Thursday, September 03, 2015

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Sept. 3, 2015: SB 224

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews one of the vetoed measures that may come up during veto session, which will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015. Senate Bill 224 would require a student to be a United States citizen or permanent resident in order to be eligible to receive reimbursements from the A+ Schools Program. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Gary Romine, R-Farmington; Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur; and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Tuesday, September 01, 2015

The Senate Minute for Sept. 1, 2015: SB 224

Jefferson City — The annual veto session will start in two weeks. Senate Bill 224 would require a student to be a United States citizen, or permanent resident, in order to be eligible to receive reimbursements from the A+ Schools Program. This is one of several measures that may be considered for veto override, starting on Sept. 16, 2015. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Gary Romine, R-Farmington, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by clicking the following link:
Senate Minute. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the “subscribe” button and choose “copy shortcut,” then paste that link into your podcast player’s website
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Monday, August 31, 2015

The Missouri Senate Capitol Briefing for August 2015: Senate Measures Become Law As Committees Carry on Interim Work

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri’s Constitution (Article III, Section 29) states that no law passed by the Missouri General Assembly, except appropriations measures or bills containing an emergency clause, can take effect until 90 days after the Legislature constitutionally adjourns. Most of the bills passed by the General Assembly and signed by the governor, or allowed to lapse into law, took effect on Aug. 28, 2015.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Aug. 27, 2015: Committee Hearings

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews two of the committee hearings held this week at the Capitol. The Senate Interim Committee on the Sanctity of Life and the Joint Committee on Education both met this week. We’ve included actualities from the chair of the Senate Interim Committee on the Sanctity of Life, Sen. Kurt Schaefer, R-Columbia; committee member, Sen. David Sater, R-Cassville; and Joint Committee on Education member, Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by visiting the This Week in the Missouri Senate website. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the "subscribe" button and choose "copy shortcut," then paste that link into your podcast player's website
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Tuesday, August 25, 2015

The Senate Minute for Aug. 25, 2015: Sanctity of Life Committee

Jefferson City — The Senate Interim Committee on the Sanctity of Life spends today (8-25) concluding its hearing from Aug. 13, 2015, with more public hearings possible in the future. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Kurt Schaefer, R-Columbia, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by clicking the following link:
Senate Minute. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the “subscribe” button and choose “copy shortcut,” then paste that link into your podcast player’s website
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Thursday, August 20, 2015

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Aug. 20, 2015: SB 145

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews Senate Bill 145, which will require health benefit plans cover diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders. The new law will take effect on Aug. 28, 2015. We’ve included actualities from Sen. David Pearce, R-Warrensburg, and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Click here to listen to the report.

You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by visiting the This Week in the Missouri Senate website. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the "subscribe" button and choose "copy shortcut," then paste that link into your podcast player's website
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Tuesday, August 18, 2015

The Senate Minute for Aug. 18, 2015: SB 145

Jefferson CitySenate Bill 145 will require health benefit plans to cover diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders. The new law is set to take effect on Aug. 28, 2015. We’ve included actualities from Sen. David Pearce, R-Warrensburg, and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Click here to listen to the report.

You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by clicking the following link:
Senate Minute. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the “subscribe” button and choose “copy shortcut,” then paste that link into your podcast player’s website
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