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Senate Committee meetings
As of (04/25/2018) at 03:13 AM

Committee: Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics, Senator Mike Kehoe, Chairman
Date:  Tuesday, April 24
Time:  9:00am
Room:  Senate Lounge
SCR 35 - Hegeman
Designates November 2018 as Diabetes and Cardiovascular Awareness Month
SCR 48 - Eigel
Strongly urges the U.S. Congress to propose the State Powers Amendment to the U.S. Constitution
SCR 52 - Emery
Recognizes the societal harms brought by pornography and the need for education, prevention, research, and policy change
HCR 70 - Franks
Declares youth violence as a public health epidemic and declares June 7th as "Christopher Harris Day" in Missouri
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Local Government and Elections, Senator Dan Hegeman, Chairman
Date:  Tuesday, April 24
Time:  12:00pm
Room:  Senate Lounge
HB 1646 - Eggleston, J.
Various other changes in brush control powers of counties. Include brush interfering with traffic as part of the county's responsibility. Make the costs for clearing brush on private property part of the property part of the property tax assessment. Current law makes it a lien on the property.
HB 2208 - Curtman, Paul
Phase out use of paperless voting machines in favor of paper ballots.
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Small Business and Industry, Senator Doug Libla, Chairman
Date:  Tuesday, April 24
Time:  Noon or Upon Morning Recess
Room:  SCR 1
HB 1874 - Taylor, Jered
Require products sold in the state Capitol be made in the United States.
SB 1089 - Wallingford, Wayne
Give the Workers' Compensation Division more powers over a self-insurance plan that has been deemed insolvement. Workers' Compensation coverages medical and injury costs for workers injured on the job. Establish provisions for a third-party administrator.
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Economic Development, Senator Jay Wasson, Chairman
Date:  Tuesday, April 24
Time:  1:00 p.m.
Room:  Senate Lounge
HB 2039 - Fraker, Lyndall
Create a Missouri Route 66 Centennial Commission to sponsor events celebrating the highway's centennial.v
HB 2255 - Korman, Bart
Let a business that hires as an intern a college student majoring in science, technology, math or engineering education have up to $10,000 of its tax liability transferred to a state program supporting such internships.
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Education, Senator Gary Romine, Chairman
Date:  Tuesday, April 24
Time:  1:00 pm
Room:  SCR 1
HB 2238 - Mathews, Kirk
Establish a program for grants to nonprofit organizations to design demonstration projects involving faimlies in generational child welfare, recidivism of drug addicts, addicted pregnant women and residential treatment children with behavioral issues.
HB 1679 - Chipman, Jason
Prohibit public higher education institutions from requiring a student to purchase meal plans or dine at campus facilities if the student presents medical document of a food allergy.
HB 1660 - Swan, Kathy
Require the state Career and Technical Education Advisory Council to adopt recommendations for a career and technical education certificate.
SB 1096 - Romine, Gary
Allow a school district to have programs for industry--recognized certificates, internships and opportunities to earn college or technical school credit.

Committee: Government Reform, Senator Caleb Rowden, Chairman
Date:  Wednesday, April 25
Time:  8:00 a.m.
Room:  SCR 1
HCS HB 1264 - Schroer, Nick
Various provisions to lessen damages that can be awarded for an vehicle-accident injury if the victim was not wearning a seatbelt. Repeal a requirement of proof that failure to wear a seat belt contributed to the injury.
HCS HB 1611 - Trent, Curtis
Impose a ten-year deadline after purchase or lease to bring a lawsuit for damages caused by a defective or unsafe product.
HCS HB 2119 - Mathews, Kirk
Restrict punitive damage awards in lawsuits against employers. Prohibit including a punitive damage claim in the initial pleading. Require a judge's approval to include a punitive damage claim.
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Seniors, Families and Children, Senator David Sater, Chairman
Date:  Wednesday, April 25
Time:  8:00 A.M.
Room:  Senate Lounge
HB 1499 - Dogan, Shamed
Allow a Medicaid recipient who was prescribed a long-acting, reversible contraceptive to transfer it to another Medicaid recipient.
HB 1620 - Rehder, Holly
Exempt entities registered with the Health Department that deals with hypodermic syringes from a law establishing a crime of delivery of drug paraphernalia.
HCS HB 1667 - Swan, Kathy
Make it a rebuttable presumption in a child-custody case that equal parenting time is in the child's best interest.
HCS HB 2105 - Frederick, Keith
Various provisions dealing with opioid addiction and prescription. Create a program for collecting and disposing of unused opioid prescriptions. Develop an information campaign on opioid use and dangers. HA 1 would establish a state prescription drug abuse registry available to health care providers of persons who register themselves.
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Amended 1: 4/24/18 10:08 AM
Committee: Insurance and Banking, Senator Paul Wieland, Chairman
Date:  Wednesday, April 25
Time:  9:07 a.m.
Room:  Bingham Conference Room
The Senate Committee on Insurance and Banking will hold an Executive Session on House Bill 1252 and House Bill 2337. Amended 1: Added House Bill 2337 to Executive Session.
EXECUTIVE SESSION

