+ − Contact Information Office Address: 201 West Capitol Avenue Room 412C Jefferson City, MO + − Committees (6) MO - Administrative Rules (House) Title: member MO - Ethics (House) Title: member MO - Judiciary (House) Title: chair MO - Court Automation Title: member MO - Communications, Energy, and Technology (House) Title: member MO - Bonding Authority (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (19) MO - HB1468 Revises the seat belt law to allow peace officers to stop, inspect, or detain a person solely to determine compliance with the law, but prohibits use of noncompliance as a probable cause for searches. MO - HB1354 Revises the statutes relating to the State Legal Expense Fund. MO - HB1355 Limits punitive damage awards in certain cases. MO - HB1312 Limits total damages that may be awarded in an unlawful discrimination case, allows either party to demand a jury trial, and prohibits the award of punitive damages against the state or any subdivision. MO - HB1156 Modifies the manner in which an incumbent local exchange telecommunications company may change the rates for its services, with regard to price cap regulations. 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 - HB1743 Revises the statutes relating to court procedures and court personnel. MO - HB1595 Expands the definition of "municipality" for purposes of downtown and rural development. MO - HB1311 Requires juvenile sex offenders to file a copy of their sex offender registration with the superintendent of any school district in which they are enrolled. MO - HB1511 Establishes the Missouri Uniform Trust Code. MO - HB1310 Requires disclosure of certain interests in public utilities to the Missouri Public Service Commission. MO - HB1304 Revises various statutes relating to claims for damages and the payment of these claims. MO - HB1436 Revises the statute of limitations for civil suits for childhood sexual abuse. MO - HB1349 Requires courts to notify state agencies and licensing boards of any individual who owes child support arrearages in excess of $5,000. MO - HB1350 Revises the statutes relating to property that is exempt from attachment and execution. MO - HCR5 Disapproves the final order of rulemaking for the proposed amendment to 1 CSR 10-4.010 relating to the State of Missouri Vendor Payroll Deductions. MO - HB1228 Transfers the duties of the abolished Division of Child Support Enforcement to the Department of Public Safety. MO - HB1588 Provides immunity for real estate licensees for certain statements made by home inspectors. MO - HB1074 Makes it a crime to burn a cross with the intent to intimidate any person or group of persons. + − Cosponsored Bills (25) MO - HB1684 Authorizes a tax credit for taxpayers installing qualified net metering units. 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 - HB937 Allows for a special license plate for members of Optimist International. MO - HB1367 Establishes the Missouri Homestead Preservation Act. MO - HB1166 Creates a procedural prerequisite for filing lawsuits for alleged defective residential construction. MO - HB1145 Adds a judge to the Board of Trustees of the Missouri State Employees' Retirement System. MO - HB1384 Revises various statutes relating to theft or destruction of documents. MO - HB1077 Repeals certain statutes that are expired, terminated, or no longer effective. MO - HB927 Limits the increase on the assessment of real property owned by taxpayers who are 65 years of age or older. MO - HB1174 Establishes a comprehensive children's mental health service system. MO - HB1039 Eliminates the duplicate filing of campaign finance disclosure reports with a local election authority if the report is filed electronically with the Missouri Ethics Commission. MO - HB1098 Establishes gubernatorial and legislative inaugural committees. MO - HB1589 Authorizes the issuance of certain revenue bonds by the University of Missouri. MO - HB1113 Allows for the transfer of the title of a manufactured home on the death of a joint interest holder. MO - HB1143 Revises the statutes relating to jury service and creates the Lengthy Trial Fund. MO - HB962 Changes certain campaign finance disclosure reporting requirements from $1,000 to $3,000. 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 - HB1108 Allows for a special license plate for members of the National Rifle Association. MO - HB777 Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University. MO - HB920 Prohibits any entity from preventing a student athlete from competing in or training for any Olympic event. MO - HB1496 Allows local school boards to exempt themselves from the Prevailing Wage Law by a majority vote of the board. MO - HB928 Revises the statute relating to intermediate driver's licenses. MO - HB929 Raises victims' ages in several sexual offense statutes. MO - HB1211 Revises various statutes relating to unemployment insurance benefits.