99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
CHILDREN AND MINORS

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB58Haefner, Marsha HB 584/13/2017 Reported Do Pass (S)
  0286H.01P - Requires the Department of Health and Senior Services to establish criteria for levels of maternal and neonatal care designations
HB66Ruth, Becky SCS HCS HB 664/10/2017 Placed on Informal Calendar
  0277S.03C - Expands the newborn screening requirements to include spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) and Hunter syndrome
HB98Swan, Kathryn HCS HB 984/13/2017 Referred: Rules - Administrative Oversight
  0547H.02C - Authorizes a tax credit for contributions to school foundations
HB112McCaherty, John HB 1124/12/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  0128H.01I - Modifies provisions of law relating to custody of in vitro human embryos
HB119Kelley, Mike HB 1193/16/2017 Referred: Judiciary
  0152H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to family law proceedings
SB160Franklin, Diane HCS SS SCS SB 1606/22/2017 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  0346H.04T - Modifies provisions relating to child protection
HB174Hubrecht, Tila SCS HCS HB 1745/4/2017 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  0859S.04C - Provides protections for alternatives to abortion agencies
HB182Hurst, Tom HB 1823/15/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0855H.01I - Prohibits a person from transporting a minor across state lines to obtain an abortion without the consent required by state law
HB183Franks Jr., Bruce HCS HB 1834/20/2017 Reported Do Pass (S)
  0796H.02P - Designates June 7th as "Youth Violence Prevention Day"
HB194Franklin, Diane HCS HB 1945/11/2017 Second read and referred: Senate Seniors, Families, and Children
  0846H.03P - Changes the laws regarding abortion
HB252Taylor, Jered HB 2523/29/2017 Referred: Judiciary
  0774H.01I - Provides that a person commits the offense of endangering the welfare of a child in the first degree if she knowingly uses a narcotic drug without a prescription while pregnant
HB260Brown, Cloria SCS HCS HB 2604/27/2017 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  0573S.05C - Changes provisions relating to child welfare
HB270Evans, Jean HCS HB 2704/13/2017 Reported Do Pass (S)
  0854H.03P - Changes the laws regarding marriage licenses
HB274Schroer, Nick HCS HB 2744/12/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  0940H.03C - Requires children under the age of 18 to be prosecuted for most criminal offenses in juvenile courts unless the child is certified as an adult
HB284Brown, Cloria HB 2845/12/2017 Referred: Select Committee on Local, State, Federal Relations and Miscellaneous Business
  0961H.01I - Prohibits anyone from using a hand-held electronic wireless communication device while driving unless the device is equipped for hands-free operation and is being used in that manner
HB286Beard, Nathan HB 2861/25/2017 Referred: Children and Families
  0936H.01I - Establishes the Missouri Child Protection Registry
HB287Beard, Nathan HB 2874/11/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0347H.02I - Allows the court to grant visitation between the parents of a minor who has been appointed a guardian and the minor if the court finds it in the best interests of the minor
HB323Neely, Jim HB 3232/16/2017 Referred: Judiciary
  0927H.01I - Specifies that a parent's obligation to pay child support must terminate when the child turns 18 or graduates from high school unless other circumstances arise that would terminate the obligation
HB326Miller, Rocky HCS HB 3263/6/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0087H.02C - Changes the laws regarding consent for a minor to obtain an abortion
HB351McGaugh, Joe Don HCS HB 3513/28/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  1104H.02C - Modifies provisions relating to the detention and shackling of juvenile offenders and detention and shackling of pregnant offenders
SB195Franklin, Diane HCS SB 1955/9/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  0506H.02C - Modifies provisions of law relating to child protection
HB354Bahr, Kurt HCS HB 3543/8/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  0040H.02C - Specifies that parental liberty to direct the upbringing, education, and care of his or her children is a fundamental right not subject to infringement without demonstrating a compelling governmental interest
HB362Newman, Stacey HB 3625/12/2017 Referred: Select Committee on Local, State, Federal Relations and Miscellaneous Business
