Trending United States National Legislation
This is a list of the currently trending legislation across the entire United States over the last 72 hours as measured by public interest and activity. You may also view trends in individual states.
|#1||IL||HB3668||Introduced||Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a committed person who is at least 50 years of age and who has served at least 25 consecutive years of imprisonment in a Department of Corrections institution or facility may petition the Prisoner...|
|#2||MN||HF826||Passed||Safe and supportive schools provided by prohibiting bullying.|
Author added Clark
|#3||TX||HB705||Passed||Relating to the definition of emergency services personnel for purposes of the enhanced penalty prescribed for an assault committed against a person providing services in that capacity.|
Effective on 9/1/13
|#4||CA||SB808||Enrolled||An act to amend Sections 11106, 16520, 23910, and 30105 of, and to add Chapter 3 (commencing with Section 29180) to Division 7 of Title 4 of Part 6 of, the Penal Code, relating to firearms.|
Enrolled and presented to the Governor at 3 p.m.
|#5||CA||SB199||Enrolled||An act to amend, repeal, and add Sections 16250 and 16700 of the Penal Code, relating to BB devices.|
Enrolled and presented to the Governor at 2 p.m.
|#6||DC||B20-0168||Passed||Cottage Food Act Of 2013|
|#7||TN||HB1385||Failed||As introduced, creates the "Koozer-Kuhn Medical Cannabis Act". - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 29; Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 2; Title 39; Title 43; Title 53, Chapter 11; Title 63 and Title 68.|
Failed In s/c Health Subcommittee of Health Committee
|#8||MI||HB4186||Introduced||Criminal procedure; expunction; record expunction for certain offenders; expand, and provide for under certain circumstances. Amends secs. 1, 3 & 4 of 1965 PA 213 (MCL 780.621 et seq.).|
Referred To Second Reading
|#9||CA||AB1439||Passed||An act to amend Section 17539.1 of the Business and Professions Code, relating to sweepstakes.|
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 592, Statutes of 2014.
|#10||CA||AB383||Passed||An act to amend Sections 1202, 4836.1, 4999.32, 5096.10, 21609.1, 23958.4, 25502.2, and 25600.2 of the Business and Professions Code, to amend Sections 55.56, 56.16, 1195, 1950.5, 2877, 2923.55, 2924.8, 2924.19, 2950, and 3509 of the Civil Code, to a...|
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 76, Statutes of 2013.
|#11||CA||SB260||Passed||An act to amend Sections 3041, 3046, and 4801 of, and to add Section 3051 to, the Penal Code, relating to parole.|
Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 312, Statutes of 2013.
|#12||PA||HB1611||Introduced||An Act amending Title 71 (State Government) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, further providing for eligibility for special early retirement.|
|#13||IL||SB1614||Introduced||Creates the Internet Posting Removal Act. Provides that a web site administrator shall, upon request, remove any posted comments posted by an anonymous poster unless the anonymous poster agrees to attach his or her name to the post and confirms that ...|
|#14||TX||HB724||Passed||Relating to the creation of a commission to study unclaimed land grant mineral proceeds.|
Effective on 9/1/13
|#15||CA||AB52||Passed||An act to amend Section 5097.94 of, and to add Sections 21073, 21074, 21080.3.1, 21080.3.2, 21082.3, 21083.09, 21084.2, and 21084.3 to, the Public Resources Code, relating to Native Americans.|
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 532, Statutes of 2014.
|#16||CA||SB216||Enrolled||An act to add Section 18006 to the Government Code, relating to public employment.|
Enrolled and presented to the Governor at 3 p.m.
|#17||OH||HB133||Introduced||To amend sections 4503.181, 4503.19, 4503.21, 4503.23, and 4549.10 and to enact section 4503.192 of the Revised Code to require that motor vehicles carry only one license plate to be displayed on the rear of the vehicle, and to amend the version of s...|
|#18||TX||HB3791||Introduced||Relating to a "Texas solution" to reforming and addressing issues related to the Medicaid program, including the creation of an alternative program designed to ensure health benefit plan coverage to certain low-income individuals through the private ...|
Committee report sent to Calendars
|#19||TX||HB5||Passed||Relating to public school accountability, including assessment, and curriculum requirements; providing a criminal penalty.|
See remarks for effective date
|#20||GA||HB282||Introduced||A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 36 of the O.C.G.A., relating to local government, so as to enact the "Municipal Broadband Investment Act"; to allow for public providers of broadband service to provide such services in unserved areas; to p...|
House Third Reading Lost
|#21||KY||HB1||Engrossed||Amend KRS 337.275 to raise the state minimum wage to $8.10 per hour on July 1, 2014, $9.15 per hour on July 1, 2015, and $10.10 per hour on July 1, 2016; amend KRS 337.420 to define "equivalent jobs" as those that are equal under the federal Equal Pa...|
|#22||NH||HB110||Introduced||Requiring persons who record cruelty to livestock to report such cruelty and submit such recordings to a law enforcement agency.|
Died on Table
|#23||AL||HB56||Introduced||Insurance Department, insurance holding companies, regulation further provided for, purpose to conform with National Association of Insurance Commissioners, model act, Secs. 10A-20-6.16, 27-21A-23, 27-29-1 to 27-29-7, inclusive, 27-29-10, 27-34-54 am...|
|#24||KY||SB5||Engrossed||Amend KRS 72.026 to increase the scope of mandatory coroner and medical examiner reporting in deaths involving Schedule I deaths; amend KRS 196.286 and 196.288 to direct that a portion of recaptured savings from criminal justice reforms be directed t...|
Committee Substitute defeated
|#25||CA||AB4||Passed||An act to add Chapter 17.1 (commencing with Section 7282) to Division 7 of Title 1 of the Government Code, relating to state government.|
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 570, Statutes of 2013.
