February 12, 2003, House Activity Register
Missouri House of Representatives
Daily Activity Register
For Activities Recorded on February 12, 2003

HB48 --- Sponsor: Wright, Mark (137) --- CoSponsor: Morris, Larry (138)
Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University.
HCS HB 132, 173, 117 & 48 -- (LR# 0837L- 02C)
HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
HB51 --- Sponsor: Mayer, Robert (159)
Revises procedures for suspension or expulsion of pupils in public schools.
HCS HB 51 -- (LR# 0444L- 02C)
Committee: Education (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB59 --- Sponsor: Johnson, Connie "LaJoyce" (061)
Requires the Department of Mental Health to implement a state suicide prevention plan.
HCS HB 59 & 269 -- (LR# 0368L- 02C)
Committee: Health Care Policy (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB73 --- Sponsor: Luetkemeyer, Blaine (115)
Clarifies contribution limits for federally qualified higher education savings programs.
HCS HB 73 -- (LR# 0499L- 04P)
HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
HB74 --- Sponsor: St. Onge, Neal C. (088) --- CoSponsor: Hanaway, Catherine L (087)
Requires Indian tribes acting as employees to contribute to the Unemployment Compensation Trust Fund.
HB 0074 -- (LR# 0403L- 01P)
Perfected (H)
HB75 --- Sponsor: Ruestman, Marilyn (131) --- CoSponsor: Wilson, Kevin (130)
Allows qualified applicants to receive two sets of silver star license plates.
HB 0075 -- (LR# 0082L- 01P)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS CONSENT
HB96 --- Sponsor: Luetkemeyer, Blaine (115)
Requires boating safety identification card in order to operate a boat..
HB 0096 -- (LR# 0627L- 01I)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Executive Session Held (H)
NO ACTION TAKEN
HB112 --- Sponsor: Townley, Merrill M. (112) --- CoSponsor: Cunningham, Jane (086)
Allows an additional exemption from immunizations for school children.
HB 0112 -- (LR# 0587L- 01I)
Committee: Health Care Policy (H)
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO NOT PASS
HB117 --- Sponsor: Wright, Mark (137) --- CoSponsor: Morris, Larry (138)
Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University.
HCS HB 132, 173, 117 & 48 -- (LR# 0837L- 02C)
HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
HB122 --- Sponsor: Johnson, Robert Thane (047)
Changes the Kansas City public mass transportation system sales tax expiration date and proceeds expenditures.
HCS HB 122 & 80 -- (LR# 0774L- 02P)
HCS adopted in House (H)
Perfected (H)
HB132 --- Sponsor: Wright, Mark (137) --- CoSponsor: Morris, Larry (138)
Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University.
HCS HB 132, 173, 117 & 48 -- (LR# 0837L- 02C)
HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
HB160 --- Sponsor: Luetkemeyer, Blaine (115) --- CoSponsor: Hampton, Mark (147)
Revises watercraft regulations.
HB 0160 -- (LR# 0703L- 01I)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Executive Session Held (H)
NO ACTION TAKEN
HB162 --- Sponsor: Shoemaker, Chris (008)
Designates Pearl Harbor Memorial Highway.
HB 0162 -- (LR# 0765L- 01I)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB170 --- Sponsor: Kelly, Van (144)
Creates special license plate for members of the Missouri Foxtrotting Horse Breed Association.
HB 0170 -- (LR# 0220L- 01I)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB173 --- Sponsor: Wright, Mark (137) --- CoSponsor: Morris, Larry (138)
Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University.
HCS HB 132, 173, 117 & 48 -- (LR# 0837L- 02C)
HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
HB187 --- Sponsor: Cooper, Shannon (120) --- CoSponsor: Davis, D. J. (122)
Removes requirement for veterans to have served during a period of war to obtain special motorcycle license plates.
HB 0187 -- (LR# 0828L- 01P)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS CONSENT
HB202 --- Sponsor: Portwood, Dr. Charles R. (092) --- CoSponsor: Hunter, Steve (127)
Enacts the Missouri Calcium Initiative which gives purchasing preference to foods and beverages containing high levels of calcium.
