Legislative Actions | Governor Jay Nixon

Legislative Actions

Legislation Summary

Appropriates money for supplemental purposes

04/23/2014: Signed by Governor Nixon

Excuses breastfeeding mothers from jury service

04/03/2014: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to municipal utility poles

03/20/2014: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to wireless communications infrastructure deployment

03/20/2014: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to right-of-way of political subdivisions

03/20/2014: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to communications services

03/20/2014: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires health benefit plans to establish equal out of pocket costs for covered oral and intravenously administered chemotherapy medications

03/19/2014: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows a person with a physical disability or a member of the armed forces on active duty filing a declaration of candidacy by certified mail to designate a representative for the ballot order random drawing

02/19/2014: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the enforcement and servicing of real estate loans

07/14/2013: Allowed to go into effect pursuant to Article 3, Section 31 of the Missouri Constitution

Establishes requirements for the administration of RU-486 or any other abortion-inducing drug or chemical

07/14/2013: Allowed to go into effect pursuant to Article 3, Section 31 of the Missouri Constitution

Provides that a Highway Patrol fund include money for the maintenance of Highway Patrol vehicles, watercraft, and aircraft and be used for the maintenance of such items.

07/14/2013: Allowed to go into effect pursuant to Article 3, Section 31 of the Missouri Constitution

Establishes requirements for the administration of RU-486 or any other abortion-inducing drug or chemical

07/14/2013:

Establishes the School Construction Act which exempts construction and maintenance work done for certain school districts from the prevailing wage rate requirement upon the school board's approval

07/14/2013: Allowed to go into effect pursuant to Article 3, Section 31 of the Missouri Constitution

Requires collectors in all counties, except for counties under township organization, to mail or electronically send property tax bills 30 days before the taxes are delinquent

07/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding county government account audits and specifies that the expenses incurred by the State Auditor while conducting the audit must be paid for by the county or county commission

07/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding elections, including writs of election, vacancies in statewide offices, elimination of certain primary elections in third class cities, the date of the presidential primary, and the automatic recount of votes

07/12/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Raises the fees a lender can charge for certain loans

07/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to health insurance

07/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Reduces the membership of the Kansas City School District board of education

07/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to county sheriffs, school protection officers, and creates procedures and policies for unpaid debts to county jails

07/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to firearms, sheriffs, intruder training and gun safety in public schools, source documents for driver's licenses, knives, and concealed carry permits

07/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies duties of boards of education

07/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding amended property tax rate filings with the Office of the State Auditor and repeals the expiration date of the provision requiring certain counties and the City of St. Louis to deduct a percentage of property taxes collections for assessment costs

07/12/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon
09/11/2013: General Assembly voted to override veto

Designates the Land Survey Program headquarters as the "Robert E. Myers Building"

07/12/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon
09/11/2013: General Assembly voted to override veto

Authorizes any county commission, municipality, or fire protection district to adopt an order or ordinance, including a burn ban order, regarding its emergency management functions as they relate to a natural or man-made disaster

07/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to transportation

07/11/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Advisory Council on the Education of Gifted and Talented Children and the Career and Technical Education Advisory Council

07/11/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows school districts to authorize and commission school officers to enforce laws relating to crimes committed on school grounds, at school activities, and on school buses

07/11/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes Pettis County to use revenue from the county's transient guest tax on salaries

07/11/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Department of Economic Development to establish the Missouri Works Training Program to assist qualified companies with the training of employees in new or retained jobs

07/11/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates the Innovation Education Campus Fund and recognizes the University of Central Missouri's Missouri Innovation Campus

07/11/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the name of Linn State Technical College to State Technical College of Missouri

07/11/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes funeral establishments to release information to veterans' service organizations for military burial and modifies provisions relating to the registering and issuance of death certificates

07/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law relating to uniformed military and overseas voters

07/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to veterans and members of the military

07/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the creation of veterans treatment courts

07/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to military affairs

07/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows a municipality to adopt a resolution or ordinance that allows all-terrain and utility vehicles to operate on the streets and highways under its jurisdiction

07/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to ratemaking for gas corporations

07/10/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Designates the new bridge on Interstate 70 crossing the Mississippi River between Missouri and Illinois as the "Stan Musial Memorial Bridge" if the State of Illinois also makes the designation

07/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the State Treasurer to make certain information available to the public in order to facilitate the identification of the original owner of military medals deemed to be abandoned property

07/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows an exemption from the proof of residency or domicile requirement to register a child for school whose parent or guardian is serving on specified active duty military orders.

07/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law relating to workers' compensation

07/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes's Chloe's Law which requires newborn screenings for critical congenital heart disease

07/09/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding child abuse and neglect

07/09/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the insurance identification card that contains proof of insurance information for a motor vehicle and certain policies and endorsements to be available electronically

07/09/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to child abuse and neglect including the Safe Place for Newborns Act

07/09/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to professional licenses

07/08/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Updates provisions relating to public assistance fraud and abuse

07/08/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows certain nursing home districts to establish senior housing and modifies provisions relating to health information organizations

07/08/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various public assistance provisions including MO HealthNet dental, home and community based referrals, MAGI for MO HealthNet eligibility and extends Ticket-to-Work

07/08/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding MO HealthNet benefits

07/08/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires actuarial analyses to be performed to determine potential costs of instituting oral anti-cancer parity and eating disorders mandate

07/08/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Uniform Wireless Communications Infrastructure Deployment Act

07/05/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows specified telecommunication companies to seek a waiver for the maximum price cap regulations from the Missouri Public Service Commission in the same manner as for other rules and regulations

07/05/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding firearms

07/05/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Second Amendment Preservation Act which rejects all federal acts that infringe on a Missouri citizens' rights under the Second Amendment of the United States Constitution

07/05/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to elections

07/05/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to taxation, economic development, political subdivision, and motor vehicles

07/05/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Volunteer Health Services Act to allow for licensed health care professionals to provide volunteer services for a sponsoring organization

07/03/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon
09/11/2013: General Assembly voted to override veto

Modifies provisions relating to electronic monitoring of criminal defendants and DWI courts

07/03/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires uninsured motorists to forfeit recovery of non-economic damages under certain circumstances

07/03/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon
09/11/2013: General Assembly voted to override veto

Allows the Missouri Supreme Court to make permanent transfers of a circuit judge or associate circuit judge position from one circuit to another as needed with certain restrictions

07/03/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes procedures to follow in child custody and visitation cases for military personnel

07/03/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon
09/11/2013: General Assembly voted to override veto

Specifies that the exclusion from eligibility in any demand-side program offered by an electrical corporation of certain tax credits will not apply to low-income programs and their participants

07/03/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the judicial process, including provisions relating to motorcycle brake lights

07/03/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the custody and visitation rights of a deploying military parent

07/03/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to develop guidelines for the training of school employees in the care needed for students with diabetes

07/03/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows for certain neighborhood youth development programs to be exempt from child care licensing requirements

07/03/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the Missouri Public Service Commission to intervene in federal administrative, regulatory, and judicial hearings on behalf of the state

07/03/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Adds the prosecutor of the jurisdiction into which a sexually violent predator is to be released to the list of those who must be served the offender's petition for conditional release over specified objections

07/03/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the requirements for hospital licensure and inspections

07/02/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to agriculture

07/02/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Revises the definition of "eggs" as it relates to the regulation of the sale of eggs to include the eggs of a domesticated turkey, duck, goose, or guinea that are intended for human consumption

07/02/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Missouri State Employee Retirement System and the Missouri Department of Transportation and Highway Patrol Employees' Retirement System

07/02/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows members of public governmental bodies to cast roll call votes in a meeting if the member is participating via videoconferencing

07/02/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon
09/11/2013: General Assembly voted to override veto

Modifies provisions regarding bankruptcy, child custody, adoptions, and child support administrative proceedings as well as court surcharges, court costs, and judicial personnel

07/02/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to agriculture

07/02/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding judicial procedures

07/02/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding certain residential real estate loan violations

07/02/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon
09/11/2013: General Assembly voted to override veto

Requires the Division of Workers' Compensation to develop and maintain a workers' compensation claims database

07/02/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding unemployment compensation

07/02/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the qualifications for a candidate for county treasurer or county collector-treasurer

07/02/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Redefines "misconduct" and "good cause" for the purposes of disqualification from unemployment benefits

07/02/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provision relating to administrative child support orders

07/01/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to civil commitment of sexually violent predators

07/01/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits the state and political subdivisions from implementing policies affecting property rights and from entering into certain relationships with organizations

07/01/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding petition circulators and the duties of the Secretary of State regarding initiative and referendum petitions

07/01/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the collection of special assessments and delinquent property taxes

07/01/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to crimes and law enforcement officers and agencies

07/01/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Allows a limited liability company to establish a designated series of members, managers, and company interests having separate rights and duties regarding specified property

07/01/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits any state or local governmental entity; public building, park, or school; or public setting or place from banning or restricting the practice, mention, celebration, or discussion of any federal holiday

07/01/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon
09/11/2013: General Assembly voted to override veto

Prohibits the Department of Revenue from retaining copies of source documents used to obtain driver's licenses and nondriver's licenses

07/01/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to neighborhood improvement districts and delinquent property taxes

07/01/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Office of Administration, Department of Transportation, and Department of Public Safety

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Mental Health, Board of Public Buildings, and Department of Health and Senior Services

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Agriculture, Department of Natural Resources, and Department of Conservation

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for capital improvement projects

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Public Safety

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits political activity restrictions on first responders and modifies current political activity restrictions on the Kansas City Police Department

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Corrections

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, and distributions of the Department of Social Services

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of statewide elected officials, the Judiciary, Office of the State Public Defender, and General Assembly

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for real property leases and related services

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for capital improvement and other purposes as provided in Article IV, Section 28

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law relating to mechanics' liens for rental machinery and equipment

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the State Board of Education and Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for capital improvement projects involving the maintenance, repair, replacement, and improvement of state buildings and facilities

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money to the Board of Fund Commissioners

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding shares in credit unions

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Higher Education

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates an income tax return check-off program to provide funds for CureSearch for Children's Cancer

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Revenue and Department of Transportation

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the city of Farmington to put ordinances to a vote of the people before they are finally passed

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses and distributions of the departments of Economic Development; Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration; and Labor and Industrial Relations

06/28/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Prohibits any requirement that pharmacies carry a specific drug or device and modifies the scope of practice of physician assistants

06/27/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to the regulation of motor vehicles

06/27/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the owner of a property-carrying commercial motor vehicle to request and be issued two license plates

06/27/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Recognizes psychological stress as an occupational disease for paid police officers of a paid police department certified under Chapter 590 if a direct causal relationship is established

06/27/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes a county to amend its budget twice during a fiscal year when there are certain specified circumstances

06/27/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Police Retirement System of St. Louis

06/27/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the expiration date of the Division of Tourism Supplemental Revenue Fund from the year 2015 to 2020

06/27/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that no political subdivision must prohibit any first responder from engaging in any political activity while off duty and not in uniform unless otherwise prohibited by state or federal law

06/27/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires Department of Revenue to notify insurers of any discovered motor vehicle owners and lienholders so that insurers can notify owners and lienholders of their intent to obtain salvage titles or junking certificates

06/26/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows an insurer that purchases a motor vehicle or trailer, subject to a lien, through the claims adjustment process to apply for a salvage title or junking certificate without obtaining a lien release

06/26/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the regulation of motor vehicles

06/26/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes motorcycles to be equipped with a means of varying the brightness of the vehicle's brake light for up to five seconds upon application of the vehicle's brakes

06/26/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the disposition of personal property

06/26/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the law regarding secured transactions under the Uniform Commercial Code

06/25/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding portable electronics insurance coverage

06/25/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Exempts fire protection districts in certain counties from the prohibition of a person being a director on a fire protection district board while also holding any office or employment under the state or any political subdivision

06/25/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires parity between the out-of-pocket expenses charged for physical therapist services and the out-of-pocket expenses charged for similar services provided by primary care physicians

06/25/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the Mental Health Employment Disqualification Registry

06/25/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Repeals the requirement that paid-in surplus distributions must be identified as liquidating dividends and the amount per share must be disclosed to shareholders when it is paid

06/25/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions contained in the Port Improvement District Act

06/25/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires authorization for certain labor unions to use dues and fees to make political contributions and requires consent for withholding earnings from paychecks

06/25/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Adds to the list of legal guardians of a child who may receive subsidies

06/25/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows for higher education or armed services visits for children in foster care or in the Division of Youth Services and raises the age limit for foster care re-entry

06/13/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Raises the age limit for when a youth may reenter into foster care

06/13/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions related to juvenile offenders who have been certified as adults and found guilty in a court of general jurisdiction

06/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Designates the month of May as "Motorcycle Awareness Month"

06/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the accreditation requirements for reinsurance companies and specifies when an insurance company can take credit or reduce liability due to reinsurance

06/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires a health carrier that provides coverage for prescription eye drops to cover a refill without regard to a restriction for an early refill if it is authorized by the prescribing health care provider

06/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies current provisions relating to tuberculosis treatment and prevention and provides for meningococcal disease information

06/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to individuals with mental disabilities and establishes PKS Awareness Day

06/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to liquor control laws

06/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Combines the parking enforcement division and parking meter division in the City of St. Louis into a parking division

06/12/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Broad-Based Tax Relief Act of 2013 that reduces the tax on corporate business income and business income for sole proprietors, partners, and shareholders in S-corporations

06/05/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Specifies how courts may rule in contractual disputes involving the law of other countries and jurisdictional issues involving other countries

06/03/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Designates the month of November as Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month in Missouri

05/31/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the expiration date of certain provisions of the Open Meetings and Records Law

05/31/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law relating to residential real estate loan reporting

05/17/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the regulation of the Missouri Property and Casualty Insurance Association and the Missouri Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association

05/17/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law regarding the accreditation requirements for reinsurance companies and specifies when insurers can take credit or reduce liability due to reinsurance

05/17/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Requires an applicant for a marital and family therapist license to show a master's or doctoral degree from a Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy accredited program

05/17/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Exempts certain telecommunications companies from Public Service Commission price caps

05/17/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies Missouri's captive insurance law to allow for the formation of sponsored captive insurance companies and other ancillary matters

05/16/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Missouri Board of Nursing Home Administrators to notify, instead of mail, an applicant when it is time for license renewal

05/16/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the Board of Pharmacy to test the drugs possessed by licensees

05/16/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Regulates the sale of travel insurance and establishes a limited lines travel insurance producer licensure system

05/16/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the Public Service Commission to publish certain papers, studies, reports, decisions and orders electronically

05/16/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows hospital districts to permit higher education institutions to use space for health care education or training

05/16/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows certain third class cities to eliminate any primary election for the office of mayor and councilman

05/15/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Eliminates the renter's portion of the Senior Citizens Property Tax Credit and creates the Missouri Senior Services Protection Fund

05/14/2013: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Exempts farm work performed by children under 16 from certain child labor requirements

05/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the definition of eggs

05/10/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Eliminates state and local use taxes on motor vehicle sales and modifies state and local sales taxes on such purchases

04/19/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for supplemental purposes

04/11/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates a tax credit to attract amateur sporting events to the state

03/29/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions of law regarding certain benevolent tax credits

03/29/2013: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the judiciary

07/14/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions regarding administrative rules and licensure and inspection of hospitals

07/13/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the termination of all administrative rules based on the time of promulgation and allows an agency to repromulgate a rule that is set to terminate

07/13/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Repeals provisions and sections of law regarding unfunded and obsolete programs and establishes expiration dates for specified provisions

07/13/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

epeals the requirement that certain irrevocable standby letters of credit possess the highest rating issued by specified nationally recognized agencies to be acceptable collateral for public deposits

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the Adjutant General to waive the age limit for service in the state militia and repeals a complaint procedure for the state militia

07/12/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Establishes procedure for resetting billboards during periods of highway construction

07/12/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to the regulation of transportation

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows a pharmacy to sell, purchase, or trade legend drugs to other pharmacies under certain conditions

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the expiration of the provisions regarding the sales tax exemption on the sale of aviation jet fuel

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to transportation

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding motor vehicles

07/12/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Provides protection for the religious beliefs and moral convictions of certain persons and health care entities

07/12/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon
09/12/2012: General Assembly voted to override veto

Repeals the provision that requires a political party's emblem to be printed on an election ballot above the party caption

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires dogs and cats to be vaccinated against rabies

07/12/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to transportation

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law relating to financial institutions, school funds, private roads, real estate appraisal, agricultural education programs, liens, and state purchasing preferences

07/12/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Extends the expiration date of the Statewide Court Automation Fund to September 1, 2018, and requires the Court Automation Committee to complete its duties by September 1, 2020

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

hanges the laws regarding the maintenance of private roads and real estate appraisers and appraisal management companies

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law relating to elections, law enforcement districts, and transit authority taxes

07/12/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Fair Ballot Access Act by repealing the provision which requires a petition to form a new political party to contain the name of a resident of each Congressional district

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the judiciary

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies what is considered to be a franchise between alcohol wholesalers and suppliers

07/12/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding child custody, visitation rights, and adoption

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the Adjutant General to waive the maximum age requirement for a member of the state militia

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows certain third class cities to cancel any primary election for the office of mayor and councilman

07/12/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding liability for reporting insurance fraud

07/12/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to crimes committed against the elderly and disabled

07/11/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding certain public officials

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the authorization for the Department of Natural Resources to impose fees regarding the federal Safe Drinking Water Act from September 1, 2012, to September 1, 201

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes a peer review process for services provided by a licensed architect, landscape architect, professional land surveyor, or professional engineer

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that an employee subject to workers' compensation provisions must be released from all liability for personal injury or death to a co-employee due to an accident or occupational disease

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the Governor to convey state property located in the City of Macon to the State Highways and Transportation Commission

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires school districts to include in their school accountability report cards whether they have a gifted education program and the percentage and number of students enrolled

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Missouri Electronic Prior Authorization Committee and pilot program

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding unlicensed child care providers, paternity proceedings, and bail bonds and establishes Sam Pratt's Law

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to county purchases

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies law with respect to motor vehicles and outboard motor titles

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies fund transfers between retirement systems, modifies retirement for certain public officials, and sets interest paid on member contributions at T-Bill rate

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law governing liens

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding salvage motor vehicles

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding excursion gambling boat licenses

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Oversight Division of the Committee on Legislative Research to conduct program evaluations of state agencies, including budget transparency and accountability

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to weapons

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Enacts the "House of Worship Protection Act"

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the authorization for the collection of fees for hazardous substances in the workplace to August 28, 2022, and allows a Tier II filer to have the Emergency Response Commission distribute its report

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding financial transactions including the investment of certain public funds, the perfection of security interests, and residential mortgage loan brokers

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies and creates provisions relating to state and local standards

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding motor carriers and the transportation of household goods and requires a municipality to allow commercial vehicles access to any road in the state highway system

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Commissioner of the Office of Administration or other state purchasing agent to give a preference for forest products and bricks produced in Missouri whenever bids are comparable

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding Sunday liquor sales

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding sales taxes

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the Governor to transfer certain pieces of real estate located throughout the state of Missouri to the State Highways and Transportation Commission

07/10/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding property exempt from attachment

07/09/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to the regulation of transportation

07/09/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the age when the juvenile court will have jurisdiction over a child involving a state or local traffic violation from a child up to 15 1/2 years of age to a child up to 15 years of age

07/09/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the City of Kansas City to establish a land bank agency for the management, sale, transfer, and other disposition of tax delinquent land to return it to specified effective use

07/09/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to DNA profiling by the Missouri State Highway Patrol crime lab and the DNA Profiling Analysis Fund

07/09/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to animals and agriculture

07/09/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Designates a portion of Interstate 29 in Platte County as the "Trooper Fred F. Guthrie Jr. Memorial Highway"

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires telecommunications carriers and certain commercial mobile service providers to provide caller location information in certain emergency situations

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows 13 or more persons to form a company to issue life insurance policies outside of the United States under specified conditions

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Designates Vietnam Veterans Day and Veterans of Operation Iraq/ Enduring Freedom Day and authorizes the presentation of specified Missouri National Guard ribbons and an Order of the Minuteman Award

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the "Don't Tread on Me" special license plate

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Exempts St. Francois County from a requirement that certain amounts of money from the county's special road and bridge tax be spent in certain areas

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that the county commission must appoint an interim county official when there is a vacancy in the office of county clerk, collector, or assessor

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes commissioners of certain road districts, upon majority vote, to be compensated up to $100 per month for their services

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the State Highway Patrol to sell surplus watercraft, watercraft motors, and trailers as well as vehicles

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires a leave to be granted to state employees and certain other employees who are members of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary when performing authorized military duties.

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Sentencing and Corrections Oversight Commission and changes the laws regarding criminal offenders under the supervision of the Department of Corrections

07/06/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the classification of time-share units for property tax purposes from commercial to residential based on a specified ratio of the nights rented compared to the nights available

07/05/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Transfers the administration of special education due process hearings from the State Board of Education to the Administrative Hearing Commission

07/05/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires that the date services for remuneration were first performed by a newly-hired employee be included on his or her withholding form

07/05/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits a state employee working in a maximum or medium security mental health facility from being required to work more than 12 hours in any 24-hour period

07/05/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the transfer of property by certain state universities

07/05/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to higher education

07/05/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows a school nurse or other trained employee to administer asthma-related rescue medication to a student experiencing an asthma attack

07/05/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Commissioner of the Office of Administration to develop a statewide system or to contract with any third party to allow all state agencies and departments to accept electronic payments

07/05/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the period of time that a biodiesel producer is eligible to receive payment from the Missouri Qualified Biodiesel Producer Incentive Fund due to a lack of appropriations

07/05/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the name of the Heroes at Home Program to the Show-Me Heroes Program and adds spouses of active duty United States military personnel to those eligible to receive its services

07/02/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to charter schools

06/27/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the income tax deduction for job creation by small businesses

06/27/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding travel hardships for public school students

06/27/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Allows certains state-licensed foster parents to purchase health insurance from the Missouri Consolidated Health Care Plan at the premium rate established for state employees

06/25/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires schools to implement specified criteria regarding the enrollment and educational success of foster care children

06/25/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Developmental Disability Care Provider Tax Credit Program and changes the laws regarding the Residential Treatment Agency Tax Credit Program

06/25/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of statewide elected officials, the Judiciary, Office of the State Public Defender, and General Assembly

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Agriculture, Department of Natural Resources, and Department of Conservation.

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for real property leases and related services

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money to the Board of Fund Commissioners

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Higher Education

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Revenue and Department of Transportation

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Office of Administration, Department of Transportation, and Department of Public Safety

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses and distributions of the departments of Economic Development; Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration; and Labor and Industrial Relations

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Public Safety

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Corrections

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, and distributions of the Department of Social Services

06/22/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Mental Health, Board of Public Buildings, and Department of Health and Senior Services

06/21/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Restructures the statutes based on executive branch reorganizations

06/20/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Requires that certain pain management techniques be performed by licensed physicians

06/18/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits a large water user from conveying water withdrawn or diverted from the Southeast Missouri Regional Water District to a location outside the district if it interferes with another major user

06/18/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows a retiree of the Missouri Local Government Employees' Retirement System to have his or her health insurance or long-term care insurance premium deducted from his or her retirement allowance

06/18/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the State Board of Education and Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

06/17/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the state's No-call List by allowing a person to place his or her cell phone number on the list

06/14/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies references to fireworks classifications

06/11/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Adds additional duties to those of the Coordinating Board for Higher Education within the Department of Higher Education and gives it authority to charge for specific services

06/07/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits cities from restricting veterans organizations from operating re-sale shops in certain areas

05/30/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the use of gaming and tobacco settlement moneys

05/30/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for supplemental purposes for several departments, offices of state government, payment of various claims for refunds, for persons, firms, corporations ,other purposes ,transfer money among funds

04/27/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the length of school board terms for certain school districts that became urban districts because of the 2010 census

04/02/2012: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding unlawful discriminatory employment practices as they relate to the Missouri Human Rights Act and establishes the Whistleblower Protection Act

03/16/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law relating to workers' compensation

03/16/2012: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to communications between school district employees and students

10/21/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Missouri Science and Innovation Reinvestment Act

10/21/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Repeals the provisions allowing the State Treasurer to invest in any linked deposit for specified purposes only for certain time periods

07/22/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding telecommunications as they relate to the carrier of last resort obligations

07/22/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Adds certain licensed professional counselors to the list of persons who can report anyone diagnosed or assessed with a condition that may prevent the safe operation of a motor vehicle

07/17/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Recognition of every third week in June as Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy Week

07/17/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Nursing Education Incentive Program and authorizes a nonrenewable advanced placement grant to certain recipients of financial aid under the A+ Schools or Access Missouri programs

07/16/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Public School Retirement System of Kansas City

07/16/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding controlled substances

07/14/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires sexual assault offenders to complete certain programs prior to being eligible for parole and prohibits them from living near child care facilities

07/14/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates the Amy Hestir Student Protection Act and establishes the Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Abuse of Children

07/14/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the spouse of certain active military members to be eligible for unemployment benefits and to receive a temporary courtesy license to practice his or her occupation or profession in this state

07/14/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Repeals the authority of certain state university boards to convey or transfer property without authorization from the General Assembly and authorizes the Governor to convey certain state properties

07/14/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that no abortion of a viable unborn child can be performed or induced except in certain specified situations

07/14/2011: Allowed to go into effect pursuant to Article 3, Section 31 of the Missouri Constitution

Removes the expiration and termination dates for the provisions which allow an individual or corporation to designate part of a tax refund to the Missouri Military Family Relief Fund

07/14/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to abortion with respect to viability

07/14/2011: Allowed to go into effect pursuant to Article 3, Section 31 of the Missouri Constitution

Renames the Heroes Way Interstate Interchange Designation Program as the Heroes Way Interchange Designation Program and designates several memorial highways and bridges

07/14/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes Missouri to adopt the provisions of the Health Care Compact to improve health care policy by returning the authority to regulate health care to the state legislatures

07/14/2011: Allowed to go into effect pursuant to Article 3, Section 31 of the Missouri Constitution

Establishes the Interscholastic Youth Sports Brain Injury Prevention Act which requires the Department of Health and Senior Services to develop guidelines on the risk of concussion and brain injury

07/13/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Classifies sawmills and planing mills as agricultural and horticultural property for tax purposes

07/13/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires any board, commission, committee, council, or office in the Division of Professional Registration to notify any known current employer of a change in a licensee's license or discipline status

07/13/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes a person or corporation to designate a tax refund to the Developmental Disabilities Waiting List Equity Trust Fund and the American Red Cross Fund

07/12/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding foster care and adoption and establishes the Missouri State Foster Care and Adoption Board and a task force on foster care recruitment, licensing, and retention

07/12/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding individuals with disabilities

07/12/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding human trafficking

07/12/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to domestic violence

07/12/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding health care

07/12/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires certain applicants for and recipients of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program benefits to be tested for illegal drug use and the benefit card to include a photo of the recipient or payee

07/12/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes a task force on foster care recuitment, licensing, and retention and the Missouri State Foster Care and Adoption Board and changes the laws regarding parental rights and foster care placements

07/12/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding deposits into the State Park Earnings Fund, notice requirements of the Clean Water Commission, and certain water pollution control fees

07/11/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Missouri Farmland Trust Act to receive donated land to preserve it as farmland and provide beginning farmers an opportunity to farm through low and variable cost leases on the land

07/11/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the disciplinary authority of the Board of Pharmacy, defines the term legend drug for the purpose of certain pharmacy statutes, and grants exemption from sales tax for certain medical equipment and drugs

07/11/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes an individual or corporation to designate all or a portion of his or her income tax refund to the Organ Donor Program or to send a separate check with the payment of his or her taxes

07/11/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions pertaining to agriculture

07/11/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates Missouri cooperative associations and modifies the law relating to the conversion of certain business organizations

07/11/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies what information is required in a petition for guardianship for a minor or an incapacitated person, adopts the Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act and modifies procedures for ordering autopsies

07/11/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding special license plates, nondriver's licenses, municipal streets, and household goods motor carrier regulations

07/08/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Conveys certain property owned by the state

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows any winery, distiller, manufacturer, wholesaler, or brewer or designated employee to provide beverage samples on certain licensed retail premises for tasting purposes

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding public employee retirement

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Department of Health and Senior Services to post on its web site resources relating to umbilical cord blood

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding firearms, ammunition, and concealed carry endorsements

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Eliminates, combines, and revises certain state boards, commissions, committees, and councils; and changes the laws regarding articles of incorporation by business entities

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding judicial procedures

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies numerous laws relating to elections and public contracts

07/08/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Allows the Department of Revenue to issue specified special license plates for any vehicle except an apportioned motor vehicle or a commercial motor vehicle in excess of 18,000 pounds gross weight

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Missouri State Transit Assistance Program to provide state financial assistance to defray the operating and capital costs incurred by public mass transportation service providers

07/08/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Requires courts to transfer certain cases upon the request of the public administrator and specifies that certain political subdivision associations are not required to solicit competitive bids when procuring risk coverages

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Increases the minimum value of county property that the auditor in a charter county must annually inventory

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that a telecommunications company may elect to be exempt from certain rules if giving written notice to the Missouri Public Service Commission

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions regarding power of attorneys, the Uniform Trust Code, the Uniform Principal and Income Act, guardianship, and enacts a provision regarding the transfer of tenancy by the entireties property to certain trusts

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows an election authority to use an electronic voter identification system or electronic signature pad to verify voter identification information at a polling place

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the sunset on the Basic Civil Legal Services Fund

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the Highways and Transportation Commission to enter into infrastructure improvement agreements to reimburse funds advanced for the benefit of a county, political subdivision, or private entity

07/08/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Expands the types of directional signs which may be erected within highway right-of-ways and creates numerous memorial highway designations

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the state or any political subdivision or agency of the state to transfer ownership of used tires, scrap tires, or tire shred to a private entity for disposal or recycling under certain conditions

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Police Retirement System of Kansas City and the Civilian Employees' Retirement System of the Police Department of Kansas City

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the expiration date of the provisions regarding the Basic Civil Legal Services Fund from December 31, 2012, to December 31, 2018

07/08/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the Missouri Dental Board to issue a limited teaching license to a dentist employed as an instructor in an accredited dental school located in this state

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions regarding power of attorneys, the Uniform Trust Code, the Uniform Principal and Income Act, guardianship, and enacts a provision regarding the transfer of tenancy by the entireties property to certain trusts

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Conveys certain state property in St. Francois County and the City of Cape Girardeau

07/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes commissioners of certain road districts to be compensated for their services and specifies that risk coverages procured by certain political subdivisions will not require competitive bids

07/08/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies liens for certain design professionals and the statute of limitations for actions against land surveyors

07/08/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding health insurance benefits for state employees

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires that the September 1996 Supreme Court standards for representation by guardians ad litem be updated

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates a presumption that certain infectious diseases are duty-related for the purposes of firefighters' disability and death benefits

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding debt adjusters

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding fire fighter benefits for an infectious disease incurred in the line of duty and the Firemen's Retirement System of St. Louis

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies motor vehicle extended service contracts law and amends surplus lines insurance law to comply with the federal Nonadmitted and Reinsurance Reform Act of 2010 (NRRA)

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows political subdivisions to revise certain tax rates and classifies certain hydroelectric power generating equipment as tangible personal property assessed at 1% of its true value in money

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various laws relating to professional registration

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Farm-to-Table Advisory Board to increase awareness of local agriculture and promote the incorporation of locally grown agricultural products into school and state institution cafeterias

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding liens and encumbrances on motor vehicles, trailers, watercraft, and manufactured homes

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding certain transient guest taxes

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the composition of the Coordinating Board for Higher Education, Board of Curators of the University of Missouri and the governing board of Missouri State University

07/07/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that the ordering of a report or an inspection alone will not constitute selecting or engaging a person regarding a real estate licensee's immunity from liability for certain expert statements

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the State Board of Pharmacy to establish rules governing the standard of care for pharmacies dispensing blood clotting therapies

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions of law relating to transportation and infrastructure

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding county officers

07/07/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to loans available for sprinkler system requirements in long-term care facilities and to a definition in the long-term care facilities chapter

07/06/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to ambulance and fire protection districts

07/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Division of Credit Unions within the Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration

07/05/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Combines and modifies the provisions of the Revised Statutes of Missouri that have been enacted in more than one bill so that there is only one version of a statute

07/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies laws relating to the administration of credit unions

07/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Removes the requirement that certain school districts must revise tax rates when there is a tax rate reduction after certain tax revenue calculations and allows them to revise the rates

07/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to adoption records

07/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the Missouri Family Trust

07/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Designates certain state recognized days, weeks, and months

07/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows employees of certain employers to take a leave of absence for civil air patrol emergency service duty or counter narcotics missions

07/01/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits public utilities from requiring a deposit from certain delinquent customers

07/01/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the nonresident entertainer and professional athletic team income tax

07/01/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows counties of any classification to erect and maintain a jail or holding cell facility at a site other than the county seat and changes the laws regarding the circuit court in Cape Girardeau County

07/01/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates requirements for contractors who perform home exterior and roof work

06/30/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Removes the provisions requiring the Department of Health and Senior Services to provide information to physicians to give to breast implantation patients regarding advantages, disadvantages, and risks

06/30/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits a person from preparing or issuing a certificate of insurance form unless it has been filed with the Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration

06/30/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the compensation and mileage allowance for certain members of a county highway commission

06/30/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows for the sale of deficiency waiver addendums and other similar products with respect to certain loan transactions

06/30/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Repeals and re-enacts provisions regarding the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act to be consistent with the changes adopted by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws

06/30/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes divisions within the Department of Natural Resources to receive funds to be placed in a revolving fund for the purpose of cash transactions involving the sale of items made by the divisions

06/22/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions pertaining to environmental protection

06/22/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding water well regulations

06/22/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes a prostate cancer pilot program to provide screening, referral services, treatment and outreach

06/17/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes two prostate cancer pilot programs to fund screening and treatment services and to provide education to men residing in the state

06/17/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires certain administrative officials of jails or detention facilities to notify the Missouri Uniform Law Enforcement System within five hours of the escape of certain specified dangerous felons

06/17/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the issuance of subpoenas for the production of records by the General Assembly

06/17/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Asks the Governor to recognize every third week in June as Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy Week

06/17/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes photo identification requirements for voting and requirements for advance voting

06/17/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that a prior or persistent offender of an intoxication-related offense must perform a specified minimum number of hours of community service as an alternative to imprisonment

06/16/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows a resident who is on active military duty to renew his or her expired driver's license without a complete examination if the renewal is made within a specified time from discharge or residency

06/16/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that an agreement to operate or share an automated teller machine cannot prohibit the owner or operator of the machine from imposing an access fee or surcharge on foreign bank transactions

06/16/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Mental Health, Board of Public Buildings, and Department of Health and Senior Services

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, and distributions of the Department of Social Services

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of statewide elected officials, the Judiciary, Office of the State Public Defender, and General Assembly

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for real property leases and related services

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for capital improvement and other purposes as provided in Article IV, Section 28

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for capital improvement projects involving the maintenance, repair, replacement, and improvement of state buildings and facilities

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for capital improvement projects involving maintenance, repair, replacement, and improvement of state buildings and facilities

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to health care providers

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Higher Education

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for planning and capital improvement projects and land improvements or acquisitions and transfers money among certain funds

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Revenue and Department of Transportation

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Office of Administration, Department of Transportation, and Department of Public Safety

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Agriculture, Department of Natural Resources, and Department of Conservation

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the State Board of Education and Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses and distributions of the departments of Economic Development; Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration; and Labor and Industrial Relations

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to fine arts education

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding pharmacies

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Public Safety

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Corrections

06/10/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions of law regarding the collection of taxes

06/09/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Big Government Get Off My Back Act which provides an income tax deduction for certain small businesses that create new full-time jobs

06/08/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires every elected or appointed coroner, deputy coroner, and assistant to the coroner to complete the annually required educational training within six months of his or her election or appointment

06/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits a political subdivision from imposing a fine or penalty on the owner of a pay telephone on the owner's property for a call made to an emergency telephone service from the pay telephone

06/01/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the laws regarding nuisances and junkyards

05/11/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Designates April as "Child Abuse Prevention Month" and designates the "blue ribbon" as the official state symbol for child abuse prevention

05/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Designates the second Friday in March as "Missouri School Read-In Day"

05/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Exempts a qualified plug-in electric drive vehicle from the state's motor vehicle emissions inspection program

05/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the Mental Health Earnings Fund to be used for the deposit of revenue received from the proceeds of any sales and services from Mental Health First Aid USA

05/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Designates the first Friday in March as "Dress in Blue for Colon Cancer Awareness Day"

05/05/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for supplemental purposes

05/02/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for supplemental purposes for the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

05/02/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Revises the laws regarding private nuisances when it originates from property used for farming, agriculture, crop, or animal production purposes and when a court must visit an alleged affected property

05/02/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money to the Board of Fund Commissioners

05/02/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Police Retirement System of St. Louis

05/02/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the composition of the Coordinating Board for Higher Education, the University of Missouri Board of Curators, and the Missouri State University Board of Governors

05/02/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the composition of Congressional districts based on the 2010 census

04/30/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon
05/04/2011: General Assembly voted to override veto

Extends the expiration date concerning the installation of fire sprinklers in certain home dwellings to December 31, 2019 and modifies adoption by a political subdivision of certain residence codes

04/29/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law relating to the Missouri Human Rights Act and employment discrimination

04/29/2011: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the Animal Care Facilities Act and the Puppy Mill Cruelty Prevention Act

04/27/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to agriculture and tax provisions for certain energy generation

04/27/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Phases-out the corporate franchise tax over a five year period

04/26/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding unemployment compensation in order to receive federal funds and removes the 10-year time limit an obligation under a financial agreement for compensation funds can continue

04/13/2011: Signed by Governor Nixon

Disapproves a final order of rule making by the Public Service Commission regarding Electric Utility Renewable Energy requirements

02/22/2011: Allowed to go into effect pursuant to Article 3, Section 31 of the Missouri Constitution

(First Extraordinary Session) Changes the laws regarding public retirement systems

07/19/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

(First Extraordinary Session) Establishes the Manufacturing Jobs Act which provides incentives for qualified manufacturing companies and qualified suppliers that create or retain Missouri jobs

07/15/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions of the Bright Flight Scholarship Program and Access Missouri Financial Assistance Program

07/14/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to abortion

07/14/2010: Allowed to go into effect pursuant to Article 3, Section 31 of the Missouri Constitution

Creates the Federal Budget Stabilization Extension Fund and the Race to the Top Fund to receive moneys from any legislation enacted by the 111th United States Congress

07/14/2010: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Allows child abuse medical resource centers and SAFE CARE providers to collaborate to promote improved services to children who are suspected victims of abuse in need of a forensic medical exam

07/14/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding a meeting of a board of directors or the executive committee of a corporation

07/14/2010: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Requires each member of the General Assembly to be provided with a key which accesses the State Capitol dome and authorizes the Governor to convey certain state property

07/14/2010: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Allows for the sale of certain financial products and plans associated with certain loan transactions and enacts various measures to ensure insurer financial solvency

07/14/2010: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Allows school districts, after 10 years, to sell as surplus any real property that has been donated to it if the donor refuses the district's offer to return it

07/14/2010: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

This act modifies the law relating to ethics.

07/14/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires at least 4 days notice before voting by governing bodies of local governments on tax increases, eminent domain, and certain districts and projects

07/13/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to bingo

07/13/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to municipal annexation

07/13/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the provision of law which makes it a class B misdemeanor for any gaming licensee to exchange tokens, chips, or other forms of credit used on gambling games for anything of value

07/13/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the development of a brochure regarding human papillomavirus and allows a physician to use expedited partner therapy by dispensing medications to certain persons who are not patients

07/13/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding emergency services and emergency medical technicians-intermediate

07/13/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires certain public governing bodies to hold a public meeting and to allow public comment four business days prior to voting on certain issues

07/13/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to the regulation of insurance

07/13/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes certain specified individuals in addition to the school superintendent to issue a student work certificate

07/12/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Joint Committee on Urban Farming to study and make recommendations regarding the impact of urban farm cooperatives, vertical farming, and sustainable living communities in Missouri

07/12/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions of law regarding sales taxes

07/12/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes procedures for asserting a mechanic's lien against certain residential real property

07/12/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Designates various highways, a pedestrian and bicycle lane, and a bridge

07/12/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding real estate; death registrations; cemeteries; architects, engineers, and surveyors; mechanic's liens; child support; clean energy projects; and appraisers

07/12/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the establishment of the Kansas City Zoological District

07/12/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows port authority boards to establish port improvement districts to fund projects with voter-approved sales taxes or property taxes

07/12/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions regarding animals and agriculture

07/09/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires each member of the General Assembly to be provided a key which accesses the State Capitol dome and authorizes the Governor to convey certain state property

07/09/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding child care assistance

07/09/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions related to cemeteries, the licensing of certain professions, death certificates, public assistance programs, and various other provisions

07/09/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes a procedure for the voluntary liquidation and dissolution of domestic stock insurance companies

07/09/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions of law regarding certain taxes to fund tourism and convention centers

07/08/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the collection of property taxes and the assessment of property

07/08/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding property tax rates

07/08/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the time period before interest is paid on an overpayment of income tax from four months to 90 days after the last date to file a return, including an extension, or the date the return was filed

07/08/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding local taxes

07/08/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions of law requiring notices of projected tax liability

07/08/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions pertaining to manufactured homes

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Amends various provisions of the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding mental health services

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the dates for submitting an annual status report and an independent audit to the consolidated library district, county commission, and the Missouri State Library

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Revises the definition of "project" as it relates to industrial development corporations to include the construction, extension, and improvement of public roads

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Renames the Missouri Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing and Residential Mortgage Brokers LIcensing Act to the Missouri Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding common sewer districts

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the regulation and licensing of certain professions

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes requirements for the emergency telephone service 911 board in Polk County and requires emergency service boards to annually establish a tax rate sufficient to fund service expenditures

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires notes, bonds, and other instruments in writing issued by the Bi-State Development Agency to mature not more than 40 years from the date of issuance, rather than 30 years

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions pertaining to sewer and water utilities

07/07/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the designation of controlled substances

07/06/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to financial institutions offering bids to become the official county depositary

07/02/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the disposition of cremated human remains by a licensed funeral establishment

07/02/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows county commissions to invest cemetery trust funds in certificates of deposit

07/02/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to financial institutions offering bids to become the official county depository.

07/02/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that "commercial purposes" as it relates to the sale of driver's license application information will not include information used, compiled, or obtained for specified purposes

07/02/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding joint central fire and emergency dispatching services taxes

07/01/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding certain documents recorded with the county recorder of deeds

07/01/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Repeals various expired provisions of law, changes the laws regarding certain state publications, and establishes a joint committee on Missouri's future and a committee on accountability

07/01/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding keys to the Capitol dome, state agencies, and MO HealthNet claims and establishes the Joint Committee on the Reduction and Reorganization of Programs Within State Government

06/30/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Governor to issue an annual proclamation designating March 12th as "Girl Scout Day"

06/29/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the State Veterinarian to restrict the movement of animals or birds under investigation for the presence or suspected presence of a toxin

06/29/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies compensation and continuing education requirements for public administrators

06/29/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Women's Heart Health Program to provide heart disease risk screenings to certain uninsured and underinsured women

06/25/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the provisions governing fire department employee residency requirements

06/25/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Amends various requirements for public assistance programs administered by the state

06/25/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that a pregnant woman may use deadly force if she reasonably believes that deadly force is necessary to protect her unborn child against death, serious physical injury, or any forcible felony

06/25/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to public assistance programs administered by the state

06/25/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Regulates sexually oriented businesses

06/25/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that, as used in Missouri statutes, "agritourism" means the act of visiting a working farm or any agricultural operation for the enjoyment, education, training, or involvement in its activities

06/24/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding school employee liability, safety practices, reporting acts of violence, and school funding

06/24/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Increases the statutory award amount for research projects funded by the University of Missouri Board of Curators

06/24/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires certain incumbent local exchange telecommunications companies to reduce their composite intrastate switched exchange access rates annually for a period of three years as specified

06/24/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires a lien on real estate that is obtained based on a judgment or order for unpaid child support or maintenance to state only the last four digits of the obligor's Social Security number

06/23/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Repeals the authorization for the governing body of any fire protection district in Douglas County to impose a sales tax for its operational costs under certain conditions

06/23/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires a notice of garnishment and a writ of sequestration to contain only the last four digits of a person's Social Security number instead of the full number

06/23/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Repeals various expired provisions of law as contained in the January 2010 Annual Report of the Joint Committee on Legislative Research on Laws Which Expire, Sunset, Terminate, or Become Ineffective

06/23/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Motor Vehicle Franchise Practices Act

06/22/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the membership of the Rice Advisory Council and creates the Missouri Rice Certification Fund

06/18/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the name of the Crippled Children's Service to the Children's Special Health Care Needs Service and specifies the services are for a child who has a physical disability or special health care need

06/18/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Transfers the administrative responsibility for the Minority Teaching Scholarship and the Minority and Underrepresented Environmental Literacy Program to the Department of Higher Education

06/18/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates additional measures intended to increase safety at the Department of Mental Health

06/18/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Revenue

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Mental Health, Board of Public Buildings, and Department of Health and Senior Services

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, and distributions of the Department of Social Services

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of statewide elected officials, the Judiciary, Office of the State Public Defender, and General Assembly

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for real property leases and related services

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Office of Administration, Department of Transportation, and Department of Public Safety

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money to the Board of Fund Commissioners

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the State Board of Education and Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Agriculture, Department of Natural Resources, and Department of Conservation

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Higher Education

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses and distributions of the Depts. of Economic Development,Insurance, Financial Institutions, Professional Registration,Labor Industrial Relations, Transportation

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for supplemental purposes

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Public Safety

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Corrections

06/17/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Removes the minimum time for holding investments in the Missouri Higher Education Savings Program

06/14/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes provisions regarding health insurance coverage for individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders and the licensure of behavior analysts and assistant behavior analysts

06/10/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding intoxication-related traffic offenses

06/02/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the distribution of gaming funds for early childhood education and veterans' programs and requires an annual audit to be conducted on the fund accounts for three years

05/27/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Exempts certain students who are dependents of recently retired military personnel from the three-year attendance at a state school requirement for eligibility for a grant under the A+ Schools Program

05/27/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding veterans and members of the military and establishes the Missouri Youth Challenge Academy

05/27/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding county classifications and annexations by certain cities

05/25/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions of law regarding the sales tax treatment of sales for resale

05/12/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the payment of health insurance claims

04/27/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for supplemental purposes for several departments and offices of state government, purchase of equipment, payment of claims for refunds, for persons, firms and corporations

04/13/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the state's eligibility to receive federal extended unemployment benefit money to provide unemployed individuals compensation beyond the current unemployment benefit period

03/04/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires that judicial procedures for an infraction be the same as for a misdemeanor and requires motorists to obey reasonable signals and directions given by law enforcement in the enforcement of infractions.

02/25/2010: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions pertaining to manufactured homes and allows for the sale of deficiency waiver addendums with respect to certain loan transactions

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Makes certain employees of the Missouri Development Finance Board members of the Missouri State Employees' Retirement System and modifies provisions relating to teacher and school retirement systems

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits certain storm water management fees and provides an alternate procedure to approve bond issuance for a sewer subdistrict in Cass County

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Allows for the sale of deficiency waiver addendums and other similar products with respect to certain loan transactions

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to insurance

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Missouri Healthy Workplace Recognition Program

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Missouri Propane Education and Research Council

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Exempts, in the absence of a written contract to the contrary, a tenant from rent payments when his or her residence is destroyed by an act of God

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to education

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the filing requirements for certain real estate broker liens and requires builders to offer to install sprinklers in some instances

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the oversight of public funds and access to the dome of the State Capitol

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions pertaining to milk sales, the Rice Advisory Council and the state veterinarian

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the regulation of insurance

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Protects a driver's license applicant's privacy rights and limits use of an applicant's personal information for other purposes

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the collection of taxes

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions of law regarding travel clubs

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the public defender system

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding bingo and repeals the 2% gross receipts sales tax on pull-tab cards and the two-tenths of one cent tax on each bingo card

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that a cooperative association providing economic benefits and services to its members for the purchase of milk products will not be a violation of the Unfair Milk Sales Practices Act

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law relating to debt settlement providers

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding members of the military, veterans, and their families

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding public safety

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies various provisions relating to private jails

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the registration and licensing of motor vehicles and issuance of lien titles and certificates of ownership for vehicles, trailers, motors, aircraft, vessels, and manufactured homes

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the crime of assault of a law enforcement officer, emergency personnel, or probation and parole officer and the crime of tampering with a judicial officer

07/13/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Public School Retirement System of Missouri and the Public Education Employee Retirement System of Missouri

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to energy and energy efficiency

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits life insurers from taking underwriting actions or charging different rates based upon a person's past or future lawful travel destinations unless such action is based upon sound actuarial principles

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Alzheimer's State Plan Task Force within the Department of Health and Senior Services to assess the impact of Alzheimer's disease and related dementia on residents of this state

07/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that the Commissioner of the Office of Administration or any state agent when purchasing goods must give preference to products processed in this state and to all new generation processing entities

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Reduces from three to one the number of required copies that must be filed and kept in the clerk's office of building or technical codes adopted by counties, fire protection districts, and municipalitie

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates the Missouri Board on Geographic Names and modifies the name and duties of the Second Capitol Commission

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the management of trusts and funds

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Removes the 12-month grace period that newly elected sheriffs are allowed in order to become licensed peace officers

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Restricts corporate name reservation

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows certain unsubstantiated complaints made against licensed social workers and physicians by certain sexually violent predators to be removed from the regulating entity's records

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies laws regarding cemeteries and cemetery operators, physician assistants, the Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors, and Landscape Architects, Dental Care Professionals, Nurses, Pharmacy, and Mental Health Benefits

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Designates a portion of U. S. Highway 69 from the southern city limits of the City of Cameron to its intersection with Interstate 35 as the "CW2 Matthew G. Kelley Memorial Highway"

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to crime victims

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding courts and judicial proceedings

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding long-term care facilities and residents and home and community-based care assessments

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits any unlawful detainer action to be taken against a tenant until at least 10 business days after the date of written notification of the foreclosure sale of the property

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Fire Safety Standard and Firefighter Protection Act which prohibits the sale of any cigarette that has not been tested, certified, and marked that it has met certain performance standards

07/10/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to contracts of the Department of Mental Health

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits entities from using titles or initials to identify employees or volunteers as social workers unless they are licensed and requires coverage for mental health benefits by marital and family therapists

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Child Witness Protection Act regarding certain children 17 years of age or younger who are testifying in specified judicial proceedings

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes licensing and contract requirements for preneed funeral contract sellers, providers, and seller agents

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies definition of eligible student for nursing student loan program

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Eliminates the position of Transportation Inspector General for the Joint Committee on Transportation Oversight and changes the laws regarding leadership of the Highways and Transportation Commission

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the requirements for collaborative practice arrangements between physicians and certain nurses and revises the definition of "eligible student" for the Nursing Student Loan Program

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that the State Highway Patrol does not have to notify or be accompanied by the county sheriff when it serves certain search warrants

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Expands the DNA profiling system by requiring any person 17 years of age or older who is arrested for certain crimes to provide a biological sample for the purpose of DNA profiling analysis

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to forcible sexual offenses against children

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows motor vehicle dealers, boat dealers, and powersport dealers to charge administrative fees associated with the sale or lease of certain vehicles and vessels under certain conditions

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Provides an affirmative defense to bicyclists and motorcyclists who run red lights under certain conditions

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the Department of Mental Health to enter into agreements with county jails for the confinement of sexually violent predators

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the Police Retirement System of Kansas City and the Police Retirement System of St. Louis

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the designation of an agent for a binding signature on a placement settlement and makes the five-business-day notice applicable to all special education due process hearings

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows all public vocational and technical schools to participate in the A+ Schools Program without stipulations

07/09/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Removes the limit on the amount of appropriations per fiscal year to the Missouri Arts Council

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires each school district to adopt a policy on allergy prevention and response with priority given to addressing potentially deadly food-borne allergies

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Division of Developmental Disabilities to establish programs and services for individuals diagnosed with autism jointly with families, regional councils, and a newly established committee

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that a person commits the crime of sexual contact with a a prisoner or offender if the prisoner or offender is confined in a jail, prison, or correctional facility

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the collection of the Statewide Court Automation fee until 2013

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding surface mining and gravel excavation

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding travel club membership contracts

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Codifies into law the five regional autism projects currently serving persons with autism

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Repeals the Residential Mortgage Brokers License Act and establishes in its place the Missouri Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing and Residential Mortgage Brokers Licensing Act

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Foster Care Education Bill of Rights and changes the laws regarding the placement of children and the appointment of standby guardians

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows Lincoln County to become a second classification county upon reaching the required assessed valuation and approval from the governing body

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes references of voter notification cards to identification cards and specifies that anyone registering to vote by mail and who has not previously voted will not receive a voter identification card

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding newborn screening tests and premature infants

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the requirements of a restated articles of incorporation

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies requirements for certain law enforcement personnel

