JOURNAL OF THE SENATE
EIGHTY-NINTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
OF THE
STATE OF MISSOURI
SECOND REGULAR SESSION

FIRST DAY--WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 7, 1998

The Senate was called to order at 12:00 noon by Lieutenant Governor Roger Wilson.

The Reverend G. Dale Norfolk, Chaplain of the Senate, offered the following prayer:

Our Father in Heaven, as we begin a new year, we give thanks for all of your blessings. We are citizens of a great State, we represent a great people, and we work for a great cause-the well-being of these great people in this great State. Use us to make good times even better and hard times an occasion for growth and learning. In Jesus Name we pray. Amen.

The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag was recited.

Senator Quick announced that photographers from KMIZ-TV, Columbia; KQTV; KFVS-TV; KOMU-TV, Columbia; the Kansas City Star; KOLR-TV, Springfield; and the Senate, had been given permission to take pictures and video in the Senate Chamber and Gallery today.

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Quick offered the following resolution, which was read:

SENATE RESOLUTION NO. 955

BE IT RESOLVED, by the Senate of the Eighty-ninth General Assembly of Missouri, Second Regular Session, that the rules adopted by the Eighty-ninth General Assembly, of the State of Missouri, First Regular Session, as amended, insofar as they are applicable, be adopted as the rules for the control of the deliberations of the Senate of the Eighty-ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session.

Senator Quick moved that the above resolution be adopted, which motion prevailed.

MESSAGES FROM THE
SECRETARY OF STATE

The President laid before the Senate the following communication from the Secretary of State, which was read:

To the Honorable Senate of the Eighty-Ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session, of the State of Missouri:

In compliance with Section 115.525, Revised Statutes of Missouri, 1994, I have the honor to lay before your honorable body herewith a list of the names of the members of the Senate of the Eighty-Ninth General Assembly (Second Regular Session) of the State of Missouri elected at the General Election held in 1996; also a list of the names of the Senators elected at the General Election in 1994.

IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affix the official seal of my office this 2nd day of January, 1998.

(Seal) Rebecca McDowell Cook

SECRETARY OF STATE

MISSOURI STATE SENATORS ELECTED NOVEMBER 5, 1996

______________________________________________________
District  Name
1st Anita T. Yeckel
3rd John E. Scott
5th J. B. (Jet) Banks
7th Francis E. Flotron, Jr.
9th Phil B. Curls, Sr.
11th Ronnie De Pasco
13th Wayne Goode
15th Walt Mueller
17th Edward E. Quick
19th Ken Jacob
21st James L. (Jim) Mathewson
23rd Steve Ehlmann
25th Jerry T. Howard 
27th Peter Kinder
29th Doyle Childers
31st Harold L. Caskey
33rd John T. Russell
MISSOURI STATE SENATORS ELECTED NOVEMBER 8, 1994
District Name
2nd Ted House
4th Wm. (Lacy) Clay Jr.
6th Larry Rohrbach 
8th  Bill Kenney
10th Harry Wiggins
12th Sam Graves
14th John D. Schneider
16th Michael J. (Mike) Lybyer
18th Joe Maxwell
20th Danny Staples
22nd William P. (Bill) McKenna
24th Betty Sims
26th David J. Klarich
28th Morris Westfall 
30th Roseann Bentley
32nd Marvin A. Singleton
34th Sidney Johnson
 
 

On roll call the following Senators were present:

Present--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
Clay  DePasco Ehlmann Flotron
Goode Graves House Howard
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Lybyer Mathewson Maxwell
McKenna Mueller Quick Rohrbach
Russell Schneider Scott Sims
Singleton Staples Westfall Wiggins
Yeckel--33
 

Absent with leave--Senator Curls--1

The Lieutenant Governor was present.

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Quick offered the following resolution, which was read:

SENATE RESOLUTION NO. 956

BE IT RESOLVED by the Senate, that the Secretary of the Senate inform the House of Representatives that the Senate of the Second Regular Session of the Eighty-ninth General Assembly is duly convened and is now in session and ready for consideration of business.

Senator Quick moved that the above resolution be adopted, which motion prevailed.

President Pro Tem McKenna assumed the dais and addressed the body.

President Wilson resumed the Chair.

Senator Yeckel offered Senate Resolution No. 957, regarding Eric Robert Eickmeier, St. Louis County, which was adopted.

Senator Yeckel offered Senate Resolution No. 958, regarding Jonathan (Jon) Clayton Petry, Lawrence, Kansas, which was adopted.

Senator Yeckel offered Senate Resolution No. 959, regarding Kurt S. Odenwald, Shrewsbury, which was adopted.

Senator Yeckel offered Senate Resolution No. 960, regarding Dr. Gay M. Thompkins, Webster Groves, which was adopted.

Senator Quick offered the following resolution, which was read:

SENATE RESOLUTION NO. 961

BE IT RESOLVED by the Senate, that the Administrator of the Senate be and is hereby instructed to have placed in the Post Office of the Senate, or delivered each day to such other address as may be designated Missouri newspapers for each Senator and each elected officer of the Senate, such papers to be designated by the Senator or officer, and the expenses of same to be paid out of the contingent fund of the Senate.

Senator Quick moved that the above resolution be adopted, which motion prevailed.

Senator Quick offered the following resolution, which was read:

SENATE RESOLUTION NO. 962

BE IT RESOLVED by the Senate, that the Administrator of the Senate be and is hereby instructed to purchase and deliver to each Senator postage stamps not to exceed the value of eight hundred dollars ($800.00) and to take his or her receipt for the amount of postage stamps delivered, said stamps to be used by each Senator only for official business connected with his office, the expenses of same to be paid out of the contingent fund of the Senate.

Senator Quick moved that the above resolution be adopted, which motion prevailed.

MESSAGES FROM THE GOVERNOR

The following messages were received from the Governor, reading of which was waived:

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Gerald W. Abbott, Republican, 2403 Lakewood Road, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri 65109, as a member of the Lincoln University Board of Curators, for a term ending January 1, 2002, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Patricia S. Joyce, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 16, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Max T. Aldrich, O.D., 3104 Hampton Road, St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri 64505, as a member of the State Board of Optometry, for a term ending June 30, 2002, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, V.E. Falkenhain, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 14, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

James S. Anderson, 215 NW Spruce, Lee's Summit, Jackson County, Missouri 64064, as a member of the Missouri State Board of Architects, Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, for a term ending September 28, 2001, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Betsy A. Baird, 3325 N. Euclid, Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri 64116-2813, as a member of the Child Abuse and Neglect Review Board, for a term ending April 27, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 14, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Cynthia R. Ballentine, 1276 Vaughan, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63130, as a member of the Missouri Board of Occupational Therapy, for a term ending November 14, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 324.063.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 18, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Charles D. Banks, Democrat, 678 Glenwood Drive, Pevely, Jefferson County, Missouri 63070, as a member of the State Environmental Improvement and Energy Resources Authority, for a term ending January 1, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Scott D. Hamilton, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Joyce A. Blades, Republican, 2308 Barataria, Springfield, Greene County, Missouri 65804, as a member of the Public Defender Commission, for a term ending December 30, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Pamela K. Byrn, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 3, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Bobby J. Blue, 606 E. 127th Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64145, as a member of the Unmarked Human Burial Consultation Committee, for a term ending June 3, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Chester Lee Ellis, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Laurel A. Bondi, D.P.M., 405 Myrtle, Belton, Cass County, Missouri 64012, as a member of the State Board of Podiatric Medicine, for a term ending July 1, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Lonnie Martin Boyd, 185 Petunia, Clever, Christian County, Missouri 65631, as a member of the Organ Donation Advisory Committee, for a term ending December 13, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

V. Dean Brethower, Route 3, Box 334, Buffalo, Dallas County, Missouri 65622, as a member of the State Board of Examiners for Hearing Instrument Specialists, for a term ending January 11, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

