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 young person's guide to the legislative process) - is 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.
House committee approves omnibus health finance bill (4/19/2018 9:55:00 PM) House transportation panel advances omnibus finance package (4/19/2018 7:12:07 PM) House OKís aid to deputy registrars hit hard by MNLARS woes (4/19/2018 4:48:00 PM) State law could require motorists to move over for emergency vehicles in more situations (4/19/2018 4:48:00 PM) Safe at Home program technical changes passed by House (4/19/2018 4:01:00 PM) Environment committee moves omnibus bill forward with split-voice vote (4/19/2018 1:23:00 PM) Administration says thereís trouble ahead with omnibus state government finance bill (4/18/2018 10:14:00 PM) Education panel OKs omnibus finance bill that includes special ed funding (4/18/2018 9:40:29 PM) Omnibus bill includes funding for broadband, dozens of policy provisions (4/18/2018 9:02:59 PM) Agencies pan omnibus health billís approach to elder abuse (4/18/2018 8:46:00 PM) Committee OKs omnibus higher ed bill focused on enhancing cybersecurity programming (4/18/2018 6:14:00 PM)
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