Friday, April 15, 2016

This Week in the Missouri Senate for the Week of April 11: Floor Action

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews: 

·    Senate Resolution 1793 and Senate Resolution 1794, both of which issue summons to appear before the full Missouri Senate (Audio: Sen. Kurt Schaefer, R-Columbia, and Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton);

·    Senate Bill 618, legislation that would modify provisions relating to the detention and shackling of juvenile offenders and detention and shackling of pregnant offenders (Audio: Sen. Wayne Wallingford, R-Cape Girardeau; Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur; and Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis);

·    House Bill 2014, the supplemental budget for the current fiscal year (Audio: Sen. Schaefer and Sen. Schupp); and

·    House Bill 1983, which specifies no statewide elected official or member of the Missouri General Assembly can serve as a paid political consultant. 

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

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