Journal of the Senate

FIRST REGULAR SESSION


SIXTY-SECOND DAY--THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2001


The Senate met pursuant to adjournment.

President Maxwell in the Chair.

Senator Schneider offered the following prayer:

Dear Lord, You promised that if we come together in Your Name that You would be with us. We ask You to be with us this day; that You give us Your wisdom and insight to see the truth and the courage to act on it. Bless us with anger at injustice as we seek equity and peace for those we serve. In Your Name, Amen.

The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag was recited.

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

The Journal of the previous day was read and approved.

The following Senators were present during the day's proceedings:
Present--Senators
Bentley Bland Caskey Cauthorn
Childers DePasco Dougherty Foster
Gibbons Goode Gross House
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Klindt Loudon Mathewson
Quick Rohrbach Russell Schneider
Scott Sims Singleton Staples
Steelman Stoll Westfall Wiggins
Yeckel--33
Absent with leave--Senator Carter--1
The Lieutenant Governor was present.



RESOLUTIONS

Senator Westfall offered Senate Resolution No. 647, regarding Stanton and Casseille Gammon, Vernon County, which was adopted.

Senator Westfall offered Senate Resolution No. 648, regarding Deputy John Randall, Vernon County, which was adopted.

Senator Westfall offered Senate Resolution No. 649, regarding Communications Officer Donna Sagar, Vernon County, which was adopted.

Senator Stoll offered Senate Resolution No. 650, regarding Eva C. Kirkpatrick, Hillsboro, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered the following resolution, which was adopted:

SENATE RESOLUTION NO. 651

WHEREAS, it is with great pride and sincere admiration that the members of the Missouri Senate pause to recognize a momentous milestone in the life of one of Boone County's youngest citizens; and

WHEREAS, Otto Jonathan Reinhart Fajen of Columbia, Missouri, will commemorate the splendid occasion of his First Birthday on April 25, 2001; and

WHEREAS, Otto Jonathan Reinhart Fajen came into this world in Columbia on April 25, 2000, as the tiny infant son born to proud and loving parents Otto Fajen, a Senior Analyst with Senate Research at the Missouri State Capitol, and Lisa Boyer, a Counselor at Oakland Junior High School in Columbia; and

WHEREAS, Otto Jonathan Reinhart Fajen was pronounced the very picture of infant health by the doctors and nurses at Boone Hospital in Columbia where he was born exactly one year ago today; and

WHEREAS, Otto Jonathan Reinhart Fajen has made many significant strides during his first year of life and has flourished with the love and attention of his proud parents and the bond that he has formed with his beloved Raggedy Andy doll, to which he remains deeply devoted and strongly attached:

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that we, the members of the Missouri Senate, Ninety-first General Assembly, unanimously join in extending our most hearty congratulations to Otto Jonathan Reinhart Fajen upon the celebration of his First Birthday, and in wishing him continued success in the challenging years to come; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Senate be instructed to prepare a properly inscribed copy of this resolution for Otto Jonathan Reinhart Fajen.

Senator Gross offered Senate Resolution No. 652, regarding Brian Bolton, which was adopted.

On behalf of Senator Carter, Senator Quick offered Senate Resolution No. 653, regarding Jared Swanegan, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 654, regarding Elizabeth McCracken, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 655, regarding Blair Douglass, Wildwood, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 656, regarding Teresa Moore, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 657, regarding Lana Moss, Manchester, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 658, regarding Julia Graham, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Steelman offered Senate Resolution No. 659, regarding Tommy Robbins, which was adopted.

Senator Steelman offered Senate Resolution No. 660, regarding Susan Trueblood, Rolla, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 661, regarding Kendra Koerner, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 662, regarding Melissa Durant, Manchester, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 663, regarding Rebecca Garrett, Florissant, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 664, regarding Sarah E. Geimer, Imperial, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 665, regarding Nichole Shaffer, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 666, regarding Ashleigh Satterly, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 667, regarding Julianna Wokurka, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 668, regarding Adrienne Zeiter, Fenton, which was adopted.

Senator Russell offered Senate Resolution No. 669, regarding Nicholas W. Inman, Marshfield, which was adopted.

Senator Russell offered Senate Resolution No. 670, regarding Cinthia Rousseau, Springfield, which was adopted.

Senator Russell offered Senate Resolution No. 671, regarding the One Hundredth Anniversary of the First Christian Chuch, Dixon, which was adopted.

Senator Yeckel offered Senate Resolution No. 672, regarding Misty McCoy, which was adopted.

