A bill, filled today by Representative Chuck Gatschenberger (r):
SECOND REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE BILL NO. 2174
97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVE GATSCHENBERGER.
6406H.02I D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk
To amend chapter 571, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the enforcement of federal executive actions.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Chapter 571, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 571.145, to read as follows:
571.145. 1. No federal executive action issued by the President of the United States including, but not limited to, executive orders, memorandums, proclamations, or signing statements not specifically appropriated by the United States Congress shall compel the state of Missouri to expend any of its own funds or commandeer any of its own employees or designees to enforce such executive actions.
2. Any existing or proposed federal executive action described in subsection 1 of this section that infringes upon the second amendment of the Constitution of the United States or article I, section 23 of the Constitution of Missouri, as interpreted by the United States Supreme Court or the Missouri supreme court, shall have no force and effect, and no funds shall be appropriated by this state, and no employees or designees of this state shall be required or permitted to promulgate or enforce such executive actions.
[emphasis in original]
Representative Chuck Gatschenbereger (r), working to keep Missouri safe from whatever.
Or, maybe it’s a requirement when you file to run for the state senate:
UNOFFICIAL Candidate Filing List
State Senator – District 2
Republican Name Mailing Address Random Number Date Filed
Bob Onder 2090 KEY HARBOUR DR LAKE ST LOUIS MO 63367 80 2/25/2014
Vicki Schneider 429 N MAIN ST O FALLON MO 63366 116 2/25/2014
Chuck Gatschenberger 2491 FOXBRIDGE CT LAKE ST LOUIS MO 63367 477 2/25/2014
Yeah, that’s probably it. No one in the Missouri General Assembly ever files a bill for the express purpose of wasting time and effort. Oh, wait…