2017 Senate Session Update


Senate Session Update ~ week 8

Week No. 8 of 56th Legislature Total Senate Bills and SJRs introduced in 2017: 877 Total reported from committees: 412 Total reported out of the Senate: 347 WIND TAX CREDITS  The Senate Appropriations Committee this week approved HB 2298 (McCall and Schulz) which implements an earlier sunset date of the zero-emissions tax credit o […]

Senate Session Update ~ week 7

Week No. 7 of 56th Legislature Total Senate Bills and SJRs introduced in 2017: 877 Total reported from committees: 412 Total reported out of the Senate: 347 EDUCATION  Education is a key part of the Senate Republicans’ legislative agenda, and this week we passed several measures dealing with teacher pay, teacher recruitment, and reducing […]

2017 Senate Session Update – Week 6

March 16, 2017 Week No. 6 of 56th Legislature Total Senate Bills and SJRs introduced in 2017: 877 Total reported from committees: 412 March 23 deadline for Senate bills to advance to House VETERANS  The Oklahoma Senate this week passed measures relating to our veterans and military families.  The Oklahoma Senate – like […]

Senate Session Update – week 5

Week No. 5 of 56th Legislature Total Senate Bills and SJRs introduced in 2017:  877 Total reported from committees:  412 March 23 deadline for Senate bills to advance to House WIND The Senate Pro Tem and House Speaker are the authors of two significant reform bills dealing with the wind industry SB 593 fixes problems […]

Senate Session Update – Week 4

March 2, 2017 Week No. 4 of 56th Legislature Total Senate Bills and SJRs introduced in 2017:  877 Total reported from committees:  412 Total acted upon by full Senate:  36 Total remaining for March 23 deadline:  376 measures REAL ID This is an issue the vast majority of Oklahomans wanted us to solve quickly It’s […]