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Carl's Capitol Comments


March 20, 2019

We just finished Week 6 of this legislative session, which is referred to as deadline week. This is the week when all legislation that originates in the House has to been passed by the full House of Representatives to stay alive this session. We heard 169 bills this past week alone, passing 390 bills total over to the Senate. Next, we’ll get about 435 Senate bills to consider.

Some legislation has already made it into law. The governor this week signed bills that will give him the ability to hire or fire agency directors at five of the state’s largest appropriated agencies. The governo...

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