Public employee unions Missouri House Votes to Limit Union Fee Collections By Associated Press • Feb 18, 2016 David Shane / Flickr The Missouri House is advancing a bill to require annual written authorization from public employee union members before paying union dues. Missouri Senate considers limits on union fees By Associated Press • May 7, 2014 The Missouri Senate has halted debate on legislation that would curb the ability of public employee unions to collect and spend fees automatically deducted from workers' paychecks. Mo. House panel to hear bill limiting union fees By Associated Press • Feb 3, 2014 Ryan Famuliner / KBIA A Missouri House committee is scheduled to consider legislation that would change the ability of certain public employee labor unions to collect fees. Mo. bill would require consent for fee collections By Associated Press • May 13, 2013 Jim Bowen / Flickr Missouri lawmakers have sent Gov. Jay Nixon a bill that would require public employee unions to get annual consent from their members to deduct fees automatically from paychecks.