Senator Yeckel offered Senate Resolution No. 673, regarding Lucinda "Cindy" Herschel, Webster Groves, which was adopted.

Senator Yeckel offered Senate Resolution No. 674, regarding Ophelia Myers, Byrnes Mill, which was adopted.

Senator Schneider offered Senate Resolution No. 675, regarding Ben Winfrey, which was adopted.

Senator Yeckel offered Senate Resolution No. 676, regarding Bradley Gross, St. Louis, which was adopted.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

On behalf of Senator Steelman, Chairman of the Committee on Commerce and Environment, Senator Kenney submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Commerce and Environment, to which was referred HS for HCS for HB 425, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass.

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HB 954, introduced by Representative Hosmer, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 302.505, 302.510, 302.520, 302.541 and 302.545, RSMo 2000, and to enact in lieu thereof five new sections relating to license suspension and revocation procedures for persons under twenty-one years of age.

Was taken up by Senator Westfall.

At the request of Senator Westfall, HB 954 was placed on the Informal Calendar.

At the request of Senator Russell, HCS for HB 13, with SCS, was placed on the Informal Calendar.

At the request of Senator Russell, HCS for HB 18, with SCS, was placed on the Informal Calendar.

At the request of Senator Russell, HCS for HB 19, with SCS, was placed on the Informal Calendar.

HB 544, with SCS, introduced by Represen-tatives Holand and Treadway, entitled:

An Act to amend chapter 334, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to medical records.

Was taken up by Senator Bentley.

SCS for HB 544, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

HOUSE BILL NO. 544

An Act to repeal sections 354.606, 376.383 and 376.406, RSMo 2000, relating to health care services, and to enact in lieu thereof five new sections relating to the same subject.

Was taken up.

Senator Bentley moved that SCS for HB 544 be adopted.

Senator Singleton offered SS for SCS for HB 544, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

HOUSE BILL NO. 544

An Act to repeal sections 198.530, 354.606, 376.383 and 376.406, RSMo 2000, relating to health care services, and to enact in lieu thereof five new sections relating to the same subject.

Senator Singleton moved that SS for SCS for HB 544 be adopted.

At the request of Senator Bentley, HB 544, with SCS and SS for SCS (pending), was placed on the Informal Calendar.

Senator Rohrbach assumed the Chair.

REFERRALS

President Pro Tem Kinder referred SS for SCS for SBs 510, 512 and 133; SS for SCS for SB 525; SS for SCS for SB 226; HB 80, with SCS; HCS for HBs 144 and 46, with SCS; HS for HCS for HB 762, with SCS; HCS for HB 567, with SCS; HS for HB 381, with SCS; and HCS for HBs 205, 323 and 549, with SCS, to the Committee on State Budget Control.

President Pro Tem Kinder referred SCR 32 to the Committee on Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics.

CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

Senator Bentley moved that HCR 10 be taken up for adoption, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Bentley, HCR 10 was adopted by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bentley Bland Caskey Cauthorn
Childers DePasco Dougherty Foster
Gibbons Goode Gross House
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Klindt Loudon Mathewson
Quick Rohrbach Russell Scott
Sims Singleton Staples Steelman
Stoll Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Schneider--1
Absent with leave--Senator Carter--1

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

At the request of Senator Kenney, SB 242 was placed on the Informal Calendar.

Senator Mathewson moved that SB 225, with SCS, be taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

SCS for SB 225, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 225

An Act to repeal section 660.050, RSMo 2000, relating to the department of health and senior services, and to enact in lieu thereof four new sections relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

Was taken up.

Senator Mathewson moved that SCS for SB 225 be adopted.

Senator Sims offered SA 1, which was read:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

Amend Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 225, Page 1, Section 192.002, Line 2 of said page, by inserting after all of said line the following:

"660.026. The director of the department of social services or the director's designee may contract with and provide funding support to federally qualified health centers in this state. A federally qualified health center is an entity as defined in 42 U.S.C. 1396d(1)(2)(B). Funds appropriated in support of this section will be used to assist federally qualified health centers in ensuring that health care is available to underserved persons in this state. Such funds may also be used by federally qualified health centers to support their capital expansion, infrastructure, redesign or other similar uses, in those cases where federal funds are not available for such purposes, and for other services such as dental care and mental health services."; and

Further amend the title and enacting clause accordingly.

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

Senator Mathewson moved that SCS for SB 225, as amended, be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Mathewson, SCS for SB 225, as amended, was declared perfected and ordered printed.

