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This Date in Missouri Senate History: Sept. 30, 1836

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Sept. 30, 1836, the day Lt. Gov. — and former Missouri Sen. — Lilburn Boggs became Missouri’s sixth governor. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


This Week in the Missouri Senate for Sept. 28: Treatment Courts

Jefferson City — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews House Bill 2, a measure that seeks to establish treatment courts in Missouri. It is the second proposal considered by lawmakers during this month’s extra session, and awaits executive branch action. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Denny Hoskins, R-Warrensburg, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


The Missouri Senate Minute for Sept. 25: Treatment Courts

Jefferson City — House Bill 2 is a measure that seeks to establish treatment courts in Missouri. Missouri senators sent the proposal to the executive branch during this month’s extra session. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Denny Hoskins, R-Warrensburg, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


This Date in Missouri Senate History: Sept. 22, 1954

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Sept. 22, 1954, the day the riots at the Missouri State Penitentiary began. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


This Week in the Missouri Senate for Sept. 21: STEM Courses

Jefferson City — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews House Bill 3, legislation that seeks to establish a statewide STEM career awareness program and create new provisions of law relating to computer science. Lawmakers sent the measure to the executive branch during last week’s extra session. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Dan Hegeman, R-Cosby, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


The Missouri Senate Minute for Sept. 18: STEM Courses

Jefferson City — Missouri senators send House Bill 3 to the executive branch. The measure would establish a statewide STEM career awareness program and create new provisions of law related to computer science, if signed by the governor. The proposal was passed during last week’s extra session. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Dan Hegeman, R-Cosby, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


This Date in Missouri Senate History: Sept. 18, 1820

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Sept. 18, 1820, the beginning of the First Regular Session of the First General Assembly’s first meeting in St. Louis. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


This Date in Missouri Senate History: Sept. 16, 1817

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Sept. 16, 1817, the birthdate of former state rep. and U.S. Sen. Waldo Johnson. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


This Week in the Missouri Senate for Sept. 14: Veto and Extra Session

Jefferson City — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews the extra session, called by the governor:


·House Bill 3, legislation that establishes a statewide STEM career awareness program and creates new provisions of law related to computer science (Audio: Sen. Doug Libla, R-Poplar Bluff, and Sen. John Rizzo, D-Kansas City); and
·House Bill 2, a measure that establishes treatment courts (Audio: Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis).


Additionally, we look at this week’s annual veto session (Audio: Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, and Sen. Dan Brown, R-Rolla).


Plus, Missouri’s newest state senator is sworn into office: (Audio: Sen. Lauren Arthur, D-Kansas City).

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


This Date in Missouri Senate History: Sept. 12, 1961

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Sept. 12, 1961, the day former Gov. — and Missouri Sen. — Phil Donnelly passed away. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


The Missouri Senate Minute for Sept. 11: Extra Session Begins

Jefferson City — Missouri senators return to the Capitol for the start of another extra session, which relates to science, technology and math education; treatment courts; and gubernatorial appointments. The extra session runs in conjunction with this week’s annual veto session. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Doug Libla, R-Poplar Bluff, and Sen. John Rizzo, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


This Date in Missouri Senate History: Sept. 9, 1901

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Sept. 9, 1901, the day the first Missouri State Fair was held. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


This Week in the Missouri Senate for Sept. 7: Vetoed Legislation

Jefferson City — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews the three, non-budgetary items vetoed by the governor:


·Senate Bill 894 and 921, legislation that would have modified provisions relating to education curriculum involving science and technology (Audio: Sen. Doug Libla, R-Poplar Bluff);
·Senate Concurrent Resolution 50, a measure that requested Congress to replace the statue of Thomas Hart Benton in the Statuary Hall of the U.S. Capitol with a statue of Harry S. Truman (Audio: Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard, R-Joplin); and
·House Bill 2562, which sought to modify provisions relating to municipal courts and ordinances, abandoned property, salaries of Kansas City police officers, treatment courts, court personnel and procedure, judicial retirement, service of process in certain cases and private probation services (Audio: Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, and Sen. Shalonn “Kiki” Curls, D-Kansas City).

This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morg…

This Date in Missouri Senate History: Sept. 7, 1955

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Sept. 7, 1955, the day the Kansas City School District began the process of desegregation. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


This Date in Missouri Senate History: Sept. 6, 1937

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Sept. 6, 1937, the day the Missouri Board of Probation and Parole was established by the state Legislature. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.


The Missouri Senate Minute for Sept. 4: Vetoed Legislation

Jefferson City — The governor vetoed three measures this year, not including line items from the budget:


·Senate Bill 894 and 921, legislation that would have modified provisions relating to education curriculum involving science and technology (Audio: Sen. Doug Libla, R-Poplar Bluff);
·House Bill 2562, a measure that would have modified provisions relating to municipal courts and ordinances, abandoned property, salaries of Kansas City police officers, treatment courts, court personnel and procedure, judicial retirement, service of process in certain cases and private probation services (Audio: Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis); and
·Senate Concurrent Resolution 50, which would have requested Congress to replace the statue of Thomas Hart Benton in the Statuary Hall of the U.S. Capitol with a statue of Harry S Truman.

Senate Bill 894 and 921, and House Bill 2562, are both the subject for an extra session that will coincide with next week’s veto session.


This Date in Missouri Senate History: Sept. 4, 1793

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Sept. 4, 1793, the day Edward Bates was born. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.