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

SPONSOR
HB303
Changes the laws regarding linked deposit loans for agricultural purposes
HB303 -- (LR# 0453L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB326
Changes the bidding preference bonus points for products manufactured by the blind or in sheltered workshops
HB326 -- (LR# 0514L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB447
Allows certain objections by first classification counties to municipal annexations to be resolved without following the current statutory procedures
HB447 -- (LR# 1043L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB534
Raises the dollar value of property for which the county auditor in first and second classification counties is required to inventory
HB534 -- (LR# 1423L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB807
Allows any person or entity affected by a judgment of certain commissions to have an appeals hearing before the Administrative Hearing Commission upon filing a petition
HB807 -- (LR# 1905L.01I)
JUDICIARY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB824
Changes the laws regarding air contaminant fees, the Land Reclamation Commission, and certain appeals before the Administrative Hearing Commission
Approved HCS HB 824 -- (LR# 1906L.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB858
Changes the laws regarding eminent domain proceedings
HB858 -- (LR# 2118L.02I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB864
Requires all motor fuel sold in Missouri for use in gasoline-powered vehicles to contain 90% gasoline and 10% fuel ethanol
HB864 -- (LR# 1638L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB914
Imposes a fee on the purchase of a new electronic device and makes it a class C misdemeanor for a person to knowingly place an electronic device in a solid waste disposal area
HB914 -- (LR# 2204L.01I)
Referred: Rules (H)
COSPONSOR
HB70
Repeals the sunset provision requiring a certain percentage of lottery contracts be awarded to minority businesses
HB70 -- (LR# 0340L.01I)
Referred: Ways and Means (H)
HB135
Expands the definition of "eligible industry" in the Business Use Incentives for Large-Scale Development (BUILD) Program
SCS HCS HB 135 -- (LR# 0390S.04C)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB148
Changes the laws regarding workers' compensation
HCS HB 148 -- (LR# 0343L.04C)
Referred: Rules pursuant to Rule 25(26)(f) (H)
HB243
Designates a portion of U. S. Highway 63 in Phelps County as the "Korean War Veterans Association Memorial Highway"
Approved HB243 -- (LR# 0450L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB267
Requires at least 50% of demonstration awards from the Department of Agriculture be for environmentally sound agricultural practices that directly improve water quality or animal waste management
HB267 -- (LR# 1042L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Hearing scheduled, Bill not heard (H)
HB295
Requires all children enrolling in kindergarten, first grade, or a Head Start program to receive a vision examination
HB295 -- (LR# 0446L.02I)
PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION AND LICENSING
Public Hearing held (H)
HB327
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)
HB327 -- (LR# 1218L.01I)
RETIREMENT
Public Hearing held (H)
HB333
Requires consolidation of the Highways and Transportation Employees' and Highway Patrol Retirement System (HTEHPRS) into the Missouri State Employees' Retirement System (MOSERS)
HB333 -- (LR# 1247L.01I)
RETIREMENT
Public Hearing held (H)
HB338
Changes the laws regarding the regulation of small incumbent local exchange telecommunications companies
HB338 -- (LR# 1045L.01I)
UTILITIES
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB347
Establishes a procedural prerequisite for filing lawsuits for alleged defective residential construction
SCS HCS HB 347 -- (LR# 0817S.07C)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
SCS, SS/SCS PENDING

HB365
Allows moneys from the county sheriff's revolving fund to be used to cover the costs associated with the processing of concealed carry endorsements
Approved HCS HB 365 -- (LR# 1193L.03T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB368
Extends the expiration date of the Biodiesel for Schools Program to the 2011-2012 school year
HB368 -- (LR# 0935L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB371
Requires that administrative law judges or legal advisors hired on or after January 1, 2006, will only be eligible to participate in the Missouri State Employees' Retirement System (MOSERS)
HB371 -- (LR# 0531L.01I)
RETIREMENT
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB377
Changes the laws regarding transportation including school bus drivers, fee offices, credit for trade-ins, salvage vehicles, repossessed titles, drivers' licenses, and memorial highways
HCS HB 591, 210, 377, 760 & 777 -- (LR# 1610L.11C)
Laid over (H)
HA 1 TO HA 1,AND HA 1, HCS PENDING

