Fiscal Analysis Department: General Information

Below you can find broad fiscal information about the State of Minnesota, including biennial revenue and expenditure overviews and reviews of expenditures that don't fit into a specific category. A detailed description of that information is available here.

If you would like to know the House or Senate file number or chapter number for a specific finance bill from the 1991-2016 legislative sessions, click here.


State Budgeting Rules and Policy Guides

The Legislative Commission on Planning and Fiscal Policy (LCPFP) has approved three guidelines regarding state budgeting policy:

  • The Budget Rules section describes budget rules followed by the Executive Branch and the Legislature in developing and counting appropriations for both the current biennium and later fiscal years.
  • The Funds and Accounts Guide section establishes guidelines to be followed when creating new funds and accounts in the state treasury.
  • The Statutory Appropriations Guide section establishes guidelines to be followed when establishing statutory appropriations.


Choose a year to view General Information documents from that year. Results are listed below.


2018-2019 - General Information



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