Senator Greg Brower

Party: Republican

Legislative Service

  • Nevada Assembly, 1999-2001 (first elected November 1998) - Minority Whip, 2001
  • Nevada Senate, 2011 (appointed to Senate 2011; subsequently elected November 2012)

Other Public Service

  • U.S. Attorney for the District of Nevada, 2007-2009
  • Inspector General, U.S. Government Printing Office, 2004-2007
  • Special Counsel, U.S. Department of Justice, 2003-2004
  • Surface Warfare Officer, U.S. Navy, 1987-1993 (Active and Reserve Duty)

Honors and Awards

  • Patriot Award for Exceptional Support of National Guard and Reserve Employees, U.S. Department of Defense, 2009

Education

  • Bonanza High School, Las Vegas, 1982
  • University of California, Berkeley, A.B., 1986
  • George Washington University, J.D., 1992

Personal

Occupation: Attorney at Law
Born: 1964 - South Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Spouse: Loren
Children: Hayley, Kaitlin

Primary Sponsor

AJR6 Recognizes Nevada's partnership and friendship with, and expresses support for, the State of Israel. (BDR R-458)
SCR6 Memorializes former State Senator William J. Raggio. (BDR R-622)
SJR12 Urges the President of the United States to grant a posthumous pardon to John Arthur “Jack” Johnson. (BDR R-440)
AB99 Revises provisions relating to notarial acts. (BDR 19-1)
SB112 Requires the Legislative Committee on Health Care to consider the manner in which certain provisions relating to licensing of certain offices of physicians and facilities that provide health care have been carried out. (BDR S-441)
SB118 Revises provisions relating to forfeiture of property. (BDR 14-462)
AB175 Revises provisions relating to uniformed-service and overseas voters. (BDR 24-635)
AB178 Revises provisions relating to the disposition of unspent campaign contributions. (BDR 24-751)
SB193 Revises provisions governing reductions in the workforce of school districts. (BDR 23-1009)
SB194 Revises provisions relating to the disposition of unspent campaign contributions. (BDR 24-843)
SB231 Revises provisions relating to lawsuits involving real property. (BDR 10-1004)
SB244 Authorizes the placement of a designation of veteran status on certain documents issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles. (BDR 43-80)
SB258 Creates the Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Abuse of Children. (BDR 38-192)
SB279 Revises provisions relating to the Secretary of State. (BDR 7-461)
SB288 Revises provisions relating to debt-management services. (BDR 56-976)
SB291 Requires the board of trustees of certain school districts to establish a prekindergarten program to teach children who are limited English proficient. (BDR 34-857)
SB302 Requires taxicab motor carriers in certain counties to maintain and provide to the Nevada Transportation Authority and other taxicab motor carriers certain information. (BDR 58-846)
SB331 Exempts certain home-based businesses from the requirement to obtain a state business license. (BDR 7-479)
SB346 Revises provisions relating to gaming. (BDR 41-1051)
SB347 Requires the Legislative Commission to conduct an interim study relating to the supervision of offenders. (BDR S-1050)
SB365 Establishes the crime of stolen valor. (BDR 15-155)
SB381 Makes various changes to prevent recipients of certain public assistance from using benefits in certain businesses. (BDR 38-459)
SB385 Authorizes certain businesses to apply to the Office of Economic Development for a partial abatement from certain taxes. (BDR 32-822)
SB386 Revises provisions governing educational personnel. (BDR 34-865)
SB401 Revises provisions governing the taxation of mines and mining claims and excludes the value of certain mineral deposits from the taxable value of property. (BDR 32-910)
SB403 Revises provisions governing representation of the State by the Attorney General. (BDR 18-883)
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)
SR4 Amends the Standing Rules of the Senate for the 77th Session of the Legislature. (BDR R-998)
ACR4 Honors Nevadans who have lost their lives in the Global War on Terrorism. (BDR R-246)
SCR5 Commemorates the 150th anniversary of the State of Nevada. (BDR R-613)
SR5 Inducts Sue Wagner into the Senate Hall of Fame. (BDR R-1204)
ACR5 Memorializes former Assemblyman John W. Marvel. (BDR R-1211)
ACR6 Expresses appreciation to the staff of the Legislative Counsel Bureau. (BDR R-1219)
SR6 Inducts Bernice Mathews into the Senate Hall of Fame. (BDR R-1203)
SR7 Expresses appreciation to the staff of the Senate. (BDR R-1215)
SR8 Recognizes former State Senator Wilbur Faiss for his distinguished service to the State of Nevada and his exemplary life achievements. (BDR R-1216)
ACR8 Memorializes John J. McDonald. (BDR R-1231)
SCR10 Memorializes former University Regent Dorothy Gallagher. (BDR R-1238)
SJR10 Proposes to amend the Nevada Constitution to allow voucher schools. (BDR C-35)
SB113 Makes various changes to provisions governing the termination of parental rights. (BDR 11-434)
AB118 Establishes the Legislative Open Meeting Law. (BDR 17-49)
SB145 Establishes provisions authorizing certain public-private partnerships. (BDR 22-471)
SB157 Revises provisions relating to the budgets of school districts. (BDR 34-849)
SB162 Revises provisions governing the practice of medicine. (BDR 54-108)
SB178 Authorizes the Nevada Silver Haired Legislative Forum to request the drafting of not more than one legislative measure for each regular session of the Legislature. (BDR 17-924)
SB191 Increases the maximum speed at which a person may drive or operate a vehicle. (BDR 43-729)
SB203 Requires legislative lobbyists to file quarterly reports concerning lobbying activities under certain circumstances. (BDR 17-26)
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)
SB230 Provides for the design, construction or installation and maintenance of a memorial dedicated to Nevada's fallen soldiers. (BDR S-553)
SB239 Revises provisions relating to elections. (BDR 24-996)
SB240 Authorizes the reimbursement of teachers for certain out-of-pocket expenses. (BDR 34-651)
SB241 Establishes a tax credit for donations to a school tuition organization. (BDR 34-87)
AB245 Limits the recovery of damages arising from a motor vehicle accident under certain circumstances. (BDR 3-657)
AB291 Revises provisions relating to preferences in state purchasing for businesses owned by a veteran with a service-connected disability. (BDR 27-592)
SB299 Revises provisions governing falconry. (BDR 45-589)
SB308 Clarifying provisions governing certain tax exemptions for veterans. (BDR 32-644)
SB321 Enacts a “Homeowner's Bill of Rights.” (BDR 9-748)
AB321 Revises provisions governing the Merit Award Program for state employees. (BDR 23-760)
AB322 Revises provisions concerning casualty insurance. (BDR 57-1038)
SB338 Changes the term “mental retardation” to “intellectual disability” in NRS. (BDR 39-52)
SB348 Revises provisions governing the rights of peace officers. (BDR 23-463)
SB513 Proposes the Education Priority Act as the Legislature's competing ballot measure to Initiative Petition No. 1. (BDR 32-1221)