A house concurrent resolution
adopting deadlines for the 2010 regular session.
BE IT RESOLVED, by the House of Representatives of the State of Minnesota, the Senate
In accordance with Joint Rule 2.03, as modified by this resolution, the deadlines in this
resolution apply to the 2010 regular session.
(1) The first deadline, Friday, March 12, 2010, at 11:59 p.m., is for committees to act
favorably on bills in the house of origin.
(2) The second deadline, Friday, March 19, 2010, at 11:59 p.m., is for committees to act
favorably on bills, or companions of bills, that met the first deadline in the other house.
(3) The third deadline, Monday, March 29, 2010, at 5:00 p.m., is for divisions of the House
of Representatives and Senate Committees on Finance to act favorably on omnibus appropriation
When a committee in either house acts favorably on a bill after a deadline established in this
resolution, the bill must be referred in the House of Representatives to the Committee on Rules
and Legislative Administration or in the Senate to the Committee on Rules and Administration for
disposition. Either rules committee, when reporting a bill referred to the committee in accordance
with Joint Rule 2.03 and this resolution, may waive the application of the rule and resolution to
subsequent actions on that bill by other committees.