Assemblyman Wesley Duncan

Party: Republican

Legislative Service

  • Nevada Assembly, 2013 (first elected November 2012)—one regular session

Other Public Service

  • United States Air Force, 2007-2011; Reservist, 2011-current

Honors and Awards

  • U.S. Air Force Commendation Medal, 2011
  • Joint Service Commendation Medal, 2009
  • Iraqi Campaign Medal, 2009
  • Company Grade Officer of the Month, U.S. Air Force Warfare Center, Iraq, March 2009
  • Company Grade Officer of the Quarter, January-March 2008
  • Distinguished Graduate of U.S. Air Force Commissioned Officer Training, 2007
  • Best Overall/Competition Champion and Best Brief Award, Sutherland Cup National Constitutional Law Competition
  • Outstanding Family Law Student Award, 2006
  • John J. Adams Memorial Award for leadership and significant contributions to the Ohio State University's Moritz College of Law, 2006

Other Achievements

  • Argued before United States Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, Judge David Sentelle, and Judge Richard Tallman

Education

  • Columbia College, A.A.
  • University of California at Berkeley, A.B.
  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D.

Personal

Occupation: Attorney
Recreation: Running, reading, lifting weights
Born: 1980, Sonora, California
Spouse: Jennifer

Primary Sponsor

SJR10 Proposes to amend the Nevada Constitution to allow voucher schools. (BDR C-35)
SB174 Authorizes the Governor to require the naming of a state building, park, highway or other property after a deceased member of the Armed Forces of the United States under certain circumstances. (BDR 27-853)
AB183 Allows a person who is 16 years of age to donate blood with the consent of his or her parent or guardian. (BDR 40-1015)
AB184 Revises provisions governing construction defects. (BDR 3-649)
SB192 Enacts the Nevada Preservation of Religious Freedom Act to prohibit governmental entities from substantially burdening the exercise of religion. (BDR 3-477)
SB231 Revises provisions relating to lawsuits involving real property. (BDR 10-1004)
SB241 Establishes a tax credit for donations to a school tuition organization. (BDR 34-87)
AB275 Revises provisions relating to public works. (BDR 28-738)
AB371 Provides for the designation and operation of charter agencies. (BDR 18-718)
AB373 Establishes a tax credit for donations to a school tuition organization. (BDR 34-716)
SB378 Enacts the Nevada Liberty Preservation Act. (BDR 15-728)
AB406 Creates the Office of the State Auditor. (BDR 18-717)
AB504 Revises provisions relating to constructional defects. (BDR 3-1247)
SB520 Makes certain changes relating to public safety. (BDR 14-1234)

