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}}{{tnr}}'''Terrance Carroll''' was a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Colorado House of Representatives]], representing the 7th District from 2003 to 2011. He served as the [[State Speaker of the House|Speaker of the House]] during his last term.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Terrance Carroll''' is a former [[Democratic]] member of the [[Colorado House of Representatives]], representing District 7 from 2003 to 2011. He served as the [[State Speaker of the House|Speaker of the House]] during his last term.
  
Carroll is an Attorney and has worked as a nonprofit executive and police officer. He is a member of the Colorado State Bar Association, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Denver Bar Association, and Sam Cary Bar Association.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=29977 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Carroll]</ref>
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==Biography==
 
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Carroll's professional experience includes working as an attorney, police officer and nonprofit executive. He is a member of the Colorado State Bar Association, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Denver Bar Association and Sam Cary Bar Association.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=29977 ''Project Vote Smart'', "Biography," accessed December 11, 2014]</ref>
==Issue positions==
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Carroll did not provide answers to the Colorado State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test.  The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.<Ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=29977 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Carroll ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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* [[Legislative Council Committee, Colorado General Assembly|Legislative Council]] (Vice Chair)
 
* [[Legislative Council Committee, Colorado General Assembly|Legislative Council]] (Vice Chair)
  
==Sponsored legislation==
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==Issues==
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Carroll did not provide answers to the Colorado State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test.  The test informs voters how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.<Ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=29977 ''Project Vote Smart'', "Issue positions," accessed December 11, 2014]</ref>
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===Initiative rights===
 
===Initiative rights===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Changes in 2009 to laws governing the initiative process]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Changes in 2009 to laws governing the initiative process]]''
  
Carroll introduced legislation in the [[Colorado House of Representatives]] on [[2009 ballot measure calendar#March|March 24]] that would:
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Carroll introduced legislation in the [[Colorado House of Representatives]] on [[2009 ballot measure calendar#March|March 24]] that would have:
  
* Require that [[petition drive management companies]] who hire [[paid circulator]]s go through a licensing process.
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* Required that [[petition drive management companies]] who hire [[paid circulator]]s go through a licensing process.
* [[Circulator]]s would be required to go through a government-sponsored training procedure before they would be allowed to collect signatures legally.<ref>[http://speakercarroll.com/blog?key=1224 ''Speaker Carroll aims to end ballot fraud'', March 24, 2009]</ref>
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* [[Circulator]]s would have been required to go through a government-sponsored training procedure before they would be allowed to collect signatures legally.<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/2/http://speakercarroll.com/blog?key=1224 ''Speaker Carroll aims to end ballot fraud'', March 24, 2009]</ref>
  
Carroll's other sponsored legislation includes:
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===Sponsored legislation===
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Carroll's sponsored legislation includes:
 
*HB 09-1276 - Delay Foreclosure Residential Property
 
*HB 09-1276 - Delay Foreclosure Residential Property
 
*HB 09-1299 - National Popular Vote Agreement
 
*HB 09-1299 - National Popular Vote Agreement
 
*HB 09-1326 - Integrity Of Citizen-Initiated Petitions
 
*HB 09-1326 - Integrity Of Citizen-Initiated Petitions
*SB 10-191 - Quality Instruction Through Educator Effectiveness <Ref>[http://www.coloradonewsagency.com/2010/05/12/teachers-union-shaken-allies-divided-by-passage-of-tenure-reform/ ''Colorado News Agency,'' "Teacher's Union Shaken, Allies Divided by Passage of Tenure Reform," May 12, 2010]</ref>
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*SB 10-191 - Quality Instruction Through Educator Effectiveness <Ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/2/http://www.coloradonewsagency.com/2010/05/12/teachers-union-shaken-allies-divided-by-passage-of-tenure-reform/ ''Colorado News Agency,'' "Teacher's Union Shaken, Allies Divided by Passage of Tenure Reform," May 12, 2010]</ref>
 
For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the [http://www.leg.state.co.us/Clics/CLICS2009A/csl.nsf/BillFoldersSponsor?OpenFrameSet House site].
 
For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the [http://www.leg.state.co.us/Clics/CLICS2009A/csl.nsf/BillFoldersSponsor?OpenFrameSet House site].
  
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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
On November 4, 2008, Carroll won re-election to the 7th District seat in the [[Colorado House of Representatives]], defeating opponent Josh Raines (R).<ref>[http://www.elections.colorado.gov/Content/Documents/2008_Abstract.pdf 2008 general election results, Colorado]</ref>
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On November 4, 2008, Carroll won re-election to the 7th District seat in the [[Colorado House of Representatives]], defeating opponent Josh Raines (R).<ref>[http://www.elections.colorado.gov/Content/Documents/2008_Abstract.pdf ''Colorado Secretary of State'', "2008 General election results," accessed April 14, 2014]</ref>
  
Carroll raised $28,727 for his campaign, while Raines raised $7,324.<Ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=CO&y=2008&f=H&so=O#sorttable Colorado House spending, 2008]</ref>
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Carroll raised $28,727 for his campaign, while Raines raised $7,324.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=CO&y=2008&f=H&so=O#sorttable ''Follow the Money'', "Funds raised by 2008 House candidates," accessed April 14, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
Below are Carroll's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107022 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign contributions]</ref>
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Below are Carroll's top five campaign contributors in the 2008 election:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107022 ''Follow the Money'', "2008 contributions," accessed November 20, 2014]</ref>
 
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Terrance + Carroll + Colorado + Senate'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==See also==
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*[[Colorado State Legislature]]
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*[[Colorado House of Representatives]]
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*[[Colorado House of Representatives#Committees|Colorado House Committees]]
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*[[Colorado state legislative districts]]
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=29977 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=29977 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=29977 Project Vote Smart bio]
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=29977 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107022 2008]
 
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107022 2008]
  

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Terrance Carroll
Terrance-Carroll.jpg
Colorado House of Representatives District 7
Former member
Term in office began
2003
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Terrance Carroll is a former Democratic member of the Colorado House of Representatives, representing District 7 from 2003 to 2011. He served as the Speaker of the House during his last term.

Biography

Carroll's professional experience includes working as an attorney, police officer and nonprofit executive. He is a member of the Colorado State Bar Association, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Denver Bar Association and Sam Cary Bar Association.[1]

Committee assignments

Issues

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

Initiative rights

See also: Changes in 2009 to laws governing the initiative process

Carroll introduced legislation in the Colorado House of Representatives on March 24 that would have:

Carroll's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 09-1276 - Delay Foreclosure Residential Property
  • HB 09-1299 - National Popular Vote Agreement
  • HB 09-1326 - Integrity Of Citizen-Initiated Petitions
  • SB 10-191 - Quality Instruction Through Educator Effectiveness [4]

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

Elections

2010

See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2010

Carroll was ineligible to run for re-election to the 7th District seat due to the term limits of the Colorado House of Representatives.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Carroll won re-election to the 7th District seat in the Colorado House of Representatives, defeating opponent Josh Raines (R).[5]

Carroll raised $28,727 for his campaign, while Raines raised $7,324.[6]

Colorado State House, District 7 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Terrance Carroll (D) 25,553
Josh Raines (R) 6,737

Campaign donors

2008

Below are Carroll's top five campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[7]

Contributor 2008 total
Food & Commercial Workers Local 7 $4,000
Apartment Assoc of Metro Denver $2,125
Cornell Employees PAC Multicandidate $800
CO Trial Lawyers Assoc $800
Colorado Concern $800

Recent news

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See also

External links

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Preceded by
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Colorado House District 7
2003–2011
Succeeded by
Angela Williams