Senator Klarich moved that SB 180 be taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Klarich, SB 180 was declared perfected and ordered printed.

SB 583 was placed on the Informal Calendar.

SB 488, with SCS, was placed on the Informal Calendar.

Senator Kenney moved that SB 242 be called from the Informal Calendar and taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

Senator Kenney offered SS for SB 242, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 242

An Act to repeal section 166.300, RSMo 2000, relating to capital improvement funds for elementary and secondary schools, and to enact in lieu thereof nine new sections relating to the same subject.

Senator Kenney moved that SS for SB 242 be adopted.

Senator Singleton offered SA 1:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

Amend Senate Substitute for Senate Bill No. 242, Page 16, Section 166.335, Line 9, by inserting after all of said line the following:

"Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of section 165.011, RSMo, to the contrary, for unauthorized transfers made during 1997-98 and thereafter, no more than fifty percent of the total amount of the unauthorized transfers shall be deducted from a district's state aid, and following such deduction, no further reductions in state aid or other restrictions shall be applicable to a school district as the result of such unauthorized transfers."; and

Further amend the title and enacting clause accordingly.

Senator Singleton moved that the above amendment be adopted, which motion failed on a standing division vote.

President Pro Tem Kinder assumed the Chair.

Senator Gibbons assumed the Chair.

Senator Bland offered SA 2, which was read:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2

Amend Senate Substitute for Senate Bill No. 242, Page 4, Section 166.300, Line 25 of said page, by inserting after "(2)" an opening bracket "["; and further amend said bill and section, page 5, line 1 of said page, by striking the opening bracket "[" from said line.

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

Senator Singleton offered SA 3:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3

Amend Senate Substitute for Senate Bill No. 242, Page 1, Section 37.530, Line 13, by inserting immediately after said line the following:

"165.019. Provisions of this chapter to the contrary notwithstanding, any school district which is in compliance with all applicable requirements of section 165.016 for the preceding school year may transfer, in the current year, from the teachers' and incidental funds to the capital projects fund, an amount equal to ten percent of the district's operating expenditures for the preceding school year."; and

Further amend the title and enacting clause accordingly.

Senator Singleton moved that the above amendment be adopted, which motion failed.

Senator Kenney moved that SS for SB 242, as amended, be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Kenney, SS for SB 242, as amended, was declared perfected and ordered printed.

Senator Goode moved that SB 387, with SCS, be taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

SCS for SB 387, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 387

An Act to amend chapter 393, RSMo, by adding thereto two new sections relating to allowing certain electrical corporations to recover certain costs, with an emergency clause.

Was taken up.

Senator Goode moved that SCS for SB 387 be adopted.

Senator Goode offered SA 1:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

Amend Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 387, Page 4, Section 393.158, Line 107 of said page, by striking "serving fewer than three hundred" and insert in lieu thereof "that is not also a gas corporation and which serves one hundred seventy-five".

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

Senator Goode offered SA 2:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2

Amend Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 387, Page 2, Section 393.158, Line 27 of said page, by striking "but only" and insert in lieu thereof "except"; and further amend line 28 of said page, by inserting after the word "would" the word "not".

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

Senator Goode offered SA 3:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3

Amend Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 387, Page 3, Section 393.158, Line 66, by inserting after the word "Any" the following: "portion of such"; and further amend said line by inserting after the word "decrease" the following: "not in excess of the amount of the interim natural gas cost recovery rate".

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

Senator Goode offered SA 4:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 4

Amend Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 387, Page 4, Section 393.158, Line 117 of said page, by striking "2003" and insert in lieu thereof "2004".

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

Senator Goode moved that SCS for SB 387, as amended, be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Goode, SCS for SB 387, as amended, was declared perfected and ordered printed.

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Foster offered Senate Resolution No. 677, regarding Gaylon Lawrence, Sr., Sikeston, which was adopted.

Senator Jacob offered Senate Resolution No. 678, regarding Sarita Townsend, which was adopted.

Senator Jacob offered Senate Resolution No. 679, regarding Terry Fowler, Moberly, which was adopted.

Senator Caskey offered Senate Resolution No. 680, regarding Stefani Lyon, which was adopted.

Senators Goode and Sims offered Senate Resolution No. 681, regarding the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Glen Echo Country Club, Normandy, which was adopted.

Senator Stoll offered Senate Resolution No. 682, regarding Richard Paul Harris, Imperial, which was adopted.

