Topic: Legislative Session General Updates

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.

Three Major Bills Left in Remaining Days of Session

(Published May 15, 2014)

Action on the supplemental omnibus tax bill, supplemental budget bill, and bonding bill remain.

Session Update: What to Watch in the Remaining Weeks

(Published Apr 14, 2014)

Many city-related issues remain in play for legislative action in the final weeks of the legislative session.

Gov. Dayton Unveils Supplemental Budget

(Published Mar 10, 2014)

The governor’s supplemental budget includes the expansion of the sales tax exemption to other government entities.

Getting Ready for Session 2014

(Published Feb 24, 2014)

The 88th Minnesota Legislature convenes for the second half of the biennium on Feb. 25.

Head Start: House Members Introduce 280 Bills Before Session

(Published Jan 21, 2014)

Session starts Feb. 25, but House committees are already holding hearings for bills on a variety of topics, from capital projects to taxes to transportation.