2005 Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Yates
Missouri House of Representatives
2005
93rd General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Brian David Yates

SPONSOR
HB172
Allows school superintendents to convene hearings within 15 working days of a pupil's request to register in certain instances
HB172 -- (LR# 0605L.01I)
ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION
Public Hearing held (H)
HB173
Creates the Classroom Trust Fund
HB173 -- (LR# 0606L.01I)
Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
HB178
Allows municipal judges to contract with public entities or to employ qualified persons to provide probation services
HB178 -- (LR# 0727L.01I)
JUDICIARY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB238
Requires Labor and Industrial Relations Commission and State Board of Mediation members to serve two years to be eligible for retirement benefits under ALJLAP
HB238 -- (LR# 0211L.01I)
RETIREMENT
Public Hearing held (H)
HB242
Authorizes a sales tax exemption for tickets to college athletic events
HB242 -- (LR# 1010L.01I)
WAYS AND MEANS
Public Hearing held (H)
HB321
Creates the Assistive Technology Trust Fund and expands the duties of the Advisory Assistive Technology Council
HB321 -- (LR# 1179L.01P)
Reported do pass-Placed on Third Read Consent Calendar (S)
HB388
Makes certain documents that are submitted to the Department of Insurance non-public
Approved HCS HB 388 -- (LR# 1285L.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB400
Establishes the Dental Carve-Out Act of 2005 to implement a process for providing dental benefits to public assistance recipients
HCS HB 400 -- (LR# 0214L.02P)
SENATE PENSIONS, VETERANS' AFFAIRS, AND GENERAL LAW
Public Hearing held (S)
HB417
Establishes the Uninsured Motorist Stipulation of Benefits Act of 2005 which limits the recovery for non-economic losses by uninsured motorists
SCS HB 417 -- (LR# 1286S.02C)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB473
Allows school districts to convene a committee of their board in order to rule on pupil residency waiver requests
HB473 -- (LR# 1353L.01P)
Taken up for third reading (S)
MOTION TO THIRD READ WAS WITHDRAWN

HB474
Allows insurers to intervene in any civil case where they may be obligated to provide a defense or indemnity for any judgment rendered in the action
HCS HB 474 -- (LR# 1448L.02P)
SENATE SMALL BUSINESS, INSURANCE AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS
Public Hearing held (S)
HB481
Changes the opening date for filing a declaration of candidacy in political subdivisions and special districts in the City of Kansas City
HB481 -- (LR# 1547L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB693
Changes the laws regarding risk management for public entities
HB693 -- (LR# 1981L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB708
Repeals certain provisions of law which have expired, sunset, terminated, or are ineffective
HB708 -- (LR# 1533L.01I)
RULES
Executive Session held (H)
ACTION POSTPONED

HB727
Allows automobile dealers to provide disclaimers and disclosures by referencing a web page and toll-free telephone number when advertising by means of a broadcast media
HB727 -- (LR# 1959L.01I)
Referred: Small Business (H)
HB812
Makes any contract or subcontract limiting a health care provider's ability to enter into similar contracts or agreements with other entities against public policy and void
HB812 -- (LR# 2105L.01I)
Withdrawn (H)
HB850
Requires any person whose license has been suspended for failing to maintain financial responsibility to pay a $40 reinstatement fee
HB850 -- (LR# 2129L.01I)
Referred: Transportation (H)
HB861
Allows employers with group health insurance to request a statement of their claims history from their health carrier
HB861 -- (LR# 2155L.01I)
Referred: Insurance Policy
HB968
Requires certification of trade associations for the purposes of providing health insurance
HB968 -- (LR# 0213L.01I)
Referred: Small Business (H)
HB969
Reduces the salary a member of the General Assembly will receive for Fiscal Year 2006
HB969 -- (LR# 0219L.01I)
Referred: Special Committee on General Laws
HB970
Changes the eligibility criteria for the receipt of an adoption or foster care subsidy
HB970 -- (LR# 2227L.01I)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT FOR DEBATE

