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HB134 -- 0%
Title:
Short Title Not Found.
HB1318 -- 100%
Authors:
Sanders and Loveless
Title:
Crimes and punishments; clarifying scope of prohibited act; effective date.
Description:
States that if an officer is off duty and the nature of an assault is related to his or her official position, then it shall fall within the meaning of "in performance of his or her duties."
Actions:
- S House amendment Rejection Rescinded
HB1435 -- 100%
Authors:
McDaniel, Simpson, and Stone
Co-Authors:
Pittman
Title:
Public health and safety; relating to certifying nurse aides; requiring updated information for registry; notices and orders; effective date.
Description:
Shell Bill that creates the “Public Health and Safety Act of 2015.”
Actions:
2016-04-18 - S Set on Senate Floor Agenda for 04/18/2016
HCR1006 -- 100%
Authors:
Denney and Halligan
Title:
Commending Susan Tallchief Vrana; offering congratulations and best wishes; distribution.
Description:
Offers congratulations to Susan Tallchief Vrana.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HCR1020 -- 100%
Authors:
Thomsen and Brooks
Title:
A Concurrent Resolution requesting the Corporation Commission to refrain from disrupting certain funding for technology center schools; distribution.
Actions:
- S Enrolled measure signed, returned to House
HCR1021 -- 31%
Authors:
Bennett and Stanislawski
Title:
A Concurrent Resolution supporting certain actions relating to federal guidance on transgender students; distribution.
Actions:
- S coauthored by O'Donnell, David, Newberry, and Silk
HIS15004 -- 100%
Authors:
Derby and Park
Title:
Teacher Leader Effectiveness, evaluations.
Description:
Interim study that would review Teacher Leader Effectiveness law, requirements and other elements.
Actions:
2015-09-28 - H Meeting set for 09/28/2015 at 8:17 AM, Room 412C, Common Education (55th) Committee
HIS15010 -- 100%
Authors:
Pfeiffer, Murdock, and Park
Title:
School Lands.
Description:
Interim study that would review school land issues and reforms.
Actions:
2015-10-13 - H Meeting set for 10/13/2015 at 1:00 PM, 432A, A&B General Government (55th) Committee
HIS15012 -- 100%
Authors:
Kern
Title:
Education, para-professional and certification.
Description:
Interim study that would review education certifications in regards to para-professionals and it would review HB1512.
Actions:
2015-11-03 - H Meeting set for 11/03/2015 at 9:00 AM, Room 432A, A&B Education (55th) Committee
HIS15016 -- 100%
Authors:
Moore
Title:
Oklahoma Land Commission (OLC)
Description:
How money is supposed to be proportioned among colleges and why schools receive disproportionate amounts.
Actions:
2015-10-13 - H Meeting set for 10/13/2015 at 1:00 PM, 432A, A&B General Government (55th) Committee
HIS15041 -- 100%
Authors:
Roberts
Title:
Thunderbird Youth Academy (TYA)
Description:
To partner with other State agencies to assist TYA in current and future needs, and to adequately partner with Oklahoma State Department of Education.
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Children, Youth and Family Services (55th)
HIS15045 -- 100%
Authors:
Morrissette
Title:
Budget Impact - Inadequate Nutrition and its Role in Poor Brain Development during Pregnancy and Infancy
Description:
Inadequate Nutrition and its Role in Poor Brain Development during Pregnancy and Infancy
Actions:
2015-10-07 - H Meeting set for 10/07/2015 at 10:00 AM, Room 206, Children, Youth and Family Services (55th) Committee
HIS15048 -- 100%
Authors:
Moore
Title:
Status of College Advising Standards to High School Students
Description:
The counselor to student ratio and challenges faced when it comes to college advising and assistance for students looking to progress past high school.
Actions:
2015-10-06 - H Meeting set for 10/06/2015 at 9:00 AM, Room 432A, Common Education (55th) Committee
HIS15058 -- 100%
Authors:
Montgomery
Title:
State central bank
Description:
To evaluate providing check clearing services for banks, student loans, lending for schools, municipalities and state government, and other services. This study should provide information on the capital and staffing requirements of providing variations or all of the aforementioned services.
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Banking and Financial Services (55th)
HIS15060 -- 100%
Authors:
Yen
Title:
Conditional Cash Transfers and potential use in Oklahoma
Description:
Programs in foreign countries which provide cash or other incentives have been proven to reduce poverty by making such payments conditional upon the receivers’ actions. Examples could include requiring enrollment and/or attendance at school for children, regular check-ups with doctors, requiring receiving vaccinations, among other ideas which promote the educational attainment and health of those in poverty.
