Tim Cosgrove

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Tim Cosgrove
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Member of the Utah House of Representatives
from the 44th district
In office
January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2014
Personal details
Born (1965-11-26) November 26, 1965 (age 51)
Political party Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Diane Bolingbroke
Residence Murray, Utah, U.S.
Alma mater Weber State University
George Washington University
Occupation Child advocate
Religion Roman Catholicism

Timothy Michael "Tim" Cosgrove (born November 26, 1965)[1] is a Democratic member of the Utah State House of Representatives, representing the 44th District since 2005.

Early Life and Career[edit]

Born November 26, 1965, Cosgrove is a graduate of Weber State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in political science. He then earned his Master of Arts in Political Management from George Washington University. He currently lives in Murray, Utah with his wife Diane and four children and works as a child advocate.[2]

Political career[edit]

Representative Cosgrove was first elected to the Utah State Legislature in 2004 and has served continuously since then. In March 2014 he announced that he would not seek re-election.

His committee assignments as a legislator include Public Education Appropriations Subcommittee; House Transportation Committee; House Revenue and Taxation Committee; House Ethics Committee.[3]

2014 Sponsored Legislation[edit]

Bill Number Bill Title Status
HB0032 College Credit for Veterans Governor Signed - 3/31/2014
HB0108S01 Mobile Home Park Task Force House/ filed - 3/13/2014
HB0313S02 Veterans' and Military Affairs Commission Governor Signed - 3/29/2014
HB0406S01 School Bus Traffic Safety Amendments House/ filed - 3/13/2014
HB0428 Veteran Benefit Assistance Disclosure House/ filed - 3/13/2014

Representative Cosgrove floor sponsored an additional two bills during the 2014 General Session.


His affiliations include:

  • Child Advocate of the Year (2003), Prevent Child Abuse Utah
  • Outstanding Efforts Promoting Child Health and Safety (2001), Utah Nurses Association
  • Outstanding Legislative Efforts to Save Lives (2000), Utah Department of Health Bureau of Emergency Medical Services
  • Utah State PTA Health Commissioner (2001–2004)
  • Utah State PTA Legislative Action Committee (2000–2004).[3]


  1. ^ Tim Cosgrove profile, publicbackgroundchecks.com; accessed October 7, 2013.
  2. ^ "Vote Smart Tim Cosgrove". Retrieved April 12, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "Utah House of Representatives". Utah State Government. Retrieved June 11, 2010.