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Senator Bill Sample (R)

2340 N. Hwy. 7, Hot Springs, 71909

Senator Bill Sample (R)
Phone: 501-321-0040
Phone:
District: 19
District:
19
Seniority: 30
Seniority:
30
Occupation: Owner Termite/Pest Control Company
Occupation:
Owner Termite/Pest Control Company
Church Affiliation: Methodist
Church Affiliation:
Methodist
Veteran:
Veteran:
Public Service: House 2005, 2007, 2009; Senate 2011
Public Service:
House 2005, 2007, 2009; Senate 2011


Bill Title Bill Status
Primary Sponsor
SB115
Act 165
REGARDING THE REGULATION OF FIREARMS BY A LOCAL GOVERNMENT. History
SB153 TO AMEND THE STRAIGHT LIFE ANNUITY FOR THE ARKANSAS PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM. History
SB174 TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING THE LOCAL BOARDS OF THE LOCAL POLICE AND FIRE PENSION AND RELIEF FUNDS. History
SB182
Act 201
TO CLARIFY THE AUTHORITY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ARKANSAS STATE POLICE REGARDING USED MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS. History
SB275
Act 754
TO DECREASE THE SALES AND USE TAX ON NATURAL GAS AND ELECTRICITY USED BY MANUFACTURERS AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. History
SB400
Act 276
TO RESTRICT THE USE OF A COUNTY-WIDE SALES AND USE TAX TO RETIRE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT BONDS. History
SB403
Act 860
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CAPITOL GROUNDS MONUMENT AND MEMORIAL PRESERVATION FUND AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY History
SB404
Act 639
TO INCREASE THE ADDITIONAL FEE FOR FIREFIGHTER LICENSE PLATES TO FIVE DOLLARS ($5.00) AND HAVE THE FUNDS REMITTED TO THE ARKANSAS FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL BOARD; TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. History
SB463
Act 656
AN ACT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES - DIVISION OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH - BEHAVORIAL HEALTH SERVCES GENERAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION. History
SB513
Act 727
TO PROVIDE FOR THE ISSUANCE OF A SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE FOR UNITED STATES VETERANS. History
SB525 TO CREATE THE STATE BOARD OF COSMETOLOGY AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. History
SB531
Act 341
AN ACT TO CREATE THE MOLD INVESTIGATION ADVISORY BOARD AND TO STUDY LAWS AND RULES REGARDING MOLD INSPECTIONS AND REMEDIATION. History
SB55
Act 16
TO ALLOW THE ARKANSAS STATE HIGHWAY EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM TO ADOPT RULES TO REMAIN IN COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. History
SB560
Act 728
TO REQUIRE AN OUT-OF-STATE MOTORBOAT OR PERSONAL WATERCRAFT TO HAVE LIABILITY INSURANCE IN ARKANSAS. History
SB569
Act 791
AN ACT TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CODE TO CLARIFY THE PROVISIONS CONCERNING THE SALT WATER DISPOSAL SYSTEM TAX CREDIT. History
SB609 AN ACT FOR THE STATE BOARD OF COSMETOLOGY APPROPRIATION FOR THE 2011-2012 FISCAL YEAR. History
SB610
Act 672
AN ACT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES - COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICE PROVIDER GRANTS GENERAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION. History
SB611
Act 673
AN ACT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES - DIVISION OF AGING AND ADULT SERVICES FOR SENIOR CITIZEN CENTERS GENERAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION. History
SB612
Act 674
AN ACT FOR THE NATIONAL PARK COMMUNITY COLLEGE GENERAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION. History
SB613
Act 675
AN ACT FOR THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION GENERAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION. History
SB614
Act 676
AN ACT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF RURAL SERVICES GENERAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION. History
SB615
Act 677
AN ACT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES - DIVISION OF AGING AND ADULT SERVICES SENIOR OLYMPICS GENERAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION. History
SB616
Act 473
