Budget, Abortion Bills On Tap for Missouri Legislature

7 years 11 months 4 weeks ago Monday, March 28 2011 Mar 28, 2011 Monday, March 28, 2011 5:18:00 AM CDT March 28, 2011 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Posted by: Jennifer Meckles

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - Some weighty issues are on the agenda as Missouri lawmakers return this week from their annual spring break. The House is expected to take up the proposed budget for the state fiscal year that begins in July. The Senate, meanwhile, is scheduled to debate legislation revising the state's school funding formula and imposing more restrictions on late-term abortions.

Later this week, Senate Majority Leader Tom Dempsey says he hopes to bring up legislation
revamping Missouri's wide array of tax credits.


Missouri's legislative session runs through May 13.

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