96th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
SOCIAL SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB1032Allen, Sue HB 10322/8/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4130L.01I - Adds a licensed professional counselor to the list of those authorized to conduct a full investigation into whether an individual is suitable as an adoptive parent
SB457Schmitt, Eric SCS SB 4572/20/2012 Senate Substitute Offered (S)
  4432S.05C - Modifies provisions of mandatory reporting of child sexual abuse
SB474Kraus, Will SCS SB 4742/16/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4439S.02C - Requires the Department of Social Services to take steps to mandate the use of photo identification for the food stamp program
SB481Stouffer, Bill SB 4811/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Ways and Means and Fiscal Oversight (S)
  4386S.01I - Creates a tax credit for contributions to developmental disability care providers and modifies provisions of the residential treatment agency tax credit program
SB500Wright-Jones, Robin SB 5001/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4420S.01I - Modifies state legal expense coverage of certain health professionals and modifies hospital patient safety policies
SB511Schaaf, Rob SB 5111/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4476S.01I - Provides that no amendments shall be made to the Missouri State Medicaid Plan without first obtaining approval from the Joint Committee on MO HealthNet
SB512Schaaf, Rob SB 5121/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4328S.01I - Prohibits restrictive physician employment contracts
SB526Schaaf, Rob SB 5261/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Small Business, Insurance, and Industry (S)
  4329S.01I - Requires health carriers to credential health care professionals within 60 calendar days of receipt of complete application
SB529Schaaf, Rob SB 5291/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4336S.01I - Prohibits hospitals from requiring physicians to agree to make patient referrals as a condition of receiving medical staff privileges
SB550Schaaf, Rob SB 5501/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4331S.01I - Requires certain state agencies to update and verify the accuracy of the information on the respective websites, as the websites pertain to health care
SB556Curls, Shalonn SB 5561/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  4172S.01I - Allows courts to suspend imposition of an adult criminal sentence for certain juvenile offenders
HB1078Sater, David HB 10785/2/2012 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  4050L.01I - Authorizes the MO HealthNet Division to implement a statewide dental delivery system to ensure recipient participation and access to providers of dental services under MO HealthNet
HB1102Swinger, Terry HB 11024/4/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4658L.01I - Requires any person who observes a child being subjected to sexual abuse to immediately report or cause a report to be made to the Children's Division
HB1137Lauer, Jeanie HCS HB 11375/1/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4211L.03P - Changes the laws regarding adoptions
HB1172Franz, Ward HB 11726/25/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4805L.01T - Changes the laws regarding the Residential Treatment Agency Tax Credit Program and establishes the Developmental Disability Care Provider Tax Credit Program
HB1187Parkinson, Mark HB 11871/25/2012 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  4584L.01I - Requires all purchases made with Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits by a Missouri recipient to be limited to only in-state purchases
SB617Schaaf, Rob SB 6171/9/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5108S.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to promulgate rules specifying the eligibility process for the MO HealthNet Spenddown Program
HB1220Hubbard, Penny HCS HB 12203/22/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  5026L.02P - Requires the Department of Corrections to establish a two-year pilot project to increase the access that children have to their incarcerated mothers
HB1238Nance, Bob HB 12383/28/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4053L.01I - Specifies that certain felons must be eligible for food stamp program benefits
HB1267Denison, Charlie HB 12674/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4851L.01P - Requires all children over 15 years of age who are in the foster care system or the Division of Youth Services Program to receive a visit to a state university or community or technical college in Missouri
HB1278Long, Thomas SCS HCS HB 1278 & 11525/18/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4530S.06C - Changes the laws regarding certain tax credits and establishes the Developmental Disability Care Provider Tax Credit Program
HB1323Black, Linda SCS HCS#2 HB 13237/10/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5196S.09T - Establishes the Low-Wage Trap Elimination Act and Sam Pratt's Law and changes the laws regarding child abuse and neglect investigations and unlicensed child care providers
SB678Schaaf, Rob SB 6781/18/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4627S.02I - Requires certain health care facilities to report adverse health events to the Department of Health and Senior Services
SB682Richardson, Todd HCS SS SCS SB 6826/18/2012 Approved by Governor (G)
  4808H.05T - Requires that certain pain management techniques be performed by licensed physicians
HB1350Schupp, Jill HB 13502/29/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4155L.01I - Establishes Nathan's Law which changes the laws regarding child care facilities
HB1394Brandom, Ellen HB 13945/3/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5212L.01I - Specifies that no public assistance benefits can be used by a recipient to purchase liquor or tobacco products
HB1459Cierpiot, Mike HB 14592/2/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4524L.01I - Disqualifies a person from becoming a candidate for a school board if he or she has a substantiated report of child abuse or neglect on the Child Abuse and Neglect Registry
HB1470Taylor, Sylvester HB 14703/28/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4376L.01I - Expands the list of mandatory reporters of child abuse and neglect to include a coach, scout leader, youth leader, and any volunteer who has direct contact with children
HB1491Haefner, Marsha HB 14913/28/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5455L.01I - Requires a mandatory reporter of child abuse and neglect to make a report and removes the option of causing a report to be made
HB1515Schad, Rodney HCS HB 15154/30/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  5415L.04P - Changes the laws regarding crimes and criminal procedures
