A joint conference committee
was meeting in May to reconcile the nearly $260 million difference between the House and Senate budgets, according to Missouri Digital News.
Weaver, representing the Baptist Joint Conference Committee
, denounced the Taylor affair as preferential treatment of a religious group and protested personally in a meeting with the president.
The House and Senate proposed a 2-year carryback, which ultimately was adopted by the joint conference committee
, with a 20-year carryforward.
The two bills were sent to a Joint Conference Committee
to hash out a compromise.
The pay package passed in the Senate only after it was sharply reduced in a late joint conference committee
Differences between the Senate and House versions are being negotiated by a joint conference committee
The entire Senate must pass the tax provisions before the measure reaches the joint conference committee
Other differences in the House and Senate bills are being worked out in a joint conference committee
which is expected to put out a final bill for an up or down vote later this month.
The bills are now being merged in a joint conference committee