Journal of the Senate

FIRST REGULAR SESSION



FIFTY-FOURTH DAY— MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2005





       The Senate met pursuant to adjournment.

       President Kinder in the Chair.

       Reverend Carl Gauck offered the following prayer:

          “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of Wisdom.” (Psalm 111:10)

          Your Word alone imparts true wisdom, O Lord, and we here find ourselves in need of wisdom as we struggle with the various challenges we try to address with diminished resources. Grant us this week an informed mind and a purified heart so we may follow Your directing. And bless those who join us today during this time of greater demand on each of us. 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, April 14, 2005 was read and approved.

       Senator Shields announced that photographers from KRCG-TV, the Senate and family members were given permission to take flash pictures and video in the Senate Chamber and gallery today.

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

 

Present—Senators

 

 

 

Alter

Barnitz

Bartle

Bray

 

Callahan

Cauthorn

Champion

Clemens

 

Coleman

Crowell

Days

Dolan

 

Dougherty

Engler

Gibbons

Graham

 

Green

Griesheimer

Gross

Kennedy

 

Klindt

Koster

Loudon

Mayer

 

Nodler

Purgason

Ridgeway

Scott

 

Shields

Stouffer

Taylor

Vogel

 

Wheeler

Wilson—34

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Absent with leave—Senators—None

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vacancies—None

 

 

 

 

 

          The Lieutenant Governor was present.

MESSAGES FROM THE

SECRETARY OF STATE

       The President laid before the Senate the following communications from the Secretary of State, which were read:

TO THE SECRETARY OF THE SENATE

Ms. Terry Spieler

Jefferson City, MO

Madam:

          I, Robin Carnahan, Secretary of State of the State of Missouri, hereby certify that at the Special Election held in the 16th Senatorial District in the State of Missouri, on the 5th day of April, 2005, as provided by law, the following named person was elected to the office of State Senator, 16th Senatorial District as shown by the election results certified to this office by the election authorities of the 16th Senatorial District.

Name                                              Office

Frank A. Barnitz                             State Senator

P.O. Box 104                                  16th Senatorial District

Lake Spring, MO 65532

                                                        IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I                                                                            have hereunto set my hand and           (Seal)                                    affixed the seal of my office this                                                                      14th day of April, 2005.

Robin Carnahan

Secretary of State

       Also,

TO THE SECRETARY OF THE SENATE

Ms. Terry Spieler

Jefferson City, MO

Madam:

          I, Robin Carnahan, Secretary of State of the State of Missouri, hereby certify that at the Special Election held in the 22nd Senatorial District in the State of Missouri, on the 5th day of April, 2005, as provided by law, the following named person was elected to the office of State Senator, 22nd Senatorial District as shown by the election results certified to this office by the election authorities of the 22nd Senatorial District.

Name                                          Office

Bill Alter                                    State Senator

1800 Gravois                              22nd Senatorial District

High Ridge, MO 63049

                                                    IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I                                                                                have hereunto set my hand and           (Seal)                                affixed the seal of my office this                                                                          14th day of April, 2005.

Robin Carnahan

Secretary of State

       Senator Barnitz was escorted to the dais and received his oath of office from the Honorable Sanborn N. Ball, Associate Circuit Judge.

       Senator Alter was escorted to the dais and received his oath of office from President Pro Tem Gibbons.

RESOLUTIONS

       Senator Days offered Senate Resolution No. 1091, regarding Dorothy Harris, St. Louis, which was adopted.

       Senator Loudon offered Senate Resolution No. 1092, regarding Mary O’Reilly, Hazelwood, which was adopted.

       Senator Champion offered Senate Resolution No. 1093, regarding Charles Everett Smythe, Springfield, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1094, regarding the First Baptist Church, Higginsville, which was adopted.

       Senator Kennedy offered Senate Resolution No. 1095, regarding John Michael Myers, St. Louis, which was adopted.

