Tuesday, November 24, 2015

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Nov. 24, 2015: Seniors, Families and Children-Related Laws

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews: 

·    Senate Bill 24 modifies provisions of law relating to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Audio: Sen. David Sater, R-Cassville, and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City);

Senate Bill 174, a measure that establishes the Missouri Achieving a Better Life Experience Program; Senate Bill 244, which creates the Senior Savings Protection Act; Senate Bill 341, legislation that modifies provisions of law relating to the protection of children and other vulnerable persons; House Bill 343, which establishes a committee to assess the continuation of the Money Follows the Person Demonstration Program in order to help disabled or aging individuals transition from nursing facilities to community settings; House Bill 501, a measure that requires course material relating to sexual education to contain information regarding sexual predators, online predators and the consequences of inappropriate text messaging; and House Bill 1149, which modifies provisions related to the Missouri Division of Youth Services.
This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.
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