99th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Consent and House Procedure, Chairman
Health and Mental Health Policy
Special Committee on Innovation and Technology
MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City MO 65101
Rep. Donna Pfautsch, a Republican, represents parts of Cass, Jackson, and Lafayette counties (District 33) in the Missouri House of Representatives.
Prior to being elected, she served as alderwoman and mayor pro tem for the city of Harrisonville.
A lifelong resident of Cass Co., Rep. Pfautsch grew up on a large crop and dairy farm south of Pleasant Hill. She graduated from Pleasant Hill High School, and received bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Central Missouri. She retired in 2012 after 40 years as a teacher and gifted-education facilitator in the Harrisonville school district.
Rep. Pfautsch and her husband, Larry, own a 110-acre Century Farm southeast of Pleasant Hill. They have two children, Tobias and Emily, and two grandchildren.
Extends the sunset on the early learning quality assurance report program
Requires each school district to establish a policy on acceleration and districts with gifted education programs to establish appeal procedures
Modifies provision for making claims to unclaimed property
Changes the laws regarding unclaimed property
Requires persons applying for teaching certificates to teach pre-K through sixth grade to meet certain literacy-oriented coursework and exam requirements.
Modifies provisions relating to eye drops for newborn infants
Modifies provisions relating to methods of self-insurance for workers' compensation