+ − Contact Information Office Address: 201 West Capitol Avenue Room 130DA Jefferson City, MO + − Committees (3) MO - Education (House) Title: member MO - Financial Services (House) Title: vice chair MO - Small Business (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (11) MO - HCR39 Encourages the United States Congress to amend the federal laws and regulations regarding outdoor advertising controls to allow businesses to erect and maintain directional and on-premises signs. MO - HB1738 Creates the Sickle Cell Anemia Fund. MO - HB1732 Alters the state's tax structure and establishes a new means of distributing education funds. MO - HJR55 Proposes a constitutional amendment to remove the restriction against distribution of public funds to religious organizations. MO - HCR9 Urges the United States Congress to amend the requirements of Social Security to permit individuals to invest a portion of their Social Security taxes in personal retirement accounts. MO - HB1274 Modifies various statutes relating to domestic violence and limits the possession of firearms by persons who are subject to an order of protection. MO - HB1733 Revises the statutes relating to concealed firearms to allow certain governmental bodies to prohibit or limit the carrying of them in playgrounds, parks, pools, and athletic or recreational facilities. MO - HB1160 Expands the health insurance coverage for PKU and all diseases of amino and organic acids to include all enrollees. MO - HB1048 Clarifies appropriations for community college district maintenance funds. MO - HB1180 Increases recording fees for deposit into certain funds. MO - HB1755 Establishes the Office of Minority Affairs, the Council for Historically Underutilized Businesses, and the Small and Minority Business Mentor-Protegee Program. + − Cosponsored Bills (22) MO - HB777 Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University. MO - HB969 Establishes guidelines for corporate income tax on intangible property. 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 - HB1210 Authorizes an income tax deduction for the value of time spent tutoring in public schools. 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 - HB1345 Makes it a class B misdemeanor for an unauthorized person to use a traffic signal preemption system to control traffic. MO - HB1363 Requires the Secretary of State to acquire, operate, and maintain an archival office in St. Louis. MO - HB1367 Establishes the Missouri Homestead Preservation Act. 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 - 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 - 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 - 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. MO - HB1475 Exempts the owner of property from lawsuits for an occupant's past due water and sewer service bills. MO - HB1562 Revises the senior citizen/disabled person property tax credit known as circuit breaker. MO - HB1572 Requires the Office of Administration to implement the Oversight Review Committee's recommendations on Minority Business Enterprises and Women's Business Enterprises not domiciled in Missouri. MO - HB1589 Authorizes the issuance of certain revenue bonds by the University of Missouri. MO - HB1631 Removes an outdated reference to the State Training School for Negro Girls and other outdated institutional references.