SB707Cunningham, Jane SB 7071/26/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5435S.01I - Restricts the authority of radiology benefit managers to deny diagnostic testing ordered and recommended by a physician
SB712Lamping, John SB 7121/26/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5349S.01I - Modifies the criteria for determining that a child is a special needs child for the purposes of the special needs adoption tax credit
HB1563Sater, David SS SCS HCS HB 15637/12/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5569S.06T - Changes the laws regarding healthcare services
HB1565Cauthorn, John HB 15654/4/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4492L.01I - Requires mandatory reporters of child abuse to report when they are working or acting in their official capacity and allows them to report when they are not
HB1576Largent, Scott SS HCS HB 15766/25/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5298S.04T - Allows certain state-licensed foster parents to purchase health insurance from the Missouri Consolidated Health Care Plan at the premium rate established for state employees
HB1577Largent, Scott HB 15776/25/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5395L.01T - Requires schools to implement specified criteria regarding the enrollment and educational success of foster care children
HB1578Largent, Scott HB 15782/29/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  5297L.01I - Exempts reimbursement payments made under a contract to provide respite care for children in foster care from individual and corporate income tax
SB739Cox, Stanley HCS SB 7395/16/2012 Senate Conference Committee Appointed (S)
  4209L.03C - Modifies provison relating to administrative child support orders
SB742Brown, Dan HCS SS SB 7425/10/2012 Rules - No Action Taken (H)
  5590L.07C - Requires health carriers to credential a health care practitioner within 60 days of receiving a completed application
SB744Wright-Jones, Robin SCS SB 7443/5/2012 SEE COMMENTS
  5600S.03C - Requires video camera surveillance of public spaces within the State Capitol building and authorizes private security within the State Capitol
SB750Schmitt, Eric SB 7502/6/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5612S.02I - Modifies provisions relating to advertisements by health care providers and delegation of authority
SB758Black, Linda HCS SCS SB 7585/17/2012 Third Read and Passed with Amendments (H)
  5601L.04C - Changes the laws regarding hotline calls and investigations of child abuse and neglect to the Children's Division
SB766Schaefer, Kurt SB 7662/8/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4381S.03I - Extends the sunset on the Residential Treatment Agency Tax Credit program until August 2018 and modifies other provisions of the program
SB772Brown, Dan SB 7722/8/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5711S.01I - Enacts provisions regarding the prescribing and administering of abortion-inducing drugs
HB1713Grisamore, Jeff HB 17132/27/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  4742L.01I - Adds, subject to appropriations, prescribed, medically necessary hearing aids to the list of services covered under the MO HealthNet Program
HB1714Grisamore, Jeff HB 17142/27/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  5696L.01I - Adds, subject to appropriations, comprehensive day rehabilitation services beginning soon after trauma for individuals with disabling impairment to the list of services covered under MO HealthNet benefits
SB830Wasson, Jay SB 8302/23/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5963S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to physician assistant supervision
SB836Schaaf, Rob SB 8362/27/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6021S.01I - Requires certain state agencies to update and verify the accuracy of the information on the respective websites, as the websites pertain to social service programs
HB1842Lant, Bill HB 18424/19/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  6003L.02I - Establishes the Joint Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect to make a continuing study and analysis of the state child abuse and neglect reporting and investigation system
SB855Schaaf, Rob SB 8552/28/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6033S.01I - Modifies the eligibility requirements for food stamps assistance as it relates to ineligible immigrants
SB880Wasson, Jay SB 8802/29/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6039S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to physician assistant supervision during declared emergencies
HB1877Sommer, Chrissy HCS HB 18775/9/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5864L.03C - Specifies that a recipient of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits who makes an electronic benefit transaction at any casino or gaming establishment will be ineligible for benefits for three years
HB1882Brown, Wanda HB 18824/25/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  6114L.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for food stamp assistance as it relates to an ineligible immigrant
HB1903Koenig, Andrew HB 19034/18/2012 Referred: General Laws (H)
  6057L.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to seek a federal waiver to mandate the use of photo identification for continued eligibility in the food stamp program administered in this state
HB1977Oxford, Jeanette Mott HB 19775/1/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5271L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the reporting of cruelty, abuse, or neglect of the elderly, children, or animals
HB1987Leara, Mike HB 19875/18/2012 Referred: Children and Families (H)
  6242L.01I - Changes the laws regarding mental health screenings in schools and establishes the Administration of Psychotropic Medications to Children Act
HB1994Carlson, Susan HB 19944/18/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6159L.01I - Allows prospective adoptive parents and the parents of a prospective adoptee to enter into a post adoption contract agreement to allow contact between the former parents and the adoptee
HB2038Wallingford, Wayne HB 20385/3/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  6206L.02I - Establishes Jonathan's Law which changes the requirements for the certification and transfer of a juvenile case to a court of general jurisdiction
HB2078Oxford, Jeanette Mott HB 20784/18/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  6292L.01I - Requires the Children's Division to establish rules to modify the income eligibility criteria for individuals receiving a child care subsidy benefit
HCR56Nasheed, Jamilah HCR 565/18/2012 Referred: Health Care Policy (H)
  6328L.01I - Strongly urges the MO HealthNet Division to allow all qualified managed care providers to participate in the MO HealthNet Program and the Commissioner of Administration to award contracts to such providers