Alan Curtis Bates is an American osteopathic physician and a Democratic politician from the U.S. state of Oregon.
Bates, Alan C. was born on March 17, 1945 in Seattle, Washington, United States.
Central Washington University.
Member Eagle Point. School Board, 1990—2001. Member District 5 Oregon House of Representatives, 2000—2004. Member District 3 Oregon State Senate, since 2004, member health care and veterans affairs committee, ways and means committee, co-chair ways and means subcommittee on human services.
He is a member of the Oregon State Senate, representing the 3rd District since 2005. Previously he was a member of the Oregon House of Representatives from 2000 through 2004.