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State Capitol Report - Feb. 10, 2017

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 5:50pm

The 100th General Assembly has begun its work for the 2017 spring session. The main activity this week at the Capitol was bill introductions. In fact, TODAY marks the deadline for bills to be introduced in either the House or Senate. Before noon today there were over 5,500 bills introduced and it is expected by the end of the day there will be hundreds if not thousands more. 

Date:  February 10, 2017

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State Capitol Report - Dec. 2, 2016

Fri, 12/02/2016 - 3:29pm

The General Assembly completed its annual fall session Thursday evening and scheduled two days in January for a wrap-up of the current 99th General Assembly. These two “lame duck” session days will be watched closely as unresolved issues could be on the table. There are 14 members of the current House of Representatives that are NOT returning and four members of the Senate. Those elected to the General Assembly at November’s general election will be sworn in to the 100th General Assembly on January 11, 2017.

Date:  December 2, 2016

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