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October 6, 2017

Tax Policy Review Committee Moves Forward in Drafting Legislation

The House of Representatives Tax Policy Review Committee reconvened last week for its second meeting of 2017. The committee last met in June to hear a presentation on the rollout of the newly passed highway infrastructure funding plan. This fourteen...
June 22, 2017

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The 122nd General Assembly adjourned on Tuesday, June 6 after returning to Columbia to adopt a Conference Report on the state budget. Having traditionally adjourned the first Thursday in June, legislation was passed last year shortening the...
June 15, 2017

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The governor issued his budget vetoes this past Monday. It is unclear at this time if the General Assembly will return to Columbia to address the vetoes this summer or wait until January. We will send a complete review of the legislative session in...
June 9, 2017

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The General Assembly returned to Columbia this past Tuesday and adopted the state budget Conference Report. If the governor's vetoes are significant, they may return to Columbia one final time this year to address gubernatorial vetoes in the budget....
June 3, 2017

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After weeks of behind-the-scenes negotiations, a Conference Committee working on the state budget reached an agreement this past Wednesday evening. The General Assembly will return to Columbia next week to adopt the state budget Conference...
May 26, 2017

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The House of Representatives cancelled their return to Columbia this past Tuesday, because the Conference Committee working on the state budget has not yet reached a consensus plan. The Senate was in session briefly on Tuesday. APPOINTMENT On...

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