Journal of the Senate

FIRST REGULAR SESSION


FORTIETH DAY--TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2003


The Senate met pursuant to adjournment.

Senator Gross in the Chair.

Reverend Carl Gauck offered the following prayer:

"Be merciful to me, O God, be merciful to me, for in you my soul takes refuge; until the destroying storms pass by." (Psalm 57:1)

Merciful God, we call upon You as we are drawn closer to war and young men and women's lives are put into harm's way. We pray that their souls find refuge in You while their bodies are in danger. We pray for wisdom for our leaders so a quick resolution of this conflict may come about and that compassion and reason may bring us quickly to peace and healing given to those who are injured. In mercy we ask You to hear us good Lord. 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
Bartle Bland Bray Caskey
Cauthorn Champion Childers Clemens
Coleman Days Dolan Dougherty
Foster Gibbons Goode Griesheimer
Gross Jacob Kennedy Kinder
Klindt Loudon Mathewson Nodler
Quick Russell Scott Shields
Steelman Stoll Vogel Wheeler
Yeckel--33
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco --1
The Lieutenant Governor was present.

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Champion offered Senate Resolution No. 412, regarding Jeni Jaso, Springfield, which was adopted.

Senator Champion offered Senate Resolution No. 413, regarding Kenneth Knauer, Springfield, which was adopted.

Senator Champion offered Senate Resolution No. 414, regarding Michael Quin, Springfield, which was adopted.

Senator Days offered Senate Resolution No. 415, regarding Rhoda A. Womack, St. Ann, which was adopted.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

SB 457, introduced by Senator Caskey, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 476.340, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to Executive Council of the Judicial Conference of the state of Missouri.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Caskey, SB 457 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bray Caskey Cauthorn
Champion Childers Clemens Coleman
Days Dougherty Foster Gibbons
Goode Griesheimer Gross Jacob
Kennedy Kinder Klindt Loudon
Mathewson Nodler Quick Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Stoll
Vogel Wheeler--30
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Dolan Yeckel--2
Absent with leave--Senators
Bland DePasco--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 Bartle moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

SB 467, introduced by Senator Bartle, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 488.5339, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to a surcharge to fund the crime victims' compensation fund.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Bartle, SB 467 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bray Caskey Cauthorn
Champion Childers Clemens Coleman
Days Dougherty Foster Gibbons
Goode Griesheimer Gross Jacob
Kennedy Kinder Klindt Loudon
Mathewson Nodler Quick Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Stoll
Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Dolan--1
Absent with leave--Senators
Bland DePasco--2

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

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

SB 61, with SCS, introduced by Senator Caskey, entitled:

An Act to amend chapter 407, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the use of social security numbers, with an effective date and penalty provisions.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

SCS for SB 61, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 61

An Act to amend chapter 407, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the use of social security numbers, with an effective date.

Was taken up.

Senator Caskey moved that SCS for SB 61 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Caskey, SCS for SB 61 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bray Caskey Cauthorn
Champion Childers Clemens Coleman
Days Dolan Dougherty Foster
Gibbons Goode Griesheimer Gross
Jacob Kennedy Kinder Klindt
Loudon Mathewson Nodler Quick
Russell Scott Shields Steelman
Stoll Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators--None
Absent with leave--Senators
Bland DePasco--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 Jacob moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

SB 537, introduced by Senator Jacob, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 56.640, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the duties of a county counselor.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Jacob, SB 537 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bray Caskey Cauthorn
Champion Clemens Coleman Days
Dolan Dougherty Foster Gibbons
Goode Griesheimer Gross Jacob
Kennedy Kinder Klindt Loudon
Mathewson Nodler Quick Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Stoll
Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Childers--1
Absent with leave--Senators
Bland DePasco--2

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 448, introduced by Senator Bartle, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 476.055, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the statewide court automation fund, with penalty provisions and an expiration date.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Bartle, SB 448 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bray Caskey Cauthorn
Champion Childers Clemens Coleman
Days Dolan Dougherty Foster
Gibbons Goode Griesheimer Gross
Jacob Kennedy Kinder Klindt
Loudon Mathewson Nodler Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Stoll
Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Quick--1
Absent with leave--Senators
Bland DePasco--2

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 394, introduced by Senator Bartle, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 351.046, 351.182, 351.268, 351.315, 351.320, and 351.385, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof seven new sections relating to general and business corporations.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Bartle, SB 394 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bray Caskey Cauthorn
Champion Childers Clemens Coleman
Days Dolan Dougherty Foster
Gibbons Goode Griesheimer Gross
Jacob Kennedy Kinder Klindt
Loudon Mathewson Nodler Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Stoll
Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Quick--1
Absent with leave--Senators
Bland DePasco--2

