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Representative Terry A. McMellon

P. O. Box 189, Waldron, 72958

Representative Terry A. McMellon
Phone: 479-637-4171
Phone:
District: 16
District:
16
Seniority: 82
Seniority:
82
Occupation: Realtor/Appraiser
Occupation:
Realtor/Appraiser
Church Affiliation: Baptist
Church Affiliation:
Baptist
Veteran: Vietnam
Veteran:
Vietnam
Public Service: Scott County Justice of the Peace; House 2001
Public Service:
Scott County Justice of the Peace; House 2001


Bills

Bill
Title
Bill Status
Primary Sponsor
AN ACT TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 14-15-403(a) TO REQUIRE THE PARCEL NUMBER ON INSTRUMENTS AFFECTING THE TITLE TO REAL ESTATE.
AN ACT TO REQUIRE LIENS AND JUDGMENTS TO REFLECT THE NAME OF THE PERSON AUTHORIZED TO RELEASE THE LIEN OR JUDGMENT.
AN ACT TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 17-42-304 TO INCREASE REAL ESTATE LICENSE FEES.
AN ACT TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 17-42-107(a) AND 17-42-301 TO PROTECT CONSUMERS IN THE EVENT OF THE DEATH OF A PRINCIPAL BROKER OR THE CLOSING OF A REAL ESTATE FIRM.
AN ACT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION - DISBURSING OFFICER - WALDRON SCHOOL DISTRICT FOR EMERGENCY ROOF REPAIR CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION.
AN ACT TO AMEND VARIOUS SECTIONS OF THE ARKANSAS CODE CONCERNING THE LICENSING OF APPRAISERS.
AN ACT GRANTING PRIVILEGES TO PUBLIC UTILITIES ORGANIZED FOR THE PURPOSE OF GENERATING, TRANSMITTING, OR SUPPLYING ELECTRICITY TO THE PUBLIC.
TO INCREASE THE FEES CHARGED FOR THE SERVICES OF THE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE.
AN ACT TO REQUIRE SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO PAY HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUMS FOR SCHOOL TEACHERS.
TO CREATE A FEE SCHEDULE FOR ELECTRONIC FILING IN THE CORPORATIONS DIVISION OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE.
AN ACT TO ALLOCATE PREMIUM TAXES TO RURAL AND SMALL TOWN FIRE DEPARTMENTS FOR FIRE PROTECTION.
Primary Sponsor for Senate
TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 27-35-203(c) TO INCREASE THE MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE WEIGHT ON FRONT OR STEERING AXLES OF VEHICLES.
TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 26-3-306 TO PERMIT WIDOWED SPOUSES OF DISABLED VETERANS TO BE ELIGIBLE AGAIN FOR THE HOMESTEAD AND PERSONAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION AFTER THE SECOND SPOUSE HAS DIED.
CoSponsor
AN ACT TO INCLUDE NURSING SCHOOLS AS APPROVED INSTITUTIONS IN THE ACADEMIC CHALLENGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM.
TO PROVIDE A SALES TAX EXEMPTION FOR CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR FOR A LIMITED PERIOD.
TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 26-55-211 TO BROADEN THE BORDER TAX RATE IMPLEMENTED BY ARKANSAS CODE 26-55-210.
AN ACT TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE §27-101-202 TO REQUIRE THE OPERATORS OF SO EQUIPPED MOTORBOATS TO USE THE LANYARD-TYPE ENGINE CUTOFF SWITCH.
AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT ADMISSIONS AND FEES PAID TO COUNTY-OWNED GOLF COURSES ARE EXEMPT FROM SALES TAX.
TO CHANGE THE DWI THRESHOLD FROM 0.10% TO 0.08.
AN ACT TO REDESIGNATE THE FIFTEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT AS A DIVISION B JUDICIAL DISTRICT AS IT RELATES TO PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS.
TO PROVIDE THAT REPEAT OFFENDERS CONVICTED OF VIOLENT FELONY OFFENSES OR ANY FELONY SEX OFFENSE SHALL NOT BE ELIGIBLE FOR RELEASE ON PAROLE.
AN ACT TO REPEAL ARKANSAS CODE 23-75-117 PERTAINING TO SALARIES PAID BY HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CORPORATIONS.
AN ACT TO AMEND VARIOUS SECTIONS OF THE ARKANSAS CODE TO PROVIDE INDEPENDENT PRACTICE OF PSYCHOLOGY BY QUALIFIED PERSONS.
AN ACT TO ENSURE EQUAL GE0GRAPHIC REPRESENTATION ON THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION BY APPOINTING THE MEMBERS FROM CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTS.
TO ESTABLISH A RURAL HEALTH ACCESS PILOT PROGRAM.
