Legislation

Authored

  • HB 1272 – Art Therapy
  • HB 1285 – Wabash, White, and Ohio Rivers aquifer study.
  • HCR23 – Urging INDOT to rename a part of U.S. Highway 31 between Main Street and East Street in the city of Austin as “Berley Goodin Way.”

Co-Authored

  • HB 1009 – Lewis and Clark expedition commission
  • HB 1071 – Taxation of civil service annuities
  • HB 1104 – Alternative transportation funding mechanisms.
  • HB 1122 – Expedited building permit review fee.
  • HB 1258 – Telehealth pilot program.
  • HCR 1 – Memorializing and honoring Representative Phyllis Pond
  • HCR 10 – Congratulating James Dolan on the occasion of his 90th birthday.
  • HCR 18 – Recognizing the FFA and its Indiana State officers.
  • HCR 25 – Recognizing Dennis Patrick Neary on the occasion of his 70th birthday.
  • HCR 35 – Honoring Jamey Aebersold, 2014 recipient of the A.B. Spellman NEA Jazz Masters Award for Jazz Advocacy
  • HCR 36 – Congratulating the Indiana Association of Rehabilitation Facilities, Inc., on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of its establishment
  • HR 16 – Urging the legislative council to assign to the appropriate committee the study of the need for, costs, benefits, and impacts of a wilderness preservation system on state public lands.
  • HR 49 – Honoring Nick Goepper for winning the Sochi Olympic bronze medal in slope style skiing.
  • HR 50 – Memorialzing Andrew Jacobs, Jr. for his contributions to Indiana.
  • HR 57 – Supporting the recognition of March, 2014 as Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month in support of afflicted Indiana citizens and their loved ones affected by this incurable form of blood cancer.

Co-Sponsored

  • SB 139 –  – Health matters
  • SB 271 – Water related study committee responsibilities

Committee Leadership

Select Committee on Government Reduction – Chair

Committee Membership

Natural Resources – Minority Member
Roads and Transportation – Minority Member
Ways and Means – Minority Member
Fiscal Policy, Interim Study Committee on House – Minority Member