|#26||MA||H59||Introduced||Relative to providing retiree healthcare benefits reform. Public Service. February 12, 2013.|
Accompanied a study order, see H4500
|#27||PA||HB162||Engrossed||An Act amending Title 23 (Domestic Relations) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in proceedings prior to petition to adopt, further providing for hearing, for alternative procedure for relinquishment and for grounds for involuntary terminatio...|
|#28||NY||S02230||Passed||Enacts the NY Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement (SAFE) Act of 2013.|
|#29||MA||S1256||Introduced||For legislation to provide for an early retirement incentive for state employees. Public Service.|
Accompanied a study order, see S2113
|#30||IN||HB1061||Passed||Allows a dental hygienist to practice under prescriptive supervision in a dental office, clinical setting, or health facility if certain conditions are met. Allows the board of dentistry to approve other locations where a dental hygienist may practic...|
Signed by the Governor
|#31||CA||SB53||Engrossed||An act to amend Sections 11106, 17315, 30000, 30005, 30312, 30345, 30347, 30350, 30352, and 30365 of, to amend the heading of Article 3 (commencing with Section 30345) of Chapter 1 of Division 10 of Title 4 of Part 6 of, to add Sections 16663, 30313,...|
From Assembly without further action.
|#32||CA||SB809||Passed||An act to add Sections 208, 209, and 2196.8 to the Business and Professions Code, and to amend Sections 11164.1, 11165, and 11165.1 of, and to add Section 11165.5 to, the Health and Safety Code, relating to controlled substances.|
Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 400, Statutes of 2013.
|#33||CA||AB327||Passed||An act to amend Sections 382, 399.15, 739.1, 2827, and 2827.10 of, to amend and renumber Section 2827.1 of, to add Sections 769 and 2827.1 to, and to repeal and add Sections 739.9 and 745 of, the Public Utilities Code, relating to energy.|
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 611, Statutes of 2013.
|#34||US||SB344||Introduced||Prohibits the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from authorizing or otherwise allowing the introduction into commerce of gasoline that contains greater than 10-volume-percent ethanol, including by granting a waiver for new fu...|
|#35||OK||SB275||Introduced||Elections; modifying dates of candidate filing period and providing procedures. Effective date.|
Measure failed: Ayes: 23 Nays: 22
|#36||IN||HB1155||Passed||Relocates and restates certain provisions dealing with the expungement of arrest records, and deletes inconsistent language. (Under current law, there are two inconsistent procedures for expunging arrest records.) Specifies where a petition for expun...|
Public Law 181
|#37||PA||HB1770||Introduced||An Act amending Title 3 (Agriculture) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, providing for labeling of genetically engineered food.|
|#38||NY||S01377||Introduced||Relates to controlled substances and indeterminate sentences; relates to the expansion of merit time and repeals provisions relating to the allowance of limited credit time for inmates.|
|#39||US||SB744||Introduced||Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act - (Sec. 2) States that passage of this Act recognizes that the primary tenets of its success depend on securing U.S. sovereignty and establishing a coherent and just system for ...|
Senate ordered measure printed as passed.
|#40||CA||SB4||Passed||An act to amend Sections 3213, 3215, 3236.5, and 3401 of, and to add Article 3 (commencing with Section 3150) to Chapter 1 of Division 3 of, the Public Resources Code, and to add Section 10783 to the Water Code, relating to oil and gas.|
Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 313, Statutes of 2013.
|#41||GA||SB196||Introduced||A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Sections 32-10-64 and 40-6-54 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the general toll powers, police powers, and rules and regulations of the State Road and Tollway Authority and the designat...|
Senate Committee Unfavorably Reported
|#42||NY||A04879||Introduced||Allows Tier II, III, IV and V members of the New York state and local employees' retirement system to retire without a benefit reduction upon completion of 35 years of service without regard to age.|
|#43||OK||SB1473||Introduced||Firearms; creating the Piers Morgan Constitutional Right to Keep and Bear Arms Without Infringement Act. Effective date.|
|#44||KY||HB184||Introduced||Amend KRS 311.725 to require that a physician performing abortions meet in person with a patient at least 24 hours before the scheduled procedure to answer patient questions and inform the patient of ultrasound imaging opportunities; amend KRS 311.99...|
|#45||TX||HB124||Passed||Relating to the addition of Salvia divinorum and its derivatives and extracts to Penalty Group 3 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act.|
Effective on 9/1/13
|#46||CA||AB1102||Engrossed||An act to add Section 30607.8 to the Public Resources Code, relating to coastal resources.|
In committee: Held under submission.
|#47||NH||HB1360||Passed||Relative to use of certain electronic devices while driving.|
Signed by the Governor on 7/25/2014; Chapter 0256; Section 1 Effective Date 7/1/2015; Remainder Effective 7/25/2014.
|#48||CA||AB97||Passed||An act to amend Sections 1622, 14002, 14501, 17582, 33127, 35035, 35735.1, 37700, 37710.3, 37710.5, 41020, 41303, 41544, 42127, 42238.15, 42280, 42281, 42282, 42283, 42284, 42285, 42285.5, 42286, 42287, 42289, 42289.1, 42289.2, 42289.3, 42289.4, 4228...|
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 47, Statutes of 2013.
|#49||AK||HB77||Engrossed||An Act relating to the Alaska Land Act, including certain authorizations, contracts, leases, permits, or other disposals of state land, resources, property, or interests; relating to authorization for the use of state land by general permit; relating...|
|#50||IN||HB1075||Passed||Provides that the board of trustees (board) of the Indiana public retirement system may not, before January 1, 2017, enter into an agreement with a third party provider to provide annuities to retiring and retired members of the public employees' ret...|
Public Law 177