TO PROHIBIT A PERSON FROM PROFITING FROM SPONSORSHIP OF AN INITIATIVE, REFERENDUM, OR CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT WHICH PROPOSES THE SALE OF COUNTY OR MUNICIPAL PROPERTY.
TO CREATE AN INCOME TAX CREDIT FOR PAYMENTS TO NURSING FACILITIES.
TO EXEMPT FROM THE ARKANSAS GROSS RECEIPTS TAX ALL SALES OF ELECTRICITY, NATURAL GAS AND LIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS BILLED FOR THE MONTHS OF DECEMBER AND JANUARY FOR USE IN SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENCES.
AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A TOLL CALLING PLAN IN EXCHANGES WITH CUSTOMERS WHO ARE UNABLE TO CALL THE COUNTY SEAT WITHOUT MAKING A TOLL CALL.
AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE ARKANSAS PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION TO ESTABLISH A CALLING PLAN IN THE STATE.
TO INCREASE THE MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM SALARIES AUTHORIZED FOR COUNTY OFFICIALS.
ENDORSING THE NATIONAL PROCLAMATION OF NATIONAL HEART FAILURE AWARENESS WEEK.
TO AMEND THE HOUSE RULES TO ADD A NEW RULE TO REQUIRE THE PUBLISHING OF ROLL CALL VOTES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ON THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY'S INTERNET WEB SITE.
RECOGNIZING LUKE MORRIS FOR HIS COURAGE IN RECOVERING FROM HIS INJURIES RECEIVED IN A CAR ACCIDENT ON FEBRUARY 17, AND COMMENDING THE THREE PEOPLE WHO ARRIVED ON THE SCENE AND BEGAN LIFE SAVING MEASURES.
CoSponsor for Senate
AN ACT TO PROTECT PROPERTY RIGHTS IN NONABANDONED STRUCTURES.
BACK TO SCHOOL TAX RELIEF ACT.
AN ACT TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY BY ALLOWING THE ARKANSAS STATE BOARD OF CHIROPRACTIC EXAMINERS TO IMPOSE CIVIL PENALTIES.
TO AMEND VARIOUS SECTIONS OF THE ELECTRIC CONSUMER CHOICE ACT OF 1999.
AN ACT TO AMEND VARIOUS SECTIONS OF THE ARKANSAS BANKING CODE RELATING TO BRANCH BANKING ACTIVITY, AUTHORITY TO HOLD REAL ESTATE AND FINANCIAL SUBSIDIARIES, FOR PARITY WITH NATIONAL BANKS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
AN ACT TO REPEAL THE BANK DEPARTMENT FUND AND CREATE THE BANK DEPARTMENT TRUST FUND.
AN ACT TO AMEND A PROVISION OF THE ARKANSAS BANKING CODE RELATING TO APPLICATION NOTICE REQUIREMENTS.
AN ACT TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 15-4-905 TO PROVIDE FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF EXAMINATION FEES.
AN ACT TO REMOVE THE STATE BANK COMMISSIONER FROM THE APPRAISER LICENSING CERTIFICATION BOARD.
AN ACT TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE 23-48-601 AND 23-48-602 RELATING TO BANK REORGANIZATIONS THROUGH PLANS OF EXCHANGE.
TO ESTABLISH THE ARKANSAS PUBLIC TRANSIT TRUST FUND.
AN ACT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION - DISBURSING OFFICER - CENTRAL CITY SEWER SYSTEM AND SOUTH LOGAN/SCOTT COUNTY REGIONAL WATER COMMISSION CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT APPROPRIATION.
AN ACT TO UTILIZE E-GOVERNMENT IN THE INTEREST OF NATIONAL DEFENSE BY PROVIDING SELECTIVE SERVICE REGISTRATION AT THE TIME OF ISSUANCE OR RENEWAL OF DRIVER LICENSES AND IDENTIFICATION CARDS.
AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE RETIRED LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS TO CARRY CONCEALED HANDGUNS; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE CERTAIN COUNTIES TO LEVY A SALES AND USE TAX TO PROVIDE FOR CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS TO OR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATION OF A COMMUNITY COLLEGE THAT WILL BE MERGED INTO A FOUR-YEAR INSTITUTION.
ENTITIES WHICH RECEIVE TOBACCO SETTLEMENT PROCEEDS SHALL ACCOUNT FOR THOSE FUNDS SEPARATELY; FUNDS SHALL BE SUBJECT TO ANNUAL REVIEW/AUDIT BY LEGISLATIVE AUDIT.
TO EXEMPT NATURAL GAS, LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS, AND ELECTRICITY USED IN POULTRY HOUSES FROM THE ARKANSAS SALES TAX.
STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A PRIVATE SECTOR PROGRAM FOR THE VOLUNTARY PLANTING OF TREES ALONG STATE HIGHWAY RIGHT-OF-WAYS AND OTHER HIGHWAY RELATED LANDS OWNED BY THE STATE.
RECOGNIZING ARKANSAS' NATIVE AMERICANS FOR THEIR PROUD HERTIAGE AND THEIR CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF THIS STATE.