100th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
EDUCATION, ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY


BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB1262Bangert, Gretchen HB 12625/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3030H.01I - Requires school districts to provide instruction in cursive writing.
HB1280Brown, Paula HB 12805/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3583H.01I - Creates new provisions relating to the Missouri school improvement program.
HB1281Brown, Paula HB 12815/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3585H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to school suspensions.
HB1294Dinkins, Chris HB 12945/15/2020 Referred: Corrections and Public Institutions
  3667H.01I - Enacts requirements relating to display of and instruction about the national motto of the United States, "In God We Trust."
HB1301Dinkins, Chris HB 13015/15/2020 Referred: General Laws
  3473H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to school protection officers.
HB1318Sommer, Chrissy HB 13185/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3214H.01I - Allows school districts to install and operate school bus safety cameras to detect violations that require a driver to stop for a school bus that is receiving or discharging students.
HB1336Kelley, Ann HB 13362/20/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3040H.01I - Requires each local school district and charter school to have on file a policy for reading success plans for certain students.
HB1345Baker, Ben HCS HB 13454/27/2020 Reported Do Pass (H)
  3780H.02C - Allows school districts to offer elective social studies courses on the Hebrew Scriptures and the New Testament.
HB1346Baker, Ben HB 13465/15/2020 Referred: Corrections and Public Institutions
  3788H.01I - Requires school districts to display "In God We Trust" in prominent locations in all schools.
HB1349Baker, Ben HB 13492/27/2020 Referred: Special Committee on Career Readiness
  3852H.01I - Requires all students attending public high schools to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) before graduating.
HB1350Kidd, Bill HB 13505/15/2020 Referred: Ways and Means
  3789H.01I - Specifies that a school board may vote to remove its operating levy from a certain definition related to tax increment financing for redevelopment projects.
HB1402Murphy, Jim HB 14025/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3060H.01I - Establishes the "Joint Committee on Media Literacy."
HB1470Appelbaum, LaDonna HB 14702/25/2020 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  3954H.01I - Requires teachers and principals to complete two hours of suicide prevention education each school year.
HB1479Quade, Crystal HB 14795/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3036H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to charter schools.
HB1487Rehder, Holly HB 14874/30/2020 Action Postponed (H)
  3072H.01I - Allows for the opening of recovery charter high schools.
HB1532Razer, Greg HB 15322/10/2020 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  3296H.03I - Modifies provisions relating to athlete agents.
HB1537Washington, Barbara HB 15375/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3957H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to prefilled epinephrine auto syringes in schools.
HB1540Basye, Chuck SCS HCS HB 15405/14/2020 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (S)
  3343S.07C - Permits recording of IEP or Section 504 meetings by a student's parent or legal guardian.
HB1561Baringer, Donna HB 15611/9/2020 Referred: Special Committee on Student Accountability
  3959H.01I - Allows students to apply sunscreen at school.
HB1565Basye, Chuck HB 15653/10/2020 Action Postponed (H)
  3356H.01I - Modifies provisions governing school district course materials or instruction on human sexuality or sexually transmitted diseases.
HB1575Morgan, Judy HB 15755/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3562H.01I - Requires children in the City of St. Louis and Kansas City school districts to enroll in a school by the age of five.
HB1608Coleman, Mary Elizabeth HB 16085/15/2020 Referred: Elections and Elected Officials
  4149H.02I - Enacts provisions relating to the use of public funds for lobbying activities.
HB1614Ingle, Keri HB 16145/15/2020 Referred: General Laws
  4002H.01I - Requires any green and cut flowers purchased by state purchasers to be purchased from Missouri flower companies.
HB1625Gray, Alan HB 16255/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3963H.01I - Creates subdistricts within certain school districts.
HB1632Porter, Jeff HB 16325/1/2020 Placed on Informal Calendar
  3861H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to donations and delivery of certain alcoholic beverages.