  0234H.02I - Specifies that a person commits the offense of endangering the welfare of a child if he or she fails to secure a dangerous or deadly weapon
HB370Newman, Stacey HB 3705/12/2017 Referred: Select Committee on Local, State, Federal Relations and Miscellaneous Business
  0219H.01I - Establishes programs and services to increase preventive health care services in the state
HB407Davis, Charlie HB 4073/29/2017 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety
  0975H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the housing of a convicted sex offender in a homeless shelter that was in existence prior to a school or child care facility being built within 1000 feet of it
HB430Rhoads, Shawn HCS HB 4304/13/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  0775H.02C - Modifies provisions relating to juvenile courts
HB440Kidd, Bill HB 4402/16/2017 Referred: Health and Mental Health Policy
  1018H.01I - Establishes "Simon's Law," which changes the laws regarding life-sustaining or nonbeneficial treatment policies of health care facilities
HB446Crawford, Sandy HB 4462/16/2017 Referred: Judiciary
  0954H.01I - Modifies when ex parte orders of protection may be issued
HB454Morgan, Judy HB 4545/12/2017 Referred: Select Committee on Local, State, Federal Relations and Miscellaneous Business
  1102H.01I - Requires children in the City of St. Louis and Kansas City school districts to enroll in a school by the age of five
HB447Crawford, Sandy HB 4473/29/2017 Referred: Judiciary
  0955H.01I - Modifies when a court shall include a written finding in the judgment or order regarding child custody
HB481Fitzwater, Travis HB 4812/16/2017 Referred: Children and Families
  1066H.01I - Establishes a language assessment program for children from birth through the age of eight who are deaf or hard of hearing
HB519Ellington, Brandon HCS HB 5194/13/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  0311H.02C - Removes the statute of limitations 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.
HB562Ellington, Brandon HB 5622/16/2017 Referred: Judiciary
  0330H.02I - Increases the time after a child's birth that the father has to file an action to establish paternity prior to an adoption or to file a notice with the Putative Father Registry
HB572Swan, Kathryn HCS HB 5724/12/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  0984H.02C - Prohibits registered sexual offenders from being 500 feet of children's museums with the primary purpose of educating and entertaining children
HB581Unsicker, Sarah HB 5812/1/2017 Referred: Children and Families
  1315H.01I - Prohibits the sale of baby crib bumper pads
HB592DeGroot, Bruce HB 5924/5/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  1239H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to financial interests of minors
HB617Curtis, Courtney Allen HB 6172/7/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  1368H.01I - Allows children's services funds to be used to fund juvenile delinquency prevention programs
HB618Curtis, Courtney Allen HB 6184/13/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  1367H.01I - Prohibits a community children's services fund from transferring any funds to the state or certain cities
HB646Fitzwater, Paul HB 6465/12/2017 Referred: Select Committee on Local, State, Federal Relations and Miscellaneous Business
  1209H.01I - Establishes the "Youth Sports Brain Injury Prevention Act"
HB697Trent, Curtis HB 6974/27/2017 Reported Do Pass (S)
  1406H.01P - Changes the laws regarding the Amber Alert System and establishes Hailey's Law
HB711Wood, David HB 7111/26/2017 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1271H.01I - Allows parents of children receiving habilitative services through an individualized education program to choose the provider
HB712Shaul, Dan HB 7123/7/2017 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1538H.02I - Establishes a pilot program within the Department of Social Services to provide additional child care assistance for low-income working families
HB713Quade, Crystal HB 7133/7/2017 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1250H.02I - Establishes a pilot program within the Department of Social Services to provide additional child care assistance for low-income working families
HB725McGaugh, Joe Don HCS HB 7254/20/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  1400H.02C - Modifies the definition of dependent for purposes of workers' compensation claims
HB724Swan, Kathryn HCS HB 7245/10/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  1560H.02C - Establishes a rebuttable presumption that child custody arrangements that award equal parenting time are in the best interest of the child
