Skip to main content

This Week in the Missouri Senate for the Week of March 28: Second Half

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews: 

·    Senate Bill 623, which would — upon approval of Missouri voters — raise the state’s gas tax from 17 cents to 22.9 cents per gallon (Audio: Sen. Doug Libla, R-Poplar Bluff);

·    House Bill 1983, legislation that would create new provisions of law relating to elected officials acting as paid political consultants (Audio: Sen. Brian Munzlinger, R-Williamstown, and Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton);

·    Senate Bill 786, a measure that would modify the law relating to the prosecution of election offenses (Audio: Sen. Sifton); and

·    The Senate Appropriations Committee begins marks ups on the Fiscal Year 2017 Missouri operating budget. 

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

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

Popular posts from this blog

The Missouri Senate Minute for Jan. 11: SB 564

Jefferson City — A Missouri Senate committee spends several hours hearing testimony on Senate Bill 564. The measure seeks to modify provisions relating to public utilities. The committee hearing was held yesterday afternoon (1/10). We’ve included actualities from bill sponsor, Sen. Ed Emery, R-Lamar, and committee member, Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.

The Missouri Senate Minute for May 3: HB 2034

Jefferson City — Missouri senators make changes to House Bill 2034, a measure that would modify provisions relating to industrial hemp. The proposal now returns to the Missouri House of Representatives for further consideration. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Brian Munzlinger, R-Williamstown, and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.

The Missouri Senate Minute for May 2: HB 2540

Jefferson City — House Bill 2540 is the latest tax reform proposal to receive a Missouri Senate hearing. There are two weeks and two days left in the Second Regular Session of the 99th General Assembly. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Andrew Koenig, R-Manchester, and Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.