John W. Briscoe, Democrat, 209 College, New London, Ralls County, Missouri 63459, as a member of the Truman State University Board of Governors, for a term ending January 1, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Mary Rhodes Russell, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Frances I. Brothers, 1520 Tamara Drive, St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri 64506, as a member of the Missouri Training and Employment Council, for a term ending August 28, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Eddie F. Brown, 106 Seabrook Drive, Chesterfield, St. Louis County, Missouri 63017, as a member of the Unmarked Human Burial Consultation Committee, for a term ending June 3, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Louis Irwin, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Lynn M. Catrett, 8980 Orf Road, O'Fallon, St. Charles County, Missouri 63366, as a member of the Advisory Commission for Registered Physician Assistants, for a term ending March 27, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Joyce Winkels, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 18, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Harold D. Cleberg, 1305 NW 43rd Terrace, Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri 64116, as a member of the Missouri Family Trust Board of Trustees, for a term ending December 7, 1998, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 23, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Joseph H. Collison, Democrat, 545 Washington Street, Weston, Platte County, Missouri 64098, as Chairman and a member of the Board of Election Commissioners for Platte County, for a term ending January 11, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Susie Cunningham-Shaw, Democrat, 5138 Washington Place, St. Louis City, Missouri 63108, as a member of the State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors, for a term ending April 1, 2002, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Marion Watkins, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 16, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Lori Renee Darr, 304 Hogan Drive, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65202, as a member of the Organ Donation Advisory Committee, for a term ending December 13, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Pamala Struessel, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Susan DiTirro, 5324 Locust, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64110, as a member of the State Committee for Social Workers, for a term ending December 11, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 337.622.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 4, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Sandy S. Drummond, 16050 North Route U, Hallsville, Boone County, Missouri 65255, as a member of the Missouri State Committee of Interpreters, for a term ending November 5, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 209.319.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Mary Ann Dunlap, 7208 St. Andrews Road, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63121, as a member of the State Committee for Social Workers, for a term ending October 2, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 337.622.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 30, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Loretto A. Durham, 1017 Wilmington, St. Charles, St. Charles County, Missouri 63301, as a member of the Missouri State Committee of Interpreters, for a term ending October 30, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 209.319.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Cordelia M. Esry, 105 East 8th Street, Hamilton, Caldwell County, Missouri 64644, as a member of the State Board of Nursing, for a term ending June 1, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Timothy J. Fete, M.D., 35 South Elm Avenue, Webster Groves, St. Louis County, Missouri 63119, as a member of the Child Abuse and Neglect Review Board, for a term ending April 27, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 30, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Alverne B. Fiddmont-Hood, 1222 Dunston Drive, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63146, as a member of the Advisory Commission for Professional Physical Therapists, for a term ending October 1, 1998, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Sandra Ballenger, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 4, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Jana L. Finch, Rural Route 1 Box 81, Parnell, Nodaway County, Missouri 64475, as a member of the Missouri Planning Council for Developmental Disabilities, for a term ending June 30, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Judy Phyllis N. Lewis, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Margaretta Forrester, Republican, 431-D North Polo Drive, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63105, as a member of the Community Service Commission, for a term ending December 15, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, William Kahn, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Christina J. Fritsch, Republican, 16345 State Route F, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri 65401, as a member of the State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors, for a term ending September 1, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 16, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Thomas J. Garnett, Republican, 319 Northmoor Drive, Ballwin, St. Louis County, Missouri 63011, as a member of the Missouri Real Estate Appraisers Commission, for a term ending September 12, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, David Nunn, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 31, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Ollie W. Gates, Democrat, 2915 Victor, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64128, as a member of the State Highway and Transportation Commission, for a term ending December 1, 2003, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Thomas Boland, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Jinny Gender, 225 Peeke Avenue, Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri 63122, as a member of the State Committee for Social Workers, for a term ending October 2, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 337.622.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 14, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

William E. Gladden, Democrat, 205 Hamrick, Post Office Box 217, Houston, Texas County, Missouri 65483, as a member of the State Highway and Transportation Commission, for a term ending October 13, 2001, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, H. Mark Preyer, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 3, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Jerome E. Glick, 301 N. Forsyth, Clayton, St. Louis County, Missouri 63105, as a member of the Unmarked Human Burial Consultation Committee, for a term ending June 3, 1998, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Kathryn M. Wallace, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Glenn E. Good, Ph.D., 1612 Jesse Lane, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65203, as a member of the State Committee of Psychologists, for a term ending August 28, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 14, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

T. Christopher Graham, Democrat, 1204 Major Drive, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri 65101, as the Administrative Law Judge of the Division of Motor Carrier and Railroad Safety, for a term ending July 1, 2003, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Arthur L. Connover, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Larry L. Gray, Route 5 Box 134, Salem, Dent County, Missouri 65560, as a member of the State Board of Accountancy, for a term ending July 1, 2002, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 18, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

John W. Greer, Route 5 Box 15, Marshfield, Webster County, Missouri 65706, as a public member of the Missouri Higher Education Loan Authority, for a term ending October 22, 2002, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 23, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Dorothy M. Gresham, Democrat, 1315 East Street, Parkville, Platte County, Missouri 64152, as a member of the Board of Election Commissioners for Platte County, for a term ending January 11, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Joy S. Gronstedt, D.O., 30580 Summers Drive, Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri 65301, as a member of the Drug Utilization Review Board, for a term ending October 15, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Elizabeth K, Grove, Route 3 Box 21, Monroe City, Monroe County, Missouri 63456, as a member of the Safe Drinking Water Commission, for a term ending September 1, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Lisa Guillory-Parsons, 1509 Glencairn Court, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65203, as a member of the Board of Examiners for Hearing Instrument Specialists, for a term ending January 11, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Karen M. Hamlet, 115 South Cherry Street, Cameron, Clinton County, Missouri 64429, as a public member of the Missouri Board of Occupational Therapy, for a term ending December 11, 1998, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 324.063.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Linda W. Hancik, 75 West Calvin Drive, Hartsburg, Boone County, Missouri 65039, as a member of the Child Abuse and Neglect Review Board, for a term ending April 27, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 18, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Lynn A. Harmon, 704 W. Hale Lake Road, Warrensburg, Johnson County, Missouri 64093, as a member of the Missouri State Employees Voluntary Life Insurance Commission, for a term ending October 7, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 19, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Eldon D. Harris, Republican, 3623 Springfield Road, P.O. Box 55, Bourbon, Crawford County, Missouri 65441, as a member of the Missouri Agriculture and Small Business Development Authority, for a term ending June 30, 2001, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Robert Gardner, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 3, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Harvey A. Harris, 31 Westmoreland Place, St. Louis City, Missouri 63108, as a member of the Bi-State Development Agency, for a term ending November 10, 2001, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Reuben A. Shelton, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Rochelle L. Harris, Ph.D., 5542 Crestwood Drive, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64110, as a member of the State Committee of Psychologists, for a term ending August 28, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

John B. Heskett, Jr., 2718 Kenwood, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri 65109, as a member of the Missouri Head Injury Advisory Council, for a term ending May 12, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Charlotte S. Hill, 446 West 56th Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64113, as the public member of the State Board of Chiropractic Examiners, for a term ending August 18, 1998, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Opal Baldwin, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Mary A. Holyoke, 13163 Highway 21, DeSoto, Jefferson County, Missouri 63020, as a member of the State Board of Chiropractic Examiners, for a term ending January 1, 2002, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Priscilla J. Hornby, M.S.W., L.C.S.W., Post Office Box 1575, Sikeston, Scott County, Missouri 63801, as a member of the State Committee for Social Workers, for a term ending October 2, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 337.622.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Vicki L. Huff, M.S.W., L.C.S.W., Route 3 Box 441, St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri 64505, as a member of the State Committee for Social Workers, for a term ending October 2, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 337.622.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