Actions:
2015-10-06 - H Meeting set for 10/06/2015 at 10:00 AM, Room 412C, A&B Human Services (55th) Committee
HIS15066 -- 100%
Authors:
Russ
Title:
DHS / OSBI – Study fingerprint background check process for multiple state agencies
Description:
DHS / OSBI – Study fingerprint background check process for multiple state agencies
Actions:
2015-09-16 - H Meeting set for 09/16/2015 at 10:30 AM, Capitol Room 412C, Public Safety (55th) Committee
HIS15068 -- 100%
Authors:
Jordan
Title:
HB1017 – 25 years later
Description:
On April 25, 1990, Governor Henry Bellmon signed HB 1017 into law. A study is requested to review which goals set out to by HB 1017 were met and why some have still not been addressed.
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Appropriations and Budget (55th)
HIS15069 -- 100%
Authors:
Jordan
Title:
Federal funding for education
Description:
A study is requested to review the amount of Federal Funding our State Department of Education is receiving and using for its operations.
Actions:
2015-11-03 - H Meeting set for 11/03/2015 at 9:00 AM, Room 432A, A&B Education (55th) Committee
HIS15070 -- 100%
Authors:
Griffith
Title:
Staffing patterns and acuity levels at state VA
Description:
Essentially, this study would provide an opportunity to look at increasing oversight within the area of staffing patterns at Oklahoma State veteran centers. This oversight will assure the veterans and family members that the staff to client ratio is balanced.
Actions:
2015-10-28 - H Meeting set for 10/28/2015 at 8:30 AM, Capitol Room 432A, A&B Health (55th) Committee
HIS15075 -- 100%
Authors:
Inman
Title:
Community Structure and Educational Outcomes
Description:
This study will examine the various factors of a community that impact local schools including economic mobility, access to services, and availability of enrichment programs.
Actions:
2015-09-22 - H Meeting set for 09/22/2015 at 9:00 AM, Room 412C, Common Education (55th) Committee
HIS15078 -- 100%
Authors:
Coody
Title:
Allowing Common Education Schools to use Building Funds to Hire School Security
Description:
Allowing Common Education Schools to use Building Funds to Hire School Security
Actions:
2015-11-03 - H Meeting set for 11/03/2015 at 9:00 AM, Room 432A, A&B Education (55th) Committee
HIS15080 -- 100%
Authors:
Floyd, Scott, Stanislawski, and Young
Title:
Disparities Among Minority Youth, Regarding Disproportionate Levels of Suspension, Expulsion and Juvenile Justice Contact
Description:
This study request is to allow review of data and trends from and with the Office of Juvenile Affairs on the Disproportionate Minority Contact Initiative and to use this data to review the challenges in educational outcomes among underserved communities.
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Children, Youth and Family Services (55th)
HIS15086 -- 100%
Authors:
Walker
Title:
The effect of developing a Culture of Character in Public Schools
Description:
A study exploring the effects on behavior, test scores, absenteeism and suspensions etc. that happen as a result of a culture of character in the public schools.
Actions:
2015-09-22 - H Meeting set for 09/22/2015 at 9:00 AM, Room 412C, Common Education (55th) Committee
HIS15088 -- 100%
Authors:
Fisher
Title:
Newly released Advanced Placement Frameworks
Description:
A review of Oklahoma State University, University of Oklahoma, and the National Association of Scholars advanced placement frameworks.
Actions:
2015-09-23 - H Meeting set for 09/23/2015 at 9:00 AM, Capitol Room 412C, Common Education (55th) Committee
HIS15089 -- 0%
Authors:
Caldwell
Title:
Study of using the Blended Learning Model in Oklahoma and how it could impact cost savings and teacher shortage
Description:
A study on Blended Learning the implementation of online public school systems along side traditional schools.
Actions:
- H Note: Interim study withdrawn
HIS15091 -- 100%
Authors:
Coody
Title:
Best Practices in the Top States in Education and Ways Oklahoma Can Replicate
Description:
Best Practices in the Top States in Education and Ways Oklahoma Can Replicate.
Actions:
2015-11-02 - H Meeting set for 11/02/2015 at 9:00 AM, House Chamber, Full House Committee
HIS15093 -- 100%
Authors:
Coody
Title:
Current Best Practices in Education in Oklahoma Schools
Description:
Current Best Practices in Education in Oklahoma Schools
Actions:
2015-10-06 - H Meeting set for 10/06/2015 at 9:00 AM, Room 432A, Common Education (55th) Committee
HIS15094 -- 100%
Authors:
Coody
Title:
Improving Education Reform Laws
Description:
A-F grading of schools and teacher evaluation.
