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Koskinen, Luanne

House 1997-2002 (District 49B)

Party when first elected:  Democratic-Farmer-Labor

Counties Served:  Anoka

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth:
Birth Place: ,
Birth County:
Birth Country:
Date of Death:
Gender: Female
Religion: Lutheran
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Coon Rapids
Occupation (when first elected): Business Representative

EDUCATION

University of Minnesota; B.S.; Elementary Education

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

County Government: Anoka County, Minnesota (Financial Worker and Child Support Officer); 19?? to 19??
Municipal Board/Commission: Coon Rapids, Minnesota (Human Rights Commission); 19?? to ?

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Lauri
Children: Four children: Kari (daughter, murdered in 1994)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

She ran unsuccessfully for the Minnesota House of Representatives in the 1995 special election.

She was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Coon Rapids, Minnesota.

Religion provided by the Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1999-2000 and a newspaper article.

Total Days Served: 2191

SESSIONS SERVED

82nd Legislative Session (2001-2002)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 49B
Elected: 11/7/2000
Residence: Coon Rapids
Term of Office: 1/3/2001 to 1/6/2003
Counties Represented: Anoka
Occupation: Retired
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • Health and Human Services Finance
  • Health and Human Services Policy
  • Local Government and Metropolitan Affairs

81st Legislative Session (1999-2000)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 49B
Elected: 11/3/1998
Residence: Coon Rapids
Term of Office: 1/5/1999 to 1/2/2001
Counties Represented: Anoka
Occupation: Legislator/Retired
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • Health and Human Services Finance
  • Health and Human Services Policy
  • Local Government and Metropolitan Affairs

80th Legislative Session (1997-1998)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 49B
Elected: 11/5/1996
Residence: Coon Rapids
Term of Office: 1/7/1997 to 1/4/1999
Counties Represented: Anoka
Occupation: Business Representative
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • Health and Human Services
  • Health and Human Services: Health and Human Services Finance Division
  • Labor-Management Relations
  • Local Government and Metropolitan Affairs
Articles & Books About
Healy, Nick. "Koskinen Calls for Early Help for Healthy Children." Session Weekly, St. Paul: Minnesota House of Representatives Information Office, March 21, 1997, p. 17.



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