DAILY SESSION SUMMARY
For Friday, 01/30/2015
IN SESSION
There are 43 states, DC, US and PR in Regular Session. There are no States in Special Session.

In Regular Session:
AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, PR, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, US, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY
In Special Session:
No states currently meeting in special session

CONVENING:
NV convenes on 02/02/2015.
OK convenes on 02/02/2015.
OR convenes on 02/02/2015.


No Special Sessions scheduled to convene.


IN RECESS:
OK until 02/02/2015
KY until 02/03/2015
AL until 03/03/2015

PREFILING FOR 2015 SESSIONS:
FL - Prefiling for 2015 began: 07/24/2014
NV - BDR Drafting for 2015 began: 07/14/2014
OR - Prefiling began: 01/12/2015

IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES:
CA on 01/30/2015 Last day to submit bill requests to the Office of Legislative Counsel.
HI on 01/30/2015 Grant/Subsidies Cutoff.
HI on 01/30/2015 Recess #2.
ID on 01/30/2015 House personal bill deadline.
SD on 01/30/2015 All bill drafts with sponsors due back in LRC by 5:00 p.m.
FL on 02/01/2015 Notice Deadline for Local Bills for opening day introduction that require proof of publication 30 days prior to being introduced.
AZ on 02/02/2015 Last day for Senate bills to be introduced. Legislative Council completes delivery of House intro sets.
CO on 02/02/2015 Introducing supplemental appropriation bills recommended by the Joint Budget Committee.
FL on 02/02/2015 Interim Committee Meetings.
KS on 02/02/2015 Last day for members to submit requests to Revisor's office for bill drafts.
MD on 02/02/2015 Final Date for Governor to Introduce Capital Budget Bill.
NV on 02/02/2015 Session Convenes.
OK on 02/02/2015 Legislature convenes.
OR on 02/02/2015 Convening the 78th Legislative Assembly.
WY on 02/02/2015 Last day for House Bills to be submitted to LSO for introduction.
KY on 02/03/2015 Part II of the session convenes.
MS on 02/03/2015 Deadline for committees to report general bills and constitutional amendments originating in own house.
SD on 02/03/2015 Final day to introduce individual bills and joint resolutions.
CO on 02/04/2015 Committees to meet with the Joint Budget Committee to review department budget priorities.
SD on 02/04/2015 Final day to introduce committee bills and joint resolutions.
CO on 02/05/2015 House committees to report House bills introduced on or before the 7th legislative day, other than the House Appropriations Committee.
UT on 02/05/2015 Last day to request bills or appropriations without floor approval (by noon). Last day to approve bills for numbering without floor approval (by noon).
IA on 02/06/2015 Final day for Senator and Representatives to request bill drafts to the Legislative Services Agency. (Senate Rule 27 and House Rule 29).
KY on 02/06/2015 Last day for new bill requests.
MD on 02/06/2015 Senate Bill Introduction Date.
NH on 02/06/2015 Last day to amend House Rules by majority vote.
NH on 02/06/2015 Last day to introduce House Bills.
WY on 02/06/2015 Last day for bills to be reported out of Committee in house of origin.
AZ on 02/09/2015 Last day for House bills to be introduced.
FL on 02/09/2015 Interim Committee Meetings.
ID on 02/09/2015 Deadline for Bill Drafting Request to LSO for the 36th Day.
KS on 02/09/2015 Last day for Committees, except House and Senate Federal and State Affairs, Senate Ways and Means, Senate Assessment and Taxation, House committees on Calendar and Printing, Appropriations, Taxation or select committees in either house when authorized, to submit requests to Revisor's office for bill drafts.
ND on 02/09/2015 Deadline for rereferrals of bills in house of origin to Appropriations Committees.
WY on 02/09/2015 Last day for Committee of the Whole in house of origin.
WY on 02/10/2015 Last day for Second Reading in house of origin.
AR on 02/11/2015 Deadline to file constitutional amendments.
HI on 02/11/2015 Recess #3.
KS on 02/11/2015 Last day for individuals to introduce bills in originating chamber.
WY on 02/11/2015 Last day for Third Reading on Bills in house of origin.
CO on 02/12/2015 Senate committees to report Senate bills, other than the Senate Appropriations Committee.
HI on 02/12/2015 First Crossover (Bills).
MS on 02/12/2015 Deadline for original floor action on general bills and constitutional amendments in own house.
