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Senator Wayne Dowd

P.O. Box 2631, Texarkana, 75504

Senator Wayne Dowd
Phone: 870-774-5191
Phone:
District: 4
District:
4
Seniority: 4
Seniority:
4
Occupation: Attorney
Occupation:
Attorney
Church Affiliation: Methodist
Church Affiliation:
Methodist
Veteran:
Veteran:
Public Service: Senate 1979, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1
Public Service:
Senate 1979, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1


Bills

Bill
Title
Bill Status
Primary Sponsor
TO PROVIDE FOR RECIPROCAL LICENSING TO CARRY A CONCEALED HANDGUN
TO AUTHORIZE THE RELEASE OF THE NAME, AGE, DESCRIPTION, AND OTHER INFORMATION CONCERNING JUVENILE ESCAPEES.
TO PROVIDE REIMBURSEMENT TO COUNTIES FOR JUVENILE OFFICERSþ SALARIES
TO INCREASE FROM $5,000 TO $7,500 THE ADMITTED CLAIM AMOUNT WHICH MUST BE REPORTED TO THE LITIGATION SUBCOMMITTEE OF THE ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL BY STATE AGENCIES, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS AND INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION;
AN ACT FOR THE SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION COMMISSION APPROPRIATION.
TO PROVIDE FOR APPEALS OF DECISIONS OF THE ARKANSAS STATE CLAIMS COMMISSION TO THE ARKANSAS GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
TO CLARIFY PROCEDURES IN AWARDING DEATH AND DISABILITY BENEFITS TO COVERED PUBLIC EMPLOYEES
TO DESIGNATE A PORTION OF CROOKED CREEK AS AN EXTRAORDINARY RESOURCE WATER.
TO PHASE IN THE TRANSFER OF FUNDING OF THE STATE TRIAL COURT SYSTEM FROM COUNTY GOVERNMENT TO THE STATE.
TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 20-27-101.
AN ACT TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 11-9-715 PERTAINING TO THE AWARD OF LEGAL FEES UNDER THE WORKERSþ COMPENSATION LAW.
AN ACT CONCERNING AIR QUALITY STANDARDS FOR HYDROGEN SULFIDE.
TO AMEND 8-6-1003 REGARDING THE LANDFILL DISPOSAL FEES.
AN ACT TO REPEAL OBSOLETE EXEMPTIONS FROM JURY DUTY SERVICE.
TO ALLOW CERTAIN PHYSICIANS TO CONDUCT INITIAL EVALUATION AND TREATMENT OF PERSONS SOUGHT TO BE INVOLUNTARILY CONFINED DUE TO THEIR MENTAL STATE
AN ACT TO CLARIFY THE LAW REGARDING THE EXPENSE ALLOWANCE FOR THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT AND THE DEPUTY PROSECUTING ATTORNEY FOR HEMPSTEAD COUNTY.
IMPOSE 1% STATE USE TAX IN BORDER CITIES IN ORDER TO EQUALIZE SALES AND USE TAX RATES
AN ACT TO PROHIBIT THE CANCELLATION OF PROPERTY AND CASUALTY INSURANCE DUE TO CLAIMS RESULTING FROM NATURAL DISASTERS OR ACTS OF GOD.
TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE ANNOTATED TITLE 9, CHAPTER 27, SUBCHAPTER 2.
AN ACT CONCERNING COMPENSATION OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF A REGIONAL WATER DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT.
TO DEFINE THE TERM þINTERCITY PATIENT TRANSPORTþ FOR THE PURPOSE OF MUNICIPAL AMBULANCE LICENSING
TO REDEFINE THE BOUNDARIES OF THE COURT OF APPEALS DISTRICTS.
AN ACT TO ADJUST THE SALARIES AND TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS FOR THE EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE DEPARTMENTS OF GOVERNMENT.
TO PROVIDE A FINANCIAL INCENTIVE FOR THE PRODUCTION OF FILMS FOR THE MOTION PICTURE AND TELEVISION INDUSTRIES IN THE STATE OF ARKANSAS.
TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 11-9-703 PERTAINING TO PRELIMINARY CONFERENCE PROCEDURES BEFORE THE WORKERSþ COMPENSATION COMMISSION.
AMEND VARIOUS SECTIONS OF TITLE 3 OF THE ARKANSAS CODE TO MAKE TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS INVOLVING THE ADMINISTRATION OF DUTIES AND POWERS OF THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL DIVISION.
TO PROVIDE SERVICES FOR RESIDENTS OF ARKANSAS THAT ARE DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED
AN ACT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION - DISBURSING OFFICER APPROPRIATION FOR THE BIENNIAL PERIOD ENDING JUNE 30, 1999.
TO CONVERT THE TWO PART-TIME MEMBERS OF THE POST PRISON TRANSFER BOARD TO FULL-TIME STATUS.
AN ACT FOR THE POST PRISON TRANSFER BOARD SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATION.
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CODE TO REFER TO THE HOUSE AND SENATE INTERIM COMMITTEES ON JUDICIARY INSTEAD OF THE JOINT INTERIM COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY.
TO RECESS THE SENATE AND HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AT THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS FRIDAY, JANUARY 17, 1997 AND RECONVENE AT 1:00 P.M. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22, 1997.
DESIGNATING MARCH 3, 1997, AS
SERVING NOTICE AND DEMAND ON THE JUDICIAL BRANCH OF GOVERNMENT TO CEASE AND DESIST FROM ISSUING MANDATES THAT ARE BEYOND THE SCOPE OF ITS CONSTITUTIONALLY DELEGATED POWERS.
FOR A RECESS OF THE EIGHTY-FIRST GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
TO SUSPEND THE JOINT RULES TO PERMIT CONSIDERATION AND PASSAGE OF HB 2205 BY THE SENATE.
TO PROVIDE FOR AN EXTENSION OF THE REGULAR SESSION OF THE 81ST GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND TO PROVIDE FOR A RECESS OF THE ASSEMBLY.
FOR AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF ARKANSAS TO AMEND ARTICLE 19, SECTION 22 TO PROVIDE THAT THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY MAY REFER FIVE (5) PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS TO BE VOTED UPON BY A MAJORITY OF THE PEOPLE OF THIS STATE.
RECOGNIZING MRS. DONNA KAY MATTESON AS THE 1997 TOURISM PERSON OF THE YEAR.