Thursday, April 30, 2015

The Senate Minute for April 30, 2015: HB 514

Jefferson City — Missouri senators debate House Bill 514, a measure that would modify provisions relating to tax increment financing. The proposal now returns to the Missouri House of Representatives with Senate amendments. We’ve included actualities from Senate Majority Floor Leader Ron Richard, R-Joplin, and Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Audio/Video Clips for April 30, 2015

Streaming and broadcast quality audio clips feature SB 199, House Bill 514 and House Bill 722.
 
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Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Daily Audio/Video Clips for April 29, 2015

Streaming and broadcast quality audio and video clips feature Senate Bill 200 (First Degree Murder) and House Bill 531 (Liquid Nicotine).
 
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The Senate Minute for April 29, 2015: SB 199

Jefferson City — Missouri senators give initial approval to Senate Bill 199, a measure that would modify provisions specifying when law enforcement officers are justified in using deadly force. The proposal still needs another affirmative vote before it could move to the Missouri House of Representatives for similar consideration. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City, and Sen. Rob Schaaf, R-St. Joseph, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Daily Audio/Video Clips for April 28, 2015

Streaming and broadcast quality audio and video clips feature SB 433 (Balanced Budget), HB 515 (STL Police), SB 373 (Alcohol & Tobacco Fund), HB 458 (Antibullying) and SB 199 (Deadly Force).
 
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The Senate Minute for April 28, 2015: HB 458

Jefferson City — Missouri senators send back to the Missouri House of Representatives House Bill 458, legislation that would change the laws regarding bullying in schools and establish specific components that a district must include in its antibullying policy. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale, and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Monday, April 27, 2015

The Senate Minute for April 27, 2015: HCR 38 and SB 386

Jefferson City — Missouri senators say yes to House Concurrent Resolution 38, which would create the Human Trafficking Task Force, and Senate Bill 386, a measure that would modify provisions relating to hemp extract. We’ve included actualities from Senate President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey, R-St. Charles, and Senate Minority Floor Leader Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Friday, April 24, 2015

Daily Audio/Video Clips for April 24, 2015

Streaming and broadcast quality audio and video clips feature floor debate regarding House Bill 11. The measure appropriates money for the expenses, grants, and distributions for the Department of Social Services.
 
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This Date in Missouri Senate History for April 24, 2015

Jefferson CityThis Date in Missouri Senate History reviews April 24, 1931, the day a Missouri Senate bill was signed into law that created the Missouri State Highway Patrol. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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This Week in the Missouri Senate for April 24, 2015: Priority Legislation

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews:

·       Final Missouri Senate passage of the Fiscal Year 2016 state operating budget (Audio: Senate Appropriations Committee Chair, Sen. Kurt Schaefer, R-Columbia);

·       Senate Bill 433, which would adopt the “Compact for a Balanced Budget” (Audio: Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City);

·       Senate Bill 145, which would require health benefit plans cover diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders (Audio: Sen. David Pearce, R-Warrensburg, and Sen. Holsman); and

·       Senate Bill 400, which would provide that the state could not require maintenance of licensure or any form of specialty medical board certification to practice medicine (Audio: Sen. Bob Onder, R-Lake St. Louis, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur).

This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.
 
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Thursday, April 23, 2015

New Audio/Video Clips for April 23, 2015

Streaming and broadcast quality audio and video features Senate Bill 433, House Concurrent Resolution 38, Senate Bill 386, House Bill 2 and House Bill 4.

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The Senate Minute for April 23, 2015: SB 433

Jefferson City — Missouri senators give preliminary approval to Senate Bill 433, which would adopt the “Compact for a Balanced Budget.” The measure has received first-round Missouri Senate approval and still needs another affirmative vote before it could move to the Missouri House of Representatives for similar consideration. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Daily Audio/Video Clips for April 22, 2015

Streaming and broadcast quality audio and video clips feature SB 321, SB 430, SB 366, SB 145, SCR 24 and SCR's 21, 19 & 23.
 
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The Senate Minute for April 22, 2015: SB 145

Jefferson City — Preliminary approval is given to Senate Bill 145, which would require health benefit plans cover diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders. The measure still needs another vote before it could move to the Missouri House of Representatives for its consideration. We’ve included actualities from Sen. David Pearce, R-Warrensburg, and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Audio/Video Clips for April 21, 2015

Streaming and broadcast quality audio and video clips from the Missouri Senate feature Senate Bill 400 and Senate Bill 352.
 
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The Senate Minute for April 21, 2015: SB 400

Jefferson City — Missouri senators spend time on Senate Bill 400, which would provide that the state could not require maintenance of licensure or any form of specialty medical board certification to practice medicine. The measure has been set aside for future debate. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bob Onder, R-Lake St. Louis, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Monday, April 20, 2015

The Senate Minute for April 20, 2015: HB 150

Jefferson City — Missouri senators send House Bill 150 back to the Missouri House of Representatives. The measure would modify the duration of unemployment compensation, the method to pay federal advances and raise the fund trigger causing contribution rate reductions. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Mike Kehoe, R-Jefferson City, and Senate Minority Floor Leader Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Friday, April 17, 2015

The Capitol Briefing for the Week of April 13, 2015

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri senators move into mid-April by continuing to spend time debating important legislation on the floor of the Missouri Senate and hearing an increasing number of House bills in committee. The First Regular Session of the 98th General Assembly now has four weeks remaining.

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This Week in the Missouri Senate for April 17, 2015

This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews:
  • House Bill 42, which would modify provisions relating to elementary and secondary education (Audio: Sen. David Pearce, R-Warrensburg, and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City);

  • Senate Bill 540, which aims to raise the tax on motor fuel by six cents per gallon over a 10-year period, and adjust it — annually — for inflation (Audio: Sen. Doug Libla, R-Poplar Bluff, and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City); and

  • Senate Bill 321, a measure that would allow victims of sexual assault to receive protective orders and modify the definitions of sexual assault and stalking as they relate to orders of protection (Audio: Sen. Dan Hegeman, R-Cosby, and Sen. Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors).
This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Audio/Video Clips for April 16, 2015

Streaming and broadcast quality audio and video clips feature SB 321, SB 339, SB 475 and SB 328.

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The Senate Minute for April 16, 2015: SB 321

Jefferson City — Missouri senators give first-round approval to Senate Bill 321, which would allow victims of sexual assault to receive protective orders and modify the definitions of sexual assault and stalking as they relate to orders of protection. The measure still needs another affirmative vote before it could move to the Missouri House of Representatives for similar consideration. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Dan Hegeman, R-Cosby, and Sen. Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

The Senate Minute for April 15, 2015: SB 540

Jefferson City — Missouri senators debate Senate Bill 540, which aims to raise the tax on motor fuel by 6 cents per gallon, over a 10-year period, and adjust it annually for inflation. The measure has been set aside for further discussion. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Sen. Doug Libla, R-Poplar Bluff, and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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