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House Committee Meetings
As of (04/12/2021) at 01:11 PM

Hearing Date Monday, April 12, 2021
Committee:Crime Prevention
Chair:Lane Roberts (161)
Date:Monday, April 12, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:11:00 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

HB 1321 - Copeland, Ron
Create a commission on violent crme.
HB 293 - Roberts, Lane
Expand the sex offender registry to include violent offenders.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 992 - Burger, Jamie
Expand the crime of keeping a dangerous dog. Current law limits the crime to keeping a dog that previously had bitten a person more than once. The bill would expand it to having bitten or injured a person more than twice.
HB 166 - Hardwick, Bill
Increase the misdemeanor penalty for 4th degree assault to a felony if the victim is a law enforcement officer and the act involved spitting at the officer.

Committee:Health and Mental Health Policy
Chair:Mike Stephens (128)
Date:Monday, April 12, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:11:00 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

HB 889 - Lewis, Patty
Impose restrictions on health insurance limitations for mental health treatment. Prohibit health coverage plans to from imposing a "nonquantitative treatment limitation" for mental health benefits.
* SS SB 43 - White, Bill
Require health insurance cover, at a minimum, the same services as Medicaid. The SS limits the bill to cover hearing aids for children.
* HB 751 - Stephens, Mike
Impose restrictions on prior authorization or step-therapy requirements by a health insurance carrier.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 989 - Mayhew, Don
Create a task force on alzheimers disease.

Committee:Subcommittee on Federal Stimulus Spending
Chair:Doug Richey (38)
Date:Monday, April 12, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:11:00 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:Public testimony will be taken on Capital Improvement needs that could be eligible for Federal Stimulus Funds. If you would like to be on the list to testify, please call Rep. Richey's office at (573) 751-2238. We will also have a sign in sheet at the hearing. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

***Corrected***
Committee:Legislative Review
Chair:Dan Houx (54)
Date:Monday, April 12, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 P.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:Please note: time change. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCS HB 441 - Falkner, Bill
Impose a limit on the fine that can be charged a local government for filing a late annual financial statement with the state auditor. Add provisions for disincorporate of the political subdivision for failure, but require voter approval. The House added a number of unrelated provisions. Referred to Legislative Review Committee, blocking a perfection vote until approved by the committee.

***Amended***
Committee:Fiscal Review
Chair:Travis Fitzwater (49)
Date:Monday, April 12, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:12:50 P.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note:Added HB 429 and HB 430. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 991 - Smith, Cody
Exempt from state income taxes any federal COVID-19 related economic impact payments.
* SS HCS HB 429 - Kelly, Hannah
Provide a tax deduction for foster parents.
* SS HCS HB 430 - Kelly, Hannah
Expand tax credits for the costs of adopting a child.

