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STATE AGENCIES & GOVT'L AFFAIRS-SENATE


Archive of Bills Referred


Bill No.
Bill Subtitle
Sponsor
Monday, April 8, 2019
BILL: SB409
Sponsor: Flippo
TO ALLOW FOR THE ELECTRONIC NOTIFICATION OF AN INVITATION FOR BIDS AND ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION OF BIDS; AND TO CREATE THE FAIR NOTICE AND EFFICIENCY IN PUBLIC WORKS ACT.
Friday, April 5, 2019
BILL: SR42
Sponsor: S. Flowers
TO ENCOURAGE AND URGE GOVERNOR ASA HUTCHINSON TO ACT EXPEDITIOUSLY ON CERTAIN PAROLE BOARD RECOMMENDATIONS.
BILL: SB409
Sponsor: Flippo
TO ALLOW FOR THE ELECTRONIC NOTIFICATION OF AN INVITATION FOR BIDS AND ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION OF BIDS; AND TO CREATE THE FAIR NOTICE AND EFFICIENCY IN PUBLIC WORKS ACT.
Thursday, April 4, 2019
BILL: HB1969
Sponsor: Wardlaw
TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING ARKANSAS'S CONTRIBUTION TO THE NATIONAL STATUARY HALL COLLECTION.
BILL: HB1813
Sponsor: Gazaway
TO STREAMLINE THE LAW CONCERNING GOVERNMENTAL ENTITIES; AND TO REFORM THE LAW CONCERNING CERTAIN AGENCIES, DEPARTMENTS, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS, AND COMMITTEES.
BILL: SB683
Sponsor: Hester
TO ABOLISH THE ARKANSAS BROADBAND COUNCIL, THE ARKANSAS YOUTH SUICIDE PREVENTION TASK FORCE, THE GRADE "A" MILK PROGRAM ADVISORY COMMITTEE, AND THE PRAIRIE GROVE BATTLEFIELD STATE PARK ADVISORY COMMISSION.
BILL: HJR1008
Sponsor: Vaught
AN AMENDMENT TO THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION TO AMEND THE PROCESS FOR THE SUBMISSION AND APPROVAL OF PROPOSED INITIATED ACTS, CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, AND REFERENDA.
BILL: HB1893
Sponsor: Della Rosa
TO AMEND CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORTING REQUIREMENTS FOR INDEPENDENT EXPENDITURES; AND TO AMEND PORTIONS OF THE ARKANSAS CODE RESULTING FROM INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1996.
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
BILL: SB457
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
TO REGULATE THE ADMINISTRATION OF REAL PROPERTY OF THE STATE AND POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS OF THE STATE.
BILL: HB1928
Sponsor: V. Flowers
TO AMEND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967; AND TO REQUIRE ALL OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS TO BE RECORDED.
BILL: SB409
Sponsor: Flippo
TO ALLOW FOR THE ELECTRONIC NOTIFICATION OF AN INVITATION FOR BIDS AND ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION OF BIDS; AND TO CREATE THE FAIR NOTICE AND EFFICIENCY IN PUBLIC WORKS ACT.
BILL: SB498
Sponsor: M. Johnson
TO AMEND THE PROVISIONS OF THE ARKANSAS CASINO GAMING AMENDMENT OF 2018; AMENDING ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION, AMENDMENT 100; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
BILL: SB524
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ELECTRONIC VOTING EQUIPMENT; AND TO AUTHORIZE THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTION COMMISSIONERS TO PERFORM POST ELECTION AUDITS OF VOTES TABULATED ELECTRONICALLY.
BILL: HB1417
Sponsor: Watson
TO AMEND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967 TO PROTECT THE IDENTITY OF CERTAIN PERSONS ASSISTING IN CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS; AND TO CREATE AN EXEMPTION TO THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967.
BILL: HB1382
Sponsor: Sorvillo
TO EXEMPT FROM DISCLOSURE UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967 AND KEEP CONFIDENTIAL RECORDS AND INFORMATION CONCERNING A LOTTERY WINNER.
BILL: HB1665
Sponsor: Brown
TO STRENGTHEN VOTER TRUST IN THE ELECTION PROCESS; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ELECTION PROCESS AND ADMINISTRATION.
BILL: HB1630
Sponsor: Lundstrum
TO EXEMPT CERTAIN INFORMATION PERTAINING TO A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER FROM THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967; AND CONCERNING PUBLIC RECORD WEBSITES.
BILL: SR42
Sponsor: S. Flowers
TO ENCOURAGE AND URGE GOVERNOR ASA HUTCHINSON TO ACT EXPEDITIOUSLY ON CERTAIN PAROLE BOARD RECOMMENDATIONS.
