Journal of the Senate

SECOND REGULAR SESSION


THIRTY-SECOND DAY--TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 1998


The Senate met pursuant to adjournment.

Senator Staples in the Chair.

The Chaplain offered the following prayer:

Heavenly Father, we are thankful for a nation that produced Billy Graham, Jimmy Carter and Martin Luther King, Jr. We are thankful that in our nation a person's morality and character still amount to something. We are thankful that in our nation we still preach against sin but forgive and love the sinner. Make us more eager to forgive and less likely to condemn. In Jesus Name we pray. Amen.

The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag was recited.

A quorum being established, the Senate proceeded with its business.

The Journal of the previous day was read and approved.

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

Present--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
Clay Curls 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--34
Absent with leave--Senators--None
The Lieutenant Governor was present.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

SB 561, with SCS, introduced by Senator Caskey, entitled:

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

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

SCS for SB 561, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 561

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

Was taken up.

Senator Caskey moved that SCS for SB 561 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Caskey, SCS for SB 561 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Caskey Childers DePasco
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Lybyer Mathewson
Maxwell Mueller Quick Rohrbach
Russell Scott Sims Singleton
Staples Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--28
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Bentley Clay Curls Ehlmann
McKenna Schneider--6
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 661, introduced by Senator Caskey, entitled:

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.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Caskey, SB 661 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
Curls DePasco Ehlmann Flotron
Goode Graves House Howard
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Lybyer Mathewson Maxwell
McKenna Mueller Quick Rohrbach
Russell Scott Sims Singleton
Staples Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Clay Schneider--2
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

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

Mr. President: Your Committee on State Budget Control, to which was referred SS for SCS for SBs 675, 483, 490 and 564, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

SB 629, introduced by Senator Goode, entitled:

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

Was taken up.

Senator Mathewson assumed the Chair.

On motion of Senator Goode, SB 629 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
Clay DePasco Ehlmann Flotron
Goode House Jacob Johnson
Mathewson Maxwell McKenna Mueller
Quick Rohrbach Schneider Scott
Sims Singleton Wiggins Yeckel--24
NAYS--Senators
Graves Howard Kenney Kinder
Klarich Lybyer Russell Staples
Westfall--9
Absent--Senator Curls--1
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 883, introduced by Senator Staples, et al, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 226.040, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to transportation, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

Was taken up.

On motion of Senator Staples, SB 883 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
Clay Curls DePasco Ehlmann
Goode Graves House Howard
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Lybyer Mathewson Maxwell McKenna
Mueller Quick Russell Schneider
Scott Sims Staples Westfall
Wiggins Yeckel--30
NAYS--Senators
Flotron Klarich Rohrbach Singleton--4
Absent--Senators--None
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SCS for SB 659, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 659An 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.

Was taken up by Senator Caskey.

At the request of Senator Caskey, SCS for SB 659 was placed on the Informal Calendar.

SCS for SB 753, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 753An Act to repeal section 168.071, RSMo 1994, relating to certification of teachers, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

Was taken up by Senator Caskey.

Senator Wiggins assumed the Chair.

On motion of Senator Caskey, SCS for SB 753 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
Clay Curls DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Lybyer Mathewson
Maxwell McKenna Mueller Rohrbach
Russell Schneider Scott Sims
Singleton Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Quick Staples--2
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SS for SB 657, introduced by Senator Caskey, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 657An Act to repeal section 287.815, RSMo 1994, and section 287.812, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to certain retirement systems, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

Was taken up.

On motion of Senator Caskey, SS for SB 657 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
Clay Curls DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron House Howard Jacob
Johnson Kenney Klarich Lybyer
Mathewson Maxwell McKenna Quick
Rohrbach Russell Schneider Scott
Sims Singleton Westfall Wiggins--28
NAYS--Senators
Goode Graves Kinder Mueller
Yeckel--5
Absent--Senator Staples--1
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SS for SCS for SBs 675, 483, 490 and 564, introduced by Senator Johnson, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILLS NOS. 675, 483, 490 and 564

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.

Was taken up.

On motion of Senator Johnson, SS for SCS for SBs 675, 483, 490 and 564 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
Clay Curls DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves Howard
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Lybyer Mathewson Maxwell
McKenna Mueller Quick Rohrbach
Russell Schneider Scott Sims
Singleton Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
House Staples--2
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SCS for SB 625, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 625An 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 eighteen new sections relating to the same subject, with penalty provisions.

Was taken up by Senator Caskey.

On motion of Senator Caskey, SCS for SB 625 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
Clay Curls DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Lybyer Mathewson
Maxwell McKenna Mueller Quick
Rohrbach Russell Schneider Scott
Sims Staples Westfall Wiggins
Yeckel--33
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senator Singleton--1
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 650, introduced by Senator McKenna, et al, entitled:

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.

