98th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Hearing Schedule

Hearing Date Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Committee:Agriculture Policy
Chair:Houghton, Jay - (Rep-43)
Vice Chair:Hurst, Tom - (Rep-62)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:12:30 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1971 -- POACHING
Sponsor: Black, Linda (Rep-117)
Imposes civil penalties for poaching certain animals
HB 2412 -- LOCAL LOG TRUCK WEIGHT LIMITATIONS
Sponsor: Fitzwater, Paul (Rep-144)
Changes the laws regarding weight limitations for local log trucks and log truck tractors
HB 2331 -- FARMERS' MARKET NUTRITION PROGRAM
Sponsor: Morris, Lynn (Rep-140)
Establishes the Missouri Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program to provide low-income seniors with fresh Missouri-grown produce
HB 2368 -- PEACE DISTURBANCES FROM FARMING
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Provides a person is not guilty of peace disturbance for creating a loud noise or a noxious or offensive odor if such noise or odor arises from the raising, caring, or maintaining of livestock, crops, o

Hearing Date Monday, February 15, 2016

Committee:Appropriations - General Administration
Chair:Ross, Robert - (Rep-142)
Vice Chair:Justus, Jeffery - (Rep-156)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:Mark-Up
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 2001 -- APPROPRIATIONS BILL
Sponsor: Flanigan, Tom (Rep-163)
Appropriates money to the Board of Fund Commissioners
HB 2005 -- APPROPRIATIONS BILL
Sponsor: Flanigan, Tom (Rep-163)
Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Office of Administration, Department of Transportation, and Department of Public Safety
HB 2012 -- APPROPRIATIONS BILL
Sponsor: Flanigan, Tom (Rep-163)
Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of statewide elected officials, the Judiciary, Office of the State Public Defender, and General Assembly
HB 2013 -- APPROPRIATIONS BILL
Sponsor: Flanigan, Tom (Rep-163)
Appropriates money for real property leases and related services

***Corrected***
Committee:Appropriations - Revenue, Transportation, and Economic Development
Chair:Hough, Lincoln - (Rep-135)
Vice Chair:Basye, Chuck - (Rep-47)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:1:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:Mark-up Corrected
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 2004 -- APPROPRIATIONS BILL
Sponsor: Flanigan, Tom (Rep-163)
Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Revenue and Department of Transportation
HB 2007 -- APPROPRIATIONS BILL
Sponsor: Flanigan, Tom (Rep-163)
Appropriates money for the departments of Economic Development; Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration; and Labor and Industrial Relations

Committee:Banking
Chair:Crawford, Sandy - (Rep-129)
Vice Chair:Pogue, Jeff - (Rep-143)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:2:45 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 2397 -- FEDERAL HOME LOAN BANKS
Sponsor: Hough, Lincoln (Rep-135)
Changes the laws regarding federal home loan banks

Hearing Date Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Committee:Children and Families
Chair:Franklin, Diane - (Rep-123)
Vice Chair:Neely, Jim - (Rep-8)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:12:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:Hearing will convene at noon or upon morning adjournment, whichever occurs the later.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 1968 -- CONSENT FOR ABORTION FOR A MINOR
Sponsor: Anderson, Sonya (Rep-131)
Changes the laws regarding consent for a minor to have an abortion
HB 2055 -- CHILD CUSTODY ORDERS
Sponsor: Swan, Kathryn (Rep-147)
Changes the laws regarding child custody arrangements
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1965 -- STATE DEBT NONCUSTODIAL PARENTS
Sponsor: Zerr, Anne (Rep-065)
Establishes a pilot program allowing noncustodial parents to reduce the amount of state debt owed
HB 1822 -- ADOPTION RECORDS
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Authorizes the release of certain adoption records to the adopted adult or the adopted adult's lineal descendants

