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HB 1129   Gatschenberger(R) Changes the minimum age at which a person can be issued a concealed carry permit from 21 years of age to 19 years of age.
Track Name(s):

Guns & Public Safety

Bill History: 01-09-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-General Laws

HB 1138   Rowland(R) Requires a child enrolled in higher education to receive passing grades in order to receive child support.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-10-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Education

HB 1159   Lair(R) Allows the Budget Committee of the House of Representatives to impose limits on the amount of tax credits issued each taxable year.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 01-09-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Budget

HB 1171   Butler(D) Establishes the Economic-Education Partnership Act, which allows employers to retain withholding taxes up to the amount spent on educational benefits for employees & unpaid interns or up to the amount spent on educational benefits
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-18-14 H Voted do pass from committee on House-Economic Development

HB 1181   Redmon(R) Codifies a number of executive branch agency reorganizations that were done by executive order.
Track Name(s):

Miscellaneous

Bill History: 04-09-14 S Meeting set for 1:30 PM, SCR 1 Senate-Govt. Accountability/Fiscal Oversight 

HB 1188   Elmer(R) Establishes the Whistleblower’s Protection Act to codify the existing common law exceptions to the at-will employment doctrine making it unlawful for an employer to discharge a protected person.
Track Name(s):

Employment Issues

Bill History: 03-13-14 H Voted do pass from committee on House-Workforce Dev. and Workplace Safety

HB 1189   Wood(R) Requires DESE to develop a high school graduation policy that allows agriculture or career and technical education courses to satisfy certain subject-specific graduation requirements.
Track Name(s):

K-12

Bill History: 04-03-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Education

HB 1226   Hinson(R) Specifies that the levy rate for certain bond issues be set at the rate needed to meet the bond issue obligation and may be adjusted solely to meet such obligation.
Track Name(s):

Bonding

Bill History: 03-27-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1232   Haahr(R) Establishes the Show-Me Future Program as a pilot program to replace traditional higher education tuition with a new system enabling graduates to repay higher education costs with a percentage of their i.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-04-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1247   Wood(R) Requires the Department of Higher Education to develop a procedure for dual credit course tuition and fee reimbursement for students who qualify for the A+ Program.
Track Name(s):

Grant & Scholarship

Bill History: 04-03-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Rules

HB 1253   Berry(R) Changes the laws regarding taxation by reducing the tax on corporate business income and business income for certain tax entities.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 04-03-14 S Hearing conducted

HB 1254   Berry(R) Provides amnesty for certain delinquent taxes, and allows a 50% exemption of business income for certain small businesses in determining Missouri adjusted gross income.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 02-11-14 H Meeting set for 5:00 PM or Upon Adj., HR 1 House-Ways and Means 

HB 1268   Curtman(R) Requires the personal income tax brackets to be adjusted annually in accordance with the consumer price index.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 04-10-14 S Hearing conducted

HB 1279   English(D) Expands the A+ scholarship to include any high school graduate, public or private, regardless of whether their school is designated as an A+ school.
Track Name(s):

Grant & Scholarship

Bill History: 01-16-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Elementary and Secondary Education

HB 1295   Koenig(R) Creates a business income deduction, reduces the rate of tax on corporate income, and reduces the frequency certain employers must file withholding taxes.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 04-14-14 S Set on the Senate Calendar

HB 1297   Koenig(R) Modifies the corporate income tax rate in Missouri by gradually phasing it out over a five year period.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 01-28-14 H Superseded by – see HB 1253

HB 1299   Flanigan(R) Revision bill which changes various laws in accordance with executive branch reorganization.
Track Name(s):

Miscellaneous

Bill History: 04-09-14 S Voted do pass from committee on Senate-Govt. Accountability/Fiscal Oversight

HB 1308   Thomson(R) Expands the Higher Education Academic Scholarship Program to include forgivable loans.
Track Name(s):

Grant & Scholarship

Bill History: 04-14-14 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 1326   Guernsey(R) Creates the Missouri Dairy and Agriculture Education Act of 2014.
Track Name(s):

Grant & Scholarship

Bill History: 04-10-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Agri/Food Production/Outdoor Resources

HB 1328   Carpenter(D) Decreases individual income tax rates on income of $300,000 or less, imposes an 8% tax rate on income above $300,000, creates a low-income tax deduction, and decreases the individual income tax deduction.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 02-18-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1377   Walker(R) Adds emergency medical technicians to the list of public safety officers eligible for survivor’s and disabled employee’s educational grant program.
Track Name(s):

