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April 01, 2022Lawmakers pass 100+ bills in last two days before veto period begins
It’s now a waiting game as the governor considers any vetoes he might issue through April 12.
March 31, 2022Tax reform bill headed to the Governor
HB 8 received final passage on Tuesday.
March 31, 2022Big wins for counties in the state budget
The Executive Branch Budget, HB 1, received final passage on Wednesday, March 30.
March 30, 2022Judicial branch budget passes, includes support for circuit court clerks and Graves County courthouse
The Judicial Branch Budget, HB 244, received final passage on Wednesday, March 30.
March 30, 2022State transportation budget passes in legislature, heads to governor
The Transportation Cabinet Budget, HB 241, received final passage on Tuesday, March 29.
March 25, 2022Legislative session enters final weeks
The 2022 regular session is nearing its end, with just four legislative days left.
March 18, 2022Week nine of the legislative session concludes
County officials, legislators and legislative staff gathered for a luncheon this week at the Capitol as county priority bills continued to move forward with nine working days remaining in the session.
March 11, 2022Week 8 of the legislative session concludes
Jail fees, library board appointments and county clerk funding were addressed this week during the legislative session, and the Senate passed their version of the state budget.