Journal of the Senate

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

FIRST EXTRA SESSION


TENTH DAY--MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2003


The Senate met pursuant to adjournment.

Senator Shields in the Chair.

Reverend Carl Gauck offered the following prayer:

"The Lord was with him." (Genesis 39:23b)

Heavenly Father, it is through difficult times when decisions must be made that we need Your blessed presence, assurance and guidance that You are guiding our steps and are truly with us. Bless us now and help us, as You would want us to help others. In Your Holy Name, we pray. Amen.

The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag was recited.

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

The Journal for Thursday, June 12, 2003, 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
Bartle Bland Bray Caskey
Cauthorn Childers Coleman Days
Dolan Dougherty Foster Gibbons
Goode Griesheimer Gross Jacob
Kennedy Kinder Klindt Mathewson
Nodler Quick Russell Scott
Shields Steelman Vogel Yeckel--28
Absent with leave--Senators
Champion Clemens Loudon Stoll
Wheeler--5
Vacancies--1

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Kennedy offered Senate Resolution No. 68, regarding the Sixtieth Wedding Anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Drury, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Bland offered Senate Resolution No. 69, regarding the Twenty-fifth Wedding Anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. William Runnels, Kansas City, which was adopted.

Senator Griesheimer offered Senate Resolution No. 70, regarding the Red Cedar Inn, Pacific, which was adopted.

Senator Foster offered Senate Resolution No. 71, regarding Garrett Gerard Jansen, Advance, which was adopted.

Senator Foster offered Senate Resolution No. 72, regarding Adam R. Campa, Poplar Bluff, 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 refuses to adopt SCS for HCS for HB 2 and requests the Senate to recede from its position and 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 10 and requests the Senate to recede from its position and 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, as amended, for HCS for HB 11 and requests the Senate to recede from its position and failing to do so grant the House a conference thereon.

PRIVILEGED MOTIONS

Senator Russell moved that the Senate refuse to recede from its position on SCS for HCS for HB 2 and grant the House a conference thereon, which motion prevailed.

Senator Russell moved that the Senate refuse to recede from its position on SCS for HCS for HB 10 and grant the House a conference thereon, which motion prevailed.

Senator Russell moved that the Senate refuse to recede from its position on SCS for HCS for HB 11, as amended, and grant the House a conference thereon, which motion prevailed.

CONFERENCE COMMITTEE

APPOINTMENTS

President Pro Tem Kinder appointed the following conference committee to act with a like committee from the House on SCS for HCS for HB 2: Senators Russell, Gross, Shields, Goode and Dougherty.

President Pro Tem Kinder appointed the following conference committee to act with a like committee from the House on SCS for HCS for HB 10: Senators Russell, Gross, Shields, Goode and Dougherty.

President Pro Tem Kinder appointed the following conference committee to act with a like committee from the House on SCS for HCS for HB 11, as amended: Senators Russell, Gross, Shields, Goode and Dougherty.

INTRODUCTIONS OF GUESTS

Senator Gross introduced to the Senate, Madelynn Gross, St. Charles; and Madelynn was made an honorary page.

Senator Jacob introduced to the Senate, Ayesha Ahmed, St. Louis; and Ayesha was made an honorary page.

The President introduced to the Senate, Brenda Shields, St. Joseph.

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

SENATE CALENDAR

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ELEVENTH DAY-TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2003

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BILLS IN CONFERENCE AND BILLS

CARRYING REQUEST MESSAGES



In Conference



HCS for HB 2, with SCS (Russell)



HCS for HB 10, with SCS (Russell)

HCS for HB 11, with SCS, as amended

(Russell)

RESOLUTIONS



SCR 1-Mathewson and Caskey