Hearing Date Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Committee:Civil and Criminal Proceedings
Chair:McGaugh, Joe Don - (Rep-39)
Vice Chair:Vescovo, Rob - (Rep-112)
Date:Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time:12:00 PM or Upon Conclusion of Morning Session (Whichever is Later)
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1685 -- CIRCUIT COURT MARSHAL
Sponsor: Fitzwater, Travis (Rep-049)
Allows the presiding judge of certain circuits to appoint a circuit court marshal
HB 1755 -- PROTECTION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS
Sponsor: Bahr, Kurt (Rep-102)
Specifies that parental liberty to direct the upbringing, education, and care of his or her children is a fundamental right not subject to infringement without demonstrating a compelling governmental interest
HB 2146 -- GUARDIANSHIP OF MINORS
Sponsor: Beard, Nathan (Rep-052)
Requires the court to allow visitation between the parents of a minor who has been appointed a guardian and the minor if the court finds it in the best interests of the minor
HB 2147 -- RESPONSIVE PLEADING FAMILY LAW
Sponsor: Beard, Nathan (Rep-052)
Specifies that a responsive pleading must be filed in any motion to modify a child support, spousal maintenance, or child custody judgment
HB 2262 -- USE OF RESTRAINTS
Sponsor: Jones, Caleb (Rep-050)
Requires the court to make findings of fact when the court orders that a juvenile shall be restrained during court proceedings
HB 2305 -- INCOMPATIBLE MOTOR FUEL
Sponsor: Houghton, Jay (Rep-043)
Changes the laws regarding liability for the use of incompatible motor fuel
HB 2332 -- CRIMINAL CODE REVISION
Sponsor: Corlew, Kevin (Rep-014)
Changes provisions relating to criminal offenses that were modified or created in the 2014 Criminal Code rewrite
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1436 -- DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED
Sponsor: Kelley, Mike (Rep-127)
Establishes "Toby's Law", which requires any person who has pled guilty to or been found guilty of driving while intoxicated to complete a victim impact program approved by the court
HB 1831 -- GUARDIANSHIPS
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Allows for the inclusion of respite in the orders for the management of the estate of protectees and dependents for purposes of guardianships
HB 1951 -- AMATEUR SERVICE COMMUNICATIONS
Sponsor: Spencer, Bryan (Rep-063)
Prohibits private land-use agreements from precluding amateur service communications
HB 2367 -- STATEWIDE COURT AUTOMATION FUND
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Extends expiration dates for the Statewide Court Automation Fund and the Basic Civil Legal Services Fund

Hearing Date Monday, February 15, 2016

Committee:Conservation and Natural Resources
Chair:Anderson, Sonya - (Rep-131)
Vice Chair:Remole, Tim - (Rep-6)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:2:15 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1846 -- HUNTING PERMITS
Sponsor: Franklin, Diane (Rep-123)
Changes the laws regarding resident landowner hunting permits
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1738 -- WATER RESOURCES
Sponsor: Brattin, Rick (Rep-055)
Changes the laws regarding water resources
HB 2047 -- STATE PARKS
Sponsor: Houghton, Jay (Rep-043)
Allows certain individuals to use all terrain vehicles and golf carts on the Katy Trail on certain days

Hearing Date Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Committee:Consumer Affairs
Chair:Parkinson, Mark - (Rep-105)
Vice Chair:Brattin, Rick - (Rep-55)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:5:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 2096 -- HEALTH INSURANCE FOR COLLEGE STUDENT
Sponsor: Chipman, Jason (Rep-120)
Specifies that public colleges and universities shall not require their students to pay fees related to health care if they show proof of health insurance coverage
HB 2337 -- HEALTH INSURANCE COLLEGE STUDENT
Sponsor: Parkinson, Mark (Rep-105)
Specifies that public universities must not bind students to third-party contracts for health insurance without written approval

Committee:Economic Development and Business Attraction and Retention
Chair:Rowden, Caleb - (Rep-44)
Vice Chair:Corlew, Kevin - (Rep-14)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:2pm or Upon Conclusion of Afternoon Session (Whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:The Committee will conduct the public hearing first and will then enter into executive session.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1757 -- COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS
Sponsor: Hansen, Jim (Rep-040)
Modifies provisions relating to community improvement districts
HB 2065 -- DATA STORAGE CENTERS
Sponsor: Berry, T.J. (Rep-038)
Authorizes tax incentives for data storage centers
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 2033 -- SMALL BUSINESS REGULATORY FAIRNESS
Sponsor: Rowden, Caleb (Rep-044)
Modifies provisions relating to the Small Business Regulatory Fairness Board and authorizes a tax credit for certain small businesses
HB 2302 -- MISSOURI ANGEL INVESTMENT ACT
Sponsor: Rowden, Caleb (Rep-044)
Establishes the Missouri Angel Investment Incentive Act
HB 2321 -- ADVANCED INDUSTRIES ACT
Sponsor: Rowden, Caleb (Rep-044)
Establishes the Missouri Advanced Industries Acceleration Act

