Friday, January 27, 2017

This Week in the Missouri Senate for the Week of Jan. 23: SB 19 and SB 46

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews the first measure discussed on the floor of the Missouri Senate and an item considered in committee: 

·     Senate Bill 19, a measure that would create new provisions of law relating to labor organizations (Audio: Bill sponsor, Sen. Dan Brown, R-Rolla; Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City; Sen. Mike Cunningham, R-Rogersville; and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur); and

·     Senate Bill 46, legislation that would increase penalties against those accused of assault and manslaughter against law enforcement officers and emergency responders (Audio: Bill sponsor, Sen. Doug Libla, R-Poplar Bluff, and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City). 

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