Monday, December 04, 2006

Legislative Committees Meet This Week

Two legislative committees are meeting this week to gather public testimony as they prepare legislation for the First Regular Session of the 94th Missouri General Assembly, which convenes Jan. 3.
The Joint Committee on Terrorism, Bioterrorism and Homeland Security will meet Wednesday, Dec. 6, at 9:30 a.m. in Senate Committee Room 2 on the first floor of the Capitol Building.
For a list of members, click here.
To review the committee’s charge, click here. The Joint Committee on Terrorism, Bioterrorism and Homeland Security is required to present its report to the General Assembly by Jan. 15.
Also on Wednesday, Dec. 6, the Senate Agriculture, Conservation, Parks and Natural Resources Committee will hold a field hearing in West Plains. The public hearing will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the West Plains Civic Center, 110 St. Louis Street, West Plains. The public is invited to comment relating to future marketing ideas and promoting Missouri livestock. The meeting will be held in the Theater Room of the Civic Center. Call 417-256-8087 for more information. Directions to West Plains Civic Center (Center is on East side of town):From Jefferson City, take Bsn 63 South, Right on St. Louis Street. Holiday Inn Express and Best Western are available if lodging accommodations are necessary.