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

SPONSOR
HB270
Changes the laws regarding exclusion from jury service and the postponement of jury service
HB270 -- (LR# 1003L.01I)
JUDICIARY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB272
Establishes requirements for members of civilian review boards
HCS HB 272 -- (LR# 0572L.02C)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT

HB346
Imposes an additional fine and license suspension for failing to yield the right-of-way when the violation results in injury or death
HB346 -- (LR# 0457L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
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

HB383
Repeals the sovereign immunity waiver imposed on multi-state compact agencies for their proprietary functions and changes the law regarding sovereign immunity as it applies to public employees
HB383 -- (LR# 1145L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB440
Requires that one voting member of the board of curators of certain state institutions of higher education be a student
HCS HB 440 -- (LR# 1315L.05P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB442
Prohibits inmates from possessing any video game in a correctional center
HB442 -- (LR# 0470L.01I)
Referred: Corrections and Public Institutions
HB499
Creates the crime of stealing leased property
HB499 -- (LR# 1125L.01I)
CRIME PREVENTION AND PUBLIC SAFETY
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

HB508
Allows local regulation of fuel storage tanks in Jackson County
HCS HB 508 -- (LR# 1468L.02P)
Perfected by Consent (H)
HB514
Requires placement of automated external cardiac defibrillators in high schools
HB514 -- (LR# 1219L.03I)
ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB780
Prohibits any telecommunications company that provides service in Jackson County from charging, collecting, demanding, or receiving any additional compensation for local service
HB780 -- (LR# 0065L.01I)
Referred: Utilities
HB781
Allows a school board to employ police officers to maintain order, preserve peace, and make arrests
HB781 -- (LR# 0064L.01I)
Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
HB794
Allows a court to appoint a standby guardian for a minor and establishes the requirements and procedures
HB794 -- (LR# 2062L.01I)
JUDICIARY
Hearing scheduled, Bill not heard (H)
HB848
Adds not-for-profit organizations that provide or contract for ambulance services under the authority of a municipality to the definition of "public entity" in the laws regarding sovereign immunity
HB848 -- (LR# 2123L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB868
Authorizes the Governor to convey state property in downtown Kansas City to the City of Kansas City for the downtown revitalization project
HB868 -- (LR# 0535L.01I)
Referred: Corrections and Public Institutions
HB891
Allows consolidated fire protection districts to have either three or five members on their board
HB891 -- (LR# 1919L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB892
Changes the law regarding expert witness testimony
HB892 -- (LR# 2085L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB893
Permits several entities to place their facilities or systems within the right-of-way of state highways, county roads, and other political subdivisions
HB893 -- (LR# 1430L.02I)
Referred: Utilities
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)
HB902
Establishes the Consumer Protection Against Computer Spyware Act
HB902 -- (LR# 1318L.01I)
Referred: Utilities
COSPONSOR
HB114
Extends the expiration date of the Kansas City transportation sales tax to December 31, 2015
Approved HB114 -- (LR# 0207L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB172
Allows school superintendents to convene hearings within 15 working days of a pupil's request to register in certain instances
HB172 -- (LR# 0605L.01I)
ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION
Public Hearing held (H)
HB173
Creates the Classroom Trust Fund
HB173 -- (LR# 0606L.01I)
Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
HB221
Authorizes an individual income tax deduction for all military retirement benefits received by a taxpayer
HB221 -- (LR# 0678L.01I)
WAYS AND MEANS
Public Hearing held (H)
HB242
Authorizes a sales tax exemption for tickets to college athletic events
HB242 -- (LR# 1010L.01I)
WAYS AND MEANS
Public Hearing held (H)
HB265
Establishes additional requirements on the sale of used motor vehicles and implements a consumer awareness program
HB265 -- (LR# 0916L.01I)
SMALL BUSINESS
Public Hearing held (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)
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
HB416
Authorizes an individual income tax deduction for certain military retirement benefits received by a taxpayer
HB416 -- (LR# 1221L.01I)
WAYS AND MEANS
Public Hearing held (H)
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

