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

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB603Green, Tim SB 6031/4/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4311S.01I - Creates an advance voting system for elections
SJR43Green, Tim SJR 431/4/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4466S.02I - Limits the total service in the General Assembly to sixteen years in any proportion between the Senate and the House of Representatives
SB746Schaefer, Kurt SB 7462/2/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5643S.01I - Allows for the extension of certain county taxes upon voter approval
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
SB808Lembke, Jim SB 8082/16/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5129S.01I - Implements recall elections for U.S. Senators
SB825Justus, Jolie SB 8252/22/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5931S.01I - Imposes campaign contribution limits
SB826Crowell, Jason SB 8262/22/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5947S.01I - Modifies the law relating to ethics
SB832Wasson, Jay SB 8322/23/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5990S.01I - Establishes a closed primary
SB883Richard, Ron SB 8833/1/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6105S.01I - Adopts an agreement to elect the president by national popular vote
SB892Kraus, Will SB 8923/1/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6094S.01I - Modifies the law relating to uniform military and overseas voters
SJR41Lembke, Jim SJR 411/4/2012 Read First Time (S)
  4777S.02I - Provides for election of certain judges and appointment by Governor of a Supreme Court judge
SB774Rupp, Scott SB 7744/12/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  5692S.02I - Requires the Secretary of State to post certain initiative and referendum material on its website
SB817Parson, Mike SCS SBs 817 & 7744/12/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  5729S.06C - Modifies the laws relating to initiative and referendum petitions
HB2026Leach, Melissa HB 20263/28/2012 Withdrawn (H)
  6243L.01I - Requires anyone participating in a caucus to be registered to vote by the fourth Wednesday before the caucus
SB434Callahan, Victor SB 4341/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: General Laws (S)
  4373S.01I - Modifies procedures for changes in school district boundary lines
SB486Wright-Jones, Robin SB 4861/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Financial and Governmental Organizations and Elections (S)
  4411S.01I - Modifies law relating to voter registration and election offenses
SJR23Crowell, Jason SJR 231/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Financial and Governmental Organizations and Elections (S)
  4470S.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment to create term limits for all statewide elected officials
SB520Schaaf, Rob SB 5201/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Financial and Governmental Organizations and Elections (S)
  4359S.01I - Requires a candidate who forms a committee to designate the office to which the candidate is seeking nomination or election
SB525Engler, Kevin SB 5251/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence (S)
  4159S.01I - Provides for nonpartisan elections of judicial candidates and forbids certain judges and candidates from engaging in political activities
SB542Chappelle-Nadal, Maria SB 5421/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Financial and Governmental Organizations and Elections (S)
  4110S.01I - Establishes a paper ballot as the official ballot
SB546Purgason, Chuck SB 5461/5/2012 Referred: Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics (S)
  4370S.01I - Imposes campaign contribution limits
SB581Callahan, Victor SB 5811/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: General Laws (S)
  4786S.03I - Modifies provisions relating to school district boundary line changes, school accreditation, and employment of retired teachers under certain circumstances
HB1183Parkinson, Mark HB 11833/29/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  4650L.01I - Excludes the year 2012 from the requirement that a statewide presidential preference primary be held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in February of each presidential election year
HB1230Schoeller, Shane HB 12305/18/2012 Referred: General Laws (H)
  4803L.01I - Allows an employer or labor organization to obtain a political contribution through a payroll deduction if the employee or member consents to the contribution in writing annually
HB1235Berry, T.J. HB 12351/19/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  4864L.02I - Requires an election authority to conduct a record check to determine whether a person is prohibited from filing as a candidate for the election for which he or she is filing a declaration of candidacy
HJR53Neth, Myron HJR 533/8/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  5145L.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment allowing a person to serve any proportion of the 16-year limit between the House of Representatives and the Senate
HJR55Dugger, Tony HJR 553/22/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  4951L.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the approval of both a majority of voters statewide and a majority of voters in a majority of the Congressional districts for an amendment to take effect
HB1320Still, Mary HB 13204/26/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  4543L.01I - Changes the laws regarding campaign contributions
