96th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
AGRICULTURE AND ANIMALS

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB491Munzlinger, Brian SCS SB 4914/5/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4459S.03C - Modifies provisions pertaining to agriculture
SB551Brown, Dan SB 5511/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Ways and Means and Fiscal Oversight (S)
  4617S.01I - Exempts feed for captive wildlife and seed, limestone, and fertilizer used for crops to be fed to captive wildlife from state and local sales tax
HB1069McGhee, Mike HB 10692/28/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4463L.01I - Authorizes an income tax credit for a taxpayer who uses processed biomass engineered fiber fuel
HB1073Sater, David CCR SS SCS HB 1073 AND HCS HB 14775/16/2012 House Submits Conference Committee Report (H)
  4213H.07S - Changes the criteria for the exclusion of certain manufacturers and processors from the definition of "grain dealer" as it applies to the Missouri Grain Dealer Law
SB566Jones, Caleb SCS SB 5667/12/2012 Vetoed by Governor (G)
  4598S.05T - Requires owners of dogs and cats under suspicion of carrying rabies to provide documentation of vaccination or else surrender the animal
HB1119Wells, Don HB 11192/7/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4316L.01I - Allows a vehicle weighing 85,500 pounds or less to haul milk from a farm to a processing facility on highways other than the interstate highway system
SB599Dieckhaus, Scott CCR CCS SB 5997/10/2012 Approved by Governor (G)
  4467S.02T - Requires school districts to include in their school accountability report cards whether they have a gifted education program and the percentage and number of students enrolled
HB1194Cauthorn, John HB 11942/14/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4533L.01I - Changes the laws regarding agricultural crimes
HB1195Cauthorn, John HB 11951/25/2012 Referred: Agriculture Policy (H)
  4701L.01I - Changes the laws regarding agricultural crimes
SB631Reiboldt, Bill CCR CCS HCS SCS SB 6317/9/2012 Approved by Governor (G)
  5053S.05T - Exempts persons who purchase less than 50,000 bushels of grain a year from needing a grain dealer license
HCR8Guernsey, Casey HCR 83/1/2012 Delivered to Governor
  5020L.01T - Disapproves the State Tax Commission's proposed state regulation under Section 137.021, RSMo, establishing agricultural and horticultural land values for the 2013 and 2014 assessment years
SB635Phillips, Don CCR CCS HCS SCS SB 6357/12/2012 Vetoed by Governor (G)
  5139S.04T - Repeals redundant provisions that allow certain securities to be acceptable collateral for public deposits
HB1231Cauthorn, John HB 12317/10/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4514L.01T - Requires the Commissioner of the Office of Administration or other state purchasing agent to give a preference for forest products and bricks produced in Missouri whenever bids are comparable
HB1254Klippenstein, Glen HCS HB 12545/3/2012 Executive Session Held (S)
  5117L.05P - Changes the laws regarding agriculture
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
HB1266Denison, Charlie HB 12664/16/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  4850L.01P - Designates the regal fritillary as the official state butterfly
HB1271Houghton, Jay HB 12712/28/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4135L.03I - Changes the laws regarding the penalty for certain crimes
HCR11Kelley, Mike HCR 114/3/2012 Referred: Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics (S)
  4064L.01I - Designates October 3, 2012, as "Missouri Animal Agriculture Day"
HB1298Parkinson, Mark HCS HB 1298 & 11802/29/2012 Perfected with Amendments (H)
  5290L.02P - Changes the laws regarding a defendant's liability in a tort action and establishes the Agritourism Promotion Act
HJR61Loehner, Tom HCS HJR 612/23/2012 Reported Do Pass (H)
  5192L.03P - Proposes a constitutional amendment affirming the right of persons to raise livestock in a manner adhering to state and local laws and ordinances as enacted at a specified time
HB1321Guernsey, Casey HB 13214/18/2012 Referred: Ways and Means (H)
  4388L.01I - Creates an exemption from the state and local sales and use tax on the purchase of feed for captive wildlife that will be ultimately sold at retail
HB1324Loehner, Tom SCS HCS HB 13245/16/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  5193S.05C - Affirms the right of Missouri citizens to raise livestock in a manner adhering to state and local laws and ordinances as enacted on August 28, 2012, or at the commencement of operations
SB666Keaveny, Joseph SCS SB 6663/26/2012 Senate Substitute Offered (S)
  4032S.08C - Modifies provisions relating to the Large Carnivore Act and creates the Nonhuman Primate Act
HB1363Schieffer, Ed HCS HB 13635/2/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  4395H.03P - Requires the Missouri State Fair Commission and the governing bodies of fairs and exhibitions which exhibit livestock to permit specified persons to exhibit livestock
HB1364Schieffer, Ed HCS HB 13645/2/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  4397L.05P - Guarantees the right to conduct and participate in rodeos in this state and prohibits a restriction on the conducting of or participating in rodeos
HB1375Schad, Rodney HB 13752/23/2012 Referred: Agriculture Policy (H)
  5167L.01I - Adds deer to the definition of "livestock" for specified purposes
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
HB1413Stream, Rick HB 14133/26/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5186L.01I - Changes the laws regarding injury or death to a service dog and harassing a service dog
