NCSL Law, Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee
Co-Chair: Senator Whitney Westerfield, Kentucky
Vice Chair: Representative Roger Goodman, Washington
Vice Chair: Senator Shelley Hughes, Alaska
Vice Chair: Senator Diane Larson, North Dakota
Vice Chair: Senator Gerald Malloy, South Carolina
Vice Chair: Representative Barry Usher, Montana
Vice Chair: Representative Mike Weissman, Colorado
Staff Co-Chair: Patrick Guinan, Nevada
Staff Vice Chair: Sean Hamel, North Carolina
Staff Vice Chair: Robert Maldonado, South Carolina

NCSL Contacts: Nicole Ezeh (D.C.)  Alison Lawrence (Denver)  Susan Parnas Frederick (D.C.) 

Members by States

*Policy Working Group Member
Reid Scales
Alabama
Jimmetta Gourdine
Representative Harry Shiver
Representative Allen Treadaway
Alaska
Senator Tom Begich
Representative Matt Claman
Senator Shelley Hughes*
Senator Robert H. Myers
Arizona
Representative John Kavanagh
Arkansas
Senator Bob Ballinger
Representative Mark H. Berry
Representative Carol Dalby
Senator Stephanie Flowers
Senator Trent Garner
Representative Jimmy Gazaway
Representative Michelle Gray
Representative Ashley Hudson
Representative John Maddox
Representative Milton Nicks Jr.
Senator Terry Rice
Speaker Matthew J. Shepherd*
California
Assemblymember Cecilia M. Aguiar-Curry
Senator Ben Allen
Senator Steven Bradford
Stella Choe
Assemblymember Tom Daly
Assemblymember Mike A. Gipson
Senator Robert Hertzberg
Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin
Christian A Kurpiewski
Senator Monique Limon
Assemblymember Evan Low
Senator Richard Pan*
Assemblymember Bill Quirk
Drew Soderborg
Colorado
Senator Pete Lee
Representative Mike Weissman*
Representative Steven Woodrow
Connecticut
Courtney Cullinan Grasso
Vin Mauro
Shannon McCarthy
William O'Shea
Joe Quinn
Angela Rehm
Delaware
Senator Darius J. Brown
Mark John Cutrona
Senator Bruce C. Ennis
Senator Kyle Evans Gay
Senator David G. Lawson
Representative Sean M. Lynn
Representative John L. Mitchell Jr.
Yvette Smallwood
Holly Vaughn Wagner
District of Columbia
Councilmember Charles Allen
Councilmember Janeese Lewis George
Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie
Councilmember Brianne K. Nadeau*
Councilmember Brooke Pinto
Councilmember Robert White
Florida
Don Rubottom
Georgia
Representative Chuck Efstration
Brian Groome
Representative Eddie Lumsden
Matthew Wosotowsky
Hawaii
Representative Cedric Asuega Gates
Senator Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran
Senator Donna Mercado Kim
Senator Clarence K. Nishihara
Representative Scott Y. Nishimoto*
Senator Karl Rhoads
Representative Gregg Takayama
Illinois
James Dodge
Senator Elgie R. Sims
Indiana
Senator Michael Crider*
Patrick J. Cunningham Jr.
Trent Glass
Lawrence D. Hemphill III
K.C. Norwalk*
Representative Matt Pierce
Representative Gregory Steuerwald
Victoria Szczechowski
Senator Greg Taylor
Iowa
Representative Steven Holt
Julie Simon
Representative Mary Lynn Wolfe
Kansas
Representative John Barker
Representative John Carmichael
Representative Leo Delperdang
Representative Blaine Finch*
Senator David Haley
Representative Susan Humphries
Representative Timothy H. Johnson
Representative Lance W. Neelly
Representative Fred Patton
Senator Dennis Pyle
Representative Bradley Ralph
Representative John Resman
Representative Eric L. Smith
Senator Mike Thompson
Kentucky
Senator Danny Carroll
Katie Comstock
Senator C.B. Embry Jr.
