Thursday, August 25, 2011

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Aug. 25, 2011: New Laws

This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews a hearing held by the Senate Interim Committee on Natural Disaster Recovery, which was established in June and expects to have recommendations ready by Sept. 1, 2011.

August 28, 2011, is the effective date for many of the bills that were passed by the Legislature and signed into law by the governor. We review:

Also, a date is now set for the start of the First Extraordinary Session of the 96th General Assembly. Lawmakers will return to Jefferson City to begin the special session on Sept. 6, 2011.

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

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