HCS HB 202 -- (LR# 0595L- 02C)
Committee: Health Care Policy (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB215 --- Sponsor: Myers, Peter (160) --- CoSponsor: Portwood, Dr. Charles R. (092)
Prohibits certain rules of the Department of Natural Resources from being stricter than federal regulations.
HCS HB 215, 218, 115 & 83 -- (LR# 0675L- 03C)
Committee: Conservation and Natural Resources (H)
Hearing continued
HB218 --- Sponsor: Myers, Peter (160) --- CoSponsor: Whorton, James (003)
Regulates fines for failure to file required reports with the Department of Natural Resources.
HB 0218 -- (LR# 0916L- 01I)
Committee: Conservation and Natural Resources (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB226 --- Sponsor: Holand, Roy W. (135) --- CoSponsor: Hampton, Mark (147)
Requires restitution to the state for illegally taking deer and authorizes Conservation Commission to suspend, revoke, or deny a permit to hunt.
HB 0226 -- (LR# 1117L- 01I)
Committee: Conservation and Natural Resources (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB228 --- Sponsor: Smith, Joe (014) --- CoSponsor: Bearden, Carl (016)
Establishes a list of persons who object to receiving unsolicited e-mail.
HS HCS HB 228 -- (LR# 0539L- 07P)
Committee: Job Creation and Economic Development (H)
Executive Session Held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS
HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
HB233 --- Sponsor: Holand, Roy W. (135) --- CoSponsor: Wilson, Vicky Riback (025)
Requires health insurers to treat mental health in the same manner as other medical services.
HCS HB 233 -- (LR# 0827L- 02C)
Committee: Health Care Policy (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB247 --- Sponsor: Ward, Dan (107) --- CoSponsor: Selby, Harold R. (105)
Allows special mobile equipment to operate on weekends and legal holidays under certain circumstances.
HB 0247 -- (LR# 0295L- 01I)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS CONSENT
HB251 --- Sponsor: Smith, Todd (118)
Allows recreational vehicle associations to participate in vehicle shows under certain circumstances.
HB 0251 -- (LR# 1004L- 01I)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB253 --- Sponsor: Shoemaker, Chris (008) --- CoSponsor: Fraser, Barbara (083)
Prohibits the disclosure of the Social Security number of the petitioner for an order of protection.
HCS HB 253 -- (LR# 0049L- 02C)
Committee: Judiciary (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB263 --- Sponsor: Cooper, Shannon (120) --- CoSponsor: Dempsey, Tom (018)
Enacts enforcement provisions to the 1998 Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement.
HB 0263 -- (LR# 0909L- 01I)
Reported Do Pass (H)
HB265 --- Sponsor: Cooper, Shannon (120)
Revises speed regulations for motor vehicles within certain counties.
HB 0265 -- (LR# 0946L- 01I)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS WITH HCA 1
HB269 --- Sponsor: Smith, Todd (118)
Requires the Department of Mental health to develop a proposed state suicide prevention plan for submission to the General Assembly.
HB 0269 -- (LR# 1158L- 01I)
Committee: Health Care Policy (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB273 --- Sponsor: Byrd, Richard (094) --- CoSponsor: Jetton, Rod (156)
Modifies various provisions regarding tort actions for personal injury.
HCS HB 273 -- (LR# 1052L- 02P)
Committee: Judiciary (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB278 --- Sponsor: Davis, Cynthia L. (019) --- CoSponsor: Parker, Sherman (012)
Authorizes a conveyance in St. Charles County.
HB 0278 -- (LR# 1221L- 01I)
Committee: Corrections & State Institutions
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS CONSENT
HB283 --- Sponsor: Green, Tom (015)
Defines street rods and regulates registration of such vehicles.
HB 0283 -- (LR# 0184L- 01I)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB284 --- Sponsor: Crawford, Larry (117)
Repeals section 304.157 as enacted by senate bill no. 17, ninetieth general assembly, first regular session.
