Topic: Legislative Session General Updates

Special Session 2015: Results Affecting Cities

(Published Jun 15, 2015)

League-supported initiatives in workforce housing and broadband were included in the final bills that were passed.

Legislative Leaders and Governor Work Toward Ending Impasse

(Published Jun 2, 2015)

The status of the workforce housing grant program and the Border-to-Border Broadband Program are still unknown.

Cities Bulletin Coming on Tuesday Next Week

(Published May 15, 2015)

The Cities Bulletin will come a day late so the League can report on the last minutes of the legislative session.

Session Update: What to Expect in the Remaining Six Weeks

(Published Apr 6, 2015)

The biennial state budget will be the major focus of the Legislature before its May 18 adjournment deadline.

House and Senate Leadership Release Budget Targets

(Published Mar 30, 2015)

With the passing of the policy committee deadlines, focus of the Legislature will be on the state budget.

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.