97th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
AGRICULTURE AND ANIMALS

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB28Lichtenegger, Donna SS SCS HCS HB 287/12/2013 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  0111S.05T - Changes the laws regarding the Department of Natural Resources
HB45Hinson, Dave HB 452/25/2013 Voted Do Pass (H)
  0292H.02I - Authorizes the county commission in any county to adopt specified building codes and establish a building commission and exempts a structure used solely for specified agricultural purposes from builiding code regulations
HB46Guernsey, Casey HCS HB 464/24/2013 Public Hearing Held (S)
  0371H.02P - Establishes the Preserving Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance Act that prohibits the use of a drone or other aircraft to gather evidence or other information with specified exceptions
SB16Dugger, Tony SB 165/10/2013 Approved by Governor (G)
  0112S.01T - Exempts farm work performed by children under 16 from certain child labor requirements
SB33Grisamore, Jeff CCS SCS SB 335/17/2013 Truly Agreed To and Finally Passed
  0097S.04T - Modifies provisions relating to individuals with mental disabilities
SB51Guernsey, Casey CCS HCS SB 516/26/2013 Vetoed by Governor (G)
  0197S.07T - Modifies provisions of law relating to the regulation of motor vehicles
HB83Reiboldt, Bill HCS HB 834/30/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  0388H.04C - Authorizes an income tax credit for a taxpayer who uses processed biomass engineered fiber fuel
HB81Johnson, Delus HCS HB 814/24/2013 Executive Session Held (S)
  0592H.03P - Establishes the Missouri International Agricultural Exchange website to allow Missouri agricultural producers to market Missouri-produced goods to international buyers
HJR7Smith, Jason HJR 72/12/2013 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  0233H.02I - Proposes a constitutional amendment affirming the right of farmers and ranchers to engage in modern farming and ranching practices and the right of a citizen to hunt, fish, and harvest wildlife
SB98Schaefer, Kurt SB 981/9/2013 Read First Time (S)
  0623S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to animal shelters
HB153Solon, Sheila HB 1535/17/2013 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety
  0767H.01I - Expands the crime of assault of a law enforcement officer in the first, second, and third degrees to include the assault of an animal control officer
HB174Hodges, Steve HB 1745/17/2013 Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety
  0189L.01I - Revises the definition of "police animal" as it relates to crimes committed against these animals to include a dog, horse, or other animal used by public or private search and rescue units or agencies
SB149Keaveny, Joseph SB 1491/16/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  0045S.02I - Modifies provisions relating to the Large Carnivore Act and creates the Nonhuman Primate Act
HJR10Reiboldt, Bill HJR 101/31/2013 Referred: Agriculture Policy
  0131H.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
HJR11Reiboldt, Bill CCS#2 SS HCS HJRs 11 & 75/22/2013 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  0132H.05T - Proposes a constitutional amendment affirming the right of farmers and ranchers to engage in modern farming and ranching practices
HB205Reiboldt, Bill HB 2051/31/2013 Referred: Agriculture Policy
  0133H.01I - Affirms the right of persons to raise livestock in a humane manner without the state imposing an undue economic burden on livestock owners
HB206Reiboldt, Bill HB 2062/27/2013 Referred: Agriculture Policy
  0130H.01I - Designates the month of December as "Pet Breeders Appreciation Month"
HB244Ellington, Brandon HB 2445/17/2013 Referred: Agri-Business
  0456L.01I - Requires all food or food products sold in Missouri that are derived from a cloned animal to be labeled indicating that the food is or contains products derived from cloned animals
HB255Torpey, Noel HB 2553/28/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  0599H.02I - 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
HB284Hummel, Jacob HCS HB 2845/1/2013 Referred: Rules
  0971L.02C - Changes the laws regarding the Large Carnivore Act and establishes the Nonhuman Primate Act.
HB306Hoskins, Denny HCS HB 3065/15/2013 Placed on Informal Calendar
  0992H.02P - Designates "Old Drum" as the official state historical dog
HB334Dugger, Tony HB 3344/24/2013 Executive Session Held (S)
  1230H.01P - Exempts farm work performed by children under 16 years of age from certain child labor requirements
HB342Johnson, Delus HB 3423/27/2013 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  1142H.01I - Authorizes a state and local sales and use tax exemption for specified farm products sold at farmers' markets
SB228Holsman, Jason SB 2281/29/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  0738S.02I - Authorizes the establishment of urban agricultural zones
HB380Bahr, Kurt HB 3802/14/2013 Referred: Economic Development
  0587L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the deductions of certain net profits and caps the aggregate amount the Department of Economic Development may issue for all tax credits
HB389Engler, Kevin HCS HB 3894/23/2013 Second read and referred: Senate Jobs, Economic Development, and Local Government
  0807H.03P - Authorizes a tax credit for qualified research expenses, limits the annual total credits to $10 million, limits the qualified research activities, and specifies how the credits are to be issued
HB412Reiboldt, Bill HB 4124/4/2013 Second read and referred: Senate Agriculture, Food Production, and Outdoor Resources
  1061H.01P - Increases the maximum amount of certificates of guaranty that the Missouri Agricultural and Small Business Development Authority may issue on a loan for livestock feed and crop input
HB433Korman, Bart HB 4334/4/2013 Second read and referred: Senate Agriculture, Food Production, and Outdoor Resources
  0889H.01P - Prohibits the Department of Health and Senior Services from inspecting meat processors for criteria already under inspection by the Department of Agriculture or under federal inspection
HB442Hoskins, Denny SCS HB 4425/15/2013 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  0993S.02C - 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
HB517Newman, Stacey HB 5175/17/2013 Referred: Children, Families, and Persons with Disabilities
  0881L.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
