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Peter Peltz
Vermont House Of Representatives, Lamoille-Washington 1
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 8
Base salary$604.79/week
Per diem$162/day (non-commuter)
$61/day (commuter)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
ProfessionOwner, Peter Peltz Construction, Inc.
Office website
Campaign website
Peter Peltz (b. April 21, 1946) is a Democratic member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Lamoille-Washington-1. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.


Peltz earned his BFA from Tufts University in 1971.

Peltz was the owner of Vermont Vernacular Designs, Incorporated from 1991 to 2003. He has been the owner of Peter Peltz Construction, Incorporated since 1985.

Peltz served as a member/Chairperson of the Woodbury Elementary School Board from 1981 to 1984 and from 1987 to 1990. He then served as member/Chairperson of the Hazen Union High School Board from 1990 to 2003.

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Peltz served on the following committees:

Vermont Committee Assignments, 2013
Education, Vice-chair


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


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



See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012

Peltz won re-election in the 2012 election for Vermont House of Representatives Lamoille-Washington. Peltzwas unopposed in the August 28 Democratic primary and won re-election in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Vermont House of Representatives, Lamoille-Washington District, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPeter Peltz Incumbent 35% 2,177
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngShap Smith Incumbent 43.4% 2,699
     Republican Mickey Smith 21.6% 1,347
Total Votes 6,223


See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2010

Peter Peltz ran for re-election to the Lamoille-Washington 1 District in 2010. He and Shap Smith (D) both won in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Vermont House of Representatives, Lamoille-Washington 1 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Shap Smith (D) 2,441
Green check mark transparent.png Peter Peltz (D) 2,127

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, a year in which Peltz was up for election, he did not collect any money in donations.[4]


Peltz and his wife, Cacky, have two children.

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