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Senator Patricia Van Pelt (D) - Previous General Assembly (102nd)
|119A Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|1016 W. Jackson Boulevard|
|Chicago, IL 60607 |
|(312) 277-3716 FAX|
|Years served: 2013 - Present|
Committee assignments: Healthcare Access and Availability (Chair); Agriculture; Criminal Law; Energy and Public Utilities; State Government; App-Health (Sub-Vice-Chair); App- State Law Enforcement; Redistricting- Chi. West and W Cook (Sub-Vice-Chair).
Biography: first elected to the Senate in 2012. Bachelor's degree, Roosevelt University (1996); master's degree, Spertus Institute (1996); doctorate, Capella University (2009); earned her CPA. Currently Chairperson with Ariix International. She has one child.