97th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
DISABILITIES

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB703Lager, Brad SB 7031/13/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5321S.01I - Modifies the law relating to the Missouri Human Rights Act
SB757Justus, Jolie SB 7571/21/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4304S.01I - Modifies the law relating to the Missouri Human Rights Act
SB900Lamping, John SB 9002/19/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6107S.01I - Changes the vision examination requirements for Blind Pension recipients
SB962Justus, Jolie SB 9622/27/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6261S.01I - Bars discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity
SB963Justus, Jolie SB 9632/27/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6270S.01I - Prohibits discrimination based on a person's status as a veteran
SCR42LeVota, Paul SCR 424/9/2014 Offered (S)
  6507S.01I - Urges commitment to people with cognitive disabilities to obtain technology and information access
SB541Munzlinger, Brian SB 5411/8/2014 Read First Time (S)
  4144S.01I - Eliminates the renter's portion of the Senior Citizens Property Tax Credit for persons first qualifying after January 1, 2014
SB582Rupp, Scott SB 58212/3/2013 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  4548S.01I - Changes the asset limits to qualify for MO HealtNet benefits to $5,000 for a single person and $10,000 for a married couple
SB919Justus, Jolie SB 9194/1/2014 Reported Do Pass (S)
  6218S.01I - Modifies the time after which a person may bring a civil action under the Human Rights Act
HCR52Torpey, Noel HCR 525/16/2014 Referred: Children, Families, and Persons with Disabilities
  6551H.01I - Specifies that the General Assembly affirms its commitment to equal rights of people with cognitive disabilities to technology and information access
SB553Emery, Ed SCS SB 5533/13/2014 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4572S.02C - Modifies the electronic system requirement for certain home-and community-based providers
HB1278English, Keith HB 12781/16/2014 Referred: Elections
  4181H.01I - Requires election authorities to make available at least one electronic voting machine per polling location for blind or visually impaired voters at an election in order to comply with federal law
HJR60Swan, Kathryn HJR 602/5/2014 Referred: Veterans
  4993H.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment exempting disabled military veterans from the payment of property taxes
HB1893Marshall, Nick HB 18935/16/2014 Referred: Health Care Policy
  5991L.01I - Exempts persons certified by an ophthalmologist as having no usable vision and whose condition is deemed to be permanent from subsequent vision examinations for purposes of receipt of a blind pension
HB1984English, Keith HB 19843/4/2014 Referred: Veterans
  5803L.01I - Exempts honorably discharged veterans, military personnel, and their dependents from the payment of specified tuition, fees, and charges
HB2067McCann Beatty, Gail HB 20675/16/2014 Referred: Transportation
  5715L.02I - Changes, from December 31, 2015, to December 31, 2020, the expiration date for a portion of the public mass transportation sales tax in Kansas City and when the authority must be in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act
HB2089Hummel, Jacob HB 20895/16/2014 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  6198L.01I - Requires a student to receive instruction in Braille reading and writing when an assessment demonstrates the need for the instruction
HB2123Wright, John HB 21235/16/2014 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  5548L.01I - Allows the parent of a student with an individualized education plan that includes clinical nursing services to continue with the current service provider when the school district changes providers if the cost is the same or less
HB2132Jones, Caleb HB 21325/16/2014 Referred: Judiciary
  6380L.01I - Changes the time period after which a person may bring a civil action under the Human Rights Act if the Missouri Commission on Human Rights has not completed its administrative processing
HB2151Mayfield, John HB 21514/8/2014 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety
  6311H.01I - Expands the Amber Alert System to include missing endangered persons, specifies the criteria for being an endangered person, and changes its name to the Amber Alert and Silver Alert system
HB2230Kolkmeyer, Glen HB 22305/16/2014 Referred: Judiciary
  6471H.01I - Changes the laws regarding suits against purchasers of land sold for taxes
HB2241Mitten, Gina HB 22415/16/2014 Referred: Children, Families, and Persons with Disabilities
  6514L.01I - Requires at least 5% of all expenditures authorized by a county sheltered workshop board to be made for services under waiver programs
HB2262Sommer, Chrissy HB 22625/16/2014 Referred: Children, Families, and Persons with Disabilities
  6466H.02I - Revises the definition of "service dog" to include animals that provide support or therapeutic functions for individuals with psychiatric or mental disabilities
