Ozark Radio News: Missouri Senate approves bill on illegal reentry

 (Jefferson City) – Part of Tuesday afternoon is spent talking about what to do with certain criminals who commit felonies in our state.

Senator Mike Cunningham (R-Rogersville) sponsors Senate Bill 34, legislation that would create the crime of illegal reentry. He told colleagues one change has been made to what was introduced last year:

During discussion, Sen. Jill Schupp (D-Creve Coeur) adds she believes more legislation is growing out of fear:

Senate Bill 34 has been given preliminary Missouri Senate approval. The measure would need another positive vote to send it to the Missouri House.

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