Friday, April 15, 2011

This Week in the Missouri Senate for April 15, 2011: Priority Legislation

This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews priority legislation presented on the Senate floor, including:

  • House Bill 193, which would change the composition of congressional districts, based on the 2010 census (Audio: Sen. Scott T. Rupp, R-Wentzville; Sen. Ryan McKenna, D-Crystal City; and Sen. Jack Goodman, R-Mount Vernon);
  • Senate Bill 286, which would create the Amy Hestir Student Protection Act and establish the Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Abuse of Children (Audio: Sen. McKenna);
  • Senate Bill 320, which would modify provisions relating to domestic violence (Audio: Sen. John Lamping, R-Ladue, and Senate Minority Floor Leader Victor Callahan, D-Independence); and
  • Senate Bill 291, which would modify provisions relating to charter schools (Audio: Sen. Jane Cunningham, R-Chesterfield, and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City).

This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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