2004 Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Curls
Missouri House of Representatives
2004
92nd General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Melba J. Curls

COSPONSOR
HB777
Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University.
HCS HB 777 -- (LR# 2533L.03P)
Third Read and defeated (H)
AYES: 73
NOES: 83
PRESENT: 3

HB867
Revises the base annual compensation for certain police officers.
HB867 -- (LR# 3245L.01I)
CRIME PREVENTION AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1046
Establishes the Adult Entertainment Tax Act.
HB1046 -- (LR# 3499L.01I)
Referred: Tax Policy (H)
HB1102
Amends certain policies with regard to the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) testing.
HB1102 -- (LR# 4006L.01I)
EDUCATION
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1116
Excludes from tax increment financing projects certain transportation sales taxes in Kansas City.
HB1116 -- (LR# 3704L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1124
Requires all insurance premium rate changes of 15% or more to be approved by the Director of the Department of Insurance after a public hearing.
HB1124 -- (LR# 3623L.01I)
Referred: Financial Services (H)
HB1125
Requires that eligible state employees be paid for overtime hours worked unless the employee requests compensatory time off at the applicable overtime rate.
HB1125 -- (LR# 3095L.01I)
Referred: Budget (H)
HB1129
Makes it a crime to burn a cross with the intent to intimidate any person or group of persons.
Approved HCS HB 1074 & 1129 -- (LR# 3897S.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1130
Allows state employees to count accrued unused vacation time (annual leave) toward creditable service.
HB1130 -- (LR# 3776L.01I)
Referred: Budget (H)
HB1130
Allows state employees to count accrued unused vacation time (annual leave) toward creditable service.
HB1130 -- (LR# 3776L.01I)
Referred: Budget (H)
HB1154
Prohibits public or charter school employees from performing a strip search of any student.
HB1154 -- (LR# 3972L.01I)
Referred: Education (H)
HB1217
Revises the statutes relating to the St. Louis and Kansas City Police Retirement Systems.
Approved SCS HB 1217 -- (LR# 3988S.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1218
Provides that certain retired members of the Kansas City Police Retirement System receive an equalizing cost-of-living adjustment in addition to the member's base pension and cost-of-living adjustments.
HB1218 -- (LR# 3987L.01I)
RETIREMENT
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB1236
Revises the statutes relating to payday loans including language allowing the Attorney General to maintain an action to enforce compliance.
HB1236 -- (LR# 3982L.01I)
Referred: Financial Services (H)
HB1237
Creates T.J.'s Law dealing with the regulation and licensing of bail bondsmen and surety recovery agents.
HB1237 -- (LR# 3706L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB1298
Brings the State of Missouri into compliance with the federal Violence Against Women Act.
HB1298 -- (LR# 2925L.01I)
CRIME PREVENTION AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1319
Revises provisions governing candidate filing dates in Kansas City.
HB1319 -- (LR# 4082L.01I)
ELECTIONS
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB1325
Allows state employees to donate accrued annual leave benefits directly to specific state employees or into the pool.
HB1325 -- (LR# 4186L.01I)
BUDGET
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1384
Revises various statutes relating to theft or destruction of documents.
HB1384 -- (LR# 4107L.01I)
JUDICIARY
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1428
Revises various statutes relating to medical malpractice insurance.
HB1428 -- (LR# 3712L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB1460
Lowers the minimum age for jury service from 21 to 18.
HB1460 -- (LR# 3980L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB1466
Removes the $500 gambling loss limit and increases taxes from 20% to 21%.
HB1466 -- (LR# 4136L.01I)
Referred: Tax Policy (H)
HB1471
Authorizes the conveyance of the Felix Building in Jackson County to the Truman Medical Center.
HCS HB 1471 -- (LR# 4498L.02C)
SENATE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, TOURISM, AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Executive Session Held (S)
SCS HB 1613 AND HB 1445 AND HB 1454 AND HB 1462
AND HCS HB 1471 AND HB 1608 AND HB 1612 AND
HB 1635 VOTED DO PASS. SEE HB 1613

HB1474
Specifies that state contracts for services require that only United States citizens or federally authorized persons be employed.
HB1474 -- (LR# 4540L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1502
Revises the statutes relating to the Kansas City Public School Retirement System.
Approved HB1502 -- (LR# 4604L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1521
Makes it unlawful to discriminate against a person based on sexual orientation.
HB1521 -- (LR# 2558L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB1563
Enacts the Missouri Hospital Infection Control Act of 2004.
HS HCS HB 1477 & 1563 -- (LR# 3864L.07P)
SENATE AGING, FAMILIES, MENTAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH
Executive Session Held (S)
SCS VOTED DO PASS

HB1623
Removes an outdated reference to the State Training School for Negro Girls and other outdated institutional references.
Approved HCS HB 1631 & 1623 -- (LR# 4877L.03T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1657
Establishes the Women's Right to Know Act to raise public awareness about the existence and availability of emergency contraception.
HB1657 -- (LR# 4607L.01I)
Referred: Children and Families (H)
HB1658
Changes the name of Harris-Stowe State College to Harris-Stowe State University.
HB1658 -- (LR# 4912L.01I)
Referred: Education (H)
HB1674
Freezes tuition rates from the time Missouri undergraduates enter college until they graduate.
HB1674 -- (LR# 4898L.01I)
Referred: Education (H)
HB1684
Authorizes a tax credit for taxpayers installing qualified net metering units.
HB1684 -- (LR# 4908L.01I)
Referred: Tax Policy (H)
HJR57
Proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting reduction of the Children's Health Insurance Program coverage without two-thirds legislative majority.
HJR57 -- (LR# 5015L.01I)
Referred: Rules (H)

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