SECOND REGULAR SESSION

HOUSE BILL NO. 1777

96TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY


 

 

INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES BARNES (Sponsor) AND ELLINGER (Co-sponsor).

4876L.02I                                                                                                                                                  D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk


 

AN ACT

To amend chapter 620, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating solely to consulting contracts with the department of economic development.




Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:


            Section A. Chapter 620, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 620.006, to read as follows:

            620.006. Any new consulting contract by a consultant representing or performing services for the state of Missouri in a foreign country shall contain a provision that the consultant refrain from representing companies from the country of the contract in either proceedings before or negotiations with the department of economic development or for any other public policy purpose in Missouri. However, any preexisting relationships between a contractor and companies in the country of the contract shall be exempt from the provisions of this section.