HB1636Porter, Jeff HB 16361/22/2020 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4006H.01I - Allows schools with a four-day school week to set an opening date more than fourteen days before the first Monday in September.
HB1638Taylor, Jered HB 16382/13/2020 Referred: General Laws
  4067H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the concealed carrying of firearms.
HB1642Taylor, Jered HB 16425/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4025H.01I - Requires administration of a statewide assessment test for five years before any revisions to the test may be made.
HB1660Proudie, Raychel HB 16602/20/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4023H.01I - Creates new provisions related to serving meals to students.
HB1661Proudie, Raychel HB 16615/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4024H.01I - Creates subdistricts within certain school districts.
HB1663Richey, Doug HB 16635/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3975H.01I - Authorizes the development of a program allowing reimbursement for certain tuition costs incurred by teachers.
HB1717Morse, Herman HB 17175/15/2020 Referred: Downsizing State Government
  3514H.02I - Requires any legislation originating in the House that adds a new requirement for public schools to include provisions that reduce an existing requirement for public schools.
HB1808Wood, David HCS HB 18085/1/2020 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4224H.02P - Requires school districts to include instruction on the use and effects of vapor products.
HB1817Dinkins, Chris HCS HB 18174/28/2020 Public Hearing Held (S)
  4481H.02P - Excludes certain administrative penalties from the calculation of local effort in Iron County.
HB1818Dinkins, Chris HB 18184/28/2020 Public Hearing Held (S)
  4475H.01P - Removes increases in the amount received from fines for school purposes from the calculation of local effort for school districts.
HB1820Kelley, Ann HCS HBs 1820 & 14703/5/2020 Voted Do Pass (H)
  4382H.03C - Enacts requirements relating to suicide prevention education and information.
HB1849Moon, Mike HB 18495/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4403H.01I - Creates new provisions related to the display of posters containing representations of the Missouri state flag and other items in public schools.
HB1866Swan, Kathryn HB 18665/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4531H.01I - Allows local educational agencies to create school-community partnerships.
HB1868Swan, Kathryn HCS HB 18683/12/2020 Second read and referred: Education
  4534H.02P - Requires the state board of education to develop a statewide plan for minimum requirements for career and technical education (CTE) certificates.
HB1897Morris, Lynn HB 18975/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3893H.02I - Allows school districts to exceed the limitation on debt for certain capital projects.
HB1903Shields, Brenda HB 19034/28/2020 Public Hearing Held (S)
  4537H.01P - Allows school districts that share superintendents to receive additional state aid.
HB1905Pike, Patricia HB 19055/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4135H.01I - Changes provisions governing residency of pupils registering for school.
HB1931Carter, Chris HB 19315/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4643H.01I - Requires certain public schools to offer breakfast after the bell.
HB1934Wiemann, John HB 19344/29/2020 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4687H.01P - Modifies provisions relating to the Public School Retirement System of Missouri.
HB1954Stevens, Martha HB 19545/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4318H.01I - Requires school districts to provide "period products" at no cost in middle schools and high schools and charter schools.
HB1961Schroer, Nick HCS HB 19615/1/2020 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4655H.02C - Establishes the "Keep Our Schools Safe Act."
HB1990Shields, Brenda HB 19905/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4482H.01I - Raises minimum teacher's salaries by $1,000 per year for 7 consecutive years.
HB1991Shields, Brenda HCS HB 19913/11/2020 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  4680H.02C - Requires bleeding control kits in all public school and charter school classrooms.
HB1994Basye, Chuck HB 19943/10/2020 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  4632H.01I - Establishes the Students' Right to Know Act.
HB1998Morse, Herman HB 19983/19/2020 Perfected by Consent - Pursuant to House Rules (H)
  4513H.01P - Designates May 10 as School Bus Drivers' Appreciation Day in Missouri.
HB2029Veit, Rudy HB 20295/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4613H.01I - Allows school districts to divide into subdistricts.
