Friday, July 21, 2017

This Week in the Missouri Senate for July 21: SB 43

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews another measure that relates to tort reform now set to become law. Senate Bill 43 will modify the law relating to unlawful discrimination. The new law is set to take effect on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from bill sponsor, Sen. Gary Romine, R-Farmington; Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton; and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

This Date in Missouri Senate History: July 19, 1820

Jefferson CityThis Date in Missouri Senate History reviews July 19, 1820, the day Missouri’s first constitution was adopted. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for July 18: SB 43

Jefferson City — Another measure relating to tort reform is set to become law. On June 30, the governor signed Senate Bill 43, which will modify the law relating to unlawful discrimination. The new law will take effect on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from bill sponsor, Sen. Gary Romine, R-Farmington, and Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.


Friday, July 14, 2017

This Week in the Missouri Senate for July 14: HCB 3

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews House Committee Bill 3, which sought to modify provisions relating to funds for vulnerable senior citizens. The measure has been vetoed by the executive branch. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Dan Brown, R-Rolla; Sen. Ryan Silvey, R-Kansas City; Missouri Senate Minority Floor Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors; and Sen. Shalonn “Kiki” Curls, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for July 11: HCB 3

Jefferson City — Among the measures that have seen a veto this year is House Committee Bill 3, which sought to modify provisions relating to funds for vulnerable senior citizens. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Dan Brown, R-Rolla, and Missouri Senate Minority Floor Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Friday, July 07, 2017

This Week in the Missouri Senate for July 7: SB 160, SB 376 and Extra Session


Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews: 

·    Senate Bill 160, legislation that will modify provisions relating to child protection (Audio: Bill sponsor, Sen. David Sater, R-Cassville, and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City);

·    Senate Bill 376, a measure that will designate "Old Drum" as the historical dog of the state of Missouri and "Jim the Wonder Dog" as Missouri's wonder dog (Audio: Bill sponsor, Sen. Denny Hoskins, D-Warrensburg). Both of these measures will take effect on Aug. 28; and

·    An update on the Second Extraordinary Session of the 99th General Assembly.
 
This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Tuesday, July 04, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for July 4: SB 160

Jefferson City — Missouri’s “Foster Care Bill of Rights” is closer to creation. Senate Bill 160 will modify provisions relating to child protection. While some provisions of the measure took effect when it was signed on June 22, others will become law on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from bill sponsor, Sen. David Sater, R-Cassville, and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.