99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Hearing Schedule

Hearing Date Monday, February 27, 2017

Committee:Budget
Chair:Fitzpatrick, Scott - (Rep-158)
Vice Chair:Alferman, Justin - (Rep-61)
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:Budget presentations from Judiciary, Public Defender and General Assembly.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Elementary and Secondary Education
Chair:Swan, Kathryn - (Rep-147)
Vice Chair:Roeber, Rebecca - (Rep-34)
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:5:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 577 -- SCHOOL LIBRARY MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY
Sponsor: McCaherty, John (Rep-097)
Specifies requirements for a school library media services program
HB 583 -- SUPERINTENDENT SALARIES
Sponsor: Cookson, Steve (Rep-153)
Caps school superintendent salaries and requires publication of school employee salaries in local newspapers
HB 118 -- STUDENT TRANSFERS
Sponsor: Wood, David (Rep-058)
Changes the laws regarding elementary and secondary education
HB 102 -- MUSIC THERAPISTS
Sponsor: Swan, Kathryn (Rep-147)
Provides that music therapists who have completed certain education and training requirements shall be deemed a certified music therapist by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for the purpose of providing certain services
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 257 -- ACCELERATION FOR CERTAIN STUDENTS
Sponsor: Pfautsch, Donna (Rep-033)
Requires each school district to establish a policy allowing acceleration for certain students
HB 670 -- GIFTED EDUCATION
Sponsor: Sommer, Chrissy (Rep-106)
Requires any district with a state-approved gifted education program to have a process that allows parents or guardians to appeal a determination that their child does not qualify for gifted services
HJR 29 -- STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
Sponsor: Dohrman, Dean (Rep-051)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to reduce the terms of office for members of the state board of education from eight-year terms to four-year terms
HB 310 -- SUPERINTENDENT CONTRACTS
Sponsor: Vescovo, Rob (Rep-112)
Requires superintendents and assistant superintendents to be employed by school districts only by written contracts
HB 357 -- SCHOOL DISTRICT APPROPRIATIONS USE
Sponsor: Bahr, Kurt (Rep-102)
Modifies the laws relating to the ways in which school districts use moneys received through a certain annual appropriation
HB 358 -- STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETINGS
Sponsor: Bahr, Kurt (Rep-102)
Requires State Board of Education meetings to be recorded by video and posted on the website of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
HB 634 -- CHARTER SCHOOLS
Sponsor: Roeber, Rebecca (Rep-034)
Allows charter schools to operate in any district in the state

Committee:Fiscal Review
Chair:Haefner, Marsha - (Rep-95)
Vice Chair:Vescovo, Rob - (Rep-112)
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:3:30 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 655 -- PREGNANCY RESOURCE CENTER TAX CREDIT
Sponsor: Engler, Kevin (Rep-116)
Extends the expiration date of tax credits for donations to pregnancy centers

Committee:Pensions
Chair:Walker, Nate - (Rep-3)
Vice Chair:Pike, Patricia - (Rep-126)
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:5:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 723 -- SCHOOL EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEM
Sponsor: Walker, Nate (Rep-003)
Modifies provisions related to the retirement of school employees
HB 886 -- HIGHER EDUCATION RETIREMENT PLAN
Sponsor: Black, Rusty (Rep-007)
Changes the employer contribution for the College and University Retirement Plan and requires employees to contribute to the plan
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 782 -- PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS RETIREMENT
Sponsor: Rowland, Lyle (Rep-155)
Modifies provisions relating to the prosecuting attorneys and circuit attorneys' retirement system

Committee:Rules - Legislative Oversight
Chair:Rhoads, Shawn - (Rep-154)
Vice Chair:Dogan, Shamed - (Rep-98)
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:2:30 PM
Location:South Gallery
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCS HCR 19 -- EDUCATIONAL FACILITIES
Sponsor: Shull, Noel J (Rep-016)
Authorizes the issuance of public bonds for half of the financing of a new conservatory building at UMKC
HCS HB 44 -- PREVAILING WAGE LOW INCOME HOUSING
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