William J. Hurley, Republican, 505 Pinewood Drive, St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri 64506, as a member of the Missouri Western State College Board of Regents, for a term ending October 29, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Teresa Herzog, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Larry W. Jackson, D.D.S., 503 4th Street, Doniphan, Ripley County, Missouri 63935, as a member of the Missouri Dental Board, for a term ending October 16, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Robert T. Jackson, 1600 E. 52nd Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64110, as a member of the Board of Trustees for the Petroleum Storage Tank Insurance Fund, for a term ending February 6, 1998, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 
 

Also,
 
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Shera R. Kafka, 1504 Gold Leaf Drive, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63146, as a member of the Missouri Head Injury Advisory Council, for a term ending May 12, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Patrick F. Kelly, 2917 Kansas Avenue, Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri 64804, as a member of the State Advisory Council on Emergency Medical Services, for a term ending January 5, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 14, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Terrence G. Klamet, 1849 Shiloh Valley Drive, Wildwood, St. Louis County, Missouri 63005, as a member of the State Board of Podiatric Medicine, for a term ending July 1, 2001, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Donald Pierkarski, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Lori L. Knabe, 7608 Crescent Drive, Raytown, Jackson County, Missouri 64138, as a member of the Missouri State Committee of Interpreters, for a term ending October 9, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 209.319.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 23, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Betty L. Kramer, 1505 Main, Higginsville, Lafayette County, Missouri 64037, as a member of the State Committee of Interpreters, for a term ending October 23, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 209.319.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on January 1, 1998, while the Senate was not in session.

Stephen M. Mahfood, 7311 North Shore Road, Hartsburg, Boone County, Missouri 65039, as Director of the Department of Natural Resources, for a term ending at the pleasure of the Governor, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, David A. Shorr, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 28, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Erwin F. Mall, Republican, 2605 N.E. 78th Street, Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri 64119, as a member of the Gaming Commission, for a term ending April 29, 1998, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, William J. Quinn, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 14, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Joyce F. Marshall, 1435 Briar Village Court, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri 65109, as a member of the Missouri Head Injury Advisory Council, for a term ending May 5, 1998, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Dan A. Needham, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 23, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

E. Joanne Mermelstein, 209 Sappington, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65203, as a member of the State Committee for Social Workers, for a term ending October 23, 1998, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 337.622.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Kristine M. Moranville, 10 Fountain Court, Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri 63033, as a member of the Missouri Board of Occupational Therapy, for a term ending December 11, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 324.063.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Kimberly K. Mothershead, Democrat, Route 1 Box 509 B, Benton, Scott County, Missouri 63736, as a member of the Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents, for a term ending January 1, 2003, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 14, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Paul R. Munger, P.E., 35 Sydney Court, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri 65401, as Chairman of the Missouri State Board of Architects, Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, for a term ending October 3, 2001, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Laura Murphy-Dellos, MSN, CNM, 108 West 68th Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64113, as a member of the State Board of Nursing, for a term ending August 13, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Susan B. Musgrave, Republican, 14 Overhills Drive, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63124, as a member of the Mississippi River Parkway Commission, for a term ending September 15, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Robert Bogart, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Kimberly J. McEnulty, 15870 North Amity, Platte City, Platte County, Missouri 64079, as a member of the Missouri State Committee of Interpreters, for a term ending October 9, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 209.319.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Daniel J. "Duke" McVey, 1414 Dixon Drive, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri 65109, as a member of the Children's Trust Fund Board, for a term ending September 15, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Franklin D. Nickell, Democrat, 1627 Scivally Drive, Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri 63701, as a member of the Mississippi River Parkway Commission, for a term ending March 1, 1998, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Duane S. Michie, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 31, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

William L. "Barry" Orscheln, Republican, Box 71, Cairo, Randolph County, Missouri 65239, as a member of the State Highway and Transportation Commission, for a term ending December 1, 2003, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, James Gamble, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Judy M. Phillips, 1005 West 38th Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64111, as a member of the Missouri Board of Occupational Therapy, for a term ending December 11, 1998, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 324.063.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Theresa R. Prosser, Pharm.D., 16004 Rose Wreath Lane, Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri 63034, as a member of the Drug Utilization Review Board, for a term ending October 15, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Randa Rawlins, Democrat, 215 West Concord Avenue, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64112, as a member of the Truman State University Board of Governors, for a term ending January 1, 2002, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Thomas R. Shrout, Jr., term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

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OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 14, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

George S. Reuter, Jr., Ed.D., 406 South Olive Street, Holden, Johnson County, Missouri 64040, as a member of the Missouri Board for Occupational Therapy, for a term ending November 14, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 324.063.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

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OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Mamie H. Rodgers, 3405 Quincy Avenue, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64128, as a member of the Unmarked Human Burial Consultation Committee, for a term ending June 3, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Dr. Joseph M. Estrada, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 23, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

George R. Rose, Republican, 4905 N.W. Hillside Road, Riverside, Platte County, Missouri 64151, as Secretary and a member of the Board of Election Commissioners for Platte County, for a term ending January 11, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

William F. Ross, III, 2708 North Howard, Springfield, Greene County, Missouri 65803, as a member of the Missouri State Committee of Interpreters, for a term ending October 9, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 209.319.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Carmen Kay Schulze, 33H Broadway Village Drive, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65201, as a member of the Missouri Training and Employment Council, for a term ending August 28, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 28, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Julian M. Seeherman, Republican, 11570 Lakeshore Drive, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63141, as a member of the Gaming Commission, for a term ending April 29, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Avis Tucker, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 30, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Mary Hass Sheid, 1913 Cambridge, West Plains, Howell County, Missouri 65775, as a member of the Advisory Commission for Professional Physical Therapists, for a term ending October 1, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Barbara B. Smith, 309 E. Kathleen, Sikeston, Scott County, Missouri 63801, as a member of the Child Abuse and Neglect Review Board, for a term ending April 27, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Cleatus S. Stanfill, Democrat, 103 Willow, Caruthersville, Pemiscot County, Missouri 63830, as a member of the Mississippi River Parkway Commission, for a term ending April 14, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Odile Stewart Mecker, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Amy S. Staples, 5117 Delaware, Independence, Jackson County, Missouri 64055, as a member of the State Board of Cosmetology, for a term ending July 1, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Elmetta Williams, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 5, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Ronald E. Stutzman, Democrat, Route 1 Box 248, Caruthersville, Pemiscot County, Missouri 63830, as a member of the Missouri Public Entity Risk Management Fund Board of Trustees, for a term ending July 15, 2001, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 23, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Paul A. Sundet, 809 Sycamore Lane, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65203, as a member of the State Committee for Social Workers, for a term ending October 23, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 337.622.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 23, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Joseph A. Swarts, Republican, 6735 Tower Drive, Kansas City, Platte County, Missouri 64151, as a member of the Board of Election Commissioners for Platte County, for a term ending January 11, 2001, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Billy Joe West, deceased.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 5, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Letitia Thomas, MS, ACC, 501 Waldo Court, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65202, as a member of the Missouri Planning Council for Developmental Disabilities, for a term ending June 30, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Mary Bussabarger, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 23, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Vetta Sanders Thompson, 9900 Martingale Road, Bellefontaine, St. Louis County, Missouri 63137, as a member of the State Committee of Psychologists, for a term ending August 28, 2002, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Janice VanBuren, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 18, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Dale D. Turvey, 16601 Kehrsgrove Drive, Chesterfield, St. Louis County, Missouri 63005, as a member of the Missouri State Employees Voluntary Life Insurance Commission, for a term ending October 7, 1998, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, J.O. Harris, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Debbie M. Ulinski, 4215 Summit Knoll Drive, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63129, as a member of the Missouri State Committee of Interpreters, for a term ending December 11, 1998, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, RSMo 209.319.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 30, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Donna L. Urban, 4122 Mercier, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri 64111, as a member of the Advisory Commission for Professional Physical Therapists, for a term ending October 1, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 14, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Ronald W. Vessel, 1705 Delta Place, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri 65109, as a member of the Missouri Head Injury Advisory Council, for a term ending May 12, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Donald L. Gann, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Robin S. Vogt, RN, BSN, CCRN, Route 2 Box 29, Versailles, Morgan County, Missouri 65084, as a member of the State Board of Nursing, for a term ending June 1, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

