99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Hearing Schedule

Hearing Date Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Committee:General Laws
Chair:Cornejo, Robert - (Rep-64)
Vice Chair:Mathews, Kirk - (Rep-110)
Date:Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Time:2:30 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HCR 4 -- COMMISSION ON COMPENSATION
Sponsor: Bernskoetter, Mike (Rep-059)
Disapproves the salary recommendations of the Missouri Citizens Commission on Compensation for Elected Officials

Committee:Joint Committee on Education
Chair:Romine, Gary - (Sen-03)
Vice Chair:Wood, David - (Rep-58)
Date:Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Location:Senate Committee Room 1
Note:Presentation from Missouri Department of Higher Education on the Missouri Higher Education System Review Task Force Interim Report. Members of the JCED updated to reflect new appointments. Amended 2
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Judiciary
Chair:McGaugh, Joe Don - (Rep-39)
Vice Chair:Corlew, Kevin - (Rep-14)
Date:Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Time:5:00PM or Upon Adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 50 -- 16TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
Sponsor: Roeber, Rebecca (Rep-034)
Eliminates division designations for circuit and associate courts in the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit
HB 34 -- UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE
Sponsor: Plocher, Dean (Rep-089)
Changes the laws regarding the Uniform Commercial Code to adopt the current version of Articles 1 and 7
HB 35 -- INTOXICATION RELATED PROCEEDINGS
Sponsor: Plocher, Dean (Rep-089)
Modifies admissibility of chemical test results in intoxication related proceedings
HB 285 -- RESPONSIVE PLEADING FAMILY LAW
Sponsor: Beard, Nathan (Rep-052)
Specifies that a responsive pleading must be filed in any motion to modify a child support, spousal maintenance, or child custody judgment
HB 287 -- GUARDIANSHIP OF MINORS
Sponsor: Beard, Nathan (Rep-052)
Allows the court to grant visitation between the parents of a minor who has been appointed a guardian and the minor if the court finds it in the best interests of the minor
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 50 -- 16TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
Sponsor: Roeber, Rebecca (Rep-034)
Eliminates division designations for circuit and associate courts in the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit
HB 34 -- UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE
Sponsor: Plocher, Dean (Rep-089)
Changes the laws regarding the Uniform Commercial Code to adopt the current version of Articles 1 and 7
HB 35 -- INTOXICATION RELATED PROCEEDINGS
Sponsor: Plocher, Dean (Rep-089)
Modifies admissibility of chemical test results in intoxication related proceedings
HB 285 -- RESPONSIVE PLEADING FAMILY LAW
Sponsor: Beard, Nathan (Rep-052)
Specifies that a responsive pleading must be filed in any motion to modify a child support, spousal maintenance, or child custody judgment
HB 287 -- GUARDIANSHIP OF MINORS
Sponsor: Beard, Nathan (Rep-052)
Allows the court to grant visitation between the parents of a minor who has been appointed a guardian and the minor if the court finds it in the best interests of the minor

Committee:Special Committee on Litigation Reform
Chair:Lant, Bill - (Rep-159)
Vice Chair:White, Bill - (Rep-161)
Date:Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 95 -- COLLATERAL SOURCE RULE
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Modifies provisions relating to the collateral source rule and provides that parties may introduce evidence of the actual cost, rather than the value, of the medical care rendered
HB 153 -- EXPERT WITNESSES
Sponsor: Corlew, Kevin (Rep-014)
Modifies provisions relating to expert witnesses

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - Education
Chair:Rowland, Lyle - (Rep-155)
Vice Chair:Andrews, Allen - (Rep-1)
Date:Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:Organizational Meeting and Public Testimony on Deptartment of Elementary & Secondary Education. If you would like to be on the list to testify, please call Rep. Rowland's office at (573) 751-2042. We will also have a sign in sheet at the hearing.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - Health, Mental Health, and Social Services
Chair:Wood, David - (Rep-58)
Vice Chair:Smith, Cody - (Rep-163)
Date:Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Introductions and overview
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Hearing Date Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Committee:Budget
Chair:Fitzpatrick, Scott - (Rep-158)
Vice Chair:Alferman, Justin - (Rep-61)
Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time:8:30 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 191 -- ALCOHOL AND TOBACCO CONTROL FUND
Sponsor: Conway, Kathie (Rep-104)
Modifies provisions relating to the use of moneys in the Alcohol and Tobacco Control Fund
HB 192 -- BOAT TITLE AND REGISTRATION FEES
Sponsor: Conway, Kathie (Rep-104)
Requires boat title and registration fees collected annually in excess of one million dollars to be deposited in the Water Patrol Division Fund

