96th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
DOMESTIC RELATIONS

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB521Curls, Shalonn SB 5211/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  4368S.01I - Requires a non-custodial parent to pay child support until the child reaches 22 years of age instead of 21 years of age
HB1079Sater, David HB 10792/22/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4052L.01I - Allows the State Registrar to issue a heritage birth certificate
HB1088White, Bill HB 10882/29/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4377L.01I - Requires a checklist form to be completed prior to finalizing an adoption which verifies that all documents and procedures have been submitted, followed, and reviewed by the judge
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
HB1137Lauer, Jeanie HCS HB 11375/1/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4211L.03P - Changes the laws regarding adoptions
HB1165Diehl, John HB 11654/12/2012 Public Hearing Scheduled (S)
  4862L.01P - Changes the requirements for qualified spousal trusts to allow the trust to consist of both property held in one trust for both spouses and property held in two shares on one trust for each spouse
HB1167Wright, Billy Pat HB 11672/20/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4429L.01I - Establishes Caylee's Law which requires any parent or guardian to report the death or disappearance of a child within a specified time period
HB1208Barnes, Jay HB 12083/7/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5119L.01I - Specifies that the termination of parental rights in the case of rape cannot extinguish or bar the ordering or enforcement of a child support obligation for a child born as a result of the rape
HB1220Hubbard, Penny HCS HB 12203/22/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  5026L.02P - Requires the Department of Corrections to establish a two-year pilot project to increase the access that children have to their incarcerated mothers
HB1258Kelly, Chris HCS HB 1258, 1259, & 12604/24/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  5156L.02P - Changes the laws regarding the acknowledgment of paternity and consent to an adoption
HB1259Kelly, Chris HB 12592/14/2012 HCS Reported Do Pass by Consent (H)
  5155L.01I - Specifies that consent to the adoption of a child is not required of a man who has not provided consistent prenatal support to the mother and baby or who is not required under Section 453.030, RSMo
HB1260Kelly, Chris HB 12602/14/2012 HCS Reported Do Pass by Consent (H)
  5154L.01I - Waives a man's right to intervene in a termination of parental rights or adoption action unless he has had a previous and consistent relationship with the child
HB1288Higdon, Galen HB 12882/8/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4146L.01I - Requires the Missouri Supreme Court to establish by rule the specific language to be included in all child support orders detailing the specific rights and obligations of the parents and the child
HB1296Davis, Charlie HB 12964/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  5072L.01P - Establishes the custody and visitation rights of a deploying military parent
SB670Green, Tim SB 6701/17/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4594S.02I - Allows debtors facing nonjudicial foreclosure to chose mediation or judicial foreclosure as alternatives
HB1344Nasheed, Jamilah HCS#2 HB 13444/30/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4798L.04P - Authorizes a person to apply to a court for the closure of certain criminal records
HB1350Schupp, Jill HB 13502/29/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4155L.01I - Establishes Nathan's Law which changes the laws regarding child care facilities
HB1384Cox, Stanley HB 13842/15/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4363L.01I - Changes the laws regarding consent to the adoption of a child
HB1390Curtman, Paul HB 13902/2/2012 Referred: Workforce Development and Workplace Safety (H)
  5339L.01I - Establishes the Family Business Growth Act which allows up to two members of an employer's family to opt out of workers' compensation insurance
HB1437Newman, Stacey HB 14374/12/2012 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
  4963L.01I - Changes the laws regarding domestic violence
HB1491Haefner, Marsha HB 14913/28/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5455L.01I - Requires a mandatory reporter of child abuse and neglect to make a report and removes the option of causing a report to be made
HB1559Hughes IV, Leonard HB 15592/29/2012 Referred: Children and Families (H)
  5306L.01I - Increases, from no later than 15 days to no later than 60 days, after a child's birth that the father has to file an action to establish paternity prior to an adoption or file with Putative Father Registry
HB1565Cauthorn, John HB 15654/4/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4492L.01I - Requires mandatory reporters of child abuse to report when they are working or acting in their official capacity and allows them to report when they are not
HB1568McManus, Kevin HCS HB 15683/20/2012 Rules - No Action Taken (H)
  5086L.03C - Changes the laws regarding the disclosure of certain foster care licensure information and the provisions regarding the Safe Place for Newborns Act
HB1588Harris, Ben HB 15882/29/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5426L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the notice of the relocation of a child by the custodial parent
SB731Brown, Dan SB 7312/1/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5232S.01I - Establishes procedures to follow in child custody and visitation cases for military personnel
HB1598Hubbard, Penny HB 15982/29/2012 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
  5530L.01I - Changes the criteria for domestic assault in the third degree to include three responses by law enforcement for alleged abuse or violation of an order of protection by the same person
HB1631Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 16312/15/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5589L.01I - Allows any public school to offer dating abuse information in its health curriculum in grades seven through twelve
HB1650Spreng, Churie HB 16502/23/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5340L.01I - Allows each school district or charter school to establish and implement an age-appropriate curriculum to educate students about domestic violence
HB1690May, Karla HB 16905/1/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5695L.01I - Changes the laws regarding arrearages and the expungement of certain records related to criminal nonsupport
HB1758Long, Thomas SCS HCS HB 17587/12/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5552S.06T - Changes the laws regarding child custody, visitation rights, and adoption
SB813Dieckhaus, Scott HCS SB 8135/17/2012 Senate Conference Committee Appointed (S)
  5878H.02C - Allows political subdivisions and other public entities to invest certain funds in deposit accounts rather than certificates of deposits
HB1792Franz, Ward HB 17924/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5587L.01I - Requires each school district to adopt a policy on how student records and communications are provided to parents who have joint legal or physical custody of a student
HB1822Lampe, Sara HB 18224/2/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  5972L.01I - Changes the laws regarding domestic violence orders of protection
SB863Wright-Jones, Robin SB 8632/29/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6023S.01I - Requires parents to file parenting plans after paternity has been established in court
SB871Lamping, John SB 8712/29/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5969S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to domestic violence
HB1994Carlson, Susan HB 19944/18/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6159L.01I - Allows prospective adoptive parents and the parents of a prospective adoptee to enter into a post adoption contract agreement to allow contact between the former parents and the adoptee