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.

PositionStateBillStatusSummaryAction
#1VTH0065PassedAn Act Relating To Limited Immunity From Liability For Reporting A Drug Or Alcohol Overdose
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2013-05-15
Signed by Governor on 6/5/13
#2INHB1004PassedAuthorizes the office of the secretary of family and social services (office) to establish a pilot program (pilot program) to make grants to certain entities that provide qualified early education services to eligible children who are four years of a...
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2014-03-27
Signed by the Governor
#3ND4009PassedA concurrent resolution to create and enact a new section to article I of the Constitution of North Dakota, relating to the inalienable right to life of every human being at every stage of development.
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2013-03-25
Filed with Secretary Of State 03/25
#4CASB798PassedAn act to add and repeal Sections 17053.86 and 23686 of the Revenue and Taxation Code, relating to student financial aid, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately.
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2014-09-16
Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 367, Statutes of 2014.
#5MAH59IntroducedRelative to providing retiree healthcare benefits reform. Public Service. February 12, 2013.
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2014-09-29
Accompanied a study order, see H4500
#6ILHB0183PassedAmends the Electronic Fund Transfer Act. Removes the requirement for a person operating a terminal to disclose surcharges for usage of the terminal by a sign on the terminal. Effective immediately.
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2013-07-09
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0063
#7SCS0143PassedProvide For The Governance Of Nonprobate Transfers, And To Amend The South Carolina Trust Code
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2013-07-10
Act No. 100
#8KYHB1EngrossedAmend 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...
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2014-03-20
#9CAAB110PassedAn act making appropriations for the support of the government of the State of California and for several public purposes in accordance with the provisions of Section 12 of Article IV of the Constitution of the State of California, to take effect imm...
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2013-09-11
Consideration of Governor's item veto stricken from file.
#10SCH3101EngrossedRender Null And Void Certain Unconstitutional Laws Enacted By The Congress Of The United States Taking Control Over The Health Insurance Industry And Mandating That Individuals Purchase Health Insurance Under Threat Of Penalty; To Prohibit Certain In...
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2014-03-19
Roll call Ayes-9 Nays-33
#11CAAJR1PassedRelative to a federal constitutional convention.
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2014-06-27
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Res. Chapter 77, Statutes of 2014.
#12PAHB683IntroducedAn Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in arson, criminal mischief and other property destruction, providing for the offense of interfering with agricultural operations.
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2013-02-12
#13VASB293EngrossedReckless driving causing death or injury of certain persons. Punishes reckless driving or a violation of the "move-over" law that causes death or permanent and significant physical impairment by striking a law-enforcement officer, emergency medical s...
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2014-02-26
#14MIHB4186IntroducedCriminal 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.).
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2013-05-15
Referred To Second Reading
#15PAHB1611IntroducedAn Act amending Title 71 (State Government) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, further providing for eligibility for special early retirement.
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2013-09-30
#16OKHB2666PassedPublic health and safety; adding substances to Schedules I, II and IV; effective date.
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2014-04-28
Approved by Governor 04/25/2014
#17KYHB184IntroducedAmend 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...
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2014-03-19
#18CAAB4PassedAn act to add Chapter 17.1 (commencing with Section 7282) to Division 7 of Title 1 of the Government Code, relating to state government.
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2013-10-05
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 570, Statutes of 2013.
#19ILSB1739EngrossedAmends the Riverboat Gambling Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2014-05-30
#20NHHB1579PassedRelative to penalties for violations of trapping laws and relative to education requirements for issuance of a trapping license.
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2014-07-01
Signed by the Governor on 6/30/2014; Chapter 0155; Effective 1/01/2015
#21TXSB406PassedRelating to the practice of advanced practice registered nurses and physician assistants and the delegation of prescriptive authority by physicians to and the supervision by physicians of certain advanced practice registered nurses and physician assi...
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2013-06-14
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#22PAHB162EngrossedAn 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...
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2014-10-16
Laid on the table
#23TNHB0012PassedAs enacted, further clarifies the definition of "analogue controlled substance" and adds new drugs and compounds to list of synthetic cannabinoids. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17, Part 4 and Title 55, Chapter 10, Part 4.
