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House Committee meetings
As of (04/23/2024) at 10:52 AM

Hearing Date Tuesday, April 23, 2024


***Amended***
Committee:Financial Institutions
Chair:Michael O'Donnell (95)
Date:Tuesday, April 23, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note:Removed HB 2790.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2251 - Johnson, Michael
Require the Kansas City Land Bank to file a quiet title action in which the land bank agency has an interest. Current law just authorizes such an action. A land bank acquires real estate abandoned or forclosed for failure to pay tax taxes on the property and then can sell the real estate.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
SS SCS SB 835 --
Sponsor: Crawford, Sandy (Sen-28)
Modifies provisions relating to financial instruments
SB 736 --
Sponsor: Crawford, Sandy (Sen-28)
Modifies provisions relating to the State Treasurer

Committee:General Laws
Chair:Alex Riley (134)
Date:Tuesday, April 23, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 7

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2362 - Myers, Jeff
Requires the flag to be flown at half-staff after the death of a first responder in the line of duty.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
SS SCS SBs 894 & 825 --
Sponsor: Fitzwater, Travis (Sen-10)
Modifies provisions relating to the promotion of business development

Committee:Professional Registration and Licensing
Chair:Jeff Coleman (32)
Date:Tuesday, April 23, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon morning recess (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 1

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1963 - Riley, Alex
Allow, with exceptions, optometrists to use lasers to correct optical problems.

***Amended***
Committee:Special Committee on Education Reform
Chair:Bishop Davidson (130)
Date:Tuesday, April 23, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 3
Note:Added HB 2938 and HB 1672.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2938 - Davidson, Bishop
Creates "Earned Autonomy Schools Waivers" for school districts and enacts other education reform measures. #
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1671 - Matthiesen, Mark
Remove a restriction for tax credits that can be awarded for higher education "empowerment scholarships" that limits the credits to a student who attended a public school.
HB 1672 - Matthiesen, Mark
Repeal an annual requirement for reporting to a school district about a home-schooled child.

***Amended***
Committee:Special Committee on Innovation and Technology
Chair:Chad Perkins (40)
Date:Tuesday, April 23, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:Joint Hearing Room (117)
Note:Removed HB 2835.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1998 - Mann, Doug
Various changes in child labor laws. Add employment requirements for children engaged in online content creation or vlogging.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 2800 - Seitz, Brian
Establishes a right to repair for certain products. #
SB 1039 --
Sponsor: Roberts, Steven (Sen-05)
Creates the Missouri Geospatial Advisory Council

Committee:Healthcare Reform
Chair:Kent Haden (43)
Date:Tuesday, April 23, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:2:00 PM
Location:House Hearing Room 1

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 2115 - Toalson Reisch, Cheri
Allow a certified orthotist and prosthetist to provide devices and services to patients without a referral from a physician.

Hearing Date Wednesday, April 24, 2024


Committee:Government Efficiency and Downsizing
Chair:Jim Murphy (94)
Date:Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:8:30 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 6

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
SS SCS SBs 767 & 1342 --
Sponsor: Thompson Rehder, Holly (Sen-27)
Modifies provisions relating to marriage

Committee:Insurance Policy
Chair:Phil Christofanelli (104)
Date:Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:8:30 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 5

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
SS SCS SB 834 --
Sponsor: Crawford, Sandy (Sen-28)
Enacts provisions relating to the disposition of certain reinsurance contracts
SS SB 1359 --
Sponsor: Trent, Curtis (Sen-20)
Enacts the "Protecting Missouri's Mutual Insurance Companies Act"

Committee:Economic Development
Chair:Brad Hudson (138)
Date:Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:9:00 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 1

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 2479 - Riggs, Louis
Modifies tax incentives for qualified companies to promote industrial manufacturing and infrastructure projects. #

Committee:Fiscal Review
Chair:Dan Houx (54)
Date:Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:9:45 A.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note:Pending bill referrals.

***Corrected***
Committee:Higher Education
Chair:Brenda Shields (11)
Date:Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 5
Note:Time change.

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2673 - Stinnett, Melanie
Modifies provisions relating to the authority to confer degrees at public institutions of higher education. #

Committee:Rules - Legislative Oversight
Chair:Jeff Knight (142)
Date:Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 4

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCS HB 1986 - Thompson, Terry
Increase state funding for various local planning commissions.
HB 1980 - Hinman, Dave
Expand the powers of the St. Louis Firemen's Retirement System. Allow system board members to act as trustees for other retirement plans covering city firefighters.
HB 2457 - Justus, Doyle
Allow taxpayers to deduct research and experimental costs. Legislative staff estimate the loss to state General Revenue as "Unknown, could be substantial" *
HB 2787 - Keathley, Ben
Establishes the "Uniform Restrictive Employment Agreement Act". #

Committee:Transportation Infrastructure
Chair:Cyndi Buchheit-Courtway (115)
Date:Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 7

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 1887 - Thomas, Lisa
Increase the engine size of a motorcyle that 16-year-old can operate with a temporary license.
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HCR 39 -- SUPPORT TO END MOTORCYCLING PROFILING
Sponsor: Chappell, Darin (Rep-137)
Expresses support for actions taken to end motorcycling profiling
HB 2636 - Dinkins, Chris
Specifies the drivers shall stop at railroad crossings for any on-track equipment in addition to trains. #
HB 2214 - Griffith, Dave
Cut to 20 percent the costs due a towing company for towing or storing of an abandoned commerical vehicle if an associate circuit court determines the vehicle was wrongfully taken.
HB 1527 - Buchheit-Courtway, Cyndi
Lower the tax assessment to five percent of value for motor vehicles ten years or older used for non-commercial purposes. Include them in the designation of historic vehicles.

***Amended***
Committee:Workforce and Infrastructure Development
Chair:Louis Riggs (5)
Date:Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:12:00 PM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 6
Note:Added Randell Gelzer as an additional presenter for Boeing. Presentations by John Frederick and Randell Gelzer from Boeing to discuss K-12 initiatives and workforce development partnership with St. Louis Community College and Alex Earls with the Department of Corrections to discuss re-entry programs for prisoners who have finished their prison sentences.

Committee:Special Committee on Policy Review
Chair:Chris Dinkins (144)
Date:Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:2:00 P.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 4
Note:Discussion on the House Policy Handbook.

Committee:Corrections and Public Institutions
Chair:Rudy Veit (59)
Date:Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:4:00 P.M.
Location:House Hearing Room 1

Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
SS SB 900 --
Sponsor: Black, Rusty (Sen-12)
Modifies provisions relating to regional jail districts

Hearing Date Thursday, April 25, 2024


Committee:Crime Prevention and Public Safety
Chair:Lane Roberts (161)
Date:Thursday, April 25, 2024 - Upcoming
Time:8:30 AM or upon adjournment (whichever is later)
Location:House Hearing Room 7

Public Hearings will be conducted for the following bills:
HB 2668 - Thomas, Lisa
Establishes the "Missouri Patrol on Wave Runners Task Force". #
HB 2855 - Hovis, Barry
Modifies provisions relating to county prosecuting attorneys. #
Executive Session will be held on the following bills:
HB 1443 - Smith, Travis
Provide an exemption of crime of hazing if the person made a 911 call about the incident, provided his his name and provided needed assistance until medical assistance, police or campus security arrived. Provide the person with lawsuit immunity for assistance provided, with exceptions.
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