+ − Contact Information Email Address: email@example.com Phone: (515) 281-3221 + − Committees (6) IA - Agriculture (House) Title: member IA - Appropriations (House) Title: member IA - State Government (House) Title: member IA - Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee Title: chair IA - International Relations Title: member IA - Public Retirement Systems Title: member + − Sponsored Bill IA - HF50 A bill for an act relating to the exemption from the state inheritance tax of estates of a certain size and including applicability provisions. + − Cosponsored Bills (36) IA - HSB129 A study bill for providing for the department of agriculture and land stewardship's administration of programs regarding a conservation practices revolving loan fund, the state metrologist, and motor fuel standards. IA - HR108 A resolution commemorating the members of the United States Cadet Nurse Corps. IA - HR123 A resolution requesting that all necessary and immediate action be taken by the State of California, the United States Congress, the United States Attorney General, state legislatures, state governors, and state attorneys general to effectuate the repeal of California legislation enacted as AB 1437 that unconstitutionally infringes upon the Commerce Clause of the Constitution of the United States to the detriment of this nation's consumers and farmers. IA - HR109 A resolution recognizing February 10, 2014, as the 60th anniversary of the introduction of federal legislation to add the words, "under God," to the United States Pledge of Allegiance. IA - HF3 A bill for an act relating to the individual income tax by creating an alternative base income tax imposed at the election of the taxpayer and including effective date and retroactive applicability provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 478) IA - HF108 A bill for an act relating to locker plants for purposes of property taxation and including applicability provisions. IA - HSB22 A study bill relating to the policy administration of election and voter registration laws by the secretary of state, including the voter registration age, absentee voting, the provision of training space for election personnel, the candidate nomination filing requirements for merged area, school district, and city elections and related filing requirements, the filling of vacancies in city office, and authorizing certain cities to conduct city elections by absentee ballot, and including effective date provisions. IA - HF1 A bill for an act relating to the taxpayers trust fund by modifying the transfer of moneys from the Iowa economic emergency fund to the taxpayers trust fund, allowing transfers from the taxpayers trust fund, creating an Iowa taxpayers trust fund tax credit and fund and providing for the transfer of moneys from the taxpayers trust fund for purposes of the credit, and including effective date and retroactive applicability provisions. IA - HR114 A resolution reaffirming Iowa's commitment to its relationship with Taiwan, particularly to strengthening sister-state ties and continuing to grow trade and exchanges between Iowa and Taiwan; reaffirming support for Taiwan's efforts to secure entry to the Trans-Pacific Partnership; and supporting the signing of a bilateral investment agreement between Taiwan and the United States. IA - HR29 A resolution honoring the 133rd Test Squadron of the Iowa National Guard. IA - HSB117 A study bill relating to absentee voting at the office of the county commissioner of elections. IA - HR8 A resolution congratulating the Republic of China (Taiwan) on its inclusion in the United States Visa Waiver Program; supporting Taiwan's efforts to secure entry into the Trans-Pacific Partnership; and reaffirming support for Taiwan's participation in the International Civil Aviation Organization, and for strengthening sister-state ties between Iowa and Taiwan. IA - HR120 A resolution recognizing May 9 and 10, 2014, as Iowa School Band Days. IA - HF368 A bill for an act relating to the employment of unauthorized aliens and providing penalties and remedies. IA - HR16 A resolution recognizing the sesquicentennial of the American Veterinary Medical Association and honoring the work of America's veterinarians. IA - HF2210 A bill for an act relating to the establishment of an urban-ag academy under the board of regents. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2424) IA - HR119 A resolution commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Resource Enhancement and Protection Program. IA - HJR1 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa relating to the right to work. IA - HR104 A resolution honoring the over 200 years of peace, prosperity, and kinship between the peoples of Canada and the United States, and recognizing February 4, 2014, as Canada Day at the Iowa Capitol. IA - HR35 A resolution honoring the Iowa Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. IA - HF2 A bill for an act increasing the regular program foundation base percentage for purposes of the school funding formula. IA - HCR105 A concurrent resolution urging the Federal Emergency Management Agency to reverse its unilateral decision to place new and unachievable conditions on the eligibility of the Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, rural electric cooperatives, and municipal utilities to receive storm recovery funding in the event of a presidential major disaster declaration. IA - HF140 A bill for an act relating to school district funding by establishing a supplementary weighting program for shared operational functions of school districts and area education agencies. (See Cmte. Bill HF 472) IA - HF2260 A bill for an act relating to emergency services by increasing the tax credit amount for volunteer fire fighter and emergency medical services personnel, by increasing reimbursement of emergency medical services under the Medicaid program, and including retroactive applicability provisions. IA - HJR11 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa specifying marriage between one man and one woman as the only legal union that is valid or recognized in the state. IA - HR9 A resolution commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of Iowa. IA - HSB235 A study bill relating to and making appropriations to state departments and agencies from the rebuild Iowa infrastructure fund and the technology reinvestment fund, providing for related matters, and including effective date provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 638) IA - HF178 A bill for an act declaring the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act invalid, null and void, and of no effect in this state, providing penalties, and including effective date provisions. IA - HR102 A resolution requesting the United States Congress to immediately enact a new federal food, farm, and jobs bill. IA - HSB579 A study bill concerning allowable uses for purse moneys designated for standardbred horse racing. IA - HJR2 A joint resolution proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Iowa relating to state budgeting by creating a state general fund expenditure limitation, providing for a taxpayers trust fund, requiring authorization for certain bonds, and restricting certain state revenue changes. IA - HR101 A resolution urging the United States government to renew its commitment to farmers, lower fuel prices, and the environment by supporting a robust and sustainable renewable fuel standard. IA - HR124 A resolution honoring the Iowa State University men's basketball team. IA - HR111 A resolution to recognize the Iowa Small Business Development Centers and honor 2013 award winners. IA - HR34 A resolution recognizing the month of April 2013 as Genocide Awareness Month. IA - HSB86 A study bill relating to public employee human resources management and making an appropriation.