The 2014 session is scheduled to begin Feb. 25, 2014.
House Public Information Services produces online content and print publications designed to make the legislative process understandable and accessible to the public.
Legislative Information Manual
This resource is an introductory guide to the legislative process. It begins with a description of the state government structure and continues with a detailed explanation of the law-making process.
Session Daily, an online news source, is updated daily during session with the day's House actions, and when news from the House warrants. An electronic notification list announces daily updates. Sign up now.
Minnesota State Government Series
The nine-part Minnesota State Government Series is an easy-to-understand series of publications about the state, its history, its symbols and its three branches of government.
New Laws summarizes newly enacted laws, vetoed bills and certain proposals that did not pass into law during a given legislative session.
Produced for the web after each session, it includes a search function that will help viewers easily locate a story.
Capitol Steps: From Idea to Law (A younger person's guide to the legislative process) - A 16-page booklet explaining, in a simple, straightforward manner, how a bill moves from an idea to law. Capitol Steps is intended as a resource for junior high school students.
State has projected $825 million budget surplus (12/5/2013) Previewing the November Economic Forecast (12/4/2013) House committee hearings expected to occur in late-January (11/21/2013) Joint panel examines nursing licensure, disciplinary procedures (11/13/2013) Date set for 2014 bill introduction pre-filing (11/4/2013) 'Fast time' caused a tense time at Capitol (11/1/2013) Pushback felt in effort to license interior designers (10/30/2013) Government services cost about 15.4 cents out of every $1 earned (10/30/2013) House members tour world-renowned health lab (10/23/2013) Minnesota's ‘public watchdog’ is always on the prowl (10/22/2013) House Capital Investment Committee hits the road (10/11/2013)
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