Journal of the Senate

SECOND REGULAR SESSION


SIXTIETH DAY--TUESDAY, APRIL 25, 2000


The Senate met pursuant to adjournment.

President Pro Tem Quick in the Chair.

Senator Westfall offered the following prayer:

Our Heavenly Father, we call on Your Holy Name to express our gratitude for the many blessings of life. We're especially grateful for the blessings and opportunities we enjoy as Americans. During the final weeks and days of this session allow each of our hearts to help us have patience with one another, that we might not only come up with good answers, but we might understand the thoughts of others and be patient and understanding with them. Help us to conduct ourselves in a way that would glorify thy name and be fitting in thy sight. We pray in thy name. Amen.

The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag was recited.

A quorum being established, the Senate proceeded with its business.

The Journal for Thursday, April 20, 2000, was read and approved.

Photographers from the Associated Press were given permission to take pictures in the Senate Chamber today.

The following Senators were present during the day's proceedings:

Present--Senators
Bentley Bland Carter Caskey
Childers Clay DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Mathewson Maxwell
Mueller Quick Rohrbach Russell
Schneider Scott Sims Singleton
Staples Steelman Stoll Westfall
Wiggins Yeckel--34
Absent with leave--Senators--None
The Lieutenant Governor was present.

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1586, regarding Maureen Downs, Hillsboro, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1587, regarding Allison E. Hill, Chesterfield, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1588, regarding Elizabeth Renee Elliott, Chesterfield, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1589, regarding Kathryn B. Coile, Hillsboro, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1590, regarding Angela Clouse, Breckenridge Hills, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1591, regarding Alison Worsham, St. Charles, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1592, regarding Melissa Lebens, Chesterfield, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1593, regarding Heather Hall, St. Charles, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1594, regarding Melanie Apple, St. Charles, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1595, regarding Krista Jean Mires, St. Charles, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1596, regarding Monica Welsch, Catawissa, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1597, regarding Natalie Waymack, Hazelwood, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1598, regarding Melissa Newberry, St. Peters, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1599, regarding Laura Frances Mueth, Fenton, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1600, regarding Crystal Marie Meyers, Waterloo, Illinois, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1601, regarding Rose Meyer, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1602, regarding Jessica Mattison, Wentzville, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1603, regarding Patricia Lynn Klinger, Stanton, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1604, regarding Danielle R. Hawthorne, Bonne Terre, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1605, regarding Allyson Lauren Harper, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1606, regarding Alexis Nawon Cunningham, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1607, regarding Stephanie Cole, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 1608, regarding Kathleen Casey, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Johnson offered Senate Resolution No. 1609, regarding Mr. Jerry D. Thompson, Savannah, which was adopted.

Senator Howard offered Senate Resolution No. 1610, regarding the One Hundredth Birthday of Erma Christian, Bloomfield, which was adopted.

Senator Howard offered Senate Resolution No. 1611, regarding the Reverend Harold Norton, which was adopted.

Senator Maxwell offered Senate Resolution No. 1612, regarding William M. Tritz, Kirksville, which was adopted.

Senator Maxwell offered Senate Resolution No. 1613, regarding Albert Fountain, Hannibal, which was adopted.

Senators Klarich and Scott offered Senate Resolution No. 1614, regarding Randall D. "Randy" Barron, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Kinder offered Senate Resolution No. 1615, regarding the Ninetieth Birthday of B. W. "Bill" Harrison, Cape Girardeau, which was adopted.

Senator Mueller offered the following resolution, which was adopted:

SENATE RESOLUTION NO. 1616

WHEREAS, the members of the Missouri Senate are fully cognizant of the meaningful role which the Boy Scouts of America organization plays in offering a well-rounded program of activities designed to prepare young men for the many diverse challenges of responsible citizenship; and

WHEREAS, Logan James Raymond Shearburn of Webster Groves, Missouri, has been privileged to participate in such activities as a loyal, diligent, and industrious member of Troop 301, which will bestow upon him the rank of Eagle Scout during appropriate ceremonies on May 22, 2000, at the First Congregational Church of Webster Groves; and

WHEREAS, Logan culminated nine years of Scouting endeavor with the successful completion of his required Eagle project that took him many hours to plan, organize, and carry out for the overall benefit of his community by landscaping the area around two signs at the Webster Groves City Hall; and