Actions:
2015-10-06 - H Meeting set for 10/06/2015 at 9:00 AM, Room 432A, Common Education (55th) Committee
HIS15097 -- 100%
Authors:
Shelton
Title:
Disciplinary Issues within Oklahoma public schools
Description:
This study will provide an opportunity to explore what is currently used as a “consequential” means for discouraged behavior.
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Children, Youth and Family Services (55th)
HIS15100 -- 100%
Authors:
Nelson
Title:
Student Data Act
Description:
The goal of the study is to develop amendments to the Student Data Act that will better protect student data and information in the common education system.
Actions:
2015-09-28 - H Meeting set for 09/28/2015 at 8:17 AM, Room 412C, Common Education (55th) Committee
HIS15101 -- 100%
Authors:
Roberts
Title:
Preparing for tomorrow’s work force
Description:
Exploring through higher education and technical schools ways to address underemployment, the high amount of student loan debt, preparation for a skilled work force, and hands-on learning.
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Higher Education and CareerTech (55th)
HIS15103 -- 100%
Authors:
Coody
Title:
Discussion of Two or Three Outstanding Current Books on Education
Description:
Discussion of Two or Three Outstanding Current Books on Education
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Full House
HIS15104 -- 100%
Authors:
Young
Title:
Barriers to Successful Educational Attainment
Description:
The study will identify needs and goals to help our younger students successfully reach higher levels of education.
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Common Education (55th)
HIS15108 -- 100%
Authors:
Cannaday and Condit
Title:
Charter School Accountability Measures
Description:
This study will focus primarily on new accountabilities for Charter Schools passed during the previous legislative session.
Actions:
2015-11-04 - H Meeting set for 11/04/2015 at 9:30 AM, Room 432A, A&B Education (55th) Committee
HIS15109 -- 100%
Authors:
Nollan
Title:
State Department of Education’s overview of issues and recommended solutions
Description:
The study would provide the Department’s new leadership the opportunity to address the House about education issues they believe should be prioritized, as well as provide policy recommendations.
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Common Education (55th)
HIS15111 -- 100%
Authors:
Virgin
Title:
State Employment, Workforce Development, and Alternative Recruitment
Description:
The purpose of the study is to explore opportunities for state employment recruitment in high need fields through waivers and specialized internships.
Actions:
2015-11-03 - H Meeting set for 11/03/2015 at 9:00 AM, Capitol Room 412C, Higher Education and CareerTech (55th) Committee
HIS15113 -- 100%
Authors:
Inman
Title:
Educational Reform in Oklahoma
Description:
This study will examine the past 25 years of educational reform including the repeal of reforms instituted by HB1017.
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Appropriations and Budget (55th)
HIS15115 -- 100%
Authors:
Inman
Title:
Access to Quality Childcare
Description:
A study exploring incentive programs to build access to affordable and quality childcare, recruitment of well-trained childcare providers, and establishment of after-school programs.
Actions:
2015-09-15 - H Meeting set for 09/15/2015 at 10:00 AM, Capitol Room 432A, Children, Youth and Family Services (55th) Committee
HIS15116 -- 100%
Authors:
Jordan
Title:
Blended Learning
Description:
A study on implementing online public education along side traditional public schools commonly known as "blended learning." This study is intended to identify current examples of blended learning in our state and other states as well as identifying the current barriers in state law to blended learning.
Actions:
- H Interim Study Approved; Referred House to Committee on Common Education (55th)
HIS15119 -- 100%
Authors:
Brumbaugh
Title:
Study of Electric Power Industry Technical Education Guidelines
Description:
Study of Electric Power Industry Technical Education Guidelines
Actions:
2015-11-03 - H Meeting set for 11/03/2015 at 9:00 AM, Capitol Room 412C, Higher Education and CareerTech (55th) Committee
HIS15122 -- 100%
Authors:
Denney
Title:
Study of Facility Funding for Charter Schools
Description:
Study of how public charter schools are funded.
Actions:
2015-11-04 - H Meeting set for 11/04/2015 at 9:30 AM, Room 432A, A&B Education (55th) Committee
HJR1002 -- 62%
Authors:
Kirby and David
Title:
Oklahoma Constitution; allowing direct shipment of wine to certain individuals; ballot title; filing.
Description:
Proposes, and puts to a vote of the people, that wineries either within or without this state that are licensed by the Oklahoma Alcoholic Beverage Laws Enforcement Commission may receive orders for, sell and ship wine directly to consumers over the age of 21 years of age either within or without this state who have visited the winery.
Actions:
- S SCs named Crain, David, Jolley, Justice, Bice, Floyd, and Dossett
HJR1012 -- 54%
Authors:
Biggs and Smalley
Title:
Constitutional amendment; guaranteeing the right to engage in certain farming and ranching practices; ballot title; filing.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HJR1072 -- 25%
Authors:
Dahm and Faught
Title:
Approving and disapproving certain proposed permanent rules of Oklahoma state agencies; distribution.
