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Legislative Council October Update

Posted Date: 
October 2, 2012
Contact: 
Susan Byorth Fox, Executive Director, Legislative Services Division

The Legislative Council continued to plan for the upcoming legislative session when it met in late August.

Legislative Council August Update

Posted Date: 
August 1, 2012
Contact: 
Susan Byorth Fox, Executive Director, Legislative Services Division

The Legislative Council will meet Aug. 24 to approve the preliminary Legislative Branch budget for the 2014-2015 biennium for submittal to the Office of Budget and Program Planning. The council also will consider additional topics related to the upcoming legislative session and will decide whether to request any committee legislation. The Rules Subcommittee will meet to adopt draft bills to forward to the House and Senate Rules committees, which will meet Dec. 3.

Legislative Council July Update

Posted Date: 
July 3, 2012
Contact: 
Susan Byorth Fox, Executive Director, Legislative Services Division

The Legislative Council will meet in August, when it will take up the proposed budget for the legislative branch. The approved budget will be submitted to the Office of Budget and Program Planning to be included in the budget submitted by the governor to the 2013 Legislature.

Legislative Council June Update

Posted Date: 
June 4, 2012
Contact: 
Susan Byorth Fox, Executive Director, Legislative Services Division

The Legislative Council and two subcommittees met in early May. The Rules Subcommittee met May 2 to review a list of options to revise House and Senate rules and joint rules. Bill drafts will be prepared from those options for consideration at the August meeting.