Topic: Legislative Session General Updates

Gov. Dayton Releases 2016-2017 State Budget Proposal

(Published Feb 2, 2015)

The recommendations include relatively few new city budget resources, but some proposed appropriation increases could benefit cities.

Legislature Establishes Committee Deadlines

(Published Jan 26, 2015)

Mark your calendar for the Easter/Passover break to meet with legislators while they are in their districts.

2015 Legislative Session Convenes

(Published Jan 12, 2015)

Early bill introductions include several initiatives of interest to cities.

House Announces Member Committee Assignments for 2015-2016 Biennium

(Published Dec 22, 2014)

With the session convening in less than three weeks, House committee membership assignments were announced by the speaker-elect.

Effects of Capitol Construction on 2015 Legislative Session

(Published Dec 8, 2014)

City officials visiting the state Capitol should be aware of very limited public space and other changes during the Capitol restoration.