by State Rep. J. Eggleston
In the past few weeks, I have written about a number of bills the Missouri legislature passed in the 2016 session. These capitol reports have covered Step Therapy, Livestock Liability and Civics Education. This week, the report is about House Bill 1599 sponsored by Rep. Don Phillips (R-Kimberling City), which covers the subject of child adoption.
There are over 500,000 adoptees in Missouri (about 8%