James E. Walker, Sr., 2420 Springhill Lane, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63136, as a member of the Child Abuse and Neglect Review Board, for a term ending April 17, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Loretta F. Walker, Democrat, 10 Stacy Drive, Olivette, St. Louis County, Missouri 63132, as a member of the Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents, for a term ending January 1, 1999, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

George E. Walley, Jr., Democrat, 36 Holiday Drive, Hannibal, Marion County, Missouri 63401, as a member of the Mississippi River Parkway Commission, for a term ending April 15, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, W.J. "Dub" Crutcher, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Alisa J. Warren, 3820 Blue Cedar Lane, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri 65203, as a member of the Personnel Advisory Board, for a term ending at the pleasure of the Governor; vice, Carla Owens, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 11, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Dan L. West, Republican, 5904 NW 78th Terrace, Kansas City, Platte County, Missouri 64152, as a member of the Missouri Health Facilities Review Committee, for a term ending January 1, 1998, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Judith A. Weaver, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 9, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Logan E. Whitaker, Republican, 6046 Lookout Ridge, Ozark, Christian County, Missouri 65721, as a member of the Community Service Commission, for a term ending December 15, 1999, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Malinda Combs Harris, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 23, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Glen D. Wilson, Democrat, 13750 Aspen Road, Joplin, Newton County, Missouri 64804, as a member of the Missouri Southern State College Board of Regents, for a term ending August 30, 2003, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 23, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

William C. Wilson, 306 Manor Drive, Warrensburg, Johnson County, Missouri 64093, as a member of the Committee for Professional Counselors, for a term ending August 28, 2001, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Jane Niskey, resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on October 2, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Cecil G. Wood, 2 Dumbarton Drive, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63132, as the public member of the State Board of Accountancy, for a term ending August 15, 2002, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on December 3, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Patti J. Wright, 12220 Spanish Trace Drive, Apartment D, Maryland Heights, St. Louis County, Missouri 63043, as a member of the Unmarked Human Burial Consultation Committee, for a term ending June 3, 2000, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Roger D. Grosser, term expired.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor

Also,

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Joseph M. Yasso, D.O., 3513 NW Primrose Lane, Lee's Summit, Jackson County, Missouri 64064, as a member of the Drug Utilization Review Board, for a term ending October 15, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, withdrawn.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on November 5, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

William D. Yates, M.D., 821 Chateau Crest Drive, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri 63135, as a member of the State Board of Registration for the Healing Arts, for a term ending August 13, 2000, and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, Randall Huss, M.D., resigned.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

Also,
 

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
State of Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri
January 7, 1998

TO THE SENATE OF THE 89th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI:

I have the honor to transmit to you herewith for your advice and consent the following appointment, made and commissioned by me on September 26, 1997, while the Senate was not in session.

Charlotte R. York, LPN, 111 Greenbriar, Sikeston, Scott County, Missouri 63801, as a member of the State Board of Nursing, for a term ending June 1, 2001, and until her successor is duly appointed and qualified; vice, reappointed to a full term.

Respectfully submitted,
MEL CARNAHAN
Governor
 

President Pro Tem McKenna referred the above appointments to the Committee on Gubernatorial Appointments.

On motion of Senator Quick, the Senate recessed until 2:30 p.m.

RECESS

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

FIRST READING OF

PRE-FILED SENATE BILLS

As provided in Chapter 21, RSMo 1986, Sections 21.600, 21.605, 21.610, 21.615 and 21.620, the following pre-filed Bills and/or Joint Resolutions were introduced and read for the first time:

SB 469-By Schneider.

An Act to repeal section 311.554, RSMo 1994, relating to Missouri wine, and to enact in lieu thereof six new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 470-By Schneider.

An Act to repeal sections 630.167, 630.170 and 630.710, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the confidentiality of certain mental health records, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 471-By Schneider.

An Act to repeal sections 105.500, 105.510, 105.520, 105.525 and 105.530, RSMo 1994, relating to collective bargaining for public employees, and to enact in lieu thereof twenty-two new sections relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

SB 472-By Wiggins, Klarich, Scott, Flotron, Kinder and Schneider.

An Act to repeal section 143.111, RSMo 1994, relating to taxation, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 473-By Wiggins, DePasco and Kenney.

An Act to repeal sections 84.480 and 84.510, RSMo 1994, relating to Kansas City police officers, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 474-By Wiggins.

An Act relating to racketeering, with penalty provisions.

SB 475-By Banks.

An Act to repeal sections 43.540, 210.245 and 610.120, RSMo 1994, and sections 210.150 and 210.221, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the care or supervision of children, and to enact in lieu thereof fifteen new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 476-By Scott.

An Act to repeal section 103.027, RSMo 1994 and section 103.008, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the health plan for the state employees, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 477-By Caskey.

An Act to amend chapter 252, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to wild game donations.

SB 478-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal section 217.710, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to probation and parole officers, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 479-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal section 247.040, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to public water supply districts, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 480-By Russell.

An Act relating to certain public assistance benefits, with a penalty provision.

SB 481-By Russell.

An Act to repeal supreme court rule 5.29, relating to the unauthorized practice of law, and to enact in lieu thereof one new supreme court rule relating to the same subject.

SB 482-By Russell.

An Act relating to the administrative hearing commission by adding thereto one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 483-By Mathewson.

An Act to repeal section 135.030, RSMo 1994, and section 135.010, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to circuit breaker tax relief, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 484-By Mathewson.

An Act to repeal section 99.845, as enacted by senate bill no. 1 of the second extraordinary session of the eighty-ninth general assembly and approved by the governor, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section solely for the purpose of changing the eligibility date for certain tax increment financing benefits.

SB 485-By Mathewson.

An Act to repeal section 196.271, RSMo 1994, relating to the registration of certain manufacturers and distributors of food products, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 486-By Staples.

An Act to repeal section 478.690, RSMo 1994, relating to the number of circuit judges, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 487-By Goode and Johnson.

An Act to repeal sections 304.155, 304.156, 304.157 and 304.158, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the removal of abandoned property, and to enact in lieu thereof four new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 488-By Goode.

An Act to repeal sections 21.570 and 162.857, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to special school districts and vocational education, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

SB 489-By Goode.

An Act to repeal section 144.025, RSMo 1994, relating to taxation, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 490-By Quick.

An Act to repeal section 135.030, RSMo 1994, and section 135.010, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to property taxation, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 491-By Singleton, Russell, Bentley and Kenney.

An Act to repeal sections 143.131 and 143.161, RSMo 1994, and section 143.124, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to tax relief for families, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 492-By Singleton, Bentley and Kenney.

An Act to amend chapter 136, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to refunds of excess state revenues pursuant to the Missouri Constitution.

SB 493-By Singleton.

An Act to amend chapter 577, RSMo, relating to public safety offenses, by adding thereto one new section relating to leaving the scene of a shooting, with penalty provisions.

SB 494-By Mueller.

An Act to repeal section 115.507, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to elections, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 495-By Mueller.

An Act to repeal section 516.097, RSMo 1994, relating to the statute of limitations on certain tort actions, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 496-By Mueller.

An Act to repeal section 571.080, RSMo 1994, relating to the transfer of concealable firearms, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 497-Withdrawn.

SB 498-By Howard.

An Act to amend chapter 407, RSMo, by adding thereto nine new sections relating to merchandising practices.

SB 499-By Howard.

An Act to repeal section 337.035, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the practice of psychology, and to enact in lieu thereof seven new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 500-By Johnson.