Committee:Elections
Chair:Entlicher, Sue - (Rep-128)
Vice Chair:Dogan, Shamed - (Rep-98)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:8:15 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1959 -- NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE ACT
Sponsor: Dugger, Tony (Rep-141)
Adopts an agreement to elect the president by national popular vote
HB 2048 -- NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE ACT
Sponsor: LaFaver, Jeremy (Rep-025)
Adopts an agreement to elect the president by national popular vote

Hearing Date Monday, February 15, 2016

***Corrected***
Committee:Elementary and Secondary Education
Chair:Swan, Kathryn - (Rep-147)
Vice Chair:Spencer, Bryan - (Rep-63)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:Will recess and reconvene 15 minutes upon evenng adjournment in HR 3. University will be presenting "Partners in Prevention" evening session. Corrected
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 1429 -- FUNDING FOR GIFTED EDUCATION
Sponsor: Sommer, Chrissy (Rep-106)
Changes the laws regarding the school funding formula by adding an additional weight for each gifted student to the calculation of the school district's weighted average daily attendance
HB 1656 -- JASON FLATT ACT-SUICIDE PREVENTION
Sponsor: Dunn, Randy (Rep-023)
Requires training in suicide awareness and prevention for public school teachers
HB 2178 -- DRIVER'S EDUCATION
Sponsor: Higdon, Galen (Rep-011)
Requires high schools to offer driver's education courses
HB 1614 -- CONTRIBUTION TO SCHOOL FOUNDATIONS
Sponsor: Swan, Kathryn (Rep-147)
Authorizes a tax credit for contributions to school foundations
HB 2379 -- DYSLEXIA SCREENING IN SCHOOLS
Sponsor: Swan, Kathryn (Rep-147)
Specifies that public schools shall screen students for dyslexia and related disorders
HB 1888 -- EDUCATION SAVINGS ACCOUNTS
Sponsor: Dogan, Shamed (Rep-098)
Establishes education savings accounts
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1750 -- PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE IN SCHOOLS
Sponsor: Roden, Shane (Rep-111)
Specifies that the Pledge of Allegiance must be recited at least once per school day in schools supported by public funds
HB 1871 -- SCHOOL FINANCING AUDITS
Sponsor: Cookson, Steve (Rep-153)
Requires school financial audits to contain certain information relating to extracurricular activities within the school district
HB 1928 -- TASK FORCE ON DYSLEXIA
Sponsor: Burlison, Eric (Rep-133)
Creates the "Legislative Task Force on Dyslexia" and requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to employ a dyslexia specialist and develop professional development programs for school st
HB 2123 -- MISSOURI COURSE ACCESS PROGRAM
Sponsor: Spencer, Bryan (Rep-063)
Establishes the Missouri Course Access Program
HB 2241 -- BILL OF RIGHTS IN SCHOOLS
Sponsor: Dohrman, Dean (Rep-051)
Requires coursework addressing the Bill of Rights in secondary schools and in college and university introductory courses in American government and American history
HJR 59 -- SCHOOL DISTRICT BONDED INDEBTEDNESS
Sponsor: Lauer, Jeanie (Rep-032)
Proposes a constitutional amendment regarding when and the amount that a school district in a first classification charter county can become indebted

Committee:Emerging Issues
Chair:Haahr, Elijah - (Rep-134)
Vice Chair:Cross, Gary L. - (Rep-35)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:Upon Adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2213 -- MISSOURI COMPASSIONATE CARE ACT
Sponsor: Hinson, Dave (Rep-119)
Establishes the Missouri Compassionate Care Act regarding the licensure of medical cannabis centers and cultivation and production facilities to provide medical cannabis to qualifying patients
HB 2376 -- CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT
Sponsor: Hough, Lincoln (Rep-135)
Modifies provisions of law relating to construction management
HB 2441 -- CERTIFICATES OF NEED
Sponsor: Jones, Caleb (Rep-050)
Specifies that certain health care facilities operated by the state are not exempt from certificate of need requirements

Committee:Emerging Issues in Education
Chair:Rowland, Lyle - (Rep-155)
Vice Chair:Gannon, Elaine - (Rep-115)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:12:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 2388 -- YOUTH SPORTS BRAIN INJURY PREVENTION
Sponsor: Fitzwater, Paul (Rep-144)
Changes provisions of law related to youth sports brain injury prevention
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1792 -- SCHOOL SAFETY
Sponsor: Lauer, Jeanie (Rep-032)
Adds making a terrorist threat and statutory rape to the list of offenses that school administrators must report
HB 2238 -- EQUIVALENCY DEGREE TESTING
Sponsor: Gannon, Elaine (Rep-115)
Modifies provisions relating to high school equivalency examinations

