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


BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB1063Grisamore, Jeff HB 10633/10/2014 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  4502H.01I - Changes the laws regarding children and families
HB1068Mims, Bonnaye HB 10681/16/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  4535L.01I - Allows certain felons to be eligible for federal food stamp program benefits
HB1213Guernsey, Casey HB 12133/4/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4846H.01I - Changes the laws regarding public assistance benefits
HB1280English, Keith HB 12801/16/2014 Referred: General Laws
  4183H.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
HB1283English, Keith HB 12831/16/2014 Referred: General Laws
  4440H.01I - Specifies that Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits may not be used to purchase energy drinks
HB1322Ellinger, Rory HB 13221/16/2014 Referred: General Laws
  4034L.01I - Allows a person convicted of a drug-related felony to become eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits upon meeting certain conditions
HB1520Gardner, Kimberly HB 15201/29/2014 Referred: Special Standing Committee on Urban Issues
  5275L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program to provide low-income seniors with fresh Missouri-grown produce
HB1586Koenig, Andrew HB 15862/27/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5260H.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to seek a federal waiver to mandate that electronic benefit cards be imprinted with a photograph of the recipient
HB1589Wieland, Paul HB 15892/18/2014 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5252L.01I - Specifies that certain felons must be eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits
HB1700Ellington, Brandon HB 17002/11/2014 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety
  5707L.01I - Specifies that a person applying for state employment, public assistance, or state housing assistance cannot be required to disclose any prior nonviolent felony plea or conviction with certain exceptions
HB1754Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 17542/26/2014 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  4656L.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
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
HB1861Brown, Wanda SCS HCS HBs 1861 & 18645/14/2014 Placed on Informal Calendar
  6045S.04C - Specifies that public assistance benefit recipients who make electronic benefit transfer transactions exclusively outside the state for a period of 90 days must have their benefits suspended and requires the Department of Social Services to establish a pilot program to allow SNAP participants to purchase fresh produce at farmers markets
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
HB1879Barnes, Jay HB 18792/24/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6085H.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to establish a pilot program to provide Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participants with access to fresh fruit and vegetables
HB1880Barnes, Jay HB 18802/24/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6064H.01I - Repeals the provision requiring an automatic administrative hearing after an applicant or recipient of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits tests positive for a controlled substance
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
HB1969Barnes, Jay HB 19693/25/2014 Public Hearing Continued (H)
  6188H.01I - Changes the laws regarding MO HealthNet eligibility and benefits
HB1970Rehder, Holly HB 19703/4/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  6073H.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to establish a pilot program to provide Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participants access to fresh fruit and vegetables at farmers' markets
HB1972Allen, Sue HB 19723/12/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6180H.01I - Changes the requirements for providing comprehensive health care for public assistance recipients
HB2056Brown, Wanda HB 20564/3/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5787H.01I - Changes the eligibility requirements for supplemental nutrition assistance as it relates to an ineligible immigrant
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
HB2080Torpey, Noel HB 20805/5/2014 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5849H.02I - Changes the laws regarding public medical assistance
HB2100Brown, Wanda HB 21003/26/2014 Referred: Downsizing State Government
  5782H.01I - Repeals the provisions allowing an applicant to receive public assistance benefits while obtaining necessary documentation to prove lawful presence or upon providing a copy of a pending birth certificate application
HB2183Butler, Michael HB 21834/15/2014 Referred: Judiciary
  6455H.01I - Requires the Department of Social Services to develop a pilot program which would allow eligible non-custodial parents to reduce the past-due child support they owe to the state
HB2208Barnes, Jay HB 22085/16/2014 Referred: Government Oversight and Accountability
  6473H.01I - Exempts Medicaid fraud actions from the two-year statute of limitations
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
SB498Molendorp, Chris HCS SS SB 4985/16/2014 Voted Do Pass (H)
  4428H.06C - Creates a private cause of action against navigators for unlawful release of private identifying information and requires health insurance navigators be bonded for purposes of paying any judgments awarded
SB524Molendorp, Chris HCS SCS SB 5244/30/2014 Referred: Rules
  4141H.03C - Specifies that counties that elect to provide a medical plan to elected officials must do so for compensated officials and may do so for uncompensated officials
SB680Wieland, Paul HCS SCS SB 6805/30/2014 Delivered to Governor
  4890H.03T - Modifies the eligibility requirements for food stamp assistance
SB736Sater, David SB 7361/16/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5347S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program
SB900Lamping, John SB 9002/19/2014 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6107S.01I - Changes the vision examination requirements for Blind Pension recipients