Category: Departments

Commissioners say Missouri is falling behind in reimbursing counties for jail per diems

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri’s prisons have been a focus over the past year, as lawmakers expressed their concerns about the rising cost of legal settlements coming from the Missouri Department of Corrections. The...

Department of Higher Education hosting two public hearings on administrative rules

Department of Higher Education hosting two public hearings on administrative rules

State departments working to update and streamline rules to improve efficiency Missourians will have an opportunity to comment on Department of Higher Education administrative rules at two public hearings Sept. 13-14 in Jefferson City....

State Releases July 2017 General Revenue Report

State Releases July 2017 General Revenue Report

JEFFERSON CITY – State Budget Director Dan Haug announced today that July 2017 net general revenue collections increased 5.7 percent compared to July 2016, from $543.1 million last year to $574.2 million this year....

Missouri Insurance Department returns over $4 million to Missourians in first half of 2017 and releases Consumer Complaint Index

Missouri Insurance Department returns over $4 million to Missourians in first half of 2017 and releases Consumer Complaint Index

Jefferson City, Mo- The Missouri Department of Insurance helped consumers who filed complaints against their insurance company receive an additional $4 million in claim payments in the first half of 2017. “Our consumer affairs...