Hearing Date Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Committee:Energy and the Environment
Chair:Miller, Rocky - (Rep-124)
Vice Chair:Marshall, Nick - (Rep-13)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2265 -- CLEAN ENERGY ACT
Sponsor: Korman, Bart (Rep-042)
Specifies that certain improvements of sewer and drinking water installations, repairs, and modifications qualify as energy efficiency improvements under the Property Assessment Clean Energy Act
HB 2301 -- COMMUNITY SOLAR GARDENS
Sponsor: Berry, T.J. (Rep-038)
Modifies provisions relating to community solar gardens
HB 2312 -- ENERGY EFFICIENCY INCENTIVES
Sponsor: McNeil, Margo (Rep-069)
Requires all electric and gas utilities to report annually the percentage of energy efficiency incentives used by low-income customers to the Division of Energy
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCR 72 -- NUCLEAR WASTE DEPOSITORIES
Sponsor: Fitzwater, Travis (Rep-049)
Urges the federal government to establish and develop a site for the permanent siting and development of a federal nuclear waste repository

Hearing Date Monday, February 15, 2016

***Amended***
Committee:Government Efficiency
Chair:Curtman, Paul - (Rep-109)
Vice Chair:Kelley, Mike - (Rep-127)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:12:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note: Amended
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2251 -- GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS
Sponsor: Curtman, Paul (Rep-109)
Changes the laws regarding the sale of general obligation bonds
HJR 60 -- DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME
Sponsor: Kelley, Mike (Rep-127)
Proposes a constitutional amendment that establishes daylight saving time as new standard time

Hearing Date Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Committee:Government Oversight and Accountability
Chair:Barnes, Jay - (Rep-60)
Vice Chair:Hurst, Tom - (Rep-62)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:Upon Conclusion of Afternoon Session or 5 p.m. whichever comes later
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2089 -- COUNTY FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Sponsor: Chipman, Jason (Rep-120)
Requires county financial statements to be published on a county website or in a newspaper of general circulation
HB 2184 -- STATE LAND PURCHASES
Sponsor: Fitzwater, Paul (Rep-144)
Changes the law regarding land purchases made on behalf of state departments
HB 2473 -- LAW ENFORCEMENT RECORDS
Sponsor: Montecillo, Genise (Rep-092)
Prohibits law enforcement from releasing records containing personally identifiable health information, unless such information is redacted or a court orders disclosure

***Amended***
Committee:Health and Mental Health Policy
Chair:Frederick, Keith - (Rep-121)
Vice Chair:Morris, Lynn - (Rep-140)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:5:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Removed HB 1876 and added HB 1784 Amended
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1784 -- EPINEPHRINE AUTO-INJECTORS
Sponsor: Barnes, Jay (Rep-060)
Establishes requirements for certain authorized entities to stock a supply of epinephrine auto-injectors for emergency administration
HB 1915 -- LIFE SUSTAINING TREATMENT POLICIES
Sponsor: Kidd, Bill (Rep-020)
Establishes "Simon's Law" which changes the laws regarding life-sustaining or nonbeneficial treatment policies of health care facilities
HB 2217 -- OPTOMETRIST VISION INSURANCE
Sponsor: Morris, Lynn (Rep-140)
Prohibits a health carrier or other insurer that writes vision insurance from requiring an optometrist to provide services or materials at a discount that are not covered and reimbursed under the

Committee:Higher Education
Chair:Cookson, Steve - (Rep-153)
Vice Chair:Dohrman, Dean - (Rep-51)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1678 -- CAMPUS SAFETY
Sponsor: Solon, Sheila (Rep-031)
Requires public institutions of higher education to implement memorandums of understanding with law enforcement with respect to sexual assaults on campus
HB 2237 -- UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI EXTENSION
Sponsor: Rowden, Caleb (Rep-044)
Modifies provisions of law regarding University of Missouri extension councils
HCR 62 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: Peters, Joshua (Rep-076)
Urges the UM board of curators to present the original LLoyd Gaines collection to the Smithsonian Institution for the purpose of national preservation
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1678 -- CAMPUS SAFETY
Sponsor: Solon, Sheila (Rep-031)
Requires public institutions of higher education to implement memorandums of understanding with law enforcement with respect to sexual assaults on campus