HB393
Changes the laws affecting claims for damages and their payment and establishes venue in all tort actions
Approved CCS SS SCS HCS HB 393 -- (LR# 1188L.14T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB434
Authorizes the Missouri Public Service Commission to approve alternate rate plans submitted by utilities to reflect changes in costs
HB434 -- (LR# 1266L.01I)
UTILITIES
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB443
Changes the laws regarding the Public School Retirement System
Approved SCS HCS HB 443 -- (LR# 1204S.04T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB453
Authorizes the Governor to convey state property located in Phelps County to the City of St. James
Approved HB453 -- (LR# 1205L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB454
Removes the requirement that the Missouri Qualified Biodiesel Incentive Fund be funded with moneys other than from general revenue
HB454 -- (LR# 1000L.02I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB455
Removes the requirement that watershed districts trustees must live in the district
Approved HB455 -- (LR# 1330L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB458
Creates the Police Chiefs' and Officers' Annuity Fund
HB458 -- (LR# 1102L.02I)
RETIREMENT
Hearing scheduled, Bill not heard (H)
HB468
Changes the laws regarding the State Treasurer's duties and the Linked Deposit Program
SCS HCS HB 468 -- (LR# 1391S.05C)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB472
Requires closed captioning on all electronic video instructional materials offered for sale to schools in Missouri beginning January 1, 2006
HB472 -- (LR# 1333L.01I)
ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION
Public Hearing held (H)
HB501
Adds livestock auctions in the definition of agricultural and horticultural property for purposes of property tax assessments
HB501 -- (LR# 1180L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO NOT PASS

HB510
Changes the laws regarding hazardous waste regulations
HB510 -- (LR# 1543L.01I)
CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB547
Creates the crime of distribution of a controlled substance near a park
HB547 -- (LR# 1560L.01I)
CRIME PREVENTION AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB551
Changes the laws regarding electrical service to annexed areas and allows the Missouri Public Service Commission to determine electric service area boundaries
HB551 -- (LR# 1470L.01I)
Referred: Utilities
HB560
Limits the number of excursion gambling boat licenses which can be issued by the Missouri Gaming Commission to a total of 13 or the number of licenses issued as of January 1, 2012, whichever is less
HCS HB 560 -- (LR# 0644L.05P)
Second read and referred: Ways and Means (S)
HB586
Prohibits the use of public funds for health and social services programs to subsidize abortion services
HCS#2 HB 586 -- (LR# 0499L.06C)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT FOR DEBATE

