Missouri Senators approved Senate Bill 10-39.  Senator Jason Crowell of Cape Girardeau says the measure would allow retirees of local government to deduct health insurance from their retirement.

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Senator Crowell

The bill now heads to the Governor for final approval.

Senators also debated House Bill 1623 which would modify provisions relating to political subdivisions was debated on the Senate Floor.  Senator Ryan McKenna of Crystal City discusses the contract bidding process.

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Senator McKenna

The measure has been set aside for further debate.