Journal of the Senate

SECOND REGULAR SESSION


SEVENTY-FIFTH DAY--WEDNESDAY, MAY 24, 2000


The Senate met pursuant to adjournment.

President Pro Tem Quick in the Chair.

RESOLUTIONS

On behalf of Senator Kenney, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1884, regarding Matthew A. Steiner, Blue Springs, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Steelman, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1885, regarding Colonel Edward A. Owsley, Rolla, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Clay, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1886, regarding Nettie Cunningham, St. Louis, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Clay, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1887, regarding Myrtle B. Officer, St. Louis, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Clay, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1888, regarding Suvee Evelyn Graham Smith, St. Louis, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Flotron, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1889, regarding Mary Ellen Takach, St. Louis, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Caskey, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1890, regarding Brent Andrew Lange, Knob Noster, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Ehlmann, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1891, regarding Larry Edward Burgess, St. Louis, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senators Ehlmann and House, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1892, regarding Bob Sfreddo, St. Charles County, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Bland, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1893, regarding the Reverend Michael Christopher Phillips, Kansas City, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Stoll, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1894, regarding Ryan Broeckmann, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Caskey, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1895, regarding Edwin L. Childers, Warrensburg, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Ehlmann, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1896, regarding Steve Adkisson, St. Charles, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Singleton, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1897, regarding W. Hugh Ramsay, D.O., Neosho, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Rohrbach, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1898, regarding Cadet Luke Frank, West Point, New York, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Ehlmann, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1899, regarding Janet Watkins, St. Peters, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Wiggins, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1900, regarding the death of Atwell Loomis Bohling, Jr., Kansas City, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Caskey, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1901, regarding the One Hundredth Birthday of Nancy Alice Shifflett Kampe, Clinton, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Singleton, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1902, regarding Lou Floyd, Carthage, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Caskey, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1903, regarding Tom and Colleen Farrington, Hume, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Ehlmann, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1904, regarding the Francis Howell High School Vikings State Champion Volleyball Team, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Mathewson, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1905, regarding the Fiftieth Wedding Anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Harlan, Sedalia, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Klarich, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1906, regarding the Eureka Fire Protection District, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Stoll, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1907, regarding Sherri Katherine Talbott, House Springs, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Flotron, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1908, regarding the First Baptist Church of Harvester, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Caskey, Senator DePasco offered Senate Resolution No. 1909, regarding Jesse Howell, Cleveland, which was adopted.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

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

Mr. President: Your Committee on Rules, Joint Rules and Resolutions, to which were referred HCS for SB 741; CCS for HS for HCS for SCS for SB 894; and CCS for HS for HCS for SB 896, begs leave to report that it has examined the same and finds that the bills have been duly enrolled and that the printed copies furnished the Senators are correct.

SIGNING OF BILLS

The President Pro Tem announced that all other business would be suspended and HCS for SB 741; CCS for HS for HCS for SCS for SB 894; and CCS for HS for HCS for SB 896, having passed both branches of the General Assembly, would be read at length by the Secretary, and if no objections be made, the bills would be signed by the President Pro Tem to the end that they may become law. No objections being made, the bills were so read by the Secretary and signed by the President Pro Tem.

BILLS DELIVERED TO THE GOVERNOR

HCS for SB 741; CCS for HS for HCS for SCS for SB 894; and CCS for HS for HCS for SB 896, after having been duly signed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives in open session, were delivered to the Governor by the Secretary of the Senate.

SIGNING OF CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

The President Pro Tem announced that all other business would be suspended and SCR 29; HS for HCS for SCR 37; and SCR 38, would be read at length by the Secretary, and if no objections be made, be signed to the end that they shall have the full force and effect of law. No objections being made, the concurrent resolutions were read by the Secretary and signed by the President Pro Tem.

CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS DELIVERED TO THE GOVERNOR

SCR 29; HS for HCS for SCR 37; and SCR 38, after having been duly signed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives in open session, were delivered to the Governor by the Secretary of the Senate.

COMMUNICATIONS

President Pro Tem Quick submitted the following:

April 13, 2000

Honorable Ed Quick

President Pro Tem

Missouri Senate

Jefferson City, MO 65101

Dear Ed:

Please accept this letter as my official resignation as a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, effective May 12, 2000.

Sincerely,

/s/ Danny

Danny Staples

State Senator

20th District

Also,

May 22, 2000

Senator Steve Stoll

State Capitol, Room 429

Jefferson City, MO 65101

Dear Senator Stoll:

It is my pleasure to appoint you as a member of the Senate

Appropriations committee effective immediately. Your appointment fills the vacancy on the Committee which was created by the resignation of Senator Danny Staples.

Your willingness to serve the people of Missouri on this important Committee is much appreciated.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Sincerely,

/s/ Edward E. Quick

Edward E. Quick

President Pro Tem

Missouri Senate

On motion of Senator DePasco, the Senate adjourned sine die, pursuant to the Constitution.

ROGER B. WILSON

Lieutenant Governor

TERRY L. SPIELER

Secretary of the Senate