HB1374Neth, Myron HB 13744/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4555L.02I - Changes the laws regarding school accreditation and establishes a transformational school district upon the second declaration of unaccredited status of certain school districts
HB1380Bahr, Kurt HB 13803/8/2012 Referred: General Laws (H)
  4243L.01I - Prohibits a property owners' association from preventing a property owner from placing political yard signs on his or her property
HJR63Loehner, Tom HJR 632/6/2012 Referred: Agriculture Policy (H)
  5272L.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment requiring a four-sevenths voter majority approval of an initiative petition related to crop production, livestock, or agriculture in order for it to take effect
HB1415Colona, Mike HB 14152/29/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  4711L.01I - Allows an individual at a general election to vote a straight party line ticket by voting for all candidates of the same political party with a single punch or mark
HB1438Newman, Stacey HB 14383/29/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  5014L.01I - Allows a voter to cast an advance ballot
HB1480Schieffer, Ed HB 14802/23/2012 Referred: Utilities (H)
  4830L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the state's No-call List and political telephone solicitations
HB1485Parkinson, Mark HB 14851/26/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  5373L.01I - Prohibits any person who is in violation of a court order to pay specified monetary judgments from qualifying as a candidate for an elective office and his or her name from appearing on a ballot
HB1601Webber, Stephen HB 16014/18/2012 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  5059L.01I - Designates the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November as a public holiday known as "Election Day"
HB1628Barnes, Jay HB 16282/8/2012 Refer: Spec Stand Com Government Oversight & Accountability
  5613L.01I - Prohibits, upon voter approval, the Secretary of State from preparing a ballot summary statement if any family member of the secretary has a financial interest in the measure in excess of $50,000
HB1682Wyatt, Zachary HB 16823/21/2012 Refer: Spec Stand Com Government Oversight & Accountability
  5525L.01I - Prohibits any state department from contracting with or providing money to any entity that has been found guilty of or pled guilty to violating any election, tax, or immigration law of this state
HB1756Kander, Jason HB 17565/18/2012 Referred: Ethics (H)
  5875L.02I - Changes the laws regarding ethics
HB1851Jones, Caleb HB 18514/18/2012 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
  5819L.01I - Requires a person to hold a valid peace officer license in order to be eligible for the office of county sheriff with the exception of the office of sheriff of St. Louis City
HB1856Hampton, Kent HB 18563/5/2012 Referred: General Laws (H)
  6053L.01I - Authorizes Stoddard County to change the office of the county prosecutor to a full-time position on January 1 of the year following approval by the voters
HB1929Holsman, Jason HB 19294/18/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  6131L.01I - Establishes a public campaign financing system for state elections which allows a candidate to voluntarily agree to campaign finance limitations in exchange for public funding
HB1939Jones, Tishaura HB 19395/18/2012 Referred: Ethics (H)
  6189L.01I - Changes the laws regarding conflicts of interest and lobbying, ethics, and campaign finance
HB1956White, Bill HB 19565/18/2012 Referred: General Laws (H)
  6184L.02I - Requires a tax increment financing plan, project, designation, or amendment to be approved by at least two-thirds of the voters of the taxing entities that would be affected by the proposal
HB1962Parkinson, Mark HB 19624/12/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  6210L.01I - Changes the presidential primary election date from the first Tuesday after the first Monday in February to the general municipal day on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in April
HB1963Parkinson, Mark HB 19634/12/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  6211L.01I - Establishes a closed primary election system
HB1965Elmer, Kevin HB 19654/12/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  5144L.01I - Changes the deadline for filing as a candidate for all primary elections held in August for any county or state office from the last Tuesday in March to the second Tuesday in March
HB2053Aull, Joe HB 20534/26/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  6139L.01I - Changes the laws regarding a school district annexation petition
HJR92Cox, Stanley HJR 924/4/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  6302L.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment regarding advance voting, required use of a government-issued photo identification to vote, and voting procedures based on physical presence or by absentee ballot
HB2086Hodges, Steve HB 20864/18/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  6174L.01I - Requires each elected county official to appoint a deputy to serve as the interim county official in the event of a vacancy in the office until the vacancy is filled by the Governor as provided by law
HB2093Marshall, Nick HB 20935/18/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  6259L.01I - Specifies that any issue to increase any tax, license, fee, or levy requiring voter approval under Article X of the Missouri Constitution must be placed on the ballot only on the general election day
SB442Stouffer, Bill SCS SB 4422/2/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4292S.02C - Establishes photo identification requirements for voting
