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Senator Sharpe sponsored 119 bills:

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SB 25 Establishing offense of making intentional false child abuse reports Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/12/97 
SB 33 Relating to fire and casualty insurance proceeds Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 34 Relating to pecuniary interest in certain contracts Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/10/97 
SB 35 Exempting military retirement income from personal income tax obligations Pending  Senate Military Committee  02/13/97 
SB 36 Requiring amendment of rules promulgated regulating water wells Pending  Senate Natural Resources Committee  02/28/97 
SB 37 Authorizing division of environmental protection to promulgate legislative rules relating to yard waste composting Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/19/97 
SB 38 Relating to methods of plugging wells Pending  Senate Energy, Industry and Mining Committee  02/13/97 
SB 40 Permitting access to cemeteries on private lands Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/13/97 
SB 44 Authorizing probation officers to carry firearms Pending  Senate Finance Committee  04/02/97 
SB 46 Allowing landowners to remove certain debris to prevent flooding Pending  House Finance Committee  03/26/97 
SB 49 Prohibiting fleeing investigation of probable law violation by use of motor vehicle Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/28/97 
SB 50 Providing special elections held during primary or general elections Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/14/97 
SB 54 Prohibiting exclusion of spouse from certain insurance coverage Pending  Senate Banking and Insurance Committee  02/14/97 
SB 56 Reorganizing parkways, economic development and tourism authority Pending  Senate GOVO Committee  02/17/97 
SB 58 Providing state-chartered banks certain parity with national banks Pending  Senate Banking and Insurance Committee  02/18/97 
SB 59 Repealing code section making juvenile records confidential Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/18/97 
SB 62 Relating to homestead exemptions Pending  Senate Finance Committee  02/19/97 
SB 70 Establishing prepaid college expense trust fund act Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 71 Relating to general rewrite and clarification of banking code Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 99 Establishing environmental audit privilege for certain businesses Pending  Senate Natural Resources Committee  02/21/97 
SB 104 Creating Post-delivery Care for Mothers and Newborns Act Pending  Senate Health and Human Resources Committee  02/21/97 
SB 113 Creating Residential Property Condition Disclosure Act Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/24/97 
SB 116 Relating to notifying victims of parole hearing dates; legal counsel Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/25/97 
SB 121 Allowing subcontractors certain time period to claim mechanics' liens Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 122 Updating and revising haulage and transportation systems for underground mines Pending  Senate Energy, Industry and Mining Committee  02/25/97 
SB 123 Providing public employee retirees military service credit Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  02/25/97 
SB 129 Creating Job Creation Zones Act of 1997 Pending  House Finance Committee  04/03/97 
SB 133 Relating to prosecution of persons passing parked, loading school buses Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/26/97 
SB 134 Creating criminal offense for death of child caused by neglect Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 137 Relating to budgeting requirements for additional coal severance tax Pending  Senate Finance Committee  02/27/97 
SB 139 Permitting certain reservations made by credit cards in state parks Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 142 Allowing certain tax credit for coal mined by underground methods Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 143 Relating to management of state parks Pending  House A&N Committee  03/17/97 
SB 144 Creating Disincentives to Frivolous Inmate Litigation Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/28/97 
SB 150 Supplementing and transferring between existing appropriations from state road fund, division of highways Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 151 Supplementing existing appropriations from state road fund, division of highways Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 152 Making supplemental appropriation to state police Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 153 Making supplemental appropriation to board of examiners for speech-language pathology and audiology Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 154 Supplementing and transferring between existing appropriations to regional jail and correctional facility authority Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 229 Clarifying registration and certificate of title provisions for certain mobile equipment Pending  Senate TRAN Committee  03/03/97 
SB 231 Expiring funds from revenue shortfall reserve fund; supplemental appropriation to civil contingent fund--flood relief Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 234 Increasing penalty for involuntary manslaughter Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/04/97 
SB 244 Supplementing and transferring between existing appropriations from state road fund, division of motor vehicles Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 245 Making supplemental appropriation to governor's office Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 246 Making supplemental appropriation to department of administration Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 248 Creating Deputy Sheriff Retirement System Act Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  03/06/97 
SB 249 Relating to visually impaired persons driving motor vehicles Pending  Senate TRAN Committee  03/06/97 
SB 257 Authorizing tourism fund support of 1997 southern legislative conference Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 258 Allowing teacher retirement when age and contributing service equal eighty Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  03/07/97 
SB 259 Providing cost of living increase for certain retired teachers Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  03/07/97 
SB 262 Creating Women's Access to Health Care Act Pending  Senate Finance Committee  04/07/97 
SB 263 Requiring biological grandparents have first right of adoption; exceptions Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/07/97 
SB 265 Providing supplemental benefits for certain retired teachers Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  03/07/97 
SB 268 Relating to sale of wine Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/10/97 
SB 271 Establishing juvenile detention facilities adjacent to regional jails Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/10/97 
SB 273 Dedicating certain funds for purposes of chestnut blight research Pending    3rd Reading  05/20/97 
SB 277 Expanding scope of practice of optometry Pending  Senate GOVO Committee  03/10/97 
SB 284 Finding and declaring certain claims against state Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 294 Providing voluntary fire department member's tax exemption for vehicle Pending  Senate Finance Committee  03/12/97 