Grant & Scholarship

Bill History: 04-14-14 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 1383   Peters(D) Grants in-state tuition eligibility for active duty military personnel and national guard.
Track Name(s):

Grant & Scholarship,
Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-11-14 H Meeting set for 8:00 AM, HR 6 House-Higher Education 

HB 1389   Thomson(R) Grants the Coordinating Board for Higher Education responsibility to enter into agreements for interstate reciprocity regarding the delivery of postsecondary distance education.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-14-14 S Set on the Senate Calendar

HB 1390   Thomson(R) Modifies the allocation of core-funding increases in state funding for public institutions of higher education.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-09-14 S Hearing conducted

HB 1422   Parkinson(R) Eliminates the corporate income tax imposed on Missouri businesses beginning in 2015.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 01-22-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Ways and Means

HB 1459   Lauer(R) Authorizes the Innovation Campus Tax Credit.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-09-14 S Hearing conducted

HB 1477   Brattin(R) Authorizes Missouri to enter into the multistate Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement, eliminates all state tax credits, phases in a flat income tax rate, and increases the sales and use tax by .25%.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 03-04-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1487   Bahr(R) Allows students at two-year or four-year colleges or universities to seek tuition reimbursement for college remedial courses under certain circumstances.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-18-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1489   Bahr(R) Authorizes the General Assembly to remove any department director or deputy director if it determines that the removal is necessary for the betterment of the public service.
Track Name(s):

Miscellaneous,
Private Remarks

Bill History: 01-29-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Government Oversight and Accountability

HB 1490   Bahr(R) Changes the laws regarding academic performance and learning standards in elementary and secondary education.
Track Name(s):

K-12,
Miscellaneous

Bill History: 04-10-14 S Reported to the Senate and first read

HB 1536   Spencer(R) Establishes the Student Accountability Act that requires a student score proficient or higher on a state assessment in order to receive a high school academic diploma.
Track Name(s):

K-12

Bill History: 04-03-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Rules

HB 1549   Montecillo(D) Establishes term limits for State Board of Education members.
Track Name(s):

K-12

Bill History: 01-29-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Elementary and Secondary Education

HB 1590   Kelly(D) Requires all students attending public institutions of higher education who reside in on-campus housing to have received the meningococcal conjugate vaccine.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-12-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1635   Mims(D) Requires public institutions of higher education to adopt policies on student favoritism.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-27-14 H Voted do pass from committee on House-Rules

HB 1637   Fitzpatrick(R) Prohibits public institutions of higher education from offering tuition rates less than the rate charged to citizens or nationals of the US whose residence is not Missouri.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-11-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1701   Ellington(D) Requires the establishment of a process by which a student in an unaccredited district who is enrolled in a public school that is not A+ designated can receive reimbursement under the A+ Schools Program.
Track Name(s):

Grant & Scholarship

Bill History: 02-11-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Elementary and Secondary Education

HB 1704   Curtis(D) Creates the Missouri Tuition Equity Act.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-18-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1705   Curtis(D) Allows students at two-year or four-year colleges or universities to seek tuition reimbursement for college remedial courses under certain circumstances.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-18-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1707   Conway-104(R) Allows the board of trustees of any community college district to establish regulations to control vehicular traffic on campus and modifies requirements for college police officers.
Track Name(s):

Guns & Public Safety

Bill History: 04-03-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Transportation and Infrastructure

HB 1773   Frederick(R) Creates the Board of Medical Scholarship Awards to provide scholarships and loans to encourage physicians to practice medicine in underserved areas of the state.
Track Name(s):

Grant & Scholarship

Bill History: 02-18-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Higher Education

HB 1784   Morgan(D) Creates the Missouri Tuition Equity Act.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-18-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Higher Education

HB 1809   Curtis(D) Authorizes an income tax deduction for 100% of the tuition paid for up to the last 30 hours required to complete an associate or bachelor degree from a public two-year or four-year college.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-25-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1811   Curtis(D) Establishes the committee for entrepreneurs within the department of economic development and creates a grant program for certain accelerated computer programming programs.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General,
Job Training

Bill History: 03-04-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 1870   Dunn(D) Establishes the Missouri Tuition Equity Act, which requires a Missouri higher educaiton institution that receives state funding to recognize certain students as a Missouri resident for tuition purposes.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-25-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Higher Education

