Journal of the Senate

FIRST REGULAR SESSION


FORTY-SECOND DAY--WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24, 1999


The Senate met pursuant to adjournment.

President Pro Tem Quick in the Chair.

The Reverend Carl R. Gauck offered the following prayer:

Gracious God, Author of Life: You are the giver of every good and perfect gift and we are grateful for evidence of Your covenants with us. Grant that each of us serves as people of wisdom, sufficient to perform the duties required of us. Grant unto us understanding necessary to perceive the heavy responsibilities and deliberations each carries and that all that is done in this Senate results in the betterment of all. These blessings we ask in Your Holy Name. 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 Bland Caskey
Childers Clay DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Mathewson Maxwell
Mueller Quick Rohrbach Russell
Schneider Scott Sims Singleton
Staples Steelman Stoll Westfall
Wiggins Yeckel--34
Absent with leave--Senators--None


RESOLUTIONS

Senator Kenney offered Senate Resolution No. 447, regarding Dylan Michael Little, Lee's Summit, which was adopted.

Senator Kenney offered Senate Resolution No. 448, regarding Assistant Fire Chief Jim Murray, Lee's Summit, which was adopted.

Senator Kenney offered Senate Resolution No. 449, regarding Assistant Fire Chief Jack Fette, Lee's Summit, which was adopted.

THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS

SB 424, introduced by Senator Westfall, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 340.200, 340.202, 340.204, 340.206, 340.214, 340.216, 340.220, 340.222, 340.226, 340.228, 340.230, 340.232, 340.234, 340.236, 340.238, 340.240, 340.244, 340.246, 340.248, 340.250, 340.252, 340.254, 340.256, 340.258, 340.260, 340.262, 340.264, 340.288, 340.300, 340.302, 340.304, 340.306, 340.308, 340.312, 340.318, 340.320, 340.322 and 340.324, RSMo 1994, and section 340.210, RSMo Supp. 1998, relating to veterinarians, and to enact in lieu thereof thirty-nine new sections relating to the same subject.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Westfall, SB 424 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Caskey Childers
DePasco Flotron Goode Graves
House Howard Jacob Johnson
Kenney Kinder Klarich Mathewson
Maxwell Mueller Quick Rohrbach
Russell Schneider Scott Sims
Singleton Staples Steelman Stoll
Westfall Wiggins Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Bland Clay Ehlmann--3
Absent with leave--Senators--None

The President Pro Tem declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 434, with SCAs 1 and 2, introduced by Senator Klarich, entitled:

An Act to authorize the director of the department of natural resources to grant an easement in Route 66 State Park in St. Louis County.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

SCA 1 was taken up.

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

SCA 2 was taken up.

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

On motion of Senator Klarich, SB 434, as amended, was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

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

The President Pro Tem declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 435, introduced by Senator Staples, entitled:

An Act to authorize the director of the department of natural resources to grant an easement in Taum Sauk Mountain State Park in Iron County.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

Senator Johnson assumed the Chair.

On motion of Senator Staples, SB 435 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

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

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 352, with SCA 1, introduced by Senator Staples, entitled:

An Act to amend chapter 301, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to conservation license plates.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

SCA 1 was taken up.

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

On motion of Senator Staples, SB 352, as amended, was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

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

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 270, introduced by Senator Ehlmann, entitled:

An Act to amend chapter 194, RSMo, by adding thereto five new sections relating to organized funeral processions, with a penalty provision.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Ehlmann, SB 270 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

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

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

Senator DePasco announced that photographers from the Associated Press had been given permission to take pictures in the Senate Chamber today.

SB 438, with SCS, introduced by Senator Russell, et al, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 32.091, RSMo Supp. 1998, relating to the disclosure of motor vehicle records, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up by Senator Russell.

SCS for SB 438, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 438

An Act to repeal sections 32.090 and 32.091, RSMo Supp. 1998, relating to motor vehicle records, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to the same subject.

Was taken up.