HB2053Sain, Matt HB 20535/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4452H.01I - Changes provisions governing local school district procedures for setting school starting dates.
HB2068Fitzwater, Travis HCS HB 20684/27/2020 Reported Do Pass (H)
  4453H.03C - Establishes the "Show Me a Brighter Future Scholarship Program."
HB2078Eslinger, Karla HB 20782/27/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4754H.01I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to transfer any excess foundation formula funding to the School Transportation Fund.
HB2084Moon, Mike HB 20845/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4405H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to transfer of students within districts and between districts.
HB2105Mackey, Ian HB 21055/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3415H.01I - Prohibits the suspension of students in kindergarten or in any grade not higher than the third grade.
HB2109Pierson Jr., Tommie HB 21095/15/2020 Referred: Ways and Means
  4444H.01I - Authorizes a tax credit for certain teachers who live where they teach.
HB2113Bosley, LaKeySha HB 21135/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3179H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to STEM education to include entrepreneurship, the arts, and agriculture.
HB2114Bosley, LaKeySha HB 21145/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4678H.01I - Provides incentives to school districts for increasing the number of students who earn industry-recognized certifications.
HB2153Stevens, Martha HB 21535/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3453H.01I - Allows school districts to include instruction on LGBTQ contributions to society.
HB2174Pollitt, Brad HB 21744/30/2020 Action Postponed (H)
  4787H.01I - Modifies provisions governing workforce development in elementary and secondary education.
HB2185Merideth, Peter HB 21855/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4838H.01I - Directs unclaimed lottery prizes to go to after school programs for high-need children.
HB2200Moon, Mike HB 22005/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4653H.01I - Allows parents to notify school districts or charter schools whether to include their child in any human sexuality instruction.
HB2233Haffner, Mike HB 22335/15/2020 Referred: Ways and Means
  4716H.01I - Authorizes a tax deduction for certain families of children attending private school or a home school.
HB2236Shawan, Jeff HB 22365/15/2020 Referred: Judiciary
  3256H.01I - Modifies the definition of "special victim" to include employees of a public school or charter school while performing job duties.
HB2264Swan, Kathryn HB 22642/20/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5065H.01I - Changes the Coordinating Board for Early Childhood to the Missouri Early Childhood Cabinet.
HB2273Deaton, Dirk HCS HB 22735/1/2020 Placed on Informal Calendar
  5051H.02C - Prohibits public school membership in any statewide activities association that prohibits home school students from participating in any event or activity offered by the school district in which the student resides.
HB2289Ruth, Becky HB 22895/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5130H.01I - Modifies provisions governing model career plans for teachers.
HB2310Wiemann, John HB 23103/3/2020 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4063H.01I - Establishes transfer procedures to nonresident districts for students in public schools.
HB2316Riggs, Louis HB 23165/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4676H.01I - Requires the department of elementary and secondary education to submit an annual report to the General Assembly listing the number of elementary and secondary students who do not have home internet access or who have limited home internet access.
HB2317Christofanelli, Phil HB 23175/1/2020 Placed on Informal Calendar
  5170H.01I - Establishes the "Cronkite New Voices Act."
HB2323Gannon, Elaine HB 23235/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4385H.02I - Requires public schools to teach students appropriate online behavior.
HB2345Kelly, Hannah HB 23455/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5029H.01I - Requires school districts and charter schools to provide instruction about the Holocaust and genocide.
HB2356Washington, Barbara HB 23564/27/2020 Reported Do Pass (H)
  3215H.01I - Prohibits certain discriminatory practices on the basis of hair texture and protective hairstyles.
HB2360Basye, Chuck HB 23605/15/2020 Referred: Elections and Elected Officials
  4844H.01I - Establishes procedures for school board member recall elections.
HB2364Bosley, LaKeySha HB 23645/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4709H.01I - Raises the minimum teacher salary beginning in the 2021-22 school year, subject to appropriation.
