New Laws That Will Affect Education

September 9, 2019

It’s back to school season. So I wanted to take a moment to bring you up to speed on some of the important new laws we passed this session to make sure our kids get the best education possible.

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Rep. Cook Achieves Perfect Voting Attendance Record

August 27, 2019

Deputy Speaker of the House Michelle Cook was present for all 392 votes taken in the House of Representatives during the regular 2019 Legislative Session, and the July Special Session.

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House Passes Bill Concerning Senior Nutrition Programs, State Department of Aging and Disability Services of

May 22, 2019

The House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation changing the name of the state Department of Rehabilitative Services to the Department of Aging and Disability Services, and increasing funding for elderly nutrition programs to ensure equitable rates for meals on wheels programs Monday afternoon.

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Motorcycle Helmet Safety Bill Passes House

May 15, 2019

The House of Representatives voted favorably Tuesday evening to approve legislation requiring motorcycle riders under 21 years of age to wear a helmet, taking one more step to promote motorcycle safety among young operators.

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