Was taken up.

On motion of Senator McKenna, SB 650 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
Clay Curls DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Klarich Lybyer Mathewson Maxwell
McKenna Mueller Quick Rohrbach
Russell Schneider Scott Sims
Staples Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--32
NAYS--Senator Kinder--1
Absent--Senator Singleton--1
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

Senator Banks moved that SCS for SB 475 be called from the Informal Calendar and again taken up for 3rd reading and final passage, which motion prevailed.

President Pro Tem McKenna assumed the Chair.

President Wilson assumed the Chair.

President Pro Tem McKenna assumed the Chair.

Senator Banks moved that SCS for SB 475 be read the 3rd time and finally passed, which motion failed to receive a constitutional majority by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Caskey Childers Clay
Curls DePasco Goode Howard
Jacob Lybyer Mathewson McKenna
Quick Scott Wiggins--15
NAYS--Senators
Bentley Ehlmann Flotron Graves
House Kenney Kinder Klarich
Mueller Rohrbach Russell Sims
Singleton Westfall Yeckel--15
Absent--Senators
Johnson Maxwell Schneider Staples--4
Absent with leave--Senators--None

Senator Scott assumed the Chair.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

On behalf of Senator Lybyer, Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations, Senator Quick submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Appropriations, to which was referred HCS for HB 1014, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

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

HB 1144--Labor and Industrial Relations.

HB 1148--Commerce and Environment.

HB 1160--Insurance and Housing.

HB 1473--Corrections and General Laws.

HB 1609--Corrections and General Laws.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

Senator Jacob, Chairman of the Committee on Interstate Cooperation, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Interstate Cooperation, to which was referred SB 894, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass and be placed on the Consent Calendar.

MESSAGES FROM THE HOUSE

The following message was received from the House of Representatives through its Chief Clerk:

Mr. President: I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has taken up and passed HS for HCS for HBs 1147, 1435, 1050, 1186 and 1108, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 195.211, 195.222, 195.223, 195.233, 195.420, 217.362, 311.720, 542.276, 544.376 and 568.045, RSMo 1994, and sections 195.010, 195.017, 195.040, 195.060, 195.100, 195.197, 195.214, 195.400, 195.410, and 570.030, RSMo Supp. 1997, and to enact in lieu thereof thirty-two new sections for the purpose of addressing the controlled substances problem, with penalty provisions.

In which the concurrence of the Senate is respectfully requested.

Read 1st time.

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

RECESS

The time of recess having expired, the Senate was called to order by President Pro Tem McKenna.

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Flotron offered Senate Resolution No. 1286, regarding Brian C. Fitzgerald, Ballwin, which was adopted.

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 1287, regarding the Camp Fire Boys and Girls Absolutely Incredible Kid Day, which was adopted.

Senator Staples offered Senate Resolution No. 1288, regarding the Ninetieth Birthday of Effie Caroline Bell Mason, Bismarck, which was adopted.

Senator Mathewson offered Senate Resolution No. 1289, regarding the Panthers of Oak Grove High School, which was adopted.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

SB 761, introduced by Senator DePasco, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 169.322, RSMo 1994, and sections 169.324, 169.326 and 169.328, RSMo Supp. 1997, relating to certain school retirement systems, and to enact in lieu thereof four new sections relating to the same subject.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator DePasco, SB 761 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Caskey Childers Clay
DePasco 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--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Banks Curls Ehlmann--3
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President Pro Tem declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 470, with SCS, introduced by Senator Schneider, entitled:

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.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

SCS for SB 470, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 470

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

Was taken up.

Senator Schneider moved that SCS for SB 470 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Schneider, SCS for SB 470 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Bentley Caskey Childers Clay
DePasco Ehlmann Flotron Goode
Graves House Howard Jacob
Johnson Kenney Kinder Klarich
Lybyer Mathewson Maxwell McKenna
Mueller Quick Russell Schneider
Scott Sims Singleton Westfall
Wiggins Yeckel--30
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Banks Curls Rohrbach Staples--4
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President Pro Tem declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

Senator Mathewson moved that SJR 21 be called from the Informal Calendar and taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

At the request of Senator Mathewson, SJR 21 was placed on the Informal Calendar.

Senator Bentley moved that SB 724, as amended, be called from the Informal Calendar and again taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

Senator Jacob assumed the Chair.

Senator Bentley offered SS for SB 724, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 724

An Act to repeal section 143.183, RSMo 1994, relating to state income tax revenues from certain nonresidents, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section for the sole purpose of providing for state income tax revenues from nonresident entertainers and athletes.

Senator Bentley moved that SS for SB 724 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Bentley, SS for SB 724 was declared perfected and ordered printed.

