FIRST REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE BILL NO. 754
94TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES KELLY (Sponsor), MOORE AND DEEKEN (Co-sponsors).
Read 1st time February 6, 2007 and copies ordered printed.
D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk
To repeal section 217.045, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the
department of corrections.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Section 217.045, RSMo, is repealed and one new section enacted in lieu
thereof, to be known as section 217.045, to read as follows:
217.045. 1. The department shall have the authority to enter into arrangements with the
federal government for the receipt and disbursement of federal funds under any applicable
federal guidelines, subject to appropriations, to carry out the purposes of the department and
shall submit such plans and reports as may be required.
2. The director shall approve such applications for federal assistance administered
through the department as may be considered advisable after consultation with the appropriate
3. The department shall also have the authority to receive and disburse such other
funds as may be appropriated and directed by the general assembly.