HB1404Reiboldt, Bill HB 14043/22/2012 Second Read and Referred: General Laws (S)
  5147L.01P - Designates the month of December as "Pet Breeders Appreciation Month"
HB1432Hoskins, Denny HB 14322/8/2012 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
  4603L.01I - Adds professional therapy dog to the definition of "service dog" as it relates to crimes against these animals or crimes of impersonating a disabled person
HB1433Hoskins, Denny HB 14334/18/2012 Referred: Agri-Business (H)
  4602L.01I - Establishes the Show-me Green Initiative which allows a person or entity to submit a bid to the Department of Transportation to mow grass or vegetation along state roadways
HB1436Newman, Stacey HB 14363/20/2012 Rules - No Action Taken (H)
  4962L.01I - Adds an individual with mental disabilities to the list of people who must be afforded the same rights as those without disabilities in public places and the right to be accompanied by a service dog
HB1444Smith, Jason HCS HB 14445/2/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  4882L.04P - Changes the laws regarding the confiscation of animals
HB1462Cauthorn, John HCS#2 HB 14627/5/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5483H.02T - Extends the period of time that a biodiesel producer is eligible to receive payment from the Missouri Qualified Biodiesel Producer Incentive Fund due to a lack of appropriations
SB695Parson, Mike SB 6953/8/2012 Reported Do Pass (S)
  4677S.02I - Requires farm employees who videotape suspected acts of animal abuse to turn over the recording to law enforcement within 24 hours
HB1477Brown, Wanda HB 14774/19/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  5432H.01I - Exempts a person who purchases 50,000 bushels or less of grain a year from obtaining a grain dealer license
HB1481Schieffer, Ed HB 14812/23/2012 Referred: Agriculture Policy (H)
  4396L.01I - Requires the governing body of all national, state, and local fairs and exposes conducted in this state which exhibit livestock or domestic animals to permit breeders and owners to exhibit
HB1508Webb, Steve HB 15084/11/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5215L.01I - Allows certain cottage food production operations to sell baked goods from their home without being subject to the state health and food laws and regulations
HB1513Franz, Ward HB 15134/30/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  4940H.01P - Prohibits any state law from providing an animal a right, privilege, or legal status that is equivalent to or exceeds those of a human being
HB1537Burlison, Eric HB 15372/23/2012 Referred: Transportation Funding and Public Institutions (H)
  5015L.02I - Establishes the Show-Me Harvest Initiative which allows persons or entities to submit bids to the Department of Transportation to mow grass or vegetation along state roadways
HB1585Cross, Gary L. HCS HB 15854/26/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  4673L.03C - Changes the laws regarding landlord-tenant actions
HB1635Still, Mary HB 16354/26/2012 Referred: Transportation (H)
  4976L.01I - Allows a person to pay the $25 emblem-use fee to the Missouri State Humane Association for a I'm Pet Friendly special license plate for deposit in the Missouri Pet Spay-Neuter Fund
SB738Stouffer, Bill SB 7382/2/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5639S.02I - Allows the killing of mountain lions
HB1654Kirkton, Jeanne HB 16543/29/2012 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  4071L.01I - Exempts animal shelters from the licensure fees for animal care facilities
HB1660Holsman, Jason HB 16604/5/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  5531L.02I - Allows for the establishment of an urban agriculture zone
HCR30Hampton, Kent HCS HCR 304/3/2012 Referred: Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics (S)
  4445H.03C - Strongly urges the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to re-examine the flood plan, manage the rivers to avoid devastating flooding, and rebuild damaged levies
HB1681Neth, Myron HB 16812/23/2012 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
  5017L.01I - Increases the penalty for the crime of assault on a police animal from a class C misdemeanor to a class A misdemeanor
HB1688Guernsey, Casey HB 16882/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5239L.01I - Specifies that any organization or entity that reintroduces any species of animal into this state must be financially responsible for any damage caused by the animal
HB1697Sommer, Chrissy HB 16973/8/2012 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  5623L.01I - Designates the first week of August each year as Animal Rescue Week in Missouri
SCR23Munzlinger, Brian SCR 232/15/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5833S.01I - Urges Congress to further address the issue of allowing the interstate sale of state-inspected meat and poultry
HB1746Wells, Don HB 17464/12/2012 Referred: Agriculture Policy (H)
  5794L.01I - Requires any person who files a court challenging the issuance of a license for a commercial livestock or poultry slaughter or processing plant to post a surety bond
HB1753Cauthorn, John HB 17532/29/2012 Referred: Agriculture Policy (H)
  5347L.01I - Specifies that aliens and foreign businesses may hold agricultural real estate in Missouri if it is owned on or before August 28, 2012
SB809Lamping, John SCS SB 8095/1/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  5852S.02C - Modifies provisions relating to public accommodations and service dogs for persons with mental disabilities
HB1778Hoskins, Denny HB 17784/12/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5839L.01I - Designates "Old Drum" as the official state historical dog
