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 gives go-ahead to 'Driver's Licenses For All' (1/30/2023 8:09:00 PM) VA budget proposal includes money to open doors at three new veterans homes (1/30/2023 5:44:00 PM) Medical Assistance would cover home care and homemaker services under new, bipartisan bill (1/30/2023 5:36:00 PM) Citing 'growing demand,' Walz administration proposes $3 billion bonding plan (1/30/2023 5:19:00 PM) Week in Review: Jan. 23-27 (1/27/2023 2:41:00 PM) House OKs bill to include inflation on both sides of budget forecast (1/26/2023 11:41:00 PM) House passes carbon-free energy requirement after bill generates lively debate (1/26/2023 7:45:00 PM) Walz administration seeking $7 billion to boost funding for schools across state (1/26/2023 4:45:00 PM) Governor's budget request aims to give Border to Border Broadband a boost (1/26/2023 4:32:16 PM) 'Reproductive Freedom Defense Act' seeks to protect patients, providers and visitors (1/26/2023 3:15:00 PM) First responders may be on track for horse-assisted mental health therapy (1/26/2023 3:10:00 PM)
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