96th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
CIVIL PROCEDURE


BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB1065McGhee, Mike HB 10654/4/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  4300L.01I - Authorizes a corporation or unincorporated association to be represented in small claims court for certain actions by its president or vice-president for any claim of $500 or less
HB1088White, Bill HB 10882/29/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4377L.01I - Requires a checklist form to be completed prior to finalizing an adoption which verifies that all documents and procedures have been submitted, followed, and reviewed by the judge
HB1103Crawford, Sandy HB 11037/12/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4239L.01T - Changes the laws regarding the maintenance of private roads and real estate appraisers and appraisal management companies
HB1180Parkinson, Mark HB 11802/1/2012 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  4581L.01I - Changes the determination of a defendant's liability in a tort action for damages by specifying that the liability of each defendant for compensatory or punitive damages must be several and cannot be joint
HB1232McManus, Kevin HB 12324/11/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4375L.01I - Specifies that any person who impersonates another actual person through or on a website for specified harmful purposes will be guilty of a class A misdemeanor
HB1272Kelley, Mike HCS HB 12724/12/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  4062H.03P - Specifies that gross negligence will be the standard of proof in actions for damages brought against a public or private correctional or detention facility as a result of a death by suicide of any inmate
HB1293Leara, Mike HB 12934/18/2012 Referred: Judiciary (H)
  4634L.01I - Requires suits in inverse condemnation or involving dangerous conditions of public property against a municipal corporation to be brought only in the county where the land or any part of the land lies
HB1298Parkinson, Mark HCS HB 1298 & 11802/29/2012 Perfected with Amendments (H)
  5290L.02P - Changes the laws regarding a defendant's liability in a tort action and establishes the Agritourism Promotion Act
HB1342Smith, Jason HCS HB 13424/26/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  5342L.04P - Changes the laws regarding the recovery of costs and attorney fees by the prevailing defendant in a civil action
HB1344Nasheed, Jamilah HCS#2 HB 13444/30/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4798L.04P - Authorizes a person to apply to a court for the closure of certain criminal records
HB1384Cox, Stanley HB 13842/15/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4363L.01I - Changes the laws regarding consent to the adoption of a child
HB1391Elmer, Kevin HB 13912/22/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  5219L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the charging of a surcharge in civil court cases
HB1393Gosen, Don HB 13933/1/2012 Referred: Financial Institutions (H)
  4845L.02I - Changes the laws regarding unsecured loans of $500 or less, commonly known as payday loans
HB1495Nance, Bob SCS HCS HB 14957/12/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5377S.03T - Changes the laws regarding liability for reporting insurance fraud
HB1505Richardson, Todd HB 15052/2/2012 Referred: Judiciary (H)
  5031L.02I - Renames The Uniform Business Records as Evidence Law to The Records of Regularly Conducted Activity as Evidence Law and specifies what documents are not excluded by the hearsay rule of evidence
HB1512Curtman, Paul HB 15125/1/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  5396L.01P - Establishes the Civil Liberties Defense Act which specifies how courts may rule in contractual disputes involving the laws of other countries and in jurisdictional issues involving other countries
HB1524Phillips, Don HCS#2 HB 15245/18/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  5554L.05P - Specifies that the owners of property abutting a private road in the absence of any other agreement may petition the court to establish a plan of maintenance or improvement
HB1527Elmer, Kevin HCS HB 15277/9/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5278L.03T - Changes the laws regarding property exempt from attachment
HB1541Jones, Timothy HCS HB 15415/1/2012 Executive Session Held (S)
  5077L.03P - Specifies that anyone providing or participating in a medical procedure or research cannot be required to provide or participate in the activity if it violates his or her conscience or principles
HB1559Hughes IV, Leonard HB 15592/29/2012 Referred: Children and Families (H)
  5306L.01I - Increases, from no later than 15 days to no later than 60 days, after a child's birth that the father has to file an action to establish paternity prior to an adoption or file with Putative Father Registry
HB1655Riddle, Jeanie HB 16553/7/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5735L.01I - Restricts the time to file a product liability claim and when a manufacturer or seller of a product may be liable