       Senator Kennedy offered Senate Resolution No. 1096, regarding Thomas A. Schaefer, St. Louis, which was adopted.

       Senator Kennedy offered Senate Resolution No. 1097, regarding Dr. Jane J. Reed, St. Louis, which was adopted.

       Senator Gross offered Senate Resolution No. 1098, regarding Nancy Wilson, St. Peters, which was adopted.

       Senator Gross offered Senate Resolution No. 1099, regarding Mona Garrison, St. Peters, which was adopted.

       Senator Gross offered Senate Resolution No. 1100, regarding Mary Van Noord, St. Peters, which was adopted.

       Senator Gross offered Senate Resolution No. 1101, regarding Reggie Smith, St. Peters, which was adopted.

       Senator Gross offered Senate Resolution No. 1102, regarding Jaclyn Morgan, St. Peters, which was adopted.

       Senator Gross offered Senate Resolution No. 1103, regarding Amy Schwartz, St. Peters, which was adopted.

       Senator Gross offered Senate Resolution No. 1104, regarding Cynthia Weeden, St. Peters, which was adopted.

       Senator Gross offered Senate Resolution No. 1105, regarding Lysa Diehl, St. Peters, which was adopted.

       Senator Bartle offered Senate Resolution No. 1106, regarding Josiah Austin Richard Cox, Pleasant Hill, which was adopted.

       Senator Bartle offered Senate Resolution No. 1107, regarding Eric Stephen Voss, Lee’s Summit, which was adopted.

       Senator Wheeler offered Senate Resolution No. 1108, regarding Jessica Adutwum, Kansas City, which was adopted.

CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

       Senator Gibbons offered the following concurrent resolution:

SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 15

          WHEREAS, on April 12, 2005, the Missouri General Assembly truly agreed and finally passed Senate Substitute for Senate Bill No. 539 which modifies Missouri's current state Medicaid program; and

          WHEREAS, while the bill contains a provision establishing the "Medicaid Reform Commission" to study and review recommendations for reforms of the state Medicaid system, such commission cannot be formed until after the effective date of Senate Substitute for Senate Bill No. 539, or August 28, 2005; and

          WHEREAS, it is in the best interest of the citizens of the State of Missouri for the Medicaid Reform Commission to begin its important task as soon as possible:

          NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the members of the Senate of the Ninety-third General Assembly, First Regular Session, the House of Representatives concurring therein, hereby immediately establish the "Medicaid Reform Commission" which shall have the task of studying and reviewing recommendations for reforms of the state Medicaid system. The commission shall consist of the following ten members:

          (1) Five members of the House of Representatives appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives; and

          (2) Five members of the Senate appointed by the President Pro Tem of the Senate.

          No more than three members from each house shall be of the same political party. The directors of the departments of social services, health and senior services, and mental health, or the directors' designees shall serve as ex officio members of the commission; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the commission shall commence after the end of the First Regular Session of the Ninety-third General Assembly, and shall terminate on August 28, 2005. The work of the commission shall be furnished to the Medicaid Reform Commission formed under Section 208.014 as enacted by Senate Substitute for Senate Bill No. 539, Ninety-third General Assembly, First Regular Session, including, but not limited to, its clear and concise policy recommendations on reforming, redesigning, and restructuring a new, innovative state Medicaid healthcare delivery system under Title XIX, Public Law 89-97, 1965, amendments to the federal Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. Section 30 et seq.), as amended, to replace the current state Medicaid system under Title XIX, Public Law 89-97, 1965, amendments to the federal Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. Section 30 et seq.); and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the members of the commission shall be reimbursed for the actual and necessary expenses incurred in the discharge of the member's official duties; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that a chair of the commission shall be selected by the members of the commission and the commission shall meet as necessary; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the commission is authorized to contract with a consultant and the compensation of the consultant and other personnel shall be paid from the joint contingent fund or jointly from the Senate and House contingent funds until an appropriation is made therefor; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Missouri Senate be instructed to prepare properly inscribed copies of this resolution for the Directors of the Departments of Social Services, Health and Senior Services, and Mental Health.

