98th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
CIVIL PROCEDURE

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB31Gosen, Don HB 311/20/2015 Referred: Property, Casualty, and Life Insurance
  0152H.01I - Changes the laws regarding the defense of lawsuits against insureds
HB26Dugger, Tony HB 263/16/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Financial Institutions and Taxation
  0542H.01I - Establishes the Civil Justice Funding Model Act
HB84Mims, Bonnaye HB 841/22/2015 Withdrawn (H)
  0618L.01I - Exempts rental security deposits from attachment and execution in a bankruptcy proceeding
HB91Gosen, Don HB 911/20/2015 Referred: Banking
  0141H.01I - Changes the laws regarding unsecured loans of $750 or less, commonly known as payday loans
HB95Miller, Rocky HCS HB 954/14/2015 Executive Session Held (S)
  0111H.03P - Allows an insurance policyholder to petition the court for reimbursement of insurance costs as they occur during the pendency of a dissolution of marriage or legal separation
HB103Berry, T.J. HB 1031/20/2015 Referred: Property, Casualty, and Life Insurance
  0319H.01I - Specifies that no title insurer, title agent, title agency, or person adversely affected by the filing of a fraudulent title document shall be liable to any other party adversely affected
HB108McCaherty, John HB 1084/27/2015 Placed on Informal Calendar
  0269H.01P - Establishes a two-year statute of limitations for actions against a mental health professional for malpractice, negligence, error, or mistake
HB116Burlison, Eric SCS HCS HBs 116 & 5699/16/2015 Failed to Pass over Veto (H)
  0562S.04T - Prohibits an employer from requiring a person to become a member of a labor organization as a condition or continuation of employment
HB118Burlison, Eric HB 1184/28/2015 Executive Session Held (S)
  0725H.01P - Establishes a statutory cause of action replacing the common law action for damages against a health care provider for personal injury arising out of the rendering of or failure to render health services
HB128Brattin, Rick HB 1284/14/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues
  0550H.01I - Changes the laws regarding tort liability associated with the concealed carry of firearms
HB160McGaugh, Joe Don HB 1603/17/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0701L.01I - Establishes the Political Accountability in Campaigning Act
SB17Dixon, Bob SB 174/23/2015 Reported Do Pass (S)
  0291S.01I - Changes intersectional references relating to court costs
SB37Romine, Gary SCS SB 372/26/2015 Reported Do Pass (S)
  0363S.05C - Awards attorney's fees and court costs in cases where a settlement offer was previously rejected and when the court rules on a motion to dismiss for failure to state a claim
SB54Munzlinger, Brian SB 5412/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0595S.01I - Prohibits certain types of nuisance actions from being brought when the property owner has a government issued permit
SB93Brattin, Rick SCS SB 937/14/2015 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  0582S.03T - Creates the Campus Free Expression Act to protect free expression on the campuses of public institutions of higher education
SB109Cornejo, Robert HCS SCS SB 1095/8/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  0470H.04C - Modifies provisions of law regarding claims against public higher education institutions covered by the State Legal Expense Fund
HB167Ellington, Brandon HB 1675/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  0683L.01I - Removes the statute of limitation for certain actions to recover damages regarding child abuse and sexual offenses committed against a child and allows prosecutions for child abuse to be commenced at any time
SB140Parson, Mike SB 14012/4/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0480S.01I - Provides that defendants in tort actions shall only be held severally liable and not jointly
HB201Morris, Lynn HB 2011/20/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  0785L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the sale and possession of controlled substances
HB216Moon, Mike HB 2164/14/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues
  0565L.01I - Prohibits the state and political subdivisions from implementing policies affecting property rights and from entering into certain relationships with organizations
HB224Rowden, Caleb HB 2241/27/2015 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  0695H.01I - Establishes the Legal Settlements Fund and requires the deposit of legal settlements collected by a statewide office to be deposited into the fund
HB231McNeil, Margo HB 2315/15/2015 Referred: Utility Infrastructure
  0500H.01I - Establishes the Homeowners' Solar Rights Act which prohibits entities from restricting the installation of solar energy systems
