Trending United States National Legislation

Legislative trends for all state and federal legislative bodies across the entire United States over the last 72 hours as measured by public interest and bill activity.

PositionStateBillStatusSummaryAction
#1CASB139EngrossedAn act to repeal and amend Sections 11357.5 and 11375.5 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to controlled substances, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately.
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2015-09-01
In Assembly. Read first time. Held at Desk.
#2TNSB1682PassedAs introduced, increases penalty for offense of sexual contact by authority figure from Class A misdemeanor to Class E felony with a mandatory minimum $1,000 fine if the minor is under 13 years of age. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.
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2016-04-28
Signed by Governor.
#3CASCR107EnrolledRelative to Cambodian Genocide Memorial Week.
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2016-04-28
In Senate. Ordered to engrossing and enrolling.
#4OKHB1911PassedCrimes and punishments; deleting certain knives from list of prohibited weapons; effective date.
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2015-04-28
Approved by Governor 04/28/2015
#5VAHB52PassedStructured settlements. Amends the Structured Settlement Protection Act (the Act) to provide that the structured settlement obligor and the annuity issuer may rely on a court order approving a transfer of structured settlement payment rights in redir...
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2016-04-20
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0739)
#6VAHB90PassedPossession of handguns by members of the Virginia National Guard. Allows a member of the Virginia National Guard to possess a concealed handgun owned by him at National Guard facilities and facilities under contract with the National Guard if such me...
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2016-04-20
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0740)
#7AZSB1128IntroducedDomestic violence offenders; firearms; seizure
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2016-01-20
#8WVHB4612PassedThe purpose of this bill generally concerns tax increment financing and economic opportunity development districts and expanding its use for financing and funding road projects in West Virginia. The bill permits certain agreements between the Divisio...
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2016-03-24
Approved by Governor 3/24/16
#9IDS1257PassedEDUCATION - Amends existing law regarding elections for school district board trustees.
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2016-03-30
Signed by Governor on 03/30/16 Session Law Chapter 261 Effective: 07/01/2016
#10NYA00995IntroducedRequires prior written notice upon hiring and once annually to all employees, informing them of the types of electronic monitoring which may occur.
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2016-03-24
advanced to third reading cal.456
#11TNHB0879EnrolledAs introduced, exempts compressed natural gas from sales tax in the same manner that the present law exempts motor fuel and liquified gas from sales tax. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 3 and Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2016-04-22
Signed by H. Speaker
#12VASB612VetoedStudents who receive home instruction; participation in interscholastic programs. Prohibits public schools from joining an organization governing interscholastic programs that does not deem eligible for participation a student who (i) receives home i...
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2016-04-20
Requires 26 affirmative votes for passage
#13VASB690PassedLocal tax officials; electronic dissemination of tax bills and tax documents. Authorizes treasurers, commissioners of the revenue, and other local tax officials to convey tax bills and other tax documents via electronic means, with the consent of the...
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2016-04-20
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0768)
#14VASB748PassedEconomic Development Infrastructure Act of 2016. Authorizes an electric or natural gas public utility to conduct an Economic Development Program (Program). Under such a Program, the utility is authorized to acquire utility right-of-way for a qualifie...
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2016-04-20
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0771)
#15ALSB262EngrossedTransportation, transportation network companies, insurance coverage and disclosure requirements, provided for
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2016-04-26
Pending third reading on day 27 Favorable from Insurance with 1 amendment
#16VAHB560VetoedBrandishing a firearm; intent; penalty. Requires that a person pointing, holding, or brandishing a firearm or similar weapons must have the intent to induce fear in the mind of another or know or reasonably should know that his conduct would induce s...
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2016-04-20
Requires 67 afirmative votes to override Governor's veto
#17OHHB369IntroducedTo enact section 2.01 of the Revised Code to adopt the Compact for a Balanced Budget and to declare an emergency.
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2015-10-26
#18CAAB1621EngrossedAn act relating to the Budget Act of 2016.
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2016-04-28
#19TNHB0644PassedAs enacted, enacts the "Revenue Modernization Act." - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 20; Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 21; Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 7 and Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2015-06-03
Pub. Ch. 514
#20MAH3827IntroducedRelative to the retirement benefits of police officer Michael Marchese (Ret.) By Mr. McGonagle of Everett, a petition of Joseph W. McGonagle, Jr. (with the approval of the mayor and city council) that the city of Everett be authorized to retire Mich...
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2016-01-05
#21TNSB2383PassedAs introduced, changes terminology from "medication aides certified" to "medication aide"; revises training and other requirements for medication aide program. - Amends TCA Title 63, Chapter 7 and Title 68.
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2016-04-28
Signed by Governor.
#22VAHJR112PassedStudy; joint committee; the future of public elementary and secondary education in the Commonwealth; report. Establishes a two-year joint committee consisting of seven members of the House Committee on Education and six members of the Senate to study...
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2016-03-11
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ112ER)
#23COSB177EngrossedModify 2015 Urban Renewal Legislation
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2016-04-29
House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
#24CAAB1603EngrossedAn act relating to the Budget Act of 2016.
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2016-04-28
#25VAHB577EnrolledInterpleader; earnest money deposits. Allows the general district court, in an interpleader case involving an earnest money deposit held in escrow by a real estate broker, to escheat the funds to the Commonwealth to be credited to the Virginia Housin...
