+ − Contact Information + − Committees (3) MO - Professional Registration and Licensing (House) Title: member MO - Job Creation and Economic Development (House) Title: member MO - Appropriations - Transportation and Economic Development (House) Title: member + − Cosponsored Bills (21) 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 - HB985 Revises the statutes regarding the practice of real estate. MO - HB1363 Requires the Secretary of State to acquire, operate, and maintain an archival office in St. Louis. MO - HB1216 Allows the board of education for the St. Louis City school district to adopt a resolution raising the mandatory attendance age to 17. MO - HB1429 Increases the Medicaid reimbursement for health care providers over the next five fiscal years. MO - HB779 Establishes the Public Service Accountability Act. MO - HB1359 Removes excess fees for Korean War Veterans license plates. 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 - HB1602 Clarifies that excavation of minerals or fill dirt for the purpose of construction projects does not require the obtaining of mining permits. 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 - HB1458 Authorizes a $10 surcharge in certain felony criminal cases to fund the Gang Resistance Education and Training Program and the After School Reading Retreat Program. MO - HB1438 Designates the "Deputy Steven R. Ziegler Memorial Highway." MO - HB1481 Revises the Adoption Awareness Law by allowing the establishment of an advertising campaign to recruit adoptive and foster parents. MO - HB1239 Exempts motor vehicles manufactured and sold in Missouri from state sales tax. MO - HB1262 Establishes employment guidelines for public projects. MO - HB1309 Reduces the penalty for failure to deliver an accurate tangible personal property assessment list in the City of St. Louis. MO - HB1466 Removes the $500 gambling loss limit and increases taxes from 20% to 21%. MO - HB777 Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University. 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 - HB1668 Authorizes the creation of a theater, cultural arts, and entertainment district in St. Charles County. MO - HB1470 Revises various statutes relating to stealing, tampering, and receiving stolen property.