HB235Parkinson, Mark HB 2355/15/2015 Referred: Workforce Standards and Development
  0951H.01I - Changes the laws regarding work authorizations
SB164Gosen, Don HCS SB 1647/10/2015 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  0344H.03T - Exempts in bankruptcy up to fifteen thousand dollars of life insurance proceeds for the burial of a spouse, parent or child
HB256Dugger, Tony HB 2562/10/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Financial Institutions and Taxation
  0563H.03I - Modifies provisions relating to certain civil actions to recover damages
HB256Dugger, Tony HB 2562/10/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Financial Institutions and Taxation
  0563H.03I - Modifies provisions relating to certain civil actions to recover damages
HB263Frederick, Keith HB 2632/11/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  0938L.01I - Adds aviation activities to the definition of "recreational use"
HB270Miller, Rocky HB 2705/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  0716H.01I - Changes the laws regarding unlawful employment or discriminatory practices
HB270Miller, Rocky HB 2705/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  0716H.01I - Changes the laws regarding unlawful employment or discriminatory practices
HB283White, Bill HB 2832/25/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0727H.01I - Requires the Department of Health and Senior Services to develop and maintain an electronic death registration system
HB286White, Bill HB 2865/15/2015 Referred: Workforce Standards and Development
  0702H.01I - Specifies that a person cannot be required to become or refrain from becoming a member of or paying dues to a labor organization as a condition or continuation of employment
HJR22White, Bill HJR 222/25/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Judiciary
  0738H.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment limiting the liability for noneconomic damages and authorizes the General Assembly to adjust the amount as necessary by law
HB307Gardner, Kimberly HB 3075/15/2015 Referred: Health and Mental Health Policy
  0203L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Death With Dignity Act to allow patients with terminal disease to end their life in a humane and dignified manner
HB335McGaugh, Joe Don HB 3354/22/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Judiciary
  0175H.01I - Establishes procedures concerning vexatious litigations
HB354Newman, Stacey HB 3545/15/2015 Referred: Workforce Standards and Development
  0031L.01I - Establishes the Employee Reproductive Health Nondiscrimination Act
HB355Jones, Caleb HB 3552/24/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  0717H.01I - Allows a court pleading or paper to be filed in paper format rather than electronic submission if the party is in the court clerk's office or courthouse at the time of the filing
HB357Butler, Michael HB 3575/15/2015 Referred: Workforce Standards and Development
  0903H.02I - Changes the laws regarding the minimum wage
SB181Curls, Shalonn SB 1811/5/2015 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0807S.01I - Changes the notice requirement to a tenant in a foreclosure action from ten days to ninety days
SB182Curls, Shalonn SB 1821/7/2015 Read First Time (S)
  0810S.01I - Changes the amount of damages that a tenant can recover when the security deposit is wrongfully withheld by a landlord
SB183Curls, Shalonn SB 1831/7/2015 Read First Time (S)
  0811S.01I - Repeals provisions regarding nonjudicial foreclosure proceedings and requires all foreclosure proceedings to be handled judicially
SB192Munzlinger, Brian SB 1921/6/2015 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0767S.02I - Modifies provisions of law relating to products liability claims
SJR7Richard, Ron SJR 71/6/2015 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  1150S.02I - Establishes a constitutional limit on punitive damages
HB384Flanigan, Tom SS HB 3844/27/2015 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  1166S.04T - Changes the laws regarding taxation
HB395Peters, Joshua HB 3952/11/2015 Referred: Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
  0279L.02I - Establishes the End Racial Profiling Act of 2015
HB408Brattin, Rick HB 4085/7/2015 Motion to Do Pass Failed (H)
  0887L.02I - Establishes the "Campus Free Expression Act"
HB421Burlison, Eric HB 4214/16/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Judiciary
  1182H.01I - Prohibits the Department of Revenue from sharing motor vehicle information with any out of state entity for the purposes of enforcing a red light or speed camera violation
HB427Swan, Kathryn HB 4272/3/2015 Public Hearing Continued (H)
  1212H.01I - Designates the priority for the state with respect to any funding for family planning services