HB457
Prohibits human cloning and the use of public funds and facilities for the purpose of human cloning
HB457 -- (LR# 0534L.01I)
Referred: Rules (H)
HB458
Creates the Police Chiefs' and Officers' Annuity Fund
HB458 -- (LR# 1102L.02I)
RETIREMENT
Hearing scheduled, Bill not heard (H)
HB481
Changes the opening date for filing a declaration of candidacy in political subdivisions and special districts in the City of Kansas City
HB481 -- (LR# 1547L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB489
Increases the penalty for failure to yield to an emergency vehicle from a class C misdemeanor to a class B misdemeanor
HCS HB 489 -- (LR# 1342L.02C)
RULES (PURSUANT TO RULE 25(26)(F)
Executive Session held (H)
ACTION POSTPONED

HB491
Establishes the Missouri State Park Board which is responsible for the Historical Marker Program
HCS HB 491 -- (LR# 1389L.02C)
Laid over (H)
PART 1, PART 2 AND PART 3 OF HCS
PENDING

HB511
Creates the crime of being under the influence of a controlled substance
HB511 -- (LR# 0557L.01I)
CRIME PREVENTION AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB576
Changes the laws regarding the procedures of the Small Business Regulatory Fairness Board and the procedure for obtaining judicial review of administrative decisions
Approved HCS HB 576 -- (LR# 1303L.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
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

HB608
Repeals the laws prohibiting political activity or fund raising by Kansas City police officers
HB608 -- (LR# 0767L.01I)
ELECTIONS
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

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)
HB649
Authorizes a tax credit for certain elderly and disabled individuals for real property taxes paid
HCS HB 649 -- (LR# 1279L.03P)
Second read and referred: Ways and Means (S)
HB688
Changes the laws regarding the continuance of a judicial proceeding when an attorney is a member of the General Assembly
Approved SCS HB 688 -- (LR# 1946S.03T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
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

HB743
Authorizes the Governor to convey state property located in Madison County to the United States government for forestry purposes
Approved HB743 -- (LR# 2040L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB784
Requires the United States and the Missouri state flags to be flown at half-staff on September 11 of each year
HB784 -- (LR# 2070L.01I)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT FOR DEBATE

HB789
Expands the current state and local sales and use tax exemption for sales made to or by charitable and civic organizations
HB789 -- (LR# 1758L.01P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB808
Prohibits the Missouri Housing Development Commission from making grants and loans to the City of Kansas City unless certain conditions are met
HB808 -- (LR# 2101L.01I)
Referred: Job Creation and Economic Development (H)
HB823
Establishes the Model School Wellness Program to create pilot programs in school districts encouraging students to avoid tobacco use, balance their diets, and exercise
HB823 -- (LR# 2048L.02I)
ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION
Executive Session held (H)
HB826
Allows a court to appoint a standby guardian for a minor and establishes the requirements and procedures
HB826 -- (LR# 2116L.01I)
JUDICIARY
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB832
Provides that any restrictive real estate convenant included in an association's governing document will be removed by the board of directors of that association
HB832 -- (LR# 2047L.01P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB837
Authorizes a tax credit for employers who hire certain high school students for summer jobs
HB837 -- (LR# 1644L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Public Hearing held (H)
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
HB867
Authorizes municipalities in Jackson and St. Louis counties to annex property that is 100% contiguous with the municipality without holding separate elections in the municipality and the property to be annexed
HB867 -- (LR# 1352L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB880
Establishes the MBE/WBE Oversight Review Committee to assist certified socially and economically disadvantaged small businesses or minority business enterprises in state contracts
HB880 -- (LR# 1832L.01P)
Second Rd/Refer: Pensions, Veteran Affairs & General Law(S)
HB924
Expands liability protection for school employees and volunteers
HCS HB 924 -- (LR# 2003L.03C)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT FOR DEBATE

HB938
Allows victims of sexual offenses to have their name redacted from court records in the criminal case in which they are a victim prior to those records being released to any person
HB938 -- (LR# 2198L.01I)
JUDICIARY
Public Hearing held (H)
HJR22
Proposes a constitutional amendment exempting personal property held by active duty military personnel from taxation
HJR22 -- (LR# 1952L.01I)
VETERANS
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS


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