COSPONSOR
HB70
Repeals the sunset provision requiring a certain percentage of lottery contracts be awarded to minority businesses
HB70 -- (LR# 0340L.01I)
Referred: Ways and Means (H)
HB114
Extends the expiration date of the Kansas City transportation sales tax to December 31, 2015
Approved HB114 -- (LR# 0207L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB135
Expands the definition of "eligible industry" in the Business Use Incentives for Large-Scale Development (BUILD) Program
SCS HCS HB 135 -- (LR# 0390S.04C)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB148
Changes the laws regarding workers' compensation
HCS HB 148 -- (LR# 0343L.04C)
Referred: Rules pursuant to Rule 25(26)(f) (H)
HB180
Changes the laws regarding military leave for Kansas City police officers and civilian employees
HB180 -- (LR# 0338L.01P)
Returned to Committee of Origin (S)
HB295
Requires all children enrolling in kindergarten, first grade, or a Head Start program to receive a vision examination
HB295 -- (LR# 0446L.02I)
PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION AND LICENSING
Public Hearing held (H)
HB313
Authorizes an income tax deduction for the value of time spent tutoring in public schools
HB313 -- (LR# 0317L.01I)
Referred: Ways and Means (H)
HB326
Changes the bidding preference bonus points for products manufactured by the blind or in sheltered workshops
HB326 -- (LR# 0514L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB347
Establishes a procedural prerequisite for filing lawsuits for alleged defective residential construction
SCS HCS HB 347 -- (LR# 0817S.07C)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
SCS, SS/SCS PENDING

HB361
Exempts traffic violation cases from the $15 DNA surcharge
SCS HB 361 & HB 684 -- (LR# 1072S.02C)
Reported to the House with... (S)
SCS

HB362
Changes the laws regarding expungement by requiring that records and files maintained in expungement court proceedings be confidential and only available to the parties or by court order for good cause shown
SCS HCS HB 362 -- (LR# 1070S.03C)
Reported to the House with... (S)
SCS

HB363
Requires the Board of Probation and Parole to supervise persons who fail to register as a sex offender
HB363 -- (LR# 1069L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB393
Changes the laws affecting claims for damages and their payment and establishes venue in all tort actions
Approved CCS SS SCS HCS HB 393 -- (LR# 1188L.14T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB434
Authorizes the Missouri Public Service Commission to approve alternate rate plans submitted by utilities to reflect changes in costs
HB434 -- (LR# 1266L.01I)
UTILITIES
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB440
Requires that one voting member of the board of curators of certain state institutions of higher education be a student
HCS HB 440 -- (LR# 1315L.05P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB442
Prohibits inmates from possessing any video game in a correctional center
HB442 -- (LR# 0470L.01I)
Referred: Corrections and Public Institutions
HB457
Prohibits human cloning and the use of public funds and facilities for the purpose of human cloning
HB457 -- (LR# 0534L.01I)
Referred: Rules (H)
HB468
Changes the laws regarding the State Treasurer's duties and the Linked Deposit Program
SCS HCS HB 468 -- (LR# 1391S.05C)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB501
Adds livestock auctions in the definition of agricultural and horticultural property for purposes of property tax assessments
HB501 -- (LR# 1180L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO NOT PASS

HB519
Changes the laws regarding unemployment insurance
HCS HB 519 -- (LR# 1520L.04C)
Placed on the Informal Perfection Calendar (H)
HB546
Authorizes an income tax deduction, beginning in tax year 2006, for the cost of personally funded health insurance premiums
HB546 -- (LR# 1292L.01I)
INSURANCE POLICY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB560
Limits the number of excursion gambling boat licenses which can be issued by the Missouri Gaming Commission to a total of 13 or the number of licenses issued as of January 1, 2012, whichever is less
HCS HB 560 -- (LR# 0644L.05P)
Second read and referred: Ways and Means (S)
HB576
Changes the laws regarding the procedures of the Small Business Regulatory Fairness Board and the procedure for obtaining judicial review of administrative decisions
Approved HCS HB 576 -- (LR# 1303L.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB585
Limits certificate of need to long-term care facilities
HB585 -- (LR# 1141L.01I)
HEALTH CARE POLICY
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB586
Prohibits the use of public funds for health and social services programs to subsidize abortion services
HCS#2 HB 586 -- (LR# 0499L.06C)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT FOR DEBATE

