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GOP: March 20-24 Bill Analyses

GOP: March 20-24 Bill Analyses

HF 566 – HF 166 – Realignment of School Elections HF 571 – HF 213 – Confidentiality of Video and Audio HF 573 – Home Rule Statutory HF 572 – WIOA HF 576 – Background Investigations HF 548 – Stroke Improvement HF 531 – Asset Verification

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GOP: Smart Sentencing Reform

GOP: Smart Sentencing Reform

Smart Sentencing Reform As we approach the second legislative funnel and enter the final weeks of session, the House continues work on priority legislation and the budget. This week, we passed a number of bills including HF 548 which improves stroke care by establishing a…

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GOP: Broadening the Conversation

GOP: Broadening the Conversation

Broadening the Conversation Only about three weeks remain for this year’s session so our focus will soon turn to the state budget.  Budget chairs have already begun their work reviewing the various programs and line items in their budgets. For years, conversations about our education…

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Dems: Weekly Bill Tracking, Thurs. Mar. 16 – Wed. Mar. 22, 2017

WEEKLY BILL TRACKING Thurs. Mar. 16 – Wed. Mar. 22, 2017 HOUSE DEMOCRATIC RESEARCH STAFF   Agriculture SF 447          CAFO Nuisance Excemption.  Creates a permanent nuisance category for confined animal…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – March 23, 2017

GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – March 23, 2017

A new version of the March 2017 Newsletter is available for viewing:  Click the link below to view the PDF version: Caucus Newsletter 3-23-17 In this edition: House Gives Okay to…

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Dems: Transportation Committee Report – week 11, 2017

SF 234 – Makes texting and driving a primary offense SF 406 – Permit not required by a farmer operating a motor vehicle SF 448 – Salvage title without surrendering…

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Dems: Human Resources Committee Report – week 11, 2017

SF 51—Cytomegalovirus (CMV) awareness and screening SF 359—Fetal tissue SF 458—Psychiatric Practitioner loan repayment program SF 484—Board of Pharmacy policy bill HF 232—Death pronouncements by nurses and physician assistants HF…

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Dems: State Government Committee Report – week 11, 2017

SF 408 – Licensure for architects SF 489 – Legalizing consumer fireworks HF 295 – Local government pre-emption HF 462 – Confidentiality of certain gambling records   FLOOR ACTION SF…

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Dems: Veterans Affairs Committee Report – week 11, 2017

HF 241 – County Commissions of Veterans Affairs administration of duties   COMMITTEE ACTION HF 241 prevents a county board of supervisors or county commission of veteran affairs from placing administration of…

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