Legislative Update 3-15-19

3-15 Legislative Update LEGISLATIVE UPDATE WEEK ENDED 3/15/19 The main work for the next few weeks will be committee hearings with priority bills likely to come out first.  Changes from last week are in red.  The hearings for House and Senate Joint Resolutions related to City/County reorganization may all be held on Wednesday, March 27.  […]

Legislative Update 3-8-2019

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE WEEK ENDED 3/8/19   The main work for the next few weeks will be committee hearings with priority bills likely to come out first.  Changes from last week are in red.    Court Bills HB 67 (Plocher) – allows a court to order credit for time served when an individual has been held […]

Legislative Update 3-2-2019

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE WEEK ENDED 3/1/19 The main work for the next few weeks will be committee hearings with priority bills likely to come out first.  Changes from last week are in red.  Court Bills   HB 67 (Plocher) – allows a court to order credit for time served when an individual has been held in […]

Legislative Update 2-21-2019

2-22 Legislative UpdateThe main work for the next few weeks will be committee hearings with priority bills likely to come out first.  Changes from last week are in red.  The House Downsizing Government Committee will hear HB 81 (St. Louis County police departments and HB 473 (prohibits regulating home occupations) at 6:00 pm on Monday.  […]

2019 Legislative Priorities

Printable PDF Legislative Priorities   2019 Legislative Priorities   Failure to Appear – Senate Bill 5 passed in 2015 prohibits municipal courts from imposing penalties on defendants who fail to appear in court (RSMO 479.360(6)).  Restoration of the authority of municipal courts to induce compliance with bench warrants for the failure to appear is essential to […]