HB588
Authorizes the University of Missouri to impose a fee for a course of instruction required for licensure of a private applicator of pesticides
HB588 -- (LR# 1664L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB634
Establishes the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Fund and creates the position of highway safety officer within the Department of Public Safety
HB634 -- (LR# 1637L.01I)
Referred: Transportation (H)
HB639
Establishes the Betty L. Thompson Scholarship Program and authorizes an individual and business tax credit for contributions to certified nonprofit educational charitable organizations
HCS HB 639 -- (LR# 0341L.11C)
Placed on the Informal Perfection Calendar (H)
HB648
Establishes the Missouri Wine and Grape Board and creates the Missouri Wine and Grape Fund
HB648 -- (LR# 1678L.02I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB658
Modifies the eligibility requirements for the agricultural product utilization contributor tax credit
HB658 -- (LR# 1835L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB661
Requires hospitals participating in the Medicaid Program to provide services to individuals in state correctional facilities at the Medicaid reimbursement rate
HB661 -- (LR# 0772L.02I)
CORRECTIONS AND PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS
Public Hearing held (H)
HB698
Eliminates hunting or fishing license or permit fees for active-duty military personnel or National Guard personnel and reserves
HB698 -- (LR# 0859L.02I)
CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Public Hearing held (H)
HB699
Authorizes an individual income tax deduction for income received for military service in a combat zone
HB699 -- (LR# 0857L.01I)
WAYS AND MEANS
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB700
Changes the laws regarding endangerment of individuals at a correctional facility and authorizes the Board of Probation and Parole to charge offenders under their supervision a monthly fee
Approved HB700 -- (LR# 1971L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB706
Allows hand fishing for catfish or carp in the months of June and July in Missouri
HB706 -- (LR# 1938L.01I)
CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Executive Session held (H)
HB759
Requires health insurers and the Missouri Medicaid Program to provide coverage for services under the First Steps Program
HB759 -- (LR# 1795L.02I)
Referred: Special Committee on General Laws
HB797
Changes the procedures used in the examination and treatment of victims of sexual offenses
HB797 -- (LR# 1997L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB798
Establishes the Clean American Fuel Board and creates the Alternative Fuel Vehicle Revolving Fund
HB798 -- (LR# 1784L.01I)
AGRICULTURE POLICY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB853
Changes the laws regarding agriculture including the Fuel Ethanol Producer Incentive Fund, biodiesel fuel, motor fuel tax, food inspections, Missouri Wine and Grape Board, and pesticides
HCS HB 853 -- (LR# 2131L.03C)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT

HB854
Changes the laws regarding job development programs administered by the Department of Economic Development and establishes the Missouri Quality Jobs Program
HCS HB 854 -- (LR# 2104L.05C)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT FOR DEBATE

HB859
Allows residents of Missouri to participate in any current or future state program, policy, or practice permitting prescription drugs to be acquired from Canada
HCS HB 859 -- (LR# 1490L.03P)
Perfected (H)
HB865
Requires Missouri's institutions of higher education to grant a student who is called to active military duty during an academic term a "withdraw passing" or equivalent grade in each enrolled class
HB865 -- (LR# 2160L.01I)
Referred: Veterans
HB877
Establishes certain employee rights
HB877 -- (LR# 2089L.01I)
Referred: Rules (H)
HB901
Establishes the Missouri State Diabetes Commission to develop a state strategy for the prevention, treatment, and control of diabetes
HB901 -- (LR# 2185L.01I)
Referred: Health Care Policy (H)
HB910
Establishes the Missouri Medical Malpractice Insurance Company Act for the purpose of creating a company to provide rural health care providers with medical malpractice insurance coverage
HB910 -- (LR# 2142L.01I)
Referred: Insurance Policy
HB922
Makes eligibility for a driver's license for persons between the ages of 15 and 18 contingent on acceptable Missouri Assessment Program scores
HB922 -- (LR# 0282L.01I)
Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
HJR15
Proposes a constitutional amendment extending the parks and soils sales tax to 2016 and resubmitting the measure every 10 years
HJR15 -- (LR# 1607L.01I)
Referred: Conservation and Natural Resources (H)
HJR16
Proposes a constitutional amendment extending the parks and soils sales and use tax to 2016 and resubmitting the measure every 10 years
HCS HJR 16 -- (LR# 1511L.02P)
Second Rd/Refer: Agriculture,Conservation,Parks & Nat Res(S)
HJR17
Proposes a constitutional amendment extending the soil and parks sales tax to 2016 and resubmitting the measure every 10 years
HJR17 -- (LR# 1004L.02I)
Referred: Conservation and Natural Resources (H)
HJR23
Proposes a constitutional amendment requiring impeachments to be tried by the Senate
HJR23 -- (LR# 1762L.01I)
Relieved from committee
HR134
Encourages local school boards to ensure that students are taught an understanding and appreciation of the values and accomplishments of Western Civilization.
HR134 -- (LR# 0992L.01I)
RULES
Hearing cancelled (H)

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Last Updated August 25, 2005 at 12:40 pm