Session 2018: Week 11

The eleventh week of the 2018 legislative session included the passing of several key bills and resolutions. The end of our 40-day legislative session is now only days away. We passed the following bills this week: Education In an effort to increase protection in our...

Session 2018: Week 10

My colleagues and I only have five remaining work days until the completion of our session, otherwise known as “Sine Die.” We were extremely busy this week as we reviewed bills passed by the Senate. The following bills were passed this week. Health Senate Bill 357,...

Session 2018: Week 9

On Monday, March 5, my House colleagues and I reconvened for the ninth week of the 2018 legislative session. The majority of our legislative work this week was accomplished in committee hearings as my colleagues and I reviewed bills proposed by the Senate. In addition...

Session 2018: Week 8

Week eight included the much-anticipated “Crossover Day,” the last day a piece of legislation can pass out of its original chamber and still remain eligible for consideration by the opposite legislative chamber. On “Crossover Day,” my colleagues and I remained busy...

Session 2018: Week 7

Week seven included the passing of many bills, as well as the annual State of the Judiciary address. “Crossover Day” is on Wednesday, February 28, so my colleagues and I remained busy with our legislative work this week. Here is a brief summary of week seven’s events:...