Missouri House of Representatives
94th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session (2008)
Bills Indexed by Subject

HB 1301 --- Sponsor: Whorton, James --- CoSponsor: Meadows, Tim
Changes the laws regarding unsecured loans of $500 or less, sometimes referred to as "payday loans," and allows the Attorney General to maintain an action to enforce compliance
HB 1313 --- Sponsor: Wright, Billy Pat --- CoSponsor: Day, David
Gives a preference in all state purchasing contracts to certain disabled veterans doing business as Missouri companies when the quality of work is equal or better and the price is the same or less
HB 1318 --- Sponsor: Davis, Cynthia L. --- CoSponsor: Emery, Edgar G. H.
Specifies that an employer will be immune from civil liability for providing information on an employee's job performance unless a lack of good faith is shown
HB 1344 --- Sponsor: Portwood, Dr. Charles R.
Changes the laws regarding the merchandising practices of secondhand dealers, commonly known as pawn shop dealers
HB 1346 --- Sponsor: Portwood, Dr. Charles R. --- CoSponsor: Bruns, Mark J.
Establishes the Missouri Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Act regarding illegal aliens in the state
HB 1361 --- Sponsor: Donnelly, Margaret --- CoSponsor: Baker, Judy
Establishes the Children's Product Safety Act
HB 1373 --- Sponsor: Day, David --- CoSponsor: Meadows, Tim
Requires any American or Missouri flag flown over state buildings to be made in the United States
HB 1381 --- Sponsor: Kraus, Will --- CoSponsor: Ruestman, Marilyn
Prohibits the employment of an unauthorized alien in Missouri
HB 1383 --- Sponsor: Cox, Stanley
Establishes the Business Premises Safety Act
HB 1389 --- Sponsor: Loehner, Tom --- CoSponsor: Jones, Kenny
Changes the laws regarding surface mining and gravel excavation
HB 1394 --- Sponsor: Dusenberg, Gary --- CoSponsor: Brown, Jason
Requires a person engaging in the business of transferring funds to foreign countries to receive proof of United States citizenship or lawful presence from the person or entity using the service
HB 1433 --- Sponsor: Wildberger, Edward --- CoSponsor: Baker, Judy
Requires purchasers of six or more disposable cell phones at one time to provide photo identification which will be reported and kept in a database by the State Highway Patrol
HB 1439 --- Sponsor: Roorda, Jeff --- CoSponsor: Corcoran, Michael George
Re-enacts the federal overtime standards in effect prior to the passage of Proposition B (2006) regarding the minimum wage increase
HB 1461 --- Sponsor: Burnett, John P. --- CoSponsor: Talboy, Mike
Establishes the Uniform Debt-Management Services Act to regulate debt-management services
HB 1462 --- Sponsor: Burnett, John P. --- CoSponsor: Lampe, Sara
Changes the laws regarding unsecured loans of $500 or less, sometimes referred to as payday loans, and allows the Attorney General to maintain an action to enforce compliance
HB 1494 --- Sponsor: Bruns, Mark J. --- CoSponsor: Meadows, Tim
Prohibits the use of expiration dates and service fees on gift certificates
HB 1496 --- Sponsor: Bruns, Mark J. --- CoSponsor: Dusenberg, Gary
Prohibits a person from charging excessive prices for necessities during emergencies
HB 1499 --- Sponsor: Cooper, Shannon
Establishes the Manufacturer Responsibility and Consumer Convenience Computer Equipment Collection and Recovery Act to assist in the recycling of computer equipment
HB 1508 --- Sponsor: Hughes, Leonard --- CoSponsor: Talboy, Mike
Establishes the Economic Development Grant Program for companies to reopen a closed manufacturing factory
HB 1511 --- Sponsor: Kraus, Will --- CoSponsor: Day, David
Specifies that any person who steals certain wire and electrical devices or any property located on utility property will be guilty of a class D felony
HB 1512 --- Sponsor: Kraus, Will --- CoSponsor: Day, David
Changes the laws regarding the sale and theft of scrap metal
HB 1650 --- Sponsor: Franz, Ward
Allows a small business to pay unemployment directly to a claimant or pay a claimant through its unemployment insurance
HB 1673 --- Sponsor: Parson, Michael L.
