96th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB544Chappelle-Nadal, Maria SB 5441/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Financial and Governmental Organizations and Elections (S)
  4109S.01I - Licenses clinical laboratory personnel
HB1083Wells, Don HB 10834/2/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4519L.01I - Prohibits all drivers, regardless of age, from text messaging while operating a moving vehicle unless the device being used is equipped with technology allowing for voice-recognition hands-free texting
HB1094Wieland, Paul SS SCS HCS HB 10947/5/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4322S.06T - Changes the laws regarding electronic payments to state agencies and departments and the electronic payment of funds received by a county health center
HB1096Wieland, Paul HB 10965/18/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4319L.01P - Allows a county health center to make authorized payments through an electronic funds transfer system
HB1148Gatschenberger, Chuck HB 11482/1/2012 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
  4828L.01I - Prohibits anyone from using a hand-held electronic wireless communications device while driving unless the device is equipped for hands-free operation and is being used in that manner
HB1168Franz, Ward HB 11682/8/2012 Referred: Corrections (H)
  4977H.01I - Repeals the provision authorizing state departments to directly purchase certain information technology products and services
HB1216McNeil, Margo HB 12162/21/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  4485L.01I - Increases the maximum annual grant amount that the University of Missouri Board of Curators can award for a research project on Alzheimer's disease and related disorders
HB1227Brattin, Rick HB 12272/1/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4747L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Standard Science Act which requires the equal treatment of science instruction regarding evolution and intelligent design
HB1244Lauer, Jeanie HB 12441/31/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  5097L.01I - Allows a governmental entity to engage in projects involving a technology business facility used for specified purposes
HB1246Lauer, Jeanie HB 12461/26/2012 Referred: Economic Development (H)
  5096L.01I - Changes the laws regarding municipal technology business facility projects, the MO Jobs Training Program, and the Missouri Quality Jobs Act
HJR54Hinson, Dave HJR 545/18/2012 Referred: General Laws (H)
  4234L.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment restricting appropriations to the Life Sciences Research Board from being used for specified types of projects
HB1276Koenig, Andrew HB 12762/23/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5064L.01I - Requires the State Board of Education and other public school entities to encourage students to explore scientific questions and to assist teaching of scientific theories of biological or chemical evolution
HCR13Loehner, Tom HCR 132/15/2012 Referred: Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics (S)
  5226L.01I - Supports the use of unbiased scientific research and data regarding the management practices for rivers and streams
HB1372Jones, Caleb HB 13721/25/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5407H.01I - Changes the laws regarding the dispensing of controlled substances and establishes the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Act
HB1381Bahr, Kurt HB 13812/16/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  4046L.01I - Prohibits the use of a global positioning system or other technology to monitor the mileage traveled by a motor vehicle in order to impose any mileage tax
HB1419Colona, Mike HB 14192/6/2012 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
  4709L.01I - Prohibits all drivers, regardless of age, from text messaging while operating a moving motor vehicle on any highway in this state and prohibits anyone from being stopped solely to determine compliance
HB1430Kratky, Michele HB 14302/6/2012 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
  4722L.01I - Prohibits all drivers, regardless of age, from text messaging while operating a moving vehicle unless the device being used is equipped with technology allowing for voice-recognition hands-free texting
HB1439Newman, Stacey HB 14394/12/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5091L.01I - Changes the laws regarding sex education in schools and establishes the Compassionate Assistance for Rape Emergencies Act, the Birth Control Protection Act, and a women's health services program
HB1441Fisher, Barney HB 14414/24/2012 Public Hearing Scheduled (S)
  5000L.01P - Changes the laws regarding workers' compensation and unemployment benefits
HB1460Jones, Caleb SCS HB 14607/12/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5379S.02T - Extends the expiration date of the Statewide Court Automation Fund from September 1, 2013, to September 1, 2018, and the Court Automation Committee from September 1, 2015, to September 1, 2020
HB1466Nasheed, Jamilah HB 14665/2/2012 Executive Session Held (S)
  4570L.02P - Establishes the Math and Science Tutoring Act which establishes a pilot program for tutoring certain students in any St. Louis City public school
HB1484McCaherty, John HB 14844/19/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  5316L.01P - Establishes the Paperless Documents and Forms Act which authorizes the Department of Revenue to use technology to allow the filing of certain forms and the sending of certain notifications
HB1540Jones, Timothy HB 15407/10/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5125L.02T - Changes the laws regarding workers' compensation
HB1593Jones, Timothy HB 15934/25/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  5419L.03P - Changes the laws regarding the Missouri New Markets Development Program and establishes the Missouri Angel Investment Incentive Act
SB733Richard, Ron SB 7332/1/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5568S.01I - Revises statutes concerning the Missouri Science and Reinvestment Act and related statutes
HB1666Jones, Tishaura HB 16663/29/2012 Referred: Ways and Means (H)
  4719L.01I - Authorizes a tax return check-off box on individual and corporate income tax forms for the newly created Lupus Revolving Research Trust Fund
HB1679Franz, Ward HB 16792/28/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5350L.01I - Establishes the Sales Tax Technology Act regarding the electronic submission of sales tax data and payments
SB796Justus, Jolie SB 7962/16/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5564S.01I - Repeals provision making changes enacted by Senate Bill 7 (1st Ext. Sess. 2011) contingent on the passage of another act
HB1798Johnson, Delus HB 17984/18/2012 Referred: Economic Development (H)
  5268L.01I - Authorizes a tax credit for the cost of labor and materials to construct or improve a data center
HB1805Brandom, Ellen HB 18053/20/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5463L.02I - Establishes an income tax credit for the stipend or salary paid to certain interns
HB1827Richardson, Todd SCS HCS HB 18277/10/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5967S.04T - Establishes the Missouri Electronic Prior Authorization Committee regarding national standards for the process of obtaining prior approval from an insurer for certain services or medications
HB1855Wallingford, Wayne HB 18553/27/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5841L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Initiative within the Department of Higher Education
HB1870Entlicher, Sue HB 18705/1/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6055L.01I - Specifies that by January 1, 2014, the official ballot will be a paper ballot and requires all voting methods to produce the election results from paper ballots
SB896Schaefer, Kurt SB 8963/1/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6080S.02I - Requires the General Assembly to consider youth smoking statistics when appropriating money from the Life Sciences Research Fund
HB1933McCaherty, John HB 19335/2/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5798L.02I - Establishes the Abortion Ban for Sex Selection and Genetic Abnormalities Act of 2012 to prohibit an abortion solely due to the sex of the unborn child or a genetic abnormality diagnosis
HB1944Wallingford, Wayne HB 19444/12/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6205L.01I - Authorizes an income tax return check-off box for the designation of a donation from an income tax refund to the newly created Pediatric Cancer Research Trust Fund
HB1999Zerr, Anne HB 19993/28/2012 Referred: Economic Development (H)
  4684L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the Missouri Science and Innovation Reinvestment Act
HB2028Leach, Melissa HB 20284/11/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6226L.01I - Requires a summary and a description of a research project funded by the Spinal Cord Injury Fund to be submitted before or with the request for an appropriation to the appropriate appropriations committee
HCR55Nolte, Jerry HCR 555/18/2012 Adopted (H)
  6312L.01I - Strongly urges strict enforcement of federal trade laws to protect domestic information technology and urges use all state powers to protect manufacturers and state agencies from illegal software