+ − Contact Information Office Address: 201 West Capitol Avenue Room 201F Jefferson City, MO + − Committees (7) MO - Legislative Research Title: member MO - Public Employee Retirement Title: member MO - Administration and Accounts (House) Title: member MO - Agriculture (House) Title: member MO - Retirement (House) Title: member MO - Education (House) Title: member MO - General Laws (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (2) MO - HB1322 Revises the school funding formula summer school add-on to include only those pupils who attended summer school in the immediately preceding year. MO - HB1273 Specifies the annual leave accrual rate and options for excess accrued leave for employees of the Department of Transportation. + − Cosponsored Bills (29) MO - HB853 Requires school board members to meet orientation and training requirements before filing for reelection. MO - HB854 Revises alternative education programs. MO - HB855 Requires health insurers to treat mental health services in the same manner as other medical services. MO - HB856 Allows school districts to enact income and sales taxes. MO - HB862 Requires restitution to the state for illegally taking deer and authorizes the Conservation Commission to suspend, revoke, or deny a permit to hunt. MO - HB896 Establishes the Missouri State Park Board. MO - HB897 Changes certain calculations in the state aid for schools formula. MO - HB1061 Requires that eligible state employees be paid for overtime hours worked unless the employee requests compensatory time off at the applicable overtime rate. MO - HB1102 Amends certain policies with regard to the Missouri Assessment Program testing. 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 - HB1125 Requires that eligible state employees be paid for overtime hours worked unless the employee requests compensatory time off at the applicable overtime rate. MO - HB1173 Amends the computation of state aid for schools by modifying the requirements for the summer school add-on. MO - HB1174 Establishes a comprehensive children's mental health service system. MO - HB1183 Authorizes the creation of the County Law Enforcement Restitution Fund and revises the statute on probation conditions to include restitution to that fund and restorative justice methods. MO - HB1219 Revises the statute on unlawful use of weapons to exempt appointed or elected prosecutors, assistant prosecutors, circuit attorneys, or assistant circuit attorneys. MO - HB1242 Requires four-year colleges or universities to accept transfer credit for college-level courses applicable to an associate of arts degree completed at a public two-year institution. MO - HB1290 Authorizes income tax check-off boxes for certain chronic illness charities. MO - HB1316 Entitles state employees to one day of retirement credit for every eight hours of accumulated unused sick leave. MO - HB1323 Requires the Department of Mental Health to submit a cost-benefit analysis and a written plan to the appropriate House and Senate appropriations committees before closing or downsizing any facility. MO - HB1378 Expands the telemarketing no-call list to include the phone numbers of business subscribers and cell phone numbers of both business and residential subscribers who request their numbers be put on the list. MO - HB1406 Allows large school districts that have attained full accreditation for a five-year period to obtain waivers to choose their own standards for qualification in the Missouri School Improvement Program. MO - HB1429 Increases the Medicaid reimbursement for health care providers over the next five fiscal years. MO - HB1480 Creates the Police Chiefs' and Officers' Annuity and Heathcare Fund. MO - HB1492 Directs 25% of any tobacco settlement moneys received by this state to be used to create various incentives for rural Missouri. MO - HB1497 Prohibits the state from contracting with customer call centers that are located outside the United States or with vendors who employ people who are not authorized to work in the United States. 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 - HB1571 Requires semiannual payments of real and personal property taxes. MO - HB1579 Revises the statutes relating to dissolution of marriage and child support. MO - HJR32 Proposes a constitutional amendment requiring all salary increases for members of the General Assembly to be approved by voters.