HB768Lant, Bill HB 7683/28/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  1626H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to juvenile courts
HB793Bahr, Kurt HB 7933/16/2017 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1593H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to home school education
HCR25McGee, DaRon HCR 254/20/2017 Referred: Rules - Administrative Oversight
  1647H.01I - Establishes the month of May as Foster Care Awareness month
HCR31McGee, DaRon HCR 313/29/2017 Referred: Special Committee on Tourism
  1843H.01I - Designates April 6 of each year as "Safe Haven for Newborns Awareness Day" in Missouri
HB921Pfautsch, Donna HCS HB 9214/13/2017 Reported Do Pass (H)
  1859H.02C - Changes the laws regarding the duties of public administrators
HB951Austin, Kevin HB 9513/29/2017 Referred: Local Government
  1896H.01I - Authorizes Greene County and any city within the county to propose a sales tax for the purpose of early childhood education programs
HB960Mathews, Kirk HCS HBs 960, 962, & 8285/11/2017 Second read and referred: Senate Ways and Means
  1971H.02P - Establishes the “Social Innovation Grant Program” to find alternative solutions for serving the state's vulnerable populations
HB977Quade, Crystal HB 9773/29/2017 Referred: Judiciary
  2041H.01I - Allows the court to grant reasonable visitation rights to siblings of a child whose parents are divorced or if one parent of the child is deceased
HB1002McCreery, Tracy HB 10024/6/2017 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1033H.02I - Establishes protections for pregnant offenders and offenders who are in postpartum recovery while in custody at a correctional center or county or city jail
HB1011Basye, Chuck HB 10113/28/2017 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2062H.01I - Changes the laws regarding health care for persons with disabilities
HB1015Walker, Cora Faith HB 10153/29/2017 Referred: Judiciary
  2053H.01I - Prohibits the prosecution of minor children for prostitution and requires patrons of child prostitutes to register as sex offenders
HB1027Beard, Nathan HB 10273/29/2017 Referred: Judiciary
  2028H.01I - Requires mandatory educational sessions when a person files a petition for paternity
HB1058Barnes, Jerome HB 10584/12/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  1475H.01I - Requires licensed child care facilities to report to the Department of Health and Senior Services and update annually their current liability insurance coverage information
HB1059Kelly, Hannah HB 10594/25/2017 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2124H.01I - Establishes the Missouri Earned Family and Medical Leave Act
HCR38Beard, Nathan HCR 385/12/2017 Referred: Select Committee on Local, State, Federal Relations and Miscellaneous Business
  2122H.01I - Recognizes that pornography leads to individual and societal harms
HB1076Fitzwater, Travis HB 10763/29/2017 Referred: Children and Families
  1967H.01I - Establishes an advisory committee by the Missouri Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing to monitor the tracking of language development milestones of certain children
HB1081Remole, Tim HB 10813/30/2017 Action Postponed (H)
  2166H.01I - Requires Chief Juvenile Officers to be elected by each judicial circuit
HB1087Hubrecht, Tila HB 10873/29/2017 Referred: Children and Families
  2198H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the termination of parental rights of a rapist after a child was conceived and born as a result of rape
HB1112Tate, Nate HB 11124/19/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  2266H.01I - Modifies provisions relating to child abuse and neglect
HB1155Gregory, David HCS HB 11554/20/2017 Referred: Rules - Legislative Oversight
  2285H.02C - Modifies provisions relating to court proceedings
HB1158Franklin, Diane SCS HCS HB 11584/27/2017 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  2281S.04C - Changes the laws regarding child abuse and neglect reports
HB1176Pogue, Jeff HB 11765/12/2017 Referred: Select Committee on Local, State, Federal Relations and Miscellaneous Business
  2107H.01I - Expands child neglect to include a child that is born with a controlled substance in the child's fluids because the pregnant mother knowingly used a controlled substance before birth
HB1223Kelley, Mike HB 12235/12/2017 Referred: Select Committee on Local, State, Federal Relations and Miscellaneous Business
  2346H.01I - Allows the family of a pregnant woman to civilly commit her for treatment if she is abusing drugs