Missouri State Senate
Bills assigned to Small Business, Insurance and Industry

SB 1 - Rupp - Modifies the law relating to workers' compensation
SB 28 - Kraus - Redefines "misconduct" and "good cause" for the purposes of disqualification from unemployment benefits
SB 30 - Brown - Repeals all of the prevailing wage laws and modifies provisions relating to project labor agreements
SB 34 - Cunningham - Requires the Division of Workers' Compensation to develop and maintain a workers' compensation claims database and modifies provisions relating to experience ratings for workers' compensation insurance
SB 40 - Sifton - Prohibits insurers from imposing waiting periods for maternity benefits and requires coverage to begin immediately from the effective date of the policy or plan
SB 59 - Rupp - Modifies provisions relating to the regulation of the Missouri Property and Casualty Insurance Association and the Missouri Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association
SB 60 - Rupp - Modifies the law regarding the accreditation requirements for reinsurance companies and specifies when insurers can take credit or reduce liability due to reinsurance
SB 68 - Parson - Modifies prevailing wage determinations for third class counties
SB 76 - Brown - Bars employers from requiring employees to engage in or cease engaging in certain labor practices
SB 115 - Schmitt - Establishes the conditions for dissolving the Missouri Employers Mutual Insurance Company
SB 134 - Sater - Bars employers from requiring employees to engage in or cease engaging in certain labor practices
SB 147 - Wasson - 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
SB 154 - Richard - Modifies Missouri's valued policy statute to cover all perils covered under a policy rather than just loss caused by fire
SB 156 - Sater - Prohibits the Department of Insurance and other state agencies from applying for, accepting, or expending federal moneys relating to the implementation of the federal health care act unless authorized by law
SB 158 - Sater - Allows foreign health insurers from selected states to issue health insurance policies in Missouri
SB 159 - Schmitt - 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
SB 160 - Pearce - Requires insurers to provide coverage for eating disorders
SB 161 - Pearce - Requires actuarial analyses to be performed to determine potential costs of instituting oral anti-cancer parity and eating disorders mandate
SB 238 - Emery - Bars employers from requiring employees to engage in or cease engaging in certain labor practices
SB 260 - Brown - Establishes a negotiation and arbitration procedure to determine the reimbursement level for health care services provided by nonparticipating providers at participating facilities and prohibits balance billing under certain circumstances
SB 262 - Curls - Modifies various provisions relating to health insurance
SB 274 - Walsh - Establishes mandatory wage reporting for the purposes of determining the prevailing wage
SB 278 - Kehoe - Establishes psychological stress of paid peace officers of a police department as an occupational disease
SB 281 - Wasson - Prohibits health carriers from contractually requiring dentists to provide non-covered dental services at an established fee
SB 287 - Rupp - Modifies Missouri's captive insurance law to allow for the formation of sponsored captive insurance companies and other ancillary matters
SB 292 - Rupp - Allows for a refund for workers' compensation tax overpayments
SB 301 - McKenna - Modifies the law relating to the prevailing wage
SB 307 - Schaaf - Prohibits contractual provisions that restrict the disclosure of contractual payment amounts between providers and health carriers under certain circumstances
SB 308 - Schaaf - Requires health benefit plans to establish equal out-of-pocket requirements for oral anticancer medications and intravenously administered chemotherapy medications
SB 309 - Schaaf - Prohibits certain types of public benefit corporations from entering into agreements to operate health insurance exchanges
SB 317 - Romine - Allows proof of financial responsibility and other insurance-related documents to be provided or presented through electronic means
SB 319 - Rupp - Allows proof of financial responsibility to be displayed via an image on mobile electronic device and allows certain policies and endorsements to be posted on an insurer's website
SB 324 - Wallingford - Regulates the sale of travel insurance and establishes a limited lines travel insurance producer licensure system
SB 348 - LeVota - Requires health carriers to file their premium rates and accompanying information with the Department of Insurance for approval
SB 364 - Parson - Modifies the title insurance law with respect to the performance of escrow, settlement, or closing services by title insurers, agencies, and agents
SB 401 - Rupp - Modifies provisions pertaining to health insurance
SB 402 - Rupp - Modifies provisions relating to insurer market conduct examinations, revises the process for approving certain policy forms, and incorporates several of the NAIC revisions to the Model Insurance Holding Company System Regulatory Act and Regulation
SB 403 - Rupp - Allows health maintenance organizations to issue policies with deductibles and requires navigators to be licensed.
SB 406 - Wallingford - Prohibits health carriers from requiring prior authorization for serious and urgent conditions and requires certain health benefit determinations to be made within 4 hours rather than 2 working days
SB 432 - Cunningham - Modifies provisions relating to food preparation for charitable purposes
SB 445 - Wasson - Requires homeowner insurance companies to offer sinkhole coverage
SB 458 - Kehoe - Reduces duration of state unemployment benefits until December 31, 2013
SB 473 - Lamping - Modifies Missouri Health Care Freedom Act by prohibiting the state from implementing a health insurance exchange, prohibiting insurers from accepting remuneration that may result in penalties, and prescribing duties of the Attorney General for enforcement of the act
SB 479 - Dixon - Repeals a section of law relating to prepaid legal service plans
HB 30 - Scharnhorst - 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
HB 34 - Guernsey - Modifies prevailing wage laws
HB 53 - Gatschenberger - Modifies provisions relating to the regulation of the Missouri Property and Casualty Insurance Association and the Missouri Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association
HB 58 - Molendorp - Modifies the law regarding portable electronics insurance coverage
HB 112 - Burlison - Creates a statutory cause of action for damages against health care providers
HB 133 - Gosen - Modifies the law regarding the accreditation requirements for reinsurance companies and specifies when insurers can take credit or reduce liability due to reinsurance
HB 275 - Brattin - Modifies laws that bar businesses from hiring unauthorized aliens
HB 315 - Rowland - Modifies various provisions relating to the provision of health care services
HB 322 - Gosen - Allows proof of financial responsibility and other insurance-related documents to be provided or presented through electronic means
HB 339 - Wieland - Enacts a "No Pay, No Play" law which requires uninsured motorists to forfeit recovery of noneconomic damages under certain conditions
HB 346 - Molendorp - Prohibits health carriers from contractually requiring dentists to provide non-covered dental services at an established fee
HB 404 - Conway - Modifies workers' compensation laws relating to occupational diseases for peace officers and insurance premium rates for construction employers
HB 409 - Love - Modifies prevailing wage laws
HB 429 - Schatz - 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
HB 430 - Schatz - Modifies provisions relating to experience ratings for workers' compensation insurers
HB 510 - Torpey - Allows limited liability companies to create a separate series of the company
HB 593 - Solon - Establishes the Missouri Oral Chemotherapy Parity Interim Committee
HB 611 - Lant - Modifies the law relating to employment

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