Friday Report - January 26, 2024

SCAC Director of Governmental Affairs Kent Lesesne testifies during a Senate Judiciary subcommittee.The Senate Finance Committee met for the first time in 2024 and took up several bills of interest to counties. When not in committee meetings, members of the Senate spent time on the floor debating H. 3594, the “Constitutional Carry” of concealed weapons bill. The House continued meeting in budget subcommittees to hear from various state agencies on budget requests for FY 2024-25. Several bills of interest to counties are discussed below.

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