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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 seven committees, and is the primary sponsor of 86 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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  • HJR 8

    A joint resolution requesting the proposal of an amendment to the Constitution of the United States imposing fiscal restraints upon and limiting the power and jurisdiction of the federal government.

  • HR 8

    A resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the milestone achieved by the first African Americans to serve in the Iowa General Assembly, the Honorable Willie Stevenson Glanton and the Honorable James H. Jackson.

  • HSB 104

    A study bill relating to and providing for the facilitation of broadband access in targeted areas of the state, including property tax incentives for broadband infrastructure installation, a broadband grant program and fund, making appropriations, and including applicability provisions. 2-3-15 Subcommittee assigned, Cownie, Hall, Oldson, Sands, and Soderberg. H.J. 249.

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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)

Recent Votes

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HF 351

Shall the rules be suspended to consider amendment H-1011?

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 99.0
•••No: 8989.0
•••Other: 22.0
SF 171

Shall the committee amendment H-1009 be adopted?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5454.0
•••No: 4545.0
•••Other: 11.0
SF 257

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5353.0
•••No: 4646.0
•••Other: 11.0
SF 171

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5555.0
•••No: 4444.0
•••Other: 11.0
SF 172

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5555.0
•••No: 4444.0
•••Other: 11.0
SF 172

Shall committee amendment H-1010 be adopted?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5353.0
•••No: 4545.0
•••Other: 22.0
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Sources

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