Bills that completed legislation today include House Bill 2471 , prohibiting the restriction or otherwise lawful possession, use, carrying, transfer, transportation, storage or display of a firearm or ammunition during a declared state of emergency.
House Bill 2497 , one of three bills that passed unanimously today, relates to broadband deployment projects. The bill will increase the minimum data rates & other minimum services required in broadband service.
Bills advanced to third reading today include House Bill 2357 , relating to sexting by minors.
Finally, the Senate received a proclamation from the Governor extending the Legislative Session by six days to solely consider the budget bill.
The following committees will meet today:
The Committee on Education will meet today at 2:00 p.m. in 451M.
The Committee on Finance will meet today at 3:00 p.m. in 451M.
The Committee on Judiciary will meet today at 3:00 p.m. in 208W.
The Senate is in recess until today at 5:00 p.m.
The Senate reconvened this evening to receive committee reports and read several bills a first time.
Bills read a first time include House Bill 2265, relating to the school access safety act.
The Senate will reconvene tomorrow at 11:00 a.m.