The legislative session started today. The folks in control are up to their usual tenther antics:
FIRST REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE BILL NO. 137
97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES HINSON (Sponsor), MILLER, ROWLAND, LICHTENEGGER AND BAHR (Co-sponsors).
0656H.01I. D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk
To amend chapter 1, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to state implementation of federal programs.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Chapter 1, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 1.380, to read as follows:
1.380. 1. No state agency shall administer, implement, or expand any federal program before obtaining approval from the general assembly.
2. For the purposes of this section, “state agency” shall mean any department, division, board, commission, office or other agency of the state of Missouri.
[emphasis in original]
So, the Missouri General Assembly will get to approve individual student loans? Just asking.