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House Committee Meetings
As of (03/30/2017) at 05:11 AM

Committee:Children and Families
Chair:Franklin, Diane - (Rep-123)
Vice Chair:Neely, Jim - (Rep-8)
Date:Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time:12:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1158 - Franklin, Diane
Require to retain a child abuse report and identifying information if it finds "sufficient evidence" of abuse, but not the perpetrator(s). In such a case, prohibit putting the name of a suspected perpetrator in the child abuse registry.
HB 1081 - Remole, Tim
Require election every six years of the chief juvenile officer in each judicial circuit.

***Amended***
Committee:Corrections and Public Institutions
Chair:Fitzwater, Paul - (Rep-144)
Vice Chair:Roden, Shane - (Rep-111)
Date:Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:Corrected Amended
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCB 7 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: Fitzwater, Paul (Rep-144)
Modifies provisions relating to legal expenses of state agencies

Committee:Ethics
Chair:Cierpiot, Mike - (Rep-30)
Vice Chair:Mitten, Gina - (Rep-83)
Date:Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time:Upon Adjournment
Location:Room 302-A
Note:Pursuant to Article 3, Section 18 of the Missouri Constitution, House Rule 37 & 101, House Resolution 74 and 610.021 (3) RSMO portions of the meeting may be closed.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Fiscal Review
Chair:Haefner, Marsha - (Rep-95)
Vice Chair:Vescovo, Rob - (Rep-112)
Date:Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time:8:30 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

***Corrected***
Committee:Health and Mental Health Policy
Chair:Frederick, Keith - (Rep-121)
Vice Chair:Morris, Lynn - (Rep-140)
Date:Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time:3:40 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:North Gallery
Note:time adjusted Corrected
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCB 6 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: Frederick, Keith (Rep-121)
Modifies provisions relating to the prevention of controlled substance abuse

Committee:Judiciary
Chair:McGaugh, Joe Don - (Rep-39)
Vice Chair:Corlew, Kevin - (Rep-14)
Date:Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time:12:00 PM or Upon Adjournment
Location:South Gallery
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCB 8 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Modifies provisions relating to civil proceedings
HCB 9 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Modifies provisions relating to criminal proceedings

Committee:Local Government
Chair:Fraker, Lyndall - (Rep-137)
Vice Chair:Hannegan, Tom - (Rep-65)
Date:Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCS HB 48 - Lichtenegger, Donna
Expand to cover the city of Jackson a law allowing some local cities to impose a sales tax for public safety, upon voter approval.

Committee:Rules - Legislative Oversight
Chair:Rhoads, Shawn - (Rep-154)
Vice Chair:Dogan, Shamed - (Rep-98)
Date:Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Location:North Gallery
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 352 - Eggleston, J.
Seeks to prohibit state general revenue or local government funds from being appropriated for construction of a sports stadium if 26 of 32 specific states adopt a similar law.
HCS HB 1116 - Shaul, Dan
Re-enact a law prohibiting local government from banning merchants from providing plastic or paper bags.

Committee:Subcommittee on Corrections Workforce Environment and Conduct
Chair:Hansen, Jim - (Rep-40)
Date:Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time:8:15 AM or upon adjournment of the Corrections and Public Institutions Committee meeting
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:The subcommittee will continue to hear testimony from current and former employees of the Department of Corrections.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Workforce Development
Chair:Lauer, Jeanie - (Rep-32)
Vice Chair:Fitzwater, Travis - (Rep-49)
Date:Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time:9:00 AM
Location:South Gallery
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCB 5 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: Lauer, Jeanie (Rep-032)
Creates provisions of law relating to computer programming education



Hearing Date Friday, March 31, 2017
***Amended***
Committee:Legislative Task Force on Dyslexia
Chair:Swan, Kathryn - (Rep-147)
Date:Friday, March 31, 2017
Time:9:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 7
Note:Conference call Amended
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.



Hearing Date Monday, April 3, 2017
Committee:Joint Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect
Chair:
Date:Monday, April 3, 2017
Time:12:00 PM
Location:Senate Committee Room 2
Note:Organizational meeting.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.



