Missouri House and Senate Advance Pro-life and Benevolent Tax Credits

This week, the Missouri House and Senate advanced bills reauthorizing tax credits, including those benefiting maternity homes, pregnancy resource centers, food pantries, and programs benefiting children in crisis. The House third read HB 1288, sponsored by Rep. Kevin Engler (R-Farmington) and the Senate perfected SB 632, sponsored by Sen. Bob Dixon (R-Springfield). The bills included a one million dollar increase in the cap on donations to maternity homes and pregnancy resource centers, making the cap $3.5M. The MCC testified in support of these bills and will be tracking them as they progress.