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Daily Summary – Feb 1

Feb 1st, 2021|Summaries|

The House began the 4th week of the 2021 Regular Session on Monday. This morning, the House State Agencies and Governmental Affairs Committee advanced HB1112. This bill eliminates the option for individuals to complete a [...]

Daily Summary – Jan 28

Jan 28th, 2021|Summaries|

With a vote of 94-0, the House passed legislation to expand broadband access in Arkansas. SB74 allows cities, counties, and improvement districts to partner with established providers to expand broadband services for those who currently [...]

Daily Summary – Jan 27

Jan 27th, 2021|Summaries|

On Wednesday, the House State Agencies and Governmental Affairs Committee advanced HB1211 which states the Governor shall not prohibit or limit a religious organization from continuing to operate religious services during a declared emergency. The [...]

Daily Summary – Jan 26

Jan 26th, 2021|Summaries|

On Tuesday, the House Education Committee advanced HB1151 which suspends the public school rating system for the 2020-2021 school year due to the disruption to education caused by the pandemic. The House Education Committee also [...]

Daily Summary – Jan 25

Jan 25th, 2021|Summaries|

The third week of the 2021 Regular Session is now underway. This morning, the House State Agencies and Governmental Affairs Committee advanced HB1202. This requires counties to post sample ballots on the Secretary of State [...]

2021 2nd Week Summary

Jan 22nd, 2021|Summaries|

In the second week of the 2021 Regular Session, the House voted on bills addressing everything from car tags to jury duty pay. The bills now advancing to the Senate include: HB1028-This bill changes the [...]

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