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

SPONSOR
HB62
Designates a portion of State Route V in Newton County as "Carver Prairie Drive"
HB62 -- (LR# 0114L.01I)
TRANSPORTATION
Public Hearing held (H)
HB150
Exempts property used for charitable purposes from real and personal property tax
HB150 -- (LR# 0115L.01I)
Referred: Ways and Means (H)
HB154
Designates a portion of Interstate 44 in Greene County as the "Congressman Mel Hancock Freeway"
HB154 -- (LR# 0714L.01I)
TRANSPORTATION
Public Hearing held (H)
HB155
Designates a portion of State Highway E in McDonald County as the "Albert Brumley Memorial Highway"
Approved HB155 -- (LR# 0766L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB182
Requires that at least one member of the Missouri State Board of Cosmetology be an owner of an accredited school of cosmetology
HB182 -- (LR# 0294L.01I)
PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION AND LICENSING
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB526
Changes the laws regarding involuntary manslaughter in the first degree
HB526 -- (LR# 1329L.02I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB594
Limits the liability of watercraft outfitters
HB594 -- (LR# 1496L.01I)
JUDICIARY
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB670
Changes the laws regarding the licensure of cosmetologists
HB670 -- (LR# 1782L.01I)
PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION AND LICENSING
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB828
Changes the laws regarding the prevailing hourly rate of wages
HB828 -- (LR# 1563L.01I)
WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND WORKPLACE SAFETY
Hearing scheduled, Bill not heard (H)
COSPONSOR
HB26
Renames Southwest Missouri State University as Missouri State University and increases the number of members on the board of governors
HB26 -- (LR# 0202L.01I)
Withdrawn (H)
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)
HB148
Changes the laws regarding workers' compensation
HCS HB 148 -- (LR# 0343L.04C)
Referred: Rules pursuant to Rule 25(26)(f) (H)
HB285
Changes the name of Southwest Missouri State University to Missouri State University and the membership of its board of governors
HB285 -- (LR# 1118L.01I)
Referred: Higher Education
HB309
Revises the crime of making a terroristic threat and creates the crimes of threatening the use of a weapon of mass destruction and computer dissemination of information to promote a terrorist act
HB309 -- (LR# 0615L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB313
Authorizes an income tax deduction for the value of time spent tutoring in public schools
HB313 -- (LR# 0317L.01I)
Referred: Ways and Means (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

HB348
Establishes the Missouri Military Preparedness and Enhancement Commission
Approved HCS HB 348 -- (LR# 0631L.03T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
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
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
HB404
Removes building owners from responsibility and liability for an occupant's sewerage service bill
HB404 -- (LR# 1083L.02I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
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)
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)
HB466
Allows the court to order a person's vehicle impounded for up to one year as part of a penalty for driving while intoxicated
HB466 -- (LR# 1321L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (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)
HB509
Allows a person to legally transport an open bottle of wine from a restaurant or winery under certain circumstances
HB509 -- (LR# 1427L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
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)
HB581
Prohibits a person from charging a veteran's immediate family a fee for copying the veteran's death certificate if the copies are to be used to file for or access benefits
HB581 -- (LR# 1396L.01I)
VETERANS
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB585
Limits certificate of need to long-term care facilities
HB585 -- (LR# 1141L.01I)
HEALTH CARE POLICY
Executive Session held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

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

HB629
Authorizes all municipalities and counties to impose, upon voter approval, a local economic development sales tax
HB629 -- (LR# 1501L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Executive Session held (H)
HCS 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)
HB656
Extends the Senior Rx Program until June 30, 2006
HB656 -- (LR# 1826L.01I)
SENIOR CITIZEN ADVOCACY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB696
Allows a nonprofit provider to operate multiple living units for the mentally retarded and developmentally disabled without issuance of a certificate by the Division of Medical Services
HB696 -- (LR# 1295L.01I)
HEALTH CARE POLICY
Hearing scheduled, Bill not heard (H)
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
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
HB825
Establishes the Founding Documents Protection Act which allows school boards to permit teachers to read excerpts from certain documents related to history, patriotism, and civil rights
HB825 -- (LR# 2026L.01I)
Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
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)
HB876
Requires labor unions not covered by the federal Labor Management Reporting and Disclosure Act to publicly disclose information concerning their finances
HB876 -- (LR# 1365L.01I)
WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND WORKPLACE SAFETY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB877
Establishes certain employee rights
HB877 -- (LR# 2089L.01I)
Referred: Rules (H)
HB878
Requires expenditures for political activities by labor organizations to be made exclusively from a fund established for that purpose
HB878 -- (LR# 1364L.01I)
WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND WORKPLACE SAFETY
Public Hearing held (H)
HB955
Establishes the Open Contracting Act
HB955 -- (LR# 2081L.01I)
Referred: Job Creation and Economic Development (H)
HB957
Allows prosecuting and circuit attorneys and their assistants to carry concealed weapons without a concealed carry endorsement
HB957 -- (LR# 2165L.01I)
SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON GENERAL LAWS
Executive Session held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB972
Changes the laws regarding crime
Approved SS#2 SCS HCS HB 972 -- (LR# 2161S.10T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HJR12
Proposes a constitutional amendment establishing limits on total state general revenue appropriations
HCS HJR 12 -- (LR# 0932L.02C)
Reported do pass (H)
NO TIME LIMIT FOR DEBATE

HJR23
Proposes a constitutional amendment requiring impeachments to be tried by the Senate
HJR23 -- (LR# 1762L.01I)
Relieved from committee
HR309
Declares February 6, 2005, to be "Ronald Reagan Day" in Missouri.
HR309 -- (LR# 1324L.02I)
Adopted (H)

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