Senator Howard moved that SB 499, with SCS and SS for SCS (pending), be called from the Informal Calendar and again taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

SS for SCS for SB 499 was again taken up.

At the request of Senator Howard, SS for SCS for SB 499 was withdrawn.

Senator Johnson assumed the Chair.

Senator Howard offered SS No. 2 for SCS for SB 499, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE NO. 2 FOR

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 499

An Act to amend chapter 538, RSMo, by adding thereto six new sections relating to the practice of psychology.

Senator Howard moved that SS No. 2 for SCS for SB 499 be adopted.

Senator Jacob offered SA 1:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

Amend Senate Substitute for Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 499, Page 5, Section 538.400, Lines 15-17 of said page, by striking all of said lines; and further amend said section by renumbering the remaining subdivisions accordingly; and

Further amend said bill, page and section, line 18 of said page, by striking the following: "seeks or obtains" and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "is receiving"; and further amend lines 19 to 23 of said page, by striking all of said lines and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

"(3) "Psychotherapist", a physician or psychologist who performs psychotherapy;"; and

Further amend said bill and section, page 6, lines 3 and 4 of said page, by striking all of said lines and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

"(5) "Sexual contact", any of the following occurring without the consent of a patient:"; and further amend line 7 of said page, by striking the following: "or former patient's"; and further amend lines 11-12 of said page, by striking the following: "or former patient's"; and further amend lines 12-13 of said page, by striking the following: "or former patient"; and further amend line 19 of said page, by striking the following: "or former patient"; and

Further amend said bill, section 538.405, page 7, line 6 of said page, by striking the following: "or a former patient"; and further amend lines 13-14 of said page, by striking the following: "or within two years thereafter"; and further amend lines 22 and 23 of said page, by striking all of said lines; and

Further amend said bill and section, page 8, lines 1 to 8 of said page, by striking all of said lines; and

Further amend said bill, section 538.407, page 8, lines 14 and 15 of said page, by striking the following: "or former patient of the psychotherapist;"; and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "; or"; and further amend lines 16 to 21 of said page, by striking all of said lines; and further amend line 22 of said page, by striking "(3)" and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "(2)"; and further amend line 23 of said page, by striking the following: "or former patients"; and

Further amend said bill, page 9, section 538.407, line 2 of said page, by striking the following: "or former employer"; and further amend line 4 of said page, by striking the following: "or former employer"; and further amend line 7 of said page, by striking the following: "or former patients"; and further amend lines 8 to 11 of said page, by striking all of said lines; and further amend line 12 of said page, by striking "(3)" and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "(2)"; and further amend line 14 of said page, by striking the following: "or former employer"; and further amend lines 21-22 of said page, by striking the following: "or former employer"; and

Further amend said bill, page 10, section 538.410, line 2 of said page, by striking the following: "not"; and further amend lines 3 to 9 of said page, by striking all of said lines and inserting in lieu thereof a period "."; and further amend line 12 of said page, by striking the following: "The court's order shall"; and further amend line 13 of said page, by striking all of said line; and

Further amend said bill, section 538.412, page 10, line 15, by striking the following: "except when:" and inserting in lieu thereof a period "."; and further amend lines 16 to 20 of said page, by striking all of said lines; and

Further amend said bill and section, page 11, lines 3 and 4 of said page, by striking all of said lines; and

Further amend said bill, section 538.417, page 11, lines 5 and 6 of said page, by striking all of said section; and

Further amend the title and enacting clause accordingly.

Senator Jacob moved that the above amendment be adopted.

Senator Howard raised the point of order that SA 1 is out of order in that it is incorrectly drafted.

The point of order was referred to the President Pro Tem, who ruled it well taken.

President Pro Tem McKenna assumed the Chair.

Senator Wiggins assumed the Chair.

Senator Schneider offered SA 2:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2

Amend Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 499, Page 1, Section 538.400(2), Line 9, by striking line 9 and substitute: "(2) "Patient," a person who obtains psychotherapy from a licensed psychotherapist or licensed clinical psychologist in which a doctor-patient relationship has been established.".

Senator Schneider moved that the above amendment be adopted.

Senator Jacob offered SA 1 to SA 2, which was read:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2

Amend Senate Amendment No. 2 to Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 499, Page 1, Section 538.400, Line 9, by amending said amendment by inserting after the word "psychologist" and inserting the words "licensed professional counselor or licensed social worker"; and

Further amend said amendment by deleting the words "doctor-patient" and inserting in lieu thereof the word "psychotherapeutic".

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

SA 2, as amended, was again taken up.

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

President Pro Tem McKenna assumed the Chair.

Senator Schneider offered SA 3:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3

Amend Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 499, Page 6, Section 538.410, Lines 2 to 14, by striking all of said lines; and

Further amend the title and enacting clause accordingly.

Senator Schneider moved that the above amendment be adopted.

