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Process over Speed

February 8, 1996
By: Candyce Clifft
State Capital Bureau

Debate on the House version of the speed limit bill has been anything but speedy on the Senate floor. Candyce Clifft has more from Jefferson City...

Story:Clifft
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OutCue: SOC

Instead of debating the speed limit bill as scheduled, the Senate spent two hours debating Senate rules. Debate on the speed limit bill has been postponed until Tuesday. Senate President Pro Tem Jim Mathewson says some senators don't want to set new limits...

Actuality:Mathewson
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OutCue: 1974 speed limits
Contents: There are members of the Senate who do not want a speed limit bill.

The legislature has until March 1 before the pre 1974 speeds automatically take effect. From the state capitol, I'm Candyce Clifft.