Committee:Special Committee on Litigation Reform
Chair:Lant, Bill - (Rep-159)
Vice Chair:White, Bill - (Rep-161)
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:1:00 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 156 -- ARBITRATION AGREEMENTS
Sponsor: Corlew, Kevin (Rep-014)
Changes the Uniform Arbitration Act regarding agreements between employers and at-will employees
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 598 -- CONTINGENCY FEE CONTRACTS
Sponsor: Cornejo, Robert (Rep-064)
Limits contingency fees a private attorney may receive from contingency fee contracts with the state
HB 890 -- PUNITIVE DAMAGES
Sponsor: Mathews, Kirk (Rep-110)
Creates and modifies provisions relating to punitive damage awards

***Amended***
Committee:Special Committee on Urban Issues
Chair:Curtis, Courtney Allen - (Rep-73)
Vice Chair:Stacy, Dan - (Rep-31)
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:5:00 PM or upon adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note:Removed HCR 14 Amended
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 847 -- TEACHER TRAINING
Sponsor: Walker, Cora Faith (Rep-074)
Requires teacher-training institutions in this state receiving state aid to require students to demonstrate proficiency on the concepts of trauma-informed approach and trauma-specific interventions
HB 522 -- INTERVENTION AND COMPLIANCE UNIT
Sponsor: Ellington, Brandon (Rep-022)
Establishes a pilot program in St. Louis City and in Kansas City to be known as the Intervention and Compliance Unit Pilot Program to address rising serious violent crime in the two cities
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 615 -- STATE PARKS
Sponsor: Curtis, Courtney Allen (Rep-073)
Authorizes the Department of Natural Resources to acquire certain property in Kinloch, Missouri for the establishment of a state park
HB 616 -- URBAN EDUCATION INSTITUTE
Sponsor: Curtis, Courtney Allen (Rep-073)
Establishes the Urban Education Institute
HB 618 -- CHILDREN'S SERVICES FUND
Sponsor: Curtis, Courtney Allen (Rep-073)
Prohibits a community children's services fund from transferring any funds to the state or certain cities

Committee:Ways and Means
Chair:Curtman, Paul - (Rep-109)
Vice Chair:Eggleston, J. - (Rep-2)
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:1:00 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 82 -- TAX EXEMPTION FOR UTILITIES
Sponsor: Redmon, Craig (Rep-004)
Authorizes a sales tax exemption for utilities used for commercial food preparation
HB 547 -- INCOME TAX ADJUSTMENT FOR INFLATION
Sponsor: Curtman, Paul (Rep-109)
Requires Missouri taxable income rates be adjusted for inflation
HB 688 -- EMPLOYING EX-OFFENDER TAX CREDIT
Sponsor: McCaherty, John (Rep-097)
Authorizes a tax credit for certain organizations working with ex-offenders
HB 682 -- SALES TAX EXEMPTION
Sponsor: Miller, Rocky (Rep-124)
Modifies certain definitions for sales and use tax exemptions and abrogates the findings in IBM Corporation v. Director of Revenue 491 S.W.3d 535 (Mo. banc 2016)
HB 960 -- SOCIAL INNOVATION GRANT PROGRAM
Sponsor: Mathews, Kirk (Rep-110)
Establishes the “Social Innovation Grant Program” to find alternative solutions for serving the state's vulnerable populations
HB 962 -- SOCIAL INNOVATION GRANT PROGRAM
Sponsor: Rehder, Holly (Rep-148)
Establishes the “Social Innovation Grant Program” to find alternative solutions for serving the state's vulnerable populations

Hearing Date Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Committee:Agriculture Policy
Chair:Houghton, Jay - (Rep-43)
Vice Chair:Rone, Don - (Rep-149)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:12:00 PM or upon the 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 384 -- CONFISCATION OF ANIMALS
Sponsor: Anderson, Sonya (Rep-131)
Changes the laws regarding the confiscation of animals
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCR 15 -- CUBAN TRADE RESTRICTIONS
Sponsor: Love, Warren (Rep-125)
Urges Congress to remove the trade restrictions with Cuba
HCR 29 -- VETERINARY FEED DIRECTIVES
Sponsor: Hurst, Tom (Rep-062)
Urges the federal government to rescind the veterinary feed directive regulations that went into effect on January 1, 2017
HB 719 -- ZONING CLASSIFICATIONS
Sponsor: Rhoads, Shawn (Rep-154)
Changes the laws regarding property classifications for zoning so that sawmills are classified as agricultural property

