2011 Legislative Session

Below are the measures that I have authored in the 2011 Legislative Session, and the results of the measures. Bills that were not passed in the 2011 Session will also be posted in the 2012 legislative Session.

Measure Current Status Date oflast action Title
SB177 REFERRED TO HEALTH COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Community services providers – waiver of restriction
SB178 REFERRED TO HEALTH COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 State Board of Health to adopt adaptive standards of care in emergencies
SB182 REFERRED TO PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Motor vehicles – graduated driver license – hand-held electronic device
SB291 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Police Pension and Retirement System Reform Act of 2011, creating
SB293 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Firefighters Pension and Retirement System Reform Act of 2011, creating
SB295 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Law Enforcement Retirement System Reform Act of 2011, creating
SB306 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Public Employees Retirement System Reform Act of 2011, creating
SB309 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Teachers’ Retirement System of Oklahoma Reform Act of 2011, creating
SB311 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Uniform Retirement System for Justices and Judges Reform Act of 2011, creating
SB477 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Child care – clarifying language
SB478 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Child abuse – clarifying language
SB479 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Department training schools
SB480 REFERRED TO HEALTH COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Department to certify Mental Illness Service Programs
SB481 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Child abuse – modifying language
SB482 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Food safety – making language gender neutral
SB484 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Health care for children – clarifying reference
SB485 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Smoking – clarifying reference
SB486 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 State Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision – clarifying reference
SB522 REFERRED TO JUDICIARY COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Judgments – specifying purpose for filing certain statement
SB523 REFERRED TO JUDICIARY COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Summons time period
SB559 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Insurance – clarifying language
SB560 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Insurance – clarifying cite
SB561 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Insurance – clarifying language
SB562 REFERRED TO RULES COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 Insurance – clarifying language
SB632 REFERRED TO EDUCATION COMMITTEE 02/08/2011 School nutrition standards – restricting the sale of certain foods
SB883 REFERRED TO FINANCE COMMITTEE 02/14/2011 Contracts between Tax Commission and cities and counties regarding collection of taxes
SB890 REFERRED TO JUDICIARY COMMITTEE 02/14/2011 Title to land – certain information to be included on certain pleadings
SB947 REFERRED TO PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE 02/14/2011 Motor vehicles – stating legislative findings
SB476 REFERRED TO APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE 02/17/2011 Bail bondsman – criminalizing acts and setting penalties
HB2076 AVAILABLE FOR FLOOR CONSIDERATION 03/03/2011 Bail bondsmen; modifying authority of the Insurance Commissioner
HB2118 REFERRED TO JUDICIARY COMMITTEE 03/14/2011 Protective orders; making petitions confidential
SB290 REFERRED  TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE 03/16/2011 Police Pension and Retirement System Reform Act of 2011
SB292 REFERRED  TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE 03/16/2011 Firefighters Pension and Retirement System Reform Act of 2011, creating
SB294 REFERRED  TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE 03/16/2011 Law Enforcement Retirement System Reform Act of 2011, creating
SB308 REFERRED  TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE 03/16/2011 Teachers’ Retirement System of Oklahoma Reform Act of 2011, creating
SB310 REFERRED  TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE 03/16/2011 Uniform Retirement System for Justices and Judges Reform Act of 2011, creating
SB790 REFERRED TO JUDICIARY COMMITTEE 03/16/2011 Recusal – establishing procedures for certain appeal
HB1316 MEASURE FAILED 03/17/2011 Motor vehicles; using electronic communication devices while driving
HB2028 REFERRED TO JUDICIARY COMMITTEE 03/22/2011 Municipalities; judgments against municipalities
HB1220 REFERRED TO APPROPRIATIONS SUBCOMMITTEE ON HEALTH 03/29/2011 Prevention Services Efficiency and Consolidation Act
SB179 APPROVED BY GOVERNOR 04/06/2011 Cigars packaged in glass tubes exempt from law preventing sales of glass tubes.
HB1377 APPROVED BY GOVERNOR 04/11/2011 Mental health; Mental Illness Service Program
HB2017 APPROVED BY GOVERNOR 04/11/2011 Medical Loan Repayment Program; removing maximum number to participate; maximum amounts
HB1992 MEASURE FAILED 04/12/2011 Public finance; sinking funds; surplus; transfers; repealer
SB305 AVAILABLE FOR FLOOR CONSIDERATION 04/14/2011 State benefits – flexible spending accounts – benefit plans – pilot project
HB1686 APPROVED BY GOVERNOR 04/21/2011 Eastern Flyer Passenger Rail Development Task Force
SB527 APPROVED BY GOVERNOR 05/09/2011 Judgment creditors – procedural provision
SB483 DIED IN GENERAL CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS 05/20/2011 Human Services Department; develop plan; efficiency in delivery services to elderly
HB1594 APPROVED BY GOVERNOR 05/20/2011 Property; prohibiting transfer fee covenants
SB521 APPROVED BY GOVERNOR 05/26/2011 Nontestamentary transfer of property – transfer on death deed procedures