+ − Contact Information Office Address: 201 West Capitol Avenue Room 115E Jefferson City, MO + − Committees (4) MO - Budget (House) Title: member MO - Children and Families (House) Title: member MO - Education (House) Title: member MO - Education (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (5) MO - HB1452 Prohibits public school districts from administering any corporal punishment. MO - HB1742 Designates "The Great River State" as the official state slogan of Missouri. MO - HB1486 Modifies the law relating to license-exempt facilities for children. MO - HB1609 Requires entities emitting more than 30 pounds of mercury per year to pay a fine. MO - HB1451 Requires all elementary school students to receive regular classroom instruction in a foreign language. + − Cosponsored Bills (15) MO - HB855 Requires health insurers to treat mental health services in the same manner as other medical services. MO - HB1534 Authorizes a deferral of taxes on real property owned by citizens who are 62 years of age or older. MO - HB1363 Requires the Secretary of State to acquire, operate, and maintain an archival office in St. Louis. MO - HB772 Extends the waste tire fee to January 1, 2009, and establishes bonus points for waste tire clean-up bids. MO - HB1521 Makes it unlawful to discriminate against a person based on sexual orientation. MO - HB903 Increases the senior citizen/disabled person property tax credit limits. MO - HB1563 Requires all hospitals to report to the Department of Health and Senior Services the number of staph infections diagnosed and treated at their facility. MO - HB1436 Revises the statute of limitations for civil suits for childhood sexual abuse. MO - HB1631 Removes an outdated reference to the State Training School for Negro Girls and other outdated institutional references. MO - HB1552 Defines "universally designed lifetime homes." MO - HB1657 Establishes the Women's Right to Know Act to raise public awareness about the existence and availability of emergency contraception. MO - HB902 Requires certificates of value to be filed with the county assessor's office. MO - HB923 Revises the statutes relating to the Missouri Family Trust. MO - HB777 Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University. MO - HB1200 Allows law enforcement officers to make a vehicle stop for a seat belt violation as long as the violation is clearly visible before the stop.