Hearing Date Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Committee:Joint Committee on Education
Chair:Wood, David - (Rep-58)
Vice Chair:Romine, Gary - (Sen-03)
Date:Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time:7:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:University of Missouri President, Chancellor and Board of Curators
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Hearing Date Thursday, February 18, 2016

Committee:Joint Committee on Public Employee Retirement
Chair:Leara, Mike - (Rep-96)
Vice Chair:Schaaf, Rob - (Sen-34)
Date:Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time:9:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 2
Note:1st Quarter Meeting *Portions of the meeting may be closed pursuant to Section 610.021, RSMo.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Hearing Date Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Committee:Local Government
Chair:Hinson, Dave - (Rep-119)
Vice Chair:Wilson, Kenneth - (Rep-12)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:Upon Conclusion of Morning Session
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2102 -- EMERGENCY SERVICES BOARDS
Sponsor: Justus, Jeffery (Rep-156)
Modifies the membership for the 911 board for Taney County
HB 2271 -- SALES TAX FOR CEDAR COUNTY LIBRARY
Sponsor: Entlicher, Sue (Rep-128)
Authorizes Cedar County to pass a sales tax for funding for public libraries
HB 2272 -- CEMETERY TRUST FUNDS
Sponsor: Andrews, Allen (Rep-001)
Authorizes county commissions that oversee cemetery funds to utilize investment managers
HB 2299 -- ST. LOUIS COUNTY TAX
Sponsor: Burns, Bob (Rep-093)
Authorizes a retail sales tax in St. Louis County to fund county law enforcement
HB 2361 -- HOMEOWNERS BILL OF RIGHTS
Sponsor: Wiemann, John (Rep-103)
Creates the "Missouri Homeowners' Bill of Rights", which is a regulatory scheme for homeowners' associations
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1684 -- MUNICIPAL CONSOLIDATION
Sponsor: Fitzwater, Travis (Rep-049)
Allows certain cities, towns, or villages that have entered into one or more intergovernmental agreements related to municipal services to consolidate
HB 1686 -- MUNICIPLE DISINCORPORATION
Sponsor: Burns, Bob (Rep-093)
Establishes procedures to allow certain cities to disincorporate
HB 1695 -- NUISANCE ABATEMENT ORDINANCES
Sponsor: Rowland, Lyle (Rep-155)
Adds Taney County to the list of counties authorized to enact nuisance abatement ordinances
HB 1789 -- PUBLIC ADMINISTRATOR STAFF
Sponsor: Rone, Don (Rep-149)
Changes the laws regarding public administrators to require the county to provide a staff if the public administrator handles at least fifty cases
HB 1911 -- LOCAL GOVERNMNET BOND ISSUE
Sponsor: Hinson, Dave (Rep-119)
Specifies that the levy rate for certain bond issues be set at the rate needed to meet the bond issue obligation and may be adjusted solely to meet such obligation
HB 1914 -- PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICTS
Sponsor: Hinson, Dave (Rep-119)
Modifies provisions regarding the inclusion of an additional board of trustees member of a consolidated public library district
HB 2113 -- REGIONAL JAIL DISTRICT SALES TAX
Sponsor: Eggleston, J. (Rep-002)
Extends the expiration date on the authority of the commission of a regional jail district to submit a ballot proposal imposing a sales tax
HB 2114 -- BARTON COUNTY SALES TAX
Sponsor: Kelley, Mike (Rep-127)
Authorizes Barton County to repeal a property tax in favor of a sales tax dedicated to hospital district
HB 2139 -- COUNTY HOSPITAL INVESTMENTS
Sponsor: Rowden, Caleb (Rep-044)
Specifies certain county hospitals may invest up to 15% of their funds in mutual funds
HB 2188 -- EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
Sponsor: Hough, Lincoln (Rep-135)
Authorizes Greene County, or any city within the county, to impose a sales tax, upon voter approval, to fund early childhood education

Committee:Professional Registration and Licensing
Chair:Burlison, Eric - (Rep-133)
Vice Chair:Sommer, Chrissy - (Rep-106)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:12:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note:Or upon adjournment of morning session.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 2304 -- PHYSICIAN LICENSURE
Sponsor: Frederick, Keith (Rep-121)
Provides that the state shall not require maintenance of licensure or any form of specialty medical board certification to practice medicine and modifies examination requirements for physicians
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1697 -- COLLABORATIVE PRACTICE ARRANGEMENTS
Sponsor: Rowland, Lyle (Rep-155)
Modifies laws relating to advanced practice registered nurses in collaborative practice agreements
HB 1866 -- ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSES
Sponsor: Hubrecht, Tila (Rep-151)
Changes provisions relating to advanced practice registered nurses
HB 2034 -- PROPERTY
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Specifies that attorneys and title insurers shall not be prohibited from preparing real estate drawings or legal descriptions

