Rep. Scott Tipton

Representative from Colorado’s 3rd District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
2011-2016 Representative Colorado's 3rd District

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2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Tipton has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Tipton is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Scott Tipton sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Some of Tipton’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Apr 2015, Tipton missed 41 of 2,971 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Recent Legislative Activity


H.R. 1830: To prohibit the conditioning of any permit, lease, or other use agreement on the transfer of any water right to the United States by the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture, and to require the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture

Sponsor: Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Agriculture and House Committee on Natural Resources which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

11 cosponsors are on those committees.

Apr 16, 2015