Hearing Date Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Committee:Agriculture Policy
Chair:Houghton, Jay - (Rep-43)
Vice Chair:Rone, Don - (Rep-149)
Date:Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Time:12:00 PM or upon the conclusion of morning session (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

HCR 49 -- MISSOURI RIVER
Sponsor: McGaugh, Joe Don (Rep-039)
Reaffirms Missouri's support of flood control and navigation being the dominant Congressionally authorized purposes for operation of the Missouri River
HB 176 - Reiboldt, Bill
Reduce the penalty for allowing loose livestock. Allow waiter for the costs of maintenance for a captured trespassing animal.
HB 965 - Frederick, Keith
Repeal the right of the Hazardous Waste Management Commission to adopt regulations more stringent than federal rules that deal with zinc fertilizers.
HB 1114 - Fitzwater, Paul
Expand the definition of local log trucks exempt from a truck-weight restriction.
HB 1224 - Brattin, Rick
Allow agricultural machinery on state highways during the day during harvest and planting seasons.
HB 975 - Houghton, Jay
Change the definition of livestock under a couple of laws regulating livestock. The bill just adds the word "buffalo" with "bison." The current term buffalo actually means just water buffalo.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1036 - Black, Rusty
Restrict the Tax Commission from raising the productivity estimate of agricultural property upon which property taxes are based.

Committee:Crime Prevention and Public Safety
Chair:Phillips, Don - (Rep-138)
Vice Chair:Hill, Justin - (Rep-108)
Date:Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1124 - Trent, Curtis
Exempt from the public records law records maintained by fire departments and districts that are subject to being losed under the federal health law HIPAA - Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.
HB 1133 - Corlew, Kevin
Various changes in the Criminal Code that defines various crimes and penalties. Legislative staff describe it as "clean-up language."
HB 1044 - Lauer, Jeanie
Various provisions involving emergency medical technicans. Provide soveriegn immunity lawsuit protection for elected EMS directors. Let some EMTs make decisions about temporary holds for transfer to a medical facility of an incapacitated person.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 360 - Newman, Stacey
Make it a crime to make a false reports that causes a public school to take security actions.

Committee:Government Efficiency
Chair:Johnson, Delus - (Rep-9)
Vice Chair:Matthiesen, Mark - (Rep-70)
Date:Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Time:12:00 PM or Upon Adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:South Gallery
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
SCS SB 82 - Dixon, Bob
Various changes in the functions of the Joint Committee on Legislative Research. Eliminate providing free copies of the Revised Statutes of Missouri to legislators, courts, prosecuting attorneys and sheriffs.

Committee:Subcommittee on Urban Community Economic Development
Chair:Dunn, Randy - (Rep-23)
Date:Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Time:6 PM or upon adjournment
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Organizational Meeting
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Committee:Veterans
Chair:Davis, Charlie - (Rep-162)
Vice Chair:Wilson, Kenneth - (Rep-12)
Date:Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Time:8:00 AM
Location:House Hearing Room 1
Note:
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HR 398 -- NOTITLE
Sponsor: Conway, Pat (Rep-010)
Urges the United States Congress and the State of Missouri to move the celebration of Veterans Day to coincide with Election Day in even numbered years
HB 898 - Davis, Charlie
Impose additional requirements for the adjutant general of the National Guard. Require that he have a federally-recognized rank of lieutenant colonel or higher for at least one year prior to apppointment. Also require the person be a commission officer of Missouri's National Guard.
HB 946 - Basye, Chuck
Limit the tuition and fees a public university can charge a3compat fee to 30 percent.



Hearing Date Monday, May 1, 2017
Committee:Joint Committee on Education
Chair:Romine, Gary - (Sen-03)
Vice Chair:Wood, David - (Rep-58)
Date:Monday, May 1, 2017
Time:12:30 PM
Location:Senate Committee Room 2
Note:1. Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) will present a draft state response to the Federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). 2. Elections of JCED Chair and Co-Chair 3. Discuss possible JCED interim projects.
Executive session may be held on any matter referred to the committee.


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