The first day of the next legislative session of the Missouri General Assembly starts on January 4, 2023. Bill prefiling has commenced in Jefferson City.
A bill, prefiled:
Prohibits a child-placing agency contracting with the state to provide foster care services from discriminating against a family because of the family’s religion
Sponsor: Ingle, Keri (035)
Proposed Effective Date: 8/28/2023
LR Number: 1302H.01I
Last Action: 12/07/2022 – Prefiled (H)
Bill String: HB 398
Next House Hearing: Hearing not scheduled
Calendar: Bill currently not on a House calendar
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HOUSE BILL NO. 398 [pdf]
102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVE INGLE.
1302H.01I DANA RADEMAN MILLER, Chief Clerk
To amend chapter 210, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to foster care.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Chapter 210, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 210.483, to read as follows:
210.483. No child-placing agency contracting with the state to provide foster care services shall discriminate against a family because of the family’s religion.