2006 Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Smith
Missouri House of Representatives
2006
93rd General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Todd Smith

SPONSOR
HB998
Authorizes the Govenor to convey state property located in Pettis County to the Girl Scouts - Heart of Missouri Council
HB998 -- (LR# 3573L.01I)
Reported to the House with... (S)
SPA 1

HB1192
Creates the State Fair Escrow Fund for expenses associated with the Missouri State Fair and off-season events
HB1192 -- (LR# 3250L.02P)
Returned to Committee of Origin (S)
HB1224
Allows county commissions to refuse real property received by donation or dedication
HB1224 -- (LR# 3295L.01I)
LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Public hearing completed (H)
HB1225
Changes the laws regarding political subdivisions
SCS HCS HB 1030, 1033, 1146, 1225 & 1326 -- (LR# 3261S.09C)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
SA 1, SA 2, SA 3, SA 4, SA 5, SA 6, SA 7, SA 8,
SA 9, SA 10, SA 11, SA 12, SA 14, SA 15
ADOPTED/SCS, SS/SCS, SA 16 PENDING

HB1232
Requires health care facilities in which a person dies to inform in writing the person transporting the dead body if the person had a contagious, infectious, or communicable disease
HCS HB 1232 -- (LR# 4098L.02P)
SENATE AGING, FAMILIES, MENTAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH
Public Hearing held (S)
HB1233
Exempts a tenant from rent payments when his or her residence is destroyed by an act of God unless there is a contract to the contrary
HB1233 -- (LR# 3786L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB1283
Changes the laws regarding unemployment insurance
HB1283 -- (LR# 4186L.01I)
Referred: Workforce Development and Workplace Safety (H)
HB1284
Makes a claimant's refusal to take or invalidate results of an alcohol or controlled substance test employee misconduct and specifies that the results will be included in the administrative record as evidence
HB1284 -- (LR# 4187L.02I)
Referred: Workforce Development and Workplace Safety (H)
HB1285
Authorizes the Division of Employment Security to utilize the services of a collection agency to collect any debt owed
HB1285 -- (LR# 4185L.01I)
Referred: Workforce Development and Workplace Safety (H)
HB1286
Changes the laws regarding the release of information about an employee to a prospective employer or law enforcement agency
HB1286 -- (LR# 3574L.02I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
HCS voted do pass (H)
HB1305
Changes the laws regarding several public employee retirement systems
HCS HB 1305 -- (LR# 3971L.03P)
Second Rd/Refer: Pensions, Veteran Affairs & General Law(S)
HB1306
Changes the laws regarding the Missouri State Employees' Retirement System (MOSERS)
CCS SS SCS HCS HB 1306 -- (LR# 3825L.07S)
SEE COMMENTS
HB1493
Changes the administrator of the Missouri State Public Employees Deferred Compensation Fund to the board of trustees of the Missouri State Employees' Retirement System (MOSERS)
HB1493 -- (LR# 3565L.01I)
RETIREMENT
Public hearing completed (H)
HB1628
Authorizes the board of the Missouri State Employees' Retirement System to assume control over the Missouri Department of Transportation and Highway Patrol Employee's Retirement System
HCS HB 1628 -- (LR# 4860L.03C)
Referred: Rules pursuant to Rule 25(26)(f) (H)
HB1644
Requires county public administrators to be paid a salary according to the statutory schedule
HB1644 -- (LR# 4689L.02I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB1832
Changes the laws regarding operators of mobile home parks, marinas, or storage facilities for airplanes and movers of mobile homes or manufactured homes to provide documentation for property tax purposes
HB1832 -- (LR# 5019L.02I)
WAYS AND MEANS
Public hearing completed (H)
COSPONSOR
HB1028
Requires all noncharter counties to prepare and publish a summary instead of a detailed financial statement
HB1028 -- (LR# 3260L.01I)
LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Public hearing completed (H)
HB1070
Establishes additional tax increment financing guidelines
HCS HB 1070 -- (LR# 3307L.06P)
Second Rd/Refer: Economic Development,Tourism & Local Gov(S)
HB1087
Creates notice and reporting requirements, public market rates, and presumptions for the Department of Insurance and entities providing medical malpractice and professional negligence insurance
HB1087 -- (LR# 3749L.01I)
Referred: Insurance Policy (H)
HB1115
Expands liability protection for school employees and volunteers
HB1115 -- (LR# 3687L.01I)
SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON GENERAL LAWS
Public hearing completed (H)
HB1138
Allows members of the Police Retirement System of Kansas City to receive service credit for time spent in military service during a war
Approved HCS HB 1138 -- (LR# 3894L.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
HB1302
Creates the Missouri State Water Patrol Fund consisting of money collected for registering a vessel and increases the fee for a certificate of number
HB1302 -- (LR# 3980L.01P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB1303
Imposes an additional fine and license suspension for failing to yield the right-of-way when the violation results in injury or death
HB1303 -- (LR# 4278L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB1309
Changes the laws regarding criminal forfeitures
HB1309 -- (LR# 3592L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB1310
Increases the penalty for failure to yield the right-of-way to an emergency vehicle resulting in the death of any emergency vehicle personnel while in the performance of his or her official duties
HB1310 -- (LR# 3950L.01P)
SENATE TRANSPORTATION
Executive Session held (S)
HB1312
Changes the laws regarding the DNA profiling system
HB1312 -- (LR# 4300L.01I)
CRIME PREVENTION AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Public hearing completed (H)
HB1354
Increases the property tax relief for the senior citizens' program known as circuit breaker
HB1354 -- (LR# 3865L.01I)
Referred: Ways and Means (H)
HB1374
Changes the restrictions regarding the liability of a landowner who invites or permits persons to use the land for recreational purposes to include state-administered recreational access programs
Approved HCS HB 1617 & 1374 -- (LR# 4832L.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
HB1398
Changes the laws regarding military facilities and personnel
HB1398 -- (LR# 3297L.03I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
HCS voted do pass (H)
HB1399
Establishes a priority among family members for the release of any information, records, or documents regarding a person who has died
HB1399 -- (LR# 4234L.01I)
Referred: Health Care Policy (H)
HB1400
Adds cases dealing with the placement of a child in adoption and foster care to the types of cases given priority for expedited proceedings
HB1400 -- (LR# 4259L.01I)
Referred: Children and Families (H)
HB1401
Provides whistle-blower protections for persons reporting Medicaid fraud
HB1401 -- (LR# 4292L.02I)
JUDICIARY
Public hearing completed (H)
HB1425
Designates the Table Rock Lake bridge on Highway 39 in the City of Shell Knob as the "State Senator Larry Gene Taylor Memorial Bridge"
HB1425 -- (LR# 4078L.01I)
Referred: Transportation (H)
HB1432
Authorizes the State Board of Probation and Parole, at its discretion, to conduct probation and parole hearings by videoconferencing and allows victims to choose where to testify for the videoconferencing
HCS HB 1432 -- (LR# 4518L.02C)
Returned to Committee of Origin (S)
HB1440
Authorizes a checkoff on the Missouri individual and corporate income tax forms for donations for cervical cancer awareness and treatment and the calculation for individual net operating losses
Approved SCS HCS HB 1440 -- (LR# 3878S.03T)
Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
HB1461
Changes the laws regarding defensive use of force
HCS HB 1461, 1375, 1110 & 1103 -- (LR# 4370L.09P)
SENATE JUDICIARY AND CIVIL AND CRIMINAL JURISPRUDENCE
Executive Session held (S)
VOTED DO PASS