       Senator Gross offered the following con-current resolution:

SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 16

          WHEREAS, tax credits have grown significantly over the past several years; and

          WHEREAS, tax credits pose a significant liability to the state, and the costs associated with tax credits are not reflected in the state's budget; and

          WHEREAS, the General Assembly is a co-equal branch of state government and is responsible for the formation of tax laws that lead in part to expansion of tax credits; and

          WHEREAS, the current General Assembly has proposed several new tax credit programs that would lead to further depletion of general revenue funds; and

          WHEREAS, the General Assembly must monitor tax credits in order to prepare the budget of the state accurately:

          NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the members of the Missouri Senate, Ninety-Third General Assembly, First Regular Session, the House of Representatives concurring therein, hereby establish the Joint Interim Committee on Tax Credits; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the committee shall be composed of three majority members and two minority members of the Senate, to be appointed by the President Pro Tem of the Senate, and three majority members and two minority members of the House of Representatives, to be appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the committee shall conduct a comprehensive analysis of Missouri tax credits, examine any other issues that the committee deems relevant, and make any recommendations for improving the efficiency and effectiveness of tax credits; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the committee be authorized to hold hearings as it deems advisable and may solicit from the Department of Revenue any input or information necessary to fulfill its obligations; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the staffs of House Research, Senate Research, and the Committee on Legislative Research shall provide such legal, research, clerical, technical, and bill drafting services as the committee may require in the performance of its duties; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the committee, its members, and any staff personnel assigned to the committee shall receive reimbursement for their actual and necessary expenses incurred in attending meetings of the committee or any subcommittee thereof; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the committee report its recommendations and findings to the Missouri General Assembly by January 1, 2006, and the authority of such committee shall terminate on December 31, 2005; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Missouri Senate be instructed to prepare properly inscribed copies of this resolution for President Pro Tem of the Senate, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, and the Director of the Department of Revenue.

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

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

       HCS for HB 461—Ways and Means.

       HB 410—Transportation.

       HB 539—Education.

       HB 344—Economic Development, Tourism and Local Government.

       HCS for HB 276—Education.

       HB 1—Appropriations.

       HCS for HB 2—Appropriations.

       HCS for HB 3—Appropriations.

       HCS for HB 4—Appropriations.

       HCS for HB 5—Appropriations.

       HCS for HB 6—Appropriations.

       HCS for HB 7—Appropriations.

       HCS for HB 8—Appropriations.

       HCS for HB 9—Appropriations.

       HCS for HB 10—Appropriations.

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

       Senator Engler moved that SB 254 be called from the Informal Calendar and taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

       On motion of Senator Engler, SB 254 was declared perfected and ordered printed.

       Senator Mayer moved that SB 365 and SB 204, with SCS, be taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

       SCS for SBs 365 and 204, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILLS NOS. 365 and 204

       An Act to repeal section 376.429, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to health insurance coverage for clinical trials.

       Was taken up.

       Senator Mayer moved that SCS for SBs 365 and 204 be adopted.

       Senator Scott assumed the Chair.

       Senator Green offered SA 1, which was read:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

       Amend Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bills Nos. 365 and 204, Page 2, Section 376.429, Line 39, by inserting after “disease;” the following: “trial results;”.

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

       Senator Nodler offered SS for SCS for SBs 365 and 204, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILLS NOS. 365 and 204

       An Act to repeal section 376.429, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to health insurance coverage for clinical trials.

       Senator Nodler moved that SS for SCS for SBs 365 and 204 be adopted.

       Senator Green offered SA 1, which was read:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

       Amend Senate Substitute for Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bills Nos. 365 and 204, Page 3, Section 376.429, Line 11, by inserting after “disease;” the following: “trial results;”.

