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William Snyder

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William Snyder
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Florida House Of Representatives District 82
Former member
In office
2006 - November 16, 2012
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$29,697/year
Per diem$133/per day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sFlorida Gulf Coast University (2010)
Associate'sMiami-Dade Community College (1976)
OtherFBI Academy (1999)
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 6, 1952
Place of birthNew York City, New York
ProfessionLaw Enforcement (retired)
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
William Snyder was a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing the 82nd District from 2006 to 2012.

Snyder currently works as a Criminal Investigator/Major/Director in the Department of Law Enforcement of the Martin County Sheriff's Office.

He is a Board Advisor to the Association of Retarded Citizens of Martin County, and a member of the Shared Services Network.[1]

Issues

Snyder did not provide answers to the Florida State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test. The test informs voters how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Snyder's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 273 - "Sexual Activities Involving Animals: Prohibits knowing sexual conduct or sexual contact with an animal; prohibits specified related activities; provides that act does not apply to certain husbandry, conformation judging practices, & veterinary practices."
  • HB 1151 - "DNA Database: Designates act "DNA Database Act;" provides phase-in schedule whereby persons arrested for specified felony offenses will be required to provide DNA samples to FDLE until all felony arrestees will provide such samples; provides for statewide system for classifying, matching, & storing analyses of DNA & other data"
  • HB 7103 - "Mental Health: Creates Community Mental Health & Substance Abuse Treatment & Crime Reduction Act"

For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Snyder served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Snyder served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012

Snyder did not run for re-election in 2012.[3]

2010

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2010

Snyder ran for re-election to the 82nd District seat in 2010. He did not have any opposition in the August 24 primary or in the general election, which took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Snyder won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives from Florida's 82nd District, defeating Catherine Hilton (D). Snyder received 44,867 votes in the election while Hilton received 32,069 votes.[5] Snyder raised $169,898 for his campaign; Hilton raised $3,398.[6]

Florida House of Representatives, District 82
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png William Snyder (R) 44,867 58.3%
Catherine Hilton (D) 32,069 41.7%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Snyder raised $39,646 in contributions.[7]

His seven largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Snyder Sr, William D $2,696
Florida Chamber Of Commerce $2,000
Ronald L Book Governmental Consultants Inc $1,000
Florida State Correctional Officers $1,000
Florida Police Benevolent Association $1,000
Vista Health Plan $1,000
Florida Association Of Realtors $1,000

2008

Below are Snyder's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[8]

Contributor 2008 total
FL Police Benevolent Assoc $3,000
Hospital Corporation of America $3,000
FL State Correctional Officers $2,500
FL Assoc of Realtors $2,000
FL Hospital Assoc $2,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Florida House of Representatives District 82
2006–2012
Succeeded by
MaryLynn Magar (R)