Senator Stoll offered Senate Resolution No. 683, regarding Tanner Williams, which was adopted.

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 has taken up and adopted and third read HS for HCR 25.

HOUSE SUBSTITUTE FOR

HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 25

Relating to authorization for the issuance of bonds for university arena projects.

WHEREAS, Section 21.527, RSMo, requires that certain projects to be funded by revenue bonds shall be approved by the General Assembly; and

WHEREAS, the General Assembly is desirous of approving a project for a sports arena and related facilities to be owned by the University of Missouri-Columbia campus and to be funded in part by such revenue bonds:

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the members of the House of Representatives of the Ninety-first General Assembly, First Regular Session, the Senate concurring therein, hereby approve the following:

1. A sports arena project and related facilities for the University of Missouri-Columbia campus; and

2. A total estimated project cost, including furnishings and equipment, of seventy-five million dollars; and

3. The Health and Educational Facilities Authority of the state of Missouri may issue bonds not to exceed thirty-five million dollars to fund the state's share of such sports arena project and related facilities; and

4. The remainder of the project cost to be funded by contributions and other funds to be provided by the University of Missouri; and

5. The sports arena project and related facilities shall comply with section 8.250, RSMo, and sections 290.210 to 290.340, RSMo, should the General Assembly appropriate future funding in an amount sufficient to pay the state's share of the project; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that pursuant to Section 28 of Article IV of the Missouri Constitution, this resolution shall not bind future General Assemblies to make any appropriations for this purpose although it is the present intent of the General Assembly, during each fiscal year of the state during the term of such revenue bonds, to appropriate funds sufficient to pay the debt service on such revenue bonds; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the intent of the General Assembly is that no funds shall be appropriated to pay the state's share on such revenue bonds until fiscal year 2005, unless further legislative action authorizes such payment prior to fiscal year 2005; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the members of the Missouri General Assembly authorize and direct the Office of Administration and such other state departments, offices and agencies as the Office of Administration may deem necessary or appropriate to:

1. Assist the staff and advisors of the University of Missouri in implementing the project and in issuing such revenue bonds for the state's share of the project cost; and

2. Execute and deliver documents and certificates related to such revenue bonds consistent with the terms of this concurrent resolution; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this resolution be sent to the Governor for his approval or rejection pursuant to the Missouri Constitution.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HCS for SB 321, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 178.930, RSMo 2000, relating to sheltered workshops, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HCS for SCS for SB 151, entitled:

An Act to amend chapter 379, RSMo, by adding thereto three new sections relating to motor vehicle insurance.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed SCS for SB 234.

Bill ordered enrolled.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed SB 553.

Bill ordered enrolled.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed SCS for SB 270.

Bill ordered enrolled.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HCS for HB 14, entitled:

An Act to appropriate money for the expenses, grants, and distributions of the Department of Health, Department of Social Services, Department of Mental Health, Department of Higher Education and institutions of higher education included therein, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, and the Office of Administration, and the several divisions and programs thereof to be expended only as provided in Article IV, Section 28 of the Constitution of Missouri, and to transfer money among certain funds for the period beginning July 1, 2001 and ending June 30, 2002.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HCS for HJR 7, entitled:

Joint Resolution submitting to the qualified voters of Missouri, an amendment repealing sections 29, 30(a), 30(b), 30(c), 31 and 32 of article IV of the Constitution of Missouri, relating to the powers and duties of the state highways and transportation commission and adopting six new sections in lieu thereof relating to the same subject.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HB 436, entitled:

An Act to amend chapter 305, RSMo, by adding thereto nine new sections relating to the Missouri airport protection act.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HS for HB 349, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 191.900, 191.910, 198.012, 198.026, 198.029, 198.032, 198.036, 198.067, 198.070, 198.082, 198.090, 198.526, 198.532, 208.010, 208.151, 208.152, 210.001, 210.025, 210.900, 210.903, 210.906, 210.909, 210.915, 210.921, 210.927, 210.930, 210.933, 210.936, 344.050, 565.186, 565.188, 565.190, 660.050, 660.055, 660.300, 660.305, 660.315, 660.317, 660.320, 660.600, 660.603 and 660.604, RSMo 2000, and to enact in lieu thereof sixty new sections relating to protection of the elderly, with penalty provisions.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HS for HCS for HB 488, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 67.1003, 67.1004, 67.1360 and 620.467, RSMo 2000, relating to local tourism taxes, and to enact in lieu thereof twenty-three new sections relating to the same subject.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HCS for HB 660, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 160.420, 169.070, 169.075, 169.270, 169.280, 169.291, 169.301, 169.315, 169.324, 169.410, 169.420, 169.430, 169.440, 169.450, 169.460, 169.462, 169.466, 169.471, 169.475, 169.476, 169.480, 169.490, 169.500, 169.510, 169.520, 169.540 and 169.670, RSMo 2000, relating to the public school retirement system, and to enact in lieu thereof twenty-seven new sections relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

Emergency clause adopted.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

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

Mr. President: Your Committee on Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics, to which was referred SS for SCS for SBs 476, 427 and 62, 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.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics, to which was referred SR 616, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the resolution do pass.



