Carl's Capitol Comments
Six Newton bills pass to Senate; one would let 14-year-olds drive on farms
March 16, 2022
Last week was an incredibly busy one in the House. We heard 158 bills, passing most of those over to the State Senate for their consideration. We'll have a few long days of floor week this week and then take a short spring break to spend time with our families before we hit the ground running hard again to meet the deadline for bills to be passed off the House Floor.
After that, the House will start hearing Senate bills in committee and then on the floor, and the Senate will begin considering House bills.
During the weeks leading up to a deadline, people can get a little agitated. Tempers...