Senator Gail H. Bates

2018 Regular Session

District 9, Carroll and Howard Counties

Senator Gail H. Bates
Annapolis Address:401 James Senate Office Building
11 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-841-3671 | 301-858-3671 | Toll-free in MD: 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3671
Fax: 410-841-3395 | 301-858-3395
Interim Address:401 James Senate Office Building
11 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-841-3671 | 301-858-3671
Fax: 410-841-3395 | 301-858-3395
Contact:Contact Online or send email to: gail.bates@senate.state.md.us
Tenure:First elected to the Maryland Senate in 2014. Member of the Senate since 2015. Member of the House of Delegates 2002 (appointed) - 2015.
Current Assignments:2015- Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee
2017- Education Subcommittee of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
2015- Comptroller Issues Subcommittee, Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
2015- Joint Audit Committee
2015- Joint Committee on Children, Youth and Families
2015- Joint Committee on Protocol
2005- Maryland Veterans Caucus
2002- Women Legislators of Maryland
Party Affiliation:Republican

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Past Senate Service
2015-2017Health Subcommittee, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee
Past House Service
2003-2014Appropriations Committee
2013-2014, 2003-2006Deputy Minority Whip
2003Health and Government Operations Committee
2003Government Operations Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2003Health Facilities Equipment and Products Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2003Public Health Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2002-2003Commerce and Government Matters Committee
2002-2003Motor Vehicles Subcommittee of the Commerce and Government Matters Committee
2003-2014Public Safety and Administration Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2003-2014Oversight Committee on Pensions of the Appropriations Committee
2003-2014Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families
2007-2014Joint Audit Committee
2007-2014Joint Committee on Pensions
Public Service
2017-Maryland Correctional Enterprises Management Council
2008-Agriculture and Energy Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2008-Environment Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2007-2008Agriculture, Environment and Energy Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2005-2007Agriculture and Rural Development Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2004-Treasurer, Howard County Tourism Council
1982-1990Howard County Republican Central Committee
1987-1988Disabilities Issues Advisory Committee, Howard County
1986-Howard County Chamber of Commerce, Legislative Committee
1980-1984Treasurer, Howard County Republican Central Committee
Memberships
2002-Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
2001-President, Howard County Republican Women
2001Montgomery General Hospital
1996-1999Board Member, Howard County Chapter, American Red Cross
1998-Howard County Farm Bureau
1998-Golf Advisory Committee, Howard County
1997-Christian Jail Ministry
1988-Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants
1980-Howard County Republican Club
1980-Maryland Federation of Republican Women
Therapeutic Horsemanship Association
Awards
2009Howard County Women's Hall of Fame
1990Life Achievement Award, Howard County Republican Central Committee
Biographical Information
Born, Washington, DC, December 24, 1945
Attended Bladensburg High School, 1963
University of Maryland, B.S., Education, 1968
University of Maryland Baltimore County, Accounting, 1981
Mathematics and Home Economics Teacher, Anne Arundel County, 1968-73
Office Manager, H&R Block, 1976-80
Tax Supervisor, Mark Buckley, C.P.A., 1980-82
Manager, Records and Tax Department, Maryland Farm Bureau, 1983-84
Assistant to Howard County Executive, 1991-98
Chief of Staff for Delegate Donald E. Murphy, District 12A, 1999-2002
Certified Public Accountant
Small Business Owner
Notary Public
Married, Two sons

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