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North Dakota State Senate
|North Dakota Legislative Assembly|
New session started
|January 3, 2019|
Length of term
|Authority||Article IV, North Dakota Constitution|
|Salary||$148/session day + per diem|
|November 6, 2018|
|November 3, 2020|
North Dakota State Capitol
Bismarck, North Dakota
|North Dakota Legislative Assembly|
The North Dakota Senate is the upper house of the North Dakota Legislative Assembly, smaller than the North Dakota House of Representatives.
North Dakota is divided into between 40 and 54 legislative districts apportioned by population as determined by the decennial census. The 2000 redistricting plan provided for 47 districts, with one senator elected from each district.
Senators serve 4-year terms. Elections are staggered such that half the districts have elections every 2 years.
The Senate Chamber is located in the North Dakota State Capitol in Bismarck, North Dakota.
(Shading indicates majority caucus)
|64th Legislative Assembly||32||15||47||0|
|65th Legislative Assembly||38||9||47||0|
|66th Legislative Assembly||37||10||47||0|
|Latest voting share||79%||21%|
|President Pro Tempore of the Senate||David Hogue||Republican||38|
|Majority leader||Rich Wardner||Republican||37|
|Assistant Majority leader||Jerry Klein||Republican||14|
|Majority Caucus chair||David Hogue||Republican||38|
|Minority leader||Joan Heckaman||Democratic-NPL||23|
|Assistant Minority leader||John Grabinger||Democratic-NPL||12|
|Minority Caucus chair||Erin Oban||Democratic-NPL||35|
|District||Senator||Party||Residence||First elected||Seat up|
|8||Howard C. Anderson Jr.||Rep||Turtle Lake||2012||2020|
|13||Judy Lee||Rep||West Fargo||1994||2022|
|15||Dave Oehlke||Rep||Devils Lake||2006||2022|
|16||David Clemens||Rep||West Fargo||2016||2020|
|17||Ray Holmberg||Rep||Grand Forks||1976||2022|
|18||Scott Meyer||Rep||Grand Forks||2016||2020|
|23||Joan Heckaman||Dem-NPL||New Rockford||2006||2022|
|24||Larry Robinson||Dem-NPL||Valley City||1988||2020|
|42||Curt Kreun||Rep||Grand Forks||2016||2020|
|43||JoNell Bakke||Dem-NPL||Grand Forks||2018||2022|
|46||Jim Roers||Rep||Fargo||2016 (2012)||2020|
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