Legislator Record

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Legislator:Elizabeth Louise "Betty" BenavidezChamber:House
Years Served House:1971; 1972; 1973; 1974House District # :07 (1971 - 1972);
06 (1973 - 1974)
Number of Years House:4
General Assembly # House:48th; 49th
Counties Represented House: Denver
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Party:Democrat
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City of Residence:Denver
Occupation:Housewife
Birth Date:10/08/1935Death Date:03/01/2013
Place of Birth:Denver COPlace of Death:Denver CO
Gender:Female
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Notes: 1st Latina elected to House of Representatives. Sponsored first bill for bilingual education.

Committee Positions:
House Standing:1971 -- Health Welfare & Institutions; Labor & Employment Relations; Transportation & Highways
1972 -- Health Welfare & Institutions; Labor & Employment Relations; Transportation & Highways
1973 -- Health Welfare & Institutions; Labor & Employment Relations; Transportation & Highways
1974 -- Health Welfare & Institutions; Labor & Employment Relations; Transportation & Highways
Senate Standing:
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Interim:1971 -- Rights of Agricultural Employers & Employees (SJR 43)
1972 -- Mobile Home Taxation (SJR 7)
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