Assemblywoman Marilyn Dondero Loop

Party: Democratic

Legislative Service

  • Nevada Assembly, 2008-2014 (first elected November 2008)—two special and three regular sessions
  • 2011 SESSION COMMITTEES: Transportation (Chair), Education (Vice Chair), Judiciary
  • 2009 SESSION COMMITTEES: Education; Corrections, Parole, and Probation; Judiciary; Transportation
  • 2011-2012 INTERIM COMMITTEE: Committee to Study a New Method for Funding Public Schools
  • 2009-2010 INTERIM COMMITTEE: Legislative Committee on Education

Other Public Service

  • Education Commission of the States, 2009-2010
  • Nevada Commission on Aging, 2009-2010
  • Focus on Nevada's Children, Junior League of Las Vegas
  • Early Learning Fellow, National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star Award, Nevada Women's Lobby, 2010
  • Southwest Region Distinguished Educator

Other Achievements

  • Western Legislative Academy, The Council of State Governments-WEST, 2010
  • Henry Toll Fellowship Program, CSG
  • Clark County School District educator, 1974-2004
  • United Way's Education Council


  • Nevada Parent Teacher Association, former member
  • Nevada State Education Association
  • Delta Kappa Gamma, former member
  • Junior League of Las Vegas, former member
  • Women's Legislative Network, NCSL


  • Las Vegas High School
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, B.S., Elementary Education
  • M.Ed., Curriculum and Instruction
  • Library and Media Specialist and Literacy Endorsement


Occupation: Education Consultant
Recreation: Family, cooking, reading
Born: 1951, Las Vegas, Nevada
Children: Lindsey, Heather, Amy
Grand Children: Rylie, Noah

Primary Sponsor

AB134 Revises provisions governing nonprofit corporations. (BDR 7-223)
AB147 Requires the notification of patients regarding breast density. (BDR 40-172)
SB182 Expands full-day kindergarten in public schools. (BDR 34-138)
AB221 Requires the Director of the Department of Health and Human Services to consider measures to revise the manner in which payments are reviewed and made to providers under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program. (BDR S-232)
AB288 Revises provisions governing graduation from high school. (BDR 34-524)
AB316 Revises provisions governing medical records. (BDR 40-233)
AB344 Provides for the use of Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment in this State. (BDR 40-682)
SB345 Creates the Advisory Council on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. (BDR S-700)
AB348 Revises provisions relating to foster care. (BDR 38-457)
AB369 Revises provisions relating to coverage for autism spectrum disorders in certain policies of health insurance and health care plans. (BDR 57-819)
AB375 Revises provisions relating to services for persons with autism spectrum disorders. (BDR 40-999)
AB376 Authorizes the reimbursement of teachers for certain out-of-pocket expenses. (BDR 34-774)
AB377 Revises provisions governing the crime of sexual conduct between certain school employees or volunteers at a school and pupils. (BDR 15-514)
AB378 Revises provisions governing spendthrift trusts. (BDR 13-656)
SB407 Revises provisions governing the statewide performance evaluation system for teachers and administrators. (BDR 34-143)


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)
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)
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)
AB95 Revises provisions governing prescription labels. (BDR 54-648)
SB117 Revises provisions governing the powers of the Department of Taxation. (BDR 32-536)
AB132 Provides immunity from civil liability to persons employed by an agency to provide personal care services in the home in certain circumstances. (BDR 40-151)
AB152* Creates an advisory committee to develop recommendations for the funding of highways in this State. (BDR S-180)
AB154 Revises provisions concerning child death review teams. (BDR 38-611)
AB155 Revises provisions governing reports of the abuse or neglect of a child. (BDR 38-610)
AB159 Establishes a diversion program for certain defendants. (BDR 14-669)
SB159 Declares the Legislature's support for a land exchange near the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. (BDR S-552)
SB172 Provides a deduction from the payroll tax for newly hired full-time employees under certain circumstances. (BDR 32-537)
SB173 Makes appropriations to the Knowledge Fund. (BDR S-534)
AB175 Revises provisions relating to uniformed-service and overseas voters. (BDR 24-635)
AB181 Makes various changes to provisions governing employment practices. (BDR 53-48)
SB187 Revises provisions relating to the Nevada Youth Legislature. (BDR 34-516)
AB192 Repeals the prospective expiration of the authority of county clerks to charge and collect an additional fee for filing and recording a bond of a notary public. (BDR S-1037)
SB224 Revises provisions governing driving under the influence. (BDR 43-668)
AB224 Revises provisions governing the collection and maintenance of certain data relating to public education. (BDR 34-269)
AB248 Creates a statutory subcommittee of the Advisory Commission on the Administration of Justice (BDR 14-616)
SB266 Revises provisions governing coverage for chemotherapy in a policy of health insurance or health care plan. (BDR 57-879)
AB272 Revises provisions governing education. (BDR 34-791)
SB303 Provides for the issuance of driver authorization cards. (BDR 43-596)
AB311 Creates the Contingency Account for Victims of Human Trafficking. (BDR 16-715)
AB314 Makes various changes relating to lobbyists. (BDR 17-1027)
AB353 Authorizes the Board of Regents of the University of Nevada to establish a financial aid program for students enrolled in the Nevada System of Higher Education. (BDR 34-918)
AB374 Revises provisions relating to counties. (BDR 20-520)
AB389 Revises provisions governing parentage. (BDR 11-922)
SB404 Revises provisions relating to business practices. (BDR 28-827)
SB406 Revises provisions governing tourism improvement districts. (BDR 21-139)
SB408 Revises provisions governing state financial administration. (BDR 31-828)
SB410 Revises provisions governing hypodermic devices. (BDR 40-451)
AB412 Makes various changes relating to the Legislature. (BDR 17-528)
AB416* Revises provisions governing certain programs for renewable energy. (BDR 58-849)