REFERRALS

President Pro Tem Kinder referred SS for SCS for SBs 476, 427 and 62 to the Committee on State Budget Control.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

Senator Kinder, Chairman of the Committee on Gubernatorial Appointments, submitted the following reports:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Guber-natorial Appointments, to which was referred the appointment of Harold H. Lurie, M.D., as a member of the Drug Utilization Review Board, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate do give its advice and consent to said appointment.

Senator Bentley moved that the committee report be adopted and the Senate do give its advice and consent to the above appointment, which motion prevailed.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Guber-natorial Appointments, to which was referred the appointment of Katherine Bromfield Emke, as chairperson and member of the Missouri Women's Council, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate do give its advice and consent to said appointment.

Senator Wiggins moved that the committee report be adopted and the Senate do give its advice and consent to the above appointment, which motion prevailed.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Guber-natorial Appointments, to which was referred the appointment of W. Dale Finke, as a member of the St. Charles County Convention and Sports Facilities Authority, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate do give its advice and consent to said appointment.

Senator Gross moved that the committee report be adopted and the Senate do give its advice and consent to the above appointment, which motion prevailed.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Guber-natorial Appointments, to which was referred the appointment of Ronald W. Vessell, as a member of the Missouri Head Injury Advisory Council, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate do give its advice and consent to said appointment.

On behalf of Senator Rohrbach, Senator Kenney moved that the committee report be adopted and the Senate do give its advice and consent to the above appointment, which motion prevailed.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Guber-natorial Appointments, to which was referred the appointment of Kala Stroup, Ph.D., as a member of the Midwestern Higher Education Commission, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate do give its advice and consent to said appointment.

Senator Rohrbach moved that the committee report be adopted and the Senate do give its advice and consent to the above appointment, which motion prevailed.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Guber-natorial Appointments, to which was referred the appointment of Billie Sue Graves, as a member of the Missouri Head Injury Advisory Council, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate do give its advice and consent to said appointment.

On behalf of Senator Kinder, Senator Kenney moved that the committee report be adopted and the Senate do give its advice and consent to the above appointment, 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 has taken up and passed HB 678, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 105.473, 105.475, 105.477, 105.961, 130.011, 130.016, 130.021, 130.026, 130.031, 130.032, 130.041, 130.046, 130.049, 130.050, 130.056 and 130.081, RSMo 2000, relating to ethics, and to enact in lieu thereof nineteen new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HCS for HB 426, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 87.050, 104.1024, RSMo 2000, relating to public retirement systems and benefits, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HCS for HB 831, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 595.045, RSMo 2000, relating to the crime victims' compensation fund, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

President Pro Tem Kinder assumed the Chair.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

Senator Singleton, Chairman of the Committee on Public Health and Welfare, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Public Health and Welfare, to which was referred HB 285, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass.

Senator Westfall, Chairman of the Committee on Transportation, submitted the following reports:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Trans-portation, to which was referred HB 120, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Trans-portation, to which was referred HB 163, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass.

Senator Westfall, Chairman of the Committee on Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence, to which was referred HB 471, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

On behalf of Senator Klarich, Chairman of the Committee on Judiciary, Senator Kenney submitted the following reports:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred HB 626, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred HS for HCS for HB 107, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

Senator Bentley, Chairman of the Committee on Education, submitted the following reports:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Education, to which was referred HCS for HB 50, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Education, to which was referred HCS for HBs 754, 29, 300 and 505, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

Senator Childers, Chairman of the Committee on Local Government and Economic Development, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Local Government and Economic Development, to which was referred HB 185, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

Senator Yeckel, Chairman of the Committee on Financial and Governmental Organization, Veterans' Affairs and Elections, submitted the following reports:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Financial and Governmental Organization, Veterans' Affairs and Elections, to which was referred HCS for HB 738, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Financial and Governmental Organization, Veterans' Affairs and Elections, to which was referred HCS for HBs 441, 94 and 244, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass.