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

       Senator Nodler offered SA 2, which was read:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2

       Amend Senate Substitute for Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bills Nos. 365 and 204, Page 1, Section 376.429, Line 9, by inserting after the word “phase” the following: “II,”; and

       Further amend lines 10-11 by striking all of the underlined words.

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

       At the request of Senator Nodler, SS for SCS for SBs 365 and 204, as amended, was withdrawn.

       SCS for SBs 365 and 204, as amended, was again taken up.

       At the request of Senator Mayer, SB 365 and SB 204, with SCS, as amended (pending), were placed on the Informal Calendar.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

       Senator Shields, 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 SB 254, 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 SCR 8, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 8

          WHEREAS, good health is important to every citizen of the world and access to the highest standards of health information and services is necessary to improve the public health; and

          WHEREAS, direct and unobstructed participation in international health cooperation forums and programs is beneficial for all parts of the world, especially with today's greater potential for the cross-border spread of various infectious diseases; and

          WHEREAS, Taiwan's population of 23,500,000 people is greater than three-fourths of the member states already in the World Health Organization; and

          WHEREAS, Taiwan's achievements in the field of health are substantial, including achieving one of the highest life expectancy levels in Asia; lowering maternal and infant mortality rates to a level comparable to those of western countries; eradicating such infectious diseases as cholera, smallpox, the plague, and polio; and providing children with hepatitis B vaccinations; and

          WHEREAS, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and its Taiwan counterpart agencies have enjoyed close collaboration on a wide range of public health issues; and

          WHEREAS, in recent years Taiwan has expressed a willingness to assist financially and technically in international aid and health activities supported by the World Health Organization; and

          WHEREAS, the World Health Assembly has allowed observers to participate in the activities of the organization, including the Palestine Liberation Organization in 1974, the Order of Malta, and the Holy See in the early 1950s; and

          WHEREAS, the United States, in the 1994 Taiwan Policy Review, declared its intention to support Taiwan's participation in appropriate international organizations:

          NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the members of the Missouri Senate, Ninety-Third General Assembly, First Regular Session, the House of Representatives concurring therein, hereby support observer status for Taiwan in the World Health Organization; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Missouri Senate be instructed to prepare properly inscribed copies of this resolution for the World Health Organization and to the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Kansas City.

       Also,

       Mr. President: Your Committee on Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics, to which was referred SCR 6, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 6

          WHEREAS, Taiwan and the United States enjoy one of the most important economic and strategic international relationships that exists today; and

          WHEREAS, together, Taiwan and the United States promote a shared belief in freedom, democracy, and market principles; and

          WHEREAS, the level of mutual investment between Taiwan and the United States is quite high; and

          WHEREAS, streamlined foreign investment procedures developed under a Taiwan-United States free trade agreement would lead to further investment by firms in both Taiwan and the United States and would create new business opportunities and new jobs; and

          WHEREAS, a Taiwan-United States free trade agreement would encourage greater innovations and manufacturing efficiencies by stimulating joint technological development, practical applications, and new cooperative ventures; and

          WHEREAS, a recent study by the United States International Trade Commission supports the negotiation of a Taiwan-United States free trade agreement; and

          WHEREAS, a Taiwan-United States free trade agreement would build on the existing strong relations between Taiwan and the United States to simultaneously boost Taiwan's security and democracy and serve the broader interests of the United States in the Asia-Pacific region:

          NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the members of the Missouri Senate, Ninety-Third General Assembly, First Regular Session, the House of Representatives concurring therein, hereby support the negotiations of a Taiwan-United States free trade agreement; and

          BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Missouri Senate be instructed to prepare properly inscribed copies of this resolution for the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Kansas City.

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 11, entitled:

       An Act to appropriate money for the expenses, grants, and distributions of the Department of Social Services 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, for the period beginning July 1, 2005 and ending June 30, 2006.

