Journal of the Senate

FIRST REGULAR SESSION


THIRTY-NINTH DAY--THURSDAY, MARCH 20, 1997


     The Senate met pursuant to adjournment.

     President Pro Tem McKenna in the Chair.

     The Chaplain offered the following prayer:

     Heavenly Father, James wrote, "Let every man be swift to hear and slow to speak." Forgive us for speaking when we should be listening, for being quiet when we ought to speak. Give us the wisdom to know when to speak up and when to listen to someone else. 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
BanksBentleyCaskeyChilders
ClayDePascoEhlmannFlotron
GoodeGravesHouseHoward
JacobJohnsonKenneyKinder
KlarichLybyerMathewsonMaxwell
McKennaMuellerQuickRohrbach
RussellSchneiderScottSims
SingletonStaplesWestfallWiggins
Yeckel--33
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

RESOLUTIONS

     Senator Ehlmann offered Senate Resolution No. 410, regarding Walter Stopke, Sr., St. Peters, which was adopted.

     Senator Ehlmann offered Senate Resolution No. 411, regarding Victor Schlueter, St. Charles, which was adopted.

     Senator Ehlmann offered Senate Resolution No. 412, regarding the late John W. Conoyer, which was adopted.

     Senator Ehlmann offered Senate Resolution No. 413, regarding Mr. Jerry Kleeschulte, St. Charles, which was adopted.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

     SB 133, introduced by Senator Westfall, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 190.308, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to emergency telephone service, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

     Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

     On motion of Senator Westfall, SB 133 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BanksBentleyCaskeyChilders
DePascoFlotronGoodeGraves
HouseHowardJacobJohnson
KenneyKinderKlarichMathewson
MaxwellMcKennaMuellerQuick
RohrbachRussellSchneiderScott
SimsSingletonStaplesWestfall
WigginsYeckel--30
Nays--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
ClayEhlmannLybyer--3
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

     The President Pro Tem declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

     SB 171, with SCA 1, introduced by Senator Caskey, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 429.015, RSMo 1994, relating to certain liens on real property, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

     Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

     SCA 1 was taken up.

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

     On motion of Senator Caskey, SB 171, as amended, was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BanksBentleyCaskeyChilders
DePascoFlotronGoodeGraves
HouseHowardJacobJohnson
KenneyKinderKlarichMathewson
MaxwellMcKennaMuellerQuick
RohrbachRussellSchneiderScott
SimsSingletonStaplesWestfall
WigginsYeckel--30
Nays--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
ClayEhlmannLybyer--3
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

     The President Pro Tem 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 Kenney moved that motion lay on the table, which motion prevailed.

     SB 316, with SCS, introduced by Senator Kenney, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 301.025, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to personal property tax receipts used for motor vehicle registration, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

     Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

     SCS for SB 316, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 316

     An Act to repeal section 301.025, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to personal property tax receipts used for motor vehicle registration, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

     Was taken up.

     Senator Kenney moved that SCS for SB 316 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

     On motion of Senator Kenney, SCS for SB 316 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BanksCaskeyChildersClay
DePascoEhlmannFlotronGoode
GravesHouseHowardJacob
JohnsonKenneyKinderKlarich
MathewsonMaxwellMcKennaMueller
QuickRohrbachRussellSchneider
ScottSimsSingletonStaples
WestfallWigginsYeckel--31
Nays--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
BentleyLybyer--2
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

     The President Pro Tem declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

     Senator Wiggins assumed the Chair.

     SB 368, introduced by Senator Caskey, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 140.170, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to delinquent property taxes, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

     Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

     On motion of Senator Caskey, SB 368 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BanksBentleyCaskeyChilders
ClayDePascoEhlmannFlotron
GoodeGravesHouseHoward
JacobJohnsonKenneyKinder
KlarichMathewsonMaxwellMcKenna
MuellerQuickRohrbachRussell
ScottSimsSingletonStaples
WestfallWigginsYeckel--31
Nays--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
LybyerSchneider--2
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

     The President declared the bill passed.

     The emergency clause was adopted by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BanksBentleyCaskeyChilders
ClayDePascoEhlmannFlotron
GoodeGravesHouseHoward
JacobJohnsonKenneyKinder
KlarichMathewsonMaxwellMcKenna
MuellerQuickRohrbachRussell
SchneiderScottSimsSingleton
StaplesWestfallWigginsYeckel--32
Nays--Senators--None
Absent--Senators--Lybyer--1
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

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

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

     Senator Scott, Chairman of the Committee on State Budget Control, submitted the following reports:

     Mr. President: Your Committee on State Budget Control, to which was referred SB 315, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass, with Senate Committee Amendment No. 1.