WHEREAS, the son of Jim and Geneva Shearburn, Logan always took the time and continually put forth the energy to perform his duties in the most efficient and effective manner possible and truly excelled while assuming responsibility as Color Guard, Senior Patrol Leader, Den Chief, Quartermaster, Assistant Patrol Leader, and Patrol Leader; and

WHEREAS, Logan has ample reason to be exceedingly proud of his other impressive achievements which include earning twenty-six merit badges and the 100 Miler Hiking award; completing Junior Leader Training Camp; and participating in a High Adventure trip to the Florida Sea Base; and

WHEREAS, an active member of Our Holy Redeemer Parish, Logan maintains a 3.6 G.P.A. at Webster Groves High School, where he is a member of the Marching Band and Junior Varsity Tennis Team; has played Offensive/Defensive Lineman for the freshman Football Team; has been named Social Studies Student of the Week; and has received the Renaissance Achievement Award:

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that we, the members of the Missouri Senate, Ninetieth General Assembly, join unanimously in conveying to Logan Shearburn a message of appreciation for his steadfast determination to succeed in Scouts, in congratulating him as he attains the rank of Eagle, and in wishing him much fulfillment in pursuing new avenues of challenge in the years ahead; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Senate be instructed to prepare a properly inscribed copy of this resolution for Eagle Scout Logan James Raymond Shearburn.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1617, regarding Renee Martin, Nixa, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1618, regarding Michelle Wells, Springfield, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1619, regarding Guinevere "Guin" Cox, Springfield, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1620, regarding Rebecca "Becki" Godi, Salem, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1621, regarding Nicole Eddings, Salem, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1622, regarding LicLani Pikka, Rolla, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1623, regarding Kara Garcia, Rolla, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1624, regarding Emily Scheidemantel, Lenox, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1625, regarding Kathleen Cottrell, Rolla, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1626, regarding Jennifer Mary Worsey, Rolla, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1627, regarding Amber Dawn Na'ayem, Springfield, which was adopted.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

SB 772 was placed on the Informal Calendar.

SS for SS No. 3 for SJR 35 was placed on the Informal Calendar.

SB 851 was placed on the Informal Calendar.

SB 830, introduced by Senator Caskey, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 211.073, RSMo Supp. 1999, relating to juveniles, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

Was taken up.

Senator Jacob assumed the Chair.

On motion of Senator Caskey, SB 830 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Carter Caskey Childers Clay
DePasco Ehlmann Flotron Goode
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Mathewson Maxwell Mueller
Quick Rohrbach Russell Schneider
Scott Sims Staples Steelman
Stoll Westfall Wiggins--27
NAYS--Senator Howard--1
Absent--Senators
Bentley Graves House Singleton--4
Absent with leave--Senators
Bland Yeckel--2

The President declared the bill passed.

On motion of Senator Caskey, title to the bill was agreed to.

Senator Caskey moved that the vote by which the bill passed be reconsidered.

Senator DePasco moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

SS for SJR 31, introduced by Senator Schneider, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 31

Joint Resolution submitting to the qualified voters of Missouri, an amendment repealing section 8 of article III of the Constitution of Missouri relating to term limits, and adopting two new sections in lieu thereof relating to the same subject.

Was taken up.

On motion of Senator Schneider, SS for SJR 31 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Carter Clay Flotron
Goode Howard Jacob Johnson
Klarich Mathewson Quick Rohrbach
Schneider Scott Sims Singleton
Staples Stoll Westfall Wiggins
Yeckel--21
NAYS--Senators
Caskey Childers Ehlmann Graves
House Kenney Kinder Maxwell
Mueller Russell Steelman--11
Absent--Senator DePasco--1
Absent with leave--Senator Bland--1

The President declared the joint resolution passed.

On motion of Senator Schneider, title to the joint resolution was agreed to.

Senator Schneider moved that the vote by which the joint resolution passed be reconsidered.

Senator Quick moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

SB 892, introduced by Senator Quick, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 221.120, RSMo Supp. 1999, relating to medical expenses of prisoners, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

Was taken up.

On motion of Senator Quick, SB 892 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Carter Caskey Childers
Clay DePasco Ehlmann Flotron
Goode Graves House Howard
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Mathewson Maxwell Mueller
Quick Russell Schneider Scott
Sims Singleton Staples Steelman
Stoll Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senator Rohrbach--1
Absent--Senators--None
Absent with leave--Senator Bland--1

The President declared the bill passed.