SB 302 Validating foreign marriages; exceptions Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/12/97 
SB 310 Creating Freedom of Choice Health Care Act Pending  Senate Banking and Insurance Committee  03/12/97 
SB 311 Finding and declaring certain claims against state Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 312 Requiring electric and gas utilities maintain emergency telephone lines Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/12/97 
SB 314 Providing certain discount on insurance policies for homes with sprinkler systems Pending  Senate Banking and Insurance Committee  03/12/97 
SB 315 Finding and declaring certain claims against state Pending  Senate Finance Committee  03/12/97 
SB 319 Supplementing and transferring between existing appropriations, school building authority Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 320 Creating Telemarketing Registration and Fraud Prevention Act Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/13/97 
SB 322 Permitting certain reservations made by credit card in state parks Pending  Senate Natural Resources Committee  03/13/97 
SB 326 Creating Prohibition Against Partial-Birth Abortion; exception Pending  Senate Health and Human Resources Committee  03/13/97 
SB 332 Increasing lottery sales agent commissions Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 333 Creating Small Business Environmental Loan Program Pending    Concurrence  04/13/97 
SB 339 Relating to providing funerals for indigent persons Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 346 Creating Provider-Sponsored Networks Pending  Senate Banking and Insurance Committee  03/17/97 
SB 347 Increasing salary index of principals Pending  Senate Education Committee  03/17/97 
SB 367 Providing grants from development office to local and regional entities Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 368 Reducing total tax credits to all companies authorized by economic development authority Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 371 Providing privileges and immunity for persons reporting insurance fraud Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 374 Increasing base pay and allowance for active national guard members Pending  Senate Military Committee  03/19/97 
SB 385 Creating Good Samaritan Food Donation Act Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/20/97 
SB 387 Creating Small Business Tax and Workers' Compensation Amnesty Programs of 1997 Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/20/97 
SB 388 Providing tax credit for hiring of unemployed persons and welfare recipients Pending  Senate Finance Committee  03/20/97 
SB 398 Making supplemental appropriation to treasurer's office Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 399 Making supplemental appropriation to division of motor vehicles Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 400 Relating to Corridor G regional development authority Pending    Concurrence  04/13/97 
SB 404 Providing supplemental annuities and cost-of-living allowance for certain retired teachers Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  03/21/97 
SB 405 Providing certain review of surface mining reclamation plans Pending    Concurrence  04/13/97 
SB 414 Prohibiting children from riding in open truck bed; exceptions; penalty Pending  House Judiciary Committee  04/01/97 
SB 415 Prohibiting possession of tobacco products while in custody of regional jail and correctional facility authority Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 417 Reducing corporation net income tax Pending  Senate Finance Committee  03/21/97 
SB 419 Relating to ticket dispensers for on-line lottery games Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/21/97 
SB 434 Relating to driving under the influence; test and lock program Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/24/97 
SB 439 Relating to salary increase for conservation officers Pending    CONF  04/11/97 
SB 441 Limiting cemetery setting charges for veterans grave markers Pending  Senate Military Committee  03/24/97 
SB 442 Providing reduction in campground rental fees for certain veterans Pending  Senate Finance Committee  04/02/97 
SB 445 Exempting military pensions of certain retired veterans from income taxation Pending  Senate Military Committee  03/24/97 
SB 446 Relating to specialized license plates for all qualified veterans Pending  Senate TRAN Committee  03/24/97 
SB 452 Requiring political subdivisions give preference to resident vendors Pending  House Government Organization Committee  03/28/97 
SB 460 Standardizing design and construction plans for public school buildings Pending  Senate Education Committee  04/07/97 
SB 480 Setting charges for fees for services provided by secretary of state Pending  Senate GOVO Committee  03/24/97 
SB 481 Creating Medication Administration by Unlicensed Personnel Act Pending  Senate Health and Human Resources Committee  03/24/97 
SB 487 Removing certain disclosure requirements from debt collection practices Pending  House Judiciary Committee  04/07/97 
SB 500 Providing valuation of inactive coal reserves Pending  Senate Finance Committee  03/24/97 
SB 501 Restricting attendance of legislators at sponsored social events; exceptions Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/24/97 
SB 508 Relating to season in which dogs can be trained in hunting or tracking of wild animals Pending  Senate Natural Resources Committee  04/03/97 
SB 527 Restricting increases on assessment and taxation of Class II and Class III property Pending  House Finance Committee  04/07/97 
SB 529 Relating to freedom of information act Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/24/97 
SB 536 Making supplemental appropriation to division of corrections - correctional units Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 539 Making supplemental appropriation to division of human services - child support enforcement Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 540 Making supplemental appropriation to division of human services - medical services trust fund Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 541 Making supplemental appropriation to division of human services from surplus funds Pending    CONF  04/11/97 
SB 542 Making supplemental appropriation to division of human services Pending  House Finance Committee  04/01/97 
SB 543 Supplementing and transferring funds from tobacco company settlement to public employees insurance agency Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 564 Expiring funds from investment legal loss expense fund account Pending  House Introduction 04/12/97 
SB 565 Expiring funds from joint expenses; making supplemental appropriation to governor's office - civil contingent fund Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 566 Expiring funds from insurance commission - examination revolving fund Pending  House Introduction 04/12/97 
SB 567 Making supplemental appropriation to schools for the deaf and blind Vetoed    Governor  04/20/97 
SB 568 Making supplemental appropriation to secretary of state Pending  House Introduction 04/12/97 
SB 569 Making supplemental appropriation to department of agriculture Vetoed    Governor  04/20/97 
SB 570 Making supplemental appropriation of moneys remaining unappropriated in medical services trust fund Pending  House Introduction 04/12/97 
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