Archive | March, 2013

for the week ending March 15, 2013

Industry Issues Advance Before Break: Several industry issues gained ground this week before lawmakers adjourned Thursday for their annual ten-day spring break. The legislature, in session for the last ten weeks, will have eight weeks remaining on the schedule when they return March 25. On Wednesday, the House Utilities Committee approved HB 331 and HB […]

for the week ending March 8, 2013

Spring Seminar Set for St. Louis: Plan to join your industry colleagues April 29 and 30 for the 2013 MTIA Business Strategy Seminar at the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark. The event includes our always-popular group reception and dinner prior to the Cards-Reds game at Busch Stadium. Our half-day seminar will feature an in-depth […]

for the week ending March 1, 2013

Senate Approves Data Center Incentives: On a 27-7 vote, the Missouri Senate gave final approval Thursday to legislation establishing sales tax incentives for the location of data storage centers in the state. The incentive program was part of a broader tax credit reform and economic development package. The bill, SS SCS SB 120, now goes […]