An Act to repeal sections 169.070 and 169.075, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to public school retirement systems, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

SB 501-By Johnson.

An Act to repeal sections 169.070 and 169.075, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to public school retirement systems, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

SB 502-By Johnson.

An Act to repeal sections 163.011, 163.021 and 165.011, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to capital projects in school districts, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 503-By Rohrbach and Flotron.

An Act to amend chapter 221, RSMo, by adding one new section relating to the operation of private jails for profit.

SB 504-By Rohrbach.

An Act to repeal sections 105.470 and 105.473, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to regulation of lobbying, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 505-By Rohrbach.

An Act to repeal sections 67.469 and 67.475, RSMo 1994, and sections 67.455, 67.457, 67.459 and 67.461, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to neighborhood improvement districts, and to enact in lieu thereof eight new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 506-By Clay.

An Act to repeal sections 175.020 and 175.021, RSMo 1994, relating to Lincoln University, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 507-By Clay.

An Act relating to collective bargaining rights for certain public school employees.

SB 508-By DePasco.

An Act to amend chapter 307, RSMo, by adding one new section relating to sound amplification systems in motor vehicles, with penalty provisions.

SB 509-By Ehlmann.

An Act to repeal section 105.456, RSMo 1994, and section 105.473, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to public officers and employees, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 510-By Ehlmann.

An Act to amend chapter 208, RSMo, by adding thereto sixteen new sections relating to a community partnership program.

SB 511-By Ehlmann.

An Act to repeal section 49.600, RSMo 1994, and to enact in lieu thereof five new sections relating to flood plains, with penalty provisions.

SB 512-By McKenna.

An Act to repeal sections 478.550 and 478.600, RSMo 1994, relating to circuit judges in certain counties, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 513-By McKenna.

An Act to repeal section 144.030, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to sales taxation, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 514-By Klarich, Kinder, Flotron, Childers, Sims, Russell, Ehlmann, Singleton, Graves, Kenney, Westfall, Yeckel and Bentley.

An Act to amend chapter 137, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to property taxation, with an effective date.

SB 515-By Klarich.

An Act to amend chapter 552, RSMo, by adding thereto eleven new sections relating to civil commitment.

SB 516-By Klarich.

An Act to repeal section 144.030, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to sales tax exemption, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 517-By Graves.

An Act to amend chapter 357, RSMo, by adding one new section relating to housing cooperatives.

SB 518-By Graves.

An Act to repeal sections 307.350 and 307.366, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to inspections of motor vehicles, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 519-By Bentley.

An Act to repeal sections 226.525 and 226.535, RSMo 1994, relating to historical and public interest signs along the highways, and to enact two new sections in lieu thereof relating to the same subject.

SB 520-By Bentley.

An Act to amend chapter 290, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to employer references.

SB 521-By Bentley.

An Act to repeal section 192.1000, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to first responder programs, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 522-By Sims.

An Act to repeal sections 302.291 and 302.292, RSMo 1994, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the reporting and examination of impaired drivers, with penalty provisions and an effective date.

SB 523-By Sims.

An Act to amend chapter 355, RSMo, by adding thereto eleven new sections relating to transfers of assets by nonprofit hospitals, with an emergency clause.

SB 524-By Sims.

An Act to amend chapter 143, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to income tax credits.

SB 525-By Childers.

An Act to amend chapter 21, RSMo, relating to the general assembly by adding thereto one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 526-By Childers.

An Act to repeal section 315.037, RSMo 1994, relating to resorts, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 527-By Childers.

An Act to amend chapter 306, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to unauthorized jumping from commercial passenger boats, with penalty provisions.

SB 528-By Yeckel.

An Act to amend chapter 302, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to driver's licenses.

SB 529-By Schneider, Bentley and Singleton.

An Act to amend chapter 311, RSMo, by adding thereto fourteen new sections relating to wholesalers and brewers of beer.

SB 530-By Schneider.

An Act to repeal section 105.464, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to conflicts of interest of the judiciary, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 531-By Schneider.

An Act to repeal section 476.690, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to retirement compensation of judges, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 532-By Wiggins and McKenna.

An Act to repeal sections 195.211, 195.222, 195.223, 195.420 and 568.050, RSMo 1994, and section 195.400, RSMo Supp. 1997, and to enact in lieu thereof seven new sections for the purpose of addressing the methamphetamine problem, with penalty provisions.

SB 533-By Wiggins.

An Act to repeal sections 23.150, 23.160, 23.170 and 23.190, RSMo 1994, relating to the oversight division of the joint committee on legislative research, and to enact in lieu thereof four new sections relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

SB 534-By Wiggins.

An Act relating to closed records.

SB 535-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal section 163.011, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to determining equivalent sales ratios used in equalizing assessed valuations, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 536-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal section 320.121, RSMo 1994, relating to regulation of fireworks, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 537-By Caskey.

An Act to amend chapters 404 and 456, RSMo, by adding thereto two new sections relating to powers of certain legal representatives.

SB 538-By Russell.

An Act relating to licensing of certain construction professionals.

SB 539-By Russell.

An Act to repeal sections 32.090 and 32.091, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to motor vehicle records, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 540-By Russell.

An Act to repeal sections 135.357 and 143.121, RSMo 1994, relating to income taxation, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject, with an effective date.

SB 541-By Goode.

An Act to repeal sections 643.310, 643.315, 643.320, 643.335, 643.350 and 643.355, RSMo 1994, and sections 307.366 and 643.210, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to motor vehicle emissions, and to enact in lieu thereof eight new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 542-By Goode.

An Act to repeal sections 260.380 and 260.479, RSMo 1994, relating to fees on hazardous wastes, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject, with an effective date for certain sections.

SB 543-By Goode.

An Act to repeal sections 640.102, 640.115, 640.120, 640.125, 640.130, 644.101, 644.116 and 644.122, RSMo 1994, and sections 640.100 and 644.026, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to public drinking water, and to enact in lieu thereof sixteen new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions and an emergency clause.

SB 544-By Singleton.

An Act to repeal sections 115.123 and 115.495, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the establishment of a presidential preference primary, and to enact in lieu thereof thirteen new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 545-By Singleton.

An Act to repeal section 53.010, RSMo 1994, relating to the election of county assessors, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 546-By Singleton, Bentley and Russell.

An Act to repeal section 565.082, RSMo 1994, relating to crimes against law enforcement officers, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 547-By Howard.

An Act to repeal sections 301.217, 301.218 and 301.227, RSMo 1994, and sections 301.010, 301.020, 301.190, 301.570 and 301.573, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to rebuilt motor vehicles, and to enact in lieu thereof seven new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 548-By Howard.

An Act to repeal section 630.003, RSMo 1994, relating to the state mental health commission, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 549-By Howard.

An Act to repeal sections 195.050, 337.015 and 338.010, RSMo 1994, and sections 195.010, 195.100, 195.110, 195.204 and 195.400, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to psychologists, and to enact in lieu thereof nine new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 550-By Johnson.

An Act to repeal section 233.187, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the appointment of a treasurer of road districts, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 551-By Johnson.

An Act to repeal section 247.180, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to elections, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 552-Withdrawn.

SB 553-By Bentley.

An Act to repeal section 167.223, RSMo 1994, relating to postsecondary course options, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 554-By Sims.

An Act to repeal section 144.030, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to sales and use taxation, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 555-By Sims.

An Act to repeal sections 407.911 and 407.913, RSMo 1994, relating to sales commissions, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 556-By Sims.

An Act to repeal section 452.400, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to visitation, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 557-By Schneider.

An Act to repeal sections 364.120, 365.140, 385.050, 408.083, 408.170 and 408.320, RSMo 1994, relating to prepayment of certain loans, and to enact six new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 558-By Wiggins.

An Act to repeal section 144.062, RSMo 1994, relating to certain sales tax exemptions, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 559-By Wiggins.

