Category: House

Corlew hopes to verify expert testimony is actually expert

Corlew hopes to verify expert testimony is actually expert

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Rep. Kevin Corlew, R-Kansas City, pre-filed a bill last week that would modify certain provisions intended to make expert witness testimony in court cases more reliable. Corlew is basing this bill,...

Cornejo files legislation expanding gun accessibility

Cornejo files legislation expanding gun accessibility

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Rep. Robert Cornejo, R-St. Peters, pre-filed two pieces of legislation that will expand gun rights across the state. HB 1764 and HB 1765 are designed by Cornejo to, in his view,...

Corlew files senior property tax relief bill

Corlew files senior property tax relief bill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Rep. Kevin Corlew pre-filed a bill Wednesday to provide property tax relief to seniors.   The bill, HB 1650, would give Missouri counties the opportunity to put a cap...

Solon joins in on ethics reform legislation pre-filings

Solon joins in on ethics reform legislation pre-filings

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Rep. Sheila Solon, R-Blue Springs, joined a growing number of legislators in an effort to improve ethics at the Capitol. She pre-filed legislation Tuesday which would ban meals and gifts...

Rep. Mike Kelley Files Legislation to Create Toby’s Law

Rep. Mike Kelley Files Legislation to Create Toby’s Law

Legislation would require DUI offenders to participate in a Victim Impact Panel   JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. –Rep. Mike Kelley wants DUI offenders to better understand the lasting and long-term effects of driving while impaired....

Rep. Steve Lynch Files Legislation to Save the Lives of Drug Overdose Victims

Rep. Steve Lynch Files Legislation to Save the Lives of Drug Overdose Victims

  JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Rep. Steve Lynch recently filed three pieces of legislation with a focus on providing lifesaving support for heroin and opiate overdose victims. Lynch has successfully advocated on behalf...