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 395, introduced by Senator Bartle, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 351.055 and 351.455, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to general and business corporations.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Bartle, SB 395 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bray Caskey Cauthorn
Champion Childers Clemens Coleman
Days Dolan Dougherty Foster
Gibbons Goode Griesheimer Gross
Jacob Kennedy Kinder Klindt
Loudon Mathewson Nodler Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Stoll
Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Quick--1
Absent with leave--Senators
Bland DePasco--2

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 471, introduced by Senator Bartle, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 454.505, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to filing of garnishment orders.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Bartle, SB 471 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bray Caskey Cauthorn
Champion Childers Coleman Days
Dolan Dougherty Foster Gibbons
Goode Griesheimer Gross Jacob
Kennedy Kinder Klindt Loudon
Mathewson Nodler Russell Scott
Shields Steelman Vogel Wheeler
Yeckel--29
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Clemens Quick Stoll--3
Absent with leave--Senators
Bland DePasco--2

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 470, introduced by Senator Bartle, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 511.350, 511.510, 517.141, and 517.151, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to liens on real estate.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Bartle, SB 470 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bland Bray Caskey
Cauthorn Champion Clemens Coleman
Days Dolan Dougherty Foster
Gibbons Goode Griesheimer Gross
Jacob Kennedy Kinder Klindt
Loudon Nodler Quick Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Vogel
Wheeler Yeckel--30
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Childers Mathewson Stoll--3
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco--1

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 469, introduced by Senator Bartle, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 535.030, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to service of summons in landlord-tenant actions.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Bartle, SB 469 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bray Caskey Cauthorn
Champion Childers Clemens Coleman
Days Dolan Foster Gibbons
Goode Griesheimer Gross Jacob
Kennedy Kinder Klindt Loudon
Mathewson Nodler Quick Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Vogel
Wheeler Yeckel--30
NAYS--Senators
Bland Dougherty--2
Absent--Senator Stoll--1
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco--1

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 468, introduced by Senator Bartle, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 577.051, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the forwarding of case dispositions to the Missouri state highway patrol, with penalty provisions.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

Senator Bartle moved that SB 468 be read the 3rd time and finally passed.

At the request of Senator Bartle, the above motion was withdrawn, which placed the bill back on the calendar.

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

Senator Shields moved that SB 264, with SCS, be called from the Informal Calendar and taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

SCS for SB 264, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 264

An Act to repeal section 165.016, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to salary compliance, with an emergency clause.

Was taken up.

Senator Shields moved that SCS for SB 264 be adopted.

Senator Shields offered SS for SCS for SB 264, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 264

An Act to repeal section 165.016, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to salary compliance, with an emergency clause.

Senator Shields moved that SS for SCS for SB 264 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Shields, SS for SCS for SB 264 was declared perfected and ordered printed.

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 HCS for HB 600, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 34.040, 143.124, 143.181, 143.225, 143.782, 144.025, and 144.081, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof eleven new sections relating to collection efficiencies of the department of revenue, with an emergency clause.

Emergency clause defeated.

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 adopted the Conference Committee Report on SCS for HCS for HB 15 and has taken up and passed CCS for SCS for HCS for HB 15.

PRIVILEGED MOTIONS

Senator Russell, on behalf of the conference committee appointed to act with a like committee from the House on SCS for HCS for HB 15, moved that the following conference committee report be taken up, which motion prevailed.

CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT ON

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

HOUSE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

HOUSE BILL NO. 15

The Conference Committee appointed on Senate Committee Substitute for House Committee Substitute for House Bill No. 15 begs leave to report that we, after free and fair discussion of the differences, have agreed to recommend and do recommend to the respective bodies as follows:

1. That the Senate recede from its position on Senate Committee Substitute for House Committee Substitute for House Bill No. 15.

2. That the House recede from its position on House Committee Substitute for House Bill No. 15.

3. That the attached Conference Committee Substitute for House Bill No. 15, be truly agreed to and finally passed.
FOR THE SENATE: FOR THE HOUSE:
/s/ John T. Russell /s/ Carl Bearden
/s/ Charles Gross /s/ Brad Lager
/s/ Doyle Childers /s/ Brad Roark
/s/ Wayne Goode /s/ Vicky Riback Wilson
/s/ Maida J. Coleman /s/ Marsha Campbell

Senator Russell moved that the above conference committee report be adopted, which motion prevailed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bland Bray Caskey
Cauthorn Champion Childers Clemens
Coleman Days Dolan Dougherty
Foster Gibbons Goode Griesheimer
Gross Jacob Kennedy Kinder
Klindt Nodler Quick Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Stoll
Wheeler Yeckel--30
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Loudon Mathewson Vogel--3
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco--1

Senator Childers assumed the Chair.