KS on 02/13/2015 Last day for committees, except those previously listed, to introduce bills in originating chamber.
KY on 02/13/2015 Last day for new Senate bills.
MD on 02/13/2015 House Bill Introduction Date.
MS on 02/13/2015 Deadline for reconsideration and passage of general bills and constitutional amendments originating in own house.
NE on 02/13/2015 Recess.
WY on 02/13/2015 President's Day Recess.
CA on 02/16/2015 Presidents' Day observed.
FL on 02/16/2015 Interim Committee Meetings.
HI on 02/16/2015 President's Day Holiday.
ID on 02/16/2015 Last day for non-privileged committees to introduce bills. Deadline for Constitutional Amendments and Joint Resolutions.
MS on 02/16/2015 Deadline to dispose of motions to reconsider general bills and constitutional amendments originating in own house.
MT on 02/16/2015 Last day for Committee to request General Bills and Resolutions (LEG DAY 36).
WY on 02/16/2015 President's Day Recess.
KY on 02/17/2015 Last day for new House bills.
CO on 02/19/2015 House committees to report remaining House bills, other than the House Appropriations Committee.
NM on 02/19/2015 Deadline for introduction.
ID on 02/20/2015 JFAC Target to Complete Budget Hearings.
SD on 02/20/2015 Last day to use J.R. 5-17.
ID on 02/23/2015 JFAC Budget Setting Begins.
ND on 02/24/2015 Bills and resolutions except constitutional amendments and study resolutions must be reported out of committee in house of origin. Deadline for introducing amendments to the Constitution of North Dakota and study resolutions.
SD on 02/24/2015 Last day to move required delivery of bills or joint resolutions in the house of origin.
CO on 02/25/2015 Final passage of Senate bills in the Senate and House bills in the House.
FL on 02/25/2015 Deadline for approving final drafts of general bills and joint resolutions, including companion bills.
MS on 02/25/2015 Deadline for original floor action on appropriations and revenue bills originating in own house.
NC on 02/25/2015 Filing deadline for bills recommended by study commissions.
SD on 02/25/2015 Last day for a bill or joint resolution to pass the house of origin.
SD on 02/25/2015 Last day for introduction of concurrent resolutions and commemorations.
HI on 02/26/2015 Mandatory 5-Day Recess.
MO on 02/26/2015 Last day to introduce Senate bills.
MS on 02/26/2015 Deadline for reconsideration and passage of appropriations and revenue bills originating in own house.
MT on 02/26/2015 Transmittal of General Bills to other Chamber; Last day to request Appropriations Bills (LEG DAY 45).
CA on 02/27/2015 Last day for bills to be introduced (J.R. 61(a)(1), J.R. 54(a)).
KS on 02/27/2015 Last day to consider bills in house of origin, except House and Senate Federal and State Affairs, Senate Ways and Means, Senate Assessment and Taxation, House Committees on Calendar and Printing, Appropriations, Taxation or select committees of either house when so authorized.
LA on 02/27/2015 Prefiling deadline for retirement bills - including constitutional amendments affecting retirement.
MS on 02/27/2015 Deadline to dispose of motions to reconsider appropriations and revenue bills originating in own house.
MT on 02/27/2015 Transmittal Break.
ND on 02/27/2015 Crossover deadline for bills.
WY on 02/27/2015 Last day for bills to be reported out of Committee in second house.
ND on 02/28/2015 Spring Recess.
VA on 02/28/2015 Projected Adjournment of Session.

ADJOURNMENTS:
VA is projected to adjourn on 02/28/2015

Adjourned Sessions
DE "a", DC, IL, NY, NJ, VA "a"

GOVERNORS'/PRESIDENT'S ACTIONS:
DC Governor's deadline is 01/31/2015.
NY Governor's deadline is 02/06/2015.
IL Governor's deadline is 03/14/2015.
NJ Governor's deadline is 02/25/2016.

Signing Deadlines Past
DE "a", VA "a"

BILL VOLUME:

Last WeekYear to DateProjected 2015 Volume
Prefiles 3003 30527 35000
Introductions 11250 49799 151000
Enacts/Adopts 396 3239 40000

UPCOMING ELECTIONS (01/29/2015 - 02/19/2015):
02/03/2015 Georgia Runoff
House Districts 50 and 120

02/10/2015 Arkansas Runoff
Senate District 16

02/10/2015 Florida Special Primary
House District 64

02/10/2015 Iowa Special Election
House District 23

02/17/2015 Florida Special Election
House District 13

02/17/2015 Texas Special Election
House Districts 13, 17 and 123
Senate District 26



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