Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The Senate Minute for Jan. 25: SB 46

Jefferson City — Committee hearings continue in the Missouri Senate. The Missouri Senate Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee hears Senate Bill 46, which would increase penalties against those convicted of assault and manslaughter on law enforcement and emergency responders. The panel has yet to act on the measure. We’ve included actualities from bill sponsor, Sen. Doug Libla, R-Poplar Bluff, and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.