+ − Contact Information Office Address: 201 West Capitol Avenue Room 103BC Jefferson City, MO + − Committees (5) MO - Judiciary (House) Title: member MO - Crime Prevention and Public Safety (House) Title: member MO - Financial Services (House) Title: member MO - Education (House) Title: member MO - Life Science Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (11) MO - HB840 Requires public schools to impose a specific condition of suspension on students subject to certain types of suspensions and allows for expulsion if that condition is violated. MO - HB1287 Revises the statutes relating to sex offender registration and the statute of limitations for sexual offenses where the victim is 18 years of age or younger. MO - HB1709 Revises subsection 8 of Section 558.016, RSMo, relating to parole, by providing that the subsection does not apply to convictions occuring before June 27, 2003. MO - HB1726 Requires the prosecuting attorney who prosecuted the original criminal case to represent the state in any court hearing to determine probation, parole, or other alternative sentencing. MO - HB945 Changes the requirements for claiming and reporting on economic incentives. MO - HB1031 Imposes penalties for violating laws relating to the labeling of kegs of beer. MO - HB786 Requires certain sexual offenders ordered to participate in treatment to successfully complete that treatment and to follow all directives of the treatment program provider. MO - HB787 Repeals the Board of Probation and Parole's authority to convert consecutive sentences to concurrent and clarifies that a convicted person is sentenced according to the law at the time of sentencing. MO - HB1104 Regulates the removal of a tenant's property by a landlord. MO - HB1469 Revises the statutes relating to health insurance. MO - HB1251 Revises the law on prior and persistent intoxication-related traffic offenses. + − Cosponsored Bills (26) MO - HB779 Establishes the Public Service Accountability Act. MO - HB867 Revises the base annual compensation for certain police officers. MO - HB1067 Authorizes the charging of vehicle-related fees and fines to personal property tax bills. MO - HB1094 Revises the statutes relating to the DNA Profiling System. MO - HB1124 Requires all insurance premium rate changes of 15% or more to be approved by the Director of the Department of Insurance after a public hearing. MO - HB1130 Allows state employees to count accrued unused vacation time toward creditable service. MO - HB1217 Provides that certain retired members of the Kansas City Police Civilian Employees' Retirement System can become special consultants on the problems of retirement, aging, and other matters. MO - HB1234 Allows the Missouri Public Service Commission to approve assistance programs for low-income customers in obtaining or maintaining access to utility service. MO - HB1266 Adds certain cancers to the list of diseases presumed incurred during the line of duty for purposes of retirement benefits for firefighters. MO - HB1290 Authorizes income tax check-off boxes for certain chronic illness charities. MO - HB1330 Requires probation officers to notify law enforcement of a sex offender's new address if the offender intends to change residence and to notify the offender of the duty to register. MO - HB1384 Revises various statutes relating to theft or destruction of documents. MO - HB1385 Creates the crime of abuse of authority over a child. MO - HB1386 Revises the statute on persistent and predatory sexual offenders. MO - HB1387 Adds pornography and obscenity offenses to the list of offenses for which a person must register as a sexual offender. MO - HB1388 Changes failing to register as a sex offender from a class A misdemeanor to a class D felony for the first offense and a class D felony to a class C felony for the second or subsequent offense. MO - HB1389 Makes it a crime for a sexual offender to establish residency within 1,000 feet of a public or private school or child care facility. MO - HB1404 Allows the court to issue direct payment orders to parties in child custody or dissolution proceedings for the payment of guardian ad litem fees. MO - HB1429 Increases the Medicaid reimbursement for health care providers over the next five fiscal years. MO - HB1450 Makes tampering with cable television distribution capabilities a class C felony. MO - HB1459 Requires all television stations in the state to provide real-time captioning of all local news, weather, and sports programming by January 1, 2006. MO - HB1480 Creates the Police Chiefs' and Officers' Annuity and Heathcare Fund. MO - HB1481 Revises the Adoption Awareness Law by allowing the establishment of an advertising campaign to recruit adoptive and foster parents. 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 - HB1585 Revises the crime of assault of a law enforcement officer or emergency personnel in the second and third degree. MO - HJR57 Proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting reduction of the Children's Health Insurance Program coverage without two-thirds legislative majority.