Description:
A Joint Resolution approving and disapproving certain proposed permanent rules of Oklahoma state agencies.
Actions:
- S Direct to Calendar
HR1007 -- 100%
Authors:
Coody
Title:
A Resolution congratulating the Class 5A State Football Champions, the Lawton MacArthur Highlanders; distribution.
Description:
Congratulates the Class 5A State Football Champions, the Lawton MacArthur Highlanders
Actions:
2015-02-23 - H Set on House Floor Agenda for 02/23/2015
HR1011 -- 100%
Authors:
Renegar
Title:
Congratulating and honoring Alexandria (Lexie) Lerblance as a recipient of a Prudential Spirit of Community Award; distribution.
Description:
Honors Alexandria (Lexie) Lerblance as a recipient of a Prudential Spirit of Community Award.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1012 -- 100%
Authors:
Kern
Title:
Proclaiming April 2015 as National Poetry Month; distribution.
Description:
Proclaims April 2015 as National Poetry Month.
Actions:
- H Adopted
HR1018 -- 100%
Authors:
Enns
Title:
Proclaiming April 7, 2015, as the 19th Annual 4-H Day at the State Capitol.
Description:
Proclaims April 7, 2015, as the 19th Annual 4-H Day at the State Capitol.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1030 -- 100%
Authors:
Moore
Title:
Celebrating thirty-fifth anniversary of the Sister-State relationship between the State of Oklahoma and Taiwan; distribution.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1033 -- 100%
Authors:
Denney
Title:
Proclamation; Wear Red Day; distribution.
Description:
Declares February 5th "wear red day" in recognition of the importance of the ongoing fight against heart disease and stroke in women
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1037 -- 100%
Authors:
Wesselhoft
Title:
Condemning the international Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement; reaffirming support of Israel; distribution.
Description:
Condemning the international Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement; reaffirming support of Israel; distribution.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1040 -- 100%
Authors:
Grau
Title:
Proclaiming February 27, 2016, as Dan Hays Day; directing distribution.
Description:
Proclaiming February 27, 2016, as Dan Hays Day; directing distribution.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1043 -- 100%
Authors:
Nelson
Co-Authors:
Biggs, Coody, Echols, Kern, Newell, Roberts, Thomsen, and Coody
Title:
Childhood cancer; encouraging partnerships for the treatment of childhood cancer; distribution.
Description:
Childhood cancer; encouraging partnerships for the treatment of childhood cancer; distribution.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1044 -- 100%
Authors:
Wright
Title:
Proclaiming March 22, 2016, as General Stafford Day in Oklahoma; distribution.
Description:
Proclaiming March 22, 2016, as General Stafford Day in Oklahoma
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1051 -- 100%
Authors:
Ritze
Title:
Expressing appreciation to the Oklahoma Osteopathic Association; directing distribution.
Description:
Expressing appreciation to the Oklahoma Osteopathic Association; directing distribution.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1052 -- 100%
Authors:
Young
Title:
Proclaiming April 5, 2016, as National Service Recognition Day.
Description:
Proclaiming April 5, 2016, as National Service Recognition Day.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1055 -- 100%
Authors:
Kern
Title:
Proclaiming April 2016 as National Poetry Month.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1065 -- 100%
Authors:
Nelson
Title:
Resolution; supporting development of education programs for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities; distribution.
Description:
A resolution supporting development of education programs for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Actions:
- H Adopted
HR1068 -- 0%
Authors:
Hickman
Title:
Recognizing the Oklahoma Arts Institute for forty years of exceptional service; distribution.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
HR1074 -- 100%
Authors:
Ritze
Title:
Urging certain groups to work together to increase education and awareness of meningococcal disease.
Actions:
- H Laid out for consideration at 1:36 PM
HR1076 -- 100%
Authors:
Derby
Co-Authors:
Russ
Title:
A Resolution recognizing chronic pain and abuse of pain medicine as serious health problems; recognizing September as Pain Awareness Month.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
SCR5 -- 100%
Authors:
Pruett and Brecheen
Title:
Concurrent Resolution; congratulating the 2014 Class A Fast-Pitch State Champions, the Rock Creek Mustangs Softball team.
Description:
Congratulates the Rock Creek Lady Mustangs High School Softball Team for winning the 2014 Class A Fast-Pitch Softball State Championship.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR6 -- 100%
Authors:
Roberts and Brecheen
Title:
Concurrent Resolution; congratulating the 2014 Fall Class A State Champions, the Silo Rebels Baseball Team.
Description:
Congratulates the Silo High School Rebels Baseball Team as the 2014 Fall Class A State Champions.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR7 -- 100%
Authors:
Hickman and Bingman
Title:
Concurrent resolution; Joint rules; adopting joint rules for the 55th Legislature.