On motion of Senator Quick, title to the bill was agreed to.

Senator Quick moved that the vote by which the bill passed be reconsidered.

Senator DePasco moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

PRIVILEGED MOTIONS

Having voted on the prevailing side, Senator Goode moved that the vote to lay on the table the motion to reconsider the vote by which SCS for HCS for HB 1110, as amended, passed be reconsidered, which motion prevailed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Carter Caskey Childers
Clay DePasco Ehlmann Flotron
Goode Graves House Howard
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Mathewson Maxwell Mueller
Quick Rohrbach Russell Schneider
Scott Sims Steelman Stoll
Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Singleton Staples--2
Absent with leave--Senator Bland--1

Having voted on the prevailing side, Senator Goode moved that the vote by which the title to SCS for HCS for HB 1110, as amended, was agreed to be reconsidered, which motion prevailed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Carter Caskey Childers
Clay DePasco Ehlmann Flotron
Goode Graves House Howard
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Mathewson Maxwell Mueller
Rohrbach Russell Schneider Scott
Sims Staples Steelman Stoll
Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Quick Singleton--2
Absent with leave--Senator Bland--1

Having voted on the prevailing side, Senator Goode moved that the vote by which SCS for HCS for HB 1110, as amended, was read the 3rd time and passed be reconsidered, which motion prevailed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Carter Caskey Childers
Clay DePasco Ehlmann Flotron
Goode Graves House Howard
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Maxwell Mueller Quick
Rohrbach Russell Schneider Scott
Sims Staples Steelman Stoll
Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Mathewson Singleton--2
Absent with leave--Senator Bland--1

Having voted on the prevailing side, Senator Goode moved that the vote by which SCS for HCS for HB 1110, as amended, was adopted be reconsidered, which motion prevailed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Bland Carter Caskey
Childers Clay DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Mathewson Maxwell
Mueller Quick Rohrbach Russell
Schneider Scott Sims Staples
Steelman Stoll Westfall Wiggins
Yeckel--33
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Singleton--1
Absent with leave--Senators--None

SCS for HCS for HB 1110, as amended, was again taken up.

Senator Goode offered SA 6:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 6

Amend Senate Committee Substitute for House Committee Substitute for House Bill No. 1110, Page 18, Section 10.565, Line 5, by deleting the number "$177,862" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$145,189". Line 9 by deleting the number "$1,608,925" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$1,576,252".

Further amend said bill, section 10.570, line 6 by deleting the number "$23,237,224" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$22,974,976". Line 8, by deleting the number "$24,341,905" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$24,079,657".

Further amend said bill, section 10.575, line 6 by deleting the number "$10,803,983" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$10,659,835". Line 12, by deleting the number "$13,584,460" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$13,440,312".

Further amend said bill, section 10.580, line 6, by deleting the number "$22,601,046" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$22,337,001". Line 8, by deleting the number "$24,190,563" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$23,926,518".

Further amend said bill, section 10.585, line 6, by deleting the number "$10,542,465" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$10,437,708".

Further amend said bill, section 10.590, line 7, by deleting the number "$18,396,133" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$18,182,847". Line 9, by deleting the number "$18,889,117" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$18,675,831".

Further amend said bill section 10.595, line 6, by deleting the number "$6,080,368" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$6,001,525". Line 8, by deleting the number "$6,136,366" and inserting in lieu thereof the number "$6,057,523".

Senator Goode moved that the above amendment be adopted, which motion prevailed.

Senator Goode moved that SCS for HCS for HB 1110, as amended, be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Goode, SCS for HCS for HB 1110, as amended, was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Bland Carter Caskey
Childers Clay DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Mathewson Maxwell
Mueller Quick Rohrbach Russell
Scott Sims Staples Steelman
Stoll Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Schneider Singleton--2
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

On motion of Senator Goode, title to the bill was agreed to.

Senator Goode moved that the vote by which the bill passed be reconsidered.

Senator DePasco moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

SB 772, introduced by Senator Goode, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 144.062, RSMo Supp. 1999, relating to the procurement of services for state construction projects, and to enact in lieu thereof twelve new sections relating to the same subject, with an expiration date for certain sections.

Was called from the Informal Calendar and taken up.

