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Thomas R. Sands

Republican — Representative — District 88
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Thomas R. Sands represents House District 88 in the Iowa House, is a member of six committees, and is the primary sponsor of 83 bills.

2002 28645.61
2004 47444.3
2006 72781.19
2008 108534.83
2010 58252.77
2012 98399.66

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Home Office:

    13247 130th Street, Wapello, IA 52653
    Phone: 319-729-2280
  • Capitol Office:

    None
    Phone: 515-281-3221

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HF 94

    A bill for an act eliminating a requirement that taxpayers indicate on their tax returns the presence or absence of health care coverage for their dependent children and apply for certain public health care coverage, and including effective date and retroactive applicability provisions.

  • HSB 3

    A study bill for a resolution relating to the code of ethics of the House of Representatives for the Eighty-sixth General Assembly. 1-21-15 Subcommittee assigned, R. Taylor, Berry, Dawson, Jorgensen, Sands, and Thede. H.J. 135. 1-21-15 Passed subcommittee. (See Cmte. Bill HR 5)

  • HSB 4

    A study bill for a concurrent resolution relating to the joint rules governing lobbyists of the Senate and House of Representatives for the Eighty-sixth General Assembly. 1-21-15 Subcommittee assigned, R. Taylor, Berry, Dawson, Jorgensen, Sands, and Thede. H.J. 135. 1-21-15 Passed subcommittee. (See Cmte. Bill HCR 7)

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  • HR 123

    A resolution requesting that all necessary and immediate action be taken by the State of California, the United States Congress, the United States Attorney General, state legislatures, state governors, and state attorneys general to effectuate the repeal of California legislation enacted as AB 1437 that unconstitutionally infringes upon the Commerce Clause of the Constitution of the United States to the detriment of this nation's consumers and farmers.

  • HSB 675

    A study bill relating to Iowa's urban renewal law by establishing restrictions on the use of divided revenues, establishing restrictions on the issuance of certain bonds and indebtedness, modifying the methodology for calculating the amount of divided revenues, and including effective date provisions. 3-18-14 Subcommittee assigned, Sands, Isenhart, and Vander Linden. H.J. 533. 4-7-14 Passed subcommittee. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2467)

  • HR 119

    A resolution commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Resource Enhancement and Protection Program.

Recent Votes

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HF 81

Shall amendment H-1003 be adopted?

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 4242.0
•••No: 5757.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 81

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5555.0
•••No: 4444.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 80

Shall amendment H-1001 be adopted?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7171.0
•••No: 2828.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 80

Shall the rules be suspended to consider amendment H-1001?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5757.0
•••No: 4242.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 80

Shall amendment H-1002 be adopted?

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 4343.0
•••No: 5656.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 80

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5656.0
•••No: 4343.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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