       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 12, entitled:

       An Act to appropriate money for the expenses, grants, refunds, and distributions of the Chief Executive’s Office and Mansion, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of State, State Auditor, State Treasurer, Attorney General, Missouri Prosecuting Attorneys and Circuit Attorneys Retirement Systems, and the Judiciary and the Office of the State Public Defender, and the several divisions and programs thereof, and for the payment of salaries and mileage of members of the State Senate and the House of Representatives and contingent expenses of the General Assembly, including salaries and expenses of elective and appointive officers and necessary capital improvements expenditures; for salaries and expenses of members and employees and other necessary operating expenses of the Missouri Commission on Interstate Cooperation, the Committee on Legislative Research, various joint committees, for the expenses of the interim committees established by the General Assembly, and to transfer money among certain funds, to be expended only as provided in Article IV, Section 28 of the Constitution of Missouri, for the period beginning July 1, 2005 and ending June 30, 2006.

       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 13, entitled:

       An Act to appropriate money for real property leases, related services, utilities, systems furniture, and structural modifications for the several departments of state government and the divisions and programs thereof to be expended only as provided in Article IV, Section 28 of the Constitution of Missouri, and to appropriate money for capital improvements and the other expenses of the Office of Administration and the divisions and programs thereof, and to transfer money among certain funds for the period beginning July 1, 2005 and ending June 30, 2006.

       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 SCS for SB 69.

       Emergency clause adopted.

       Bill ordered enrolled.

REFERRALS

       President Pro Tem Gibbons referred HCS for HB 379 to the Committee on Governmental Accountability and Fiscal Oversight.

       President Pro Tem Gibbons referred HCR 9; HCR 15 and HCS for HCR 24 to the Committee on Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics.

SECOND READING OF

CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

       The following Concurrent Resolution was read the 2nd time and referred to the Committee indicated:

       HCR 20—Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics.

COMMUNICATIONS

       President Pro Tem Gibbons submitted the following:

April 18, 2005

Mrs. Terry Spieler

Secretary of the Missouri Senate

State Capitol, Room 325

Jefferson City, MO 65101

RE: Appointment to the Simplified Sales Tax Project

Dear Terry:

Pursuant to Section 104.1006 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri (RSMo 2002), I am appointing the following to the Simplified Sales Tax Project:

          Senator Michael R. Gibbons (reappointment)

          Senator Joan Bray (reappointment)

          Jeff Craver (private sector member)

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at your earliest convenience.

                                                    Yours truly,

                                                    /s/ Michael R. Gibbons

                                                    MICHAEL R. GIBBONS

                                                    President Pro Tem

RESOLUTIONS

       Senator Crowell offered Senate Resolution No. 1109, regarding David Gross, Jackson, which was adopted.

       Senator Crowell offered Senate Resolution No. 1110, regarding Sharlett Eftink, Jackson, which was adopted.

       Senator Crowell offered Senate Resolution No. 1111, regarding Becky Riney, Jackson, which was adopted.

       Senator Crowell offered Senate Resolution No. 1112, regarding Nancy Seyer, Jackson, which was adopted.

       Senator Crowell offered Senate Resolution No. 1113, regarding DiDi Starrett, which was adopted.

       Senator Crowell offered Senate Resolution No. 1114, regarding Blake Kidd, which was adopted.

       Senator Crowell offered Senate Resolution No. 1115, regarding Prithvi Rudrappa, which was adopted.

       Senator Crowell offered Senate Resolution No. 1116, regarding Jimmy Chisholm, which was adopted.

       Senator Crowell offered Senate Resolution No. 1117, regarding Yale Gerber, which was adopted.

       Senator Crowell offered Senate Resolution No. 1118, regarding Cory Chisholm, which was adopted.

       Senator Callahan offered Senate Resolution No. 1119, regarding Iva M. Pickler, Raytown, which was adopted.

       Senator Callahan offered Senate Resolution No. 1120, regarding Vivien Haston, Raytown, which was adopted.