HB 1926   Ross(R) Establishes the Fair Influence in Government Act which prohibits the use of public funds for lobbying purposes .
Track Name(s):

Miscellaneous

Bill History: 02-26-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Government Oversight and Accountability

HB 1932   Walton Gray(D) Directs the department of higher education to consider creation of Pay Forward, Pay Back pilot program to replace current system of tuition and fees required to attend a public institution of higher education.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 02-26-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Higher Education

HB 1949   Thomson(R) Sets out guidelines for teacher training institutions and establishes the Missouri Advisory Board for Educator Preparation.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-10-14 H Reported do pass as substituted House-Rules

HB 1974   Smith-85(D) Establishes the College Credit Disclosure Act which requires a higher education institution to disclose its unaccredited status to students before enrollment.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-11-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 2003   Stream(R) Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Higher Education.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-17-14 S Meeting set for 8:30 AM, SCR 2 Senate-Appropriations 

HB 2021   Stream(R) Appropriates money for supplemental purposes for the Department of Conservation.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-20-14 H Read second time

HB 2038   Hicks(R) Creates a tax credit for employers who hire students majoring in the fields of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics for internships.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-01-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 2077   Stream(R) Creates the Surplus Reserve Fund.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 04-10-14 H Reported do pass House-Rules

HB 2122   Wright(D) Authorizes a tax credit for donations to Missouri public colleges and universities.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-08-14 H Public hearing completed

HB 2165   Curtis(D) Requires the coordinating board of higher education to conduct a study to assess the feasability of a “bachelors degree in three” accelerated degree program at public institutions of higher education.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-25-14 H Read second time

HB 2166   Curtis(D) Prohibits a higher education institution from charging a Missouri resident who is a full-time student a tuition rate that exceeds the amount charged when the student first enrolled for the next five years.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-25-14 H Read second time

HB 2167   Curtis(D) Requires school districts and charter schools to identify students needing remedial coursework and implement a virtual school program to assist the identified students.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-25-14 H Read second time

HB 2170   Curtis(D) Establishes the “8 in 6 Program” within the department of elementary and secondary education.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-25-14 H Read second time

HJR 66   Spencer(R) Proposes a constitutional amendment requiring members of the State Board of Education to be elected from each congressional district.
Track Name(s):

K-12

Bill History: 04-07-14 H Public hearing completed

HJR 67   Fitzpatrick(R) Proposes a constitutional amendment that modifies provisions relating to the governor’s authority to expend state funds.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 02-05-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Budget

HJR 72   Richardson(R) Proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting the Governor from reducing any payment of public debt and requiring notification to the General Assembly when he or she makes specified payment changes of appropriations.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 04-14-14 S Set on the Senate Calendar

HJR 73   Jones-50(R) Proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing the General Assembly to issue bonds to fund higher education improvements, state capitol repairs, park maintenance, and mental health facility improvement.
Track Name(s):

Bonding

Bill History: 02-05-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Budget

SB 490   Lager(R) Modifies the law relating to public policy exceptions to the at-will employment doctrine.
Track Name(s):

Employment Issues

Bill History: 04-14-14 S Set on the Senate Calendar

SB 492   Pearce(R) Modifies provisions relating to the authorization for funding and administrative processes in higher education.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-08-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Rules

SB 494   Pearce(R) Requires the Joint Committee on Education to conduct a study of the Bright Flight Scholarship, Access Missouri Financial Assistance Program, and the A+ Schools Program.
Track Name(s):

Grant & Scholarship

Bill History: 04-14-14 S Set on the Senate Calendar

SB 496   Schmitt(R) Phases in an income tax deduction for business income.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 01-23-14 S Superseded by – see SB 509

SB 497   Schmitt(R) Reduces the top rate of tax on personal income over a period of years.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 01-16-14 S Hearing conducted

SB 507   Dixon(R) Modifies the gubernatorial appointment process for acting directors and the process for filling vacancies in certain state public offices.
Track Name(s):

Miscellaneous,
Private Remarks

Bill History: 04-01-14 H Public hearing completed

SB 509   Kraus(R) Modifies provisions relating to income taxes.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 04-14-14 H Meeting set for Upon Evening Adj., HR 4 House-Rules 

SB 510   Kraus(R) Redefines “misconduct” and “good cause” for the purposes of disqualification from unemployment benefits.
Track Name(s):

Employment Issues

Bill History: 04-14-14 H Meeting set for Upon Evening Adj., HR 4 House-Rules 

SB 514   Lamping(R) Prohibits the State Board of Education, the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, and school districts from implementing the Common Core State Standards.
Track Name(s):

