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Colorado House of Representatives

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NameColorado House of Representatives
LegislatureColorado General Assembly
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House TypeLower house
Term Limits4 terms (8 years)
New SessionJanuary 12, 2011
Leader1 TypeSpeaker of the House
Leader1Frank McNulty
Election1January 12, 2011
Leader2 TypeSpeaker pro Tempore
Leader2Kevin Priola
Election2November 8, 2010
Leader3 TypeMajority Leader
Leader3Amy Stephens
Election3November 5, 2010
Leader4 TypeMinority Leader
Leader4Sal Pace
Election4November 5, 2010
Term Length2 years
AuthorityArticle V, Colorado Constitution
Salary$30,000/year + per diem
Last Election1November 2, 2010
(65 seats)
Next Election1November 6, 2012
(65 seats)
RedistrictingColorado Reapportionment Commission
Political Groups1Republican Party (33)
Democratic Party (32)
Meeting PlaceHouse of Representatives Chamber
Colorado State Capitol
Denver, Colorado

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The Colorado House of Representatives is the lower house of the Colorado General Assembly, the state legislature of the U.S. state of Colorado. The House is composed of 65 members from an equal amount of constituent districts, with each district having 71,000 citizens. Representatives are elected to 2-year terms, and are limited to four consecutive terms in office but can run again after a two year reprise.

The House convenes at the State Capitol in Denver.

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