Senator Goode moved that SB 772 be read the 3rd time and finally passed, which motion failed to receive a constitutional majority by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bland Carter DePasco Flotron
Goode House Howard Jacob
Johnson Mathewson Maxwell Quick
Scott Staples Stoll Wiggins--16
NAYS--Senators
Bentley Caskey Childers Ehlmann
Graves Kenney Kinder Klarich
Mueller Rohrbach Russell Sims
Singleton Steelman Westfall Yeckel--16
Absent--Senators
Clay Schneider--2
Absent with leave--Senators--None

SS for SS No. 3 for SJR 35, introduced by Senator Goode, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE SUBSTITUTE NO. 3 FOR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 35

Joint Resolution submitting to the qualified voters of Missouri, an amendment repealing section 3 of article XIII of the Constitution of Missouri relating to the Missouri citizens' commission on the compensation for elected officials, and adopting one new section in lieu thereof relating to the same subject.

Was called from the Informal Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Goode, SS for SS No. 3 for SJR 35 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Bland Carter Childers
DePasco Ehlmann Flotron Goode
Graves House Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Mathewson Maxwell
Mueller Rohrbach Sims Singleton
Steelman Stoll Westfall Wiggins
Yeckel--25
NAYS--Senators
Caskey Clay Howard Jacob
Russell Scott--6
Absent--Senators
Quick Schneider Staples--3
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the joint resolution passed.

On motion of Senator Goode, title to the joint resolution was agreed to.

Senator Goode moved that the vote by which the joint resolution passed be reconsidered.

Senator DePasco moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

SB 851, introduced by Senators Wiggins and Stoll, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 513.605, 513.607, 513.647 and 513.653, RSMo 1994, relating to the criminal activity forfeiture act, and to enact in lieu thereof four new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

Was called from the Informal Calendar and taken up by Senator Wiggins.

On motion of Senator Wiggins, SB 851 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Bland Carter Caskey
Childers Clay DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Mathewson Maxwell Mueller
Rohrbach Russell Schneider Scott
Sims Singleton Staples Steelman
Stoll Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senator Howard--1
Absent--Senator Quick--1
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

On motion of Senator Wiggins, title to the bill was agreed to.

Senator Wiggins moved that the vote by which the bill passed be reconsidered.

Senator DePasco moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

Senator Mathewson moved that SB 885, with SCS, be called from the Informal Calendar and taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

SCS for SB 885, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 885

An Act to repeal sections 103.130 and 103.136, RSMo 1994, and section 103.003, RSMo Supp. 1999, relating to health plan for state employees, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

Was taken up.

Senator Mathewson moved that SCS for SB 885 be adopted.

Senator Mathewson offered SS for SCS for SB 885, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 885

An Act to repeal sections 103.085 and 103.136, RSMo 1994, and section 103.003, RSMo Supp. 1999, relating to health plan for state employees, and to enact in lieu thereof four new sections relating to the same subject.

Senator Mathewson moved that SS for SCS for SB 885 be adopted.

Senator Mathewson offered SA 1:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

Amend Senate Substitute for Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 885, Page 6, Section 103.136, Line 4 of said page, by inserting immediately after said line the following:

"Section 1. Due to the differences between the appropriations process and the current contract methodology used by the board, the general assembly hereby recommends that the board, with respect to health care provider contracts, implement a plan year based upon a fiscal year beginning 1 October rather than the calendar year period currently employed by the board."; and

Further amend the title and enacting clause accordingly.

Senator Mathewson moved that the above amendment be adopted, which motion prevailed.

Senator Russell offered SA 2:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2

Amend Senate Substitute for Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 885, Page 4, Section 103.003, Line 13, by inserting after all of said line the following:

"103.008. 1. The general administration and the responsibility for the proper operation of the plan is vested in a board of trustees of [eleven] thirteen persons, as follows: the director of the department of health, the director of the department of insurance, the commissioner of the state office of administration serving ex officio, one member of the senate from the majority party appointed by the president pro tem of the senate and one member of the senate from the minority party appointed by the president pro tem of the senate with the concurrence of the minority floor leader of the senate, one member of the house of representatives from the majority party appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives and one member of the house of representatives from the minority party appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives with the concurrence of the minority floor leader of the house of representatives, and six members appointed by the governor with the advice and consent of the senate. Of the six members appointed by the governor, three shall be citizens of the state of Missouri who are not members of the plan, but who are familiar with medical issues. The remaining three members shall be members of the plan and may be selected from any state agency or any participating member agency.