HB2373Bosley, LaKeySha HB 23733/12/2020 Referred: Rules - Administrative Oversight
  5052H.01I - Provides funding for after-school programs focused on gun violence reduction in certain school districts.
HB2377Fitzwater, Travis HB 23772/13/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5305H.01I - Exempts certain schools from the state minimum wage law requirements.
HB2387Riggs, Louis HCS HB 23873/10/2020 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  5027H.02C - Establishes the "21st-Century Missouri Education Task Force."
HB2389Mackey, Ian HB 23895/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3408H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to age for school entry.
HB2390Mackey, Ian HB 23905/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3412H.01I - Creates new provisions related to serving meals to students.
HB2391Mackey, Ian HB 23915/15/2020 Referred: Agriculture Policy
  3520H.01I - Allows public schools and public higher education institutions to donate unused food to certain farms.
HB2392Mackey, Ian HB 23925/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4342H.02I - Allows show choir and marching band to satisfy high school physical education credits.
HB2407Mosley, Jay HB 24075/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5217H.01I - Creates wards within certain school districts.
HB2435Swan, Kathryn HCS HB 24353/2/2020 Referred: Rules - Administrative Oversight
  5359H.02C - Modifies requirements for a visiting scholars certificate of license to teach.
HB2440Unsicker, Sarah HB 24405/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5275H.01I - Adds tobacco products and vapor products to the Drug-Free Schools Act.
HB2460Black, Rusty HB 24603/10/2020 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5386H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to teacher and school employee retirement systems.
HB2470Gregory, David HB 24703/10/2020 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  4545H.01I - Requires each local school district and charter school to have on file a policy for reading success plans for certain students.
HB2484Burnett, Ingrid HB 24845/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5469H.01I - Requires school districts to provide "period products" at no cost in middle schools and high schools and charter schools and repeals provisions prohibiting abortion services providers from providing instruction on human sexuality or sexually transmitted diseases.
HB2491Christofanelli, Phil HCS HB 24913/11/2020 Referred: Rules - Administrative Oversight
  5472H.02C - Modifies provisions related to the virtual school program.
HB2518Bailey, Dottie HB 25183/2/2020 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5520H.01I - Requires in-state public educational institutions to grant undergraduate course credit for students who score 3 or higher on advance placement examinations.
HB2525Helms, Steve HB 25255/15/2020 Referred: Ways and Means
  4882H.01I - Authorizes school districts to hold periodic votes on a property tax credit for certain seniors.
HB2544Pike, Patricia HB 25445/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5540H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the cost of serving high-needs students.
HB2560Trent, Curtis HB 25603/11/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3523H.01I - Creates new provisions related to student data privacy.
HB2561Young, Yolanda HB 25615/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5387H.01I - Provides a state supplement for public schools to hire a school nurse and a mental health professional.
HB2564Taylor, Jered HB 25645/1/2020 Placed on Informal Calendar
  5042H.01I - Changes provisions governing school superintendent salaries and residency requirements.
HB2569Dogan, Shamed HB 25695/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4980H.01I - Establishes new procedures for annexation of school districts to special school districts.
HB2588Beck, Doug HB 25885/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5422H.01I - Enacts "Will's Law" providing for individualized health care plans for students with epilepsy or a seizure disorder.
HB2591Fishel, Craig HB 25913/2/2020 Referred: Local Government
  4018H.02I - Provides for new school board subdistricts and member elections in certain cities.
HB2596Bangert, Gretchen HB 25965/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5451H.01I - Requires the state board of education to convene a work group about an eighth grade course on career readiness.
HB2609Unsicker, Sarah HB 26095/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4881H.01I - Establishes new procedures for annexation of school districts to special school districts.
HB2618Shields, Brenda HB 26185/15/2020 Referred: Special Committee on Student Accountability
  5587H.01I - Requires school districts to provide all qualified students with a free ACT test.
