Mo. House Panel Backs 72-Hour Abortion Wait PeriodThe bill endorsed by the House Health Care Policy Committee would align Missouri with Utah and South Dakota as the only states with 3-day waiting periods.
Mo. Health Care Community Expressing Concern Over Immunization RegistryThe House Committee on Health Insurance debated legislation proposing a database of immunizations Missourians have received to improve efficiency in the state.
Mo. Bill Proposes Criminalizing Clergy Sexual ExploitationHouse Bill 1346 would create a class C felony of sexual exploitation by or of a clergy person.
Lawmaker Seeks Changes to Child Abuse Hotline A Missouri lawmaker wants to bar officials investigating child abuse claims from leaving their business cards if they are checking a house and no one answers the door.