SENATE COMMITTEE AMENDMENT NO. 1

     Amend Senate Bill No. 315, Page 1, In the Title, Line 3, by inserting immediately after the word "subject" the following: ", with an effective date"; and

     Further amend said bill, page 5, section 307.375, line 56, by inserting immediately after said line the following:

     "Section B. The repeal and reenactment of sections 304.050 and 307.375 shall become effective on July 1, 1998.".

     Also,

     Mr. President: Your Committee on State Budget Control, to which were referred SB 72; SB 247; SB 334; and SB 212, with SCA 1, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bills do pass.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

     SB 72, introduced by Senator Goode, entitled:

     An Act to repeal sections 643.310, 643.315, 643.320, 643.335, 643.350 and 643.355, RSMo 1994, relating to motor vehicle emissions inspections, and to enact seven new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

     Was taken up.

     On motion of Senator Goode, SB 72 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BanksCaskeyChildersClay
DePascoEhlmannFlotronGoode
GravesHouseHowardJacob
JohnsonKenneyKinderKlarich
LybyerMathewsonMaxwellMcKenna
QuickRohrbachRussellSchneider
ScottSimsSingletonStaples
WestfallWigginsYeckel--31
Nays--Senators--Mueller--1
Absent--Senators--Bentley--1
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

     The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

     Senator Johnson assumed the Chair.

     SB 247, introduced by Senator House, et al, entitled:

     An Act to amend chapter 135, RSMo, relating to a tax credit for certain charitable contributions, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with an effective date.

     Was taken up by Senator House.

     On motion of Senator House, SB 247 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BanksCaskeyChildersClay
DePascoEhlmannFlotronGoode
GravesHouseHowardJacob
JohnsonKenneyKinderKlarich
LybyerMathewsonMaxwellMcKenna
MuellerQuickRohrbachRussell
SchneiderScottSimsSingleton
StaplesWestfallWigginsYeckel--32
Nays--Senators--None
Absent--Senators--Bentley--1
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

     The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

     SB 315, with SCA 1, introduced by Senator Staples, entitled:

     An Act to repeal sections 304.050 and 307.375, RSMo 1994, relating to crossing control arms on school buses, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

     Was taken up.

     SCA 1 was taken up.

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

     On motion of Senator Staples, SB 315, as amended, was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BanksCaskeyChildersClay
DePascoEhlmannFlotronGoode
GravesHouseHowardJacob
JohnsonKenneyKinderKlarich
LybyerMathewsonMaxwellMcKenna
MuellerQuickRohrbachRussell
SchneiderScottSimsSingleton
StaplesWestfallWigginsYeckel--32
Nays--Senators--None
Absent--Senators--Bentley--1
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

     The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

     SB 334, introduced by Senator Mathewson, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 136.055, RSMo 1994, and section 301.030, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to the licensing of motor vehicles, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

     Was taken up.

     On motion of Senator Mathewson, SB 334 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BanksBentleyCaskeyChilders
ClayDePascoEhlmannFlotron
GoodeHouseHowardJacob
JohnsonKlarichLybyerMathewson
MaxwellMcKennaQuickRussell
SchneiderScottSimsSingleton
StaplesWestfallWigginsYeckel--28
Nays--Senators
GravesKenneyKinderRohrbach--4
Absent--Senators--Mueller--1
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

     The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

REFERRALS

     President Pro Tem McKenna referred SCS for SB 140 to the Committee on State Budget Control.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

     SB 430, with SCS, introduced by Senator Caskey, entitled:

     An Act to repeal sections 217.010 and 217.777, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to community corrections, and to enact in lieu three new sections relating to the same subject.

     Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

     SCS for SB 430, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 430

     An Act to repeal sections 595.010 and 595.020, RSMo 1994, and sections 217.010 and 217.777, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to community corrections, and to enact in lieu thereof five new sections relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause for certain sections.

     Was taken up.

     Senator Caskey moved that SCS for SB 430 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

     On motion of Senator Caskey, SCS for SB 430 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BentleyCaskeyChildersClay
DePascoEhlmannFlotronGoode
HouseHowardJacobJohnson
KenneyKinderKlarichLybyer
MathewsonMaxwellMcKennaQuick
RohrbachRussellSchneiderScott
SimsSingletonStaplesWestfall
WigginsYeckel--30
Nays--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
BanksGravesMueller--3
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

     The President declared the bill passed.

