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Scalze, Bev

House 2005-2012 (District 54B); Senate 2013-2016 (District 42)

Party when first elected:  Democratic-Farmer-Labor

Counties Served:  Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 10/27/1943
Birth Place: Baudette, Minnesota
Birth County: Lake of the Woods
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death:
Gender: Female
Religion: Christian
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Little Canada
Occupation (when first elected): Family Business Owner and Operator; Heating and Air Conditioning Company, White Bear Lake

EDUCATION

Lake of the Woods High School; Secondary;
Century College; A.A.; Elective Studies: Art
College of Visual Arts; A.D.; Art

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

State Board/Commission/Council: Minnesota Attorney General's Task Forces on Pharmaceuticals, Medicare, and Family Health; [Dates Unknown]
Municipal Council/Aldermen: Little Canada, Minnesota (City Council); 1979 to 2002 [Elected]

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Bob
Children: Two children
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

She ran unsuccessfully as the Democratic-Farmer-Labor party endorsed candidate for the Minnesota House of Representatives in the 2002 election.

She won the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' Minnesota Trout and Salmon Habitat Stamp Contest in 1991.

Special Legislatave Concerns: infrastructure and transportation in northeastern suburban communities.

Religion provided by the Natural Resources Defense Council's State Directories 2005 and Politics in Minnesota the Directory, 2005-2006.

Total Days Served: 4382

SESSIONS SERVED

89th Legislative Session (2015-2016) (second half of Senate term)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 42
Elected: 11/6/2012
Residence: Little Canada
Term of Office: 1/8/2013 to 1/2/2017
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Small Business Owner
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • Capital Investment
  • Finance: Environment and Energy Budget Division
  • Finance: Natural Resources, Economic Development and Agriculture Budget Division
  • State and Local Government

88th Legislative Session (2013-2014)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 42
Elected: 11/6/2012
Residence: Little Canada
Term of Office: 1/8/2013 to 1/2/2017
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Small Business Owner
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • Capital Investment
  • Environment and Energy
  • Finance: Environment, Economic Development, and Agriculture Division
  • State and Local Government

87th Legislative Session (2011-2012)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 54B
Elected: 11/2/2010
Residence: Little Canada
Term of Office: 1/4/2011 to 1/7/2013
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Family Business, Heating and Air Conditioning, White Bear Lake
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:     2011 1st Sp.S. - Author
Committees:
  • Capital Investment Minutes
  • Government Operations and Elections Minutes
  • Jobs and Economic Development Finance Minutes

86th Legislative Session (2009-2010)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 54B
Elected: 11/4/2008
Residence: Little Canada
Term of Office: 1/6/2009 to 1/3/2011
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Family Business Owner and Operator, Hoffman Corner Heating and Air Conditioning
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:     2010 1st Sp.S. - Author
Committees:
  • Finance: Capital Investment Finance Division Minutes
  • Finance: Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division Minutes
  • Finance: Health Care and Human Services Finance Division Minutes
  • State and Local Government Operations Reform, Technology and Elections: Local Government Division Minutes
  • Ways and Means Minutes

85th Legislative Session (2007-2008)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 54B
Elected: 11/7/2006
Residence: Little Canada
Term of Office: 1/3/2007 to 1/5/2009
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Business Owner, Hoffman Corner Heating and Air Conditioning
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • Commerce and Labor: Labor and Consumer Protection Division Minutes
  • Environment and Natural Resources Minutes
  • Finance: Capital Investment Finance Division Minutes
  • Finance: Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division Minutes
  • Finance: Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division: Drinking Water Source Protection Minutes
  • Local Government and Metropolitan Affairs Minutes

84th Legislative Session (2005-2006)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 54B
Elected: 11/2/2004
Residence: Little Canada
Term of Office: 1/4/2005 to 1/2/2007
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Family Business Owner and Operator; Heating and Air Conditioning Company, White Bear Lake
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:     2005 1st Sp.S. - Author
Committees: