Board of Governors / Executive Committee Actions Taken on Bills


HB2001 - Modifies provisions relating to trust interpretation and trust decanting
Sponsor: Rep. Bill Hardwick (R)
Citations: 456.4-419, 456.026, 456.1-114
Position: Support (General)
Comment: Section 456.4-419 - Bar-Initiated Legislative Proposal
Section 456.026 (Rule Against Perpetuities) - IN SCOPE. SUPPORT.
(Executive Committee - 1/6/2022)
Section 456.1-114 (Interpreting Terms of Familial Relationships in Trusts) - IN SCOPE. SUPPORT. (Executive Committee - 1/6/2022) (0 - Board/EC Action Taken On Bills)
Introduced Date: 12/16/2021
Progress: Chamber 1: Referred to Committee
Last Action: 2022-05-13 H - Referred to House Committee on Judiciary
HB2037 - Establishes the Judicial Privacy Act
Sponsor: Rep. Bruce DeGroot (R)
Citations: 476.1300, 476.1302, 476.1304, 476.1306, 476.1308, 476.1310, 476.1312
Position: Support (General)
Comment: IN SCOPE. SUPPORT. (Executive Committee - 1/6/2022) (0 - Board/EC Action Taken On Bills)
Introduced Date: 12/20/2021
Progress: Chamber 1: Referred to Committee
Last Action: 2022-05-13 H - Referred to House Committee on Judiciary
HB2139 - Modifies provisions relating to the practice of law
Sponsor: Rep. Bruce DeGroot (R)
Citations: 484.040
Position: Oppose (General)
Comment: IN SCOPE. OPPOSE. (Executive Committee - 1/6/2022) (0 - Board/EC Action Taken On Bills)
Introduced Date: 01/04/2022
Progress: Chamber 1: Referred to Committee
Last Action: 2022-02-01 H - Referred to House Special Committee on Litigation Reform
HCR71 - Urges the Missouri Delegation to support the creation of a federal district judge or magistrate position to be based in the Hannibal Federal Building or urge the confirmation of a judicial nominee from the Northern Division
Sponsor: Rep. Louis Riggs (R)
Position: Support (General)
Comment: IN SCOPE. SUPPORT. (Executive Committee - 3/3/2022) (0 - Board/EC Action Taken On Bills)
Introduced Date: 01/26/2022
Progress: Chamber 1: Referred to Committee
Last Action: 2022-03-23 H - Reported Do Pass
HJR78 - Proposes a constitutional amendment changing how judges are selected to certain courts
Sponsor: Rep. Dean VanSchoiack (R)
Citations: ART V.SEC 25(a), ART V.SEC 25(b), ART V.SEC 25(d)
Position: Oppose (General)
Comment: IN SCOPE. OPPOSE. (Board of Governors - 12/20/2021) (0 - Board/EC Action Taken On Bills)
Introduced Date: 12/01/2021
Progress: Chamber 1: Referred to Committee
Last Action: 2022-05-13 H - Referred to House Committee on Judiciary
SB886 - Modifies provisions relating to trust interpretation and trust decanting
Sponsor: Sen. Tony Luetkemeyer (R)
Citations: 214.160, 456.4-419, 456.5-504, 456.5-505, 456.026, 456.1-114
Position: Support (General)
Comment: Section 456.4-419 - Bar-Initiated Legislative Proposal
Section 456.1-114 (Interpreting Terms of Familial Relationships in Trusts) - IN SCOPE. SUPPORT. (Executive Committee - 1/6/2022)
Section 456.026 (Rule Against Perpetuities) - IN SCOPE. SUPPORT. (Executive Committee - 3/3/2022)
Sections 456.5-504 and 456.5-506 (Privacy of Trust Records and Settlor's Power Over Trust / Irrevocable Trusts for Spouses) - IN SCOPE. SUPPORT. (Executive Committee - 3/3/2022) (0 - Board/EC Action Taken On Bills)
Introduced Date: 12/01/2021
Progress: Governor
Last Action: 2022-05-18 G - Sent to the Governor
SB1122 - Modifies the expiration dates for provisions relating to court automation
Sponsor: Sen. Bill White (R)
Citations: 476.055
Position: Support (General)
Comment: IN SCOPE. CONCEPT OF SUFFICIENT AND STABLE FUNDING MECHANISM FOR MISSOURI’S COURT AUTOMATION SYSTEM, ALTHOUGH THE CONSTITUTIONAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JUDICIAL BRANCH SHOULD BE FUNDED THROUGH GENERAL REVENUE APPROPRIATIONS. ADDITIONALLY, SUPPORT THE CONCEPT OF CLARIFYING AND MAKING UNIFORM MISSOURI LAWS RELATING TO COURT COSTS AND ENCOURAGE THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND OTHER STAKEHOLDERS TO FURTHER STUDY THIS IMPORTANT ISSUE AFFECTING THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE. SEE ALSO GENERAL RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF GOVERNORS ON COURT COSTS, FEES, AND SURCHARGES (Adopted 1/12/2018). (Executive Committee - 3/3/2022) (0 - Board/EC Action Taken On Bills)
Introduced Date: 02/01/2022
Progress: Chamber 1: Referred to Committee
Last Action: 2022-03-07 S - Referred to Senate Committee on Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
SJR30 - Provides for gubernatorial appointment of members of the nonpartisan judicial commissions
Sponsor: Sen. Dan Hegeman (R)
Citations: ART V.SEC 25(d)
Position: Oppose (General)
Comment: IN SCOPE. OPPOSE. (Board of Governors - 12/20/2021) (0 - Board/EC Action Taken On Bills)
Introduced Date: 12/01/2021
Progress: Chamber 1: Referred to Committee
Last Action: 2022-02-15 S - Hearing Conducted