Friday, April 22, 2016

This Week in the Missouri Senate for the Week of April 18: Floor Debate

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews: 

·     Final passage of Missouri’s $27 billion operating budget for Fiscal Year 2017 (Audio: Sen. Kurt Schaefer, R-Columbia, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur);

·     Ethics reform measures House Bill 1979, House Bill 2166 and House Bill 2203 (Audio: Sen. Bob Onder, R-Lake St. Louis, and Sen. Schupp);

·     Senate Bill 590, a measure that seeks to modify provisions related to crime; and

·     House Bill 1562, legislation that would expand the crime of sexual trafficking of a child to include advertising a child participating in a commercial sexual act. 

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

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