Legislative Deadline Passes With Work Unfinished, Special Session Unclear
The Legislature could not come to agreement on a variety of spending bills prior to last night’s midnight deadline and will adjourn today. There are ongoing discussions regarding the potential of a short special session if agreement can be reached quickly. Unfortunately, several of our key objectives were caught in the crossfire because larger bills they were attached to did not get passed. The following measures would require a special session in order to pass omnibus bills related to taxes, jobs and environment:
What Did Pass?
Several of our legislative priorities were passed into law this session:
Stay tuned for additional updates on a potential special session.
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