An Act to amend chapter 400, RSMo, relating to the uniform commercial code by adding thereto one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 560-By Wiggins.

An Act relating to the treatment of drug offenders.

SB 561-By Caskey.

An Act to amend chapter 393, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to billing procedures of providers of utility services.

SB 562-By Russell.

An Act to repeal sections 566.617 and 589.417, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the registration of certain offenders, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 563-By Russell.

An Act to amend chapter 165, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to audits of public school enrollment and average daily attendance.

SB 564-By Russell.

An Act to repeal sections 135.020 and 135.030, RSMo 1994, relating to income tax credits, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 565-By Goode.

An Act to repeal sections 210.211, 210.245, 210.252 and 210.256, RSMo 1994, and section 210.221, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the regulation of certain child care providers, and to enact in lieu thereof five new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 566-By Goode and Clay.

An Act to repeal section 386.570, RSMo 1994, relating to penalties for violation of public service commission orders, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 567-By Goode.

An Act to amend chapter 640, RSMo, by adding two new sections relating to environmental protection, with penalty provisions.

SB 568-By Singleton.

An Act to repeal section 400.9-313, RSMo 1994, relating to security interests in fixtures, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 569-By Singleton.

An Act to amend chapter 376, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to health insurance.

SB 570-By Singleton.

An Act to repeal section 64.725, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to temporary county planning commissions, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 571-Johnson.

An Act to repeal sections 109.120, 109.130, 109.241 and 575.110, RSMo 1994, relating to public records, and to enact in lieu thereof four new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 572-Withdrawn.

SB 573-By Wiggins.

An Act to amend chapter 574, RSMo, relating to offenses against public order, by adding thereto one new section relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 574-By Russell.

An Act to repeal section 143.121, RSMo 1994, relating to income taxation, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject, with an effective date.

SB 575-By Russell.

An Act relating to a prohibition on the tattooing or body piercing of a minor without the consent of such minor's parent or guardian, with a penalty provision.

SB 576-By Russell.

An Act to repeal section 494.430, RSMo 1994, relating to persons entitled to be excused from jury duty, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 577-By Singleton and Russell.

An Act to amend chapter 407, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to unsolicited consumer telephone calls, with penalty provisions.

SB 578-By Singleton.

An Act to amend chapter 376, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to health insurance.

SB 579-By Russell.

An Act authorizing the governor to convey certain state property in Camden County.

SB 580-By Lybyer.

An Act to repeal section 79.050, RSMo 1994, relating to municipal elections in fourth class cities, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 581-By Lybyer.

An Act to repeal sections 178.892, 178.893 and 178.894, RSMo 1994, section 178.635, RSMo Supp. 1997, and sections 178.895 and 178.896 as enacted by senate bill no. 1, eighty-ninth general assembly, second extraordinary session, relating to Linn State Technical College, and to enact in lieu thereof six new sections relating to the same subject, with a termination date for certain sections.

SB 582-By Ehlmann.

An Act to amend chapter 66, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the powers of first class charter counties.

SB 583-By Maxwell.

An Act to amend chapter 11, RSMo, by adding thereto five new sections relating to the common language of the state.

SB 584-By Schneider.

An Act to repeal section 287.615, RSMo 1994, and section 286.005, RSMo Supp. 1997 relating to the department of labor and industrial relations, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 585-By Ehlmann.

An Act to repeal section 27.060, RSMo 1994, relating to the powers of the attorney general, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 586-By Sims.

An Act to repeal sections 188.015, 188.030, 188.035 and 188.075, RSMo 1994, and to enact in lieu thereof five new sections relating to intact dilation and extraction procedures, with a penalty provision.

SB 587-By Scott.

An Act to repeal sections 190.060, 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, sections 190.145, as both versions appear in RSMo Supp. 1997, and section 198.185, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to emergency medical services, and to enact in lieu thereof twenty-eight new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 588-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal section 178.930, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to funding for sheltered workshops, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 589-By Mueller.

An Act to amend chapter 537, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to claims against certain licensed professionals.

SB 590-By Sims.

An Act to repeal section 143.171, RSMo 1994, relating to deductibility of federal income taxes, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 591-By Schneider.

An Act to repeal sections 537.610 and 537.756, RSMo 1994, and section 105.711, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to sovereign immunity, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 592-By Goode.

An Act to repeal sections 303.041 and 303.190, RSMo 1994, and sections 303.024 and 303.026, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to financial responsibility for motor vehicles, and to enact in lieu thereof five new sections relating to the same subject, with an effective date.

SB 593-By Goode.

An Act to amend chapter 643, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to expedited permit review.

SB 594-By Johnson.

An Act to repeal section 578.009, RSMo 1994, relating to animal neglect, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 595-By Johnson.

An Act to repeal section 578.009, RSMo 1994, relating to animal neglect, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 596-By Johnson.

An Act to amend chapter 578, RSMo, by adding thereto two new sections relating to animal neglect, with penalty provisions.

SB 597-By Johnson.

An Act to repeal section 52.275, RSMo 1994, relating to drainage districts, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 598-By Russell.

An Act relating to school attendance.

SB 599-By Russell.

An Act to repeal section 302.060, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to motor vehicles, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 600-By Ehlmann.

An Act to amend chapter 70, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to political subdivisions.

SB 601-By Schneider, Ehlmann, Wiggins, Klarich, Kinder and Flotron.

An Act to repeal sections 143.111 and 143.171, RSMo 1994, relating to certain income tax deductions, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject, with an effective date for certain sections.

SB 602-By Goode.

An Act to repeal section 116.190, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to initiative petitions, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 603-By Rohrbach.

An Act to repeal sections 32.055 and 32.091, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to motor vehicle records, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 604-By Rohrbach.

An Act to repeal sections 142.230 and 142.584, RSMo 1994, relating to motor fuel tax refunds, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 605-By Ehlmann.

An Act to repeal sections 160.514, 160.518 and 160.538, RSMo 1994, and section 160.522, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to education and to enact in lieu thereof four new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 606-By Westfall.

An Act to amend chapter 324, RSMo, by adding thereto fifteen new sections relating to professional registration.

SB 607-By Graves.

An Act to amend chapter 217, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to authorized work programs for inmates.

SB 608-By Childers.

An Act to repeal section 192.1000, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the department of health, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 609-By Childers.

An Act to repeal section 168.021, RSMo 1994, relating to certification of teachers, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 610-By Singleton.

An Act to repeal sections 323.020 and 323.060, RSMo 1994, relating to liquefied petroleum gases, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 611-By Johnson.

An Act to repeal section 334.010, RSMo 1994, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to practice of medicine across state lines.

SB 612-By DePasco.

An Act to amend chapter 313, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to certain licensees of excursion gambling boats, with penalty provisions.

SB 613-By Goode.

An Act to amend chapter 66, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to water service lines in certain counties, with an emergency clause.

SB 614-By McKenna.

An Act to amend chapter 478, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to probate commissioners.

SB 615-By McKenna.

An Act to repeal sections 572.070 and 572.125, RSMo 1994, relating to gambling, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 616-By McKenna.

An Act to repeal section 313.065, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to bingo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 617-By Bentley.

An Act to repeal sections 135.015, 135.020 and 135.030, RSMo 1994, and section 135.010, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to tax relief, and to enact in lieu thereof four new sections relating to the same subject, with an effective date.

SB 618-By McKenna.

An Act to repeal sections 537.610 and 537.756, RSMo 1994, and section 105.711, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to sovereign immunity, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 619-By McKenna and Lybyer.

