96th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB608Wasson, Jay SB 6081/5/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4704S.03I - Establishes the Missouri Health Insurance Exchange, the "Direct Payment Stop Loss Fund", and creates administrative procedure to collect unpaid medical claims
SB634Pearce, David SB 6341/10/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5055S.01I - Requires insurer to provide coverage for eating disorders
SB642Wasson, Jay SB 6421/11/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4361S.01I - Increases penalties for moving violations and traffic offenses occurring within an active emergency zone
SB644Schaefer, Kurt SB 6441/11/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5234S.01I - Requires reimbursement amounts paid by health carriers to licensed physical therapists to be uniform regardless of the setting or venue in which the health care services are rendered
SB672Brown, Dan SB 6721/17/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5233S.01I - Modifies higher education course credit requirements and healthcare-related professional licensure requirements for members of the armed forces
SB679Dixon, Bob SB 6791/18/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5137S.01I - Modifies the laws relating to advanced practice registered nurses and collaborative practice arrangements
SB687Schmitt, Eric SB 6871/23/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4734L.01I - Requires copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles charged for physical therapist services to be no greater than those charged for the same services provided by primary care physicians or osteopaths
SB716Schaaf, Rob SB 7161/30/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5615S.01I - Prohibits agreements between health carriers and health care providers from containing Most Favored Nation Clauses
SB750Schmitt, Eric SB 7502/6/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5612S.02I - Modifies provisions relating to advertisements by health care providers and delegation of authority
SB785Parson, Mike SB 7852/13/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5391S.04I - Modifies provisions relating to the dispensation of controlled substances
SB830Wasson, Jay SB 8302/23/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5963S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to physician assistant supervision
SB880Wasson, Jay SB 8802/29/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6039S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to physician assistant supervision during declared emergencies
SB593Parson, Mike SB 5931/4/2012 Read First Time (S)
  4889S.01I - Prohibits health carriers from denying reimbursement to licensed athletic trainers who provide covered services within their scope of practice
SB657Rupp, Scott SCS SB 6574/12/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  5256S.02C - Provides for the conscience rights of all individuals who provide medical services
SB494Wright-Jones, Robin SB 4941/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4416S.01I - Creates the Medical Harm Disclosure Act
SB496Wright-Jones, Robin SB 4961/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4418S.01I - Enacts the Prevention First Act
SB512Schaaf, Rob SB 5121/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4328S.01I - Prohibits restrictive physician employment contracts
SB515Schaaf, Rob SB 5151/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4334S.01I - Requires Director of the Department of Insurance to prescribe by rule uniform application forms for group health insurance policies
SB519Schaaf, Rob SB 5191/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4335S.01I - Requires health carriers to provide Internet access to its standard fee schedules and prohibits carriers from refusing to contract with providers willing to meet certain provider participation terms and conditions
SB526Schaaf, Rob SB 5261/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Small Business, Insurance, and Industry (S)
  4329S.01I - Requires health carriers to credential health care professionals within 60 calendar days of receipt of complete application
SB534Schaaf, Rob SB 5341/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Small Business, Insurance, and Industry (S)
  4333S.01I - Prohibits insurers from denying reimbursement for providing diagnostic imaging services based solely on the speciality or professional board certification of a licensed physician
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
HB1440Newman, Stacey HB 14403/29/2012 Referred: Health Care Policy (H)
  5093L.01I - Requires a pharmacy to fill a valid and lawful prescription for any federal Food and Drug Administration-approved drug or device to prevent pregnancy, including emergency contraceptives, without delay
HB1603Hough, Lincoln HB 16034/18/2012 Referred: Health Insurance (H)
  5582L.01I - Prohibits a health carrier or health benefit plan from denying reimbursement to a licensed athletic trainer who provides covered benefit services within the scope of an athletic trainer
HB1622Jones, Caleb HB 16225/18/2012 Referred: Health Care Policy (H)
  5505L.01I - Requires any advertisements for health care services to include specified information and prohibits it from containing any misleading or false statements
HB1707Jones, Caleb HB 17072/29/2012 Referred: General Laws (H)
  5758L.01I - Adds certain licensed emergency medical technicians to the list of individuals who can report anyone diagnosed or assessed with a condition that may prevent the safe operation of a motor vehicle
HB1816White, Bill HB 18164/26/2012 Referred: Health Insurance (H)
  5927L.02I - Requires a health carrier to provide Internet access of its standard fee schedules, prohibits a carrier from refusing to contract with any willing provider, and changes the requirements for provider referrals
HB1928Holsman, Jason HB 19284/18/2012 Referred: Health Care Policy (H)
  6135L.01I - Adds home nursing visits and follow-up care as needed for certain at-risk newborns to the list of covered services under the MO HealthNet Program
HB1996Weter, Ray HB 19965/18/2012 Referred: Health Care Policy (H)
  6266L.01I - Changes the laws regarding collaborative practice arrangements between physicians and advanced practice registered nurses
HB2074McCann Beatty, Gail HB 20744/26/2012 Referred: Health Care Policy (H)