HB432Frederick, Keith HB 4325/15/2015 Referred: Health and Mental Health Policy
  1011H.01I - Specifies that anyone providing medical services cannot be required to perform or participate in activities that violate his or her conscience or principles
HB436Moon, Mike HB 4365/7/2015 Motion to Do Pass Failed (H)
  0397L.01I - Establishes the "Campus Free Expression Act"
HB439Koenig, Andrew HB 4392/4/2015 Referred: Children and Families
  0831H.01I - Establishes the Abortion Ban for Sex Selection and Genetic Abnormalities Act of 2015 to prohibit an abortion solely due to the sex of the unborn child or a genetic abnormality diagnosis
SB227Emery, Ed SB 2272/26/2015 Reported Do Pass (S)
  1240S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the collateral source rule and provides that parties may introduce evidence of the cost, rather than the value, of the medical treatment rendered
SB228Curls, Shalonn SB 2281/12/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1161S.01I - Allows certain people to enter abandoned property to secure it, remove trash and graffiti, and maintain the grounds, and provides immunity from civil and criminal liability
HB479Houghton, Jay HCS HB 4795/5/2015 Second read and referred: Senate Agriculture, Food Production, and Outdoor Resources
  1130H.02P - Exempts data collected by state agencies under the federal Animal Disease Traceability Program from disclosure under Missouri's Sunshine Law
HB487Montecillo, Genise HB 4871/27/2015 Referred: Economic Development and Business Attraction and Retention
  0035L.01I - Adds provisions relating to a complaint against a landlord from a tenant for failure to maintain rental property
SB233Kehoe, Mike SCS SB 2332/26/2015 Reported Do Pass (S)
  1217S.02C - Modifies provisions relating to expert witnesses
HB490English, Keith HB 4904/8/2015 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  1268H.01I - Establishes a pilot program for the medical use of marijuana
HB505Nichols, Mary HB 5055/15/2015 Referred: Energy and the Environment
  1140L.01I - Creates the Plastic Bag Reduction Act
SB239Burlison, Eric SS SB 2395/8/2015 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  1309S.06T - Creates a statutory cause of action for damages against health care providers
HB508Harris, Ben HB 5085/15/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues
  1340L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the management and maintenance of museums
SB246Hegeman, Dan SB 2461/14/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1153S.01I - Mandates that judges must disqualify themselves from hearing a proceeding in certain situations
SB248Schaefer, Kurt SB 2481/14/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1357S.01I - Prohibits public higher education institutions from denying religious student associations benefits available to other student associations and from discriminating against them
HB512Haahr, Elijah HB 5123/16/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Financial Institutions and Taxation
  1315H.01I - Establishes the Civil Litigation Funding Act
HB521Bahr, Kurt HB 5213/17/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1258H.02I - Changes the laws regarding midwifery
HB529Gosen, Don HB 5295/6/2015 Placed on Informal Calendar
  1347H.01P - Requires insurers to file own risk and solvency assessment summary reports with the Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration
HB539Lynch, Steve HCS HB 5394/20/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  1000H.02C - Provides certain immunities for persons who seek medical assistance for a drug or alcohol overdose
HB564Gosen, Don HB 5643/9/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1421H.01I - Prohibits civil justice funding in the state
HB596McGaugh, Joe Don HB 5962/11/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  1550L.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the collateral source rule and provides that parties may introduce evidence of the cost, rather than the value, of the medical treatment rendered
HB608Ruth, Becky HB 6082/11/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1517H.01I - Authorizes circuit courts to establish a landlord-tenant docket
HB618Fraker, Lyndall SCS HCS HB 6189/16/2015 Senate Message (S)
  1456S.05T - Changes the laws regarding the disposition of human remains
HB619Fraker, Lyndall HB 6194/9/2015 Executive Session - No Action Taken
  1457H.01I - Changes the laws regarding who may authorize the disinterment of human remains
HB638Kelley, Mike HB 6382/11/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  1574H.01I - Changes the laws regarding probate actions involving guardians
HB656Colona, Mike HB 6565/15/2015 Referred: Energy and the Environment
  1623H.01I - Changes the laws regarding actions against certain sewer districts