Senator Steelman, Chairman of the Committee on Commerce and Environment, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Commerce and Environment, to which was referred HB 453, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

Senator Gross, Chairman of the Committee on Pensions and General Laws, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Pensions and General Laws, to which was referred HB 501, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

Senator Foster, Chairman of the Committee on Agriculture, Conservation, Parks and Tourism, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Agriculture, Conservation, Parks and Tourism, to which was referred HCS for HB 581, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

Senator Childers, Chairman of the Committee on Local Government and Economic Development, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Local Government and Economic Development, to which was referred HB 133, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

INTRODUCTIONS OF GUESTS

Senator Loudon introduced to the Senate, Jimmy Cooper, Ballwin; and Jimmy was made an honorary page.

Senator Loudon introduced to the Senate, John Bresnahan, Chesterfield.

Senator Schneider introduced to the Senate, Charles, Emmy and Monica Danganan, St. Louis County; and Monica was made an honorary page.

Senator Jacob introduced to the Senate, Avery Wagner, Columbia; and Avery was made an honorary page.

Senator Loudon introduced to the Senate, the Physician of the Day, Jim Gibbons, M.D., St. Louis.

Senator Dougherty introduced to the Senate, twenty-eight students from St. Margaret of Scotland School, St. Louis.

Senator Singleton introduced to the Senate, Laura Estep, Stephen Marshal, Casey Largen, adults and twelve children, Homeschoolers from McDonald County; and Laura, Stephen and Casey were made honorary pages.

Senator Caskey introduced to the Senate, Sandy Hutchinson and twenty-three seventh and eighth grade students from Shawnee R-II School, Chilhowee; and Hannah Parker, Robin Robbins, Marlene Chapman, Justine Dameron, Taryn Dameron, Sean Hutchinson, Ginny Kingsbury, Suzanne Peerman and Stevi Slyter were made honorary pages.

Senator Childers introduced to the Senate, Roger Butler, Sheena Morris, Teresa Porter, and twenty-eight fifth grade students from Blue Eye School, Blue Eye.

Senator Kinder introduced to the Senate, Teri Jones and eighty-eight fourth grade students and

adults from Clippard Elementary School, Cape Girardeau; and Nicole Ottersburg, Olivia Crain, Jamie Hillier and Andrew Nabors were made honorary pages.

Senator Kinder introduced to the Senate, Sabrina Pobst and forty seventh and eighth grade students and adults from St. Augustine School, Kelso; and Whitney Stamp, Renee Essner, Nick Schwartz and Kyle Curry were made honorary pages.

Senator Staples introduced to the Senate, Kristy Chilton and eighth grade students from Ellington; and Whitney Mann and CeJay Price were made honorary pages.

On motion of Senator Kenney, the Senate adjourned until 2:00 p.m., Monday, April 30, 2001.

SENATE CALENDAR

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SIXTY-THIRD DAY-MONDAY, APRIL 30, 2001

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FORMAL CALENDAR



HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HCS for HB 14

HCS for HJR 7

HB 436-Merideth, et al

HS for HB 349-Hosmer

HS for HCS for HB 488-Koller



HCS for HB 660

HB 678-Seigfreid

HCS for HB 426

HCS for HB 831

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

SCS for SBs 69 & 458-Gross

(In Budget Control)

SCS for SBs 52 & 91-Childers

(In Budget Control)

SS for SCS for SBs 448 &

588-Sims (In Budget Control)

SCS for SB 505-Loudon

(In Budget Control)

SS for SCS for SBs 510,

512 & 133-Kenney

(In Budget Control)

SCS#2 for SB 66-Gibbons

SS for SCS for SB 525-Cauthorn

(In Budget Control)

SS for SCS for SB 226-Goode

(In Budget Control)



SS for SCS for SBs 476,

427 & 62-Yeckel

(In Budget Control)

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

1. SB 455-Kinder, et al,

with SCS

2. SBs 334 & 228-Kinder,

with SCS

3. SB 469-Gross, et al

4. SB 546-Kenney, et al, with SCS

5. SB 337-House and Kinder

6. SB 593-Klindt, with SCS

7. SB 509-Cauthorn and Klindt

8. SBs 42 & 108-Kenney,

with SCS

9. SB 565-Staples

10. SB 596-Loudon

11. SB 597-Singleton

12. SB 268-Schneider,

with SCS

13. SBs 249 & 523-Wiggins,

with SCS

14. SBs 508 & 468-

Cauthorn and Klindt,

with SCS

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

1. HCS for HB 207, with

SCA 1 (Childers)