On motion of Senator Russell, CCS for SCS for HCS for HB 15, entitled:

CONFERENCE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

HOUSE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

HOUSE BILL NO. 15

An Act to appropriate money for supplemental purposes for the several departments and offices of state government, and for the payment of various claims for refunds, for persons, firms, and corporations, and for other purposes, and to transfer money among certain funds, from the funds designated for the fiscal period ending June 30, 2003.

Was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bland Bray Caskey
Cauthorn Champion Childers Clemens
Coleman Days Dolan Dougherty
Foster Gibbons Goode Griesheimer
Gross Jacob Kennedy Kinder
Klindt Loudon Nodler Quick
Russell Scott Shields Steelman
Stoll Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Mathewson--1
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco--1

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

REFERRALS

President Pro Tem Kinder referred SB 392 to the Committee on Governmental Accountability and Fiscal Oversight.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

SB 521, introduced by Senator Gross, entitled:

An Act to amend chapter 34, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to bonds of officers and contractors for public works.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Gross, SB 521 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bland Bray Caskey
Cauthorn Champion Childers Clemens
Coleman Days Dolan Dougherty
Foster Gibbons Goode Griesheimer
Gross Jacob Kennedy Kinder
Klindt Loudon Nodler Quick
Russell Scott Shields Steelman
Stoll Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Mathewson--1
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco--1

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 522, introduced by Senator Gross, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 67.700, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to sales tax for capital improvements imposed in certain counties.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Gross, SB 522 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bland Bray Caskey
Cauthorn Champion Childers Clemens
Coleman Days Dolan Dougherty
Foster Gibbons Goode Griesheimer
Gross Jacob Kennedy Kinder
Klindt Loudon Nodler Quick
Russell Scott Shields Steelman
Stoll Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Mathewson--1
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco--1

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 540, introduced by Senator Gross, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 311.195, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to microbreweries.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Gross, SB 540 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bland Bray Caskey
Cauthorn Champion Childers Clemens
Coleman Days Dolan Dougherty
Foster Gibbons Goode Griesheimer
Gross Jacob Kennedy Kinder
Klindt Loudon Nodler Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Stoll
Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Mathewson Quick--2
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco--1

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 546, with SCS, introduced by Senator Caskey, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 260.830 and 260.831, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to landfill fees in Johnson County.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

SCS for SB 546, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 546

An Act to repeal sections 260.830 and 260.831, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to landfill fees in Johnson County.

Was taken up.

Senator Caskey moved that SCS for SB 546 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Caskey, SCS for SB 546 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bland Bray Caskey
Cauthorn Champion Childers Clemens
Coleman Days Dolan Dougherty
Foster Gibbons Griesheimer Gross
Jacob Kennedy Kinder Klindt
Loudon Nodler Russell Scott
Shields Steelman Stoll Vogel
Wheeler Yeckel--30
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Goode Mathewson Quick--3
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco--1

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 Gibbons moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

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

Mr. President: Your Committee on Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics, to which was referred SB 207, 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.

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Vogel offered Senate Resolution No. 416, regarding Tony Clayton, Jefferson City, which was adopted.

Senator Vogel offered Senate Resolution No. 417, regarding Jonathan James Dallas, Jefferson City, which was adopted.

Senator Vogel offered Senate Resolution No. 418, regarding Corrections Officer I Tomas Rodriguez, Fulton, which was adopted.

Senator Vogel offered Senate Resolution No. 419, regarding Brandon Matthew Kiso, Jefferson City, which was adopted.

Senator Kennedy offered Senate Resolution No. 420, regarding Jonathan F. "Jon" Kaiser, St. Louis, which was adopted.

On motion of Senator Gibbons, the Senate recessed until 3:00 p.m.

RECESS

The time of recess having expired, the Senate was called to order by Senator Gross.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

President Pro Tem Kinder assumed the Chair.

Senator Cauthorn, Chairman of the Committee on Governmental Accountability and Fiscal Oversight, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Governmental Accountability and Fiscal Oversight, to which was referred SS for SS for SCS for SB 280, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass.