HB636
Prohibits health insurers from discriminating against any willing optometrist or ophthalmologist in the geographic region of the health benefit plan
HB636 -- (LR# 1770L.01I)
HEALTH CARE POLICY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB639
Establishes the Betty L. Thompson Scholarship Program and authorizes an individual and business tax credit for contributions to certified nonprofit educational charitable organizations
HCS HB 639 -- (LR# 0341L.11C)
Placed on the Informal Perfection Calendar (H)
HB654
Exempts certain employees from holding a title insurance license and lowers the title insurance license fee for Missouri residents
HB654 -- (LR# 1651L.01I)
INSURANCE POLICY
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB667
Allows health carriers to offer as an option one or more health benefit plans which contain deductibles, co-insurance, co-insurance differentials, or variable copayments
HB667 -- (LR# 1819L.01I)
INSURANCE POLICY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB679
Requires the State Board of Education and local school boards to adopt a policy that encourages effective involvement by parents in support of the education of their children
HB679 -- (LR# 1667L.01I)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT FOR DEBATE

HB688
Changes the laws regarding the continuance of a judicial proceeding when an attorney is a member of the General Assembly
Approved SCS HB 688 -- (LR# 1946S.03T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB698
Eliminates hunting or fishing license or permit fees for active-duty military personnel or National Guard personnel and reserves
HB698 -- (LR# 0859L.02I)
CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Public Hearing held (H)
HB699
Authorizes an individual income tax deduction for income received for military service in a combat zone
HB699 -- (LR# 0857L.01I)
WAYS AND MEANS
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB700
Changes the laws regarding endangerment of individuals at a correctional facility and authorizes the Board of Probation and Parole to charge offenders under their supervision a monthly fee
Approved HB700 -- (LR# 1971L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB759
Requires health insurers and the Missouri Medicaid Program to provide coverage for services under the First Steps Program
HB759 -- (LR# 1795L.02I)
Referred: Special Committee on General Laws
HB790
Changes the laws regarding the litigation of damages for failure to wear a safety belt
HB790 -- (LR# 1372L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB808
Prohibits the Missouri Housing Development Commission from making grants and loans to the City of Kansas City unless certain conditions are met
HB808 -- (LR# 2101L.01I)
Referred: Job Creation and Economic Development (H)
HB854
Changes the laws regarding job development programs administered by the Department of Economic Development and establishes the Missouri Quality Jobs Program
HCS HB 854 -- (LR# 2104L.05C)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT FOR DEBATE

HB865
Requires Missouri's institutions of higher education to grant a student who is called to active military duty during an academic term a "withdraw passing" or equivalent grade in each enrolled class
HB865 -- (LR# 2160L.01I)
Referred: Veterans
HB866
Changes the laws regarding insurance fraud and the penalties imposed
Approved HCS HB 866 -- (LR# 2125L.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB867
Authorizes municipalities in Jackson and St. Louis counties to annex property that is 100% contiguous with the municipality without holding separate elections in the municipality and the property to be annexed
HB867 -- (LR# 1352L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB868
Authorizes the Governor to convey state property in downtown Kansas City to the City of Kansas City for the downtown revitalization project
HB868 -- (LR# 0535L.01I)
Referred: Corrections and Public Institutions
HB901
Establishes the Missouri State Diabetes Commission to develop a state strategy for the prevention, treatment, and control of diabetes
HB901 -- (LR# 2185L.01I)
Referred: Health Care Policy (H)
HJR2
Proposes a constitutional amendment reducing the size of the House of Representatives from the current 163 to 101 beginning in 2013
HJR2 -- (LR# 0158L.01I)
Referred: Elections (H)
HJR4
Proposes a constitutional amendment replacing the Highways and Transportation Commission with a Director of Transportation
HJR4 -- (LR# 0364L.01I)
Withdrawn (H)
HJR6
Proposes a constitutional amendment to replace the Highways and Transportation Commission with a Director of Transportation
HJR6 -- (LR# 0710L.01I)
Referred: Transportation (H)
HJR14
Proposes a constitutional amendment establishing term limits for all statewide elected officials
HJR14 -- (LR# 0671L.01I)
ELECTIONS
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO NOT PASS

HJR18
Proposes a constitutional amendment exempting veterans' organizations from property tax
HJR18 -- (LR# 1209L.01I)
WAYS AND MEANS
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HJR25
Proposes a constitutional amendment decreasing the number of members of the Missouri House of Representatives from 163 to 137
HJR25 -- (LR# 2097L.01I)
Referred: Elections (H)

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