Committee: Health and Pensions, Senator Rob Schaaf, Chairman
Date:  Wednesday, April 25
Time:  9:30 am
Room:  Bingham Conference Room
Executive Session
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Professional Registration, Senator Jeanie Riddle, Chairwoman
Date:  Wednesday, April 25
Time:  9:30 AM
Room:  Pershing Conference Room
EXECUTIVE SESSION

Committee: Gubernatorial Appointments, Senator Ron Richard, Chairman
Date:  Wednesday, April 25
Time:  12:00 p.m.
Room:  Senate Lounge
APPOINTMENTS: Sherman "Bill" Birkes, Republican, as a member of the Missouri Ethics Commission (Richard) Michael McClaskey, as a member of the Truman State University Board of Governors (Richard) Jeffrey S. Glaser, Republican, as a member of The State Board of Registration for the Healing Arts (Schupp) Luke M. Legrand, as representative to the Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents (Wallingford) Dana Lopez, as a member of the Missouri State Foster Care and Adoption Board (Wasson) Kenneth "Brooks" Miller, as a member of the Truman State University Board of Governors (Wasson) Kenneth L. Lovelace, Republican as a member of the State Soil and Water Districts Commission (Munzlinger) William L. Miller, as student representative to the Missouri State University Board of Governors (Brown) REAPPOINTMENTS: Terra N. Frazier, as a member of the Child Abuse and Neglect Review Board (Richard) Courtney L. Kovachevich, as a member of the Child Abuse and Neglect Review Board (Schupp) Danielle T. Smith, as a member of the Child Abuse and Neglect Review Board (Schupp)
EXECUTIVE SESSION

Committee: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence, Senator Bob Dixon, Chairman
Date:  Wednesday, April 25
Time:  1:00 P.M.
Room:  SCR 2
Executive Session
EXECUTIVE SESSION

Committee: General Laws, Senator Bob Onder, Chairman
Date:  Wednesday, April 25
Time:  1:30pm
Room:  SCR 1
EXECUTIVE SESSION

Amended 1: 4/24/18 10:41 AM
Committee: Joint Committee on Legislative Research - Personnel Subcommittee
Date:  Thursday, April 26
Time:  8:15 AM
Room:  Room 117A (Legislative Research)
Personnel Meeting The meeting will be closed pursuant to Section 610.021(3)

Committee: Veterans and Military Affairs, Senator Denny Hoskins, Chairman
Date:  Thursday, April 26
Time:  9:00am
Room:  SCR 1
Executive Session
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Transportation, Infrastructure and Public Safety, Senator Dave Schatz, Chairman
Date:  Thursday, April 26
Time:  9:15 am
Room:  SCR 2
SB 1019 - Eigel, Bill
Require the Transportation Department consider the complete life-cycle costs in bids for awarding construction contracts.
HCS HB 1591 - Wood, David
Create a crime of violating a no-wake zone by fast boating in a lake. Establish provisions by which owners of property on a lake cove can create a no-wake zone.
HB 2286 - Kelly, Hannah
Expand the definition of local log trucks exempt from a truck-weight restriction.
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Joint Committee on Education, Rep. David Wood, Chairman
Date:  Monday, April 30
Time:  12 noon
Room:  HHR 6
1. Election of Chair and Co-Chair 2. Outgoing Member Recognition 3. Discussion of Interim Activities
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW

Committee: Joint Committee on Public Employee Retirement
Date:  Monday, April 30
Time:  2:00pm
Room:  HHR 5
2nd Quarter Meeting

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