BILL: SB670
Sponsor: M. Johnson
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING POLL WORKERS AND OTHER ELECTION OFFICIALS; AND TO AMEND A PORTION OF THE ELECTION LAWS AS AMENDED BY ACT 258 OF 2019.
BILL: SB672
Sponsor: M. Johnson
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING EARLY VOTING; AND TO END EARLY VOTING ON THE SATURDAY BEFORE AN ELECTION DAY.
Monday, April 1, 2019
BILL: SJR15
Sponsor: A. Clark
THE ARKANSAS TERM LIMITS AMENDMENT.
BILL: SB669
Sponsor: Bond
PERMITTING LICENSED ON-SITE AND ELECTRONIC WAGERING ON ATHLETIC EVENTS BY CERTAIN ENTITIES.
BILL: SB557
Sponsor: Teague
TO DESIGNATE WASHINGTON, ARKANSAS, AS THE BIRTHPLACE OF THE BOWIE KNIFE, ARKANSAS HERITAGE SITE.
BILL: SB342
Sponsor: J. Cooper
TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING THE CONTRACTORS LICENSING BOARD; AND TO AMEND THE LICENSING REQUIREMENTS OF CONTRACTORS.
BILL: HB1950
Sponsor: Glover
TO ESTABLISH JOHN H. JOHNSON DAY AS A MEMORIAL DAY.
BILL: HB1941
Sponsor: Slape
CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION'S INDUSTRY DIVISION.
BILL: HB1936
Sponsor: Burch
TO CREATE THE ARKANSAS MEDAL OF HONOR COMMISSION; AND TO AUTHORIZE THE CONSTRUCTION OF ADDITIONAL PLAQUES ON THE ARKANSAS MEDAL OF HONOR MEMORIAL.
BILL: HB1666
Sponsor: Brown
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ELECTION ADMINISTRATION AND PROCEDURES; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING DUAL OFFICE HOLDING.
BILL: HB1907
Sponsor: Hollowell
TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING THE STATE ATHLETIC COMMISSION; AND TO EXEMPT PROFESSIONAL WRESTLING FROM REGULATION BY THE STATE ATHLETIC COMMISSION.
BILL: HB1893
Sponsor: Della Rosa
TO AMEND CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORTING REQUIREMENTS FOR INDEPENDENT EXPENDITURES; AND TO AMEND PORTIONS OF THE ARKANSAS CODE RESULTING FROM INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1996.
BILL: HB1881
Sponsor: Petty
CONCERNING THE INVESTIGATION INTO A MISSING OR UNIDENTIFIED PERSON; AND CONCERNING THE NATIONAL MISSING AND UNIDENTIFIED PERSONS SYSTEM.
BILL: HB1842
Sponsor: Pilkington
TO STREAMLINE THE GRIEVANCE PROCESS FOR STATE EMPLOYEES; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE PROCEDURES, FACTORS TO BE CONSIDERED, AND STANDARD OF REVIEW FOR GRIEVANCES.
BILL: HB1706
Sponsor: Bragg
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ANNUAL CAREER SERVICE RECOGNITION PAYMENTS FOR STATE EMPLOYEES.
BILL: SB664
Sponsor: Elliott
TO REQUIRE THAT NEW INMATES RECEIVE READING ASSESSMENTS AND DYSLEXIA SCREENINGS; TO REQUIRE READING AND DYSLEXIA SERVICES; AND TO REQUIRE CORRECTIONS TEACHERS KNOW BEST PRACTICES OF SCIENCE-BASED READING INSTRUCTION.
BILL: SB573
Sponsor: G. Leding
CONCERNING PROGRAMS AVAILABLE TO MINORS IN A STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY; CONCERNING PAROLE DISCHARGE FOR OFFENDERS WHO ARE MINORS; AND CONCERNING THE REINSTATEMENT OF CERTAIN RIGHTS FOR MINORS WHO ARE OFFENDERS.
BILL: SB306
Sponsor: Teague
TO ALLOW A LOTTERY WINNER TO REMAIN CONFIDENTIAL.
Thursday, March 28, 2019
BILL: SR37
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO CONDEMN THE GREEN NEW DEAL RESOLUTION PENDING IN THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS.
BILL: SR36
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO CONDEMN THE GREEN NEW DEAL RESOLUTION PENDING IN THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
BILL: SB656
Sponsor: J. English
TO CREATE THE DATA-SHARING AND DATA-DRIVEN DECISION-MAKING TASK FORCE.
BILL: SB611
Sponsor: G. Leding
TO CLARIFY THE LAW CONCERNING INFORMATION REPORTED BY PAID CANVASSERS.
