2019: Opening Day of 91st Session of the Minnesota Legislature
Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 12:00 PM
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Minnesota Statute 3.011:.
The legislature shall meet at the seat of government on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in January of each odd-numbered year.
When the first Monday in January falls on January 1, it shall meet on the first Wednesday after the first Monday.
Anticipated Opening Day events:.
• Members-elect take the oath of office.
• Election of speaker of the House.
• Election of chief clerk of the House.
• Election of other officers of the House.
• Adoption of Temporary Rules of the House.
New laws take effect Aug. 1 (7/30/2018 11:57:12 AM) Rosenthal won’t seek re-election (6/6/2018 9:55:35 AM) Dayton — reluctantly — signs bonding bill into law (5/30/2018 12:24:23 PM) House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin announces she won't seek re-election (5/30/2018 9:25:00 AM) Dayton vetoes supplemental budget and tax bills, says no special session (5/23/2018 2:28:00 PM) Task force would be ‘first step’ in addressing violence against Native American women (5/21/2018 3:09:00 PM) Departing House members say goodbye from the House Floor (5/21/2018 1:50:00 PM) Session adjourns with new funding, tax conformity hanging in the balance (5/21/2018 1:22:00 AM) House OKs technical changes to education loan forgiveness programs and labor agreements (5/21/2018 1:14:57 AM) Bonding bill going to governor exceeds $1.4 billion in total spending (5/21/2018 12:35:15 AM) With minutes left, House passes pension stabilization bill (5/21/2018 12:16:00 AM)