Missouri motorcyclists would benefit from several bills awaiting the governor’s signature this year.
Missouri House members gave the legislation final approval 149-1 on Monday. It now goes to Gov. Jay Nixon.
The measure would extend the state’s “safe harbor” period which currently allows parents to turn over babies up within a five day window.
At the start of what could be a new era in police surveillance, an Illinois legislator is proposing a limit on how law enforcement agencies can use drones.
Two somewhat similar pension proposals moved out of a top committee Wednesday in hopes of generating momentum on addressing Illinois’ worst-in-the-nation pension problem.
One proposal would increase the state sales tax by 1 cent for a decade.
In the wake of the Jerry Sandusky trial, Missouri legislators are continuing to debate what defines a criminal in sexual abuse cases.
Foreclosure mediation had started in St. Louis County last year, requiring those being foreclosed on to meet with the lender and a mediator to work out a way that the person could stay in their homes.
If a St. Louis alderman has his way, the possession of a small amount of marijuana would be treated basically like a traffic ticket.
As the presidential election focuses on President Barack Obama’s national health care overhaul, Illinois has been inching toward implementing the law.