An Act to repeal sections 142.009, 142.010, 142.020, 142.025, 142.030, 142.040, 142.050, 142.060, 142.070, 142.080, 142.090, 142.100, 142.110, 142.120, 142.130, 142.140, 142.150, 142.160, 142.165, 142.166, 142.167, 142.170, 142.180, 142.190, 142.200, 142.210, 142.220, 142.230, 142.240, 142.250, 142.260, 142.270, 142.280, 142.290, 142.295, 142.300, 142.330, 142.340, 142.350, 142.362, 142.364, 142.366, 142.372, 142.374, 142.403, 142.404, 142.406, 142.412, 142.422, 142.432, 142.442, 142.452, 142.462, 142.466, 142.472, 142.482, 142.492, 142.511, 142.513, 142.515, 142.517, 142.521, 142.531, 142.541, 142.551, 142.561, 142.563, 142.571, 142.573, 142.575, 142.577, 142.579, 142.583, 142.584, 142.591, 142.611, 142.617, 142.621, 155.080 and 414.102, RSMo 1994, and section 319.132, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to motor fuel, and to enact in lieu thereof fifty-nine new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions and an effective date.

SB 620-By Goode.

An Act to amend chapter 8, RSMo, by adding thereto seven new sections relating to the procurement of services for state construction projects.

SB 621-By Goode.

An Act to repeal section 8.250, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to contracts for projects by state and certain subdivisions, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 622-By Ehlmann.

An Act to repeal section 536.031, RSMo 1994, relating to administrative rules, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 623-By Ehlmann and House.

An Act to repeal sections 305.510 and 305.515, RSMo 1994, relating to the Missouri-St.Louis Metropolitan Airport Authority, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with an effective date.

SB 624-By Ehlmann.

An Act to amend chapter 173, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to academic dishonesty, with penalty provisions.

SB 625-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal sections 190.100, 190.105, 190.110, 190.115, 190.120, 190.125, 190.130, 190.140, 190.141, 190.150, 190.155, 190.160, 190.165, 190.171, 190.175, 190.180 and 190.190, RSMo 1994, and sections 190.145 and 190.185, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to emergency services, and to enact in lieu thereof seventeen new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 626-By Mathewson, Lybyer and Johnson.

An Act Chapter 407, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section relating to certain farm and industrial equipment dealers and manufacturers.

SB 627-By Goode, Mathewson, Flotron, Clay and Schneider.

An Act to repeal sections 66.300, 92.045, 94.110, 94.270 and 94.360, RSMo 1994, and sections 144.010 and 144.020, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to taxation, and to enact in lieu thereof seven new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 628-By Goode, Clay, Mathewson, McKenna, Flotron, Schneider and Childers.

An Act to amend chapter 190, RSMo, relating to emergency services by adding thereto three new sections relating to wireless emergency telecommunications, with an emergency clause.

SB 629-By Goode.

An Act to amend chapter 67, RSMo, by adding thereto twenty-two new sections relating to property taxation, with penalty provisions.

SB 630-By Rohrbach.

An Act to repeal section 306.016, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to watercraft, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with an effective date.

SB 631-By Bentley.

An Act to amend chapter 109, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to public records.

SB 632-By Quick.

An Act to amend chapter 208, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to providing health care for certain uninsured individuals.

SB 633-By Ehlmann.

An Act to repeal section 542.276, RSMo 1994, relating to criminal procedure, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 634-By Westfall.

An Act to repeal sections 577.020 and 577.041, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to motor vehicles, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions and an emergency clause.

SB 635-By Scott.

An Act to repeal sections 407.400 and 407.413, RSMo 1994, relating to merchandising practices by certain distributors of intoxicating liquor for the sole purpose of enacting in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 636-By Russell.

An Act to amend chapter 104, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to retirement benefit eligibility for certain elected officials.

SB 637-By Rohrbach.

An Act relating to the personal records of state employees.

SB 638-By Rohrbach.

An Act to repeal section 64.180, RSMo 1994, relating to building codes in certain counties, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 639-By House.

An Act to repeal section 171.021, RSMo 1994, relating to reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in public schools, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 640-By House.

An Act to repeal sections 163.161 and 167.275, RSMo 1994, relating to education, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 641-By House.

An Act to repeal section 173.260, RSMo 1994, relating to the survivor grant program, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 642-By Maxwell.

An Act to repeal section 33.103, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to state financial administration, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 643-By Bentley.

An Act to amend chapter 104, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to forfeiture of retirement benefits by certain public officials.

SB 644-By House and Ehlmann.

An Act to repeal section 172.273, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the university of Missouri, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 645-By House.

An Act to amend chapter 11, RSMo, by adding thereto five new sections relating to the official language of the state.

SB 646-By House.

An Act to repeal section 575.010, RSMo 1994, relating to offenses against the administration of justice, and to enact three new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 647-By House.

An Act to amend chapter 170, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to sexual education in public schools.

SB 648-By House.

An Act to amend chapter 389, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to railroads.

SB 649-By House.

An Act to repeal section 301.142, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to physically disabled license plates and placards, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 650-By McKenna, Mueller, Scott, Clay, Rohrbach, Johnson, House, DePasco, Staples, Lybyer, Yeckel, Banks and Flotron.

An Act to create chapter 324, RSMo, by enacting ten new sections relating to the regulation of the practice of medical nutrition therapy, with penalty provisions.

SB 651-By McKenna.

An Act to repeal sections 452.150, 452.355, 452.377, 452.405, 452.411, 452.416, 452.600 and 452.605, RSMo 1994, and sections 452.340, 452.375 and 452.400, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to child custody and child support proceedings, and to enact in lieu thereof fourteen new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 652-By Childers.

An Act to amend chapter 52, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to records of taxation.

SB 653-By Childers.

An Act to repeal section 70.210, RSMo 1994, relating to political subdivisions, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 654-By Childers, Russell and Lybyer.

An Act to amend chapter 135, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to income tax credits for charcoal producers.

SJR 20-By Schneider.

Joint Resolution submitting to the qualified voters of Missouri, an amendment repealing section 8 of article III of the constitution of Missouri relating to term limits, and adopting one new section in lieu thereof relating to the same subject.

SJR 21-By Mathewson.

Joint Resolution submitting to the qualified voters of Missouri, an amendment to Article X of the Constitution of Missouri relating to disposition of funds received as a result of certain legal settlements.

SJR 22-By Goode.

Joint Resolution submitting to the qualified voters of Missouri, an amendment to article X of the Constitution of Missouri relating to state revenues and expenditures.

SJR 23-By Rohrbach.

Joint Resolution submitting to the qualified voters of Missouri, an amendment repealing section 27(a) of article IV of the Constitution of Missouri, relating to certain funds in the state treasury and adopting two new sections in lieu thereof relating to the same subject.

SJR 24-By Maxwell.

Joint Resolution submitting to the qualified voters of Missouri, an amendment repealing section 37(e) of article III of the Constitution of Missouri relating to powers of the legislature by adding thereto two new sections relating to the issuance of bonds for water pollution control.

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

The following Bills were read the 1st time and 1,000 copies ordered printed:

SB 655-By Childers.

An Act to amend chapter 168, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to professional development schedules for public schools.

SB 656-By Childers.

An Act to amend chapters 144 and 215, RSMo, by adding thereto six new sections relating to a rural housing development program.

SB 657-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal section 104.800, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to certain retirement systems, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 658-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal sections 164.011 and 165.011, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to school funds, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

SB 659-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal sections 57.201, 57.220, 57.221 and 57.251, RSMo 1994, and section 57.250, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to sheriffs, and to enact in lieu thereof six new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 660-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal section 544.157, RSMo Supp. 1997 relating to arrest powers, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 661-By Caskey.

An Act to repeal sections 319.129, 319.131 and 319.133, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to the petroleum storage tank insurance fund, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 662-By Westfall.

An Act to repeal sections 302.302, 302.505, 302.510, 302.520, 302.541, 577.012 and 577.037, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to alcohol-related traffic offenses, and to enact in lieu thereof seven new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 663-By Westfall.

An Act to repeal section 575.010, RSMo 1994, relating to offenses against the administration of justice, and to enact three new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 664-By Westfall.