(In Budget Control)

2. HCS for HBs 302 & 38,

with SCS (Westfall)

3. HB 80-Ross, with SCS

(Kenney) (In Budget Control)

4. HB 157-Hosmer, with

SCS (Bentley)

5. HCS for HBs 144 & 46,

with SCS (Kenney)

(In Budget Control)

6. HJR 5-Barry, et al

(Yeckel)

7. HB 949-Barry, with SCS

(Sims)

8. HS for HCS for HB 762-

Barry, with SCS

(Sims and Stoll)

(In Budget Control)

9. HS for HJR 11-Gambaro

(Goode)

10. HCS for HB 567, with

SCS (Klarich)

(In Budget Control)

11. HB 575-O'Connor, et al,

with SCS (Kenney)

12. HS for HB 381-Hoppe,

with SCS (Kenney)

(In Budget Control)

13. HB 444-Kreider, et al,

with SCA 1 (Wiggins)

14. HS for HB 421-Hoppe,

with SCS (Kinder)

15. HB 385-Franklin, with

SCS (Foster)

16. HCS for HBs 205, 323

& 549, with SCS

(Childers)

(In Budget Control)

17. HB 662-Green (73) and

St. Onge, with SCS (Foster)

18. HS for HCS for HB 425-

O'Toole

19. HB 285-Riback Wilson,

et al (Jacob)

20. HB 120-O'Connor, with

SCS (Caskey)

21. HB 163-Berkowitz and

Wagner (Westfall)

22. HB 471-Jolly, et al,

with SCS (Wiggins)

23. HB 626-Hosmer, with

SCS (Bentley)

24. HS for HCS for HB 107-

Clayton, with SCS

(Klarich)



25. HCS for HB 50, with

SCS (Stoll)

26. HCS for HBs 754, 29,

300 & 505

27. HB 185-Legan, et al,

with SCS (Gross)

28. HCS for HB 738

(Klarich)

29. HCS for HBs 441, 94 &

244 (Johnson)

30. HB 453-Ransdall, et al,

with SCS (Steelman)

31. HB 501-Bowman, et al,

with SCS (Steelman)

32. HCS for HB 581, with SCS

33. HB 133-Gambaro, with

SCS (Yeckel)

INFORMAL CALENDAR



SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

SB 27-Johnson and

Westfall, with SCS, SS

for SCS & SA 1 (pending)

SB 65-Gibbons, with SCS

SBs 67 & 40-Gross, with SCS

SB 68-Gross and House

SB 99-Sims, with SCS

SB 114-Loudon, with SCS,

SS for SCS & SA 1

(pending)

SB 184-Johnson, et al,

with SS#2 (pending)

SB 222-Caskey, with SA 3 &

SSA 1 for SA 3 (pending)

SBs 238 & 250-Staples, et

al, with SCS (pending)

SB 239-Stoll, with SCS &

SA 11 (pending)

SB 251-Kinder



SBs 253 & 260-Gross, with

SCS (pending)

SB 331-DePasco, et al,

with SCS & SS for SCS

(pending)

SB 373-Gibbons and Yeckel,

with SCS

SBs 391 & 395-Rohrbach,

with SCS & SS for SCS

(pending)

SB 438-Bentley and Stoll,

with SS, SS for SS &

SA 1 (pending)

SB 445-Singleton, with

SCS & SS for SCS

(pending)

SB 454-Kinder, with SCS

SBs 459, 305, 396 & 450-

Westfall, with SCS &

SS for SCS (pending)

SB 488-Klindt, et al, with SCS

SB 535-Rohrbach, with SCS,

SS for SCS & point of

order (pending)



SB 583-Yeckel

SJR 11-Yeckel HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HCS for HB 13, with SCS

(Russell)

HCS for HB 18, with SCS

(Russell)

HCS for HB 19, with SCS

(Russell)



HB 544-Holand and

Treadway, with SCS &

SS for SCS (pending)

(Bentley)

HB 954-Hosmer (Westfall) CONSENT CALENDAR



Senate Bills



Reported 2/5



SB 143-Childers



Reported 2/19



SB 315-Childers, with SCS



Reported 3/5



SB 354-Johnson and Scott,

with SCS



Reported 3/12



SB 526-Dougherty, with SCS





House Bills



Reported 4/10



HB 218-Farnen, et al

(Kenney)