BILL: SB652
Sponsor: M. Johnson
TO NAME THE OFFICE BUILDING LOCATED AT 501 WOODLANE, LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS; AND TO HONOR GOVERNOR WINTHROP ROCKEFELLER.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
BILL: SB650
Sponsor: Hester
TO PROHIBIT A PERSON CONVICTED OF A PUBLIC TRUST CRIME FROM FILING AS A CANDIDATE FOR A CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICE OR FROM RUNNING AS A CANDIDATE FOR A PUBLIC OFFICE.
BILL: SB649
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO AMEND CERTAIN LAWS NECESSARY TO EFFECTUATE ALTERNATING MAY AND MARCH PREFERENTIAL PRIMARY ELECTIONS; TO REPEAL ACT 545 OF 2019; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1698
Sponsor: Della Rosa
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE FILING AND PUBLICATION OF CERTAIN CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORTS; AND TO AMEND PORTIONS OF ARKANSAS CODE RESULTING FROM INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1990 AND INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1996.
BILL: HB1697
Sponsor: S. Meeks
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING CAMPAIGN FINANCE; AND TO ALLOW REIMBURSABLE TRAVEL EXPENSES TO BE PAID FROM CARRYOVER FUNDS.
BILL: HB1878
Sponsor: Della Rosa
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING CERTAIN CAMPAIGN SIGNS AND LITERATURE; AND TO REQUIRE TRANSPARENCY BY POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEES AND INDEPENDENT EXPENDITURE COMMITTEES.
BILL: HB1879
Sponsor: House
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING DEATH BENEFITS; AND TO AUTHORIZE THE PAYMENT OF A DEATH BENEFIT TO A DESIGNATED BENEFICIARY OF A MEMBER OF THE ARKANSAS NATIONAL GUARD IN CERTAIN SITUATIONS.
BILL: HB1868
Sponsor: Boyd
TO ALLOW A DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION CARD TO BE USED TO VOTE; TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING VOTER IDENTIFICATION; AND TO AMEND ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION, AMENDMENT 51, SECTION 13.
BILL: HB1859
Sponsor: Perry
TO REQUIRE A LOTTERY RETAILER TO POST A BOND; TO REQUIRE THE OFFICE OF THE LOTTERY TO ESTABLISH A SEPARATE ACCOUNT FOR BOND FEES; TO REPEAL THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A SEPARATE FIDELITY FUND; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1858
Sponsor: Perry
TO DEFINE A "SUPER RETAILER" UNDER THE ARKANSAS SCHOLARSHIP LOTTERY ACT; AND TO ALLOW WINNERS OF A CERTAIN DOLLAR AMOUNT TO CLAIM PRIZES FROM CERTAIN ENTITIES.
BILL: HB1848
Sponsor: A. Collins
CONCERNING DATA COLLECTED BY THE ARKANSAS CRIME INFORMATION CENTER.
Monday, March 25, 2019
BILL: HB1769
Sponsor: Payton
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE FEES COLLECTED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF STATE LANDS; AND TO AUTHORIZE THE COMMISSIONER OF STATE LANDS TO SET ADEQUATE RATES, FEES, AND CHARGES.
BILL: HB1767
Sponsor: Payton
TO REGULATE THE ADMINISTRATION OF REAL PROPERTY OF THE STATE.
BILL: HB1661
Sponsor: Gonzales
CONCERNING THE ARKANSAS STATE CLAIMS COMMISSION; CONCERNING CLAIMS MADE OR ACTIONS AGAINST THE STATE; CONCERNING CLAIM AND ACTION PROCEDURES; AND CONCERNING JURISDICTION OF THE ARKANSAS STATE CLAIMS COMMISSION.
BILL: SB641
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
TO ALLOW A LIMITED EXEMPTION TO THE ARKANSAS ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES ACT; AND TO ALLOW AN ALTERNATIVE PROCESS FOR FILING RULES.
BILL: SB635
Sponsor: Elliott
TO PROVIDE FOR THIRD-PARTY ALTERNATIVE TRANSITIONAL HOUSING FOR INMATES IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION WHO ARE ELIGIBLE FOR PAROLE BUT LACK A RESIDENCE TO WHICH THE INMATE MAY BE RELEASED.
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
BILL: SB622
Sponsor: B. Sample
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING JOB ORDER CONTRACTING.
BILL: HB1836
Sponsor: B. Smith
TO ALLOW THE TREASURER OF STATE TO TRANSFER FUNDS BY DIRECT DEPOSIT.
BILL: HB1804
Sponsor: Cloud
TO CLARIFY DATES AND PROCEDURES CONCERNING NOMINATIONS BY POLITICAL PARTIES.
