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.
Five-term member Albright to resign from House (8/5/2022 8:15:00 AM) Departing House members say goodbye from House Floor (5/23/2022 2:42:00 PM) House passes policy-only omnibus health and human services bill, sends it to governor (5/23/2022 10:37:00 AM) Legislative session sputters to an end; special session probable (5/23/2022 1:45:00 AM) Omnibus mental health package, including expansion of mobile crisis teams, heads to governor (5/23/2022 1:40:00 AM) Amended technical commerce bill includes funding for increased fraud investigators (5/22/2022 10:46:00 PM) With only a few hours to go, much unfinished as session nears end (5/22/2022 4:53:00 PM) House OK given to conference committee report on Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund (5/22/2022 12:30:00 AM) Conference committee agreement meets target -- but millions short of original House bill (5/21/2022 10:26:44 PM) Conferees settle differences with agriculture omnibus, drought relief bills (5/21/2022 9:15:00 PM) Conference committee strikes tax agreement; bill may be session's finale (5/21/2022 5:33:00 PM)
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