HB1667Hough, Lincoln HB 16674/18/2012 Referred: Judiciary (H)
  5289L.01I - Authorizes a $20 civil court filing surcharge for certain circuits
HB1703Higdon, Galen HB 17033/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5604L.01I - Adds Buchanan County to the list of counties authorized to impose a civil fine for a violation of a county rule, regulation, or ordinance
HB1745Gosen, Don HB 17453/29/2012 Referred: Insurance Policy (H)
  5066L.01I - Specifies that an insurer has the right to intervene in any civil case in which it may be obligated to provide a defense to the action or indemnity for any judgment rendered in the action
HB1907Jones, Caleb HB 19075/2/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  5997L.01I - Changes the laws regarding vulnerable persons, child abuse and neglect, and the crime of domestic assault
HB1933McCaherty, John HB 19335/2/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5798L.02I - Establishes the Abortion Ban for Sex Selection and Genetic Abnormalities Act of 2012 to prohibit an abortion solely due to the sex of the unborn child or a genetic abnormality diagnosis
HB1943Harris, Ben HB 19435/18/2012 Referred: Economic Development (H)
  5855L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the management and maintenance of museum donations and collections
HB1966Burlison, Eric HB 19665/1/2012 Laid Over (H)
  6201L.03C - Renames The Uniform Business Records as Evidence Law to The Records of Regularly Conducted Activity and specifies what documents are not excluded by any hearsay rule
SB444Stouffer, Bill SB 4441/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Transportation (S)
  4314S.01I - Repeals a provision of law that requires MoDOT to submit to binding arbitration in negligence actions and allows the commission to delegate to designated hearing examiners the authority to conduct hearings and render final decisions
SB453Cunningham, Jane SB 4531/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Commerce, Consumer Protection, Energy, and the Environment (S)
  4505S.01I - Establishes damage caps for Human Rights Act cases and workers' compensation discrimination cases
SB488Wright-Jones, Robin SB 4881/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Commerce, Consumer Protection, Energy, and the Environment (S)
  4403S.01I - Requires newly constructed state buildings to meet certain green building standards
SB552Brown, Dan SB 5521/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  4597S.01I - Adds veterinarians to the statute of limitations for medical malpractice actions against certain health care providers
SB554Curls, Shalonn SB 5541/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  4176S.01I - Changes the notice requirement to a tenant in a foreclosure action from ten business days to ninety days
SB573Dixon, Bob SB 5731/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  4662S.01I - Authorizes certain circuits to increase the civil court filing surcharge from the current $15.00 up to $20.00
SB592Lager, Brad HCS SS SCS SB 5925/10/2012 Rules - No Action Taken (H)
  4933L.07C - Modifies the law relating to the Missouri Human Rights Act and employment discrimination
SB613Kehoe, Mike SB 6131/5/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4732S.01I - Requires courts to award prevailing defendants their costs and attorney's fees
SB614Kehoe, Mike SB 6141/5/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4628S.02I - Requires courts to award costs and attorney's fees to a party when a case has no basis in law or an attorney acts in bad faith
SB626Kehoe, Mike HCS SCS SB 6265/16/2012 Rules - Motion to Do Pass Failed (H)
  5135L.06C - Restricts the time to file a products liability claim and when a manufacturer or seller of a product may be liable
SB627Schaefer, Kurt SB 6271/9/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4887S.02I - Provides authority to the Office of Administration for the provision of waste management services for all state agencies
SB647Richard, Ron SB 6471/11/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4958S.01I - Provides for funding of the capitol complex revitalization project by modifying the historic preservation tax credit program
SB656Lager, Brad SCS SB 6563/22/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  5249S.02C - Modifies the law with respect to how municipalities and the legal system treat the lawful use of motor vehicles on public roads and modifies the commercial zone surrounding Kansas City
SB697Wasson, Jay SB 6971/24/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5474S.01I - Expands the civil immunity provided to insurers for furnishing information related to insurance fraud investigations
SB704Wright-Jones, Robin SB 7041/25/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4840S.01I - Requires inverse condemnation or dangerous public property suits against municipal corporations be brought in the county where the land or any part lies
SB862Engler, Kevin SB 8622/29/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6058S.01I - Modifies the Missouri Public Prompt Payment Act