***Corrected***
Committee:Rules - Administrative Oversight
Chair:J. Eggleston (2)
Date:Monday, April 12, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:upon adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note:Time Change procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the Capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
SB 37 - Bernskoetter, Mike
Repeal provisions for the Agriculture Department to regulate anhydrous ammonia. Transfer some powers to the Air Commission. Impose a fee on anhydrous facilities to fund for administering regulation.
* HJR 51 - Shields, Brenda
Prohibit health insurance denying coverage or imposing an extra charge for a pre-existing condition.
HB 36 - Pollock, Suzie
Include in the crime of trespass trespassing on vacant property, but only if had been prohibited from access or asked to leave by a law enforcement official. Current law limits the crime to a building or real property.
HCS HB 157 - Veit, Rudy
Create a fund to reimburse a county that receives a capitol murder case from another county, subject to appropriation.
HB 511 - Lovasco, Tony
Restrict state and local governments regulating parking of an unlicensed on private property, with exceptions.
* HB 665 - Baringer, Donna
Require an any candidate for a St. Louis city office provide the election official tax receipts or no-tax-records. Allow the election authority to file a complaint with the Revenue Department of any tax delinquency discovered.
* HB 308 - Kelley, Ann
Exempt houses of worship from state or local health requirements on social distancing. Related to COVID-19.
HCS HB 700 - Black, Rusty
Add additional chemicals in a law making it a crime to inhale. Include any chemical that induces hallucination.
HCS HB 734 - O'Donnell, Michael
Authorize the Public Service Commission to allow electric utilities to issue bonds for capital investment financed by electric rates.
HB 758 - Hardwick, Bill
Various trust law changes. Add provisions for including or excluding a child not born born of a marriage by a trust owner. Authorize a trustee to distribute property from one trust to one or more second trusts. Various other trust law changes.
HB 807 - McGirl, Mike
Restrict the circuit court presiding judge from having administrative authority over circuit clerks.
HCS HB 835 - Haffner, Mike
Exempt wholsale sale of electricity through a regional transmission organization from rate regulation by the Public Service Commission, if provided under federal tariffs for regional transmission.
* HB 925 - Hudson, Brad
Ban electronic voting devices. Require voting be by paper ballot.
HB 1333 - Trent, Curtis
Exclude medical marijuana by licensed facilities from a crime of arson.
HB 638 - Morse, Herman
Designate a day in June as "Farmers and Ranchers Day."
HCS HB 828 - Dinkins, Chris
Restore a provision that expired in 2014 that provided a retirement bonus for a retired public school employee who had worked for public schools more than 30 years.
HB 893 - Riggs, Louis
Designate a day in March "Iron Curtain Speech Day."
HCS HCR 6 -- OPIOID AND HEROIN AWARENESS
Sponsor: Stevens, Martha (Rep-046)
Designates September of each year as "Substance Use Disorder Awareness Month"
HCR 28 -- VICTIMS OF COMMUNISM MEMORIAL DAY
Sponsor: Chipman, Jason (Rep-120)
Designates November 7 as "Victims of Communism Memorial Day"
HCR 9 -- NETWORK CARRIAGE CONTRACTS
Sponsor: Eggleston, J. (Rep-002)
Urges Congress and the Federal Communications Commission to change a rule regarding carriage agreements

***Cancelled***
Committee:Rules - Legislative Oversight
Chair:Phil Christofanelli (105)
Date:Monday, April 12, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:upon adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the Capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Committee:General Laws
Chair:Curtis Trent (133)
Date:Monday, April 12, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:5:00 or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 526 - Haffner, Mike
Require suspension of driving rights for failure to dispose of and pay for minor traffic violation charges within a court deadline.
HB 68 - Billington, Hardy
Prohibit an employer from firing an employee on the basis having a firearm in the employee's locked vehicle on the employer's property.
HB 679 - Dinkins, Chris
Exclude as local tax effort funds the Iron County school fund got from payments from the Natural Resources Department from payments in a consent agreeement with Doe Run, a mining company, involving pollution. One factor in allocating state funds to local school district involves the local effort to generate income.
* SCS SB 119 - Burlison, Eric
Extend the law restricting telemarketing calls to include call spoofing that disguises the actual originator of the call.
SB 128 - Brown, Justin
Expand how unused prison canteen funds can be used that currently go to a fund to benefit inmates to a fund dedicated to covering canteen costs. Expand use of the funds to include reentry services.
HB 1337 - Gregory, Kurtis
Restrict the state from having requirements stricter than federal requirements to participate in the federal Child and Adult Food Program.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 671 - Knight, Jeff
Expand an exemption from state regulation and fees for highway billboards close to a business being advertised.
HB 95 - Taylor, Jered
Require products sold in the state Capitol be made in the United States.

Committee:Special Committee on Urban Issues
Chair:Raychel Proudie (73)
Date:Monday, April 12, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:5:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1425 - Hicks, Ron
Authorize a school district to use a camera system to enforce violations of a school bus crossing control arm and to issue citations for violations, with agreement of the primary law enforcement agency within the district.

Committee:Conservation and Natural Resources
Chair:Randy Pietzman (41)
Date:Monday, April 12, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:6:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later).
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1436 - Knight, Jeff
Various changes in the Petroleum Storage Tank Insurance Fund. Extend the expiration date. Allow the fund trustees to set limits to pay for legal costs. The fund comes from a fee on storage tanks. It covers damages from a tank spills. Deisgnate that up to $5 of the per transport load fee for the underground storage insurance fund shall be allocated to the Natural Resources Department's program for regulation of underground tanks.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 564 - Dinkins, Chris
Create a separate fund for mining royalties collected on federal land and distribute to counties based on mineral royalty revenue.

