JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Mike Cunningham, R-Rogersville, discusses conclusion of the Second Extraordinary Session of the 99th General Assembly. Lawmakers have sent Senate Bill 5 to the governor. The measure seeks to modify several provisions relating to abortion.
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- Senator Cunningham says Missouri senators spent several hours on Senate Bill 5 before passing it.
- Senator Cunningham adds the point of a new St. Louis law means no lights or sirens, if an ambulance is called to an abortion provider.
- Senator Cunningham also says many of these facilities are not inspected.
- Senator Cunningham says bill language that allows the state attorney general to step in on local cases does not mean the end of local control.