Committee:Budget
Chair:Fitzpatrick, Scott - (Rep-158)
Vice Chair:Alferman, Justin - (Rep-61)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:Budget presentation from the Department of Conservation and the Office of Administration presentation regarding supplemental, reappropriations, maintenance & repair and capital improvements.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Children and Families
Chair:Franklin, Diane - (Rep-123)
Vice Chair:Neely, Jim - (Rep-8)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:5:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 182 -- TRANSPORTING MINOR FOR ABORTION
Sponsor: Hurst, Tom (Rep-062)
Prohibits a person from transporting a minor across state lines to obtain an abortion without the consent required by state law
HB 194 -- ABORTION
Sponsor: Franklin, Diane (Rep-123)
Changes the laws regarding abortion
HB 908 -- PAIN CAPABLE UNBORN CHILD PROTECTION
Sponsor: Lichtenegger, Donna (Rep-146)
Establishes the "Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act"
HB 757 -- ABORTION
Sponsor: Christofanelli, Phil (Rep-105)
Prohibits abortions of unborn children capable of feeling pain
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 260 -- FOSTER CHILD KINSHIP PLACEMENT
Sponsor: Brown, Cloria (Rep-094)
Allows kinship placements for foster children
HB 326 -- ABORTION
Sponsor: Miller, Rocky (Rep-124)
Changes the laws regarding consent for a minor to obtain an abortion

Committee:Consent and House Procedure
Chair:Pfautsch, Donna - (Rep-33)
Vice Chair:Muntzel, Dave - (Rep-48)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:8:00 AM
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 245 -- TRADE IN ALLOWANCE ON VEHICLES
Sponsor: Rowland, Lyle (Rep-155)
Changes the laws regarding the sales tax on trade-in purchases of motor vehicles, trailers, boats, and outboard motors
HCS HB 304 -- PUBLIC SCHOOL EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT
Sponsor: Pike, Patricia (Rep-126)
Modifies provisions relating to the teacher and school employee retirement systems
HB 568 -- PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICTS
Sponsor: Tate, Nate (Rep-119)
Changes the laws regarding the board of trustees of a consolidated public library district
HCS HB 631 -- SCHOOL BUS DRIVER CERTIFICATION
Sponsor: Redmon, Craig (Rep-004)
Modifies medical endorsement requirements for school bus drivers
HB 738 -- MOTOR VEHICLE FRANCHISE PRACTICE
Sponsor: Kolkmeyer, Glen (Rep-053)
Changes the laws regarding motor vehicle warranties to allow component manufacturers to service their products without violating the motor vehicle's warranty
HB 811 -- PORT AUTHORITY MANUFACTURING ZONES
Sponsor: Ruth, Becky (Rep-114)
Allows a port authority to establish an advanced industrial manufacturing zone in an area within the port authority's ownership or control, and allows a port authority to expand or contract the area of an AIM zone by resolution

Committee:Crime Prevention and Public Safety
Chair:Phillips, Don - (Rep-138)
Vice Chair:Hill, Justin - (Rep-108)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:8:00 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 360 -- SECURITY THREATS
Sponsor: Newman, Stacey (Rep-087)
Creates the offense of making a threat to the security of a building or a public school
HB 831 -- ST. LOUIS PUBLIC EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT
Sponsor: Baringer, Donna (Rep-082)
Modifies provisions related to the retirement of police officers
HB 878 -- SHERIFFS FOR THE CITY OF ST. LOUIS
Sponsor: Dogan, Shamed (Rep-098)
Allows the sheriff of the city of St. Louis to appoint deputies and assistants without the approval of a majority of the circuit judges of the circuit court of such city
HB 293 -- FAIR FARE PASSENGER SAFETY ACT
Sponsor: Higdon, Galen (Rep-011)
Establishes the Fair Fare Passenger Safety Act that prohibits any person operating a motor vehicle for compensation from using a hand-held wireless device

Committee:Economic Development
Chair:Rehder, Holly - (Rep-148)
Vice Chair:Vescovo, Rob - (Rep-112)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HCR 12 -- ISRAEL
Sponsor: Grier, Derek (Rep-100)
This concurrent resolution expresses support for the people of Israel, their commitment to democracy, and Missouri’s economic partnership with Israel.
HB 637 -- LABOR ORGANIZATIONS
Sponsor: Helms, Steve (Rep-135)
Allows public employees to bargain with a public employer independently of a labor organization
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 104 -- PREVAILING WAGE
Sponsor: Love, Warren (Rep-125)
Repeals provisions relating to prevailing wages on public works
HB 238 -- LABOR ORGINAZATIONS
Sponsor: Wiemann, John (Rep-103)
Changes the law relating to public labor organizations

