Senate
Years Served:2015; 2016; 2017; 2018
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District #:11 (2015 - )
Number of Years:4
Assembly #:70th; 71st
Counties Represented:El Paso
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City of Residence:Colorado Springs
Party:Democrat
Leadership:Senate Minority Whip: 2017 -
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Other Governmental Positions Held:Manitou Springs City Council: 1996-2002
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Occupation:Retired Educator
Gender:Male
Birth Date: 01/03/1947
Place of Birth:Ottawa, KS
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House Standing:2003 -- Education; Transportation & Energy
2004 -- Education; Transportation & Energy
2005 -- Education (Chair); Local Government
2006 -- Education (Chair); Local Government
2007 -- Education (Chair); Transportation & Energy
2008 -- Education (Chair); Transportation & Energy
2009 -- Education (Chair); Transportation & Energy
2010 -- Education (Chair); Transportation & Energy
Senate Standing:2015 -- Education; Judiciary
2016 -- Education; Judiciary
2017 -- Education
2018 -- Education
Joint/Statutory:2003 -- Transportation Legislation Review (43-2-145, C.R.S.)
2004 -- Transportation Legislation Review (43-2-145, C.R.S.)

2007 -- Transportation Legislation Review (43-2-145, C.R.S.)
2008 -- Transportation Legislation Review (43-2-145, C.R.S.)
2009 -- Transportation Legislation Review (43-2-145, C.R.S.)
Interim:2005 -- School Finance (SJR 05-047)
2009 -- School Finance (HJR 09-1020)
2015 -- Early Childhood and School Readiness Legislative Commission (SB 14-153); Wildfire Matters Review Committee (SB 13-082)
2016 -- Wildfire Matters Review Committee (SB 13-082)
2017 -- School Finance (HB 17-1340); Wildfire Matters Review Committee (SB 13-082)
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Bill Sponsorship
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Bill Sponsorship - Rep. Merrifield2009110419246.pdf - Bill Sponsorship - Rep. Merrifield2009110419246.pdfMerrifield, M.pdf - Merrifield, M.pdf


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