+ − Contact Information Phone: (606) 768-3474 Office Address: + − Committees (4) KY - Appropriations and Revenue (House) Title: member KY - Transportation (House) Title: member KY - Agriculture (House) Title: member KY - Tourism and Outdoor Recreation (House) Title: vice chair + − Sponsored Bills (7) KY - HB451 AN ACT relating to the law enforcement and firefighters foundation programs and making an appropriation therefor. KY - HB372 AN ACT relating to district health departments. KY - HB376 AN ACT relating to reorganization. KY - HB290 AN ACT relating to utilization reviews. KY - HB415 AN ACT relating to federal law enforcement officers. KY - HB387 AN ACT relating to the Executive Branch Code of Ethics. KY - HCR96 Direct the Legislative Research Commission to establish a Kentucky Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment and Retention Task Force; provide that the purpose of the task force is to study the use of volunteer firefighters in Kentucky, the factors impacting the recruitment and retention of volunteer firefighters, and the options used in Kentucky and across the nation to recruit and retain volunteer firefighters; require the task force to develop consensus recommendations to improve the recruitment and retention of volunteer firefighters in the Commonwealth of Kentucky; name the membership of the task force; require its final report to be submitted to the Legislative Research Commission by December 1, 2017; and provide that the Legislative Research Commission has authority to alternatively assign the issues identified in the Resolution to interim joint committees or subcommittees thereof. + − Cosponsored Bills (38) KY - HR62 Recognize February 13, 2017, as Epilepsy Awareness Day in Kentucky. KY - HB237 AN ACT relating to donations of food and grocery products. KY - HR199 Honor Judge James "Jim" M. Shake upon the occasion of his retirement from the Circuit Court bench. KY - HB120 AN ACT relating to preserving the right of Kentuckians to own and use firearms. KY - HB183 AN ACT relating to alcoholic beverage control. KY - HB139 AN ACT relating to veterans nursing homes and declaring an emergency. KY - HB171 AN ACT proposing to create a new section of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to crime victims' rights. KY - HB174 AN ACT relating to overweight vehicles. KY - HB149 AN ACT prohibiting the use of public resources for abortion services. KY - HR146 Honor Danielle Gibson and Will Casto. KY - HB156 AN ACT relating to promoting outdoor recreation and tourism development by establishing the Kentucky Mountain Regional Recreation Authority and making an appropriation therefor. KY - HB306 AN ACT relating to an exemption from workers' compensation for religious organizations. KY - HB119 AN ACT relating to solid waste management. KY - HB436 AN ACT relating to income tax deductions for education expenses. KY - HB294 AN ACT relating to the disclosure of damages by motor vehicle dealers. KY - HR152 Recognize the work of the Kentucky 225th Anniversary Commission. KY - HB51 AN ACT relating to a reduction of motor vehicle property tax rates for certain disabled veterans. KY - HB144 AN ACT relating to the operation of a motor vehicle. KY - HB38 AN ACT relating to sex offender registrants. KY - HB418 AN ACT relating to adoption assistance. KY - HR128 Honor Elaine Chao upon being named United States Secretary of Transportation. KY - HB34 AN ACT proposing an amendment to Section 42 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to compensation for members of the General Assembly. KY - HR184 Celebrate the KHSAA Sweet Sixteen on the occasion of its 100th anniversary. KY - HB140 AN ACT relating to the Eastern Kentucky Veterans Center, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency. KY - HB169 AN ACT relating to crime victims' rights. KY - HR218 Provide that the House of Representatives shall include "in the Year of our Lord" in the adopted date of all House of Representatives simple resolutions that are put on parchment at the direction of the Clerk and on all House of Representatives floor citations; provide that the House of Representatives shall work with the Legislative Research Commission to include "in the Year of our Lord" on all other House of Representatives citations throughout the year. KY - HR125 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Kenneth G. and Betty Hurst. KY - HR108 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Anita Sue Esham Muckelroy. KY - HB252 AN ACT relating to automated external defibrillators in schools. KY - HB358 AN ACT prohibiting the use of public resources for abortion services. KY - HB60 AN ACT relating to supplements paid to police officers, professional firefighters, and qualified volunteer fire departments, declaring an emergency, and making an appropriation therefor. KY - HR106 Designate June 27, 2017, as Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day and June 2017 as Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Month. KY - HR110 Condemn the rally taking place in Pike County of the Traditionalist Worker Party/Nationalist Front/National Socialist Movement on April 28-29, 2017. KY - HR150 Honor Katherine Johnson. KY - HR129 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Rev. Wayne B. Smith. KY - HB14 AN ACT relating to hate crimes. KY - HR187 Honor Sheila Mason upon winning the 2017 Vic Hellard Jr. Award for exemplary public service. KY - HB128 AN ACT relating to Bible literacy courses in the public schools.