The Missouri House defeated legislation Thursday that would charge a panel of medical professionals with developing medical care standards for newborns after a Republican doctor compared the bill to the federal health care law.
Missouri casinos could begin offering lines of credit to high rollers under legislation given final approval Tuesday by state lawmakers.
The hospital is Missouri’s only maximum-security psychiatric facility and the oldest public mental health facility west of the Mississippi River.
The caucus on Monday chose Rep. Kim Gardner to be policy chair.
The Fulton State Hospital is Missouri’s only maximum-security psychiatric facility and the oldest public mental health facility west of the Mississippi River.
Lawmakers for years have debated proposals that would make helmets optional.
The bill would allow use of a cannabis extract by people whose epilepsy is not relieved by other types of treatments.
Missouri has passed a bill that will allow motorcyclists ages 21 and above to go without wearing helmets on the road.
He says there are no federal solutions to many problems confronting governments.
The proposal calls for spending at least $200 million on a new state mental health facility in Fulton.