HB 0284 -- (LR# 1192L- 01I)
Committee: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB286 --- Sponsor: Bearden, Carl (016) --- CoSponsor: Campbell, Marsha (039)
Extends the sunset on the federal hospital reimbursement allowance program to 2006.
HB 0286 -- (LR# 1125L- 01P)
Committee: Budget (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS CONSENT
HB288 --- Sponsor: Jetton, Rod (156) --- CoSponsor: Lager, Brad (004)
Establishes the Classroom Trust Fund.
HCS HB 288 -- (LR# 0736L- 04P)
Referred: Budget (H)
HB303 --- Sponsor: Rupp, Scott T. (013) --- CoSponsor: Bruns, Mark J. (113)
Expands the cafeteria benefit plan options for state employees.
HB 0303 -- (LR# 1085L- 01I)
Committee: Budget (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB320 --- Sponsor: Baker, Brian (123) --- CoSponsor: Cunningham, Jane (086)
Revises threshold for competitive bids for various school projects.
HB 0320 -- (LR# 0237L- 02I)
Committee: Education (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB321 --- Sponsor: Wilson, Kevin (130) --- CoSponsor: Cunningham, Jane (086)
Redefines occupational diseases for the purpose of workers' compensation.
HS HCS HB 321 -- (LR# 1251L- 06P)
Committee: Workforce Development and Workplace Safety (H)
Executive Session Held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS
HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
HB322 --- Sponsor: Baker, Brian (123) --- CoSponsor: Jetton, Rod (156)
Creates the Small Business Regulatory Fairness Board to serve as liaison between agencies and small businesses.
HCS HB 322 -- (LR# 1217L- 03P)
Committee: Small Business (H)
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB362 --- Sponsor: Cunningham, Jane (086) --- CoSponsor: Moore, Danielle (020)
Allows school districts to provide transportation for private and parochial students under certain circumstances.
HB 0362 -- (LR# 0618L- 02I)
Committee: Education (H)
Hearing Scheduled, Bill Not Heard (H)
HB401 --- Sponsor: Pratt, Bryan (055) --- CoSponsor: Bearden, Carl (016)
Modifies various provisions regarding the Tobacco Securitization Settlement Trust Fund.
SS#2 SCS HB 401 -- (LR# 1552S- 08T)
Perfected (H)
AYES: 88
NOES: 72
HB437 --- Sponsor: Luetkemeyer, Blaine (115) --- CoSponsor: Abel, Mark C. (103)
Modifies various provisions relating to the health insurance pool.
HB 0437 -- (LR# 1480L- 01I)
Read second time (H)
HB438 --- Sponsor: Lowe, Jenee' M. (044) --- CoSponsor: Daus, Michael (067)
Allows aliens to obtain drivers' licenses under certain conditions.
HB 0438 -- (LR# 1376L- 01I)
Read second time (H)
HB439 --- Sponsor: Lowe, Jenee' M. (044) --- CoSponsor: Daus, Michael (067)
Revises renewable energy resources.
HB 0439 -- (LR# 1606L- 01I)
Read second time (H)
HB440 --- Sponsor: Portwood, Dr. Charles R. (092)
Revises Dental Well-Being Committee.
HB 0440 -- (LR# 1577L- 01I)
Read second time (H)
HB441 --- Sponsor: Lowe, Jenee' M. (044) --- CoSponsor: Hilgemann, Robert (064)
Reduces the federal income tax reduction and exempts retail sales of food from local sales taxes.
HB 0441 -- (LR# 1420L- 02I)
Read second time (H)
HB442 --- Sponsor: Hobbs, Steve (021) --- CoSponsor: Townley, Merrill M. (112)
Clarifies detachment procedures for water districts.
HB 0442 -- (LR# 1567L- 01I)
Read second time (H)
HB443 --- Sponsor: King, Jerry R (125) --- CoSponsor: Davis, D. J. (122)
Specifies the annual leave accrual rate and options for excess accrued leave for Department of Transportation employees.
HB 0443 -- (LR# 1570L- 01I)
Read second time (H)
HB444 --- Sponsor: Jackson, Jack (089) --- CoSponsor: Shoemaker, Chris (008)
Alters the distribution of the Gaming Commission Fund.