Hearing Date Monday, February 15, 2016

Committee:Property, Casualty, and Life Insurance
Chair:Shull, Noel J - (Rep-16)
Vice Chair:Muntzel, Dave - (Rep-48)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:5 PM or 15 Minutes After Adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 1703 -- PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYER ORGANIZATION
Sponsor: Lant, Bill (Rep-159)
Establishes the Professional Employer Organization Act
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1976 -- SERVICE CONTRACTS
Sponsor: Gosen, Don (Rep-101)
Changes the laws regarding service contracts
HB 2150 -- UNCLAIMED LIFE INSURANCE BENEFIT ACT
Sponsor: Gosen, Don (Rep-101)
Requires life insurance companies to compare policies, annuities, and accounts against a death master file for potential matches and to either pay beneficiaries or remit unclaimed benefits to state treasurer
HB 2194 -- RENEWAL OF INSURANCE POLICIES
Sponsor: Gosen, Don (Rep-101)
Changes the laws regarding insurance policy renewal so that insurers are no longer required to nonrenew when transferring a policy to an affiliate

Committee:Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Chair:Rhoads, Shawn - (Rep-154)
Vice Chair:Higdon, Galen - (Rep-11)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:Upon Adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2364 -- ARREST AND INCIDENT RECORDS
Sponsor: Rhoads, Shawn (Rep-154)
Establishes requirements for closing certain law enforcement records
HB 2363 -- ILLEGAL REENTRY
Sponsor: Rhoads, Shawn (Rep-154)
Creates the offense of illegal reentry
HB 2135 -- REGIONAL MEDICAL EMERGENCY SERVICES
Sponsor: Rhoads, Shawn (Rep-154)
Modifies provisions relating to emergency medical services

Hearing Date Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Committee:Select Committee on Budget
Chair:Flanigan, Tom - (Rep-163)
Vice Chair:Fitzpatrick, Scott - (Rep-158)
Date:Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time:8:15 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:Public Hearing: Testimony from the St. Louis Regional Sports Authority.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1534 -- FEDERAL REIMBURSEMENT ALLOWANCES
Sponsor: Flanigan, Tom (Rep-163)
Extends the expiration date on various federal reimbursement allowances for two years
HB 2220 -- STATE DEPARTMENTS BUDGETS
Sponsor: Brattin, Rick (Rep-055)
Establishes procedures that require each state department to submit a budget analysis reporting on all expenditures to the appropriations committee which oversees the department

Committee:Select Committee on Commerce
Chair:Zerr, Anne - (Rep-65)
Vice Chair:Lauer, Jeanie - (Rep-32)
Date:Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time:5:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1389 -- MANUFACTURING INFRASTRUCTURE
Sponsor: King, Nick (Rep-017)
Establishes the Manufacturing Infrastructure Investment Act, which allows certain businesses to retain withholding taxes
HB 1989 -- WATERWAYS TRUST FUND
Sponsor: Ruth, Becky (Rep-114)
Establishes the "Waterways Trust Fund"
HB 2190 -- REOCCURRING BUSINESS TAXES
Sponsor: Hoskins, Denny (Rep-054)
Establishes procedures that allow certain businesses to remit one monthly payment to the Department of Revenue for taxes and fees owed to multiple local jurisdictions
HCR 94 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: Hummel, Jacob (Rep-081)
Urges the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to remain in St. Louis by building a new facility in the city