Senator Russell moved that SCS for SB 438 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Russell, SCS for SB 438 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Bland Caskey
Childers Clay DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Mathewson Maxwell
Mueller Rohrbach Russell Schneider
Scott Sims Singleton Staples
Steelman Wiggins Yeckel--31
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Quick Stoll--2
Absent with leave--Senator Westfall--1

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 334, with SCS, introduced by Senator Mathewson, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 260.565, RSMo 1994, relating to voluntary remediation, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

SCS for SB 334, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 334

An Act to repeal section 260.565, RSMo 1994, relating to voluntary remediation, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

Was taken up.

Senator Mathewson moved that SCS for SB 334 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Mathewson, SCS for SB 334 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

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

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 479, introduced by Senator Singleton, entitled:

An Act to repeal section 323.060, RSMo Supp. 1998, relating to petroleum gas retailers, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.

Was called from the Consent Calendar and taken up.

On motion of Senator Singleton, SB 479 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bentley Bland Caskey
Childers Clay DePasco Ehlmann
Flotron Goode Graves House
Howard Jacob Johnson Kenney
Kinder Klarich Mathewson Maxwell
Mueller Rohrbach Russell Schneider
Sims Singleton Staples Steelman
Wiggins Yeckel--30
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Quick Scott Stoll--3
Absent with leave--Senator Westfall--1

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SB 261, with SCS, introduced by Senator Howard, entitled:

An Act to repeal sections 199.170 and 199.180, RSMo 1994, and section 199.230, RSMo Supp. 1998, relating to the treatment of tuberculosis, 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 261, entitled:

SENATE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 261

An Act to repeal sections 199.170 and 199.180, RSMo 1994, and section 199.230, RSMo Supp. 1998, relating to the treatment of tuberculosis, and to enact in lieu thereof three new sections relating to the same subject.

Was taken up.

Senator Howard moved that SCS for SB 261 be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Howard, SCS for SB 261 was read the 3rd time and passed by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Banks Bland Caskey Childers
Clay DePasco Ehlmann Flotron
Goode Graves House Howard
Jacob Johnson Kenney Kinder
Klarich Mathewson Maxwell Mueller
Quick Rohrbach Russell Schneider
Scott Sims Staples Steelman
Wiggins Yeckel--30
NAYS--Senators--None
Absent--Senators
Bentley Singleton Stoll--3
Absent with leave--Senator Westfall--1

The President declared the bill passed.

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

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

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

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

Senator Quick moved that SB 288, with SS No. 2 and SA 2 (pending), be called from the Informal Calendar and again taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

SA 2 was again taken up.

Senator Howard raised the point of order that SA 2 is out of order in that it is not germane to the bill.

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

Senator Wiggins assumed the Chair.

Senator Klarich offered SA 3:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3

Amend Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Bill No. 288, Page 1, Section 1, Lines 13-16, by deleting said lines and replacing in lieu thereof, the following:

"4. Upon receipt and deposit of any money received as a result of the Master Settlement Agreement into the trust fund created herein, such trust shall, at least annually, be distributed, principle and interest combined, as follows: eighty (80) percent shall be refunded to persons on a pro rata basis on the liability reported on the Missouri state income tax (or its successor tax or taxes) annual returns filed following the close of such fiscal year; twenty (20) percent shall be expended as provided by law for costs associated with tobacco related illnesses and education programs designed to prevent and cease the use of tobacco products. Should any court of competent jurisdiction hold this section, or any portion thereof, invalid, such trust fund shall terminate and any funds contained therein shall be distributed, outright and free of trust, pursuant to Article X, Section 18, of the Missouri Constitution.".

Senator Klarich moved that the above amendment be adopted.

Senator Klarich offered SSA 1 for SA 3, which was read:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT NO. 1 FOR

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3

Amend Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Bill No. 288, Page 2, Section 1, Line 2, by deleting the word "not" on said line; and further amend said bill, line 3, by deleting the words "included or not".

Senator Klarich moved that the above substitute amendment be adopted.