At the request of Senator Howard, SB 499, with SCS, SS No. 2 for SCS and SA 3 (pending), was placed on the Informal Calendar.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

Senator Wiggins, Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means, submitted the following reports:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Ways and Means, to which was referred SB 861, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass, with Senate Committee Amendment No. 1, and be placed on the Consent Calendar.

SENATE COMMITTEE AMENDMENT NO.1

Amend Senate Bill No. 861, Page 2, Section 238.236, Line 43, by striking the word "authorize" and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "authorized"; and

Further amend said bill and section, page 3, line 59, by striking the following: "property of" and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "property or".

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Ways and Means, to which was referred SB 849, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass and be placed on the Consent Calendar.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Ways and Means, to which was referred SB 888, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass and be placed on the Consent Calendar.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Ways and Means, to which was referred SB 908, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass and be placed on the Consent Calendar.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Ways and Means, to which was referred SB 746, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bill do pass and be placed on the Consent Calendar.

Also,

Mr. President: Your Committee on Ways and Means, to which were referred SB 731, SB 714, SB 715, SB 513, SB 691, SB 857, SB 887, SB 516, SB 667, SB 491, SB 654, SB 590 and SB 873, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

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

Mr. President: Your Committee on Rules, Joint Rules and Resolutions, to which was referred SS No. 2 for SCS for SB 632, begs leave to report that it has examined the same and finds that the bill has been truly perfected and that the printed copies furnished the Senators are correct.

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Westfall offered Senate Resolution No. 1290, regarding the death of Glen Bell, which was adopted.

Senator Maxwell offered Senate Resolution No. 1291, regarding Heath Rubison, Stoutsville, which was adopted.

Senator Schneider offered Senate Resolution No. 1292, regarding Colonel Robert G. Lowery, Sr., Florissant, which was adopted.

Senator Mathewson offered Senate Resolution No. 1293, regarding Rosella Schnakenberg, Cole Camp, which was adopted.

INTRODUCTIONS OF GUESTS

Senator Kenney introduced to the Senate, Preston V. Smith, and his sons, Jonathan, Jason and Justin, homeschoolers from Blue Springs; and Jonathan, Jason and Justin were made honorary pages.

On behalf on Senator Staples, the President introduced to the Senate, Senator Staples' aunt, Elsie Staples-Hughes, her granddaughters, Jill Baxter and Holly Mackley, and her great-grandchildren, Andy and Livia Mackley and Betsy Baxter, Columbia; and Andy, Livia and Betsy were made honorary pages.

On behalf of Senator Staples, the President introduced to the Senate, Nina Antolovic, Croatia; and Chris Klee, Germany.

Senator Schneider introduced to the Senate, fourth grade students from Hallsferry Elementary School, Florissant; and Tim Bensing, Megan Daniel, Sheena Robinson and Morris Taylor were made honorary pages.

Senator Klarich introduced to the Senate, students from Potosi High School, Potosi.

Senator Howard introduced to the Senate, the Physician of the Day, Dr. Kirby Turner, M.D. and John Dare, Poplar Bluff.

Senator Childers introduced to the Senate, Vic Williams, Brenda Jackson, Linda Weatherford, Lynn White and fifty-two eighth grade students from Fairview Elementary School, West Plains.

Senator Singleton introduced to the Senate, Joe Hill, Seneca.

Senator Maxwell introduced to the Senate, a delegation from the Missouri Nurses Association.

Senator House introduced to the Senate, Bill Snodgrass and Webelos Scout Pack 975, St. Charles County.

Senator Russell introduced to the Senate, thirty-five third grade students from Marshfield Elementary School, Marshfield.

Senator Singleton introduced to the Senate, Dr. Barbara Box, Dr. Marilyn Jacobs, and forty nursing students from Missouri Southern State College, Joplin.

Senator Kenney introduced to the Senate, a delegation from the Tri-City Home Educators.

Senator Singleton introduced to the Senate, Dr. Larry E. VonHolten, Carthage; William L. Walmsley, D.C., James R. Cummings, D.C. and James R. Lewis, D.C., Joplin; and Larry L. Lalley, D.C., Neosho.

Senator Childers introduced to the Senate, Don England and eight students from Mount Zion Bible School, Ava.

Senator Mathewson introduced to the Senate, Marina Scheiner and members of the State Fair Community College Student Government

Association, Sedalia.

Senator Howard introduced to the Senate, Teresa Dorris, Nick Atherton, Brian Baird, Melanie Gregg, Jami Geske, Christin Dalaviras and Pauletta Burns, Poplar Bluff.

On behalf of Senator House and himself, Senator Ehlmann introduced to the Senate, Chris Cary, Luana White, Paul Lancia, Kevin Fodo and Tom Schrautemeier, St. Charles County Community College.

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