An Act to repeal section 375.786, RSMo 1994, relating to certificates of authority required for the transaction of insurance business, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 665-By Mueller.

An Act to amend chapter 8, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to public officers and employees.

SB 666-By DePasco.

An Act to repeal sections 115.133, 115.199, 115.369, 115.377, 115.381 and 115.437, RSMo 1994, and 105.492, 115.123, 115.125, 115.151, 115.155, 115.275, 115.277, 115.283 and 115.387, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to elections, and to enact in lieu thereof fifteen new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 667-By Kenney.

An Act to repeal section 143.161, RSMo 1994, relating to state income tax, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

SB 668-By Kenney.

An Act to amend chapter 116, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to ballot measures.

SB 669-By Kenney.

An Act to repeal sections 287.930, 287.950 and 287.955, RSMo 1994, relating to infectious waste transporters, and to enact in lieu thereof five new sections relating to the same subject.

SB 670-By Kenney.

An Act to repeal sections 573.040 and 573.060, RSMo 1994, relating to the exposure of minors to online pornography, and to insert in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

SB 671-By Scott.

An Act to repeal section 211.156, RSMo 1994, relating to the care and detention of certain children, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

SB 672-By Mathewson.

An Act relating solely to intoxicating liquor wholesalers' and retailers' delivery practices, with penalty provisions.

SB 673-By Sims.

An Act to amend chapter 455, RSMo, by adding thereto four new sections relating to domestic violence.

SB 674-By Sims and Bentley.

An Act to repeal sections 453.010, 453.030, 453.040, 453.070, 453.075, 453.077, 453.080 and 453.170, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to adoption, and to enact in lieu thereof eight new sections relating to the same subject.

CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

Senators Graves, Rohrbach and Klarich offered the following concurrent resolution:

SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 27

WHEREAS, the State Tax Commission is required pursuant to section 137.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri to biannually promulgate by regulation a value based upon productive capability for each grade of agricultural and horticultural land; and

WHEREAS, on October 15, 1997, the State Tax Commission filed with the Secretary of State a proposed amendment to 12 CSR 30-4.010 relating to agricultural land productive values; and

WHEREAS, the proposed amendment to 12 CSR 30.4-010 increases the values of various agricultural land grades beyond the level which the General Assembly considers to be fair and reasonable; and

WHEREAS, section 137.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri permits the General Assembly to disapprove, within the first sixty days of the regular session, the promulgated agricultural values; and

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the Senate of the Eighty-ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session, the House of Representatives concurring therein, that the members of the General Assembly disapprove of the new agricultural land productive values contained in the proposed amendment to 12 CSR 30-4.010 and that the State Tax Commission shall continue to use values set forth in the most recent preceding regulation promulgated under section 137.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that a copy of this resolution be transmitted to the Governor for his review and consideration.

Senator Westfall offered the following concurrent resolution:

SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 28

WHEREAS, the State Tax Commission is required pursuant to section 137.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri to biannually promulgate by regulation a value based upon productive capability for each grade of agricultural and horticultural land; and

WHEREAS, on October 15, 1997, the State Tax Commission filed with the Secretary of State a proposed amendment to 12 CSR 30-4.010 relating to agricultural land productive values; and

WHEREAS, the proposed amendment to 12 CSR 30.4-010 increases the values of various agricultural land grades beyond the level which the General Assembly considers to be fair and reasonable; and

WHEREAS, section 137.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri permits the General Assembly to disapprove, within the first sixty days of the regular session, the promulgated agricultural values; and

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the Senate of the Eighty-ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session, the House of Representatives concurring therein, that the members of the General Assembly disapprove of the new agricultural land productive values contained in the proposed amendment to 12 CSR 30-4.010 and that the State Tax Commission shall continue to use values set forth in the most recent preceding regulation promulgated under section 137.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that a copy of this resolution be transmitted to the Governor for his review and consideration.

Senator Kinder offered the following concurrent resolution:

SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 29

WHEREAS, the State Tax Commission is required pursuant to section 137.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri to biannually promulgate by regulation a value based upon productive capability for each grade of agricultural and horticultural land; and

WHEREAS, on October 15, 1997, the State Tax Commission filed with the Secretary of State a proposed amendment to 12 CSR 30-4.010 relating to agricultural land productive values; and

WHEREAS, the proposed amendment to 12 CSR 30.4-010 increases the values of various agricultural land grades beyond the level which the General Assembly considers to be fair and reasonable; and

WHEREAS, section 137.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri permits the General Assembly to disapprove, within the first sixty days of the regular session, the promulgated agricultural values; and

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the Senate of the Eighty-ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session, the House of Representatives concurring therein, that the members of the General Assembly disapprove of the new agricultural land productive values contained in the proposed amendment to 12 CSR 30-4.010 and that the State Tax Commission shall continue to use values set forth in the most recent preceding regulation promulgated under section 137.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that a copy of this resolution be transmitted to the Governor for his review and consideration.

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 offered into and adopted HR 1.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 1

BE IT RESOLVED, that the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives of the Eighty-Ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session, inform the Senate that the House is duly convened and is now in session ready for consideration of business.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has offered into and adopted HR 2.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 2

BE IT RESOLVED, that a message be sent to the Governor of the State of Missouri to inform His Excellency that the House of Representatives and the Senate of the Eighty-Ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session of the State of Missouri, are now regularly organized and ready for business, and to receive any message or communication that His Excellency may desire to submit, and the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives be directed to inform the Senate of the adoption of this resolution.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and adopted HCR 1.

HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 1

BE IT RESOLVED, by the House of Representatives of the Eighty-Ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session of the State of Missouri, the Senate concurring therein, that the House of Representatives and the Senate convene in Joint Session in the Hall of the House of Representatives at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, January 14, 1998, to receive a message from His Honor, Duane Benton, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of Missouri; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that a committee of ten (10) from the House be appointed by the Speaker to act with a committee of ten (10) from the Senate, appointed by the President Pro Tem, to wait upon the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of Missouri and inform His Honor that the House of Representatives and the Senate of the Eighty-Ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session, are now organized and ready for business and to receive any message or communication that his Honor may desire to submit, and that the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives be directed to inform the Senate of the adoption of this resolution.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Also,

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and adopted HCR 2.

HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 2

BE IT RESOLVED, by the House of Representatives of the Eighty-Ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session of the State of Missouri, the Senate concurring therein, that the House of Representatives and the Senate convene in Joint Session in the Hall of the House of Representatives at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, January 21, 1998, to receive a message from His Excellency, Mel Carnahan, the Governor of the State of Missouri; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that a committee of ten (10) from the House be appointed by the Speaker to act with a committee of ten (10) from the Senate, appointed by the President Pro Tem, to wait upon the Governor of the State of Missouri and inform His Excellency that the House of Representatives and the Senate of the Eighty-Ninth General Assembly, Second Regular Session, are now organized and ready for business and to receive any message or communication that His Excellency may desire to submit, and that the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives be directed to inform the Senate of the adoption of this resolution.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

INTRODUCTIONS OF GUESTS

The President introduced to the Senate, former U.S. Representative Harold Volkmer and his wife, Diane.

Senator Staples introduced to the Senate, Cleophus Jones, Jefferson City.

Senator Banks introduced to the Senate, his wife, Anita; former State Senator John Bass and John Aikins, St. Louis.

Senator Wiggins introduced to the Senate, Vern Debo and Chris Werner, Kansas City.

Senator Schneider introduced to the Senate, Kim Besserman, Florissant.

Senator Singleton introduced to the Senate, Gary Crites and Jeremy Morrissey, Joplin.

Senator Clay introduced to the Senate, Ollie Stewart, St. Louis.

Senator Bentley introduced to the Senate, Tracy Hedrick, Springfield.

Senator Russell introduced to the Senate, the Physician of the Day, Dr. Rolf Gryte, D.O., and his wife, Barbara, Osage Beach.

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