Senator Howard raised the point of order that SSA 1 for SA 3 is out of order as it is not a true substitute.

Senator Howard raised a further point of order that SA 3 is out of order as it goes beyond the scope and purpose of the bill.

The points of order were referred to the President Pro Tem.

President Pro Tem Quick ruled the points of order not well taken.

At the request of Senator Klarich, SSA 1 for SA 3 was withdrawn.

Senator Klarich offered SSA 2 for SA 3:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT NO. 2 FOR

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3

Amend Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Bill No. 288, Page 2, Section 1, Lines 1-5, by deleting said lines and replace in lieu thereof, the following:

"5. The trust fund shall be included in total state revenues as defined in article X, section 17, of the Missouri Constitution.".

Senator Klarich moved that the above substitute amendment be adopted.

Senator Mathewson assumed the Chair.

Senator Ehlmann offered SA 1 to SSA 2 for SA 3:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO

SENATE SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT NO. 2 FOR

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3

Amend Senate Substitute Amendment No. 2 for Senate Amendment No. 3 to Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Bill No. 288, Page 1, Section 1, Line 9, by adding the following:

", unless the citizens of the state of Missouri have approved or rejected, at an election which shall be held and conducted on Tuesday next following the first Monday in November, 2000, pursuant to the applicable laws and constitutional provisions of this state for the submission of referendum measures by the general assembly, ballots of submission containing the following language:

"Shall all funds received by the state of Missouri as a result of any legal settlement or award related to public health or health-related issues of smoking be considered excess revenues and refunded pursuant to Article X, Section 18 of the Missouri Constitution?"

AND

"Shall all funds received by the State of Missouri as a result of any legal settlement or award related to public health or health-related issues of smoking not be considered as excess revenues under Article X, Section 18 of the Missouri Constitution, but remain subject to appropriation?".

Senator Ehlmann moved that the above amendment be adopted.

At the request of Senator Quick, SB 288, with SS No. 2, SA 3, SSA 2 for SA 3 and SA 1 to SSA 2 for SA 3 (pending), was placed on the Informal Calendar.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

Senator Caskey, Chairman of the Committee on Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence, submitted the following report:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence, to which was referred SB 397, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the Senate Committee Substitute, hereto attached, do pass.

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

RECESS

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

RESOLUTIONS

Senator Bentley offered Senate Resolution No. 450, regarding Kathleen Means, Ozarks Technical Community College, which was adopted.

Senator Stoll offered Senate Resolution No. 451, regarding Judge Charles and Anna Sheehan, House Springs, which was adopted.

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

Senator Quick moved that SB 288, with SS No. 2, SA 3, SSA 2 for SA 3 and SA 1 to SSA 2 for SA 3 (pending), be called from the Informal Calendar and again taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

SA 1 to SSA 2 for SA 3 was again taken up.

At the request of Senator Ehlmann, the above amendment was withdrawn.

Senator Ehlmann offered SA 2 to SSA 2 for SA 3:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2 TO

SENATE SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT NO. 2 FOR

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3

Amend Senate Substitute Amendment No. 2 for Senate Amendment No. 3 to Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Bill No. 288, Page 1, Section 1, Line 9, by adding the following:

", unless the citizens of the state of Missouri have approved or rejected, at an election which shall be held and conducted on Tuesday next following the first Monday in November, 2000, pursuant to the applicable laws and constitutional provisions of this state for the submission of referendum measures by the general assembly, ballots of submission containing the following language; the ballot measure receiving the most votes shall be the provision enacted.

"Shall all funds received by the state of Missouri as a result of any legal settlement or award related to public health or health-related issues of smoking be considered excess revenues and refunded pursuant to Article X, Section 18 of the Missouri Constitution?"

AND

"Shall all funds received by the State of Missouri as a result of any legal settlement or award related to public health or health-related issues of smoking not be considered as excess revenues under Article X, Section 18 of the Missouri Constitution, but remain subject to appropriation?".

Senator Ehlmann moved that the above amendment be adopted.

Senator Scott assumed the Chair.

