SECOND REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE BILL NO. 1777
93RD GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES BOWMAN (Sponsor), BROWN (50), SANDERS BROOKS,
CURLS, DAUS, DONNELLY, WITTE, OXFORD, WRIGHT-JONES, HAYWOOD, LOW (39), WALSH,
VILLA, STORCH AND DARROUGH (Co-sponsors).
Read 1st time February 15, 2006 and copies ordered printed.
STEPHEN S. DAVIS, Chief Clerk
To amend chapter 28, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to duties of the
secretary of state.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Chapter 28, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be
known as section 28.135, to read as follows:
28.135. The secretary of state shall establish a toll-free telephone number or shall
attempt to utilize, if available, 1-800-4GROWTH for business inquiries. Such number
shall be accessible during normal business hours and shall be answered by personnel of the
secretary of state. Such personnel shall be trained to respond to such business inquires and
shall direct such inquires to the appropriate state agency.