97th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
SOCIAL SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB682Curls, Shalonn SB 6821/8/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4894S.01I - Allows judges to suspend the imposition of an adult criminal sentence for juvenile offenders
SB736Sater, David SB 7361/16/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5347S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program
SB802Dixon, Bob SB 8021/29/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5657S.01I - Extends certain time periods for when child abuse and neglect investigations and determinations shall be made by the Children's Division
SB805Justus, Jolie SB 8051/30/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5727S.01I - Allows foster children to contract for automobile insurance
SB847Schaaf, Rob SB 8472/10/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5245L.02I - Modifies provisions relating to health care
SB899Justus, Jolie SB 8992/19/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6095S.01I - Requires MO HealthNet reimbursement to hospitals for donor milk provided to infants
SB900Lamping, John SB 9002/19/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6107S.01I - Changes the vision examination requirements for Blind Pension recipients
SB953Nasheed, Jamilah SB 9532/26/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6260S.01I - Raises the fiscal year cap for the Maternity Home Tax Credit from $2 million to $2.5 million
SB974Rupp, Scott SB 9742/27/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6282S.01I - Creates reporting requirements for managed care organizations
SB977Schmitt, Eric SB 9772/27/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6139S.01I - Allows for managed care organizations to offer incentives for the use of primary care of preventive care services
SB661LeVota, Paul SB 6611/6/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  4999S.01I - Provides for the expansion of MO HealthNet services beginning on January 1, 2015
SB739Romine, Gary SCS SB 7393/13/2014 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  5381S.09C - Modifies provisions relating to the MO HealthNet program
HB1280English, Keith HB 12801/16/2014 Referred: General Laws
  4183H.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
HB1322Ellinger, Rory HB 13221/16/2014 Referred: General Laws
  4034L.01I - Allows a person convicted of a drug-related felony to become eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits upon meeting certain conditions
HB1405Ellington, Brandon HB 14051/28/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  4520L.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for medical assistance under the MO HealthNet program
HB1405Ellington, Brandon HB 14051/28/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  4520L.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for medical assistance under the MO HealthNet program
HB1520Gardner, Kimberly HB 15201/29/2014 Referred: Special Standing Committee on Urban Issues
  5275L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program to provide low-income seniors with fresh Missouri-grown produce
HB1608LaFaver, Jeremy HB 16082/5/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  5600L.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for medical assistance under the MO HealthNet Program by expanding eligibility to 138% of the federal poverty level
HB1686Butler, Michael HB 16862/11/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  5601L.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for medical assistance under the MO HealthNet Program by expanding eligibility to 138% of the federal poverty level
HB1702Ellington, Brandon HB 17022/11/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  5599L.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for medical assistance under the MO HealthNet Program by expanding eligibility to 138% of the federal poverty level
HB1786Kelly, Chris HB 17862/18/2014 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5296L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the reporting of sexual abuse in schools
HB1837Gardner, Kimberly HB 18373/4/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  4264H.01I - Adds telehealth services to the list of services covered under MO HealthNet
HB1970Rehder, Holly HB 19703/4/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  6073H.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to establish a pilot program to provide Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participants access to fresh fruit and vegetables at farmers' markets
HB1991Schupp, Jill HB 19915/16/2014 Referred: Health Care Policy
  6101H.01I - Changes the laws regarding eligibility for MO HealthNet benefits
HB2039Haahr, Elijah HB 20394/23/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  6231H.01I - Authorizes the Family Support Division to intercept excursion gambling boat winnings from an obligor owing an arrearage under a child support order
