+ − Contact Information + − Committees (5) IN - Education (House) Title: ranking minority member IN - Judiciary (House) Title: member IN - Local Government (House) Title: member IN - Common Core Educational Standards Title: member IN - Education Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (16) IN - HB1572 Terminate choice scholarship program. IN - HR45 Honoring Tony Lux, Merrillville superintendent of schools, upon his retirement. IN - HR10 Urging INDOT to erect a memorial honoring State Trooper Scott Patrick. IN - HR11 Celebrating Black History Month. IN - HB1573 Sewer and storm water fees incurred by tenants. IN - HB1184 Sewer rates for multipurpose buildings. IN - HB1574 Credit time for behavior management programs. IN - HR8 Commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. IN - HR87 Honoring the African-American Achievers Youth Corps, Inc. IN - HB1228 Property taxes. IN - HB1241 Lake County municipal taxes. IN - HB1183 Abandoned structure liens. IN - HB1240 Use of tax increment financing (TIF) proceeds for public safety. IN - HR77 Honoring the African American Achievers Youth Corps, Inc. IN - HB1571 Automatic and semiautomatic weapons. IN - HB1575 Commission for a drug free Indiana. + − Cosponsored Bills (26) IN - SCR37 Honoring Nancy Papas upon her retirement from the IN State Teachers Assoc. IN - HCR41 Honoring April 24, 2013, as High School Radio Day. IN - HCR32 Honoring Karen Kay Leonard for her service to the League of Women Voters. IN - HCR36 Honoring Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority for its services to the nation. IN - HCR6 Designating the Honor and Remember Flag as the state symbol of sacrifice. IN - HCR15 Urging INDOT to designate U.S. 41 the Purple Heart Trail. IN - HCR51 Urging Congress to repeal the new federal excise tax on medical devices. IN - HCR55 Congratulating former Governor Whitcomb upon his recent marriage. IN - HCR25 Honoring Chancellor J. Guadalupe Valtierra on his retirement from Ivy Tech. IN - SCR59 Honoring Kenny Cragen, longtime lobbyist, upon his retirement. IN - HCR16 Recognizing the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. IN - SB319 Soil productivity factors. IN - HR26 Memorializing Timothy McCormick & Cody Medley, EMTs killed in the line of duty. IN - HB1341 Standard electronic transcripts. IN - SB422 Family friendly school designation. IN - SB115 Combat to college program. IN - SB465 Indiana works councils. IN - SB406 Postsecondary enrollment opportunities. IN - HB1159 School liability. IN - HB1364 Intimidation or torment of a school employee. IN - SB338 Absenteeism; school improvement plans. IN - HB1481 Permits for loads. IN - HB1237 Intrastate transportation regulation. IN - HB1577 Termination of charter school board. IN - HB1306 Age for mandatory school attendance. IN - SCR6 Congratulating the Indiana Fever for winning the 2012 WNBA Championship.