Requires an American flag or novelty or other item containing a representation of the American flag sold in Missouri to be manufactured in the United States
HB 1680 --- Sponsor: Meiners, Kate --- CoSponsor: Baker, Judy
Allows mobility motor vehicle dealers to purchase new motor vehicles and equip them for retail sale as mobility motor vehicles
HB 1713 --- Sponsor: Norr, Charlie --- CoSponsor: Todd, Thomas
Establishes regulations for persons offering rebates
HB 1718 --- Sponsor: Brandom, Ellen --- CoSponsor: Tilley, Steven
Prohibits expiration dates earlier than five years after the date of issuance or post-purchase fees on gift certificates sold in this state
HB 1742 --- Sponsor: Dusenberg, Gary --- CoSponsor: Nolte, Jerry
Prohibits the sale or resale of tickets to athletic or entertainment events in excess of 30% above the price printed on the ticket
HB 1744 --- Sponsor: McGhee, Mike --- CoSponsor: Kraus, Will
Allows certain business subscribers to place their telephone numbers on the state No-call List
HB 1756 --- Sponsor: Walton, Juanita Head --- CoSponsor: Moore, Danielle
Changes the punishment for counterfeiting and requires the forfeiture of counterfeit goods, the materials and implements used to produce them, and the property used in the commission of the crime
HB 1794 --- Sponsor: Deeken, Bill --- CoSponsor: Lampe, Sara
Allows for the use of reverse auction procurement methods to purchase goods and nonprofessional services for the state and requires certain conveyances of state property to be negotiated for fair market value
HB 1796 --- Sponsor: Schieffer, Ed --- CoSponsor: Onder, Bob
Prohibits an individual or business organization from misrepresenting their geographic location by using a fictitious or assumed business name in a telephone directory or directory assistance database
HB 1840 --- Sponsor: Low, Beth
Requires certain businesses to provide four weeks of paid maternity or paternity leave for its employees
HB 1856 --- Sponsor: Johnson, Connie "LaJoyce" --- CoSponsor: Kuessner, J. C.
Changes the laws regarding the registration of a trademark
HB 1901 --- Sponsor: Harris, Belinda --- CoSponsor: McGhee, Mike
Allows any person selling raw milk or cream to an individual for his or her own use to do so without a permit from the State Milk Board within the Department of Agriculture
HB 1923 --- Sponsor: Jones, Kenny --- CoSponsor: Pratt, Bryan
Changes the laws regarding the requirements for corporate filings
HB 1957 --- Sponsor: Hughes, Leonard --- CoSponsor: Curls, Shalonn
Establishes the Duty Free Zone Act, upon voter approval of a constitutional amendment, to authorize the creation of tax-free or reduced-tax zones
HB 1966 --- Sponsor: Ruestman, Marilyn --- CoSponsor: Bruns, Mark J.
Prohibits expiration dates earlier than five years after the date of issuance or post-purchase fees on gift certificates sold in this state
HB 1983 --- Sponsor: Pratt, Bryan
Allows for the conversion of other entities to domestic corporations and the conversion of domestic corporations to other entities
HB 1985 --- Sponsor: Oxford, Jeanette Mott --- CoSponsor: Darrough, Bruce
Prohibits lenders from imposing a fine, fee, or penalty for prepaying a loan and repeals the provision allowing a prepayment fee to be charged on second mortgage loans
HB 2026 --- Sponsor: Emery, Edgar G. H. --- CoSponsor: Ruestman, Marilyn
Regulates sexually oriented businesses
HB 2027 --- Sponsor: Baker, Brian --- CoSponsor: Scavuzzo, Luke
Authorizes the regulation of quarries in fourth class cities for sanitary purposes
HB 2061 --- Sponsor: Holsman, Jason R. --- CoSponsor: Grill, Jason
Establishes provisions regarding the recycling of containers
HB 2092 --- Sponsor: Burnett, John P. --- CoSponsor: Skaggs, Trent
Changes the laws regarding limited liability companies
HB 2096 --- Sponsor: Cox, Stanley
Changes the laws regarding consumer credit protection
HB 2109 --- Sponsor: Dixon, Bob --- CoSponsor: Stream, Rick
Encourages school districts to participate in the Baldrige Continuous Quality Improvement Program
HB 2129 --- Sponsor: Baker, Brian --- CoSponsor: Ervin, Doug
Changes the laws regarding the Small Business Regulatory Fairness Board