       Senator Days offered Senate Resolution No. 1121, regarding Brian C. Hubbard, Pasadena Park, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1122, regarding Misty Smith, Higginsville, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1123, regarding the birth of Kylee Diane McReynolds, Winfield, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1124, regarding the birth of Eric Joel Cole, III, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1125, regarding the birth of Katelyn Mercedees Bruner, New Delhi, India, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1126, regarding the birth of Caleb Ronald Clark, Portland, Oregon, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1127, regarding the birth of Rachel Rose Riley, Columbia, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1128, regarding Mr. and Mrs. George Michael Friesz, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1129, regarding the birth of Hayden Riley Gall, Ethel, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1130, regarding the birth of Owen Robert Orskog, Kirksville, which was adopted.

       Senator Stouffer offered Senate Resolution No. 1131, regarding the birth of Abigail Reese Pulliam, Boonville, which was adopted.

       Senator Scott offered Senate Resolution No. 1132, regarding Paula Davis, which was adopted.

       Senator Scott offered Senate Resolution No. 1133, regarding Sherry Roberts, which was adopted.

       Senator Scott offered Senate Resolution No. 1134, regarding Deborah Ross, which was adopted.

INTRODUCTIONS OF GUESTS

       Senator Barnitz introduced to the Senate, his parents, George and Elizabeth Barnitz; his wife, Lisa; daughters, Leslie, Camilla and Kenadee, Lake Spring; and other friends and supporters.

       Senator Alter introduced to the Senate, his wife, Merijo, High Ridge; his parents, Ed and Eileen Alter; his daughter, Angela Alter-Wren; his grandchildren, Laura Alter and Alexandra and Brendan Wren; his sister-in-law, Molly Alter, St. Louis; and campaign staff, volunteers and friends.

       Senator Stouffer introduced to the Senate, Lindsey and Lanell Walker, Kearney.

       Senator Taylor introduced to the Senate, his wife, Gay, Shell Knob.

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


SENATE CALENDAR

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FIFTY-FIFTH DAY–TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2005

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FORMAL CALENDAR

 

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

 

HCS for HB 11

HB 12-Lager

 


HB 13-Lager

 


THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

 

SCS for SB 500-Gibbons, et al

   (In Fiscal Oversight)

 


SB 254-Engler

 


SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

 

SB 199-Gross

SB 402-Gibbons, et al

SB 548-Loudon

SB 196-Ridgeway and Stouffer, with SCS

 


SB 3-Loudon, with SCS

SB 44-Wheeler and Bray, with SCS

SB 159-Cauthorn

SB 144-Gross, with SCS

 


 

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

 

HCS for HB 365 (Crowell)

HCS for HB 347, with SCS (Dolan)

 


HCS for HB 441, with SCS (Cauthorn)

 


 

INFORMAL CALENDAR

 

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

 

SS for SCS for SB 316-Dolan

 

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

 

SB 2-Loudon and Gross, with SCS

SB 5-Klindt, with SCS & SS for SCS (pending)

SB 12-Cauthorn and Klindt

SB 29-Dolan, with SCS & SA 1 (pending)

SBs 37, 322, 78, 351 & 424-Nodler, with SCS

SB 50-Taylor and Nodler, with SCS & SS

   for SCS (pending)

SB 55-Klindt, with SCS

SB 64-Kennedy, with SCS

SB 90-Dougherty, with SCS

SB 93-Cauthorn, with SCS

SB 152-Wilson, with SCS

SB 160-Bartle, et al, with SS (pending)

SB 185-Loudon, et al, with SA 1 (pending)

SB 194-Engler

SB 214-Scott, et al, with SCS

SB 220-Dolan

SB 236-Klindt and Clemens

 


SB 240-Scott

SB 241-Scott

SB 253-Koster, with SCS

SB 284-Cauthorn and Clemens, with SCS

SB 291-Mayer, et al, with SCS & SS for

   SCS (pending)