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

Mr. President: Your Committee on Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics, after examination of SB 583, respectfully requests that it be removed from the Senate Consent Calendar in accordance with the provisions of Senate Rule 45.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

Senator Scott moved that SS for SS for SCS for SB 280, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 280

An Act to repeal sections 105.711, 258.100, 307.178, 355.176, 408.040, 430.225, 508.010, 508.040, 508.120, 509.290, 510.263, 512.020, 537.046, 537.067, 538.205, 538.210, and 538.225, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof thirty-two new sections relating to tort reform.

Be taken up for 3rd reading and final pass-age.

President Maxwell assumed the Chair.

A quorum was established by the following vote:
Present--Senators
Bartle Bland Caskey Cauthorn
Champion Childers Clemens Coleman
Days Dougherty Foster Gibbons
Goode Griesheimer Gross Jacob
Kennedy Kinder Klindt Loudon
Mathewson Nodler Quick Russell
Scott Shields Steelman Stoll
Vogel Wheeler Yeckel--31
Absent--Senators
Bray Dolan--2
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco--1

Senator Childers assumed the Chair.

A quorum was established by the following vote:
YEAS--Senators
Bartle Bland Bray Caskey
Cauthorn Champion Childers Clemens
Coleman Days Dougherty Foster
Gibbons Griesheimer Gross Jacob
Kennedy Kinder Klindt Loudon
Nodler Russell Scott Shields
Steelman Stoll Vogel Wheeler
Yeckel--29
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Dolan Goode Mathewson Quick--4
Absent with leave--Senator DePasco--1

President Maxwell assumed the Chair.

At the request of Senator Scott, his motion to bring SS for SS for SCS for SB 280 before the body for third reading and final passage was withdrawn.

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Clemens offered Senate Resolution No. 421, regarding the State Champion Ozark High School Boys Basketball Tigers, which was adopted.

Senators Gross and Loudon offered Senate Resolution No. 422, regarding Bernard Allan Federko, St. Louis, which was adopted.

Senator Wheeler offered Senate Resolution No. 423, regarding Daniel Gilmore Jackson, III, Kansas City, which was adopted.

Senator Loudon offered Senate Resolution No. 424, regarding Tasha Weiss, Maryland Heights, which was adopted.

Senators Loudon and Griesheimer offered Senate Resolution No. 425, regarding Fire Chief James J. Silvernail, St. Louis County, which was adopted.

INTRODUCTIONS OF GUESTS

Senator Nodler introduced to the Senate, his brother, Charlie Nodler, John Tipton, and Matt Hite, Joplin.

Senator Dougherty introduced to the Senate, the Physician of the Day, Dr. Katherine Jahnige, M.D., St. Louis.

Senator Scott introduced to the Senate, Paige Elizabeth Burris, Bolivar; and Paige was made an honorary page.

Senator Griesheimer introduced to the Senate, Marc Perez, Pacific.

Senator Childers introduced to the Senate, Ryan Shields, Hollister.

Senator Jacob introduced to the Senate, students from Oakland Junior High School, Columbia.

On behalf of Senator Loudon and himself, Senator Gibbons introduced to the Senate, fourth grade students from Twin Oaks Christian School, St. Louis.

Senator Loudon introduced to the Senate, Nathan and Angie Smallwood, Town and Country; and Kathy and Rusty Ellmore, Ballwin.

Senator Caskey introduced to the Senate, Larry DesCombes, eighth grade students, and five foreign exchange students from Leeton School, Leeton.

Senator Kennedy introduced to the Senate, Joe Guehring, St. Louis.

On behalf of Senator Bray and himself, Senator Gibbons introduced to the Senate, forty-eight fourth grade students and adults from McGrath School, Brentwood.

Senator Yeckel introduced to the Senate, Karen Pappin, Jill Lueking, and forty-two fourth grade students from Crestwood Elementary School, St. Louis.

Senator Russell introduced to the Senate, Scott Williamson, Naomi Dyck, and Jeanette Rouse, Willow Springs.

Senator Foster introduced to the Senate, fourth grade students from Clarkton.

Senator Dougherty introduced to the Senate, Michael and Jimmy Carney, St. Louis; and Michael and Jimmy were made honorary pages.

Senator Cauthorn introduced to the Senate, members of the Kirksville Leadership Institute, Kirksville; and Quentin Wilson, Commissioner of Higher Education.

Senator Stoll introduced to the Senate, Julie Early, Donald Lee, Jamie DeGeare, and Ray and Carol Early, Jefferson County.