Hearing Date Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Committee:Elementary and Secondary Education
Chair:Chuck Basye (47)
Date:Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:8:00 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

* SB 86 - Hegeman, Dan
Expand to school districts and charter schools a law restricing government agencies expending public funds to support or oppose a political candidate or ballot issue.
SS SB 152 - Hoskins, Denny
Expand a state program for handling savings accounts for future higher education costs of children to cover all eligible educational institutions. The Senate addded a number of unrelated education issues.
HB 421 - Proudie, Raychel
Establish subdistrict elections for school board members in a particular school district in St. Louis County.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 743 - Wiemann, John
Require a school notify the parent of a child removed from class, if the school is part of the the Education Department's Trauma-Informed Schools Initiative."
HB 1381 - Shields, Brenda
Expand the requirement for a school to provide support of Braille both in school and at home for a student identified as blind.
HB 254 - Brown, Paula
Require public schools to have policies allowing breast express for feeding by teachers and students.
HB 368 - Gregory, David
Require school districts to offer a reading intervention program for students in early grades who exhibit a reading deficiency.

***Corrected***
Committee:Budget
Chair:Cody Smith (163)
Date:Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:8:15 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
* HB 21 - Smith, Cody
Allocate $129 of state general revenue feed up by killing HB 20 that funded Medicaid expansion.

Committee:Agriculture Policy
Chair:Don Rone (149)
Date:Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:8:30 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the Capitol Building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1411 - Collins, Kimberly-Ann
Require the Agriculture Department to establish a program moving financial assistance for people growing food in historically underserved commuuitites and provide training related to food production.

Committee:Special Committee on Redistricting
Chair:Dan Shaul (113)
Date:Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:8:30 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Public input for redistricting of MO Congressional District 5. In person and written testimony will be accepted. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Committee:Public Safety
Chair:Shane Roden (111)
Date:Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:9:00 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited.

HB 863 - Sauls, Robert
Expand a provisions defining as an occupational disease for health-care coverage of first responders.
HCS HB 290 - Roberts, Lane
Establish a separate crime of theft from a retail merchant through internet. Returned to committee by H Rules - Legislative Oversight.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1086 - Wallingford, Wayne
Make a county's elected emergency services board eligible for the three percent tax on prepaid wireless services
HB 1161 - Wallingford, Wayne
Expand a lawsuit protection for 911 emergency service instructions. Add a section that "Nothing in this selection shall be deemed to abrogate any amunity...in the absence of this section."
HB 955 - Richey, Doug
Repeal a requirement a a liquor control agent have been a state resident for three previous years. Just require current residency.

Committee:Rules - Legislative Oversight
Chair:Phil Christofanelli (105)
Date:Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:upon adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the Capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCS HB 86 - Taylor, Jered
Expand who can carry a weapon into an education facility.
HCS HB 291 - Roberts, Lane
Expand the crime of making a false report and making it a felony if it involves reporting a felony office or causes serious injuiry or death.
HCS HB 760 - Roden, Shane
Establish provisions for private trust funds to cover cancer treatment for voluntary fire fighters.
* HB 971 - Knight, Jeff
Impose additional requirements and restrictions on agents representing student athletes. Require parental signature for an agent to represent a minor. Require registration of agents
HB 1008 - Hardwick, Bill
Various changes in a law governing a covenant by a business with an employee that prohibits soliciting customers after the employee has left employment. Extend how long the convent restrictions can be applied from one year to two years.
HCS HB 1023 - Gregory, David
Increase the maximum fee a motor vehicle dealer can charge for administrative or clerical costs from less than $200 to less than $500.
HCS HB 1212 - Francis, Rick
Create a joint legislative comittee on "Federal Government Oversight."
HCS HB 1239 - Black, John
Repeal a provision restricting how many members of the State Fair Commission can be members of the same political party.
HCS HB 1291 - Trent, Curtis
Prohibit a non-profit Medicaid hospital provider from denying medically necessary services to a Medicaid recipient on the basis of the participant's status as a fee-or-service participant or a a managed care enrolee.
HB 851 - Walsh, Sara
Prohibit any state or local government agency from classifying essential workers. Instead, define all occupations in Missouri as essential workers.
* SS SB 22 - Koenig, Andrew
Impose limits on tax increment finance projects that provide tax breaks for developers. Require an area meet the requirement for a dilapidated area if the proposed TIF is in a retail area. Restrict TIFs in flood plains.
HB 544 - Deaton, Dirk
Designate a portion of Business 71 in McDonald County the "Army PFC Christopher Lee Marion Memorial Highway."
HB 605 - Basye, Chuck
Designate a Highway 63 bridge in Macon County the "U.S. Army PFC Adam L Thomas Memorial Bridge."
HB 606 - Basye, Chuck
Designate a Highway 63 bridge in Adair County the "U.S. Army SGT Brandon Maggart Memorial Bridge."
HB 626 - Griffith, Dave
Designate a portion of Highway 54 the "U.S. Arm Specialst Michael Campbell Memorial Highway."
HB 662 - Basye, Chuck
Name a bridge of Highway 63 in Adair County the "U.S. Army SFC Matthew C Lewellen Memorial Bridge."
HB 930 - Cupps, Scott
Designate a portion of Highway 37 in Barry County the "MSgt. Carl Cosper Jr Memorial Highway."
HB 1111 - Schnelting, Adam
Designate names for portions of a couple of state highways in St. Charles Highway.
HB 1217 - Kelly, Hannah
Change the length of a highway in Wright County that is designated for "Spc. Justin Black Carter Memorial Highway."
HB 1238 - Reedy, Rodger
Change the portion of a state highway in Henry County designated as the "Police Officer Christopher Ryan Morton Memorial Highway."
HB 1306 - Gregory, David
esignate a bridge of I55 in St. Louis County the "Police Officer Michale V Langsdorf Memorial Bridge."
HB 1367 - Gregory, David
Designate an I64 bridge in St. Louis city the "Police Surgeon James F Cooper MD Memorial Bridge."
HB 1413 - Atchison, Darrell
Desigate a bride on Highway 21 in Ripley County the "Veberans Memorial Bridge."
HB 1437 - Burger, Jamie
Designate a portion of Highway 91 in Scott County be designated "Billy Ray - Cousin Carl - Anderson Memorial Highway."

