96th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
PUBLIC ASSISTANCE

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB474Kraus, Will SCS SB 4742/16/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4439S.02C - Requires the Department of Social Services to take steps to mandate the use of photo identification for the food stamp program
SB522Curls, Shalonn SB 5221/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: General Laws (S)
  4173S.01I - Modifies the eligibility requirements for food stamp assistance
SB538Chappelle-Nadal, Maria SB 5381/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4102S.01I - Requires, subject to appropriations, an expansion of the variety of kosher foods approved under the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Special Supplemental Food Program
HB1090White, Bill HB 10904/18/2012 Referred: Economic Development (H)
  4121L.01I - Prohibits the Missouri Housing Development Commission from requiring a prevailing wage on a project eligible for a housing tax credit if it is located in a disaster area
HB1187Parkinson, Mark HB 11871/25/2012 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  4584L.01I - Requires all purchases made with Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits by a Missouri recipient to be limited to only in-state purchases
HB1238Nance, Bob HB 12383/28/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4053L.01I - Specifies that certain felons must be eligible for food stamp program benefits
HB1323Black, Linda SCS HCS#2 HB 13237/10/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5196S.09T - Establishes the Low-Wage Trap Elimination Act and Sam Pratt's Law and changes the laws regarding child abuse and neglect investigations and unlicensed child care providers
HB1394Brandom, Ellen HB 13945/3/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5212L.01I - Specifies that no public assistance benefits can be used by a recipient to purchase liquor or tobacco products
HB1405Brown, Michael HB 14055/2/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4972L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Universal Health Assurance Program to provide a publicly financed, statewide insurance program for all residents of this state
HB1410Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 14104/18/2012 Referred: Corrections (H)
  4910L.01I - Allows certain inmates who become physically or mentally disabled, infirm, incompetent, or incapacitated to be released on parole if they are eligible for specified federal medical or financial benefits
SB709Schaaf, Rob SB 7091/26/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5485S.02I - Disqualifies certain persons receiving public assistance from engaging in gaming activities
HB1527Elmer, Kevin HCS HB 15277/9/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5278L.03T - Changes the laws regarding property exempt from attachment
HB1680Davis, Charlie HB 16807/2/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5549L.02T - Changes the name of the Heroes at Home Program to the Show-Me Heroes Program and adds spouses of active duty United States military personnel to those eligible to receive its services
HB1762Ellington, Brandon HB 17622/28/2012 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
  5503L.01I - Prohibits the state, as an employer or provider of public or housing assistance, from requiring an applicant to disclose any prior felony plea or conviction
SB855Schaaf, Rob SB 8552/28/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6033S.01I - Modifies the eligibility requirements for food stamps assistance as it relates to ineligible immigrants
SB875Goodman, Jack SB 8752/29/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5946S.01I - Allows $9,999 in an irrevocable trust for certain funeral expenses to not be considered an asset when determining eligibility for public assistance
HB1877Sommer, Chrissy HCS HB 18775/9/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5864L.03C - Specifies that a recipient of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits who makes an electronic benefit transaction at any casino or gaming establishment will be ineligible for benefits for three years
HB1882Brown, Wanda HB 18824/25/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  6114L.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for food stamp assistance as it relates to an ineligible immigrant
HB1888Grisamore, Jeff HB 18883/19/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5703L.01I - Establishes the Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities within the Office of Administration to protect the rights of individuals with disabilities and developmentally disabled persons
HB1903Koenig, Andrew HB 19034/18/2012 Referred: General Laws (H)
  6057L.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to seek a federal waiver to mandate the use of photo identification for continued eligibility in the food stamp program administered in this state
HB2057Brown, Wanda HB 20574/30/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5504L.01I - Changes the laws regarding illegal aliens and immigration status verification for public assistance benefit purposes
HB2078Oxford, Jeanette Mott HB 20784/18/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  6292L.01I - Requires the Children's Division to establish rules to modify the income eligibility criteria for individuals receiving a child care subsidy benefit
HCR54Brown, Wanda HCR 545/2/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6279L.01I - Strongly urges Congress to modify the eligibility requirements for SNAP food stamp benefits which result in less benefits for our citizen households than comparable noncitizen households