State Rep Mike Henderson of Mo District 117 called Comrade Dennis Sweet right after inauguration, requesting he help research the POW/MIA proposal he was drafting. He last asked him to talk with State CDR Chris Johnston regarding support. Afterwards, Comrade Sweet met 2 days with Rep Henderson and the bill was introduced and February 21st was first reading.
This text of the bill was taken straight from the Missouri State website
Henderson (117) DISPLAY OF THE POW/MIA FLAG (1612H.01I)
Specifies that all state properties that currently have a flagpole shall fly the POW/MIA flag
Last Action: 2/21/2017 – Public Hearing Completed (H)
This was the view as Comrade Sweet arrived in Jefferson City to attend the first reading of MO HB 817
This is Dennis Sweet and his state representative Mike Henderson (MO District 117) who originated House Bill 817, POW/MIA Flag law
If you feel this should be passed and made into law contact your Mo State Representative.