Committee:General Laws
Chair:Cornejo, Robert - (Rep-64)
Vice Chair:Mathews, Kirk - (Rep-110)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:4:00 PM or upon afternoon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note:Access to the Capitol building after 5:00 p.m. will be available through the Senate East entrance.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 379 -- MISSOURI FIDUCIARY ACCESS
Sponsor: Plocher, Dean (Rep-089)
Establishes the Missouri Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act, which allows fiduciaries to access electronic records of the account holder
HB 428 -- PUBLIC NOTICE SALE OF REAL ESTATE
Sponsor: Cornejo, Robert (Rep-064)
Modifies provisions relating to the publication of notice of the sale of real estate
HB 433 -- RETAILERS OF INTOXICATING LIQUOR
Sponsor: Cornejo, Robert (Rep-064)
Allows retailers licensed to sell intoxicating liquor to offer incentives to patrons and to advertise such incentives
HB 435 -- ADVERTISING OF INTOXICATING LIQUOR
Sponsor: Cornejo, Robert (Rep-064)
Provides that certain state regulations relating to the advertising of alcohol are null and void and of no force or effect
HB 494 -- ALCOHOL CONSUMER REBATE
Sponsor: Bondon, Jack (Rep-056)
Allows manufacturers of beer and wine to offer consumer cash rebate coupons
HB 783 -- ALCOHOL CARRIER LICENSES
Sponsor: Alferman, Justin (Rep-061)
Establishes an Alcohol Carrier License which allows carriers to transport and deliver shipments of intoxicating liquor directly to Missouri residents
HB 963 -- INSPECTION OF BEER
Sponsor: Ruth, Becky (Rep-114)
Provides that the supervisor of liquor control shall have the sole authority to approve all labels for keg collars, bottles, and cans for beer that is exclusively produced and sold in the state
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 348 -- BINGO
Sponsor: Brown, Wanda (Rep-057)
Changes the laws regarding the requirements for the operation of a bingo game
HB 884 -- STATE CAPITOL COMPLEX COMMITTEE
Sponsor: Trent, Curtis (Rep-133)
Establishes the State Capitol Complex Committee
HJR 10 -- BINGO GAME MANAGEMENT
Sponsor: Brown, Wanda (Rep-057)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to reduce the amount of time a person is required to be a member of an organization in order to participate in the management of a bingo game

Committee:Government Efficiency
Chair:Johnson, Delus - (Rep-9)
Vice Chair:Matthiesen, Mark - (Rep-70)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:12:00 PM or upon Adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:South Gallery
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 45 -- BLANKET LIABILITY BOND STATE WORKERS
Sponsor: White, Bill (Rep-161)
Requires the Commissioner of Administration to procure a blanket bond or crime insurance policy to protect the state against loss from the acts or omissions of any state-compensated person within the judiciary

Committee:Insurance Policy
Chair:Engler, Kevin - (Rep-116)
Vice Chair:Wiemann, John - (Rep-103)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:12:00 PM or upon morning adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 741 -- COMMERCIAL INSURANCE MARKETS
Sponsor: Engler, Kevin (Rep-116)
Specifies that commercial insurers are exempts from filing rates and policy forms with respect to certain lines of commercial insurance
HB 209 -- CHIROPRACTIC SERVICES
Sponsor: Wiemann, John (Rep-103)
Specifies that licensed chiropractic physicians may treat and be reimbursed for conditions currently reimbursed under MO HealthNet
HB 780 -- HEALTH INSURANCE
Sponsor: Hill, Justin (Rep-108)
Establishes a state innovation waiver task force to develop a health care reform plan
HB 863 -- FESTIVAL LIABILITY INSURANCE
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Changes the law regarding festival liability insurance
HB 784 -- INSURANCE
Sponsor: DeGroot, Bruce (Rep-101)
Repeals a provision relating to insurance
HB 720 -- HEALTHCARE DETERMINATION APPEALS
Sponsor: White, Bill (Rep-161)
Modifies the law regarding health insurance adverse determination appeals
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 341 -- LIFE INSURANCE SUICIDE EXCLUSION
Sponsor: Shull, Noel J (Rep-016)
Allows life insurers to exclude or restrict payment of increased or additional benefits for deaths resulting from suicide occurring within one year from the date of increase
HB 345 -- MARKET CONDUCT EXAMINATIONS
Sponsor: Shull, Noel J (Rep-016)
Specifies that if it is determined that an insurance company should pay interest, it should not exceed nine percent

