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OOIDA 2013 Legislative Guide
2013 State Legislative Directory

Alabama
Session begins Feb. 5 and runs to May 20.
www.legislature.state.al.us
Senate general info and bill status 334-242-7800
Senate bill status (in AL)............... 800-499-3051
House general info and bill status 334-242-7600
House bill status (in AL)................ 800-499-3052

Alaska
Legislature began Jan. 15 and runs to April 14.
www.legis.state.ak.us
General info................................... 907-465-4648
Bill status........................................ 907-465-4648

Arizona
Session began Jan. 14 and runs to late April.
www.azleg.gov
Senate general info and bill status 602-926-3559
House general info and bill status 602-926-4221
General info and bill status (in AZ) 800-352-8404

Arkansas
Session began Jan. 14 and runs to March 14.
www.arkleg.state.ar.us
Senate general info/bill status...... 501-682-2902
House general info/bill status....... 501-682-7771

California
Legislature began Dec. 3, 2012, and runs to Sept. 13.
www.legislature.ca.gov
Senate general info and bill status 916-651-4171
Assembly general info and bill status 916-319-2856

Colorado
General Assembly began Jan. 9 and runs to May 8.
www.leg.state.co.us
Senate general info....................... 303-866-2316
House general info........................ 303-866-2904
General info (in CO)..................... 888-473-8136
Bill status........................................ 303-866-3055

Connecticut
General Assembly began Jan. 9 and runs to June 5.
www.cga.ct.gov
Senate general info....................... 860-240-0500
House general info........................ 860-240-0400
Bill status........................................ 860-240-0555

Delaware
General Assembly began Jan. 8 and runs to June 30.
http://legis.delaware.gov
Senate Democrats general info/bill status 302-577-8744
Senate Republicans general info/bill status 302-577-8714
House Democrats general info/bill status 302-577-8476
House Republicans general info/bill status 302-577-8723

Florida
Legislature begins March 5 and runs to May 2.
www.leg.state.fl.us
General info and bill status 850-488-4371

Georgia
General Assembly began Jan. 14 and runs to early April.
www.legis.ga.gov
Senate general info and bill status 404-656-5040
House general info and bill status 404-656-5015

Hawaii
Legislature began Jan. 16 and runs to late April.
www.capitol.hawaii.gov
Senate general info........... 808-586-6720
House general info............ 808-586-6400

Idaho
Legislature began Jan. 7 and runs to early April.
www.legislature.idaho.gov
General info and bill status 208-332-1000
General info and bill status (in ID) 800-626-0471

Illinois
Session began Jan. 9 and runs to May 31.
www.ilga.gov
General info....................... 217-782-3944
Senate bill status................ 217-782-9778
House bill status................ 217-782-5799

Indiana
General Assembly began Jan. 7 and runs to April 29.
www.in.gov/legislative
Senate general info/bill status 317-232-9400
Senate general info/bill status (in IN) 800-382-9467
House general info/bill status 317-232-9600
House general info/bill status (in IN) 800-382-9842

Iowa
General Assembly began Jan. 14 and runs to May 3.
www.legis.iowa.gov
Senate general info........... 515-281-3371
House general info............ 515-281-3221
Bill status............................ 515-281-5129

Kansas
Legislature began Jan. 14 and runs to late May.
www.kslegislature.org
General info and bill status 785-296-2149
General info and bill status (in KS) 800-432-3924

Kentucky
Session began Jan. 8 and runs to late March.
www.lrc.ky.gov
General info and bill status 866-840-2835

Louisiana
Legislature begins April 8 and runs to June 6.
www.legis.state.la.us
Senate general info and bill status 225-342-2040
House general info and bill status 225-342-6945
Bill status (in LA)................ 800-256-3793

Maine
Legislature began Dec. 5, 2012, and runs to June 19.
www.maine.gov/legis
Senate general info and bill status 207-287-1540
House general info and bill status 207-287-1400

Maryland
General Assembly began Jan. 9 and runs to April 8.
www.mlis.state.md.us
General info and bill status 410-946-5400
General info and bill status (in MD) 800-492-7122

Massachusetts
General Court began Jan. 2 and ends in December.
www.malegislature.gov
Senate general info and bill status 617-722-1500
House general info and bill status 617-722-2000

Michigan
Legislature began Jan. 9 and ends in December.
www.legislature.mi.gov
Senate general info and bill status 517-373-2400
House general info........ 517-373-0135
House bill status............ 517-373-0169

