+ − Contact Information Office Address: 201 West Capitol Avenue Room 101D Jefferson City, MO + − Committees (5) MO - Public Employee Retirement Title: member MO - Administration and Accounts (House) Title: member MO - Appropriations - Education (House) Title: member MO - Retirement (House) Title: member MO - Education (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (7) MO - HB1130 Allows state employees to count accrued unused vacation time toward creditable service. MO - HB1483 Revises the statutes relating to the use of credit scores by insurance companies. MO - HB991 Requires police departments in St. Louis County to obtain the personnel records of any applicant before hiring that person as a police officer. MO - HB992 Revises the statutes relating to the use of credit scores by insurance companies. MO - HB1131 Revises the statutes relating to the use of credit scores by insurance companies. MO - HB1129 Makes it a crime to burn a cross or cause a cross to be burned if it is done with the intent to intimidate any person or group. MO - HB1373 Allows state employees to count accrued unused vacation time toward creditable service. + − Cosponsored Bills (32) MO - HB1251 Revises the law on prior and persistent intoxication-related traffic offenses. 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 - HB1033 Authorizes boards of trustees of community college districts not to have an election under certain circumstances. MO - HB1387 Adds pornography and obscenity offenses to the list of offenses for which a person must register as a sexual offender. MO - HJR51 Proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting any state court from imposing any tax or toll road fee or requiring the General Assembly to do so. MO - HB1517 Provides that students who are expelled for acts of violence not be counted as drop-outs for accreditation purposes for the Missouri School Improvement Program. MO - HB1268 Revises the statutes relating to employment security. MO - HB1657 Establishes the Women's Right to Know Act to raise public awareness about the existence and availability of emergency contraception. MO - HB1613 Authorizes a conveyance of real property by the board of governors of Southwest Missouri State University. MO - HJR52 Proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting the General Assembly from removing certain statutory termination dates absent a two-thirds vote. 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 - HJR39 Proposes a constitutional amendment establishing marriage as only between a man and a woman. MO - HB1385 Creates the crime of abuse of authority over a child. MO - HB1161 Authorizes counties of the third classification to enact certain ordinances and resolutions. MO - HB1210 Authorizes an income tax deduction for the value of time spent tutoring in public schools. MO - HB1386 Revises the statute on persistent and predatory sexual offenders. MO - HB1475 Exempts the owner of property from lawsuits for an occupant's past due water and sewer service bills. MO - HB1070 Authorizes boards of education of school districts to adopt an emergency preparedness plan to address the use of school resources in an emergency. MO - HB1139 Revises the statutes relating to tax credits for the adoption of special needs children. MO - HB1391 Revises the crimes of escape from commitment and escape or attempted escape from custody to include detained, held, or committed sexually violent predators. MO - HB1305 Creates notice provisions, reporting requirements, public market rates, and presumptions for the Department of Insurance and entities providing medical malpractice and professional negligence insurance. MO - HB1538 Opens certain juvenile court records and proceedings to the public. MO - HB1367 Establishes the Missouri Homestead Preservation Act. MO - HB1668 Authorizes the creation of a theater, cultural arts, and entertainment district in St. Charles County. MO - HB1077 Repeals certain statutes that are expired, terminated, or no longer effective. MO - HB1658 Changes the name of Harris-Stowe State College to Harris-Stowe State University. MO - HB777 Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University. MO - HB1392 Requires the State Highway Patrol to maintain a one page web site on the Internet which includes links to all sex offender registry web sites maintained by any county in the state. 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 - HB1393 Creates a $1 surcharge in criminal cases payable to the sheriff for expenses of maintaining a web site of registered sex offenders and requires the sheriff to establish and maintain the web site. MO - HB1599 Establishes the Joint Committee on Waste, Fraud, and Abuse to make a continuing study and analysis of inefficiencies in state government. MO - HB1394 Revises the statutes relating to sex offender registration to allow the chief law enforcement official of a county to charge fees for registration and changes in registration.