Committee:Special Committee on Employment Security
Chair:Brown, Wanda - (Rep-57)
Vice Chair:Hubrecht, Tila - (Rep-151)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:9:15 AM
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 81 -- WORKER'S COMPENSATION
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Modifies provisions related to employer requirements for employee benefits
HB 264 -- EMPLOYMENT OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS
Sponsor: Brattin, Rick (Rep-055)
Requires all employers and business entities to enroll and actively participate in a federal work authorization program and imposes stricter penalties for employing an unauthorized alien

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - Education
Chair:Rowland, Lyle - (Rep-155)
Vice Chair:Andrews, Allen - (Rep-1)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:Informational meeting regarding markup
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Veterans
Chair:Davis, Charlie - (Rep-162)
Vice Chair:Wilson, Kenneth - (Rep-12)
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 794 -- MISSOURI VETERANS' COMMISSION
Sponsor: Walker, Nate (Rep-003)
Changes the law regarding the Missouri veterans' commission
HB 805 -- COMBAT DECORATION LICENSE PLATE
Sponsor: Basye, Chuck (Rep-047)
Changes the law regarding Combat Decoration License Plates
HB 817 -- DISPLAY OF THE POW/MIA FLAG
Sponsor: Henderson, Mike (Rep-117)
Specifies that all state properties that currently have a flagpole shall fly the POW/MIA flag
HB 850 -- MILITARY COMPLAINTS
Sponsor: Davis, Charlie (Rep-162)
Changes the law regarding military complaints against a commanding officer
HB 871 -- MISSOURI MILITARY CODE
Sponsor: Davis, Charlie (Rep-162)
Changes the law regarding the Missouri military code
HB 880 -- DISABLED VETERAN CONTRACT PREFERENCE
Sponsor: Davis, Charlie (Rep-162)
Changes the law regarding preference given to disabled veterans with state and political subdivision contracts

Hearing Date Wednesday, March 1, 2017

***Amended***
Committee:Health and Mental Health Policy
Chair:Frederick, Keith - (Rep-121)
Vice Chair:Morris, Lynn - (Rep-140)
Date:Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time:12:00 PM or upon conclusion of morning session (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:Added on SB 52 Amended
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 233 -- ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES
Sponsor: Dogan, Shamed (Rep-098)
Changes the laws regarding the dispensing of contraceptives
HB 330 -- ASSISTANT PHYSICIANS
Sponsor: Morris, Lynn (Rep-140)
Changes the definition of "assistant physician"
HB 437 -- MEDICAL MARIJUANA
Sponsor: Neely, Jim (Rep-008)
Allows persons with certain serious medical conditions to use medical cannabis
SCS SB 52 --
Sponsor: Nasheed, Jamilah (Sen-05)
Creates several provisions relating to suicide awareness and prevention

***Corrected***
Committee:Joint Committee on Administrative Rules
Chair:Wallingford, Wayne - (Sen-27)
Date:Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time:8:00 AM
Location:Bingham Conference Room
Note:Election of Officers General Counsel position **A portion of this meeting may be closed pursuant to §610.021 (3) RSMo. Corrected
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Local Government
Chair:Fraker, Lyndall - (Rep-137)
Vice Chair:Hannegan, Tom - (Rep-65)
Date:Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time:12:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:Exeuctive Session will be held before Public Hearing
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HB 589 -- PUBLIC SAFETY SALES TAX
Sponsor: Mathews, Kirk (Rep-110)
Authorizes the city of Eureka, Town & County and Bellefontaine Neighbors to levy a sales tax, upon voter approval, whose revenue is dedicated to public safety
HB 790 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: Wiemann, John (Rep-103)
Changes the laws regarding special districts so that certain special districts have to determine the taxes it will levy by September thirtieth
HB 843 -- COUNTY BUDGETS
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Changes the laws regarding county budgets so that county clerks may report budgets to the state auditor electronically
HB 867 -- PUBLIC SAFETY SALES TAX
Sponsor: Justus, Jeffery (Rep-156)
Authorizes a sales tax whose revenue is dedicated to public safety in the city of Branson
HB 899 -- TRANSIENT GUEST TAX
Sponsor: Brown, Wanda (Rep-057)
Changes the laws regarding local tourism taxes by authorizing the city of Archie to impose such tax
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 154 -- PROPERTY ASSESSMENT LIMIT ELDERLY
Sponsor: Corlew, Kevin (Rep-014)
Establishes a limit on residential property assessment increases for the elderly and disabled who own and live in their principal residence proportional to the increase of their Social Security benefit
HB 818 -- COUNTY BUDGET OFFICER
Sponsor: Morris, Lynn (Rep-140)
Changes the laws regarding county budgets
HB 905 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: DeGroot, Bruce (Rep-101)
Prohibits villages, towns, and cities from regulating dogs in a breed-specific manner