HB1793Johnson, Delus HB 17933/27/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5892L.01I - Establishes the Missouri International Agriculture Exchange website to allow Missouri agricultural producers to market Missouri-produced goods to international buyers
HB1796Houghton, Jay HB 17964/18/2012 Referred: Agriculture Policy (H)
  5826L.02I - Changes the laws regarding crimes involving agricultural operations
HB1800Johnson, Delus HB 18004/18/2012 Referred: Agri-Business (H)
  5380H.01I - Authorizes a state and local sales and use tax exemption for specified farm products sold at a farmers' market
SB822Munzlinger, Brian SB 8222/22/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5940S.01I - Modifies a reference to the Missouri Agricultural and Small Business Development Authority
HB1813Sommer, Chrissy HB 18134/12/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5925H.01I - Designates Seaman, the dog accompanying Lewis and Clark on their expedition of the Louisiana Purchase territory, as the official state historical dog
SB841Ridgeway, Luann SB 8412/27/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6002S.01I - Allows farmers to sell up to 100 gallons of raw milk or cream per day at farmers markets
SB848Rupp, Scott SB 8482/28/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6018S.02I - Modifies numerous provisions of law that specify the application of a particular interest rate
SB850Purgason, Chuck SB 8502/28/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5713S.01I - Prohibits sterilization and disposition of seized or confiscated animals until the outcome of charges against the animals' owner have been determined
HB1860Guernsey, Casey SCS HCS HB 1860 & HCS HB 12545/16/2012 Public Hearing Scheduled (S)
  5978S.05C - Changes the laws regarding agricultural education in private schools, grain dealers, and agricultural crimes
HB1863Aull, Joe HB 18634/12/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6005L.01I - Designates Jim the Wonder Dog as the official state historical dog
SB881Pearce, David SB 8813/1/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6109S.01I - Creates a tax credit for purchases of processed biomass engineered fiber fuel
SB903Lamping, John SB 9034/5/2012 Reported Do Pass (S)
  6108S.01I - Provides the process for disposition of dogs involved in the crime of dog fighting
SCR19Munzlinger, Brian SCR 191/25/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5408S.01I - Disapproves the new values for agricultural and horticultural property filed by the State Tax Commission
HB1900Redmon, Craig HCS HB 19006/20/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5915L.03T - Changes the laws regarding executive branch reorganization, tax increment financing, annexation, employees, service dogs, and accessible parking and establishes the Iran Energy Divestment Act
HB1934Torpey, Noel HCS HB 1934 & 16545/16/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  6110H.05P - Exempts, effective January 1, 2014, an animal shelter from the payment of any licensing and other fees under the provisions of the Animal Care Facilities Act
HB1935Franz, Ward HCS HB 19354/19/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  6149L.02C - Changes the laws regarding the application of a specific interest rate for specified late payments, repayments, loans, bonds, overpayments, and judgments
HB1949Shively, Tom HB 19495/18/2012 Referred: Ways and Means (H)
  4073L.02I - Requires each of the farmer members of the State Soil and Water Districts Commission to have soil and water conservation district board experience at the time of appointment to the commission
HB1953Hinson, Dave HB 19534/3/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6215H.01I - Requires the State Board of Education to establish standards for agricultural vocational education that a private school may adopt to qualify to apply for a local chapter of the Future Farmers of America
HCR48Houghton, Jay HCR 484/18/2012 Referred: Agriculture Policy (H)
  5917L.02I - Opposes the passage of the Egg Products Inspection Act of 2012, H.R. 3798, which would nullify existing state law and deny states the ability to enact laws to regulate egg factory production
HB1977Oxford, Jeanette Mott HB 19775/1/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5271L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the reporting of cruelty, abuse, or neglect of the elderly, children, or animals
HB2045Shively, Tom HB 20454/12/2012 Referred: Emerging Issues in Animal Agriculture (H)
  6284L.01I - Establishes requirements for the interstate and intrastate movement of cervids
HB2048Schad, Rodney HB 20484/17/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6183L.01I - Prohibits any animal inside the State Capitol Building except for a service dog or other service animal
HB2087Hughes IV, Leonard HB 20874/18/2012 Referred: Agri-Business (H)
  5317H.01I - Requires all food or food products sold in Missouri which are derived from a cloned animal to be labeled indicating that the food is or contains products derived from cloned animals
HB2088Hughes IV, Leonard HB 20884/18/2012 Referred: Agri-Business (H)
  6213L.01I - Requires all food and food products sold in Missouri that are or contain genetically modified products to be labeled indicating that the food is or contains genetically modified products
HB2095Smith, Jason HB 20954/18/2012 Referred: Agriculture Policy (H)
  5672H.01I - Establishes the Animal Ecological Terrorism Act
HCR59Schatz, Dave HCR 595/18/2012 Referred: General Laws (H)
  6337L.01I - Opposes the proposed United States Department of Labor regulations which would prohibit certain youth agricultural labor and employment