Representative Joseph M. Fischer
Cynthia Galvin
Roberta Kiser
Melissa McQueen
Senator Gerald A. Neal
Representative Jason Nemes
Senator John Schickel
Matthew Trebelhorn
Senator Robin L. Webb
Senator Whitney Westerfield*
Senator David Yates
Jessica Zeh
Louisiana
Monique Appeaning*
Kelly Fogleman
Maine
Representative Danny Edward Costain
Senator Susan Deschambault
Representative Victoria E. Morales
Representative Richard A. Pickett
Representative William D. Pluecker
Maryland
Delegate Vanessa E. Atterbeary*
Delegate Jon S. Cardin
Senator Jill P. Carter
Delegate Charlotte Crutchfield
Senator Michael J. Hough
Delegate Lesley J. Lopez
Delegate David Moon
Delegate Neil Parrott
Delegate Jesse T. Pippy
Delegate Pam Queen
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg
Senator William C. Smith
Massachusetts
Carolyn Alessi
Senator William N. Brownsberger
Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz
Senator James B. Eldridge
Representative Carlos Gonzalez
Meghan Kilcoyne
Keith MacFarland
Senator Michael O. Moore*
Senator Michael F. Rush
Senator Walter F. Timilty
Michigan
Bruce Baker
Benjamin Gielczyk
John Maxwell
Robin Risko
Jonathan Shiflett
Neil Weinberg
Minnesota
Maren Bardal
Nathan Hopkins
Ben Johnson
Karen Lenertz
Senator Warren Limmer
Senator Sandra L. Pappas
John Walz
Representative Jay Xiong
Mississippi
Senator Juan Barnett
Representative Edward Blackmon Jr.
Deborah Coleman
Lonnie Edgar Jr.
Senator Joey Fillingane
Oona McKenzie
Representative Doug McLeod
Porscha Miner
Representative Thomas U. Reynolds II*
Senator Daniel H. Sparks
Gwennetta Tatum
Senator Brice Wiggins
Missouri
Senator Tony Luetkemeyer*
Senator Steven Roberts
Senator Bill White
Montana
Representative Michele Binkley
Representative Laurie Bishop
Senator Ellie Boldman
Julianne Burkhardt
Joe Carroll
Representative Steven Galloway
Senator Jen Gross
Representative Donavon Hawk
Representative Caleb Hinkle
Representative Rhonda Knudsen
Senator Shane Morigeau
Representative Fiona Nave
Representative Bob Phalen
Representative Brian Putnam
Representative Amy Regier
Senator Diane Sands
Representative Kerri Seekins-Crowe
Representative Lola Sheldon-Galloway
Representative Ed Stafman
Representative Danny Tenenbaum
Representative Barry Usher*
Senator Susan Webber
Rachel Weiss
Nebraska
Senator Wendy DeBoer
Senator Matt Hansen
Senator John McCollister
Senator Terrell McKinney
Keisha Patent
Senator Anna Wishart
Nevada
Patrick Guinan*
Assemblymember Rochelle T. Nguyen
Assemblymember Steve Yeager
New Hampshire
Representative Linda Harriott-Gathright
Michael Kane
Michael J. Landrigan
Representative Jennifer Rhodes
Kevin P. Ripple
Christopher M. Shea
Representative David Welch
New Jersey
Assemblymember Daniel R. Benson
Assemblymember John F. McKeon
Assemblymember Annette Quijano
Wendy S. Whitbeck
New Mexico
Senator Gregory A. Baca
Senator Craig W. Brandt
Senator Joseph Cervantes
Jon Courtney
Senator Katy M. Duhigg
Kevin Force
Elisabeth Johnson
Senator Linda M. Lopez
Representative Antonio Maestas*
Senator Brenda McKenna
Senator Nancy Rodriguez
Representative Angelica Rubio
Representative Debra M. Sarinana
Senator Elizabeth Stefanics
Senator Peter Wirth
New York
Assemblymember Jeffrion L. Aubry
Assemblymember Latrice M. Walker
Assemblymember David I. Weprin
North Carolina
Representative James L. Boles
Erika Churchill
Representative John Faircloth*
Senator Valerie P. Foushee
Sean Hamel*
Lisa Hollowell
Representative Pat B. Hurley
Kara McCraw