     The emergency clause was adopted by the following vote:
Yeas--Senators
BanksBentleyCaskeyChilders
ClayDePascoEhlmannFlotron
GoodeGravesHouseHoward
JacobJohnsonKenneyKinder
KlarichLybyerMathewsonMaxwell
McKennaQuickRohrbachRussell
SchneiderScottSimsSingleton
StaplesWestfallWigginsYeckel--32
Nays--Senators--None
Absent--Senators--Mueller--1
Absent with leave--Senators--Curls--1

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

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

     Senator Caskey moved that SB 361 be called from the Informal Calendar and again taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

     Senator Caskey offered SS for SB 361, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 361

     An Act to repeal sections 193.085, 193.087, 193.145, 193.215, 210.822, 210.832, 210.834, 210.839, 210.841, 285.300, 285.302, 285.304, 288.250, 379.116, 451.040, 452.305, 452.315, 452.350, 452.370, 454.410, 454.415, 454.425, 454.440, 454.455, 454.460, 454.465, 454.470, 454.475, 454.476, 454.485, 454.490, 454.495, 454.496, 454.500, 454.505, 454.512, 454.513, 454.514, 454.515, 454.516, 454.517, 454.518, 454.519, 454.603, 454.808, 486.225 and 620.145, RSMo 1994, sections 452.340, 454.400, 454.850, 454.855, 454.860, 454.862, 454.867, 454.869, 454.871, 454.877, 454.880, 454.882, 454.885, 454.887, 454.890, 454.895, 454.897, 454.900, 454.902, 454.905, 454.907, 454.910, 454.912, 454.915, 454.917, 454.927, 454.930, 454.932, 454.935, 454.937, 454.940, 454.942, 454.945, 454.947, 454.950, 454.952, 454.955, 454.957, 454.960, 454.962, 454.965, 454.967, 454.970, 454.972, 454.975, 454.977, 454.979 and 454.980, RSMo Supp. 1996, and sections 210.842 and 452.345, as both versions of such sections appear in RSMo Supp. 1996, and to enact in lieu thereof one hundred thirty-two new sections for the purpose of complying with federal mandates for child support enforcement, with penalty provisions, an effective date for certain sections and an emergency clause.

     Senator Caskey moved that SS for SB 361 be adopted.

     At the request of Senator Caskey, SB 361, with SS (pending), was placed on the Informal Calendar.

RESOLUTIONS

     Senator Ehlmann offered Senate Resolution No. 414, regarding Mr. Thomas Pryor, St. Charles, which was adopted.

     Senator Ehlmann offered Senate Resolution No. 415, regarding the late Richard Dwyer, which was adopted.

     Senator Howard offered Senate Resolution No. 416, regarding Betty Martin, Caruthersville, which was adopted.

     Senator Howard offered Senate Resolution No. 417, regarding Ron Stutzman, Caruthersville, which was adopted.

     Senator Howard offered Senate Resolution No. 418, regarding Shirley Kay Davis, Caruthersville, which was adopted.

     Senator Howard offered Senate Resolution No. 419, regarding Dr. and Mrs. Paul Currie, Caruthersville, which was adopted.

     Senator Lybyer offered the following resolution, which was adopted:

SENATE RESOLUTION NO. 420

     WHEREAS, the members of the Missouri Senate are proud to acknowledge the heroic feat of an outstanding Missourian who demonstrated exceptional presence of mind following a life-threatening automobile accident; and

     WHEREAS, Mike Haslag of Linn, an employee of Central Electric Power Cooperative, was returning home from work at 12:38 a.m. on December 2, 1996, when he happened upon a motor vehicle accident east of Loose Creek; and

     WHEREAS, Mike Haslag discovered the body of a child, three-year-old Tyler Horan, who had been ejected from the vehicle and was lying face down, a precarious situation which caused Mike to summon his courage and clear-headedness as he pulled the boy from the snow bank and took him back to the light of his vehicle headlamps; and

     WHEREAS, Mike Haslag swiftly and accurately assessed the boy's physical condition and immediately instituted CPR, an action which saved the youngster's life; and

     WHEREAS, Mike Haslag learned CPR and received his first-aid training at Linn State Technical College, where he earned his Associate's degree in industrial electricity; and

     WHEREAS, Mike Haslag has been blessed with the love and affection of a wonderful son, Christopher, who is nine years old; and

     WHEREAS, it is entirely fitting and proper for Mike Haslag to be honored and praised by this legislative body for gallantly saving the life of Tyler Horan:

     NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that we, the members of the Missouri Senate, Eighty-ninth General Assembly, unanimously join in expressing our most sincere appreciation and deepest gratitude to Mike Haslag for his heroic efforts on December 2, 1996, and further wish him the best of luck in all of his future endeavors; and

     BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Senate be instructed to prepare a properly inscribed copy of this resolution for Mr. Mike Haslag.

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 59, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 478.268, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to probate courts, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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.

     Also,

     Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HB 327, entitled:

     An Act to amend chapter 252, RSMo, relating to the department of conservation, by adding thereto one new section 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 633, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 443.903, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to reverse mortgage loans, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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.