Co-Sponsor

SCR2 Commemorates the 20th anniversary of the donation of precious art from the Republic of China (Taiwan) to the people of the State of Nevada, reaffirms the sister-state relationship between the State of Nevada and the Republic of China (Taiwan) and celebrates the donation of additional artwork to the Nevada Legislature under the Nevada Senate's SENarts initiative. (BDR R-695)
ACR4 Honors Nevadans who have lost their lives in the Global War on Terrorism. (BDR R-246)
ACR5 Memorializes former Assemblyman John W. Marvel. (BDR R-1211)
SCR5 Commemorates the 150th anniversary of the State of Nevada. (BDR R-613)
AJR6 Recognizes Nevada's partnership and friendship with, and expresses support for, the State of Israel. (BDR R-458)
ACR6 Expresses appreciation to the staff of the Legislative Counsel Bureau. (BDR R-1219)
SCR6 Memorializes former State Senator William J. Raggio. (BDR R-622)
ACR8 Memorializes John J. McDonald. (BDR R-1231)
SJR9 Urges the Director of the Bureau of Land Management to expedite the process for approving special recreation permits for certain uses of federal public lands in Nevada. (BDR R-1008)
SCR10 Memorializes former University Regent Dorothy Gallagher. (BDR R-1238)
AR11 Expresses appreciation to the Chief Clerk and staff of the Assembly. (BDR R-1217)
AB104 Revises provisions governing aliens unlawfully present in the United States. (BDR 14-94)
AB106 Provides for the award of certain costs, fees and expenses to prevailing parties in actions before the Occupational Safety and Health Review Board under certain circumstances. (BDR 53-156)
AB107 Revises provisions governing an award of attorney's fees in causes of action for constructional defects. (BDR 3-551)
AB111 Revises provisions related to special license plates for disabled veterans. (BDR 43-530)
AB112 Makes various changes relating to collective bargaining agreements of local government employers. (BDR 23-647)
AB119 Revises provisions relating to the certification of public accountants. (BDR 54-655)
SB138 Authorizes irrevocable trusts and certain other entities to hold ownership interests in professional entities. (BDR 7-848)
AB142 Revises provisions relating to the sealing and removal of certain records. (BDR 14-490)
AB143 Makes various changes relating to concealed firearms. (BDR 20-615)
SB147 Revises provisions governing the frequency of required inspections of the emissions of certain motor vehicles. (BDR 40-427)
SB150 Revises provisions governing the equipment and training required to operate a motorcycle. (BDR 43-54)
SB151 Revises the formula used to determine the value of used vehicles for the purpose of calculating the amount of governmental services taxes due. (BDR 32-433)
AB155 Revises provisions governing reports of the abuse or neglect of a child. (BDR 38-610)
SB157 Revises provisions relating to the budgets of school districts. (BDR 34-849)
AB164 Revises provisions governing education. (BDR 34-410)
AB175 Revises provisions relating to uniformed-service and overseas voters. (BDR 24-635)
SB191 Increases the maximum speed at which a person may drive or operate a vehicle. (BDR 43-729)
AB193 Revises provisions governing compensation, wages and hours. (BDR 53-1019)
AB196 Requires the Attorney General to bring an action to protect and secure certain constitutional rights of residents of this State under certain circumstances. (BDR 18-945)
AB203 Revises provisions governing the granting of the right to visit a child to grandparents and great-grandparents of the child. (BDR 11-750)
SB206 Revises provisions relating to food establishments. (BDR 40-935)
AB227 Creates the Nevada Land Management Task Force to conduct a study addressing the transfer of certain public lands in this State. (BDR S-594)
AB228 Authorizes certain providers of health care to provide voluntary health care service in this State in association with certain organizations. (BDR 54-245)
SB230 Provides for the design, construction or installation and maintenance of a memorial dedicated to Nevada's fallen soldiers. (BDR S-553)
SB244 Authorizes the placement of a designation of veteran status on certain documents issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles. (BDR 43-80)
AB245 Limits the recovery of damages arising from a motor vehicle accident under certain circumstances. (BDR 3-657)
AB248 Creates a statutory subcommittee of the Advisory Commission on the Administration of Justice (BDR 14-616)
AB252 Makes various changes to the Nevada Administrative Procedure Act. (BDR 18-539)
AB257 Revises provisions governing public works. (BDR 28-962)
AB258 Revises provisions relating to prevailing wage requirements for public works. (BDR 28-908)
AB266 Revises provisions relating to veterans. (BDR 37-527)
AB293 Revises provisions relating to off-highway vehicles. (BDR 43-619)
AB299 Makes various changes relating to the provision of medical and dental services within the Department of Corrections. (BDR 16-749)
AB311 Creates the Contingency Account for Victims of Human Trafficking. (BDR 16-715)
AB318 Revises provisions relating to the payment of overtime compensation and prevailing wages. (BDR 28-720)
AB319 Requires photographic identification for voting. (BDR 24-162)
AB321 Revises provisions governing the Merit Award Program for state employees. (BDR 23-760)
AB322 Revises provisions concerning casualty insurance. (BDR 57-1038)
AB364 Revises provisions governing public officers and employees. (BDR 23-1014)
AB384 Revises provisions governing historic preservation. (BDR 33-605)
AB385 Establishes provisions relating to the deposit of data with a provider of information services. (BDR 52-808)
AB389 Revises provisions governing parentage. (BDR 11-922)
AB392 Revises provisions governing the truancy of pupils. (BDR 5-617)
AB395 Revises provisions regarding common-interest communities. (BDR 10-1013)
AB399 Revises various provisions relating to unarmed combat. (BDR 41-142)
AB412 Makes various changes relating to the Legislature. (BDR 17-528)