HB 0444 -- (LR# 1519L- 02P)
Read second time (H)
HB445 --- Sponsor: Portwood, Dr. Charles R. (092) --- CoSponsor: Cooper, Robert Wayne (155)
Includes Christian Science practitioners in the definition of "minister" for purposes of mandatory child abuse reporting by ministers, and removes them from the general reporting requirements.
HB 0445 -- (LR# 1579L- 01I)
Read second time (H)
HB446 --- Sponsor: Icet, Allen (084) --- CoSponsor: Cunningham, Jane (086)
Changes the requirements for complaints filed concerning certain campaign finance disclosures.
HB 0446 -- (LR# 0759L- 01I)
Read second time (H)
HB447 --- Sponsor: Townley, Merrill M. (112) --- CoSponsor: Sutherland, Mike (099)
Regulates the taking of farmland and easements by eminent domain.
HB 0447 -- (LR# 1653L- 02I)
Read second time (H)
HB448 --- Sponsor: Mayer, Robert (159) --- CoSponsor: Jetton, Rod (156)
Establishes the Open Contracting Act.
HB 0448 -- (LR# 1143L- 01I)
Read second time (H)
HB449 --- Sponsor: Smith, Joe (014) --- CoSponsor: Sutherland, Mike (099)
Establishes the Missouri Tutoring Program for Public Schools.
HB 0449 -- (LR# 1093L- 01I)
Read second time (H)
HB450 --- Sponsor: Avery, Jim (095) --- CoSponsor: Schoemehl, Sue (100)
Revises licensing of dentists.
HB 0450 -- (LR# 1309L- 02I)
Read second time (H)
HB451 --- Sponsor: Byrd, Richard (094) --- CoSponsor: Jetton, Rod (156)
Enacts the State Employees' Protection Act.
HB 0451 -- (LR# 0342L- 02I)
Introduced and read first time (H)
HB452 --- Sponsor: Portwood, Dr. Charles R. (092)
Establishes inactive licenses for architects.
HB 0452 -- (LR# 1350L- 01I)
Introduced and read first time (H)
HB453 --- Sponsor: Myers, Peter (160)
Adds the right to have an accountant to the right to counsel for employment security hearings.
HB 0453 -- (LR# 1244L- 01I)
Introduced and read first time (H)
HB454 --- Sponsor: Smith, Todd (118)
Establishes an expiration date for the requirement for counties to provide office space for public defenders.
HB 0454 -- (LR# 1554L- 02I)
Introduced and read first time (H)
HB455 --- Sponsor: Thompson, Betty L. (072) --- CoSponsor: Johnson, Connie "LaJoyce" (061)
Requires health insurers to provide coverage for expenses for scalp hair prostheses worn for hair loss suffered as a result of alopecia.
HB 0455 -- (LR# 0976L- 01I)
Introduced and read first time (H)
HB456 --- Sponsor: Haywood, Esther (071) --- CoSponsor: Jones, Robin Wright (063)
Revises Department of Transportation Employees and Highway Patrol Retirement System.
HB 0456 -- (LR# 1655L- 01I)
Introduced and read first time (H)
HB457 --- Sponsor: Shoemyer, Wes (009) --- CoSponsor: Whorton, James (003)
Enacts the Missouri Seed Availability and Competition Act.
HB 0457 -- (LR# 0480L- 02I)
Introduced and read first time (H)
HB458 --- Sponsor: Wilson, Vicky Riback (025)
Creates a phased-in earned income tax credit.
HB 0458 -- (LR# 0376L- 01I)
Introduced and read first time (H)
HCR15 --- Sponsor: Behnen, Bob (002)
Establishes March 6th as Lymphedema D-Day in Missouri.
HCR0015 -- (LR# 0548L- 01I)
Introduced and read first time (H)
HCR16 --- Sponsor: Bivins, Walt (097)
Requests the State Auditor to conduct an audit of the Gateway Clean Air Program that is implementing the vehicle emissions testing program for the St. Louis area.
HCR0016 -- (LR# 1394L- 01I)
Offered (H)

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