Missouri HB 1117 Read for 2nd Time

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:NickbigdMissouri House Bill 1117 – Missouri and Midwest High-Speed Rail Commission Act was read for the second time this legislative session. The bill is sponsored by Representative Michael Brown (Democrat, District 50) of the Kansas City area.

“This bill establishes the Missouri and Midwest High-Speed Rail Commission Act and the Missouri and Midwest High-Speed Rail Commission consisting of 12 public members appointed by the Governor with the directors of the departments of Transportation and Economic Development and the chairperson of the Highways and Transportation Commission as ex-officio members. The member qualifications, the procedure for filling vacancies, and the reimbursement of travel expenses are specified in the bill.”

You can track HB 1117 and all house bills on the State of Missouri website: Bill Tracking