Bills

HB1017 of 2013

Title: Bible as an Elective Course
Year: 2013
Summary: Allows schools to study the Bible as an academic course.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1440 of 2013

HB1037 of 2013

Title: Pain-Capable Child Protection Act
Year: 2013
Summary: Prohibits most abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 171 of 2013

HB1100 of 2013

Title: Obamacare Abortion Opt-Out
Year: 2013
Summary: Prohibits tax-funded abortions under Obamacare.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 72 of 2013

HB1203 of 2013

Title: Human Trafficking Act of 2013
Year: 2013
Summary: Prevents human trafficking.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 133 of 2013

HB1219 of 2013

Title: Medicaid Funding Act
Year: 2013
Summary: Increases the number of Medicaid recipients by using federal and state dollars to pay for private insurance under Obamacare.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1496 of 2013

HB1243 of 2013

Title: Concealed Carry on College Campuses
Year: 2013
Summary: Permits colleges to allow licensed staff to have guns on campus.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 226 of 2013

HB1447 of 2013

Title: Child Maltreatment Act
Year: 2013
Summary: Requires abortion clinic employees to report child abuse.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 725 of 2013

HB1585 of 2013

Title: State Income Tax
Year: 2013
Summary: Reduces the state income tax by one-tenth of one percent.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1459 of 2013

HB1629 of 2013

Title: Scholarship Equality of Homeschoolers
Year: 2013
Summary: Provides home schoolers with equal access to certain scholarships.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 512 of 2013

HB1690 of 2013

Title: Moment of Silence in Schools
Year: 2013
Summary: Requires a moment of silence at the beginning of the school day.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 576 of 2013

HB1789 of 2013

Title: Tim Tebow Homeschool Law
Year: 2013
Summary: Allows home schoolers with equal access to certain scholarships.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1469 of 2013

HB1870 of 2013

Title: Big River Steel Mill
Year: 2013
Summary: Spends $125 million in tax dollars for a steel mill in Osceola.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1476 of 2013

HB1966 of 2013

Title: Capital Gains Tax
Year: 2013
Summary: Decreased the state income tax on capital gain.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1488 of 2013

HJR1009 of 2013

Title: Ethics Transperancy and Financial Reform Amendment
Year: 2013
Summary: Proposed Act to ban lobbyists gifts and loosens term limits.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: Issue 3 of 2013

SB1119 of 2013

Title: Religious Freedom Restoration Act
Year: 2013
Summary: Prohibits the burdening of religious freedom.
Outcome: Failed to Pass

SB131 of 2013

Title: Identity Protection for Convealed Carry Permit Holders
Year: 2013
Summary: Prohibits release of names of concealed carry gun permit holders.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 145 of 2013

SB134 of 2013

Title: Human Heartbeat Protection Act
Year: 2013
Summary: Prohibits most abortions after the 12th week of pregnancy.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 301 of 2013

SB170 of 2013

Title: Pregnant Woman's Protection Act
Year: 2013
Summary: Affirms the right of a woman to defend her unborn child.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 156 of 2013

SB2 of 2013

Title: Voter ID Act
Year: 2013
Summary: Reuires photo ID for voting.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 595 of 2013

SB417 of 2013

Title: Modifies the Definition of Unborn Child
Year: 2013
Summary: Allows homicide charges for wrongful death of the unborn.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1037 of 2013

SB65 of 2013

Title: School Choice
Year: 2013
Summary: Replaces the Public School Choice Act, requiring all districts to participate in a school choice program.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1227 of 2013

SB71 of 2013

Title: Concealed Carry in Churches
Year: 2013
Summary: Allows churches to permit concealed handguns.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 67 of 2013

SB818 of 2013

Title: Defunding Abortion Providers
Year: 2013
Summary: Prevents tax-funded grants from going to Planned Parenthood.
Outcome: Failed to Pass

SJR16 of 2013

Title: Changes the Constitution Regarding Petitions
Year: 2013
Summary: Proposed Constitutional Amendment making it more difficult for citizens to circulate petitions and place measures on the ballot.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: Issue 2 of 2013

HB1044 of 2015

Title: Cursive Writing Taught in Elementary School
Year: 2015
Summary: Requires cursive writing to be taught in every public elementary school.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 160 of 2015

HB1076 of 2015

Title: An Act to Prevent Webcam Abortions
Year: 2015
Summary: Prevents webcam abortions by requiring the administration of the drug-induced abortion to be performed in the same room and in the physical presence of the physician who prescribed the drug.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1014 of 2015

HB1077 of 2015

Title: Concealed Carry on University, College, or Community College Campus
Year: 2015
Summary: Allows concealed carry permit holders that are statff members on a univeristy, college, or community college campus to possess a handgun.
Outcome: Failed to Pass

HB1164 of 2015

Title: Concerning Level 4 Sex Offenders
Year: 2015
Summary: Prohibits a Level 4 sex offender from living within 2,000 feet of a church or place of worship.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 376 of 2015

