MDN Menu
MDN.ORG Mo. Digital News Missouri Digital News MDN.ORG: Mo. Digital News MDN.ORG: Missouri Digital News

Senate Committee meetings
As of (02/22/2018) at 12:12 PM

Committee: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence, Senator Bob Dixon, Chairman
Date:  Thursday, February 22
Time:  9:30AM
Room:  SCR 1
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY BE HELD ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE
EXECUTIVE SESSION

Committee: Agriculture, Food Production and Outdoor Resources, Senator Brian Munzlinger, Chairman
Date:  Thursday, February 22
Time:  9:45 a.m.
Room:  SCR 2
Executive Session may follow on any bill heard by this committee
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Professional Registration, Senator Jeanie Riddle, Chairwoman
Date:  Monday, February 26
Time:  2:00 PM
Room:  SCR 1
HCS HB 1500 - Dogan, Shamed
Exempt hair braiding from state licensing requirements. Also exempt hairdressing, manicuring and facial treatments given at home to family or friends at no charge.
SB 733 - Sifton, Scott
Adopt a mutli-state compact for recognizing psychologist licenses from other states in the compact for telemedicine.
SB 920 - Riddle, Jeanie
Provide a liability lawsuit protection for real estate agents who fail to provide information about the size or improvements of property for sale, unless the agent knew the information was false.
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Transportation, Infrastructure and Public Safety, Senator Dave Schatz, Chairman
Date:  Monday, February 26
Time:  3:15 pm
Room:  Pershing Conference Room
Executive Session Only
EXECUTIVE SESSION

Committee: Insurance and Banking, Senator Paul Wieland, Chairman
Date:  Tuesday, February 27
Time:  8:05 a.m.
Room:  Senate Lounge
HCS HB 1251 - Plocher, Dean
Provide that in a foreclosure sale, any surplus is first distributed to lien holders before funds are provided to the propery owners.
HB 1879 - Fraker, Lyndall
Various changes in laws governing securities, accounts and investments of government. Expand to all government agencies requiring some deposits be secured. Repeal a requirement for using certified checks. Repeal a requirement that a bid for an account be accompanied with a certified check.
SB 981 - Wieland, Paul
Let a group of political subdivisions that self-insure for workers' compensation coverage change their filed rate classification to the average rate classification, with approval from the Workers' Comensation Division director.
The Senate Committee on Insurance and Banking may vote on Senate Bill 852, Senate Bill 879, Senate Bill 943, Senate Bill 962 and Senate Bill 982.
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Appropriations, Senator Dan Brown, Chairman
Date:  Tuesday, February 27
Time:  8:30 a.m.
Room:  SCR 2
TOPIC: Elected Officials Judiciary Public Defender General Assembly
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Local Government and Elections, Senator Dan Hegeman, Chairman
Date:  Tuesday, February 27
Time:  10:00am or Upon Morning Recess
Room:  Senate Lounge
SB 568 - Cunningham, Mike
Establish provisions by which a county salary commission can raise the salary of the county commissioner or sheriff.
SB 580 - Libla, Doug
Provide that a law or court order requiring a notice to be published in a newspaper can be fulfilled by being placed on a website operated by the secretary of state.
SB 650 - Romine, Gary
Fix the language that a provision that exempts St. Francois County from a requirement to spend 25 percent of the county road and bridge tax in cities located in the county. The current law identifies St. Francois County as a 2nd class county, but it has since become a first class county.
HB 1446 - Eggleston, J.
Allow more cities to not hold an election if the number of candidates who filed for a local nonpartisan position is the same or less than the positions to be filled. Current law allows he election cancellation for cities with a population of 1,000 or fewer. This bill would allow cancellation if the population is 2,000 or fewer.
EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY FOLLOW ON ANY BILL HEARD BY THIS COMMITTEE

Committee: Education, Senator Gary Romine, Chairman
Date:  Tuesday, February 27
Time:  12:00 noon
Room:  SCR 1
HB 1665 - Swan, Kathy
Provide a one-year teaching certificate for a person with professional experience to teach at grade levels no lower than grade nine imder a business-education partnership.
HB 1465 - Cookson, Steve
Let two-year community colleges offer four-year baccalaureate degrees, if approved by the Coordinating Board for Higher Education.
SB 684 - Chappelle-Nadal, Maria
Establish subdistrict elections for a particular school district in St. Louis County.
SB 728 - Wallingford, Wayne
Include school-attendance numbers used for determining state funding to districts include children who are in an early childhood education program provided by an an outside entity that the district had contracted to provide the services.
SB 759 - Schatz, Dave
Prohibit a public university from increasing the tuition of a student for four years after the student's initial enrollment. Require an institution return five persent of its appropriations if it violates the restriction.
Executive Session on: SB 682 - Munzlinger SB 640 - Sater
EXECUTIVE SESSION

Committee: Administration, Senator Ron Richard, Chairman
Date:  Thursday, March 1
Time:  Upon Adjournment.
Room:  Room 326
A vote may be taken to hold a closed meeting pursuant to Section 610.022.2 relating to closed meetings and Section 610.021 (3) relating to personnel matters and Section 610.021 (1) relating to legal matters.
EXECUTIVE SESSION

Committee: Joint Committee on Public Employee Retirement
Date:  Monday, March 5
Time:  3:00pm
Room:  HHR 5
1st Quarter Meeting Presentation of 2018 Annual Report

Missouri Digital News is produced by Missouri Digital News, Inc. -- a non profit organization of current and former journalists.