  6270L.01I - Changes the laws regarding a lien of certain health care entities and practitioners
HB1301McCaherty, John HB 13012/28/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5163L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the licensure requirements as an emergency medical technician for a honorably discharged veteran
HB1471Frederick, Keith HB 14713/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5218L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the requirements for the testing of persons with tuberculosis
HB1509Stream, Rick HB 15092/28/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5551L.01I - Requires all health insurance carriers and health benefit plans to provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders
HB1607Oxford, Jeanette Mott HB 16073/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5202L.01I - Establishes the Compassionate Assistance for Rape Emergencies (CARE) Act which requires hospitals and health care facilities to provide emergency contraception to sexual assault victims
HB1678Long, Thomas HB 16784/18/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5547L.01I - Changes the laws regarding midwifery
HB1699Schad, Rodney HB 16993/19/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5586L.01I - Requires a person who has reasonable cause to believe that the conduct of a pharmacist or health care professional is illegal and could cause serious injury to make a report to specified authorities
HB1840Jones, Caleb HB 18404/25/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5827L.01I - Requires any person certified and providing midwifery services to present each client proof of malpractice insurance coverage in an amount of at least $1 million prior to providing services
HB1990Phillips, Don HB 19904/18/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6247L.01I - Requires all parents and legal guardians of children less than seven years of age to be informed of the ingredients contained in a vaccination prior to the administration of the vaccination
HB2094Frederick, Keith HB 20945/2/2012 Public Hearing Continued (H)
  6314L.01I - Changes the laws regarding physician assistants
HB1081Wells, Don HB 10812/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4289L.01I - Requires a health carrier that provides coverage for prescription eye drops to cover a refill without regard to a restriction for an early refill if it is authorized by the prescribing health care provider
HB1082Wells, Don HB 10823/28/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4036L.01I - Specifies that licensed professional counseling includes the diagnosis of mental, emotional, and behavior disorders and requires these counselors to complete certain educational coursework
HB1087White, Bill HB 10874/18/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4144L.02I - Establishes the Adult Health Care Consent Act which specifies a priority of persons who can make health care decisions for a person who has been certified as unable to consent to his or her own care
HB1102Swinger, Terry HB 11024/4/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4658L.01I - Requires any person who observes a child being subjected to sexual abuse to immediately report or cause a report to be made to the Children's Division
HB1371Weter, Ray HB 13714/12/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4298L.01I - Changes the laws regarding collaborative practice arrangements and advanced practice registered nurses
HB1853Newman, Stacey HB 18534/10/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  6011L.01I - Prohibits a vasectomy from being performed on a man unless it is to prevent the death or to avert serious risk of substantial and irreversible physical impairment of a major bodily function of the man
HB1033Allen, Sue HB 10334/4/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4142L.01I - Requires health care providers to provide a mammography patient with a copy of the mammography report and information regarding the benefit of supplemental screenings for dense breast tissue patients
HB1998Franz, Ward HB 19984/16/2012 Referred: Rules - Pursuant to Rule 25(32)(f) (H)
  6269L.01I - Changes the laws regarding health services and fees and moving violations and traffic offenses occurring within an active emergency zone
HB1210Gatschenberger, Chuck HCS HB 12104/24/2012 Laid Over (H)
  4965L.02C - Authorizes a claim clearinghouse to process and verify a request for an offset of an income tax refund and lottery winnings to satisfy an outstanding debt for ambulance services an individual received
HB1490Frederick, Keith HCS#2 HB 14904/11/2012 Referred: Rules - Pursuant to Rule 25(32)(f) (H)
  5479L.05C - Changes the laws regarding health care
SB742Brown, Dan HCS SS SB 7425/10/2012 Rules - No Action Taken (H)
  5590L.07C - Requires health carriers to credential a health care practitioner within 60 days of receiving a completed application
HB1541Jones, Timothy HCS HB 15415/1/2012 Executive Session Held (S)
  5077L.03P - Specifies that anyone providing or participating in a medical procedure or research cannot be required to provide or participate in the activity if it violates his or her conscience or principles
HB1072Sater, David SCS HCS HB 10725/17/2012 House Refuses to Concur, Requests Senate to Recede or Grant Conference
  4051S.03C - Establishes the Volunteer Health Services Act to allow certain licensed health professionals to provide services without additional licensure requirements
HB1134Scharnhorst, Dwight SCS HCS HB 11345/17/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4212S.03C - Changes the laws regarding insurance coverage for services provided by a licensed occupational, speech, or physical therapist
HB1193Frederick, Keith SCS HCS HB 11935/3/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4964S.06C - Establishes the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Act and changes the laws regarding the prescribing and dispensing of controlled substances
HB1563Sater, David SS SCS HCS HB 15637/12/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5569S.06T - Changes the laws regarding healthcare services
HB1318Riddle, Jeanie SS HB 13187/5/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4793S.02T - Changes the laws regarding the use of a Social Security number as an employee number and the laws regarding mental health