HB1177 of 2015

Title: Natural Hair Braiding Protection Act
Year: 2015
Summary: De-regulates hair braiding and exempts braiders from the state's cosmetology requirements; though not mandatory it gives avenues for certification.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 409 of 2015

HB1218 of 2015

Title: Reporting of Child Maltreatment
Year: 2015
Summary: Requires an employee of a nonprofit charitable organization to report child maltreatment.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1056 of 2015

HB1228 (See SB975) of 2015

Title: Religious Freedom Restoration Act
Year: 2015
Summary: Affirms the traditional understanding of the free exercise of religion and prevents further erosion of religious liberty; contains definitions not found in SB975.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: of 2015

HB1241 of 2015

Title: Common Core Testing Evaluation
Year: 2015
Summary: Reevaluates the use of Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) testing; requires the State Board of Education to renew PARCC testing contract annually.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1074 of 2015

HB1381 of 2015

Title: Repeal Home School Testing
Year: 2015
Summary: Ends the state-mandated testing of home schoolers.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 832 of 2015

HB1394 of 2015

Title: Abortion Inducing Drugs Safety Act
Year: 2015
Summary: Requires abortion providers to follow FDA protocols when performing drug-induced abortions.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 577 of 2015

HB1402 of 2015

Title: Amend Income Tax Applicable to Capital Gains
Year: 2015
Summary: Restores the 2013 Capital Gains 50% exemptions rate previously removed from the passage of the Income Tax Cut (Act 22 of 2015).
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1173 of 2015

HB1407 of 2015

Title: Disposition of Human and Fetal Tissue
Year: 2015
Summary: Requires doctors and facilities to dispose of human tissue thrrough burial, cremation, incineration, or release to a patient or authorized person.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 535 of 2015

HB1424 of 2015

Title: Parental Involvement Act
Year: 2015
Summary: Requires the minor's parent(s) to prove their identity as the child's parents before the minor is able to obtain an abortion.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 934 of 2015

HB1425 of 2015

Title: Regulate Electioneering Communication
Year: 2015
Summary: Hinders free speech by regulating in-king donations in broad terms to all entities associated with any political elections; particularly non-partisan non-profit organizations.
Outcome: Failed to Pass

HB1505 of 2015

Title: Concealed Carry on Certain Public Properties
Year: 2015
Summary: Allows concealed carry permit holder's guns to remain in locked vehicles in publically owned and maintained parking lots.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1078 of 2015

HB1578 of 2015

Title: Revamping of Woman's Right to Know Act of 2001
Year: 2015
Summary: The state must provide doctors the ability to give women information in person on abortion procedures, risks, and alternatives; requires 48 hours after individual counseling before a woman can receive the abortion.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1086 of 2015

HB1688 of 2015

Title: Municipal Referendum Petitions
Year: 2015
Summary: Gives a sponsor 60 days to circulate a municipal referendum petition.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1093 of 2015

HB1751 of 2015

Title: Administration of Lethal Injection
Year: 2015
Summary: Allows the Department of Corrections to use a combination of three drugs in addition to the existing method for lethal injections.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1096 of 2015

SB1007 of 2015

Title: Teaching of United States History in Public Schools
Year: 2015
Summary: Requires the State Board of Education to adopt guidelines that would require public high schools to teach a course in American History prior to 1890.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1284 of 2015

SB1050 of 2015

Title: Abortion Language Clean-Up
Year: 2015
Summary: Allows for the immediate suspension of an abortion facility's operating license due to health hazards.
Outcome: Failed to Pass

SB202 of 2015

Title: Intrastate Commerce Improvement Act
Year: 2015
Summary: Prevents cities and counties from extending civil rights beyond Arkansas' Civil Rights law.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 137 of 2015

SB53 of 2015

Title: Ac Act to Prevent Webcam Abortions
Year: 2015
Summary: Prevents webcam abortions by requiring the administration of the drug-induced abortion to be performed in the same room and in the physical presence of the physician who prescribed the drug.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 139 of 2015

SB569 of 2015

Title: Defunding Abortion Providers
Year: 2015
Summary: Prevents tax-funded grants from going to organizations in Arkansas that perform abortions or give abortion referrals.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 996 of 2015

SB6 of 2015

Title: Income Tax Cut
Year: 2015
Summary: Decreases the income tax rate for middle class Arkansans by 1 percent beginning in 2016, and removes the 50% exemption rate on Capital Gains.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 22 of 2015

SB7 of 2015

Title: To Change the Entity That Operates the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery
Year: 2015
Summary: Abolishes the Lottery Commission and moves operation of the lottery to the Department of Finance and Administration.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 218 of 2015