HB2086Mitten, Gina HB 20865/16/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  5136L.01I - Expands income eligibility under the MO HealthNet Program to 138% of the federal poverty level and changes various provisions regarding the delivery of health care to improve health care outcomes
HB2120Walker, Nate HB 21205/16/2014 Referred: Judiciary
  6375H.01I - Changes the laws regarding child custody, visitation rights, and adoption
HB2181Korman, Bart HB 21814/1/2014 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  6160L.03I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to adequately fund education for any student whose care is undertaken by the state
HB2183Butler, Michael HB 21834/15/2014 Referred: Judiciary
  6455H.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to develop a pilot program which would allow eligible non-custodial parents to reduce the past-due child support they owe to the state
HB2195Curtis, Courtney Allen HB 21955/16/2014 Referred: Judiciary
  6438L.01I - Expands the Incentive Subsidy Program to encourage municipal courts to seek assistance from the Division of Youth Services in order to utilize community early intervention programs for youth
HB1068Mims, Bonnaye HB 10681/16/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  4535L.01I - Allows certain felons to be eligible for federal food stamp program benefits
HB1117LaFaver, Jeremy HB 11171/16/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  4647L.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for medical assistance under the MO HealthNet program
HB1168Butler, Michael HB 11681/16/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  4790L.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for medical assistance under the MO HealthNet Program
HB1239Kelly, Chris HB 12393/25/2014 Public Hearing Continued (H)
  5152H.02I - Changes the income eligibility requirements for medical assistance under the MO HealthNet program
HB1555Jones, Caleb HB 15551/29/2014 Referred: General Laws
  5299H.01I - Requires the child abuse and neglect hotline to receive calls regarding elder abuse during the hours the elder abuse and neglect hotline is closed
HB1586Koenig, Andrew HB 15862/27/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5260H.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to seek a federal waiver to mandate that electronic benefit cards be imprinted with a photograph of the recipient
HB1740Jones, Caleb HB 17403/11/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5684L.01I - Allows providers of medical assistance benefits to use clinical decision support tools as an alternative to prior authorization when determining the clinical appropriateness of services or procedures
HB1785Bahr, Kurt HB 17853/31/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5690L.01I - Requires the MO HealthNet Division to seek an amendment to the Home and Community-based Waiver to allow structured family caregiving to be a covered service
HB1879Barnes, Jay HB 18792/24/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6085H.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to establish a pilot program to provide Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participants with access to fresh fruit and vegetables
HB1969Barnes, Jay HB 19693/25/2014 Public Hearing Continued (H)
  6188H.01I - Changes the laws regarding MO HealthNet eligibility and benefits
HB1972Allen, Sue HB 19723/12/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6180H.01I - Changes the requirements for providing comprehensive health care for public assistance recipients
HB2000Jones, Caleb HB 20003/25/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5312H.01I - Establishes the Foster Children's Bill of Rights
HB2056Brown, Wanda HB 20564/3/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5787H.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for supplemental nutrition assistance as it relates to an ineligible immigrant
HB2080Torpey, Noel HB 20805/5/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5849H.02I - Changes the laws regarding public medical assistance
HB2267Allen, Sue HB 22674/28/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6462L.01I - Transfers and restructures the duties and powers of the Department of Health and Senior Services into the Department of Social Services, Department of Mental Health and Health, and the newly-established Department of MO HealthNet
HB1875Korman, Bart HB 18753/11/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5958H.03I - Changes the laws regarding social worker licensure and practice
HB1213Guernsey, Casey HB 12133/4/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4846H.01I - Changes the laws regarding public assistance benefits
HB1381Peters, Joshua HB 13815/1/2014 Action Postponed (H)
  4135L.01I - Establishes the Joint Committee on Children's Services Oversight to review laws and policies, study problems, develop a comprehensive policy, and review contracted services
HB1589Wieland, Paul HB 15892/18/2014 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5252L.01I - Specifies that certain felons must be eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits
HB1627Flanigan, Tom HB 16273/26/2014 Voted Do Pass (H)
  5682H.01I - Extends the expiration date of the provisions regarding the Missouri Rx Plan from August 28, 2014, to August 28, 2017
HB1806Torpey, Noel HB 18063/4/2014 Voted Do Pass (H)
  5852H.01I - Changes the laws regarding child care providers who receive state or federal funds for providing child care services in the home
HB1849Conway, Kathie HB 18493/11/2014 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5433L.02I - Changes the laws regarding the retention of substantiated and unsubstantiated reports on the Child Abuse and Neglect Registry
HB2059Shumake, Lindell HB 20594/1/2014 Voted Do Pass (H)
  6109H.03I - Establishes family intervention orders for the treatment of an individual who abuses chemical substances
HB1052Barnes, Jay HB 10522/10/2014 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4536H.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to develop incentive programs to encourage health care facilities to co-locate on the property of certain public elementary and secondary schools
HB1864Brown, Wanda HB 18643/6/2014 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  6038H.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to implement an automated process to ensure applicants applying for benefit programs are eligible for such programs
HB1901Torpey, Noel HB 19014/14/2014 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  5234H.02I - Changes the laws regarding health care coverage
HB1592Ellinger, Rory HB 15923/25/2014 Referred: Rules
  5134L.01I - Requires the identity of the reporter of three or more unsubstantiated reports of child abuse or neglect to be admissible as evidence in a dissolution or child custody proceeding
HB1182Redmon, Craig HB 11823/6/2014 Rules - No Action Taken (H)
  4435L.01I - Repeals various obsolete, expired, and ineffective provisions of law
HB1846Cox, Stanley HCS HB 18465/1/2014 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5887H.02C - Changes the laws regarding the enforcement of abortion laws
HB1925Ross, Robert HCS HB 19253/31/2014 Referred: Rules
  6072H.04C - Prohibits any state agency or department from engaging in biometric analysis of photographs and digital data
HB1065Grisamore, Jeff HB 10653/6/2014 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  4539H.01I - Establishes the Show-Me Healthy Babies Program as a separate children's health insurance program for any low-income unborn child
HB1662Richardson, Todd HCS HB 16624/3/2014 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5261H.05C - Changes the laws regarding MO HealthNet managed care services
SB758McManus, Kevin HCS SS SB 7585/5/2014 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  4486H.04C - Changes the term "free health clinic" to "community health clinic" and modifies its definition for the purposes of the State Legal Expense Fund
SB873Torpey, Noel HCS SCS SB 8735/14/2014 Executive Session - No Action Taken
  5908H.03C - Modifies provisions relating to background checks for the purpose of child placement
HB1181Redmon, Craig HCS HB 11814/9/2014 Public Hearing Scheduled (S)
  4434L.02P - Changes the laws based on executive branch reorganizations
HB1156Lair, Mike HCS HB 11565/7/2014 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4737H.02P - Establishes a committee to assess the continuation of the Money Follows the Person Demonstration Program in order to help disabled or aging individuals transition from nursing facilities to community settings
HB2125Franklin, Diane HCS HB 21255/1/2014 Executive Session Held (S)
  5926H.02P - Changes the laws regarding public health
SB869Torpey, Noel HCS SS SB 8695/30/2014 Delivered to Governor
  5745H.04T - Suspends or redirects adoption subsidy payments in certain cases involving child abuse and neglect
HB1184Grisamore, Jeff SS HB 11845/7/2014 Reported to the House with... (H)
  4969S.03F - Allows foster children who are 16 years of age or older to contract for the purchase of automobile insurance with the consent of the Children's Division or the juvenile court
HB1092Lant, Bill SCS HB 10927/8/2014 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4666S.02T - Changes the laws regarding child protection
HB1861Brown, Wanda SCS HCS HBs 1861 & 18645/14/2014 Placed on Informal Calendar
  6045S.04C - Specifies that public assistance benefit recipients who make electronic benefit transfer transactions exclusively outside the state for a period of 90 days must have their benefits suspended and requires the Department of Social Services to establish a pilot program to allow SNAP participants to purchase fresh produce at farmers markets
SB754Flanigan, Tom CCS HCS SS#2 SB 7545/30/2014 Delivered to Governor
  5477S.08T - Modifies provisions relating to pharmacy including the MO RX Prescription Drug Program
HB1831Fitzpatrick, Scott CCS SCS HCS HB 18317/8/2014 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5710H.08T - Changes the laws regarding child care facilities