SB309Curls, Shalonn SB 3091/26/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1339S.01I - Provides that a landlord must keep security deposits in a depository institution and changes the amount a tenant can recover when the security deposit is wrongfully withheld
HB697Corlew, Kevin HCS HB 6974/28/2015 Laid Over (H)
  1314H.03C - Modifies provisions relating to expert witnesses
SB324Munzlinger, Brian SB 3241/27/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1447S.01I - Modifies the definition of property as it is used in provisions of law regarding certain private nuisance actions
HB719Gosen, Don HB 7193/16/2015 Action Postponed (H)
  1747H.01I - Changes the laws regarding actions against insurers
SB340McGaugh, Joe Don SCS SB 3407/10/2015 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  1760S.02T - Changes an intersectional reference in a provision of law regarding the determination of heirship
HB736Mims, Bonnaye HB 7362/26/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  1797L.01I - Exempts rental security deposits from attachment and execution in a bankruptcy proceeding
HB763Houghton, Jay HB 7634/28/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Agriculture
  1828H.01I - Prohibits the Conservation Commission and the Department of Conservation from engaging in prohibited conduct with a connected not-for-profit corporation
HB843McDaniel, Andrew HB 8434/8/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1966L.01I - Establishes the Patient Monitoring Act which allows patients in long-term care facilities or their surrogates to install a monitoring device in the resident's room which broadcasts or records activity
HB851Anderson, Sonya HB 8514/29/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0997H.01I - Prohibits a municipality or utility company from holding an owner of a premises liable for the occupant's delinquent utility payment
SB412Romine, Gary SB 4122/5/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1994S.01I - Modifies laws regarding arbitration agreements between employers and at-will employees
HB858McGaugh, Joe Don HB 8583/31/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  2008L.01I - Provides that certain persons may not be required to disclose news sources or information
HB866Moon, Mike HB 8663/17/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1922L.01I - Specifies that residents have the right to sell directly to a buyer or purchase directly from a seller any farm-direct goods produced within the state without being subject to any state or local regulation
HB916Black, Linda HB 9163/31/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  2102L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Child Protection Registry Act
HB920Hubrecht, Tila HB 9202/24/2015 Referred: Children and Families
  1945H.01I - Establishes the Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act
HB930English, Keith HB 9304/8/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2109H.01I - Allows the use of medical marijuana for specified medical conditions and requires it to be taxed at 8% of the purchase price
HB936Harris, Ben HB 9365/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  1969L.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the service of summons in landlord and tenant actions
HB952Hurst, Tom HB 9525/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  1973L.01I - Changes the percentage of wages that may be garnished from an employee who is the head of household and a resident of this state from 10% to 20%
HB955Ross, Robert HCS HB 9554/20/2015 Laid Over (H)
  0909H.02C - Changes the laws regarding natural resources
HB963Morgan, Judy HB 9635/15/2015 Referred: Health and Mental Health Policy
  1839H.01I - Establishes the 2015 Safe Patient Handling and Movement Act
SB448Wieland, Paul SB 4482/17/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2135S.01I - Modifies the laws relating to the assignment of liability in contracts for construction work
SB467Sifton, Scott SB 4672/19/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2230S.01I - Removes the statute of limitations on civil actions and prosecutions involving offenses against children
HB1019Austin, Kevin SCS HCS HB 10195/6/2015 Placed on Informal Calendar
  1743S.05C - Changes the laws regarding the Missouri Human Rights Act and employment discrimination
SB481Onder, Bob SCS SB 4814/9/2015 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  2165S.03C - Modifies laws regarding qualified spousal trusts
HB1031Kirkton, Jeanne HB 10315/15/2015 Referred: Health Insurance
  0491L.01I - Requires every health carrier and health benefit plan to file all of its premium rate information with the Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration before use
HB1032Nichols, Mary HB 10325/15/2015 Referred: Conservation and Natural Resources
