Thursday, June 23, 2016

This Week in the Missouri Senate for the Week of June 20: SB 572

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews Senate Bill 572, which modifies various provisions regarding municipalities located in St. Louis County, nuisance abatement ordinances, disincorporation procedures for various cities and municipal courts. The new law will take effect on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from bill sponsor, Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale; Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur; Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City; and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016

The Senate Minute for June 21: SB 572

Jefferson City — An addition to last year’s municipal court reform is now set to become law. Senate Bill 572 will take effect on Aug. 28. The new law will make changes to nuisance abatement ordinances, disincorporation procedures for various cities and municipal courts. We’ve included actualities from bill sponsor, Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Friday, June 17, 2016

This Date in Missouri Senate History for June 20: June 20, 1955

Jefferson CityThis Date in Missouri Senate History reviews June 20, 1955, the day the flowering dogwood became Missouri’s official tree. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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This Week in the Missouri Senate for the Week of June 13: HB 1941

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews House Bill 1941, which was signed into law on June 10, and will exclude any fantasy contest from gambling or advance gambling activity when the new law takes effect on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from bill handler, Senate Minority Floor Leader Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis; Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale; and Sen. Rob Schaaf, R-St. Joseph, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016

This Date in Missouri Senate History for June 15: June 15, 1861

Jefferson CityThis Date in Missouri Senate History reviews June 15, 1861, the day federal troops overtook Jefferson City in the early months of the Civil War. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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The Senate Minute for June 14: HB 1941

Jefferson City — A new law will oversee the online world of fantasy sports in Missouri. House Bill 1941 will provide licensing and taxation for daily fantasy sports games. The measure will take effect on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from Senate Minority Floor Leader Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis, and Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Friday, June 10, 2016

This Week in the Missouri Senate for the Week of June 6: HB 1583

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews a measure that modifies several provisions relating to student safety. House Bill 1583 will make changes to the way schools deal with bullying and will create a new method for teaching suicide prevention. The new law will take effect on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from the bill handler, Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale; Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis; and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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