Description:
Amends the joint rules for the 55th Legislature and deadlines.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR8 -- 5%
Authors:
Peterson and Mazzei
Title:
Concurrent resolution; honoring the Regent Preparatory School Girls' Volleyball Team.
Description:
Honors the Regent Preparatory School Girls' Volleyball Team.
Actions:
- S Engrossed measure signed, returned to House
SCR9 -- 100%
Authors:
Mazzei and Strohm
Title:
Concurrent resolution; congratulating the Class 6A-II State Football Champions, the Bixby Spartans.
Description:
Congratulates the Bixby High School football team.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR10 -- 100%
Authors:
McCullough and Mazzei
Title:
Concurrent Resolution; congratulating the Bixby High School Spartan Marching Band, Class 6A-II Oklahoma Bandmasters Association Champions.
Description:
Congratulates the Bixby High School Marching Band, Class 6A-II Oklahoma Bandmasters Association Champions.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR11 -- 100%
Authors:
Sears and Brown
Title:
Concurrent Resolution; supporting undergraduate research and creative scholarly activities at universities in Oklahoma; declaring Oklahoma Research Day in the state.
Description:
States that the legislature encourages undergraduate scholarly activities at universities in Oklahoma and designates March 13, 2015 as Oklahoma Research Day at the Capitol.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SCR12 -- 100%
Authors:
Bingman and Leewright
Title:
Concurrent Resolution; honoring and commending John Tuttle for his election to President of the National School Boards Association.
Description:
Honors and commends John Tuttle for his support in education to the children of Kellyville and students in the U.S.
Actions:
- H Signed, returned to Senate
SCR15 -- 100%
Authors:
Thomsen and Paddack
Title:
Concurrent Resolution; declaring May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in the State of Oklahoma; encouraging the motoring public to be more aware of motorcycles; encouraging all riders to seek and receive appropriate training.
Description:
A Concurrent Resolution declaring May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in the State of Oklahoma.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
SCR20 -- 100%
Authors:
Brumbaugh and Brown
Co-Authors:
Kirby, Ritze, Dahm, David, Mazzei, and Rogers
Title:
Resolution; congratulating the Broken Arrow High School Varsity Cheerleading Squad, 2014-2015 6A Large Coed Division High School State Champions.
Description:
Congratulates the Broken Arrow High School Varsity Cheerleading Squad.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR21 -- 100%
Authors:
Brumbaugh and Brown
Co-Authors:
Kirby, Ritze, Dahm, David, Mazzei, and Rogers
Title:
Concurrent Resolution; congratulating the Broken Arrow High School Varsity Wrestling Team, 6A OSSAA State Champions.
Description:
Congratulates the Broken Arrow High School Varsity Wrestling Team.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR22 -- 100%
Authors:
Brumbaugh and Brown
Co-Authors:
Kirby, Ritze, Dahm, David, Mazzei, and Rogers
Title:
Concurrent Resolution; congratulating the Broken Arrow High School Girls Varsity Basketball team, 2015 6A State Champions.
Description:
Congratulates the Broken Arrow High School Girls Varsity Basketball team.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR23 -- 100%
Authors:
Young and Pittman
Title:
Concurrent Resolution; recognizing the importance of breast cancer awareness; designating April 21, 2015, as Breast Cancer Awareness Day in Oklahoma.
Description:
Designates April 21, 2015 as Breast Cancer Awareness Day in Oklahoma.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR24 -- 100%
Authors:
Young and Pittman
Co-Authors:
Shelton, Williams, Halligan, Holt, and Matthews
Title:
Resolution; honoring the life and career of Nancy Randolph Davis; mourning her loss.
Description:
Recognizes and honors the life of the late Nancy Randolph Davis.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR34 -- 100%
Authors:
Mazzei
Title:
A Resolution congratulating the 2015 6A Division II State Football Champions, the Bixby Spartans; commending the team's acheivements.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR36 -- 100%
Authors:
Peterson and Mazzei
Title:
A Concurrent Resolution congratulating the 2016 Class A Academic Bowl State Champions, the Regent Preparatory team; recognizing their 2nd consecutive state title.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR37 -- 100%
Authors:
Young and Pittman
Title:
A Concurrent Resolution recognizing the importance of breast cancer awareness; designating April 26, 2016 as Breast Cancer Awareness Day in Oklahoma.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR38 -- 100%
Authors:
Young and Pittman
Title:
A Resolution congratulating the 2016 Class 4A Boys basketball state champions, the Frederick A. Douglass High School Trojans; commending their hard work and perserverance; and directing distribution.