Committee:Rules - Administrative Oversight
Chair:Barnes, Jay - (Rep-60)
Vice Chair:Sommer, Chrissy - (Rep-106)
Date:Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time:5:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
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 97 -- VISITING SCHOLARS CERTIFICATE
Sponsor: Swan, Kathryn (Rep-147)
Establishes a visiting scholars certificate of license to teach
HB 110 -- EMERGENCY VEHICLES
Sponsor: Davis, Charlie (Rep-162)
Adds vehicles owned and operated by the Civil Support Team of the Missouri National Guard when used during operations involving hazardous materials to the definition of "emergency vehicle"
HCS HB 275 -- TRANSPORTATION REGULATIONS
Sponsor: Spencer, Bryan (Rep-063)
Prohibits the use of automated traffic enforcement systems, and requires any political subdivision to complete or terminate any automated traffic enforcement contract within one year
HCS HB 316 -- LICENSURE OF PSYCHOLOGISTS
Sponsor: Pike, Patricia (Rep-126)
Modifies provisions relating to education and experience requirements for the licensure of psychologists
HCS HB 324 -- TRUANCY
Sponsor: Neely, Jim (Rep-008)
Specifies that no school board shall suspend a pupil out of school for an act or acts of truancy
HCS HB 411 -- VIRTUAL EDUCATION
Sponsor: Lichtenegger, Donna (Rep-146)
Changes the laws by adding virtual institutions to the "Access Missouri Financial Assistance Program"
HCS HBs 480, 272, 413 & 609 -- PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION
Sponsor: Ross, Robert (Rep-142)
Establishes guidelines for the regulation of occupations and professions not regulated by the Division of Professional Registration
HCS HB 574 -- ARTICULATED BUSES
Sponsor: Davis, Charlie (Rep-162)
Modifies the permissible length of motor vehicles operated on highways
HCS HB 677 -- SCHOOL CALENDAR
Sponsor: Rowland, Lyle (Rep-155)
Allows a school district to use a calendar based on hours of attendance rather than hours and days of attendance, if the minimum number of hours is at least 1,044 hours of actual pupil attendance
HB 680 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: Fitzwater, Travis (Rep-049)
Establishes adult high schools to be operated by a Missouri nonprofit organization
HB 758 -- DEGREES AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS
Sponsor: Cookson, Steve (Rep-153)
Modifies various provisions relating to degree offerings at public institutions of higher education
HB 799 -- TEACHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Sponsor: Lauer, Jeanie (Rep-032)
Allows teachers to count hours spent in externships with local businesses as professional development hours
HR 11 -- 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

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - Education
Chair:Rowland, Lyle - (Rep-155)
Vice Chair:Andrews, Allen - (Rep-1)
Date:Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:Appropriation Subcommittee Markup
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - Health, Mental Health, and Social Services
Chair:Wood, David - (Rep-58)
Vice Chair:Smith, Cody - (Rep-163)
Date:Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:Appropriation Subcommittee Markup
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - Public Safety, Corrections, Transportation, and Revenue
Chair:Conway, Kathie - (Rep-104)
Vice Chair:Brown, Cloria - (Rep-94)
Date:Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Appropriation Subcommittee Markup
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Hearing Date Thursday, March 2, 2017

Committee:Fiscal Review
Chair:Haefner, Marsha - (Rep-95)
Vice Chair:Vescovo, Rob - (Rep-112)
Date:Thursday, March 2, 2017
Time:8:30 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Executive Session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Subcommittee on Appropriations - General Administration
Chair:Bahr, Kurt - (Rep-102)
Vice Chair:Taylor, Jered - (Rep-139)
Date:Thursday, March 2, 2017
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:Appropriation Subcommittee Markup
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.
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