Tim Melson

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Tim Melson
Member of the Alabama Senate
from the 1st district
Assumed office
January 2015
Personal details
Born (1960-01-01) January 1, 1960 (age 60)
Fairfield, Alabama
ResidenceFlorence, Alabama
Alma materUniversity of North Alabama (B.S.)
University of Alabama (M.D.)

Tim Melson is an American physician and politician. A Republican, he has served as a member of the Alabama State Senate from the 1st District since 2015.[1][2] He serves on the following eight committees: Agriculture Conservation and Forestry, Constitution Ethics and Elections, County and Municipal Government, Finance and Taxation General Fund, Health and Human Services, Local Legislation Madison County, Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Development, and Tourism & Marketing.[3]

In May 2019, he voted to make abortion a crime at any stage in a pregnancy, with no exemptions for cases of rape or incest.[4]


  1. ^ Kazek, Kelly (October 27, 2014). "5 questions for Mike Curtis and Tim Melson, candidates for Alabama's Senate District 1". AL.com. Retrieved 28 February 2017.
  2. ^ Kazek, Kelly (November 4, 2014). "Republican Tim Melson wins Alabama Senate District 1 seat". AL.com. Retrieved 28 February 2017.
  3. ^ http://www.legislature.state.al.us/aliswww/ISD/ALSenator.aspx?OID_SPONSOR=85878&OID_PERSON=7688
  4. ^ Durkin, Erin; Benwell, Max (15 May 2019). "These 25 white men – all Republicans – just voted to ban abortion in Alabama". The Guardian.

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