Actions:
- H Adopted
SCR40 -- 100%
Authors:
Ortega and Schulz
Title:
A Resolution congratulating the Altus High School swim team, 5A boys' State Swimming Champions; and directing distribution.
Actions:
- H Signed, returned to Senate
SCR41 -- 100%
Authors:
Ortega and Schulz
Title:
A Resolution congratulating 2016 National Boys' Swimming Coach of the Year, Linda Wiginton; recognizing her accomplishments; and directing distribution.
Actions:
- H Signed, returned to Senate
SCR42 -- 100%
Authors:
Ortega and Schulz
Title:
A concurrent resolution congratulating the 2015 Class 5A Football State Champions, the Altus Bulldogs; commending the team's hard work and dedication to win their first title since 1971; and directing distribution.
Actions:
- H Signed, returned to Senate
SJR68 -- 25%
Authors:
Mulready and Jolley
Co-Authors:
Bingman and Bice
Title:
Constitutional amendment; repealing sections in Article XXVIII; enacting new sections in Article XXVIIIA; providing for regulation of alcoholic beverages. Ballot title.
Description:
SJR68 would put a vote to the people on the November ballot to abolish the ABLE (Alcoholic Beverage Laws Enforcement) Commission. Should the resolution be placed on the November ballot and become law, the ABLE Commission would no longer exist as a state agency.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, to House
SJR72 -- 87%
Authors:
Standridge and Jordan
Co-Authors:
Brecheen
Title:
Constitutional amendment; relating to use of public monies or property for sectarian or religious purposes. Ballot title.
Description:
Directs to a vote of the people an amendment to the Oklahoma Constitution to repeal Section 5 of Article 2.
Actions:
- S Sent to Governor
SR5 -- 5%
Authors:
Halligan
Title:
Resolution; congratulating Madison Weiser, 2015 Oklahoma Distinguished Young Woman.
Description:
Congratulates Miss Madison Weiser upon her selection as the Distinguished Young Woman of Oklahoma for 2015.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR8 -- 25%
Authors:
Griffin
Title:
Resolution; congratulating the Perry High School Marching Band for being named 2A State Champions.
Description:
Congratulates the Perry High School Marching Band as 2A State Champions.
Actions:
2015-02-05 - S Set on Senate Floor Agenda for 02/05/2015
SR9 -- 5%
Authors:
Newberry
Title:
Resolution; congratulating the Class 6A-I State Football Champions, the Jenks Trojans.
Description:
Congratulates the Jenk Trojasn as Class 6A-I State Football Champions.
Actions:
2015-02-11 - S Set on Senate Floor Agenda for 02/11/2015
SR10 -- 0%
Authors:
Barrington
Title:
Resolution; congratulating the 2014 Class 5A Oklahoma State Football Champions, the Lawton MacArthur High School football team.
Description:
Congratulates the Lawton MacArthur High School football team on its Class 5A championship win.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR11 -- 5%
Authors:
Anderson
Title:
Resolution; honoring the life and career of long-time Oklahoma Conservation Commission Executive Director Mike Thralls; mourning his loss.
Description:
Mourns the loss of former Conservation Commission Director Mike Thralls and acknowledges his service to Oklahoma.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR12 -- 5%
Authors:
Barrington
Title:
Resolution; congratulating the Class C 8-Man State Champions, the Tipton High School football team.
Description:
Congratulates the Tipton High School football team for winning the Class C 8-man Football State Championship.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR16 -- 5%
Authors:
Jolley
Title:
Resolution; honoring the life and career of State Senator Phil Watson; mourning the loss.
Description:
Commends the life and service of Sen. Phil Watson and hails his contributions to the state.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR17 -- 5%
Authors:
Boggs
Title:
Resolution; congratulating Alexandria Lerblance for being named as one of Oklahoma's two youth volunteers of 2015 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards; commending her efforts to help cancer patients in Southeastern Oklahoma.
Description:
Congratulates Alexandria Lerblance for being named on of Oklahoma's top two youth volunteers in 2015 in the 20th Annual Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR18 -- 5%
Authors:
Justice
Title:
Resolution; congratulating Mike Kubicek on his retirement as Executive Director of the Oklahoma Peanut Commission; commending his 43 years of service promoting agriculture in Oklahoma.
Description:
A Resolution that congratulates Mike Kubicek on his retirement as Executive Director of the Oklahoma Peanut Commission.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR24 -- 5%
Authors:
Bice
Title:
Resolution; congratulating the 2015 Class 6A 138-pound state wrestling champion, Yukon senior Boo Lewallen; wishing him much success in his college career at Oklahoma State University.
Description:
Congratulates the 2015 Class 6A 138-pound state wrestling champion, Yukon senior Boo Lewallen.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR26 -- 2%
Authors:
Jolley
Title:
Resolution; commending the Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma for the outstanding services they provide young people and their families.