Senator Klarich requested a roll call vote be taken on the adoption of SA 2 to SSA 2 for SA 3 and was joined in his request by Senators Childers, DePasco, Ehlmann and Singleton.

SA 2 to SSA 2 for SA 3 failed of adoption by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Childers Ehlmann Flotron Graves
Kenney Kinder Klarich Rohrbach
Russell Singleton Steelman Yeckel--12
NAYS--Senators
Banks Bland Caskey Clay
DePasco Goode House Howard
Jacob Johnson Mathewson Maxwell
Mueller Quick Schneider Scott
Sims Staples Stoll Wiggins--20
Absent--Senator Bentley--1
Absent with leave--Senator Westfall--1

SSA 2 for SA 3 was again taken up.

Senator Klarich moved that the above substitute amendment be adopted.

Senator Quick requested a roll call vote be taken on the adoption of SSA 2 for SA 3 and was joined in his request by Senators Childers, Ehlmann, Kinder and Staples.

SSA 2 for SA 3 failed of adoption by the following vote:

YEAS--Senators
Childers Ehlmann Flotron Graves
Kenney Kinder Klarich Rohrbach
Russell Singleton Steelman Yeckel--12
NAYS--Senators
Banks Bentley Bland Caskey
Clay DePasco Goode House
Howard Jacob Johnson Mathewson
Maxwell Mueller Quick Schneider
Scott Sims Staples Stoll
Wiggins--21
Absent--Senators--None
Absent with leave--Senator Westfall--1

Senator Jacob offered SSA 3 for SA 3, which was read:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT NO. 3 FOR

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3

Amend Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Bill No. 288, Page 1, Section 1, Line 15, by striking "the first regular session of", and further amend said page and section, line 16, by adding after the word "assembly" the following: "without additional statutory authority specifying the purposes of such appropriation".

Senator Jacob moved that the above substitute amendment be adopted.

Senator Howard assumed the Chair.

At the request of Senator Jacob, SSA 3 for SA 3 was withdrawn.

Senator Jacob offered SSA 4 for SA 3, which was read:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT NO. 4

FOR SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3

Amend Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Bill No. 288, Page 1, Section 1, by striking all of lines 15 and 16, and inserting "appropriated without additional statutory authority specifying the purposes of such appropriation.".

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

Senator Mathewson assumed the Chair.

Senator Flotron offered SA 4, which was read:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 4

Amend Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Bill No. 288, Page 2, Section 1, Line 9, by striking "and expenditures from"; and further amend said bill, lines 10 and 11, by striking ", shall indicate expenditures by object type and class,".

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

Senator Ehlmann offered SA 5:

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 5

Amend Senate Substitute No. 2 for Senate Bill No. 288, Page 1, Section 1, Lines 5-7, by deleting the following: "resulting from a dispute between this state and any company which manufactures, sells or promotes tobacco or tobacco products.".

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

Senator Quick moved that SS No. 2 for SB 288, as amended, be adopted, which motion prevailed.

On motion of Senator Quick, SS No. 2 for SB 288, as amended, was declared perfected and ordered printed.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

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

Mr. President: Your Committee on State Budget Control, to which were referred SCS for SB 282; SCS for SBs 295 and 46; SS for SB 22; SCS for SBs 322, 150 and 151; SB 95; SB 33; and SCS for SB 346, begs leave to report that it has considered the same and recommends that the bills do pass.

Senator DePasco, Chairman of the Committee on Rules, Joint Rules and Resolutions, submitted the following reports:

Mr. President: Your Committee on Rules, Joint Rules and Resolutions, to which were referred SS for SCS for SB 338; SCS for SB 394; and SS for SCS for SB 19, begs leave to report that it has examined the same and finds that the bills have been truly perfected and that the printed copies furnished the Senators are correct.

SENATE BILLS FOR PERFECTION

Senator Goode moved that SB 209, with SCA 1, be taken up for perfection, which motion prevailed.

SCA 1 was taken up.