HB2621Baker, Ben HB 26215/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5414H.02I - Modifies provisions relating to home school education.
HB2623Gunby, Trish HB 26235/15/2020 Referred: Elections and Elected Officials
  5441H.01I - Requires schools to allow students to leave school to vote.
HB2638Bailey, Dottie HB 26385/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5511H.01I - Requires school districts to provide "period products" at no cost in charter schools and public middle and high schools.
HB2643Porter, Jeff HB 26433/5/2020 Referred: Children and Families
  5631H.01I - Reduces public assistance benefits of individuals whose children do not meet school attendance requirements.
HB2644Stevens, Martha HB 26445/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  4319H.01I - Requires school districts to provide "period products" at no cost in charter schools and public middle and high schools.
HB2650Kelley, Ann HB 26505/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5698H.01I - Changes provisions governing literacy and reading deficiencies.
HB2671Henderson, Mike HB 26715/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5729H.01I - Changes provisions governing literacy and reading deficiencies.
HB2687Coleman, Mary Elizabeth HB 26875/15/2020 Referred: Conservation and Natural Resources
  5576H.01I - Requires certain school buildings to be fitted with filters to reduce lead concentration levels in drinking water.
HB2696Dohrman, Dean HB 26963/9/2020 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4903H.01I - Modifies the "Campus Free Expression Act."
HB2717Shields, Brenda HB 27175/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5294H.01I - Allows school districts that share superintendents and operational functions to receive additional state aid.
HB2718Ross, Robert HB 27183/5/2020 Referred: General Laws
  5600H.01I - Establishes guidelines for public school student participation in athletic contests organized by sex.
HB2727Bangert, Gretchen HB 27275/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5456H.02I - Establishes qualifications for substitute teachers.
HB2732McDaniel, Andrew HB 27325/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5755H.01I - Changes provisions governing A+ schools.
HB2736Smith, Cody HB 27365/15/2020 Referred: Ways and Means
  5149H.01I - Authorizes an income tax deduction for certain teachers and paraprofessionals.
HB2737Black, John HB 27375/15/2020 Referred: Higher Education
  5754H.02I - Changes provisions governing teacher education programs.
HB2741Lavender, Deb HB 27415/15/2020 Referred: Budget
  5574H.01I - Specifies that the balance of certain funds be transferred to general revenue and the funds be abolished.
HB2750Basye, Chuck HB 27505/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5758H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education.
HB2759Bangert, Gretchen HB 27595/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5665H.01I - Establishes the Missouri Teachers Classroom Supply Assistance Program.
HCR90Pierson Jr., Tommie HCR 905/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5539H.02I - Urges inclusion of Black history celebrations and perspectives in K-12 lesson plans.
HJR73Morgan, Judy HJR 735/15/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3559H.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment entitling all students to an adequate and equitable education and increasing the percentage of state revenue set aside for public schools.
HJR77Eggleston, J. HJR 775/11/2020 Motion to Do Pass Failed (H)
  3361H.02P - Proposes an amendment to the Constitution of Missouri relating to property tax.
HJR82Ross, Robert HJR 822/19/2020 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  3760H.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment to protect the integrity of interscholastic athletic contests.
HJR86Morris, Lynn HJR 862/20/2020 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  3892H.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing school districts to exceed the limitation on indebtedness if approved by the state school board and upon a vote of the people.
SB528Kelly, Hannah HCS SS SCS SB 5285/13/2020 Placed on the Informal Third Reading Calendar (H)
  4101H.07C - Modifies provisions relating to public institutions of education
SB544Patterson, Jonathan HCS SB 5445/11/2020 Third Read and Defeated (H)
  4115H.03C - Changes the laws regarding political subdivisions
SB594Black, John HCS SS SCS SB 5945/7/2020 Placed on Informal Calendar
  3170H.12C - Changes the law regarding political subdivisions