Description:
A Resolution commending the Boys and Girls Clubs of Oklahoma for the outstanding services they provide.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR28 -- 5%
Authors:
Boggs
Title:
Resolution; congratulating Edmond Doyle Elementary School for being named a National Blue Ribbon School; commending Principal Kathy Hunt for receiving the Terrel H. Bell Award.
Description:
Congratulates Edmond Doyle Elementary School for being named a National Blue Ribbon School.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR29 -- 5%
Authors:
Newberry
Title:
Resolution; congratulating 4A State Cross Country champions, Adrena and Daniel Mazzei of Berryhill High School.
Description:
Congratulates Adrena and Daniel Mazzei of Berryhill High School, Cross Country Champions.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR31 -- 5%
Authors:
Bice
Title:
Resolution; congratulating the 2015 Class 5A Girls Basketball State Champions, the Deer Creek Lady Antlers; applauding their second consecutive Class 5A State Championship.
Description:
Congratulates the Deer Creek Lady Antlers on their championship.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR36 -- 5%
Authors:
Pittman
Title:
Resolution; recognizing Senator E. Melvin Porter; his accomplishments.
Description:
Recognizes Senator E. Melvin Porter and his accomplishments.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR37 -- 5%
Authors:
Yen
Title:
Resolution; celebrating the 35th anniversary of the Sister-State relationship between Oklahoma and Taiwan.
Description:
A resolution celebrating the 35th anniversary of the Sister-State relationship between Oklahoma and Taiwan.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR38 -- 5%
Authors:
Silk
Title:
A resolution congratulating Norman Heaton for his induction into the Skydiving Museum and Hall of Fame; and directing distribution.
Description:
Congratulates Norman Heaton for his induction into the Skydiving Museum and Hall of Fame.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR40 -- 10%
Authors:
Sharp
Title:
A Resolution congratulating the 2015 Class 6A Fast Pitch Softball state champions, the Choctaw Lady Jackets; commending the team's many achievements.
Description:
Congratulates the 2015 Class 6A Fast Pitch Softball state champions, the Choctaw Lady Jackets
Actions:
- S Adopted, referred for enrollment
SR42 -- 0%
Authors:
Halligan
Title:
A resolution congratulating Miss Adrienne Blakey for being named the 2016 Distinguished Young Woman of Oklahoma; wishing her the best in her future competitions.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR45 -- 5%
Authors:
Anderson
Title:
A Resolution recognizing the 4th Wednesday of February as Oklahoma Technology Directors' Day in Oklahoma.
Description:
A Resolution recognizing the 4th Wednesday of February as Oklahoma Technology Directors' Day in Oklahoma.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR46 -- 0%
Authors:
Shortey
Title:
A Resolution recognizing February 25, 2016 as Hunger Action Day in Oklahoma and commending the effort to combat hunger in the state.
Description:
A Resolution recognizing February 25, 2016 as Hunger Action Day in Oklahoma and commending the effort to combat hunger in the state.
Actions:
- S Adopted, referred for enrollment
SR47 -- 5%
Authors:
Sharp
Title:
A resolution recognizing and applauding the educational contributions of the Youth Aviation Adventure event to the youth of Oklahoma.
Description:
A resolution recognizing and applauding the educational contributions of the Youth Aviation Adventure event to the youth of Oklahoma.
Actions:
- S First Reading
SR49 -- 0%
Authors:
Standridge
Title:
A resolution honoring Shawn Sheehan for being named the 2016 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year; commending his dedication to Oklahoma's youth.
Description:
A resolution honoring Shawn Sheehan for being named the 2016 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year; commending his dedication to Oklahoma's youth.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
SR50 -- 0%
Authors:
Paddack
Title:
A resolution congratulating the 2015 Class A Football State Champions, the Stratford Bulldogs; applauding the school's first state championship.
Description:
A resolution congratulating the 2015 Class A Football State Champions, the Stratford Bulldogs; applauding the school's first state championship.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR51 -- 0%
Authors:
Newberry
Title:
A Resolution congratulating the 2015 Class 6A-I Football Champions, the Jenks Trojans; applauding Jenks High School's football legacy.
Description:
A Resolution congratulating the 2015 Class 6A-I Football Champions, the Jenks Trojans; applauding Jenks High School's football legacy.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR53 -- 0%
Authors:
Holt
Title:
A resolution congratulating the 2016 Class 6A State Basketball Champions, the Putnam City West Patriots; applauding the school's first boys basketball title and its most notable athletic accomplishment in more than 30 years.