Committee:Crime Prevention and Public Safety
Chair:Phillips, Don - (Rep-138)
Vice Chair:Hill, Justin - (Rep-108)
Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time:12:00PM or upon adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:We plan to have a brief organizational time for introductions of committee members before hearing of bills.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 57 -- HATE CRIMES
Sponsor: Haefner, Marsha (Rep-095)
Adds to the list of hate crimes certain offenses committed against law enforcement officers and first responders when the offenses are committed because the person is a law enforcement officer or first responder
HB 302 -- LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS
Sponsor: Hill, Justin (Rep-108)
Establishes the offense of intentionally targeting a law enforcement officer and creates a Blue Alert System
HB 228 -- BLUE ALERT SYSTEM
Sponsor: Dogan, Shamed (Rep-098)
Establishes the Blue Alert System and the Blue Alert System Oversight Committee to assist in the identification and location of any person suspected of killing or seriously wounding a law enforcement officer
HB 180 -- LAW ENFORCEMENT RECOGNITION ACT
Sponsor: Phillips, Don (Rep-138)
Designates the week beginning on the second Saturday in June as "Law Enforcement Recognition Week"

Committee:General Laws
Chair:Cornejo, Robert - (Rep-64)
Vice Chair:Mathews, Kirk - (Rep-110)
Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Location:North Gallery
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCR 4 -- COMMISSION ON COMPENSATION
Sponsor: Bernskoetter, Mike (Rep-059)
Disapproves the salary recommendations of the Missouri Citizens Commission on Compensation for Elected Officials

Committee:Health and Mental Health Policy
Chair:Frederick, Keith - (Rep-121)
Vice Chair:Morris, Lynn - (Rep-140)
Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time:12:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 66 -- NEWBORN SCREENING REQUIREMENTS
Sponsor: Ruth, Becky (Rep-114)
Expands the newborn screening requirements to include spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) and Hunter syndrome
HB 122 -- PHYSICIANS SPORTS MEDICINE SERVICES
Sponsor: Frederick, Keith (Rep-121)
Modifies provisions regarding physicians providing sports medicine services
HB 544 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: Barnes, Jay (Rep-060)
Specifies that primary care providers who provide services to MO HealthNet participants after normal business hours are eligible for additional reimbursement

Committee:Local Government
Chair:Fraker, Lyndall - (Rep-137)
Vice Chair:Hannegan, Tom - (Rep-65)
Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time:12:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:Commmittee will meet at noon, or upon adjourment, whichever is later
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 48 -- PUBLIC SAFETY SALES TAX
Sponsor: Lichtenegger, Donna (Rep-146)
Authorizes the City of Jackson to impose a sales tax dedicated to public safety
HB 51 -- CEMETERY TRUST FUNDS
Sponsor: Andrews, Allen (Rep-001)
Authorizes county commissions that oversee cemetery funds to utilize investment managers
HB 87 -- COUNTY SPECIAL ROAD AND BRIDGE TAX
Sponsor: Henderson, Mike (Rep-117)
Revises the definition of counties exempt from certain requirements of the county special road and bridge tax
HB 200 -- COUNTY BUDGETS
Sponsor: Fraker, Lyndall (Rep-137)
Repeals the expiration date on procedures related to county budget shortfalls

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - Agriculture, Conservation, Natural Resources, and Economic Development
Chair:Redmon, Craig - (Rep-4)
Vice Chair:Spencer, Bryan - (Rep-63)
Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time:Noon or Upon Adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Organizational Meeting
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - Education
Chair:Rowland, Lyle - (Rep-155)
Vice Chair:Andrews, Allen - (Rep-1)
Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:Presentation by Lottery Commission/DESE Public Testimony continued if necessary
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - General Administration
Chair:Bahr, Kurt - (Rep-102)
Vice Chair:Taylor, Jered - (Rep-139)
Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Organizational meeting
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - Health, Mental Health, and Social Services
Chair:Wood, David - (Rep-58)
Vice Chair:Smith, Cody - (Rep-163)
Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:Public Testimony on Department of Mental Health. If you would like to be on the list to testify, please call Rep. Wood's office at (573) 751-2077. We will also have a sign in sheet at the hearing.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Workforce Development
Chair:Lauer, Jeanie - (Rep-32)
Vice Chair:Fitzwater, Travis - (Rep-49)
Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note:Informational Meeting
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.
Accessibility Accommodations are available. Please contact Greg Sandbothe at (573) 526-0594. An advance notice of 48 hours before the scheduled hearing is required. TDD# (573) 751-3969
Notice of the intent to audio or video record all or any portion of a committee proceeding must be given to the Chairman of each committee in advance of the hearing.