In this episode of Missouri Legislative Update we highlight the final days of the First Regular Session of the 96th General Assembly. We also take a closer look at several key pieces of legislation passed during session. This includes measures dealing with voter identification, abortion, redistricting, transportation, firearms and drug testing for welfare recipients.
Jefferson City — The full Missouri Senate could begin discussing the Fiscal Year 2018 state operating budget this week. The Missouri Senate Appropriations Committee spent most of last week going through the 13 bills that comprise the state’s spending plan for the upcoming fiscal year. We’ve included actualities from committee chair, Sen. Dan Brown, R-Rolla, and committee member, Sen. Shalonn “Kiki” Curls, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.