Senator Chris Brooks

Co-Majority Whip
Party: Democratic

Legislative Service

  • Nevada Senate (Appointed December 4, 2018)
  • Nevada Assembly, 2017-2019 (first elected November 2016)—two regular sessions
  • 2017 SESSION COMMITTEES: Commerce and Labor; Government Affairs; Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Mining
  • 2017-2018 INTERIM COMMITTEES: Legislative Committee on Energy (Vice Chair); Committee to Conduct Interim Study on Salaries of Positions in Unclassified and Nonclassified Service

Other Achievements

  • Las Vegas Solar Electric, Founder, 2001-2004
  • Bombard Renewable Energy, Director, 2014
  • Valley Electric Association, Executive Vice President, 2014-2015
  • Brooks Consulting, Managing Principal, 2015-Present
  • Nevada Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Task Force, Solar Industry Representative, 2007-2009
  • AFL-CIO, Contractor of the Year, 2009
  • Nevada AFL-CIO, Friend of Working Families Award, 2013

Affiliations

  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Member
  • Nevada Partners, Board of Directors, Member
  • Nevada Preservation Foundation, Board of Directors, Member
  • Nevada Conservation League, Board of Directors, Member, 2009-2011
  • Southern Nevada Chapter of American Solar Energy Society, Founding Member, Board of Directors, 2002-2011
  • North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners, Certified PV Installation Professional Emeritus, 2004

Personal

Occupation: Energy Consultant
Born: 1972, Las Vegas, Nevada
Spouse: Michelle White
Children: Arielle, Alan, Calvin

Primary Sponsor

AJR7 Urges the Congress of the United States to pass the National Infrastructure Bank Act of 2020. (BDR R-765)
SB104 Revises provisions relating to equipment on motor vehicles. (BDR 43-664)
SB122 Requires certain health and safety training for certain employees of cannabis establishments. (BDR 53-663)
SB141 Revises provisions relating to public works. (BDR 28-44)
AB153 Revises provisions governing performance contracts. (BDR 27-708)
AB157 Authorizes a person who is the victim of certain discriminatory conduct relating to an incident involving a peace officer to bring a civil action under certain circumstances. (BDR 3-227)
AB158 Revises the penalties for certain offenses involving alcohol or cannabis. (BDR 15-360)
SB168 Revises provisions relating to cannabis. (BDR 56-135)
SB173 Revises provisions relating to education. (BDR S-1003)
SB283 Revises provisions relating to local improvements. (BDR 22-792)
SB287 Revises provisions relating to higher education. (BDR 34-933)
SB303 Revises provisions relating to professions. (BDR 54-669)

Co-Sponsor

SCR3 Memorializes former state Senator Joseph M. Neal, Jr. (BDR R-901)
SJR8* Proposes to amend the Nevada Constitution to guarantee equal rights. (BDR C-1278)
AB115 Revises provisions relating to parentage. (BDR 11-118)
AB116 Revises provisions relating to traffic offenses. (BDR 43-491)
SB190 Provides for the dispensing of self-administered hormonal contraceptives. (BDR 54-3)