SJR25Crowell, Jason SJR 253/22/2012 Reported Do Pass (S)
  4471S.01I - Lowers the number of State Representatives from 163 to 101
HB1080Kander, Jason HB 10805/18/2012 Referred: Ethics (H)
  4048L.03I - Changes the laws regarding ethics, lobbying, and campaign finance
HJR40Schoeller, Shane HJR 405/18/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  4523L.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing the establishment of a Fair Ballot Commission to determine the propriety and correctness of proposed ballot language submitted by initiative or referendum
HB1162Solon, Sheila HB 11623/28/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4380L.01I - Requires a city or political subdivision which intends to expand solid waste collection services into certain areas to put the intent to a vote of the people in the expanded area
HB1163Solon, Sheila HB 11633/28/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4061L.01I - Establishes the Freedom to Choose Trash Collection Services Act which requires voter approval of any contract with mandated haulers of trash collection except in North Kansas City, Kansas City, and St. Louis
HB1263Fallert, Joe HB 12632/14/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4922L.02I - Requires anyone requesting 10 or more voter registration applications to provide certain information to the Office of the Secretary of State
HB1304Kelly, Chris HB 13042/27/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4532L.02I - Prohibits any political subdivision from incurring any indebtedness through the issuance of a bond unless it has been approved by the voters
HB1365Lasater, Brent HB 13652/7/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5286L.01I - Prohibits a felon from qualifying as a candidate for elected office in cities of the fourth classification
HB1478Still, Mary HB 14784/26/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5121L.02I - Increases the tax on tobacco products and the excise tax on cigarettes of $.17 per pack of 20 cigarettes to $.89 per pack to be used for public education purposes
HB1648Nasheed, Jamilah HB 16483/27/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5581L.01I - Allows the board of election commissioners in Kansas City and St. Louis to establish voter centers on election days for a person to vote without going to his or her precinct voting location
HJR75Neth, Myron HJR 753/6/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4832L.02I - Proposes a constitutional amendment allowing a citizen who is 17 years old to vote in a presidential primary election if he or she will be 18 years old prior to the general election
HJR77Funderburk, Doug HJR 772/14/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4588L.02I - Proposes a constitutional amendment repealing the provisions regarding the selection of judges and requires all judges to be elected
HB1719Scharnhorst, Dwight HB 17194/17/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5786L.01I - Authorizes Missouri to enter into the Interstate Compact on the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote Act
HB1760Anders, Ira HB 17604/11/2012 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  5734L.03I - Allows the board of aldermen in the City of Sugar Creek to provide by ordinance that the city marshal or chief of police be appointed instead of elected
HB1781Nasheed, Jamilah HB 17815/1/2012 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  5871L.01I - Requires a candidate for public office to file any required disclosure reports and to pay any assessed fees by the Missouri Ethics Commission before filing for an office or taking office
HB1891Diehl, John HB 18915/1/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6154H.01I - Establishes minimum standards that a municipality in St. Louis County must meet in the provision of municipal and financial services and reports
HB1901Grisamore, Jeff HB 19014/24/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5679L.01I - Requires each polling place for a federal, state, local, or school district election to have at least one accessible voting system that conforms to federal regulations for disabled voters
HB1917Black, Linda HB 19174/24/2012 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  6028L.01I - Changes the laws regarding candidate filing dates for primary elections
HB1947Gatschenberger, Chuck HB 19474/4/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6212L.01I - Authorizes any city, town, or village to impose, upon voter approval, a fee for the repair or replacement of residential lateral sewer service lines
HB1967Parkinson, Mark HB 19675/18/2012 Referred: General Laws (H)
  6235L.01I - Authorizes the governing body of any county located within a metropolitan park and recreation district that has passed a sales tax to submit the issue of repealing the sales tax to the voters
HB1981Sommer, Chrissy HB 19814/12/2012 Referred: Elections (H)
  6229L.01I - Changes the presidential primary election to the general municipal election day on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in April of each presidential election year
HB2031Flanigan, Tom HB 20314/24/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6256L.01I - Specifies that the presidential primary will be held in February and requires presidential preference primary results to take precedence over any presidential preference caucus
HB2047Davis, Charlie HB 20475/1/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6262L.01I - Establishes the Uniform Military and Overseas Voters Act