Committee:Emerging Issues
Chair:Aaron Griesheimer (61)
Date:Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:5:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
SCS SB 403 - Onder, Bob
Designate a week in May as "Tardive Dyskinesia Awareness Week."
* SS SB 64 - Rehder, Holly
Exempt entities registered with the Health Department that operates a hypodermic syringe program from a law establishing a crime of delivery of drug paraphernalia.
* SS SB 176 - Hough, Lincoln
Allow a "personal delivery device" to operate on on a sidewalk or crosswalk without active control by a person.
SCS SB 457 - Rizzo, John
Restrict an exemption of Montessori schools from child-care licensing to require the school is accredited by or a member of a professional society on the board of the Montessori Accreditation Council.
SCR 7 --
Sponsor: Hegeman, Dan (Sen-12)
Urges support of state funding for a North Central Missouri Regional Water Commission project
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1335 - Sauls, Robert
Expand how long a child can remain in foster care to cover the COVID-19 pandemic.

***Amended***
Committee:Insurance
Chair:Justin Hill (108)
Date:Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:5:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Added SB 6. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the Capitol Building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

HB 907 - Porter, Jeff
Expand a requirement on property insurance payments caused by fire to cover "any peril covered under the policy."
SB 6 - Wieland, Paul
Enact provisions for insurance companies to offer reinsurance of an existing policy for part of an insurance firm's creit.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 240 - Porter, Jeff
Authorize insurance companies to enter into a "funding agreement" that provides payments in future dates.

Committee:Veterans
Chair:Dave Griffith (60)
Date:Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:5:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later).
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
SS SB 258 - White, Bill
Classify National Guard members as state employees when operating state-owned vehicles for state business, unless called into active federal military service.

Hearing Date Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Committee:Children and Families
Chair:Mary Elizabeth Coleman (97)
Date:Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:8:00 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the Capitol Building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 431 - Kelly, Hannah
Prohibit donation of fetal tissue from an aborted fetus. Impose restrictions/requirements on disposition of aborted fetus remains.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 852 - Walsh, Sara
Ban any public funds or proposed research project that involves abortion, human cloning or prohibited human research.
HB 1276 - Pike, Patricia
Expand the definition a homeless or unaccompanied youth that can recieve support services. Define the specific services that can be provided.

