2004 Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Brown
Missouri House of Representatives
2004
92nd General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Jason Brown

SPONSOR
HB916
Revises the crime of identity theft, creates a new crime of trafficking in stolen identities, and revises the crime of false impersonation.
Approved SCS HB 916 -- (LR# 3308S.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB917
Requires a hearing instead of a meeting after disciplinary action against a law enforcement officer and that the reasons for the action be given in writing.
HB917 -- (LR# 3306L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB918
Recognizes certain diseases as occupational diseases for peace officers.
HB918 -- (LR# 3316L.01I)
CRIME PREVENTION AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB1344
Revises the crime of endangering the welfare of a child in the first degree by adding persons who operate vehicles while intoxicated or drugged when there is a person under 17 years of age in the vehicle.
HB1344 -- (LR# 4347L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB1418
Makes it a class B misdemeanor for a person to allow a minor to possess alcohol or drugs on that person's property.
HB1418 -- (LR# 4348L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB1585
Revises the crime of assault of a law enforcement officer or emergency personnel in the second and third degree.
HB1585 -- (LR# 4346L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB1652
Changes the allocation of moneys in the Solid Waste Management Fund.
HB1652 -- (LR# 4467L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
HB1653
Requires consolidated public library district trustees to reside within the district as well as in the county they represent.
HB1653 -- (LR# 4888L.01I)
Referred: Local Government (H)
COSPONSOR
HB914
Permits a pregnant woman to determine the final disposition of human fetal remains.
HB914 -- (LR# 3210L.02I)
HEALTH CARE POLICY
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB915
Defines "next friend" for the purpose of consent to an abortion by a minor.
HB915 -- (LR# 3333L.01I)
CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
Executive Session Held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB957
Establishes a War on Terror survivors scholarship program.
HCS HB 957 -- (LR# 2478L.02T)
HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
HB969
Establishes guidelines for corporate income tax on intangible property.
HB969 -- (LR# 3592L.01P)
SENATE GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTABILITY AND FISCAL OVERSIGHT
Hearing Scheduled Bill Not Heard (S)
HB978
Establishes the Small Business Regulatory Fairness Board to serve as a liaison between state agencies and small businesses.
Approved CCS#3 SS HS HCS HB 978 -- (LR# 3116S.10T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1040
Establishes policies for education accountability.
SCS HCS HB 1040 AND HCS HB 1041 -- (LR# 3701S.08C)
Laid Over (H)
MOTION REFUSING TO ADOPT SCS AS AMENDED, AND
REQUESTING THE SENATE TO RECEDE OR GRANT
CONFERENCE,PENDING

HB1053
Increases the punishment for possession of child pornography, adds it to the offenses for which a sex offender must register, and adds it to crimes used in defining a persistent or predatory offender.
HB1053 -- (LR# 3689L.01I)
CRIME PREVENTION AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1055
Revises the statutes relating to sexual offenses, assault on law enforcement officers, and the payment of restitution for criminal offenses.
Approved CCS SS HCS HB 1055 -- (LR# 3722L.06T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1067
Authorizes the charging of vehicle-related fees and fines to personal property tax bills.
HB1067 -- (LR# 2942L.01I)
TAX POLICY
Executive Session Held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB1098
Establishes gubernatorial and legislative inaugural committees.
HCS HB 1098 & 949 -- (LR# 3632L.03P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB1104
Regulates the removal of a tenant's property by a landlord.
HB1104 -- (LR# 2934L.02I)
LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Hearing Scheduled, Bill Not Heard (H)
HB1120
Requires hospitals and birth centers to provide parents with information on shaken baby syndrome.
HB1120 -- (LR# 2536L.01I)
CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1149
Designates a bridge over a portion of Interstate 44 in Phelps County as the "Trooper Mike L. Newton Memorial Bridge."
Approved HB1149 -- (LR# 3506L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1151
Prohibits individuals from engaging or participating in human cloning.
HB1151 -- (LR# 2865L.01I)
HEALTH CARE POLICY
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1152
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.
HCS HB 1152 -- (LR# 2489L.04P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
HB1153
Increases the penalty for various drug crimes when the substance was placed in close proximity to a child under 17 years of age.
HB1153 -- (LR# 2490L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB1166
Creates a procedural prerequisite for filing lawsuits for alleged defective residential construction.
HB1166 -- (LR# 3811L.02I)
LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Executive Session Held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB1201
Revises law regarding disposal of damaged vehicles to require that ordinances contain certain specific provisions.
HCS HB 1201 -- (LR# 3243L.02C)
SENATE TRANSPORTATION
Executive Session Held (S)
SCS HCS HB 996 AND HB1142 AND HCS HB 1201 AND
HB 1489 VOTED DO PASS. SEE HB 996

HB1202
Establishes child passenger restraint system guidelines.
HB1202 -- (LR# 3606L.01I)
Referred: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
HB1231
Modifies the formula for the lapse of moneys in the Department of Insurance Dedicated Fund to general revenue.
HB1231 -- (LR# 3969L.01I)
FINANCIAL SERVICES
Executive Session Held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB1293
Revises various statutes relating to special needs child adoption tax credits, pregnancy resource centers, alternatives to abortions, and the Respect Life Commission.
HB1293 -- (LR# 3938L.01I)
CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1304
Revises various statutes relating to claims for damages and the payment of these claims.
Vetoed CCS SS#2 SS SCS HS HCS HB 1304 -- (LR# 3380S.19T)
Veto override failed (G)
AYES: 97
NOES: 62

HB1305
Creates notice provisions, reporting requirements, public market rates, and presumptions for the Department of Insurance and entities providing medical malpractice and professional negligence insurance.
CCS SCS HCS HB 1305 -- (LR# 4174L.10S)
Third Read and Passed (H)
AYES: 130
NOES: 26

