The bill would allow mothers to discreetly breast-feed in public places and excuse nursing mothers from jury duty.
The panel is also scheduled to consider the budget for the state Revenue Department, despite recent tensions surrounding the department.
The measure, which was sent to the House by a 24-9 Senate vote, was touted by its sponsor as a way to protect the rights of business owners.
Sen. Kurt Schaefer, R-Columbia, said the department has been violating state privacy laws by sharing Missourians’ personal information.
A proposal would allow those communities to keep ticket revenue to cover just 20 percent of their operating budget.
The Senate subpoenaed the Revenue Department this week for information on whether it’s sharing personal information from driver’s license applicants.
“It’s nearly impossible for a victim of legitimate rape to become pregnant,” the actor says, a paraphrase of Rep. Akin’s August 18, 2012 comment.
Retailers would be barred from charging consumers an extra fee for paying with a credit card under a bill being considered by a Missouri Senate committee.
Analysis: Peak expected to reach $355 million in 2016, then dip to $118 million in 2019.
The tax would require approval by Missouri voters and go back on a statewide ballot after 10 years.