***Corrected***
Committee:Special Committee on Government Oversight
Chair:Jered Taylor (139)
Date:Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon morning recess (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:Public discussion on the operations within the Department of Social Services. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

***Amended***
Committee:Ways and Means
Chair:Wayne Wallingford (147)
Date:Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon morning recess (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:Added SCR 2. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
* SS SB 153 - Koenig, Andrew
Cut the top income tax rate. Also impose a tax on out-of-state companies making sales in Missouri and "marketplace facilitators" that facilitate sales to Missourians by out-of-state businesses. Legislative staff estimate the original measure could cost the state $156.8 million in lost General Revenue in the first full year of implementation (FY 2028) and the SS would cut GR by $185.7 million in FY 2028.
SB 226 - Koenig, Andrew
Extend the filing deadlines for sales tax collections by businesses to the Revenue Department for smaller sales-tax collections.
HJR 10 - Gray, Alan
Expand a property tax exemption for former prisoners of war with service-connected disability to any former prisoner of war. Also limit the property tax assessment of all veterans with a service-connected disability of at least 30 percent.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
* HB 688 - Murphy, Jim
Prohibit any city from posing an earnings tax on workers who are not residents of the city.
SCR 2 --
Sponsor: Moon, Mike (Sen-29)
Calls on the Department of Revenue to issue sales tax refunds to certain taxpayers

***Amended***
Committee:Elections and Elected Officials
Chair:Dan Shaul (113)
Date:Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon morning recess (whichever is later).
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Added HB 1362 procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

HB 917 - Coleman, Mary
Allow expenditure of campaign funds for child care as a result of campaigning for office or service in public office.
HB 886 - Nurrenbern, Maggie
Allow expenditure of campaign funds for child care as a result of campaigning for office or service in public office.
HB 1303 - Adams, Joe
Include in election crimes pressuring a voter to cast a vote by obtaining a photograph of the voter's ballot.
HB 1399 - Wiemann, John
Prohibit a bidder for a St. Louis city contract donate to a candidate committee of an election official from 60 to 90 days before submitting the bid.
HB 1362 - Billington, Hardy
Prohibit sending out unsolicited absentee ballot applications.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HJR 48 - Trent, Curtis
A one word change in the provision that only citizens of the U.S. over the age of 18 and state residents can vote. The start of the sentence would be from "All citizens of the United States..." to "Only citizens of the United States..."

***Corrected***
Committee:Administration and Accounts
Chair:Jason Chipman (120)
Date:Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:1:00 P.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:Room Change. Discussion of House Policy Changes procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
* HB 1183 - Fitzwater, Travis
Expand the law on unlawful employment practices, including sexual harassment, to include unpaid interns and have the law cover government officials.

Committee:Special Committee on Tourism
Chair:Brad Hudson (138)
Date:Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:4:30 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
SB 72 - Eslinger, Karla
Designate a week in September "Fox Trotter Week."

Hearing Date Thursday, April 15, 2021
Committee:Local Government
Chair:Tom Hannegan (65)
Date:Thursday, April 15, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:8:30 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note: procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the Capitol Building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 607 - Basye, Chuck
Authorize Boone County to adopt ordinances governing conditions of rented residents including hot water access, sewer service, structural protection from the elements and door locks.
HB 1365 - DeGroot, Bruce
Change the membership of the St. Louis area's Regional Convention and Visitors Commission. Allocate members to be in proportion of financial contributions made by St. Louis city and St. Louis County. Currently, membership is near evenly divided between the city and county. The commission is reponsbile for promotion of tourism and conventons in the area.

Committee:Special Committee on Redistricting
Chair:Dan Shaul (113)
Date:Thursday, April 15, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:8:30 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Public input for redistricting of MO Congressional District 4. In person and written testimony will be accepted. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Hearing Date Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Committee:Special Committee on Redistricting
Chair:Dan Shaul (113)
Date:Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:8:30 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Public input for redistricting of MO Congressional District 3. In person and written testimony will be accepted. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Hearing Date Thursday, April 22, 2021
Committee:Special Committee on Redistricting
Chair:Dan Shaul (113)
Date:Thursday, April 22, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:8:30 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Public input for redistricting of MO Congressional District 2. In person and written testimony will be accepted. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

Hearing Date Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Committee:Special Committee on Redistricting
Chair:Dan Shaul (113)
Date:Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - Upcoming
Time:8:30 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Public input for redistricting of MO Congressional District 1. In person and written testimony will be accepted. procedures will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic: All entrants to the capitol building may be required to submit to screening questions and physical screening. Members of the public must enter the building using the south entrance. Public seating in committees will be socially distanced and therefore limited. Committee hearings will be streamed. Links may be found at https://www.house.mo.gov.

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