HB1330
Requires probation officers to notify law enforcement of a sex offender's new address if the offender intends to change residence and to notify the offender of the duty to register.
HB1330 -- (LR# 4297L.01I)
CRIME PREVENTION AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1337
States that English is the official state language.
HB1337 -- (LR# 4010L.01I)
Reported Do Pass (H)
HB1359
Removes excess fees for Korean War Veterans license plates.
HB1359 -- (LR# 4187L.01I)
Referred: Transportation and Motor Vehicles (H)
HB1367
Establishes the Missouri Homestead Preservation Act.
HB1367 -- (LR# 4176L.01I)
SENIOR SECURITY
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB1377
Increases the expense payments for county planning commission members.
Approved HB1377 -- (LR# 4350L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1380
Removes the multiplier for the proration factor for career ladder entitlement under the school foundation formula.
HCS HB 1380 -- (LR# 3537L.02C)
Laid Over (H)
HB1381
Requires the General Assembly to support certain veterans' programs approved by the Executive Director of the Missouri Veterans Commission through appropriations.
HB1381 -- (LR# 4372L.01I)
HOMELAND SECURITY AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HB1382
Creates the Veterans' Historical Education Trust Fund.
HB1382 -- (LR# 4427L.01I)
TAX POLICY
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS AS AMENDED

HB1383
Outlines procedures for water corporations contracting with sewer providers to terminate the water service of persons in arrears on sewer bills.
HB1383 -- (LR# 4460L.01I)
CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1397
Establishes an advisory committee for workers' compensation.
HB1397 -- (LR# 4370L.02I)
WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND WORKPLACE SAFETY
Executive Session Held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB1444
Repeals the current requirement for legislative committees to have resolutions passed authorizing visits to state institutions.
Approved HB1444 -- (LR# 4504L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1471
Authorizes the conveyance of the Felix Building in Jackson County to the Truman Medical Center.
HCS HB 1471 -- (LR# 4498L.02C)
SENATE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, TOURISM, AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Executive Session Held (S)
SCS HB 1613 AND HB 1445 AND HB 1454 AND HB 1462
AND HCS HB 1471 AND HB 1608 AND HB 1612 AND
HB 1635 VOTED DO PASS. SEE HB 1613

HB1498
Allows certain private vocational and technical schools to receive A+ reimbursements.
HB1498 -- (LR# 4577L.01I)
EDUCATION
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO NOT PASS

HB1567
Specifies procedures for gravel removal by noncommercial operators on privately owned land.
HB1567 -- (LR# 4658L.01I)
CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Executive Session Held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB1584
Revises the crime of unlawful use of a weapon by making it a class B misdemeanor to, with criminal negligence, carry a firearm or other weapon into certain areas of an airport.
HB1584 -- (LR# 4775L.01I)
Referred: Crime Prevention and Public Safety (H)
HB1597
Authorizes rural empowerment zones.
HB1597 -- (LR# 4030L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1599
Establishes the Joint Committee on Government Accountability to make a continuing study and analysis of inefficiencies in state government.
Approved SCS HS HB 1599 -- (LR# 4678S.03T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1616
Revises requirements for the publication of administrative rules.
Approved HB1616 -- (LR# 4447L.01T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1617
Makes it unlawful to obstruct a securities investigation or administrative proceeding and allows the securities commissioner to conduct investigations and promulgate rules.
Approved CCS HCS HB 1617 -- (LR# 4518L.02T)
Delivered to Secretary of State
HB1628
Increases the maximum amount a small village may impose in business license taxes.
HB1628 -- (LR# 4893L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Executive Session Held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HB1671
Authorizes the president of any public university in this state to present financial commitments on behalf of the university to fund an endowed life sciences research chair academic position.
HCS HB 1671 -- (LR# 4197L.04C)
HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
HB1681
Requires the Attorney General to furnish legal services, upon request, to any public school teacher being sued in his or her capacity as a teacher.
HB1681 -- (LR# 4940L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB1682
Requires the Attorney General to provide legal services, upon request, to any school district sued by a third party.
HB1682 -- (LR# 4939L.01I)
JUDICIARY
Public Hearing Held (H)
HB1683
Clarifies that sovereign immunity applies to all public school teachers while they are performing their official duties.
HB1683 -- (LR# 4941L.01I)
Referred: Judiciary (H)
HB1702
Authorizes a tax credit for contributions to nonprofit educational assistance programs.
HCS HB 1702 -- (LR# 4997L.02C)
HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
HB1750
Modifies the salary of members of the General Assembly for Fiscal Year 2005.
HB1750 -- (LR# 4277L.01I)
Referred: Budget (H)
HCR16
Urges the members of the Missouri Congressional Delegation to support funding for Kansas City SmartPort, Inc.
HCR16 -- (LR# 4223L.01I)
JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Executive Session Held (H)
VOTED DO PASS

HJR38
Proposes a constitutional amendment establishing marriage as only between a man and a woman.
HS HCS HJR 39,38,42 & 47 -- (LR# 2555L.04P)
Placed on Informal Calendar (S)
SA 2, SSA 1/SA 2 AND SA 1 TO SSA 1/SA 2 PENDING

HJR49
Proposes a constitutional amendment establishing an appropriations growth limit.
HJR49 -- (LR# 3958L.01I)
BUDGET
Executive Session Held (H)
HCS VOTED DO PASS

HJR50
Proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the election of all supreme court, courts of appeal, circuit court, and associate circuit judges.
HJR50 -- (LR# 2575L.01I)
RULES
Public Hearing Held (H)

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