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First NameJohn
Last NameCooke
Chamber:Senate
First Year Served:01/07/2015
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Years Served:2015; 2016; 2017; 2018
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District #:13 (2015 - )
Number of Years:4
Assembly #:70th; 71st
Counties Represented:Weld
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City of Residence:Greeley
Party:Republican
Leadership:Senate Majority Whip: 2017 -
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Occupation:Retired Sheriff
Gender:Male
Birth Date: 10/06/1956
Place of Birth:San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Senate Standing:2015 -- Agriculture, Natural Resources and Energy; Judiciary; Transportation
2016 -- Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Energy; Judiciary; Transportation
2017 -- Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Energy; Judiciary (Vice-chair); Transportation (Vice-chair)
2018 -- Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Energy; Judiciary (Vice-chair); Transportation (Vice-chair; Chair*)

*02/13/2018 - Senator John Cooke was appointed Chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee following Senator Randy Baumgardner's decision to voluntarily step down as Chairman.
Joint/Statutory:2017 -- Legal Services (Chair) (2-3-502, C.R.S.); Treatment of Persons with Mental Health Disorders in the Justice System (18-1.9-103, C.R.S)
Interim:2015 -- Police Officers' & Firefighters' Pension Reform Commission (31-31-1001, C.R.S.); Profiling - Initiated Contacts by Law Enforcement Interim Committee (Co-Chair) (Request letter); Transportation Legislation Review (43-2-145, C.R.S.); Wildfire Matters Review Committee (SB 13-082)
2016 -- Transportation Legislation Review (43-2-145, C.R.S.); Wildfire Matters Review Committee (SB 13-082)
2017 -- Police Officers' & Firefighters' Pension Reform Commission (Vice-chair) (31-31-1001, C.R.S.); School Safety and Youth in Crisis Committee (SB 15-214); Sentencing in the Criminal Justice System Interim Committee (Vice-chair) (Request letter); Transportation Legislation Review (43-2-145, C.R.S.); Wildfire Matters Review Committee (SB 13-082)
Special:2017 -- Select Committee on Energy and the Environment
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