HB 2138 --- Sponsor: Guest, Jim --- CoSponsor: Nance, Bob
Requires foreign corporations to comply with the laws of the State of Missouri when conducting a business transaction with a company located in this state
HB 2145 --- Sponsor: Zimmerman, Jake --- CoSponsor: LeVota, Paul
Expands the No-call List to include cell phone numbers, prohibits sending unsolicited faxes and text messages, and prohibits using automatic dialing announcing devices in certain situations
HB 2151 --- Sponsor: Guest, Jim --- CoSponsor: McGhee, Mike
Establishes the Missouri Immigration Act and the Guest Worker Program
HB 2166 --- Sponsor: Grill, Jason --- CoSponsor: Talboy, Mike
Changes the laws regarding limited liability companies
HB 2200 --- Sponsor: Zimmerman, Jake --- CoSponsor: Nance, Bob
Authorizes the Secretary of State to administratively cancel a certificate of limited partnership under certain conditions
HB 2203 --- Sponsor: Pratt, Bryan --- CoSponsor: Pearce, David
Establishes the Consumer Protection Against Computer Spyware Act
HB 2283 --- Sponsor: Cunningham, Mike --- CoSponsor: Schoeller, Shane
Specifies that certain dairy products will be considered misbranded based on certain labeling claims
HB 2339 --- Sponsor: Jones, Kenny
Establishes the Restroom Access Act which requires certain retail establishments to allow customers with eligible medical conditions to use employee toilet facilities not available to the public
HB 2352 --- Sponsor: Schoeller, Shane --- CoSponsor: Jones, Timothy W.
Changes the laws regarding the registration of fictitious business names
HB 2369 --- Sponsor: Roorda, Jeff --- CoSponsor: Yaeger, Patricia
Establishes the Informed Growth Act, which requires an economic impact study to be completed as part of a review of land use permit applications for large-scale retail developments
HB 2377 --- Sponsor: Flook, Tim --- CoSponsor: Storch, Rachel
Establishes the Seed Capital Technology Business Finance Program Act and the Proof of Concept Technology Business Finance Program Act to assist in financing business programs
HB 2385 --- Sponsor: Stevenson, Bryan P.
Establishes a procedure allowing automobile repair businesses to sell vehicles that have been abandoned by the owner at the repair shop
HB 2408 --- Sponsor: Avery, Jim
Allows members of limited liability companies to deduct their share of the company's financial institutions tax liability from the member's Missouri individual income tax liability
HB 2421 --- Sponsor: Meiners, Kate --- CoSponsor: McGhee, Mike
Allows a Kansas City festival district promotional association to obtain a license to sell alcohol for consumption within the festival district
HB 2426 --- Sponsor: Holsman, Jason R.
Establishes the Missouri Children's Product Safety Act which prohibits the manufacturing, sale, or distribution of any toy or child care item that contains certain phthalates
HB 2429 --- Sponsor: Hunter, Steve
Requires an entertainment district to submit a detailed plan to obtain a municipal permit to sell liquor at certain times
HB 2433 --- Sponsor: Wood, Dennis --- CoSponsor: Wallace, Maynard
Changes the laws regarding travel club membership contracts
HB 2469 --- Sponsor: Kuessner, J. C. --- CoSponsor: Walsh, Regina
Changes the laws regarding preneed funeral contracts
HB 2472 --- Sponsor: Robb, Ed --- CoSponsor: Hunter, Steve
Specifies that any aerospace and automobile manufacturing plants locating in Missouri will not be required to utilize organized labor for the operation of the plant
HB 2506 --- Sponsor: Loehner, Tom --- CoSponsor: Schlottach, Charles
Authorizes a tax credit for retailers who provide at least 15 linear feet of shelf space for AgriMissouri products
HB 2507 --- Sponsor: Wildberger, Edward --- CoSponsor: Sander, Therese
Prohibits certain businesses and persons from selling or giving away certain operable novelty lighters
HB 2514 --- Sponsor: Weter, Raymond 'Ray' --- CoSponsor: Wallace, Maynard
Changes the laws regarding motor vehicle dealerships as they relate to manufacturer-authorized warranty work and repair when a dealership is discontinued
HB 2519 --- Sponsor: Portwood, Dr. Charles R.