     Also,

     Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HB 150, entitled:

     An Act relating to the conveyance of certain real property by the department of natural resources located in McDonald County.

     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 172, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 130.034, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to campaign contributions, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 626, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 374.205, RSMo 1994, relating to Missouri department of insurance examination, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 387, entitled:

     An Act to repeal sections 362.245 and 362.250, RSMo 1994, relating to certain banking transactions, and to enact in lieu thereof two 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 HB 244, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 304.022, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to motor vehicles, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 319, entitled:

     An Act to repeal sections 352.500 and 352.515, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to certain incorporated and nonincorporated entities, and to enact in lieu thereof two 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 HB 95, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 190.308, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to emergency 911 service, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 651, entitled:

     An Act to authorize the governor to convey certain property of Southwest Missouri State University in Greene County, Missouri, to the city of Springfield.

     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 300, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 565.250, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to invasion of privacy, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 104, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 556.037, RSMo 1994, relating to the statute of limitations for certain crimes, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 HB 250, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 355.316, RSMo 1994, relating to not for profit corporations, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 309, entitled:

     An Act to repeal sections 329.040, 329.045, 329.080 and 329.085, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to the licensing and regulation of cosmetologists, and to enact in lieu thereof four 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 HB 610, entitled:

     An Act to repeal sections 409.301, 409.403 and 409.415, RSMo 1994, and sections 409.201, 409.202, 409.203 and 409.401, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to the Missouri uniform securities act, and to enact in lieu thereof eight 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 HB 265, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 559.027, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to probation revocation hearings.

     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 88, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 536.017, RSMo 1994, relating to administrative rules regarding takings, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 520, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 37.005, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to the leasing of surplus public property to a private or government entity, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 213, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 339.770, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to intersectional reference in real estate broker disclosure statute, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 438, entitled:

     An Act to amend chapter 181, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the establishment of the Wolfner library trust fund.

     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 207, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 301.560, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to the motor vehicle commission, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 123, entitled:

     An Act to repeal section 302.130, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to motor vehicles, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section 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 566, entitled:

     An Act relating to school bus drivers, with penalty provisions and an effective date.

     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 390, entitled:

     An Act to repeal sections 190.005, 190.010, 190.015, 190.043, 190.055, 190.060, 190.073, 190.093, 190.095, 190.100, 190.105, 190.110, 190.115, 190.120, 190.125, 190.130, 190.135, 190.140, 190.141, 190.150, 190.155, 190.160, 190.165, 190.171, 190.175, 190.180, 190.190, 190.235, 190.237, 190.239, 190.241, 190.243, 190.245 and 190.247, RSMo 1994, and section 190.145 as both versions appear in RSMo Supp. 1996, and section 190.185, RSMo Supp. 1996, relating to emergency services, and to enact in lieu thereof thirty-nine 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 HJR 9, entitled:

     Joint Resolution submitting to the qualified voters of Missouri, an amendment repealing sections 11(b) and 11(c) of article X of the Constitution of Missouri, relating to limitations on local tax rates and adopting three new sections in lieu thereof relating to the same subject.

     In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

     Read 1st time.

RESOLUTIONS

     Senator Howard offered Senate Resolution No. 421, regarding the Caruthersville Lions Club, which was adopted.

     Senator Howard offered Senate Resolution No. 422, regarding Diane Sayer, Caruthersville, which was adopted.

INTRODUCTIONS OF GUESTS

     Senator Sims introduced to the Senate, her grandson, Patrick Duff, McLean, Virginia; and Patrick was made an honorary page.

     Senator Lybyer introduced to the Senate, Mike Haslag, Linn.

     On behalf of Senator Rohrbach and himself, Senator Kenney introduced to the Senate, Ralph Schulte, Mark Newbold, Melvin Propst, Janet Warren, Don Otto and David Spicer, Jefferson City; and Christopher Haslag, Shawn, Michele, Tyler, Tabatha and Pat Horan, Helen and Cathie Sutphin, and Pam Carsten, Linn.

     Senator Bentley introduced to the Senate, Cameron Christy, Myra Miller and Tim Gibbs, Springfield.

     Senator Sims introduced to the Senate, Phao and Khoi Ngugen, and eighth grade students from Fanning School and Parkway Central, St. Louis; and Phao and Khoi were made honorary pages.

     Senator Singleton introduced to the Senate, Gary, Tracy and Amanda Sorensen, Joplin; and Amanda was made an honorary page.

     Senator Caskey introduced to the Senate, Paul and Ruth Ferrel, Butler.

     Senator Graves intoduced to the Senate, the Physician of the Day, Rick Smith, M.D. and his wife, Amanda,, Kansas City.

     On motion of Senator Quick, the Senate adjourned until 4:00 p.m., Monday, March 24, 1997.