Gov. Nixon vetoes bill that would have invaded Missourians’ privacy, required creation of new government database
New database would have allowed broad access to the personal information of hundreds of thousands of law-abiding Missourians
JEFFERSON CITY – Gov. Jay Nixon today vetoed a bill that would have required the state government to create a database of every Missourian who has ever filed a workers’ compensation claim, and allowed employers to easily access this information online.