…and would never waste time at the beginning of the session on meaningless symbolic bills.
HCR 3: not wasting any time wasting time (January 4, 2011)
SB 590: “Your papers, please.” (January 5, 2011)
HB 1141: the ultimate in teabagger automotive accessories (January 6, 2011)
HB 1146: still not too bright (January 7, 2011)
Senator John Lamping (r) introduced legislation to cut back the legislative session:
SJR 29 Requires the legislative session to end in late March rather than mid-May, beginning with the 98th General Assembly
LR Number: 4436S.02I Fiscal Note not available
Committee: General Laws
Last Action: 1/5/2012 – Second Read and Referred S General Laws Committee Journal Page: S64
Effective Date: Upon voter approval
Current Bill Summary
SJR 29 – Upon voter approval, the proposed constitutional amendment would require the legislative session to end in late March rather than the middle of May. The veto session is moved from September to June. These changes to the legislative process would begin with the 98th General Assembly, which starts in 2015.