AN ACT FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS - ARKANSAS SCHOOL FOR MATHEMATICS, SCIENCES AND THE ARTS GENERAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION. History
SB690 TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING FEES FOR THE SALE OF PROPERTY UNDER JUDICIAL DECREE. History
SB695
Act 685
AN ACT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF RURAL SERVICES GENERAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION. History
SB724 CONCERNING VOLUNTARY SALARY REDUCTIONS BY CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS AND STATE EMPLOYEES. History
SB725
Act 729
TO AUTHORIZE A LIVING WILL DESIGNATION TO BE PLACED ON A DRIVER'S LICENSE OR IDENTIFICATION CARD. History
SB726 TO ALLOW A PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT TO RETAIN THE REVENUES FROM THE UNIFORM RATE OF TAX WHEN THE REVENUES EXCEED THE AMOUNT OF PER STUDENT FOUNDATION FUNDING AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. History
SB767
Act 732
TO AMEND THE PENALTY FOR FAILURE TO PAY FINES OR MAKE INSTALLMENT PAYMENTS TO THE ARKANSAS TOWING AND RECOVERY BOARD. History
SB769
Act 595
TO AUTHORIZE TWO-YEAR COLLEGES TO ISSUE SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES FOR FUND-RAISING PURPOSES. History
SB775 TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS RETAIL PET STORE CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT OF 1991. History
SB776 TO CLARIFY THE UNIFORM SICK LEAVE LAW FOR MUNICIPAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS. History
SB779 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PAWNBROKERS, PRECIOUS METAL DEALER LICENSING, AND THE PURCHASE OF GOLD, SILVER, AND OTHER PRECIOUS METALS. History
SB954 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE ARKANSAS TOWING AND RECOVERY BOARD, POSSESSORY LIENS ON MOTOR VEHICLES RELATED TO TOWING AND STORAGE, AND FORECLOSURE OF POSSESSORY LIENS ON MOTOR VEHICLES RELATED TO TOWING AND STORAGE. History
SJR9 PROPOSING A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO AUTHORIZE GOVERNMENTAL UNITS TO ISSUE BONDS AND LEVY A SALES TAX FOR THE PURPOSE OF RETIRING UNFUNDED LIABILITIES OF CLOSED LOCAL POLICE AND FIRE PENSION PLANS. History
CoSponsor
HB1018
Act 40
TO DEFINE TERMINATE AS THAT TERM APPLIES TO ELIGIBILITY FOR RETIREMENT UNDER THE ARKANSAS PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM. History
HB1056
Act 736
TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL INCOME TAX RELIEF TO HEAD OF HOUSEHOLD TAXPAYERS WITH TWO (2) OR MORE DEPENDENTS. History
HB1151
Act 13
TO ALLOW AN ON-DUTY LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER OR A PERSON PERFORMING AN OFFICIAL LAW ENFORCEMENT FUNCTION TO OPERATE AN ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE ON A PUBLIC STREET OR HIGHWAY. History
HB1157
Act 14
TO INCREASE THE PROBATIONARY PERIOD OF POLICE OFFICERS SELECTED FOR THE ARKANSAS STATE POLICE. History
HB1171
Act 518
AN ACT REPEAL THE ARKANSAS MOLD INVESTIGATOR LICENSING ACT. History
HB1242 CONCERNING COMMITTEES OF THE STATE PLANT BOARD. History
HB1420
Act 193
TO ALLOW A GRANDPARENT OR A SIBLING OVER EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE TO ACCOMPANY A CHILD OF FIVE (5) TO THIRTEEN (13) YEARS OF AGE TO OBTAIN AN IDENTIFICATION CARD. History
HB1435 TO ALLOW A SCHOOL DISTRICT TO KEEP ANY EXCESS UNIFORM RATE OF TAX COLLECTION REVENUES THAT REMAIN AFTER FULLY FUNDING STUDENT FOUNDATION FUNDING FOR THE SCHOOL DISTRICT FROM THE UNIFORM RATE OF TAX COLLECTION. History
HB1450 THE ARKANSAS CARBON DIOXIDE STORAGE ACT. History
HB1496
Act 265
TO CONFORM THE SALVAGE AUCTION BUYER'S IDENTIFICATION CARD LAW TO THE COMMERCE CLAUSE OF ARTICLE 1, § 8 OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION. History
HB1526 TO ESTABLISH CIVIL DAMAGES FOR THE ATTEMPTED PURCHASE OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES BY A MINOR. History
HB1579
Act 349
TO AMEND STATUTES CONCERNING AUDITS PERFORMED BY THE DIVISION OF LEGISLATIVE AUDIT. History
HB1580 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE ABUSE OF POLICE POWER UNDER THE ARKANSAS SPEED TRAP LAW. History
HB1581
Act 614
TO AMEND LAWS CONCERNING COUNTY MONETARY MATTERS. History
HB1582
Act 615
CONCERNING AUDITS AND PROCEDURES FOR CERTAIN ENTITIES THAT PROVIDE WATER SERVICES. History
HB1583
Act 616
