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Thomas R. Sands

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

Thomas R. Sands represents House District 88 in the Iowa House, is a member of 10 committees, and is the primary sponsor of 80 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:

    Phone: 515-281-3221

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • 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.

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  • HSB 671

    A study bill relating to the rebate of sales tax imposed and collected at an automobile racetrack facility and including effective date and retroactive applicability provisions. 3-6-14 Subcommittee assigned, Sands, Kelley, and Windschitl. H.J. 455. 3-19-14 Passed subcommittee. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2451)

  • HR 109

    A resolution recognizing February 10, 2014, as the 60th anniversary of the introduction of federal legislation to add the words, "under God," to the United States Pledge of Allegiance.

  • HR 108

    A resolution commemorating the members of the United States Cadet Nurse Corps.

Recent Votes

HF 2466

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9797.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 33.0
HF 2470

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9494.0
•••No: 22.0
•••Other: 44.0
SF 466

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 7272.0
•••No: 2323.0
•••Other: 55.0
SF 2315

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6666.0
•••No: 3131.0
•••Other: 33.0
SF 2336

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5353.0
•••No: 4444.0
•••Other: 33.0
HF 2465

Shall the bill pass?

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9090.0
•••No: 77.0
•••Other: 33.0
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