A House concurrent resolution
adopting deadlines for the 2007 regular session.
BE IT RESOLVED, by the House of Representatives of the State of Minnesota, the Senate
(a) In accordance with Joint Rule 2.03, the deadlines in this resolution apply to the 2007
(b) The deadlines in this paragraph do not apply to the House Committee on Finance, Ways
and Means, Taxes, or Rules and Legislative Administration, or to the Senate Committee on
Capital Investment, Finance, Taxes, or Rules and Administration.
(1) The first and second deadlines in the House are Friday, March 23, 2007.
(2) The first and second deadlines in the Senate are Saturday, April 14, 2007.
(3) The third deadline is 2:00 p.m. on Monday, April 2, 2007, for the divisions of the House
Committee on Finance and for the Senate to act favorably on omnibus appropriation bills.
(4) The fourth deadline is that the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Majority
Leader of the Senate must establish joint revenue and appropriation limits for action in conference
committees no later than April 27, 2007.
(c) 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 Senate to the Committee on Rules and
Administration or in the House of Representatives to the Committee on Rules and Legislative
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.