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the registration and licensing of motor vehicles and issuance of lien titles and certificates of ownership for vehicles, trailers, motors, aircraft, vessels, and manufactured homes

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Exempts landlords from liability for loss or damage to tenants' personal property when executing an order for possession of premises

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits certain public agencies and political subdivisions from discrimination based on an individual's elementary and secondary education program

07/08/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to criminal nonsupport

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows associations to provide group health insurance policies to sole proprietors and self-employed individuals

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding eligibility for coverage under the Missouri Health Insurance Pool

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law on the establishment of paternity

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the Governor to convey state property to the Highways and Transportation Commission for the new Mississippi River Bridge project

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Ethics Commission to redact the bank account number contained on a committee's statement of organization before it makes the statement public

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the conveyance and lease of certain state properties

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding programs administered by the Department of Natural Resources

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the Highways and Transportation Commission to enter into more than three design-build highway project contracts

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Prohibits alcohol beverage vaporizers

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows motorcycle headlamps to be wired to modulate either the upper beam or lower beam from its maximum intensity to lesser intensity and establishes modulation standards

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Specifies that "bold letters" as it relates to signage requirements on a public receptacle for donations of unwanted household items means a primary color on a white background so it is clearly visible

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires an applicant for licensure as a dietitian to have a current registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding unauthorized aliens and construction safety programs

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the Governor to convey all interest in an easement across state property in Macon County to certain private property owners for obtaining access to their property

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Gives the judge presiding over certain sexual offense cases discretion to publicly disclose identifying information regarding the defendant which could be used to identify or locate the victim

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes several real property interest conveyances to various entities

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows remote participation in certain corporate shareholders' meetings and allows limited liability companies and limited partnerships to administratively cancel their respective documents of organization

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the Governor to convey state property located in Cape Girardeau County and St. Louis City

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Defines "certified mail" and "certified mail with return receipt requested" as they relate to Missouri's laws to include any parcel or letter carried by a delivery service that offers electronic tracking

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows certain businesses to use terms such as drug store in their business name

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding natural resources

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Revises the definition of "commercial real estate" as it relates to licensed real estate brokers and agents and defines "boat dock" as real property with owners having riparian rights to the water it is in

07/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the board of a lake area business district to enter into an agreement with the Department of Revenue for the collection of transient guest taxes within the district

07/02/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding crime

07/02/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions relating to the State Treasurer and expands eligibility for the Treasurer's Linked Deposit Loan Program

07/02/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding income tax exemptions for certain retirement benefits

07/02/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Designates May 1 of each year as "Silver Star Families of America Day" to honor the wounded soldiers of this state and the efforts of the group to honor the wounded members of the United States armed forces

07/02/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the sale of liquor

07/02/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Recognizes October 3rd of each year as Science Day

07/02/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates the General Educational Development (GED) Revolving Fund

07/02/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires vehicles to yield the right-of-way to all pedestrians and bicyclists crossing in an appropriate crosswalk on a city or neighborhood street in Kansas City

07/02/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Establishes David's Law and the Heroes Way Interstate Interchange Designation Program and designates several memorial highways and bridges

07/02/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies the law regarding the operation of a motorcycle, namely the assignment of fault for the operator's normal operation of such vehicle and the ability to forego wearing headgear while operating it

07/02/2009: Vetoed by Governor Nixon

Allows unclaimed cremated remains of veterans to be collected by a veterans' service organization for the purpose of internment under certain circumstances

07/02/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows certain veterans to park free in metered parking spaces under certain circumstances

07/02/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding transportation

07/01/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Department of Revenue to award fee office contracts by a competitive bidding process and give preference to specified tax exempt entities and to political subdivisions

07/01/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the State Treasurer's asset allocation plan which limits the total amount of state moneys which may be invested in any particular investment

06/29/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Extends the expiration date of various federal reimbursement allowances from 2009 to 2011 and authorizes a federal gross receipts tax for in-home services

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the Governor to convey state property in Jasper County, known as the Joplin Regional Center, to Missouri Southern State University

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires group policies by a health carrier or plan to employers not covered by federal COBRA to provide the continuation coverage to a terminated employee in the same manner as by COBRA law

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding courts and court procedures

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies provisions of law regarding taxes to fund certain health care services

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Removes certain limitations on investments made by boards of trustees of police and firemen's pension systems

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding the use of land

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Increases the adjusted gross income required for an owner-occupier to qualify for assistance from the Missouri Housing Development Commission under the Neighborhood Assistance Act

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Removes certain limitations on investments made by boards of trustees of police and firemen's retirement systems

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Removes a provision requiring the circuit court to approve the Director of Finance's appointment of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation as the liquidating agent for a failed bank

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the membership and quorum requirements for the Seismic Safety Commission

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows an electronic copy of a check or a bank statement to be used as documentation for any expenditure of more than $75 on a personal representative's claim on a decedent's estate

06/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Agriculture, Department of Natural Resources, and Department of Conservation

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses and distributions of the departments of Economic Development,Insurance, Financial Institutions,Professional Registration,Labor and Industrial Relations

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Public Safety

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for capital improvement and other purposes as provided in Article IV, Section 28

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Corrections

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, and distributions of the Department of Social Services

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for supplemental purposes from the federal budget stimulus funds

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Mental Health, Board of Public Buildings, and Department of Health and Senior Services

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for capital improvement projects, for grants, refunds and distributions, planning, expenses, and to transfer money among certain funds

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Authorizes nonprofit sewer companies to provide domestic water services in certain areas

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of statewide elected officials, the Judiciary, Office of the State Public Defender, and General Assembly

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Modifies the procedure for detaching territory from a public water supply district

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes nonprofit sewer companies to provide domestic water services in certain areas

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the State Board of Education and Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money to the Board of Fund Commissioners

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for real property leases and related services

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Higher Education

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Department of Revenue and Department of Transportation

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon; vetoed in part by the Governor

Appropriates money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Office of Administration, Department of Transportation, and Department of Public Safety

06/25/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows a retired state employee to request in writing to have contributions to the Missouri State Employees Charitable Campaign deducted from his or her monthly retirement benefit payment

06/24/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Governor to issue an annual proclamation designating the first week of March as "Math, Engineering, Technology and Science (METS) Week"

06/24/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes financial institutions to assign fiduciary obligations relating to irrevocable life insurance trusts

06/24/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Requires the Joint Committee on Terrorism, Bioterrorism, and Homeland Security to include the feasibility of compiling information relevant to immigration enforcement issues in their studies

06/24/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Modifies property posting provisions

06/24/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes the Line of Duty Compensation Act which authorizes a claim to be filed with the Division of Workers' Compensation by the estate of public safety workers who are killed in the line of duty

06/19/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Authorizes the Governor to convey state property located in Boone County, known as the Mid-Missouri Mental Health Center, to the Curators of the University of Missouri

06/18/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows the Adjutant General to assign the number of assistant adjutants general that are authorized by the rules and regulations of the National Guard Bureau of the United States

06/15/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding unemployment compensation

06/12/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Changes the laws regarding economic development and taxation

06/04/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Exempts tractors from certain width, height, length, and registration regulations when the tractors are participating in tractor parades for fund-raising activities and other special events

05/29/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Establishes Kaitlyn's Law which requires school districts to allow certain students with disabilities to participate in graduation ceremonies after four years of high school attendance

05/14/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Allows an exception for the 2008-2009 school year regarding the laws for school make-up days due to inclement weather

05/14/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for supplemental purposes for the several departments and offices of state government, and for payment of various claims for refunds, for persons, firms and corporations

05/13/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Appropriates money for supplemental purposes for several departments and offices of state government, for the purchase of equipment, payment of claims for refunds, for persons, firms and corporations

04/07/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon

Creates two separate funds within the state treasury to receive and retain funds provided under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

03/26/2009: Signed by Governor Nixon