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MO HB1699


Prohibits state contracts with companies that engage in economic boycotts based on environmental, social, or governance criteria

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A public entity shall not enter into a contract with a company to acquire or dispose of services, supplies, information technology, or construction unless the contract includes a written certification that the company is not currently engaged in and shall not, for the duration of the contract, engage in any kind of economic boycott.

(2) "Economic boycott", refusing to deal with, terminating business activities with, or otherwise taking any commercial action that is intended to penalize, inflict economic harm on, limit commercial relations with, or change or limit the activities of a company because the company, without violating controlling federal or state law:[...] (e) Does not facilitate, is not expected to facilitate, or does not commit to facilitate access to abortion, sex or gender change, or transgender surgery or medical treatments;

Legislative Session


2024 Regular Session


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2024-05-17Referred: General Laws(H)
2024-01-04Read Second Time (H)
2024-01-03Read First Time (H)
2023-12-01Prefiled (H)