97th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
HOLIDAYS AND OBSERVANCES

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB554Cunningham, Mike SB 5541/8/2014 Read First Time (S)
  4363S.01I - Requires state agencies, public schools and colleges, and political subdivisions to use the traditional names of holidays
HCR21Dunn, Randy HCR 212/18/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  5725H.01I - Recognizes April 15 of each year as "Jackie Robinson Day" in Missouri in honor of the first African-American to play major league baseball
HCR31Walton Gray, Rochelle HCR 312/26/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  4727L.02I - Designates the week of September 21 -27, 2014, as "Sickle Cell Awareness Week" in the State of Missouri
HCR32Walton Gray, Rochelle HCR 322/26/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  4729L.02I - Designates May 15, 2014, as "American Red Cross Minority Blood Drive Day" in Missouri
HCR35Walton Gray, Rochelle HCR 352/26/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  4728L.02I - Designates August 1 to 9, 2014, as "Minority Organ Donor Awareness Week" in Missouri
HCR42McCann Beatty, Gail HCR 425/16/2014 Referred: Urban Issues
  5235H.02I - Recognizes July 1, 2014, as "Lucile Bluford Day" in Missouri in honor of a brave and persistent civil rights activist
HCR47Gardner, Kimberly HCR 475/16/2014 Referred: General Laws
  6397L.01I - Recognizes May 31, 2014, as "Missouri No Smoking/Tobacco Day" in order to increase awareness on the dangers of tobacco use
HCR51Kelley, Mike HCR 515/16/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  6555H.01I - Recognizes February 10, 1954, as the anniversary of the addition of the words "under God" to the Pledge of Allegiance
HCR15Gardner, Kimberly HCR 152/20/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5295L.01I - Recognizes July 18, 2014, as "Nelson Mandela Day of Recognition" in Missouri
HB1606Schieffer, Ed HB 16062/5/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  5254H.01I - Designates November 21 each year as "Thank a Farmer Day" in Missouri
HB1748Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 17482/12/2014 Referred: General Laws
  4649L.01I - Specifies that a state employee who works 10 hour days and 40 hours per week cannot be required to take two hours of vacation leave for paid holidays
HB1810Curtis, Courtney Allen HB 18102/18/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  4395H.02I - Designates June 1 as "Underrepresented Minority Contractor Appreciation Day" in Missouri
HB1931Curtis, Courtney Allen HB 19312/26/2014 Referred: Elections
  6157L.01I - Requires the Governor to issue a proclamation for Primary Election Day and for General Municipal Election Day
HCR33Walton Gray, Rochelle HCR 333/13/2014 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  4724L.01I - Designates the week of March 23, 2014, as "Colon Cancer Awareness Week" in Missouri
HCR34Walton Gray, Rochelle HCR 343/13/2014 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  4723L.01I - Designates April 2014 as "Donate Life Month" in Missouri
HB2071Ellington, Brandon HB 20715/16/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  6332L.01I - Designates May 19 of each year as "El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz Observation Day" in Missouri
HB2107Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 21075/16/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  6201L.01I - Designates the month of April each year as "Donate Life Month" in Missouri
HB2108Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 21085/16/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  6200L.01I - Designates the first week in August each year as "Minority Organ Donor Awareness Week" in Missouri
HB1097Roorda, Jeff HB 10971/21/2014 Withdrawn (H)
  4642L.01I - Requires retailers, with specified exceptions, to be closed during the hours of 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day
HB1284English, Keith HB 12841/22/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4694H.01I - Prohibits retail businesses from operating on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and Easter Sunday
HB1575Roorda, Jeff HB 15752/13/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5514H.01I - Establishes the Thanksgiving Family Protection Act that requires retailers, with specified exceptions, to be closed during the hours of 12:00 a.m. to 11:49 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day
HB1697Ellington, Brandon HB 16972/20/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5197L.03I - Designates May 19 as "Malcolm X Observation Day" in Missouri
HB1943Webber, Stephen HB 19433/13/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6115L.02I - Changes the prohibition on restricting the celebration of federal holidays to allow for the imposition and enforcement of reasonable regulations to protect the public's health and safety
HB1979Curtis, Courtney Allen HB 19793/27/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6175L.02I - Designates the first Tuesday after the first Monday in April of each year as a state holiday known as "Voter Pride and Awareness Day" or "Voter Pride Day"
HB1703Ellington, Brandon HB 17034/8/2014 Voted Do Pass (H)
  5294L.01I - Creates the Missouri Juneteenth Heritage and Jazz Festival and Memorial Fund and changes the distribution of funds from the professional athletes and entertainers tax
SCR37Kehoe, Mike SCR 375/16/2014 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  6205S.01I - Recognizes the first Tuesday of every September as American Red Cross Blood Donation Day
HCR27May, Karla HCR 274/10/2014 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5744L.01I - Recognizes the week of September 7 to September 13, 2014, as "W.C. Handy Week"
HB1285English, Keith HCS HB 12854/10/2014 Rules - Reported Do Pass - not Consent (H)
  4702H.02C - Requires every public school to conduct educational programs and activities regarding Veterans Day and allows a district to include it as a school holiday
HB1607Schieffer, Ed HB 16075/1/2014 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5209H.01I - Designates the second week of March as "Master Gardeners' Week" in Missouri
HB1720Hodges, Steve HCS HB 17205/7/2014 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5617L.02C - Designates May 7 as "ROHHAD Awareness Day" in Missouri
HCR49Phillips, Don HCS HCR 495/13/2014 Referred: Senate Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions, and Ethics
  6553H.02C - Designates the week of May 18th - 24th "Missouri Safe Boating Week"
HB1442Dunn, Randy HB 14423/27/2014 Second read and referred: Senate General Laws
  4798H.01P - Designates December 4 as "Alpha Phi Alpha Day" in Missouri in honor of the first black intercollegiate Greek-letter fraternity established for African-Americans
HB1532Spencer, Bryan HB 15323/27/2014 Second read and referred: Senate General Laws
  4177L.01P - Designates the third week of February as "Engineers Awareness Week" in Missouri
HB1605Schieffer, Ed HCS HB 16054/10/2014 Second read and referred: Senate General Laws
  5257H.02P - Designates the month of May as "Mental Health Awareness Month" and the first full week of May as "Bipolar Disorder Awareness Week" in Missouri
HCR19Gannon, Elaine HCR 195/13/2014 Referred: Senate Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions, and Ethics
  5653L.01P - Recognizes March 2014 as "Missouri Whole Child Month"
HB1670Dunn, Randy HB 16704/10/2014 Second read and referred: Senate General Laws
  5730H.01P - Designates April 15 of each year as "Jackie Robinson Day" in Missouri
HB1744Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 17444/10/2014 Second read and referred: Senate General Laws
  4651L.01P - Designates July 3 of each year as "Organ Donor Recognition Day"
SCR32Frederick, Keith SCR 325/16/2014 Adopted (H)
  5986S.01I - Provides that Missouri join with national and state stroke awareness and prevention organizations in the month of May to observe Stroke Awareness Month
SB527Swan, Kathryn SB 5275/30/2014 Delivered to Governor
  4405S.01T - Designates each March 27th as "Medical Radiation Safety Awareness Day"
HCR25Lichtenegger, Donna HCS HCR 255/13/2014 Senate Message (S)
  5761H.02C - Recognizes the month of February as "Oral Health Awareness Month" and that good oral health is critical to good overall health
HB2028Peters, Joshua HB 20285/7/2014 Placed on Informal Calendar
  6268H.01P - Designates the month of November each year as "Epilepsy Awareness Month"