Hearing Date Monday, February 15, 2016

***Amended***
Committee:Special Committee on Urban Issues
Chair:Curtis, Courtney Allen - (Rep-73)
Vice Chair:Ellington, Brandon - (Rep-22)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:1:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Discussion of Metropolitan Sewer District Issues Amended
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HCR 90 -- MINORITY ORGAN DONOR AWARENESS WEEK
Sponsor: Walton Gray, Rochelle (Rep-075)
Designates August 1-7, 2016, as "Minority Organ Donor Awareness Week" in Missouri
HB 1483 -- SICKLE CELL STANDING COMMITTEE
Sponsor: Walton Gray, Rochelle (Rep-075)
Establishes the Sickle Cell Standing Committee to study and make recommendations regarding the impact of sickle cell disease
HB 2336 -- SHOW-ME GOOD GRADES ACT
Sponsor: Peters, Joshua (Rep-076)
Prohibits the issuance of a driver's license or temporary permit to any person 15 to 18 years of age if a school submits information that the student is not in compliance with the eligibility standards
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCR 90 -- MINORITY ORGAN DONOR AWARENESS WEEK
Sponsor: Walton Gray, Rochelle (Rep-075)
Designates August 1-7, 2016, as "Minority Organ Donor Awareness Week" in Missouri
HB 1483 -- SICKLE CELL STANDING COMMITTEE
Sponsor: Walton Gray, Rochelle (Rep-075)
Establishes the Sickle Cell Standing Committee to study and make recommendations regarding the impact of sickle cell disease
HB 2336 -- SHOW-ME GOOD GRADES ACT
Sponsor: Peters, Joshua (Rep-076)
Prohibits the issuance of a driver's license or temporary permit to any person 15 to 18 years of age if a school submits information that the student is not in compliance with the eligibility standards

Hearing Date Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Committee:Trade and Tourism
Chair:Phillips, Don - (Rep-138)
Vice Chair:Justus, Jeffery - (Rep-156)
Date:Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HCR 99 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: Hinson, Dave (Rep-119)
Requests Congress to replace the statue of Francis Blair currently in the National Statuary Hall Collection in the U.S. Capitol with a statue of President Harry S Truman
HCR 73 -- CYSTIC FIBROSIS
Sponsor: Rhoads, Shawn (Rep-154)
Designates the month of May 2016 as Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month

Hearing Date Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Committee:Transportation
Chair:Kolkmeyer, Glen - (Rep-53)
Vice Chair:Korman, Bart - (Rep-42)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:12:30 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2348 -- TRANSPORTATION
Sponsor: Richardson, Todd (Rep-152)
Designates a portion of Highway 67 in Poplar Bluff as the "SSgt Eric W. Summers Memorial Highway".
HB 1777 -- MEMORIAL HIGHWAY DESIGNATION
Sponsor: Cierpiot, Mike (Rep-030)
Designates the "Judge Vincent E. Baker Memorial Highway" in Jackson County
HB 2335 -- MEMORIAL HIGHWAY
Sponsor: Houghton, Jay (Rep-043)
Designates the "Trooper James Bava Memorial Highway" on portion of state highway FF in Audrain County
HB 1872 -- LEROY VAN DYKE HIGHWAY
Sponsor: Cookson, Steve (Rep-153)
Designates a portion of U.S. Highway 50 in Pettis County as the "LeRoy Van Dyke Highway."
HB 2136 -- MEMORIAL HIGHWAY DESIGNATION
Sponsor: Cookson, Steve (Rep-153)
Designates a portion of U.S. Highway 50 in Pettis County as the "Scott Joplin Memorial Highway"
HB 2369 -- COL. STEPHEN SCOTT MEMORIAL HIGHWAY
Sponsor: Bahr, Kurt (Rep-102)
Establishes the "Col. Stephen Scott Memorial Highway" on a portion Highway 94 in St. Charles County
HB 1958 -- MEMORIAL HIGHWAY DESIGNATIONS
Sponsor: Basye, Chuck (Rep-047)
Designates the "U.S. Navy Lieutenant Patrick Kelly Connor Memorial Highway" and the "U.S. Army Specialist Steven Paul Farnen Memorial Highway" on two segments of US Highway 63 in Boone County
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 2348 -- TRANSPORTATION
Sponsor: Richardson, Todd (Rep-152)
Designates a portion of Highway 67 in Poplar Bluff as the "SSgt Eric W. Summers Memorial Highway".
HB 1777 -- MEMORIAL HIGHWAY DESIGNATION
Sponsor: Cierpiot, Mike (Rep-030)
Designates the "Judge Vincent E. Baker Memorial Highway" in Jackson County
HB 2335 -- MEMORIAL HIGHWAY
Sponsor: Houghton, Jay (Rep-043)
Designates the "Trooper James Bava Memorial Highway" on portion of state highway FF in Audrain County
HB 1872 -- LEROY VAN DYKE HIGHWAY
Sponsor: Cookson, Steve (Rep-153)
Designates a portion of U.S. Highway 50 in Pettis County as the "LeRoy Van Dyke Highway."
HB 2136 -- MEMORIAL HIGHWAY DESIGNATION
Sponsor: Cookson, Steve (Rep-153)
Designates a portion of U.S. Highway 50 in Pettis County as the "Scott Joplin Memorial Highway"
HB 2369 -- COL. STEPHEN SCOTT MEMORIAL HIGHWAY
Sponsor: Bahr, Kurt (Rep-102)
Establishes the "Col. Stephen Scott Memorial Highway" on a portion Highway 94 in St. Charles County
HB 1958 -- MEMORIAL HIGHWAY DESIGNATIONS
Sponsor: Basye, Chuck (Rep-047)
Designates the "U.S. Navy Lieutenant Patrick Kelly Connor Memorial Highway" and the "U.S. Army Specialist Steven Paul Farnen Memorial Highway" on two segments of US Highway 63 in Boone County
HB 2075 -- ABANDONED PROPERTY
Sponsor: Spencer, Bryan (Rep-063)
Specifies that abandoned property reports required to be signed by law enforcement must be signed by a law enforcement officer with jurisdiction over the location form which the abandoned property was towed
HB 2345 -- VEHICLE TECHNOLOGY TESTING PROGRAM
Sponsor: Kolkmeyer, Glen (Rep-053)
Authorizes the highways and transportation commission to promulgate rules to implement a connected vehicle technology testing program
HB 2380 -- SPECIAL PERSONALIZED LICENSE PLATES
Sponsor: Kolkmeyer, Glen (Rep-053)
Allows owners of personal motor vehicles and owners of commercial motor vehicles licensed in excess of twelve thousand pounds to apply for special personalized license plates