Minnesota
Legislature began Jan. 8 and ends May 20.
www.leg.state.mn.us
Senate general info and bill status 651-296-0504
Senate general info (in MN) 888-234-1112
House general info and bill status 651-296-2146
House general info (in MN) 800-657-3550

Mississippi
Legislature began Jan. 8 and ends April 7.
www.ls.state.ms.us
General info and bill status 601-359-3770

Missouri
General Assembly began Jan. 9 and ends May 30.
www.moga.mo.gov
Senate general info....... 573-751-3824
Senate bill status............ 573-751-2966
House general info........ 573-751-3829
House bill status............ 573-751-4555

Montana
Session began Jan. 7 and ends April 27.
www.leg.mt.gov
General info and bill status 406-444-2957

Nebraska
Unicameral began Jan. 9 and ends June 5.
www.nebraskalegislature.gov
General info and bill status 402-471-2271

Nevada
Session begins Feb. 4 and ends June 3.
www.leg.state.nv.us
General info and bill status 775-684-6827

New Hampshire
Legislature began Jan. 2 and ends July 1.
www.gencourt.state.nh.us
Senate general info and bill status 603-271-3420
House general info and bill status 603-271-2548

New Jersey
Legislature began Jan. 8 and ends in January 2014.
www.njleg.state.nj.us
General info and bill status.......... 609-847-3130

New Mexico
Legislature began Jan. 15 and ends March 16.
www.nmlegis.gov
General info................................... 505-986-4300

New York
Legislature began Jan. 9 and ends in January 2014.
www.assembly.state.ny.us
www.nysenate.gov
Senate general info and bill status 518-455-2800
House general info and bill status 518-455-4100

North Carolina
General Assembly began Jan. 30 and ends in early July.
www.ncleg.net
General info and bill status.......... 919-733-7928

North Dakota
Session began Jan. 8 and runs to March 28.
www.legis.nd.gov
General info................................... 701-328-3373
General info and bill status (in ND) 888-635-3447

Ohio
Session began Jan. 7 and ends in December.
www.legislature.state.oh.us
General info and bill status.......... 800-282-0253

Oklahoma
Legislature begins Feb. 4 and ends May 31.
www.oklegislature.gov
Senate general info and bill status 405-524-0126
House general info and bill status 405-521-2711

Oregon
Session began Jan. 14 and ends July 13.
www.leg.state.or.us
General info and bill status.......... 503-986-1000

Pennsylvania
Session began Jan. 1 and ends in December.
www.legis.state.pa.us
Senate general info and bill status 717-787-7163
House general info and bill status 717-787-2372

Rhode Island
General Assembly began Jan. 1 and ends in late June.
www.rilin.state.ri.us
General info and bill status.......... 401-222-3580

South Carolina
Legislature began Jan. 8 and ends June 6.
www.scstatehouse.gov
Senate general info and bill status 803-212-6200
House general info and bill status 803-734-2010

South Dakota
Legislature began Jan. 8 and ends in mid-March.
http://legis.state.sd.us
General info and bill status.......... 605-773-3251

Tennessee
General Assembly began Jan. 8 and ends in mid-May.
www.legislature.state.tn.us
Senate general info and bill status 615-741-2730
House general info and bill status 615-741-2901

Texas
Legislature began Jan. 8 and runs to May 27.
www.capitol.state.tx.us
General info................................... 512-463-4630

Utah
Legislature began Jan. 28 and ends March 14.
www.le.utah.gov
Senate general info and bill status 801-538-1035
House general info and bill status 801-538-1029

Vermont
General Assembly began Jan. 9 and ends in mid-May.
www.leg.state.vt.us
General info and bill status.......... 802-828-2231

Virginia
Session began Jan. 9 and ends Feb. 7.
http://VirginiaGeneralAssembly.gov/
General info/ bill status................. 804-698-1470
General info/ bill status (In VA).... 888-892-6948

Washington
Legislature began Jan. 14 and ends April 28.
www.leg.wa.gov
Senate general info and bill status 360-786-7550
House general info and bill status 360-786-7750

West Virginia
Legislature begins Feb. 13 and ends April 13.
www.legis.state.wv.us
General info and bill status.......... 304-347-4836

Wisconsin
Session began Jan. 7 and ends in December.
www.legis.wisconsin.gov
General info and bill status.......... 608-266-9960
General info and bill status (In WI) 800-362-9472

Wyoming
Legislature began Jan. 8 and ends Feb. 28.
http://legisweb.state.wy.us
General info and bill status.......... 307-777-7881

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