Apr 20

Missouri legislature considering funding for senior services

Date: April 20, 2017 | Category: News

Care Connection is watching the Missouri General Assembly as the House Committee on Insurance Policy considers HB 540, the Senior Services Growth and Development Program. The committee is scheduled to vote on the bill on Tuesday, April 25, either at noon or upon morning adjournment, whichever is later.
House Bill 540 is the companion bill to SB 192. Both bills would create a new stream of funding for services for Missouri’s seniors.
Click here for information about the Senior Growth and Development Program
Here is a link to the testimony of Catherine Edwards, Executive Director of Missouri Association of Area Agencies on Aging, about the proposal.
Here is a list of committee members:
Engler, Kevin, Chair 573-751-3455
Wiemann, John, Vice Chair 573-751-2176
Ellebracht, Mark, Ranking Minority Member 573-751-1218
Burnett, Ingrid 573-751-3310
Burns, Bob 573-751-0211
Messenger, Jeffrey 573-751-2381
Morris, Lynn 573-751-2565
Muntzel, Dave 573-751-0169
Pfautsch, Donna 573-751-9766
Shull, Noel J 573-751-9458
Stephens, Mike 573-751-1347