2. Except for the legislative members, the director of the department of health, the director of the department of insurance, and the commissioner of the office of administration, trustees shall be chosen for terms of four years from the first day of January next following their election or appointment. Any vacancies occurring in the office of trustee shall be filled in the same manner the office was filled previously."; and

Further amend said title, enacting clause and intersectional references accordingly.

Senator Russell moved that the above amendment be adopted, which motion prevailed.

Senator Mathewson moved that SS for SCS for SB 885, as amended, be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Mathewson, SS for SCS for SB 885, as amended, was declared perfected and ordered printed.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

SCS for SB 793 was placed on the Informal Calendar.

SCS for SB 954, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 954

An Act to amend chapter 620, RSMo, by adding thereto two new sections relating to cultural tourism.

Was taken up by Senator Bentley.

On motion of Senator Bentley, SCS for SB 954 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Bland Carter Caskey
Childers Clay DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Mathewson Maxwell
Quick Rohrbach Russell Schneider
Scott Sims Singleton Steelman
Stoll Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Mueller Staples--2
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

On motion of Senator Bentley, title to the bill was agreed to.

Senator Bentley moved that the vote by which the bill passed be reconsidered.

Senator DePasco moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

SCS for SBs 1027 and 815, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR



SENATE BILLS NOS. 1027 and 815

An Act to repeal section 192.070, RSMo 1994, and sections 167.181 and 332.311, RSMo Supp. 1999, relating to dental care, and to enact in lieu thereof five new sections relating to the same subject, with a termination date.

Was taken up by Senator Sims.

On motion of Senator Sims, SCS for SBs 1027 and 815 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Bland Carter Caskey
Childers Clay DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Mathewson Maxwell
Rohrbach Russell Schneider Scott
Sims Singleton Staples Steelman
Stoll Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Mueller Quick--2
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

On motion of Senator Sims, title to the bill was agreed to.

Senator Sims moved that the vote by which the bill passed be reconsidered.

Senator DePasco moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

President Wilson assumed the Chair.

Senator Jacob assumed the Chair.

SCS for SB 793, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 793

An Act to amend chapter 302, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to motor vehicles.

Was called from the Informal Calendar and taken up by Senator Staples.

On motion of Senator Staples, SCS for SB 793 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Carter Caskey Childers
Clay DePasco Ehlmann Flotron
Graves House Howard Jacob
Johnson Kenney Kinder Klarich
Mathewson Maxwell Quick Russell
Schneider Scott Sims Staples
Steelman Stoll Westfall Wiggins
Yeckel--29
NAYS--Senators
Bland Goode Rohrbach--3
Absent--Senators
Mueller Singleton--2
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

On motion of Senator Staples, title to the bill was agreed to.

Senator Staples moved that the vote by which the bill passed be reconsidered.

Senator DePasco moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

MESSAGES FROM THE HOUSE

The following messages were received from the House of Representatives through its Chief Clerk:

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House refuses to adopt SCS for HCS for HB 1109 and requests the Senate to recede from its position, or failing to do so, grant the House a conference thereon.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House refuses to adopt SCS for HCS for HB 1110, as amended, and requests the Senate to recede from its position, or failing to do so, grant the House a conference thereon.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House refuses to adopt SCS for HCS for HB 1111, as amended, and requests the Senate to recede from its position, or failing to do so, grant the House a conference thereon.

PRIVILEGED MOTIONS

Senator Goode requested unanimous consent of the Senate to make one motion sending SCS for HCS for HB 1109 through SCS for HCS for HB 1111, as amended, to conference, which request was granted.

Senator Goode moved that the Senate refuse to recede from its position on SCS for HCS for HB 1109; SCS for HCS for HB 1110, as amended; and SCS for HCS for HB 1111, as amended, and grant the House a conference thereon, which motion prevailed.

CONFERENCE COMMITTEE APPOINTMENTS

President Pro Tem Quick appointed the following conference committees to act with like committees from the House on HCS for HB 1109, with SCS; HCS for HB 1110, with SCS, as amended; and HCS for HB 1111, with SCS, as amended: Senators Goode, Maxwell, Wiggins, Russell and Westfall.

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

The following Bills were read the 2nd time and referred to the Committees indicated:

HS for HCS for HB 1797--Transportation.

HCS for HB 1113--Appropriations.

HB 1121--Appropriations.

HCS for HB 1711--Public Health and Welfare.

HCS for HB 1967--Pensions and General Laws.