Reported 4/11

HB 537-Ostmann, et al

(Klarich)

HB 603-Hilgemann, et al,

with SCS (Sims)

HB 212-Ward, with SCS

(Rohrbach)

HB 644-Burton, with SCS

(Jacob)

HB 459-Liese, et al, with

SCS (Rohrbach)

HB 732-Hosmer (Staples)

HB 693-Smith and Carnahan,

with SCS (Klarich)

HB 955-Green (73), with

SCA 1 (Goode)

HB 933-Reid (Gibbons)

HB 816-Kennedy and

Gambaro (Gibbons)

HB 825-Kennedy (Klarich)

HB 321-Skaggs, et al

(Wiggins)



HB 590-Graham (Gibbons)

HBs 808 & 951-Gratz and

Vogel, with SCS

(Rohrbach)

HB 742-Harding, et al,

with SCS (Johnson)

HB 922-Gaskill and

Bartelsmeyer (Childers)

HB 909-Davis (Mathewson)

HB 779-Barnett (Klindt)

HB 600-Hosmer and Marsh

(Bentley)

HB 596-Kennedy and

Gambaro (Scott)

HB 502-Ward (Staples)

HB 410-Holt, et al (House)

HB 409-Surface (Singleton)

HB 408-Kelley (47) (Kenney)

HB 84-Richardson

(Childers)

HB 788-O'Connor (Gross) Reported 4/12

HB 78-Kennedy and

Richardson (Klarich)

HB 607-Treadway, et al,

with SCS (Sims)

HB 796-Hosmer, with SCS

(Singleton)

HB 111-Ladd Baker (Gross)

HCS for HB 106 (Bland)

HB 431-Barry (Singleton)

HB 52-Ward and Crump,

with SCAs 1 & 2 (Staples)

HB 945-Hosmer, with SCS

(Bentley)

HB 420-Williams, et al

(Westfall)

HB 458-Lawson, et al

(Klindt)

HB 470-Shields and

Hegeman (Johnson)

HBs 648, 477 & 805-

Ostmann, et al, with

SCS (Westfall)

HB 691-Barnett, et al,

with SCS (Klindt)

HB 897-Kreider, et al (Klindt)

HB 45-Farnen (Bentley)

HB 309-McKenna, et al

(Stoll)

HB 865-Davis (Caskey)

HB 725-Britt (Foster)

HB 881-Scott, et al, with

SCS (Rohrbach)

HB 606-Kennedy, et al,

with SCS (Yeckel)

HB 202-Rizzo, with SCS

(Kenney)

HB 242-Smith, with SCS

(House)

HB 361-Shoemyer, with SCS

(Goode)

HB 498-Wagner and McKenna,

with SCS (Stoll)



HB 679-Boykins (Sims)

HB 473-Robirds, with SCS

(Foster)

HB 904-Merideth, et al,

with SCS (Foster) SENATE BILLS WITH HOUSE AMENDMENTS

SCS for SB 151-Childers,

with HCS

SB 321-Westfall, with HCS



SB 441-Caskey, with HCS

SB 521-Mathewson, with

HCS

BILLS IN CONFERENCE AND BILLS

CARRYING REQUEST MESSAGES



In Conference

HCS for HB 2, with SCS

(Russell)

HCS for HB 3, with SCS

(Russell)

HCS for HB 4, with SCS

(Russell)

HCS for HB 5, with SCS

(Russell)

HCS for HB 6, with SCS,

as amended (Russell)

HCS for HB 7, with SCS

(Russell)



HCS for HB 8, with SCS

(Russell)

HCS for HB 9, with SCS

(Russell)

HCS for HB 10, with SCS,

as amended (Russell)

HCS for HB 11, with SCS,

as amended (Russell)

HCS for HB 12, with SCS

(Russell)

RESOLUTIONS

SR 345-Quick, et al



SR 346-Kinder, with SA 3

& SSA 1 for SA 3

(pending) To be Referred



HS for HCR 25-Graham



Reported from Committee

SCR 8-Caskey, with SA 2

(pending)

SCR 17-Steelman, et al

HCR 16-Green and Holt

(House)

SR 495-Klarich, with SCS



HCR 5-Mays (Goode)

HS for HCR 6-Myers

(Kenney)

HCR 24-Boucher, with SCS

(Yeckel)

SR 616-Johnson

Requests to Recede or Grant Conference



SS for SCR 2-Singleton,

with HCS

(Senate requests House

recede or grant conference)