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING UNCLAIMED PROPERTY. History
HB1584
Act 617
CONCERNING COUNTY COLLECTORS. History
HB1585
Act 618
CONCERNING THE AWARD OF CONTRACTS ON PUBLIC PROPERTY. History
HB1586
Act 619
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING MUNICIPAL DEPOSITORY BOARDS AND DEPOSITORY AGREEMENTS. History
HB1588
Act 620
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS MUNICIPAL WATER AND SEWER DEPARTMENT ACCOUNTING LAW. History
HB1589
Act 621
TO AMEND MUNICIPAL ACCOUNTING LAWS. History
HB1590
Act 622
CONCERNING CERTAIN FINANCIAL PROCEDURES OF MUNICIPALITIES. History
HB1591
Act 623
CONCERNING THE ANNUAL AUDIT OF THE FINANCIAL AFFAIRS OF CERTAIN CITIES. History
HB1895
Act 910
TO AMEND THE UTILITY FACILITY ENVIRONMENTAL AND ECONOMIC PROTECTION ACT; TO CLARIFY REQUIREMENTS FOR MAJOR UTILITY FACILITIES; TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY; AND TO MAKE TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS. History
HB2045
Act 1225
CONCERNING THE AFFAIRS OF CERTAIN IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS History
HB2064 TO GRADUALLY REDUCE THE SALES AND USE TAX ON UTILITIES THAT ARE USED BY QUALIFYING AGRICULTURAL STRUCTURES AND QUALIFYING AGRICULTURE, HORTICULTURE, AND AQUACULTURE EQUIPMENT. History
HCR1002 RECOGNIZING NATIONAL FFA WEEK. History
HJR1001 A TEMPORARY ONE-HALF PERCENT SALES AND USE TAX FOR STATE HIGHWAYS AND BRIDGES AND COUNTY AND CITY ROADS, BRIDGES AND OTHER SURFACE TRANSPORTATION WITH STATE REVENUES SECURING FOUR-LANE HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION AND IMPROVEMENT BONDS History
SB113 AN ACT TO PROHIBIT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE POLICIES FROM OFFERING COVERAGE FOR ABORTIONS EXCEPT THROUGH A SEPARATE RIDER. History
SB134
Act 19
AN ACT TO AMEND THE ASSESSMENT FEE LEVIED ON HOSPITALS TO IMPROVE HEALTH CARE ACCESS FOR THE CITIZENS OF ARKANSAS. History
SB157 AN ACT TO REQUIRE THAT APPLICANTS FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS TEST NEGATIVE FOR ILLEGAL DRUG USE. History
SB194
Act 48
TO AMEND SEVERAL PROVISIONS OF THE LAW CONCERNING MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY. History
SB207
Act 334
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING AIRPORT AUTHORITY AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. History
SB209 AN ACT TO REQUIRE A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA, A GED, OR ADULT EDUCATION CLASSES TOWARD A GED WHILE RECEIVING UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS. History
SB221
Act 303
THE ARKANSAS FINANCIAL TRANSPARENCY ACT. History
SB274
Act 753
TO INCREASE THE AMOUNT BELOW WHICH SALES AND USE TAX IS NOT DUE ON THE PURCHASE OF A MOTOR VEHICLE, TRAILER, OR SEMITRAILER. History
SB276
Act 755
TO AMEND THE STATE SALES AND USE TAX RATE ON FOOD AND FOOD INGREDIENTS AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. History
SB709 AN ACT TO CREATE THE HEALTHCARE REFORM ACCOUNTABILITY ACT AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. History
SB720
Act 762
TO REGULATE THE ISSUANCE OF A BROKER'S PRICE OPINION BY A REAL ESTATE LICENSEE. History
SB740
Act 1002
TO ENHANCE THE EFFECTIVENESS OF SCHOOL DISTRICT PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT PLANS. History
SB855
Act 1240
TO ALLOW AN AUXILIARY LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER APPOINTED AS A RESERVE LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER TO ADMINISTER BLOOD ALCOHOL TESTS AND TO OPERATE A DEVICE TO DETECT EXCESSIVE SPEEDING. History
SB894 TO PROVIDE SCHOOL DISTRICTS THE CHOICE OF HOLDING SCHOOL ELECTIONS ON THE SAME DATE AS GENERAL ELECTIONS OR IN SEPTEMBER; TO AMEND RELATED PROVISIONS OF LAW CONCERNING THE TERM OF SERVICE FOR SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS. History
SB97 TO PROTECT RIGHTS AND PRIVILEGES GRANTED UNDER THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION AND THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION. History
SJR4 THE TAXPAYERS' PROTECTION AMENDMENT. History
SR37 RECOGNIZING THE MANY CONTRIBUTIONS MADE BY CITIZENS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY AND THE BEST INTEREST OF THE STATE OF ARKANSAS TO PROMOTE RELATIONSHIPS WITH TURKISH PEOPLE. History

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