HB 1472--Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence.

HCS for HB 1698--Pensions and General Laws.

HB 1881--Transportation.

HS for HCS for HB 1762--Agriculture, Conservation, Parks and Tourism.

HB 1326--Commerce and Environment.

MESSAGES FROM THE GOVERNOR

The following messages were received from the Governor, reading of which was waived:

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Judith W. Baker, 3075 South Rangeline Road, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65201, as a member of the Board of Trustees for the Petroleum Storage Tank Insurance Fund, for a term ending February 6, 2003, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Katherine K. Wesselschmidt, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor



Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Robert E. Bell, Republican, 43 Villa Coublay Drive, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63131, as a member of the Health and Educational Facilities Authority of the State of Missouri, for a term ending July 30, 2003, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Donna S. Cowdrey, 6911 North Flora, Gladstone, Clay County, Missouri 64118, as a member of the State Board of Cosmetology, for a term ending October 13, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Christine Hancock, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Roy Curtiss III, Ph.D., 6065 Lindell Boulevard, St. Louis City, Missouri 63112, as a member of the Missouri Seed Capital Investment Board, for a term ending April 20, 2003, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo. 620.641.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Warren C. Davis, Jr., Democrat, 521 East 54th Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64110, as a member of the Hazardous Waste Management Commission of the State of Missouri, for a term ending April 3, 2004, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Michael Chappelow, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Elizabeth A. Harmon-Vaughan, 5701 North Lake Drive, Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri 64118, as a member of the Interior Design Council, for a term ending April 6, 2004, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Vickie R. Stewart, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Pamela T. Hill, 1125 Camelot Hill, Liberty, Clay County, Missouri 64068, as a member of the Missouri Seed Capital Investment Board, for a term ending April 20, 2002, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo. 620.641.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Jacob I. Johnson, 954 Laurel, St. Louis City, Missouri 63112, as a member of the Bi-State Development Agency of the Missouri-Illinois Metropolitan District, for a term ending November 10, 2004, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Marion Eisen, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Lethrone Johnson, 12 Kingsbury Place, St. Louis City, Missouri 63112, as a member of the Missouri Seed Capital Investment Board, for a term ending April 20, 2002, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo. 620.641.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Rosemary A. Kaskowitz, 5244 Washington, St. Louis City, Missouri 63108, as a public member of the Missouri Seed Capital Investment Board, for a term ending April 20, 2002, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo. 620.641.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

David J. Lackey, 15801 South Clinkenbeard Road, Ashland, Boone County, Missouri 65010, as a member of the Missouri Board of Occupational Therapy, for a term ending January 23, 2003, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Christina M. Norton, Democrat, 1212 Amesbury Avenue, Liberty, Clay County, Missouri 64068, as a member of the Missouri Agricultural and Small Business Development Authority, for a term ending June 30, 2003, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, W.A. "Bill" Markland, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Thomas R. Sharpe, Ph.D., 101 West Brandon Road, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65203, as a member of the Missouri Seed Capital Investment Board, for a term ending April 20, 2001, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo. 620.641.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Nancy R. Siwak, Republican, 323 Carlyle Lake Drive, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63141, as a member of the State Environmental Improvement and Energy Resources Authority, for a term ending January 1, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Dorothy D. Danforth, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Gordon V. Spilker, Democrat, 3301 Brookside, Hannibal, Marion County, Missouri 63401, as a member of the Missouri Agricultural and Small Business Development Authority, for a term ending June 30, 2004, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Keith Bodenhausen, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 20, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Susan B. Williamson, Democrat, 4903 South Coats Lane, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65203, as a member of the Hazardous Waste Management Commission of the State of Missouri, for a term ending April 3, 2004, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, David Day, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 21, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Sandra M. Moore, Democrat, 11505 Prendergast Lane, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63138, as a member of the Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents, for a term ending January 1, 2005, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Loretta Walker, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 21, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Zoretta V. Schoonover, Democrat, 418 Lake Shore Drive, St. Clair, Franklin County, Missouri 63077, as a member of the Dam and Reservoir Safety Council, for a term ending April 15, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, John Winter, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 24, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Neal A. Gibbons, 916 East Baker Drive, Kennett, Dunklin County, Missouri 63857, as a member of the Board of Trustees for the Petroleum Storage Tank Insurance Fund, for a term ending February 6, 2003, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor



Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 24, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