HB542Love, Warren SS SCS HB 5427/2/2013 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  1170S.03T - Changes the laws regarding agriculture
HB564McGaugh, Joe Don HCS HB 5644/25/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  1436H.03C - Changes the laws regarding the crimes of animal neglect and animal abuse and creates the crime of animal trespass
HCR21Black, Linda HCR 214/11/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  1358H.01I - Urges the U.S. Congress to pass a comprehensive Farm Bill
HB586Schieffer, Ed HCS HB 5864/8/2013 Public Hearing Scheduled (S)
  1144L.02P - Guarantees the right to conduct and participate in rodeos in this state and prohibits a restriction on the conducting of or participation in rodeos
HB604Phillips, Don HCS HB 6044/30/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  1472H.03C - Changes the laws regarding the Department of Natural Resources
SB329Love, Warren SB 3295/10/2013 Approved by Governor (G)
  1589S.01T - Modifies the definition of eggs
HJR27Hicks, Ron HJR 273/5/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1370H.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment protecting a citizen's right to hunt, fish, and harvest wildlife and the use of traditional devices and methods to exercise the right
SB342Guernsey, Casey CCS HCS SB 3427/2/2013 Vetoed by Governor (G)
  1511S.04T - Raises the loan amount available through the Missouri agricultural and small business development authority for livestock feed and crop input from forty thousand to one hundred thousand dollars
HB650Ross, Robert SS SCS HB 6509/11/2013 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  1695S.07T - Changes the laws regarding the Department of Natural Resources
HJR29Houghton, Jay HJR 293/5/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1647H.02I - Proposes a constitutional amendment establishing the elected office of the Secretary of Agriculture and eliminates the Department of Agriculture as an executive department
SB371Munzlinger, Brian SCS SB 3714/18/2013 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  1835S.04C - Modifies provisions relating to agriculture
HB707Grisamore, Jeff HB 7074/3/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1165H.01I - Changes the laws regarding the crime of causing injury to or the death of a service dog
HB727Grisamore, Jeff SCS HCS HB 7275/16/2013 Referred: Senate Governmental Accountability and Fiscal Oversight
  1482S.06C - Changes the laws regarding services for individuals with disabilities
HB749Cross, Gary L. HCS HB 7495/13/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  1347H.07C - Changes the laws regarding landlord-tenant actions
SB438Munzlinger, Brian SB 4382/28/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1937S.01I - Allows certain agricultural fees to be used for research outside of the Missouri Agricultural Experiment Station so long as the research relates to the value and proper use of fertilizer
SB446Brown, Dan SB 4462/28/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1931S.01I - Provides that the Department of Economic Development shall disburse development grants to rural regional development groups
HB758Schieber, Ronald HB 7583/28/2013 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  1620H.02I - Allows the Department of Natural Resources to designate certain areas within state parks as off-leash areas or dog parks
HB785Anderson, Sonya HB 7853/26/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1354H.01I - Changes the laws regarding the confiscation of animals
HB834Sommer, Chrissy HB 8344/9/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1986H.01I - Revises the definition of "service dog" to include animals that provide support or therapeutic functions for individuals with psychiatric or mental disabilities
HB835Sommer, Chrissy HB 8354/25/2013 Action Postponed (H)
  1951H.02I - Designates the first week of August each year as "Animal Rescue and Adoption Week" in Missouri
HB836Guernsey, Casey HB 8363/26/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1970H.01I - Requires a Department of Corrections' facility to maintain a garden and use the produce from the garden to supplement the facility's food supply
HB841Ross, Robert HB 8414/3/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2047H.01I - Authorizes a tax credit for qualifying milk producers in Missouri
HB877Marshall, Nick HB 8775/17/2013 Referred: Emerging Issues in Agriculture
  2007L.01I - Exempts certain animal husbandry practices from the definition of "veterinary medicine"
HB890Sommer, Chrissy HB 8904/18/2013 Referred: Emerging Issues in Agriculture
  2006H.01I - Changes the laws regarding animal abuse
HB902Dunn, Randy HB 9025/17/2013 Referred: Agriculture Policy
  2086L.01I - Authorizes the establishment of urban agricultural zones
HB927Reiboldt, Bill HCS#2 HB 9275/1/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  2200H.06C - Changes the laws regarding agriculture
HB938Schupp, Jill HB 9385/17/2013 Referred: Local Government
  2202H.01I - Specifies that, beginning January 1, 2014, certain specified building codes will be deemed the official state codes
HB964Houghton, Jay HB 9644/16/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0613H.01I - Prohibits any court from issuing an injunction to stop or delay the construction of any licensed animal slaughter or processing facility based on a challenge or appeal of a permit, license, or certificate under environmental laws or the inspection provisions for meat processing plants
HB965Houghton, Jay HB 9655/17/2013 Referred: Tourism and Natural Resources
  0480H.03I - Requires a hunter at least six years of age but less than 15 years of age to hunt in the immediate presence of an adult hunter with a valid hunter education certificate card
HB962Richardson, Todd HB 9624/10/2013 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  2195H.01I - Revises the definition of "livestock" to include elk and other cervids obtained from a legal source and raised in confinement
HB963Houghton, Jay HB 9634/9/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0602H.01I - Changes the laws regarding certain crimes committed on agricultural property
HB971Fitzwater, Paul HB 9715/17/2013 Referred: Agriculture Policy
  2065H.01I - Revises the definition of "local log truck" and "local log tractor"
HB1007Hurst, Tom HB 10075/17/2013 Referred: Agriculture Policy
  1489L.01I - Changes the laws regarding weight limitations for vehicles hauling livestock or agricultural products on state highways