K-12

Bill History: 04-02-14 S Hearing conducted

SB 515   Chappelle-Nadal(D) Allows the Senate to remove the Commissioner of Education by a vote of Two-Thirds of its members.
Track Name(s):

K-12

Bill History: 01-09-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Education

SB 554   Cunningham(R) Requires state agencies, public schools and colleges, and political subdivisions to use the traditional names of holidays.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-25-14 S Voted do pass from committee on Senate-General Laws

SB 570   Chappelle-Nadal(D) Repeals provisions relating to unauthorized and unlawfully present aliens.
Track Name(s):

Immigration

Bill History: 02-04-14 S Hearing conducted

SB 613   Nieves(R)
Funderburk(R)
Modifies provisions relating to firearms.
Track Name(s):

Guns & Public Safety

Bill History: 04-14-14 H Set on the House Calendar

SB 666   Schmitt(R) Creates an income tax credit equal to 0.75% of the value of a taxpayer’s residential real property.
Track Name(s):

Property Tax

Bill History: 04-03-14 S Not heard in committee Senate-Govt. Accountability/Fiscal Oversight

SB 687   LeVota(D) Authorizes and earned income tax credit.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 04-10-14 S Voted do pass as substitute from committee on Senate-Ways and Means

SB 699   Pearce(R) Grants the Coordinating Board for Higher Education responsibility to enter into agreements for interstate reciprocity regarding the delivery of postsecondary distance education.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-31-14 H Read second time

SB 722   Justus(D) Relating to higher education tuition policy.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 01-30-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Education

SB 723   Parson(R) Raises the cap on the amount of revenue bonds that may be issued and limits the use of funds to renovation of existing buildings.
Track Name(s):

Bonding

Bill History: 04-10-14 H Referred to House Committee on House-Budget

SB 729   Romine(R) Creates a tax credit for donations to Innovation Campuses.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-10-14 H Reported to the House and first read

/font> SB 848   LeVota(D) Requires the Department of Higher Education to establish a reimbursement procedure through the A+ Program for a student’s portion of fees for dual enrollment courses.
Track Name(s):

Grant & Scholarship

Bill History: 04-14-14 S Set on the Senate Calendar

SB 858   Kraus(R) Modifies provisions relating to income taxes.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 04-14-14 S Set on the Senate Calendar

SB 887   Schaefer(R) Requires each public institution of higher education to annually report the institution’s administrative costs as a percent of its operating budget.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 04-14-14 S Set on the Senate Calendar

SB 941   Curls(D) Requires the Department of Higher Education to develop a program to offer information technology certification through technical course work.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-13-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Education

SB 983   Pearce(R) Creates a procedure to allow employers who hire certain student interns to transfer a portion of their state tax liability to the Missouri Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Fund.
Track Name(s):

Higher Ed — General

Bill History: 03-26-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Jobs, Eco. Devo. and Local Government

SCR 39   Parson(R) Authorizes the issuance of bonds for certain state and university projects.
Track Name(s):

Bonding

Bill History: 04-08-14 H Read second time

SJR 26   Lager(R) Amends the Constitution to limit general revenue appropriations and mandate state income tax rate reductions in certain situations.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 04-14-14 S Set on the Senate Calendar

SJR 30   Dixon(R) Authorizes the Lieutenant Governor to make certain gubernatorial appointments if the Governor fails to make an appointment within ninety days of a vacancy in the position.
Track Name(s):

Miscellaneous

Bill History: 04-01-14 H Public hearing completed

SJR 32   Chappelle-Nadal(D) Allows the Senate to remove the Commissioner of Education by a vote of two-thirds of its members.
Track Name(s):

K-12

Bill History: 01-16-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Education

SJR 45   Silvey(R) Prohibits the Governor from controlling the rate of expenditures of, and withholding funds from, the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and the payment of public debt.
Track Name(s):

State Fiscal Policy

Bill History: 04-08-14 H Public hearing completed

SJR 56   Dixon(R) Authorizes the issuance of $950 million in general obligation bonds to fund infrastructure improvements.
Track Name(s):

Bonding

Bill History: 03-26-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Transportation and Infrastructure

SRM 1   Chappelle-Nadal(D) Remonstrates against the Commissioner of Education.
Track Name(s):

K-12

Bill History: 01-15-14 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate-Rules,Joint Rules,Resolutions & Ethics

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