Legislator Profile: Senator David Hinkins

Name: David Hinkins
Type: Senator
Party: Republican
District: 27
Email: dhinkins@le.utah.gov

Libertas Legislator Index Rankings

The following rating measures how consistently this legislator votes in support of individual liberty, private property, and free enterprise. To learn more, see the main index page.

20102011201220132014201520162017 Overall Rating
69%45%45%47%63%83%89%67% 64%

To see the specific votes used to rank this legislator, click the link in the table above for any of the yearly percentages listed.

Sponsored Ranked Bills

This legislator was the sponsor of the following bills, which were ranked by Libertas Institute in their respective year's Legislator Index.

  • SB256: Concealed Firearm Amendments (2015)
    This bill would have allowed a person 21 years or older to carry an unloaded, concealed firearm without having to obtain a permit.

    This bill passed the Senate 21-6 but was not considered by the House. Libertas supports a "yea" vote.

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