HB1470
Prohibits a person from charging a veteran's immediate family a fee for copying the veteran's death certificate if the copies are to be used to file for or access benefits
HB1470 -- (LR# 4570L.01I)
VETERANS
Voted do pass (H)
HB1514
Authorizes county commissions to withhold up to 3% of the allotments of appropriations for expenditures in a county budget
HB1514 -- (LR# 4239L.02I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB1525
Establishes age and residency requirements for candidates of the office of county treasurer
HB1525 -- (LR# 4625L.01I)
ELECTIONS
HCS voted do pass (H)
HB1534
Provides funding for umbilical cord blood banks and non-fetal human stem cell research
HCS HB 1534 -- (LR# 4428L.02P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB1582
Requires each school district to adopt as a goal the expenditure of at least two-thirds of its operational expenditures on classroom instruction
HB1582 -- (LR# 3267L.02I)
SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT AND FINANCE
Public hearing completed (H)
HB1594
Exempts military retirement benefits from state income tax
HB1594 -- (LR# 4525L.01I)
Referred: Ways and Means (H)
HB1607
Expands the A+ Schools Program to certain private vocational or technical schools
HCS HB 1607 -- (LR# 4646L.02C)
Rules - Reported do pass (H)
HB1619
Changes the annual franchise tax rates and income threshold amounts for corporations
SCS HB 1619 -- (LR# 4524S.02C)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB1629
Transfers all powers, duties, and functions of the State Board of Mediation to the Labor and Industrial Relations Commission
HB1629 -- (LR# 4691L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Public hearing completed (H)
HB1632
Creates the crime of knowingly obtaining, receiving, or selling a land-line or cellular telephone record without the customer's consent and authorizes civil action for damages
SCS HCS HB 1632 -- (LR# 4830S.08C)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB1642
Requires state agencies, public schools and colleges, and political subdivisions to use the traditional names of holidays
HB1642 -- (LR# 4320L.03I)
Rules - Reported do pass (H)
HB1649
Allows a full $6,000 retirement benefit deduction from state income for taxpayers over the age of 65 regardless of income
HB1649 -- (LR# 4520L.01I)
WAYS AND MEANS
Public hearing completed (H)
HB1676
Excludes sheltered workshop employment income as income when determining eligibility for permanent and total disability benefits
HB1676 -- (LR# 4432L.01I)
Referred: Senior Citizen Advocacy (H)
HB1677
Authorizes a phased-in income tax deduction, beginning in tax year 2006, for the cost of personally funded health insurance premiums
HCS HB 1677 -- (LR# 4612L.02P)
SENATE PENSIONS, VETERANS' AFFAIRS, AND GENERAL LAW
Executive Session held (S)
VOTED DO PASS

