+ − Contact Information + − Committees (6) IN - Appropriations (Senate) Title: member IN - Environmental Affairs (Senate) Title: member IN - Local Government (Senate) Title: member IN - Pensions and Labor (Senate) Title: chair IN - Pension Management Title: chairperson IN - Unemployment Insurance Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (20) IN - SJR3 Prohibition of certain mandates by courts. IN - SB528 Gaming. IN - SB389 County excise surtax and wheel tax. IN - SB230 Applicability of federal law in Indiana. IN - SB527 Judges' pensions. IN - SB175 Public contract for services. IN - SB228 Indiana public retirement system administrative matters. IN - SB506 Unemployment insurance. IN - SB12 County and township assessor qualifications. IN - SB17 Representation of judges in mandate litigation. IN - SB526 PERF membership and retirement benefits. IN - SB15 Direct wine sales. IN - SB13 Alcoholic beverages. IN - SB231 Sale of cold microbrewery beer. IN - SB390 Nuclear energy facilities. IN - SB229 Adjustment for township firefighting fund levy. IN - SB16 Retailer permits in annexed areas. IN - SB14 Cold beer sales. IN - SB53 Child seduction. IN - SR85 Study on the topic of disability benefits for emergency medical workers. + − Cosponsored Bills (46) IN - SCR39 Congratulating State of Israel's 65th Anniv. & supporting right to self-defense. IN - HCR18 Memorializing former Representative Earle Howard from Kokomo. IN - SCR50 Honoring John Ryan upon his retirement from Department of Child Services. IN - HCR13 Memorializing Specialist Arronn Fields, killed in Afghanistan. IN - HCR20 Honoring Vance & Hines Motorsports and its contributions to Indianapolis. IN - HCR21 Honoring Target Chip Ganassi Racing and its contribution to Indianapolis. IN - SCR1 Honoring Jack Ross upon his retirement from LSA. IN - SCR3 Memorializing Sergeant Bradley Atwell, killed in Afghanistan. IN - SCR7 Memorializing former Senator John R. Sinks. IN - SCR31 Recognizing Andretti Autosports. IN - SCR32 Recognizing Don Schumacher Racing. IN - SCR37 Honoring Nancy Papas upon her retirement from the IN State Teachers Assoc. IN - SJR18 Article V convention. IN - HB1293 Artisan distiller's permit. IN - HCR37 Honoring Cook Inc. on its 50th anniversary. IN - HCR55 Congratulating former Governor Whitcomb upon his recent marriage. IN - HB1320 Worker's compensation. IN - SCR29 Honoring Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana on its 50th anniversary. IN - SCR59 Honoring Kenny Cragen, longtime lobbyist, upon his retirement. IN - HCR16 Recognizing the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. IN - SB213 Employee benefits. IN - HB1148 Public employees' defined contribution plan. IN - SB400 Aid in enforcing unconstitutional laws. IN - SR22 Honoring Vi Simpson upon her retirement from the Indiana Senate. IN - SB192 Income tax rates. IN - SR26 Recognizing Commander Kevin Ford for his contributions to NASA. IN - SB499 PERF and prosecutor pension. IN - SB510 Substitute natural gas (SNG) contracts. IN - SB479 Use tax on gasoline. IN - HB1457 Unemployment insurance. IN - HB1560 Rollovers of school retirement accounts. IN - SR84 Honoring the life and accomplishments of Arjia Rinpoche. IN - SB584 Individual income tax rate reduction. IN - SR38 Recognizing the Richmond Hills Investigation Team. IN - SR1 Honoring Diane Marshall for 28 years of distinguished service. IN - SR53 Honoring Sergeant Spencer Edgington for his military service. IN - SR48 Honoring the Boys & Girls Clubs of Indiana. IN - HB1334 Teacher liability insurance. IN - HB1080 Pension thirteenth checks. IN - SR45 Honoring the 75th anniversary of Grace College and Theological Seminary. IN - SR57 Honoring Whitney Moorman for her time working at the Indiana State Senate. IN - SB280 Defense of legislative lawsuits. IN - HB1009 Unemployment compensation. IN - SCR33 Recognizing Target Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates. IN - HB1057 Prosecuting attorneys retirement fund. IN - SCR6 Congratulating the Indiana Fever for winning the 2012 WNBA Championship.