Changes the laws regarding gift certificates and credit memos
HB 2528 --- Sponsor: Wells, Don --- CoSponsor: Pollock, Darrell
Authorizes a reduction in the motor fuel tax rate if the average price per gallon of motor fuel in Missouri exceeds $3.50 for three consecutive weeks
HB 2539 --- Sponsor: Wasson, Jay
Authorizes the State Fire Marshal to establish procedures for the licensure of fire sprinkler installers and contractors
HB 2543 --- Sponsor: El-Amin, Talibdin --- CoSponsor: Hubbard, Rodney R.
Changes the laws regarding scrap metal transactions
HB 2555 --- Sponsor: Pearce, David --- CoSponsor: Flook, Tim
Establishes the Entrepreneurial Development Council within the Department of Economic Development
HB 2562 --- Sponsor: Darrough, Bruce
Prohibits employment agreements that require an employee to assign rights in an invention to the employer under certain situations
SB 712 --- Sponsor: Gibbons, Michael R.
Allows consumers to place security freezes on their credit reports and creates requirements for merchandise rebates
SB 718 --- Sponsor: Kennedy, Harry
Modifies provisions of certain tax credit programs administered by the Department of Economic Development
SB 719 --- Sponsor: Kennedy, Harry
Requires publishers of instructional materials to provide electronic copies of such materials for specialized uses
SB 737 --- Sponsor: Bartle, Matt
Regulates sexually oriented businesses
SB 744 --- Sponsor: Days, Rita D.
Amends laws relating to unsecured loans of $500 or less
SB 786 --- Sponsor: Coleman, Maida
Creates labeling requirements for radio frequency identification tags
SB 893 --- Sponsor: Green, Timothy P.
Creates an income tax deduction for small businesses and farmers that provide health insurance coverage for employees
SB 895 --- Sponsor: Clemens, Dan
Creates the Manufacturer Responsibility and Consumer Convenience Computer Equipment Collection and Recovery Act
SB 899 --- Sponsor: Loudon, John
Modifies various provisions relating to sexual offenses
SB 940 --- Sponsor: McKenna, Ryan Glennon
Modifies laws affecting limited liability companies, limited partnerships, and nonprofit companies
SB 957 --- Sponsor: Goodman, Jack
Repeals the requirement that rental and leasing facilities provide personal property lists for certain property
SB 964 --- Sponsor: Smith, Jeff
Creates the Show Me Green Sales Tax Holiday and provides financial assistance for voluntary energy audits
SB 1012 --- Sponsor: Wilson, Yvonne S.
Establishes the Duty Free Zone Act
SB 1017 --- Sponsor: Mayer, Robert
Requires reports to school districts of certain property located within school district boundaries
SB 1048 --- Sponsor: Kennedy, Harry
Modifies the law regarding trademark application and registration
SB 1062 --- Sponsor: Barnitz, Frank A.
Modifies requirements for corporate filings
SB 1073 --- Sponsor: Dempsey, Tom
Creates a state and local sales and use tax exemption for defense articles sold to foreign governments
SB 1143 --- Sponsor: Mayer, Robert
Modifies the law regarding false or misleading television advertisements for legal services
SB 1151 --- Sponsor: Barnitz, Frank A.
Restricts corporate name reservation
SB 1167 --- Sponsor: Stouffer, Bill
Modifies various provisions of law relating to members of the military and their families
SB 1200 --- Sponsor: Bray, Joan
Creates new regulations for the manufacturing and sale of ammunition
SB 1224 --- Sponsor: Mayer, Robert
Modifies the deadline for the expiration of fictitious names
SB 1234 --- Sponsor: Shields, Charles W.
Modifies provisions of the enhanced enterprise tax benefit program
SB 1240 --- Sponsor: Dempsey, Tom
Repeals certain liquor control provisions pertaining to wholesalers
SB 1263 --- Sponsor: Engler, Kevin
Modifies and creates provisions pertaining to energy efficiency and energy conservation
SB 1266 --- Sponsor: Bray, Joan
Decouples Missouri income tax law from the Internal Revenue Code with regard to depreciation deductions provided by the enactment of the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008
SB 1270 --- Sponsor: Shields, Charles W.
Modifies provisions of the enhanced enterprise tax benefit program

Missouri House of Representatives
Last Updated May 27, 2008 at 4:57 pm