HB1264Cornejo, Robert HB 12641/28/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5042L.01I - Changes the laws regarding state employment preference ratings for veterans
HB1493Stream, Rick HB 14932/25/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5484L.01I - Requires all health insurance carriers and health benefit plans to provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders
HB1598Torpey, Noel HB 15982/10/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5053H.03I - Specifies that if a sexual offense is committed against a person who is developmentally disabled, the criminality of conduct will be based on the victim's developmental age and not the actual age of the victim
HB1785Bahr, Kurt HB 17853/31/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5690L.01I - Requires the MO HealthNet Division to seek an amendment to the Home and Community-based Waiver to allow structured family caregiving to be a covered service
HB1876Jones, Caleb HB 18763/26/2014 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  5985L.01I - Exempts persons certified as having no usable vision and whose condition is deemed to be permanent from subsequent vision examinations for purposes of receipt of a blind pension
HB1980Pierson Sr., Tommie HB 19804/16/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4731L.04I - Revises the definition of "consumer" as it relates to personal care assistance services
HB2110Zerr, Anne HB 21104/29/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6232H.02I - Changes the laws regarding sales tax
HB2267Allen, Sue HB 22674/28/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6462L.01I - Transfers and restructures the duties and powers of the Department of Health and Senior Services into the Department of Social Services, Department of Mental Health and Health, and the newly-established Department of MO HealthNet
HB1066Grisamore, Jeff HB 10661/14/2014 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  4554H.01I - Establishes educational savings accounts as an option for the education of a child with a specified disability
HB1223Zerr, Anne HB 12231/22/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5084H.01I - Changes the asset limits to qualify for MO HealthNet benefits to $5,000 for a single person and $10,000 for a married couple
HB1919Guernsey, Casey HB 19194/30/2014 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5615H.02I - Changes the laws regarding high school equivalency examinations
HB2059Shumake, Lindell HB 20594/1/2014 Voted Do Pass (H)
  6109H.03I - Establishes family intervention orders for the treatment of an individual who abuses chemical substances
HB1229Gatschenberger, Chuck HB 12292/6/2014 Voted Do Pass (H)
  5163H.01I - Allows moneys deposited into the Brain Injury Fund to be expended for community based services in comprehensive brain injury day rehabilitation therapy as well as home and community support programs
HB1062Grisamore, Jeff HCS#2 HB 10624/17/2014 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  4494H.05C - Changes the laws regarding services for individuals with disabilities
HB1380Peters, Joshua HB 13804/24/2014 Public Hearing Scheduled (S)
  5243L.01P - Removes the words "mental retardation" and "mentally retarded" from the statutes, except for references to a clinical diagnosis
HB1898Bahr, Kurt HCS HB 18985/1/2014 Third Read and Defeated (H)
  5929H.04P - Requires the Department of Health and Senior Services to develop standards for all levels of hospital perinatal care
HB1156Lair, Mike HCS HB 11565/7/2014 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4737H.02P - Establishes a committee to assess the continuation of the Money Follows the Person Demonstration Program in order to help disabled or aging individuals transition from nursing facilities to community settings
HB1835Haahr, Elijah HB 18356/10/2014 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  6002H.01T - Specifies that recipients of blind pension benefits with no usable vision must be exempt from the five-year vision re-examination requirement
HB1064Grisamore, Jeff HB 10646/5/2014 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4543H.01T - Removes references to the phrases "mentally retarded" and "mental retardation" from statute and replaces them with "intellectually disabled" and "intellectual disability", respectively
HB1073Dugger, Tony HB 10735/13/2014 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4372H.01P - Requires a person to submit a specified form of photo identification in order to vote in a public election with specified exemptions
HB1125Dugger, Tony HB 11252/19/2014 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4460L.02T - Allows a person with a physical disability or a member of the armed forces on active duty filing a declaration of candidacy by certified mail to designate a representative for the ballot order random drawing
HB1614Burlison, Eric SCS HCS HB 16147/8/2014 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4603S.04T - Adds dyslexia to the list of conditions that are considered qualifying needs for the purposes of Bryce's Law
HB1779Riddle, Jeanie SCS HCS HB 17796/20/2014 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5815S.04T - Changes the laws regarding mental health facility safety