Representative Allen McNeill
Bill Patterson
Susan Sitze
Representative Sarah Stevens
North Dakota
Speaker Kim Koppelman
Senator Diane Larson*
Senator Richard Marcellais
Representative Shannon Roers Jones
Ohio
Senator Nathan H. Manning
Elisabet (Lisa) K. Sandberg
Senator Cecil Thomas
Oklahoma
Matt Duehning*
Representative Justin Humphrey
Senator Darcy Jech
Representative Robert Manger
Senator Joe Newhouse
Representative Rande Worthen
Oregon
Senator Michael Dembrow
Senator Floyd Prozanski
Senator Janeen Sollman
Pennsylvania
Representative Timothy R. Bonner
Representative Barry J. Jozwiak
Representative Rob W. Kauffman
Representative Todd Stephens
Puerto Rico
Senator Gretchen Hau
Senator Henry Neumann Zayas
Senator Ana Irma Rivera Lassen
Rhode Island
Representative Mia A. Ackerman
Senator Stephen R. Archambault
Representative Christopher Blazejewski
Senator Cynthia Armour Coyne
Representative Robert E. Craven
Representative Leonela Felix
Senator Frank S. Lombardi
Senator Michael J. McCaffrey
South Carolina
Senator Karl B. Allen
Senator Tom Davis
J.J. Gentry*
Senator Marlon E. Kimpson
Robert Maldonado*
Senator Gerald Malloy*
Representative Chris Murphy
Senator Ronnie A. Sabb
Jane O. Shuler
Charles D Williams Jr.*
South Dakota
Representative Aaron Aylward
Senator Michael Diedrich
Senator Red Dawn Foster
Representative Jon Hansen
Representative Scott Odenbach
Representative Sue K. Peterson
Representative Tom Pischke
Representative Rebecca Reimer
Senator Michael H. Rohl
Senator Arthur L. Rusch
Representative Bethany Soye
Representative Tamara St. John
Senator Wayne H. Steinhauer
Tennessee
Erwin David Aguilera
Senator Raumesh Akbari
Senator Mike Bell
Senator Janice Bowling
Representative Karen D. Camper
Matthew Cook
Representative Michael G. Curcio
Representative Andrew Farmer
Senator Todd Gardenhire
Senator Brian Kelsey
Senator Sara Kyle
Representative William Lamberth
Senator Jon Lundberg*
Senator Bill Powers
Senator Paul Rose
Meredith Vitale
Texas
Angela Alexander
Kristi Ayala
Maria Breitschopf
Shalyn Bridges
Yvonne Danae Bush
Jessica Connaughton
Nelissa Conners
Lauren Cooper
Cathy Eady
Kaylei Elworth
Brigid Essing
Krissie Farmer
Mackenzie Fitzgerald
John Garza
Katherine Glanz
Ashley Nichole Graves
Jeffrey Guidry
Brian Gumz
Jon Heining
Matthew Hodgson
Senator Bryan Hughes
Jennifer G Jones*
Samuel Kim
Chandler Lewis*
Stephen Loomis
Kelly Lowe
Barrett McPhaul
Adam Moses
Brittany Peters
Joseph Ritchick
Robert Romig
David Saldivar
Jacy Selcoe
Elizabeth Shannon
Tracey Snelson
Patsy Spaw
Meaghan Walsh
Rod Welsh
Mark Wimmer
Allison Zaby
Utah
Senator Kirk A. Cullimore Jr.
Senator Don L. Ipson
Senator Jani Iwamoto
Representative A. Cory Maloy
Senator Karen Mayne
Senator Kathleen Riebe
Gary Syphus
Senator Daniel W. Thatcher
Senator Todd Weiler
Vermont
Catherine Benham
Michele Childs*
Erik FitzPatrick
Representative Maxine Grad
Brynn Hare
Representative Barbara Rachelson
BetsyAnn Wrask
Virginia
Bill Cramme
Senator Janet D. Howell
Senator David W. Marsden
Senator Jennifer L. McClellan
Senator Ryan T. McDougle
Senator J. Chapman Petersen
Steve Steven Pike
Washington
Representative Roger Goodman*
Representative Gina Mosbrucker
Wisconsin
Katie Bender-Olson
Cathlene Hanaman
Representative Cody Horlacher*
Peggy Hurley
Thomas A Koss
David Moore
Amber Otis
Mike Queensland
Melissa Schmidt
Representative Michael Schraa
Representative John Spiros
Representative Shelia Stubbs
Wyoming
Senator Affie Ellis
Representative Rachel L. Rodriguez-Williams