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2013-04-24
Pub. Ch. 161
#24ILHB3668IntroducedAmends 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...
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2014-08-05
#25CAAB216PassedAn act to amend Section 51225.3 of, and to add Section 51225.1 to, the Education Code, relating to high school graduation requirements, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately.
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2013-09-23
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 324, Statutes of 2013.
#26CAAB1266PassedAn act to amend Section 221.5 of the Education Code, relating to pupil rights.
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2013-08-12
Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 85, Statutes of 2013.
#27ALHB56IntroducedInsurance 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...
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2014-01-14
#28TXHB970PassedRelating to regulation of cottage food products and cottage food production operations.
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2013-06-14
Effective on 9/1/13
#29NYS02230PassedEnacts the NY Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement (SAFE) Act of 2013.
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2013-01-15
SIGNED CHAP.1
#30USSB344IntroducedProhibits 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...
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2013-02-14
#31MOSB613IntroducedModifies provisions relating to firearms
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2014-05-16
H Calendar S Bills for Third Reading
#32USSB744IntroducedBorder 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 ...
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2013-06-27
Senate ordered measure printed as passed.
#33TNSJR0002EnrolledProposes amendment of Article VI, Section 3 of the Tennessee Constitution to provide for gubernatorial appointment of appellate judges, subject to legislative confirmation, followed by retention elections.
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2013-03-19
Signed by H. Speaker
#34TXHB21EngrossedRelating to a central database containing information about offenders who have committed certain offenses against children or offenses involving family or dating violence.
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2013-05-07
#35TXHB22IntroducedRelating to the establishment of a public service requirement for undergraduate students, known as Service to Texas, at public institutions of higher education.
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2013-03-06
Left pending in committee
#36TXHB23IntroducedRelating to restrictions on the use of commercial social networking sites by sex offenders; imposing a criminal penalty.
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2013-03-19
Left pending in committee
#37TXHB24IntroducedRelating to the appointment and duties of and the funding for a policy director for the prevention of driving while intoxicated; imposing a fee.
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2013-05-07
Committee report sent to Calendars
#38TXHB25IntroducedRelating to success-based funding for certain public institutions of higher education.
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2013-05-09
Placed on General State Calendar
#39TXHB26PassedRelating to unemployment compensation eligibility and chargebacks regarding certain persons who are victims or whose immediate family members are victims of sexual assault.
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2013-06-14
Effective immediately
#40TXHB27IntroducedRelating to the creation of an offense for certain prohibited uses of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle.
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2013-02-26
No action taken in committee
#41TXHB28IntroducedRelating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
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2013-02-04
#42TXHB29PassedRelating to requiring certain general academic teaching institutions to offer a fixed tuition price plan to undergraduate students.
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2013-06-14
Effective immediately
#43TXHB30EngrossedRelating to measures to facilitate the transfer, academic progress, and timely graduation of students in public higher education; authorizing a fee.
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2013-05-10
#44TXHB31PassedRelating to certain requirements applicable to meetings of the governing board of a general academic teaching institution or a state university system.
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2013-06-14
Effective immediately
#45TXHB32EngrossedRelating to the punishment for and certain other consequences of committing the offense of prostitution.
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2013-04-22
#46TXHB33PassedRelating to alternative methods of dispute resolution in certain disputes between the Department of Aging and Disability Services and an assisted living facility licensed by the department.
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2013-06-14
Effective on 9/1/13
#47TXHB34EngrossedRelating to the consumption of alcoholic beverages on certain premises; providing a penalty and authorizing a fee.
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2013-05-15
#48TXHB35PassedRelating to the authority of a property owners' association to regulate the use of certain lots for residential purposes.
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2013-06-14
Effective immediately
#49TXHB36IntroducedRelating to the criminal penalty for and certain civil consequences of damaging property with graffiti.
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2013-05-06
Committee report sent to Calendars
#50TXHB37IntroducedRelating to ensuring the continuation of certain public benefits, including medical assistance, for individuals after release from confinement in a county jail.
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2013-04-03
Left pending in committee
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