Missouri Senate committee OKs rewritten bill on AmerenUE plant plan

Wednesday, April 1, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CDT; updated 8:47 a.m. CDT, Wednesday, April 1, 2009

JEFFERSON CITY – Columbia Sen. Kurt Schaefer has rewritten a bill that would allow AmerenUE to raise its electric rates to cover financing costs of building a second nuclear power plant in Callaway County before the plant is complete.