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2016-04-20
Communicated to Governor
#26VAHB1344PassedBonds; certain capital projects. Authorizes the Virginia Public Building Authority and the Virginia College Building Authority to issue bonds in a total aggregate amount not to exceed $2,067,651,677 plus costs to fund certain capital projects.
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2016-04-20
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0759)
#27VAHJR394PassedCommending Katie Ruth Langley Williams.
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2016-04-22
Introduced bill reprinted 16105848D
#28HIHB1850EnrolledAllows transient accommodations brokers to register as a tax collection agent on behalf of all of its operators and plan managers. Requires registered transient accommodations broker tax collection agent's operators and plan managers to obtain licens...
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2016-04-28
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-29-16 1:30PM in conference room 312.
#29VAHB264VetoedProhibiting certain local government practices that would require contractors to provide certain compensation or benefits. Prohibits local governing bodies from establishing provisions related to procurement of goods, professional services, or constr...
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2016-04-20
Passed by for the day - Governor's veto sustained
#30MOSB666IntroducedProhibits each house of the General Assembly from adoption of an amendment to a bill if certain conditions are not met
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2016-01-11
#31MSHB1650EnrolledAn Act Making An Appropriation To The Governor's Office-division Of Medicaid For The Purpose Of Providing Medical Assistance Under The Mississippi Medicaid Law And Defraying The Expenses Of The Administration Of That Law For The Fiscal Year 2017.
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2016-04-29
Due From Governor 05/17/16
#32NJS1932IntroducedAllows gross income tax deduction for charitable contributions to certain New Jersey-based charitable organizations.
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2016-03-10
#33CAAB1599EngrossedAn act relating to the Budget Act of 2016.
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2016-04-28
#34MOSB1026IntroducedCreates a lifetime permit to carry concealed firearms
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2016-04-28
Informal Calendar S Bills for Perfection--SB 1026-Schatz, with SCS
#35VAHB47PassedMixed-Delivery Preschool Fund and Grant Program established. Establishes the Mixed-Delivery Preschool Fund and Grant Program for the purpose of awarding grants on a competitive basis to urban, suburban, and rural community applicants to field-test in...
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2016-04-20
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0738)
#36WISB464FailedAn Act to renumber 706.22 (2) (a) 1., 706.22 (2) (a) 2. and 706.22 (2) (a) 3.; to renumber and amend 70.32 (2) (c) 4., 70.32 (4), 706.22 (2) (b) and 706.22 (3); to amend 59.69 (4) (intro.), 59.69 (4) (j), 59.69 (5) (f), 59.692 (1k) (a) 2., 59.692 (1k...
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2016-04-13
Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1
#37MNHF3292IntroducedK-12 teacher licensure and professional development tax credit allowed.
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2016-04-07
#38OKSB430PassedPrecious Metal and Gem Dealer Licensing Act; increasing hold period; procedure; law enforcement; penalty. Effective date.
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2015-05-12
Approved by Governor 05/12/2015
#39VASB459EnrolledVirginia Collaborative Economic Development Act. Creates the Virginia Collaborative Economic Development Performance Grant Fund (the Fund). The Fund will be administered by a policy board created by legislation adopted by the 2016 Session of the Gene...
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2016-04-20
Communicated to Governor
#40VAHB1231PassedDogs injuring, chasing, or killing livestock or poultry. Allows the district court to order that any dog that has been found to have injured or killed only poultry be microchipped and either confined securely or transferred to another owner whom the ...
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2016-04-20
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0757)
#41LAHB959IntroducedProvides with respect to preemption of state law
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2016-04-05
#42AZSB1216EngrossedCharitable donations; tax credit amounts
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2016-04-29
House majority caucus: Do pass
#43OKSB1430PassedBanking; money transmitter; license; renewal; modifying fee; requiring bond. Emergency.
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2016-04-20
Approved by Governor 04/20/2016
#44MSHB289EnrolledAn Act To Provide That The State Board Of Health Or The State Department Of Health May Increase The Amount Of Any Fee Charged For Providing A Service Not More Than Two Times During The Next Four Fiscal Years, With The Percentage Of Each Increase Bein...
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2016-04-29
Enrolled Bill Signed
#45MNHF1003PassedLocal governments permitted to donate surplus equipment to nonprofit organizations, and exception to tort liability created.
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2016-04-25
Secretary of State Chapter 87
#46VAHB735PassedLandlord and tenant laws. Provides under the landlord and tenant law and the Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (VRLTA) that unless a tenant is at fault in cases of mold needing remediation, the landlord is obliged to pay all costs associat...
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2016-04-20
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0744)
#47SCH5043PassedRecognize And Honor Reverend James W. Price, Pastor Of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Upon The Occasion Of His Retirement After Forty-one Years Of Outstanding Ministry, And To Wish Him Continued Blessings And Happiness In All His Future Endeavors.
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2016-03-08
Introduced and adopted
#48OKSB583EngrossedProfessions and occupations and trades; prohibiting membership as condition for licensure.
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2016-04-05
#49GASB149IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 5 of Chapter 2 of Title 47 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to service creditable toward retirement benefits, so as to provide for creditable service for certain military service; to pr...
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2016-02-11
Senate Read Second Time
#50MSSC685PassedA Concurrent Resolution Urging The State Department Of Health And The Medical Community To Raise Awareness About The Risks Posed By Atrial Fibrillation And Stroke And The Availability Of Treatment Options.
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2016-04-29
Enrolled Bill Signed
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