Friday, January 15, 2016

This Week in the Missouri Senate for the Week of Jan. 11: Committee Hearings

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews some of the priority legislation heard in committee, including: 

·       Senate Bill 643, a measure that would modify provisions of law relating to ethics (Audio: Sen. Bob Onder, R-Lake St. Louis, and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City);

·       Senate Bill 575, which seeks to repeal the earnings tax in the cities of Kansas City and St. Louis on Dec. 31, 2017 (Audio: Sen. Kurt Schaefer, R-Columbia, and Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton); and

·       Senate Bill 644, which would modify provisions relating to abortion, including donation of fetal tissue, tissue reports, physician privileges and ambulatory surgical center licensing and inspections (Audio: Sen. Onder and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City). 

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

To download the script (.docx) and/or the audio (.mp3), please click here.