SB745 of 2015

Title: Prizes for Coin-Operated Games
Year: 2015
Summary: Amends prizes available to a maximum of $500 for coin-operated games like at Chuck E. Cheese and for Dave and Busters to operate in Arkansas bu prevents these entities from having casino gambling style games.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1209 of 2015

SB939 of 2015

Title: The Ten Commandments Monuments Display Act
Year: 2015
Summary: Instructs the Secretary of State to permit and arrange for the display of a Ten Commandments monument on State Capitol grounds.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1231 of 2015

SB96 of 2015

Title: Arkansas Health Reform Act of 2015
Year: 2015
Summary: Creates the Arkansas Health Reform Legislative Task Force in order to find an alternative to the Medicaid Private Option that slated to end December 31, 2016.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 46 of 2015

SB975 (See HB1228) of 2015

Title: Religious Freedom Restoration Act
Year: 2015
Summary: Affirms the traditional understanding of the free exercise of religion and prevents further erosion of religious liberty.
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 975 of 2015

HB1032 of 2017

Title: Prohibits Dismemberment Abortions
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 45 of 2017

HB1208 of 2017

Title: Allows Non-Public School Students to Take Academic Courses at a Local Public School
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 173 of 2017

HB1361 of 2017

Title: Makes Divorce Easier Under Arkansas' Covenant Marriage Law
Year: 2017
Outcome: Failed to Pass

HB1392 of 2017

Title: Bans Use of Medical Marijuana in Food and Drink
Year: 2017
Outcome: Failed to Pass

HB1400 of 2017

Title: Restricts the Smoking of Medical Marijuana
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 740 of 2017

HB1428 of 2017

Title: Expands Abortion Clinic Inspections
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 383 of 2017

HB1434 of 2017

Title: Prohibits Abortions Based on the Sex of the Unborn Child
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 733 of 2017

HB1474 of 2017

Title: Allows Home Schoolers to Participate in Interscholastic Activities at Any Public School
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 592 of 2017

HB1481 of 2017

Title: Allows Home Schoolers to Participate in Interscholastic Activities at Private Schools
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 453 of 2017

HB1566 of 2017

Title: Prevents Human Remains from an Abortion from Being Treated as Medical Waste
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 603 of 2017

HB1574 of 2017

Title: Reduces Home School Reporting on the Notice of Intent to Home School
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 635 of 2017

HB1740 of 2017

Title: Makes it Easier for a Home Schooler to Transfer to a Public School
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 863 of 2017

HB1742 of 2017

Title: Limits Lawsuits for Deceptive Trade Practices
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 986 of 2017

HB1991 of 2017

Title: Regulates Medical Marijuana by Requiring Childproof Containers and Other Restrictions
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1023 of 2017

HB2002 of 2017

Title: Prevents the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages Near Child Daycares
Year: 2017
Outcome: Failed to Pass

HB2024 of 2017

Title: Requires Abortion Providers to Report Abortions on Girls Under 17
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 1018 of 2017

HJR1003 of 2017

Title: Restricts Efforts to Circulate Petitions and Pass Amendments to the Arkansas Constitution
Year: 2017
Outcome: Failed to Pass

SB148 of 2017

Title: Requires Doctors to Attempt to Save Any Child that Survives an Abortion
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 392 of 2017

SB254 of 2017

Title: Allows the Marijuana Commission to Prohibit the Growing of Marijuana at Marijuana Stores
Year: 2017
Outcome: Failed to Pass

SB284 of 2017

Title: Allows Grocery Stores in Wet Counties to Sell Wine Produced Out of State
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 508 of 2017

SB333 of 2017

Title: Prohibits the Manufacture or Sale of Food or Drink Containing Marijuana
Year: 2017
Outcome: Failed to Pass

SB340 of 2017

Title: Prohibiting Abortion-Related 'Wrongful Birth Lawsuits'
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 385 of 2017

SB357 of 2017

Title: Bans the Smoking of Marijuana Anywhere in Arkansas
Year: 2017
Outcome: Failed to Pass

SB617 of 2017

Title: Allows Lottery Ticket Purchases with Debit Cards
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: 876 of 2017

SB746 of 2017

Title: Allows Education Savings Accounts to Pay for Public, Private, or Home Schooling
Year: 2017
Outcome: Failed to Pass

SJR7 (House) of 2017

Title: A Resolution Calling on Congress to Propose a Traditional Marriage Amendment
Year: 2017
Outcome: Failed to Pass

SJR7 (Senate) of 2017

Title: A Resolution Calling a Convention of States to Propose a Traditional Marriage Amendment
Year: 2017
Outcome: Failed to Pass

SJR8 of 2017

Title: A Proposed State Constitutional Amendment That Limits Damages Awarded in Personal Injury Lawsuits
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: of 2017

SJR9 of 2017

Title: A Resolution Calling on Congress to Propose an Amendment to the U.S. Constitution Ending Abortion
Year: 2017
Outcome: Passed
Act Number: of 2017


* This legislator is not currently in office.