SB 321-Shields

SB 324-Scott, with SCS

SB 339-Gross, with SCS

SB 348-Clemens

SBs 365 & 204-Mayer, et al, with SCS

   (pending)

SB 373-Bartle

SB 376-Loudon

SB 434-Cauthorn

SB 470-Engler

SB 481-Shields, with SCS

 

 


CONSENT CALENDAR

 

House Bills

 

Reported 4/11

 

HB 707-Cunningham (145) and Byrd, with

   SCS (Scott)

HB 678-Byrd, with SCS (Bartle)

HB 402-Schaaf, et al (Shields)

HB 280-Walsh, et al (Green)

HB 524-May, et al (Scott)

HB 248-Pearce (Dolan)

HB 342-Baker (123) (Koster)

HB 600-Cooper (155), et al (Clemens)

HCS for HB 379 (Crowell) (In Fiscal

   Oversight)

HB 40-Tilley (Engler)

HCS for HB 47, with SCS (Shields)

HB 127-Bivins (Griesheimer)


HCS for HB 215 (Koster)

HB 260-Deeken (Vogel)

HB 345-Baker (123) (Koster)

HB 395-Wood (Taylor)

HCS for HB 422 (Crowell)

HB 431-Wright (137) (Champion)

HB 445-Guest and Whorton (Klindt)

HCS for HB 448 (Coleman)

HB 453-May, et al (Crowell)

HB 479-Ervin (Ridgeway)

HCS for HB 515, with SCS (Taylor)

HCS for HB 531 (Champion)

HCS for HB 577 (Purgason)

HCS for HB 631 (Gibbons)

HB 638-Cunningham (86), with SCS

   (Wheeler)

 


HB 685-Franz, with SCS (Purgason)

HB 743-Kingery, et al (Engler)

 


 

Reported 4/12

 

HBs 361 & 684-Lipke, with SCS (Bartle)

HB 688-Byrd, et al, with SCS (Bartle)

HCS for HB 630 (Purgason)

HB 567-Stevenson, et al

HB 486-Bruns (Vogel)

HCS for HB 362, with SCS (Bartle)

HB 456-Kuessner, et al, with SCS (Engler)

HB 450-Meiners, with SCS (Griesheimer)

HB 43-Wallace (Taylor)

HB 53-Swinger and Bean, with SCS (Mayer)

HB 155-Ruestman (Taylor)

HB 243-May, et al (Dolan)

 


HB 423-Kuessner, with SCS (Engler)

HB 528-Cunningham (145), with SCS (Clemens)

HB 618-Bearden, et al, with SCS (Gross)

HCS for HB 119 (Stouffer)

HCS for HBs 163, 213 & 216 (Gross)

HB 219-Salva and Johnson (47) (Wheeler)

HB 236-Goodman (Taylor)

HB 261-Deeken (Griesheimer)

HB 323-Johnson (47) (Shields)

HCS for HB 348 (Koster)

HB 473-Yates (Bartle)

HB 258-Cunningham (86)

 


Reported 4/13

 

HCS for HB 297, with SCS

HCS for HB 443, with SCS (Mayer)

HB 33-Phillips

 


HB 455-Quinn, et al (Klindt)

HCS for HB 563 (Shields)

HCS for HB 513 (Loudon)

 


Reported 4/14

 

HB 69-Rupp (Loudon)

HCS for HB 56

HCS#2 for HB 232, with SCS

HB 413-Hubbard, et al

 


HCS for HBs 462 & 463 (Shields)

HB 681-Chappelle-Nadal

HB 321-Yates

HB 229-Portwood, with SCS (Gross)

 


RESOLUTIONS

 

To be Referred

 

SCR 15-Gibbons

 


SCR 16-Gross

Reported from Committee

 

SCR 5-Mayer, et al

SCR 10-Scott

SCR 12-Koster

 


SCR 7-Loudon

SCR 8-Ridgeway, with SCS

SCR 6-Ridgeway and Wheeler, with SCS