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

SENATE CALENDAR

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FORTY-FIRST DAY-WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19, 2003

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FORMAL CALENDAR



HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING HCS for HB 288

HB 91-Mayer

HCS for HB 273

HS for HCS for HB 156-

Phillips

HCS for HB 600 THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS SS for SS for SCS for

SB 280-Scott

SB 207-Mathewson SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION 1. SB 298-Griesheimer, with SCS

2. SB 427-Bartle, et al, with SCS

3. SBs 125 & 290-Goode, with SCS

4. SB 422-Childers, with SCS

5. SB 2-Russell, with SCS

6. SB 544-Gross, et al, with SCS

7. SB 450-Mathewson, et al, with SCS

8. SB 305-Jacob and Steelman

9. SB 410-Shields and Goode, with SCS

10. SB 5-Caskey, with SCS



11. SBs 556 & 311-Kinder, et al,

with SCS

12. SB 243-Yeckel

13. SBs 361, 103, 156 &

329-Steelman, with SCS

14. SB 28-Gross

15. SB 362-Steelman and

Gross

16. SB 184-Bartle and Scott

17. SB 38-Klindt, et al, with SCS HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING



HB 412-Goodman, et al





INFORMAL CALENDAR



SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION SB 18-Yeckel and Cauthorn, with

SCS & SS for SCS (pending)

SB 24-Steelman, with SCS

& SS for SCS (pending)

SB 33-Loudon and Scott,

with SS (pending)

SB 51-Shields, with SS, SS

for SS & SA 1 (pending)

SB 69-Yeckel and Nodler,

with SCS (pending)

SB 112-Loudon, with SCS

SB 217-Champion and

Clemens, with SS (pending)

SB 253-Steelman, et al, with SCS,

SS for SCS & SA 1 (pending)

SB 300-Cauthorn, et al, with SCS

SB 347-Loudon, et al, with SCS

SB 436-Klindt, with SCS,

SS for SCS & SA 2 (pending)

SB 481-Dolan, et al, with

SCS, SS for SCS & SS for

SS for SCS (pending) CONSENT CALENDAR



Senate Bills



Reported 2/10 SB 62-Caskey

SB 275-Russell Reported 2/24



SB 385-Scott, with SCS



Reported 3/4



SB 468-Bartle



Reported 3/10 SB 295-Shields, with SCS

SB 529-Childers

SB 547-Caskey, with SCS

SB 392-Shields

(In Fiscal Oversight)

SB 519-Foster, with SCA 1

SB 204-Yeckel, et al

SB 431-Gibbons

SB 506-Clemens

SB 425-Scott

SB 73-Bland, with SCS

SB 358-Shields, with SCS

SB 93-Shields

SB 447-Bartle, with SCS

SB 407-Klindt

SB 373-Bartle, with SCS Reported 3/11 SB 165-Bland

SB 480-Dolan

SB 492-Scott

SB 548-Champion

SB 607-Loudon

SB 616-Nodler

SB 399-Caskey Reported 3/13 SB 159-Bland, with SCS

SB 571-Loudon

SB 618-Kennedy and Shields

SB 534-Cauthorn

SB 351-Dougherty, with SCS

SB 16-Childers, with SCS

SB 120-Caskey

SB 504-Clemens and Champion, with SCS

SB 513-Kennedy and Coleman, with SCS

SB 562-Griesheimer, with SCS

SB 577-Shields

SB 578-Shields

SB 590-Shields

SB 592-Foster, with SCS

SB 621-Loudon, with SCS

SB 635-Mathewson, with SCS

SB 694-Klindt

SB 180-Bland

SBs 632 & 644-Days, with SCS

SB 642-Foster, with SCS

SB 676-Kennedy, with SCS

SB 666-Bland, with SCS

SB 686-Russell, with SCS

SB 334-Goode

SB 651-Steelman, et al

SB 668-Cauthorn and Klindt

SB 606-Coleman

SB 611-Clemens, et al

SB 623-Foster

SB 293-Vogel

SB 438-Clemens, et al

SB 490-Dolan

SB 594-Bray, with SCS

SB 598-Childers and Nodler

SB 697-Nodler, et al

SB 552-Yeckel

SB 463-Gross

SB 511-Kinder, et al RESOLUTIONS



To be Referred



SCR 14-Dolan and Kinder



Reported from Committee



SR 30-Shields, with SCS, SS

for SCS & SA 1 (pending)