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This Week in the Missouri Senate for Dec. 28: Session Preview

Jefferson City — This Week in the Missouri Senate previews the First Regular Session of the 100th General Assembly. Some of the priorities for the upcoming year are the same for many, if not all, Missouri senators. We’ve included actualities from incoming Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Dave Schatz, R-Sullivan, and returning Missouri Senate Minority Floor Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors, in this feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.



The Missouri Senate Minute for Dec. 25: Session Preview

Jefferson City — When the next legislative session starts on Jan. 9, there could be a mixture of previously seen and new items in store for Missouri senators. Add to this new leadership and some new faces in the upper chamber for the First Regular Session of the 100th General Assembly. We’ve included actualities from incoming Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Dave Schatz, R-Sullivan, and returning Missouri Senate Minority Floor Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.



This Date in Missouri Senate History: Dec. 25, 1848

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Dec. 25, 1848, the date marking the start of the First Regular Session of the 15th General Assembly. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.



This Week in the Missouri Senate for Dec. 21: Session Preview

Jefferson City — This Week in the Missouri Senate previews some of the legislation that could be considered next year:
Senate Bill 43, which would establish the Missouri Video Lottery Control Act; Senate Bill 44, legislation that seeks to authorize sports wagering (Audio: Sen. Denny Hoskins, R-Warrensburg); Senate Bill 162, a measure that would create new provisions of law relating to leave from employment (Audio: Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur); and Education.
This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.

The Missouri Senate Minute for Dec. 18: Session Preview

Jefferson City — The next legislative session will start in three weeks. Some items from this past legislative session could materialize again in 2019. Among these is Senate Bill 162, which would create new provisions of law relating to leave from employment. 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: Dec. 17, 1861

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Dec. 17, 1861, the day a test oath for state voters took effect. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.



This Week in the Missouri Senate for Dec. 14: Background Checks

Jefferson City — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews House Bill 1350, a new law that modifies provisions relating to criminal history records, including criminal record reviews and background checks for in-home service providers and child care providers. The new law took effect on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Caleb Rowden, R-Columbia, and Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.



The Missouri Senate Minute for Dec. 11: Background Checks

Jefferson City — A new state law relates to background checks. House Bill 1350 modifies provisions relating to criminal history records, including criminal record reviews and background checks for in-home service providers and childcare providers. This measure became law on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Caleb Rowden, R-Columbia, and Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.



This Date in Missouri Senate History: Dec. 9, 1824

Jefferson City — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Dec. 9, 1824, the day the Missouri General Assembly passed the state’s first liquor law. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.



This Week in the Missouri Senate for Dec. 7: Merit System

Jefferson City — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews Senate Bill 1007, anew law that modifies the state’s merit system. This new law took effect on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bob Onder, R-Lake St. Louis; Missouri Senate Minority Floor Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors; and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.



The Missouri Senate Minute for Dec. 4: Merit System

Jefferson City — A new law modifies laws that relate to the merit system for state government employees. Senate Bill 1007 took effect on Aug. 28. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bob Onder, R-Lake St. Louis, and Missouri Senate Minority Floor Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications’ Dean Morgan.