H. Bruce Nethington, Republican, 1130 South Geyer Road, Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri 63122, as a member of the Missouri Health Facilities Review Committee, for a term ending January 1, 2002, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Dan L. West, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 24, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Anne B. Schmidt, Republican, 4311 Alderwood, Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri 63033, as a member of the Missouri Housing Development Commission, for a term ending October 13, 2003, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, H. Darrell Waisner, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 24, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

John T. Wade, 2300 Oak Street, Higginsville, Lafayette County, Missouri 64037, as a member of the Committee for 911 Service Oversight, for a term ending April 9, 2003, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Deborah Lilley, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 25, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Kay G. Crockett, Democrat, 117 Hollyridge, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65203, as a member of the Board of Probation and Parole, for a term ending April 3, 2004, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Robert E. Newsom, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 25, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Fannie B. Gaw, Democrat, 1717 South Williams, Moberly, Randolph County, Missouri 65270, as a member of the Board of Probation and Parole, for a term ending April 3, 2006, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

State of Missouri

Jefferson City, Missouri

April 25, 2000

TO THE SENATE OF THE 90th GENERAL ASSEMBLY

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment to office:

Renee A. Routledge-Kime, 5597 Jute Road, Seneca, Newton County, Missouri 64865, as a member of the State Advisory Council on Emergency Medical Services, for a term ending January 5, 2004, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Patrick Kelly, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,

MEL CARNAHAN

Governor

President Pro Tem Quick referred the above appointments to the Committee on Gubernatorial Appointments.

MESSAGES FROM THE HOUSE

The following messages were received from the House of Representatives through its Chief Clerk:

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the Speaker has appointed the following conferees to act with a like committee from the Senate on SCS for HCS for HB 1102, as amended: Represen-tatives Franklin, Gaw, Lakin, Legan, Hegeman.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the Speaker has appointed the following conferees to act with a like committee from the Senate on SCS for HCS for HB 1103, as amended: Represen-tatives Franklin, Williams (121), Lakin, Legan, Hegeman.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the Speaker has appointed the following conferees to act with a like committee from the Senate on SCS for HCS for HB 1104: Representatives Franklin, Williams (121), Green, Legan, Gross.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the Speaker has appointed the following conferees to act with a like committee from the Senate on SCS for HCS for HB 1105, as amended: Representatives Franklin, Williams (121), Green, Legan, Hegeman.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the Speaker has appointed the following conferees to act with a like committee from the Senate on SCS for HCS for HB 1106, as amended: Represen-tatives Franklin, Williams (121), Scheve, Legan, Hegeman.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the Speaker has appointed the following conferees to act with a like committee from the Senate on SCS for HCS for HB 1107, as amended: Represen-tatives Franklin, Williams (121), Scheve, Legan, McClelland.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the Speaker has appointed the following conferees to act with a like committee from the Senate on SCS for HCS for HB 1108: Representatives Franklin, Williams (121), Lakin, Legan, Foster.

REFERRALS

President Pro Tem Quick referred HB 1443, with SCS; HS for HB 1615, with SCSHS for HCS for HBs 1566 and 1810, with SCS; and HS for HCS for HB 1076, with SCS, to the Committee on State Budget Control.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

Senator DePasco, Chairman of the Committee on Rules, Joint Rules and Resolutions, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Rules, Joint Rules and Resolutions, to which was referred SS for SCS for SB 885, begs leave to report that it has examined the same and finds that the bill has been truly perfected and that the printed copies furnished the Senators are correct.

INTRODUCTIONS OF GUESTS

Senator Howard introduced to the Senate, Dusty Grooms, Dexter; and Adam Person and Brandon Clark, Caruthersville; and Adam and Brandon were made honorary pages.

Senator DePasco introduced to the Senate, seventh grade students from Messiah Lutheran School, Independence; and Rachel Custer, Jessica Kratz, Adam Fowler and Tim Robbins were made honorary pages.

Senator Mueller introduced to the Senate, Michelle Tomlin, Megan Mottl, Lisa Hilpert, Diane Orf and fourth grade students from Tillman

Elementary School, Kirkwood; and Joe Fried, Annie Gerker, John Irving and Patrick McHugh were made honorary pages.

On behalf of Senator Steelman and himself, Senator Klarich introduced to the Senate, Rachel Hardecke, Owensville; and Rachel was made an honorary page.

On motion of Senator DePasco, the Senate adjourned under the rules.