Today, Governor Mike Parson signed 11 pieces of legislation into law, including two major criminal justice reform bills.
State and Regional News
President Donald Trump today approved Missouri’s request for a major disaster declaration to assist residents and businesses in 20 counties in the state affected by flooding, tornadoes, and severe storms that began April 29 and continue to impact the state.
• eWIC will improve user experience and strengthen program’s integrity
The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) is offering families a new way to shop for WIC-approved food using an electronic benefit transfer (EBT) card, eWIC.
Missouri State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick today announced that his administration returned $45,083,224.85 of Unclaimed Property in the recent fiscal year that closed June 30th, breaking the record for most property returned in a year. In the prior fiscal year, the Unclaimed Property Division returned $44,696,518.89.
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) will begin accepting medical marijuana facility applications on August 3.