Description:
A resolution congratulating the 2016 Class 6A State Basketball Champions, the Putnam City West Patriots; applauding the school's first boys basketball title and its most notable athletic accomplishment in more than 30 years.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR54 -- 0%
Authors:
Marlatt
Title:
A resolution congratulating the 2016 Girls Class A basketball state champions, the Seiling Lady Wildcats; commending their hard work and dedication to win the school's first state title since 1994.
Description:
A resolution congratulating the 2016 Girls Class A basketball state champions, the Seiling Lady Wildcats; commending their hard work and dedication to win the school's first state title since 1994.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR56 -- 0%
Authors:
Fields
Title:
4-H Day; Resolution declaring 4-H Day at the capitol.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR57 -- 2%
Authors:
Yen
Title:
A resolution raising awareness of the importance of vaccinations in preventing meningococcal disease; and encouraging high school and college age students and their parents to educate themselves about the devastating illness.
Description:
A resolution raising awareness of the importance of vaccinations in preventing meningococcal disease; and encouraging high school and college age students and their parents to educate themselves about the devastating illness.
Actions:
- S Adopted, referred for enrollment
SR59 -- 0%
Authors:
Sharp
Title:
A Resolution commending the life and career of retired Oklahoma City Assistant Fire Chief and Public Information Officer Jon Hansen; thanking him for being a voice of compassion and reassurance after the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building bombing; extending condolences to his family.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR60 -- 5%
Authors:
Newberry
Title:
A resolution honoring the life of Tulsa-based QuikTrip co-founder, Chester Cadieux; recognizing his many business and charitable contributions to Tulsa and the State of Oklahoma; and directing distribution.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR62 -- 5%
Authors:
Fields
Title:
A Resolution congratulating Bethany Wagener, the 2015-2016 Oklahoma Department of Corrections Employee of the Year; thanking her for her dedication to health care, health education and the Oklahoma Department of Corrections; and directing distribution.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR65 -- 0%
Authors:
Bingman
Title:
A resolution proclaiming May as Better Hearing & Speech Month; encouraging citizens to recognize the achievements of audiologists and speech-language pathologists in improving the quality of life for people with communication disorders; and directing distribution.
SR66 -- 5%
Authors:
David
Title:
A Resolution congratulating the Wagoner High School 2016 OSSAA Jazz Combo State Champions; commending their accomplishments; and directing distribution.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR67 -- 0%
Authors:
Sparks
Title:
A Resolution congratulating the OU Men's Gymnastics team for winning the 2016 NCAA National Championship; congratulating OU for being the first school in NCAA history to win the national championship in both men's and women's gymnastics in the same year; applauds Head Coach Mark Williams' 7th national championship and the programs 10th national championship; and directing distribution.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR68 -- 0%
Authors:
Sparks
Title:
A resolution congratulating the OU Women's Gymnastics team for winning the 2016 NCAA National Championship; congratulating OU for being the first school in NCAA history to win the national championship in both women's and men's gymnastics in the same year; and directing distribution.
Actions:
- S Adopted, referred for enrollment
SR69 -- 0%
Authors:
Schulz
Title:
A resolution congratulating the 2015 Class 5A Football State Champions, the Altus Bulldogs; commending the team's hardwork and dedication to win their first title since 1971; and directing distribution.
SR73 -- 5%
Authors:
Bingman
Title:
Resolution expressing gratitude to Senator Patrick Anderson for service in Oklahoma State Senate.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
SR74 -- 5%
Authors:
Bingman
Title:
Resolution expressing gratitude to Senator Don Barrington for service in Oklahoma State Senate.
Actions:
- H Enrolled, signed, filed with Secretary of State
SR77 -- 5%
Authors:
Bingman
Title:
Resolution expressing gratitude to Senator John Ford for service in Oklahoma State Senate.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR79 -- 5%
Authors:
Bingman
Title:
Resolution expressing gratitude to Senator Clark Jolley for service in Oklahoma State Senate.
Actions:
- S coauthored by Schulz
SR80 -- 5%
Authors:
Bingman
Title:
Resolution expressing gratitude to Senator Earl Garrison for service in Oklahoma State Senate.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR82 -- 5%
Authors:
Bingman
Title:
Resolution expressing gratitude to Senator Susan Paddack for service in Oklahoma State Senate.
Actions:
- S coauthored by Schulz
SR84 -- 5%
Authors:
Paddack
Title:
A resolution congratulating the Ada men's and women's tennis teams on their 2016 Class 4A state championships.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR85 -- 5%
Authors:
Pittman
Title:
A Resolution congratulating Carl Holmes for leadership award and his lifelong service to OKCFD.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State
SR87 -- 0%
Authors:
Bingman
Title:
Resolution; commending Senator Jim Halligan for his years of service to the Senate; distribution.
Actions:
- S Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State