  2220L.01I - Establishes the Electronic Products Recycling and Reuse Act and repeals the provisions regarding the Manufacturer Responsibility and Consumer Convenience Equipment Collection and Recovery Act
SB564Kehoe, Mike SB 5642/26/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2396S.01I - Allows a court to modify a jury's verdict in an action against a health care provider for medical malpractice
SB567Chappelle-Nadal, Maria SB 5674/9/2015 Reported Do Pass (S)
  2420S.01I - Provides that a person shall be liable for depriving another of a Missouri Constitutional right while acting under the color of law
HB1124Beard, Nathan HB 11244/29/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Judiciary
  2387H.01I - Specifies that a responsive pleading must be filed in any motion to modify a child support, spousal maintenance, or child custody judgment
HB1161McCreery, Tracy HB 11615/15/2015 Referred: Children and Families
  2246H.01I - Establishes the Missouri Family Leave Act
HB1166Austin, Kevin HB 11665/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  2513H.01I - Allows the state to collect from any punitive damage final judgment any amount in excess of $500,000 to be deposited into the Tort Victims' Compensation Fund
HB1175Remole, Tim HB 11754/22/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2456H.01I - Prevents the use of electronic records from a smart meter as evidence in a criminal prosecution and imposes a civil penalty on a utility for transferring these records for any other purpose
HB1183Jones, Caleb HCS HB 11834/9/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  2156H.03C - Changes the laws regarding hemp extract
HB1187Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 11875/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  2565L.01I - Requires the consolidation of specified civil court actions filed pertaining to the title of property in forcible entry and unlawful detainer cases
HB1188Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 11885/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  2567L.01I - Exempts property in bankruptcy which is exempt from attachment or execution under common and statutory law of Missouri or under federal law
HB1202Peters, Joshua HB 12025/15/2015 Referred: Professional Registration and Licensing
  2424L.01I - Replaces joint account-funded preneed funeral contracts with account-funded preneed funeral contracts which require accounts to be held in the seller's name for the benefit of the beneficiary
HB1211Kirkton, Jeanne HB 12115/15/2015 Referred: Banking
  2589L.01I - Creates the Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation Code
HB1229Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 12295/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  2563L.01I - Allows a person to appeal certain civil cases tried before an associate circuit judge or a municipal court judge and specifies that certain appellate cases cannot be dismissed for lack of jurisdiction
HB1240Anderson, Sonya HB 12405/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2393H.01I - Changes the laws regarding protections for the privacy of student data
HB1245Curtman, Paul HB 12455/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  2511L.01I - Prohibits immediate disciplinary actions against peace officers and offers relief for disciplinary actions taken
HB1263McCann Beatty, Gail HB 12635/15/2015 Referred: Banking
  2622L.01I - Creates the Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation Code
HB1270Gosen, Don HB 12704/7/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2604H.01I - Changes the laws regarding asbestos tort claims and asbestos trust claims
HB1274Austin, Kevin HB 12745/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  2634H.01I - Allows a court to modify a jury's verdict in an action against a health care provider for medical malpractice
HB1307Hubrecht, Tila HB 13073/17/2015 Referred: Children and Families
  2647H.01I - Establishes a civil cause of action against a person who fraudulently misrepresents himself or herself in order to obtain an abortion for a minor
HB1343Pogue, Jeff HB 13435/15/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  2534L.01I - Establishes the ENFORCE the Laws Act authorizing the General Assembly to file a civil action for relief upon the passage of a resolution finding that the Governor has not taken care to faithfully execute law
HB1356Corlew, Kevin HB 13564/7/2015 Action Postponed (H)
  2651H.02I - Allows the state to collect from any punitive damage final judgment any amount in excess of $500,000 to be deposited into the Tort Victims' Compensation Fund
HB1357Corlew, Kevin HCS HB 13574/23/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  2653H.03C - Modifies provisions relating to punitive damages