HB1689
Exempts uncashed county checks from the laws regarding unclaimed property
HB1689 -- (LR# 4650L.01I)
LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Public hearing completed (H)
HB1704
Exempts individuals who are 65 years of age or older from the lawful presence requirements for the renewal of driver's licenses, permits, or nondriver's licenses
HB1704 -- (LR# 4969L.01I)
Laid over (H)
HCA 1 ADOPTED

HB1722
Authorizes the Director of the Department of Natural Resources to enter into agreements with private, not-for-profit organizations to provide services for state parks
HB1722 -- (LR# 4683L.01I)
SEE COMMENTS
MOTION TO 3RD READ AND PASS WITHDRAWN

HB1754
Establishes the Associate Degree Transfer Incentive Scholarship Program to provide scholarships to Missouri students who transfer to a four-year institution of higher education
HB1754 -- (LR# 3290L.01I)
SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT AND FINANCE
Public hearing scheduled, Bill not heard (H)
HB1761
Changes the laws regarding surface mining and gravel excavation
HCS HB 1761 -- (LR# 4540L.04C)
Laid over (H)
HCS PENDING

HB1782
Establishes the Missouri Economic Development Code
HB1782 -- (LR# 5106L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
HCS voted do pass (H)
HB1783
Establishes the Betty L. Thompson Student Success Scholarships Tax Credit Program
HCS HB 1783 & 1479 -- (LR# 4402L.04C)
Placed on the Informal Perfection Calendar (H)
HB1784
Revises certain assault crimes and one tampering crime to include juvenile officers
HB1784 -- (LR# 5136L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB1787
Establishes the Guard at Home Program to assist the spouse of an active-duty National Guard or reservist with immediate needs and employment to prevent the family from falling into poverty
Approved SCS HCS HB 1787 -- (LR# 5137S.07T)
Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
WITH EMERGENCY CLAUSE, THIS BILL BECOMES EFFECTIVE
06/13/2006.

HB1798
Establishes a minimum salary for deputy sheriffs and creates the Public Safety Enhancement Fund
HB1798 -- (LR# 5027L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB1814
Requires English to be the language of all official proceedings in the state
HCS HB 1814 -- (LR# 5125L.02P)
Second Rd/Refer: Pensions, Veteran Affairs & General Law(S)
HB1833
Designates the crayfish as the official state invertebrate
HB1833 -- (LR# 5275L.01P)
SEE COMMENTS
MOTION TO 3RD READ AND PASS WITHDRAWN

HB1837
Changes the laws regarding medical malpractice insurance and the enforcement powers of the Department of Insurance and creates the Health Care Stabilization Fund Feasibility Board
Approved SS SCS HCS HB 1837 -- (LR# 5239S.09T)
Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
HB1895
Revises the crime of stealing any animal to include any animal considered livestock
HB1895 -- (LR# 5342L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
HCS voted do pass (H)
HB1905
Authorizes the Family Support Division to assist certain elderly individuals who qualify for the federal Food Stamp Program in obtaining supplemental food stamps
HB1905 -- (LR# 5254L.01P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB1918
Changes the laws regarding commercial motor vehicles, outdoor advertising, vacating roads, log trucks, proof of lawful presence, driver's licenses, all-terrain vehicles, and vehicle weight limits
HCS HB 1340, 1549, 1918 & 1998 -- (LR# 3732L.06C)
Rules - Reported do pass (H)
HB1944
Changes the laws regarding the use of eminent domain
Approved CCS SS SCS HCS HB 1944 -- (LR# 4100S.24T)
Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
HB1965
Authorizes a deduction for all taxpayers from their Missouri adjusted gross income for contributions made to health savings accounts
HB1965 -- (LR# 5270L.01I)
Withdrawn (H)
HB1976
Establishes the Missouri County Planning Act
HB1976 -- (LR# 5025L.01I)
LOCAL GOVERNMENT
HCS voted do pass (H)
HB2030
Establishes the Unborn Child Pain Prevention Act regarding the capacity of an unborn child to experience pain during an abortion
HB2030 -- (LR# 5609L.01I)
Referred: Children and Families (H)
HB2068
Exempts from continuing education requirements life insurance producers who are limited to writing policies with a cumulative initial face amount of $10,000 or less for any individual
HB2068 -- (LR# 5637L.01I)
Referred: Professional Registration & Licensing (H)
HB2106
Increases the penalty for littering by requiring community service and a $600 restitution payment
HB2106 -- (LR# 5656L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB2131
Makes eligibility for a driver's license for persons between the ages of 15 and 18 contingent upon documentation that the applicant has complied with school district standards for eligibility
HB2131 -- (LR# 5705L.01I)
ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION
Voted do pass (H)
HJR46
Proposes a constitutional amendment requiring all impeachments to be tried by the Senate
HJR46 -- (LR# 3616L.01I)
SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON GENERAL LAWS
Motion to Do Pass failed (H)

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