Representative Chaplik's Sponsored and
Co-Sponsored Legislation

Sponsored Bills:

HB2085 – Allows employees of licensed real estate agents to collect rent without requiring a license of their own.

HB2129 – Memorializes Arizona’s rodeo history with a memorial license plate that supports a rodeo museum and provides collegiate scholarships.

HB2616 – Prohibits any school district or government entity from requiring masks for kids without parental consent.

HB2770 – Specifies that businesses are not required to enforce a mask mandate that is established by any jurisdiction in Arizona.

HB2838 – Creates an opt-in income tax that allows businesses to pay to Arizona a tax that is deductible at the Federal level providing relief to privately-owned, “pass-through”, and typically small businesses.

Co-Sponsored Bills:

Election Integrity

HB2041Requires robust fraud countermeasures for all ballots including universal, specific, and watermarked paper, holographics, specific ink, unique ultraviolet signatures, and a QR code linking voters to a web-based ballot tracker. 

HB2054 – Requires the Secretary of State to use death certificates to remove voters from the AZ voter registration database.

HB2357 – Directs the Attorney General to conduct investigations into voter fraud and enforce subpoenas.

HB2358 – Requires county recorders to cancel voter registration when voter changes address out of county or state.

HB2359 – Requires that voting machines be further secured from unauthorized entry.

HB2360 – Directs the Secretary of State to operate the voter registration system with oversight from a committee of county recorders.

HB2364 – Adds identification requirements for pamphlets for school district override, initiative, and bond elections.

HB2569 – Prohibits any jurisdictions in the state from receiving private money to conduct elections.

HB2792 – Forbids election officers from delivering a ballot in the mail to anyone who has not requested an early ballot for that election.

HB2793 – Forbids agencies from registering a person to vote unless that person requests to register.

HB2794 – Prohibits state agents from modifying any election deadlines.

HB2811 – Prohibits agents of the state from registering voters day-of an election.

HCR2021 – Declares the legislature’s support for the Electoral College and opposition against any effort to overturn it.

HCR2023 – Declares the legislature’s opposition to any effort by the federal government to usurp election control and administration.

Public Safety

HB2110 – Allows courts to order community service in lieu of monetary obligations for civil traffic violations at the rate of the state’s minimum wage.

HB2309 – Classifies violent and disorderly assembly and some offenses conducted during such assemblies as Class 6 Felonies.

HB2317Funds the border wall, providing a desperately-needed defense against the rising crisis at Arizona’s southern border.

HB2484 – Prohibits trade and ownership of animal fighting paraphernalia.

HB2548 – Establishes laser possession at a riot or unlawful assembly as a misdemeanor.

HB2552 – Expands aggravated criminal damage to include damaging monuments as a felony.

HB2787 – Outlines what criminal information state agencies may and may not use when determining if a person’s criminal record disqualifies them from licenses.

HB2809 – Outlines labeling and advertising requirements for marijuana dispensaries.

HB2889 – Increasing sentences in sexual crimes against minors.

HCR2032 – Forbids elected officials from giving “stand-down” orders to public safety officers.

Second Amendment

HB2111 – Prohibits using any state resources to enforce any federal law that is inconsistent with the second amendment and any state law concerning the regulation of firearms.

HB2551 – Limits restrictions to unlawful carry locations.

HB2827 – Creates a civil action for firearm manufacturers, suppliers, shooting ranges, or trade associations that have been discriminated against by the government or a financial institution.

Government Accountability & Balance of Power

HB2310 – Reviews presidential executive orders and allows a legislative member to recommend its legality to the Attorney General, further checking the executive branch’s power.

HB2442 – Requires the county treasurer to post all annual and monthly reports on their website.

HCR2002 – Declares the legislature’s support for maintaining nine justices in the Supreme Court of the United States.

HCR2020 – Establishes the office of Lieutenant Governor, who runs on a joint ticket with the Governor.

Personal Freedom

HB2043Makes employers who reject religious exemptions liable for damages employees encounter when they take the vaccine.

HB2280This bill protects free speech online by prohibiting social media websites from deleting or censoring religious and political speech or using biased algorithms for the same effect.

HB2570 – Restricts the ability for state agencies to suspend business licenses due to not complying with a state of emergency order.

HB2648 – Religious services are considered essential services during a state of emergency.

HB2810 – Restricts the means and extent of civil asset forfeiture to cases where the offender is convicted and the state establishes clear and convincing evidence for forfeiture.

Free Markets & De-Regulation

HB2128 – Offers a state licensing waiver for active-duty military service members, their spouses, and recently honorably discharged veterans for their first license.

HB2497Immediately cuts the tax rate to a flat 2.5% for individuals and 1.5% for small businesses.

HB2876 – Requires the Arizona Department of Transportation and local government recoup a small portion of the costs that private businesses incur when bidding on a building contract.

Healthcare

HB2290 – Updates and streamlines terms for licensing healthcare institutions.

 

HB2292 – Allows the Arizona Regulatory Board of Physician Assistants to issue a new license to physician assistants who surrendered their license if the board determines the licensee be completely rehabilitated.

Education Freedom

HB2421 – Allows public schools to offer supplemental distance learning courses.

Other

HB2816 – Establishes a memorial license plate that supports an Arizonan charitable organization that supports children, families, and people in need, and improves the quality of life in Phoenix.

 

HCR2043 – Commemorates Ava Jeraldene Arpaio.