Building the budget up
Legislative update - Week 6
February 21, 2019
We are two weeks out from the deadline for General Policy bills in the legislature. These are policy bills that do not have any dollars associated with them. Every committee has been having full hearing schedules trying to work through them all and either pass or fail them before the deadline. This also means that you can count on seeing a substantial increase in the number of bills coming alive this week as legislators try to get their bills through the process in time.
Any bill that deals with money, whether it is appropriating dollars or dealing with tax/fee/surcharge increases do not h...