Committee:Ways and Means
Chair:Koenig, Andrew - (Rep-99)
Vice Chair:Moon, Mike - (Rep-157)
Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time:4 PM OR UPON EVENING ADJOURNMENT
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 1674 -- TAX DEDUCTION STORM SHELTER
Sponsor: Kelley, Mike (Rep-127)
Authorizes a one-time income tax deduction to a taxpayer for the cost of the construction or $5,000, whichever is less, of a storm shelter that was made in Missouri
HB 1860 -- TAX ASSESSMENT REPRESENTATION
Sponsor: Cross, Gary L. (Rep-035)
Allows a tax preparer, enrolled agent, or certified public accountant to represent a client before the Administrative Hearing Commission in matters relating to an assessment or reassessment of tax
HB 2349 -- LOCAL SALES TAX COLLECTION
Sponsor: Koenig, Andrew (Rep-099)
Requires the Department of Revenue to collect local sales tax
HB 2307 -- EMPOWERMENT SCHOLORSHIP ACCOUNTS
Sponsor: Bahr, Kurt (Rep-102)
Establishes the Missouri Empowerment Scholarship Accounts Program
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HJR 56 -- STATE APPROPRIATIONS
Sponsor: Burlison, Eric (Rep-133)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to limit general revenue appropriations and mandate state income tax rate reductions in certain situations
HB 1966 -- SALES TAX ON INTERNET ACCESS
Sponsor: Zerr, Anne (Rep-065)
Authorizes a tax exemption for internet access or the use of internet access
HB 1434 -- TAX INCREMENT FINANCING COMMISSION
Sponsor: Koenig, Andrew (Rep-099)
Establishes additional rules and procedures for certain counties' tax increment financing commission
HB 1600 -- TAX INCREMENT FINANCING
Sponsor: Shaul, Dan (Rep-113)
Establishes additional rules and procedures for certain counties' tax increment financing commission

Hearing Date Monday, February 15, 2016

***Amended***
Committee:Workforce Standards and Development
Chair:Lant, Bill - (Rep-159)
Vice Chair:Dohrman, Dean - (Rep-51)
Date:Monday, February 15, 2016
Time:12:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note: Amended
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1406 -- PREVAILING WAGE IN DISASTER AREA
Sponsor: White, Bill (Rep-161)
Prohibits the Missouri Housing Development Commission from requiring a prevailing hourly wage to be paid to a contractor on a project for a housing tax credit if it is in a Governor-declared disaster area
HB 2148 -- FAIRNESS IN PUBLIC CONSTITUTION
Sponsor: Vescovo, Rob (Rep-112)
Modifies provisions relating to fairness in public construction
HB 2087 -- MISSOURI WORKS PROGRAM
Sponsor: Lynch, Steve (Rep-122)
Specifies that a qualified company under the Missouri Works Program includes the United States Department of Defense under certain circumstances
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