2005 Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Spreng
Missouri House of Representatives
2005
93rd General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Michael Spreng

SPONSOR
HB532
Exempts all motor vehicles assembled and sold in this state from the state sales and use tax
HCS HB 532 -- (LR# 1049L.04P)
Reported do pass (H)
HB836
Prohibits the operation of any passenger motor vehicle with a detachable trailer ball mount attached to a ball mount receiver when the device is not in use
HB836 -- (LR# 1249L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
COSPONSOR
HB278
Requires the Department of Mental Health to submit a cost-benefit analysis and a written plan to the appropriate House and Senate appropriations committees before closing or downsizing any facility
HB278 -- (LR# 0904L.02I)
Referred: Children and Families (H)
HB280
Requires election judges to take voting ballots and equipment to physically disabled voters unable to enter polling places
Approved HB280 -- (LR# 1061L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB294
Enacts safe staffing and quality care accountability requirements for veterans homes and mental health facilities
HB294 -- (LR# 1011L.01I)
VETERANS
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB317
Establishes the Missouri Seed Availability and Competition Act
HB317 -- (LR# 0658L.01I)
Referred: Agriculture Policy
HB389
Expands the crime of endangering the welfare of a minor to include producing or selling methamphetamine within the residence of a minor
HB389 -- (LR# 1007L.01I)
CRIME PREVENTION AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Executive Session held (H)
HB390
Revises unlawful transactions with a child by making it a crime to sell or rent a video game to a child when the video game has been rated mature or adults only by the Entertainment Software Rating Board
HB390 -- (LR# 1006L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB403
Requires the State of Missouri to provide Missouri National Guard personnel called into active duty with a $250,000 term life insurance death benefit
HB403 -- (LR# 1293L.01I)
Referred: Retirement (H)
HB436
Creates the crimes of first, second, and third degree abuse of a person receiving mental health services by health care providers
HB436 -- (LR# 0913L.02I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
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)
HB458
Creates the Police Chiefs' and Officers' Annuity Fund
HB458 -- (LR# 1102L.02I)
RETIREMENT
Hearing scheduled, Bill not heard (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)
HB476
Prohibits discrimination based upon a person's sexual orientation
HB476 -- (LR# 1167L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB498
Changes the laws regarding the crimes of stealing, tampering, and receiving stolen property and requires specific restitution in certain cases
HCS HB 498 -- (LR# 0788L.02P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB506
Establishes the Public Service Accountability Act
HB506 -- (LR# 1370L.01I)
Referred: Workforce Development and Workplace Safety (H)
HB507
Reduces by 15% the assessed valuation of real property of individuals 62 years of age or older and freezes the valuation at that level
HB507 -- (LR# 1460L.01I)
SENIOR CITIZEN ADVOCACY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB513
Designates a portion of State Highway 370 in St. Louis County as the "Officer Scott Armstrong Memorial Highway"
Approved HCS HB 513 -- (LR# 1565L.03T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB516
Repeals the death penalty
HB516 -- (LR# 1465L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB522
Allows veterans employed in Missouri to not work on Veterans Day without fear of reprisal from their employer under certain conditions
HB522 -- (LR# 0915L.01I)
VETERANS
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB529
Changes the laws regarding medical malpractice liability
HB529 -- (LR# 1537L.01I)
Referred: Insurance Policy
HB535
Creates the Missouri Military Family Relief Fund which will provide grants to children of Missouri veterans killed while on active duty after September 11, 2001, for tuition for postsecondary education
HB535 -- (LR# 1013L.01I)
VETERANS
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB554
Establishes criteria for the registration and licensure of doctors of naturopathic medicine
HB554 -- (LR# 1506L.01I)
Referred: Professional Registration & Licensing (H)
HB564
Prohibits law enforcement officers from issuing a citation for a missing license plate tab if a registration check reveals the vehicle is properly registered and the owner indicates the tab has been stolen
HB564 -- (LR# 1498L.01P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
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

HB637
Changes the laws regarding workers' compensation benefits for certain diseases resulting in exposure to certain occupational hazards
HB637 -- (LR# 1451L.01I)
Referred: Workforce Development and Workplace Safety (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)
HB645
Authorizes, beginning January 1, 2006, a dependency deduction for stillborn children in the year of their birth
HB645 -- (LR# 1409L.01I)
Referred: Children and Families (H)
HB689
Extends the expiration date for the laws regarding the removal of nuisances in the City of Hazelwood
HB689 -- (LR# 1823L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB704
Makes certain employers ineligible for receipt of any state aid or financial incentives if at least 25% of their workforce earn less than the federal poverty level
HB704 -- (LR# 1008L.02I)
Referred: Workforce Development and Workplace Safety (H)
HB736
Provides a mechanism for persons who become ineligible for Medicaid benefits on July 1, 2005, to be automatically enrolled in the Senior Rx Program
HB736 -- (LR# 2010L.01I)
SENIOR CITIZEN ADVOCACY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB785
Changes the laws regarding disciplinary action taken against licensed nurses
HB785 -- (LR# 1974L.01I)
PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION AND LICENSING
Public Hearing held (H)
HB798
Establishes the Clean American Fuel Board and creates the Alternative Fuel Vehicle Revolving Fund
HB798 -- (LR# 1784L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB800
Changes the laws regarding early childhood special education
HB800 -- (LR# 1967L.01I)
Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
HB801
Establishes the Missouri Alternatives to Abortion Program in either or both the Department of Social Services or the Department of Health and Senior Services
HB801 -- (LR# 2060L.01I)
Referred: Children and Families (H)
HB802
Requires hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers to implement an acuity-based patient classification system
HB802 -- (LR# 1994L.01I)
HEALTH CARE POLICY
Executive Session held (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)
HB817
Designates a portion of State Highway 30 in St. Louis County as the "Chief Jerry Buehne Memorial Road"
HB817 -- (LR# 2088L.01I)
TRANSPORTATION
Public Hearing held (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
HCR19
Urges Congress to immediately repeal the Government Pension Offset and Windfall Elimination Provision of the Social Security Act.
HCR19 -- (LR# 1456L.01I)
Referred: Senior Citizen Advocacy
HJR24
Proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting the Governor from reducing appropriations for elementary, secondary, and higher education
HJR24 -- (LR# 2102L.01I)
Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education

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