Jerry Brown, Arkansas Representative
|Running for Arkansas State Senate District 23|
|Date of primary||May 22, 2012|
|General election||November 6, 2012|
|Arkansas House of Representatives District 57|
|2007 - Present|
|January 10, 2013|
|Years in position||8|
|Per diem||$136/per day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||3 terms (6 years)|
Brown is a rice and soybean farmer.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brown has been appointed to these committees:
- Subcommittee on Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources
- Subcommittee on Parks and Tourism
- Subcommittee on Personnel
- Subcommittee on K-12, Vocational-Technical Institutions
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Brown served on these committees:
- Agriculture, Forestry and Economic Development Committee, Arkansas House (Vice Chair)
- Joint Budget Committee, Arkansas Assembly
- Education Committee, Arkansas House
- Joint Energy Committee, Arkansas Assembly
- Subcommittee on Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources (Chair)
- Subcommittee on Higher Education
- Subcommittee on Special Language
Brown's sponsored legislation includes:
- HB 1343 - "AN ACT TO REPEAL THE JULY 1, 2009 EXPIRATION DATE ON THE ARKANSAS RICE CERTIFICATION ACT."
- HB 1948 - "CONCERNING EXEMPTIONS FROM THE JURISDICTION OF THE ARKANSAS PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION WITH REGARD TO LOANS MADE OR GUARANTEED BY CERTAIN LISTED ENTITIES."
- HB 2029 - "TO SPECIFY CONDITIONS FOR REGISTRATION OF AGRICULTURAL LAND ACQUIRED BY A FOREIGN PARTY."
For a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.
- See also: Arkansas State Senate elections, 2012
Brown won re-election to the 57th district seat in 2010. He faced no opposition.
Brown raised $18,260 for his campaign.
|Arkansas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jerry Brown, Arkansas Representative's campaign in 2010|
|Arkansas Health Care Association||$1,000|
|Action Cmte For Rural Electrification||$1,000|
|Cmte For Arkansas Dairy||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$22,030|
Below are Brown's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|Action Cmte for Rural Electrification||$1,000|
|Arkansas Health Care Assoc||$1,000|
|Southwestern Energy Co||$750|
Brown and his wife, Carol, have three children.
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|Arkansas House District 57
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