HB2050Scharnhorst, Dwight HB 20504/18/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5495L.01I - Specifies that a school district will no longer have the authority to contract with a superintendent and requires it to be an elective office with specified exceptions
HB2081Marshall, Nick HB 20814/25/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6267L.01I - Changes the laws regarding political activities of a member of the Kansas City Police Department
HB1052Allen, Sue HB 10522/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4451L.01I - Establishes a closed primary election system
HB1182Parkinson, Mark HB 11822/9/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4585L.01I - Authorizes an income tax deduction from a taxpayer's Missouri adjusted gross income for all income earned as a temporary election staff member
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
HB1143Gatschenberger, Chuck HB 11432/1/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  4624L.01I - Authorizes any city, town, or village to impose, upon voter approval, a fee for the repair or replacement of residential lateral sewer service lines
HB2109Schoeller, Shane HB 21094/25/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  6316L.01I - Changes the laws regarding voter registration
HJR39Schoeller, Shane HJR 393/27/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4522L.02I - Proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting any change by the General Assembly to a statute as approved by voters through the initiative petition process without a certain percentage of votes
HJR89Schoeller, Shane HCS HJR 894/12/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  6234L.04C - Proposes a constitutional amendment regarding advance voting and photo identification and allowing different requirements for certain absentee voting
HB1275Koenig, Andrew HCS HB 12753/27/2012 Laid Over (H)
  4151L.03C - Specifies the timeframe for the resubmission of a ballot issue in certain instances and the necessary percentage of approval for it to become effective
SB671Dugger, Tony HCS SCS SB 6715/1/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5044L.08C - Modifies provisions relating to public offices that have statutory bond requirements
SB484Rupp, Scott HCS SCS SBs 484, 477 & 6065/10/2012 Rules - Voted Do Pass (H)
  4252L.06C - Modifies the state do-not-call list and creates "paid for by" requirements for political phone calls
HB1458Hinson, Dave HCS HB 14584/19/2012 Second Read and Referred: Jobs, Economic Development, and Local Government (S)
  5451L.06P - Changes the laws regarding public safety, fire protection, and emergency services
HB1457Crawford, Sandy HCS HB 14574/16/2012 Executive Session Held (S)
  5413L.02P - Requires, except in a charter county, a candidate for county treasurer to file a signed affidavit stating that the candidate meets the minimum bond requirements for the office of county treasurer
HB1692Entlicher, Sue HB 16924/30/2012 Executive Session Held (S)
  5662L.01P - Revises the oath that an election judge takes prior to being commissioned or beginning duties by requiring them to swear to support and defend the Constitution of the United States and Missouri
HB1046Rowland, Lyle HB 10465/18/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4081L.01P - Requires proof of identity and status as a United States natural born citizen for the office of President and Vice President to be submitted with other required certification documents to the Secretary of State
HJR47Dugger, Tony HCS HJR 474/30/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  5062L.02P - Proposes a constitutional amendment changing the number of voter signatures that are required to place an initiative petition or a referendum on a ballot
HJR52Ruzicka, Don HJR 524/16/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  5118L.01P - Proposes a constitutional amendment requiring a two-thirds majority for voter approval of any initiative petition relating to harvesting bird, fish, game, wildlife, or forestry resources
HB1869Dugger, Tony HCS HB 18695/16/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  6051L.03P - Changes the laws regarding elections
HB1059Dugger, Tony HCS HB 10594/10/2012 Executive Session Held (S)
  4342L.02P - Changes the required percentage necessary to initiate a recount of the votes cast in an election
HB1236Entlicher, Sue HB 12367/6/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4872L.01T - Changes the laws regarding the Fair Ballot Access Act by repealing the provision which requires a petition to form a new political party to contain the name of a resident of each Congressional district
HB1060Dugger, Tony SCS HCS HB 10605/17/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4222S.06C - Changes the laws regarding elections
HB1442Smith, Jason HCS HB 14425/18/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  5150L.05P - Fills a vacancy in the office of United States Senator, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of State, State Auditor, or State Treasurer by appointment by the Governor or a special election
HB1250Ruzicka, Don HB 12507/12/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5114L.01T - Changes the laws regarding elections
HB1036Dugger, Tony SCS HB 10367/12/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4221S.02T - Changes the laws regarding elections
HB1106Dugger, Tony SS HCS HB 11067/10/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4666S.04T - Changes the laws regarding certain public officials
HB1104Schoeller, Shane SCS HB 11044/30/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4521S.03C - Changes the laws regarding elections by requiring a voter to provide photo identification