98th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
COUNSELING

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB2365Rhoads, Shawn HB 23652/3/2016 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  6151H.01I - Prohibits a peer support group counselor from testifying as to any confidential communication properly entrusted to the counselor by law enforcement personnel while receiving counseling
HB2597Carpenter, Jon HB 25975/13/2016 Referred: Professional Registration and Licensing
  6560H.01I - Provides that there shall be no discrimination between professional counselors and other mental health professionals licensed under Chapter 337
HB1545Fitzwater, Travis HB 15455/13/2016 Referred: Professional Registration and Licensing
  4931H.01I - Prohibits the MO HealthNet Division from discriminating between a licensed marital therapist and family therapist and a licensed professional counselor when establishing rules for payment of services
HB1928Burlison, Eric HCS HB 19284/28/2016 Second read and referred: Senate Education
  5408H.02P - Creates the "Legislative Task Force on Dyslexia" and requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to employ a dyslexia specialist and develop professional development programs for school staff
HB1611Swan, Kathryn HB 16115/6/2016 SCS Voted Do Pass (S)
  4806H.01P - Requires school districts to establish comprehensive guidance and counseling programs for students attending school in the district
HB2428Swan, Kathryn HB 24286/13/2016 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  6217H.01T - Changes the term "guidance counselor" to "school counselor" in the laws relating to education