|Member of the Utah House of Representatives|
from the 42nd district
|Assumed office |
January 1, 2015
|Preceded by||Jim Bird|
|Born||New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Residence||West Jordan, Utah|
|Alma mater||University of Utah|
Early life and education
Coleman was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. She received degrees in sociology and psychology and a certification in Criminology from the University of Utah as well as completing graduate coursework in addictions counseling. She currently lives in West Jordan, Utah with her husband Joel and five children.
2014 Coleman defeated incumbent Jim Bird in the Republican convention and won the November 4, 2014 General election against Democratic nominee Nicholas DeLand with 4,804 votes (69.5%).
During the 2016 legislative session, Coleman served on the Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee, House Education Committee, and House Political Subdivisions Committee. During the interim she serves on the Political Subdivisions Interim Committee and the Revenue and Taxation Interim Committee.
2016 sponsored legislation
|Bill Number||Bill Title||Status|
|HB0262||Campus Anti-harassment Act||House/ filed - 3/10/2016|
|HB0337S01||Student Right to Active Counsel||House/ filed - 3/10/2016|
|HB0353||Institutions of Higher Education Disclosure Provisions||House/ filed - 3/10/2016|
|HB0365||Campus Free Expression Act||House/ filed - 3/10/2016|
|HB0384||New Auto Dealer Franchise Amendments||House/ filed - 3/10/2016|
|HB0432S01||Governmental Nonprofit Entity Compliance Amendments||House/ filed - 3/10/2016|
|HB0444||Code of Criminal Procedure Amendments||House/ filed - 3/10/2016|
- "Kim Coleman (R)". Salt Lake City, Utah: Utah State Legislature. Retrieved April 12, 2016.
- "Kim Coleman's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved April 12, 2016.
- "Kim Coleman Campaign Website". Retrieved April 12, 2016.
- "2014 Election Results". Ballotpedia. Retrieved April 12, 2016.
- "Kim Coleman Legislative Page". Utah House of Representatives. Retrieved April 12, 2016.
- "2016 Legislation". Utah Legislature. Retrieved April 12, 2016.
- Official page at the Utah State Legislature
- Profile at Project Vote Smart
- Kim Coleman at Ballotpedia
- Kim Coleman Official Website
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