Stanley W. Lyson
|Stanley W. Lyson|
|North Dakota State Senate District 1|
|December 1, 2014|
|Years in position ||15|
|Per diem||Up to $1,351/month for lodging|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Years of service||1954-1957|
|Birthday||March 5, 1936|
|Place of birth||Parshall, ND|
(b. March 5, 1936) is a Republican
member of the North Dakota State Senate
, representing District 1. He was first elected to the chamber in 1998.
Lyson attended Minot State University and graduated from Northwestern University Traffic Institute in 1967. In 1973, Lyson attended the Federal Bureau of Investigation Nation Academy. He has worked as a law enforcement official in Williston including service as County Sheriff starting in 1981. Lyson served in the United States Army from 1954 to 1957.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Lyson served on the following committees:
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lyson served on these committees:
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Lyson served on these committees:
- See also: North Dakota State Senate elections, 2010
Lyson won re-election to the 1st District Seat of the North Dakota State Senate in 2010.
He was also unopposed in the primary.
| North Dakota Senate General Election, District 1(2010)
| Stanley W. Lyson (R)
On November 7, 2006, Lyson was re-elected to the 1st District Seat in the North Dakota State Senate, besting Jim Yockim (D).  Lyson raised $5,909 for his campaign, while Yockim raised $9,750. 
| North Dakota Senate, District 1 (2008)
| Stanley W. Lyson (R)
| Jim Yockim (D)
In 2010, Lyson received $1,500 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|North Dakota State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Stanley W. Lyson's campaign in 2010|
|North Dakota Chiropractic Association||$500
|North Dakota Association Of Rural Electric Cooperatives||$400|
|Independent Community Banks Of North Dakota||$300|
|Total Raised in 2010
In 2006, Lyson collected $5,909 in donations.
These were the largest contributors.
| NORTH DAKOTA REPUBLICAN SENATE CAUCUS
| NORTH DAKOTA PETROLEUM COUNCIL
| NORTH DAKOTA CHIROPRACTIC ASSOCIATION
| NORTH DAKOTA LIGNITE COUNCIL
Lyson and his wife, Shirley, have three children. He is actively involved in the American Legions, Elks and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
| Political offices
|North Dakota State Senate District 1
| Succeeded by|