DAILY SESSION SUMMARY
For Thursday, 08/21/2014
IN SESSION
There is 1 state, DC and PR in Regular Session. OH is in Skeleton Session. MA is in Informal Session. There is 1 state in Special Session.

In Regular Session:
CA, DC, PR
In Special Session:
CA "b"

CONVENING:
No Regular Sessions are scheduled to convene this week.


No Special Sessions are scheduled to convene this week.


IN RECESS:
MI until 08/27/2014
NJ until 09/08/2014
US until 09/08/2014
PA until 09/15/2014
VA "a" until 09/18/2014
NY until 10/06/2014
IL until 11/19/2014
DE "c" until 01/13/2015

PREFILING FOR 2015 SESSIONS:
CO - Drafting began: 08/19/2014
FL - Prefiling for 2015 began: 07/24/2014
KY - BR filing for 2015 began: 05/30/2014
MT - Drafting for 2015 began: 07/03/2013
NV - BDR Drafting for 2015 began: 07/14/2014
VA - Prefiling for 2015 began: 7/21/2014
WY - Drafting for 2015 began: 06/24/2014

IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES:
CA on 08/22/2014 Last day to amend bills on the Floor (J.R. 61(b)(16)).
AK on 08/30/2014 Projected Governor's Deadline.
RI on 08/30/2014 Projected Governor's Deadline.
CA on 08/31/2014 Last day for each house to pass bills (Art. IV, Sec. 10(c), J.R. 61(b)(17)). Final Recess begins upon adjournment (J.R. 51(b)(3)).
DE on 09/01/2014 Projected Governor's deadline.
MO on 09/10/2014 Veto Session.
NH on 09/15/2014 First day for incumbents running for re-election to file LSRs with complete information.
NH on 09/17/2014 Veto Session.
DC on 09/19/2014 Committee of the Whole Meeting.
NC on 09/20/2014 Projected Governor's deadline.

ADJOURNMENTS:
CA is projected to adjourn on 08/31/2014
CA "b" regarding Rainy Day Fund Changes is projected to adjourn on 08/31/2014

Adjourned Sessions
AK, AL, AR, AR "a", AZ, AZ "a", CA "a", CO, CT, DE, DE "b", FL, FL "a", GA, HI, IA, ID, IL "a", IL "b", IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, ME, MN, MO, MS, MS "a", MS "b", NC, NE, NH, NJ "a", NM, OK, OR, PR "a", PR "b", RI, SC, SD, TN, UT, VT, WA, WA "a", WA "b", WA "c", WI, WI "c", WV, WV "a", WV "b", WY

GOVERNORS'/PRESIDENT'S ACTIONS:
FL "a" Governor's deadline is 08/26/2014.
AK Governor's deadline is 08/30/2014.
RI Governor's deadline is 08/30/2014.
DE Governor's deadline is 09/01/2014.
NC Governor's deadline is 09/20/2014.

Signing Deadlines Past
AL, AR, AR "a", AZ, AZ "a", CA "a", CO, CT, DE "b", FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL "a", IL "b", IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, ME, MN, MO, MS, MS "a", MS "b", NE, NH, NJ "a", NM, OK, OR, PR "a", PR "b", SC, SD, TN, UT, VT, WA, WA "a", WA "b", WA "c", WI, WI "c", WV, WV "a", WV "b", WY

BILL VOLUME:

Last WeekYear to DateProjected 2014 Volume
Prefiles 67 40827 35000
Introductions 106 170558 151000
Enacts/Adopts 410 24132 40000

UPCOMING ELECTIONS (08/21/2014 - 09/11/2014):
08/26/2014 Arizona Primary Election
House (All)
Senate (All)
Constitutional Officers: Governor, Secretary of State, Treasurer, Attorney General, Superintendent of Public Instruction
US House (All)

08/26/2014 Florida Primary Election
House (All)
Senate (Even)
Constitutional Officers: Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Chief Financial Officer, Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services
US House (All)

08/26/2014 Oklahoma Primary Runoff
House Districts 29, 38, 43, 61, 65, 69, 88, 89 and 99
Senate Districts 8, 22 and 40
Constitutional Officers: Superintendent of Public Instruction
US House (CD 5)
US Senate (Class 3 (Coburn))

08/26/2014 Vermont Primary Election
House (All)
Senate (All)
Constitutional Officers: Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of State, Treasurer, Attorney General, Auditor of Accounts
US House (All)

09/09/2014 Delaware Primary Election
House (All)
Senate Districts 2, 3, 4, 6, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18 and 21
Constitutional Officers: Treasurer, Attorney General, Auditor
US House (All)
US Senate (Class 2 (Coons))

09/09/2014 Massachusetts Primary Election
House (All)
Senate (All)
Constitutional Officers: Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of the Commonwealth, Treasurer and Receiver-General, Auditor
US House (All)
US Senate (Class 2 (Markey))

09/09/2014 New Hampshire Primary Election
House (All)
Senate (All)
Constitutional Officers: Governor
US House (All)
US Senate (Class 2 (Shaheen))

09/09/2014 New York Primary Election
Assembly (All)
Senate (All)

09/09/2014 Rhode Island Primary Election
House (All)
Senate (All)
Constitutional Officers: Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, General Treasurer
US House (All)
US Senate (Class 2 (Reed))

09/09/2014 Texas Special Election
Senate District 28



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