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

Senator Goode offered SS for SB 209, entitled:

SENATE SUBSTITUTE FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 209

An Act to repeal sections 393.298, 393.299 and 393.302, RSMo Supp. 1998, relating to utility taxation, and to enact in lieu thereof eight new sections relating to the same subject, with an emergency clause.

Senator Goode moved that SS for SB 209 be adopted.

At the request of Senator Goode, SB 209, with SS (pending), was placed on the Informal Calendar.

INTRODUCTIONS OF GUESTS

Senator Bentley introduced to the Senate, Cathy Stroud, Springfield.

Senator Johnson introduced to the Senate, Bob and Cindy Kennaley, and their children, Chris, Kate and Kimberly, home schoolers from Kansas City; and Chris, Kate and Kimberly were made honorary pages.

Senator Stoll introduced to the Senate, Andy Bingham, and students from Festus Senior High School, Festus.

Senator Kenney introduced to the Senate, Elaine and Brad Wolzak, Lee's Summit; and Ed Alviso, Liberty.

Senator Singleton introduced to the Senate, Toby Ray and Debbie Bottom, and their daughters, Erin and Emily and Paul and Noma Bottom, Webb City.

Senator Kenney introduced to the Senate, Pat, Jeanne, Chad, Sean and Rayeann Yokley and Mollie Robinson, Lee's Summit.

Senator Mathewson introduced to the Senate, Rich Cole, Chad Luman, Rejeana Heart and Jamie Kiger, Lexington; and Chad, Rejeana and Jamie were made honorary pages.

Senator Mathewson introduced to the Senate, the Physician of the Day, Dr. A.J. Campbell, M.D. and his wife, Janet, Sedalia.

Senator Steelman introduced to the Senate, fourth grade students from McIntire Elementary School, Fulton; and Zach Holt, Paul Matthews and Tanner Leake were made honorary pages.

Senator Wiggins introduced to the Senate, Sally Rice, Margaret Olson, Loretta and Ralph Bunnell, Park Lightfoot, Ed Baty and Anthony Jordan, Kansas City.

Senator Bentley introduced to the Senate, Geri Hill, Springfield.

Senator Caskey introduced to the Senate, Marie Hyatt, Mary Anne Collier and Dianna Thompson, Warrensburg.

Senator Singleton introduced to the Senate, Sandy Haner, Susan Bilderback and Lori Schlueter, Neosho.

Senator Graves introduced to the Senate, Phil, Donna, Jim and Bill Gastler, Martinsburg.

Senator Maxwell introduced to the Senate, Bruce and Ramona Davidson, Mexico; Herb Brown, Carl Reynolds, Phillip Martin, Darren Reynolds, Dawn and Beth Hasekamp, Jason Kable and Adam Brown, Centralia; and Adam Gaton, Vandalia.

Senator Childers introduced to the Senate, thirty-two seventh grade students from Glenwood School, Howell County.

On behalf of Senator Mathewson, the President introduced to the Senate, the Mayor, Board of Alderman, the School Board President and members of the Chamber of Commerce from Grain Valley.

Senator Howard introduced to the Senate, Mike Barnes and Paul Northington, New Madrid.

Senator Caskey introduced to the Senate, Denice Lindsey and fifty eighth grade students from Warrensburg Middle School, Warrensburg.

Senator Maxwell introduced to the Senate, Jake Fryer, Laddonia; and John Cawthorn, Mexico.



Senator Maxwell introduced to the Senate, Brian Douglas, Shelbina; J.C. Douglas and Dennis Gaines, Shelbyville; Ken Broughton, Emden; Sam Whetstone, Philadelphia; Trent Tiemann, Martinsburg; and Ken Keller, Mexico.

Senator Caskey introduced to the Senate, Karen Carter, Jane Abbington and fifty eighth grade students from Warrensburg Middle School, Warrensburg.

Senator Caskey introduced to the Senate, Tara Engelhart, Mrs. Miller and fifty eighth grade students from Warrensburg Middle School, Warrensburg.

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