BILL: HB1607
Sponsor: Dotson
TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING THE DISPLAY OF THE NATIONAL MOTTO OF THE UNITED STATES, "IN GOD WE TRUST".
BILL: SB611
Sponsor: G. Leding
TO CLARIFY THE LAW CONCERNING INFORMATION REPORTED BY PAID CANVASSERS.
BILL: SB463
Sponsor: M. Johnson
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING INITIATIVES AND REFERENDA; AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE LICENSING, REGISTRATION, AND ENFORCEMENT OF LAWS CONCERNING CERTAIN PERSONS AND ENTITIES THAT PARTICIPATE IN THE PAID CANVASSING INDUSTRY.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
BILL: SB606
Sponsor: G. Leding
TO ESTABLISH STANDARD FILING FEES FOR CANDIDATES IN THE ARKANSAS GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SB601
Sponsor: Elliott
TO AUTHORIZE AND EXPEDITE NECESSARY IMPROVEMENTS TO THE LITTLE ROCK NINE MEMORIAL ON THE STATE CAPITOL GROUNDS.
Monday, March 18, 2019
BILL: SR30
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO CONDEMN THE POLICIES OF PRESIDENT NICOLÁS MADURO OF VENEZUELA AND TO SUPPORT THE PEOPLE OF VENEZUELA.
BILL: SJR15
Sponsor: A. Clark
THE ARKANSAS TERM LIMITS AMENDMENT.
BILL: SJR9
Sponsor: M. Johnson
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS GOVERNING CIRCULATION, SUBMISSION, AND CHALLENGES TO THE SUFFICIENCY OF INITIATIVES AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SB487
Sponsor: Elliott
TO CONDUCT AN ASSESSMENT AND AUDIT OF THE CULTURE AND CLIMATE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION.
BILL: SJR4
Sponsor: K. Ingram
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS GOVERNING CIRCULATION, SUBMISSION, AND CHALLENGES TO THE SUFFICIENCY OF INITIATIVES AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
Thursday, March 14, 2019
BILL: SB574
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO REQUIRE A CANDIDATE FOR AN ELECTED OFFICE TO FILE A SWORN STATEMENT CONCERNING THE CANDIDATE'S TAX PAYMENT STATUS AND CRIMINAL HISTORY; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: SB573
Sponsor: G. Leding
CONCERNING PROGRAMS AVAILABLE TO MINORS IN A STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY; CONCERNING PAROLE DISCHARGE FOR OFFENDERS WHO ARE MINORS; AND CONCERNING THE REINSTATEMENT OF CERTAIN RIGHTS FOR MINORS WHO ARE OFFENDERS.
BILL: HB1740
Sponsor: Cloud
TO CLARIFY AND MODERNIZE PROCEDURES REQUIRED FOR POLITICAL PARTY PRIMARIES; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING POLITICAL PARTY PRIMARIES.
BILL: HB1780
Sponsor: Della Rosa
TO RECOGNIZE AND REMEMBER THE GREATEST MARITIME DISASTER IN UNITED STATES HISTORY.
BILL: HB1553
Sponsor: Penzo
TO CREATE THE NATIONAL DAY OF THE COWBOY IN ARKANSAS.
BILL: HB1505
Sponsor: Beck
TO REQUIRE REPORTS UNDER THE TRANSFORMATION AND EFFICIENCIES ACT OF 2019 INCLUDING SAVINGS REPORTS.
BILL: SB572
Sponsor: Elliott
TO ALLOW VOTER REGISTRATION AND BALLOT ACCESS FOR ELIGIBLE PERSONS INCARCERATED IN COUNTY JAILS.
BILL: HB1763
Sponsor: A. Davis
TO CREATE THE TRANSFORMATION AND EFFICIENCIES ACT OF 2019; TO ESTABLISH CABINET-LEVEL DEPARTMENTS; TO TRANSFER STATE ENTITIES; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: SB258
Sponsor: Bond
TO INCREASE THE PENALTY FOR TAKING CAMPAIGN FUNDS AS PERSONAL INCOME; AND TO AMEND PROVISIONS OF ARKANSAS LAW RESULTING FROM INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1990 AND INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1996.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
BILL: HB1341
Sponsor: Cavenaugh
TO CREATE THE GOVERNMENT FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT OF 2019.
BILL: SB557
Sponsor: Teague
TO DESIGNATE WASHINGTON, ARKANSAS, AS THE BIRTHPLACE OF THE BOWIE KNIFE, ARKANSAS HERITAGE SITE.
BILL: SJR10
Sponsor: M. Pitsch
AN AMENDMENT TO THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION TO AMEND THE PROCESS FOR THE SUBMISSION AND APPROVAL OF PROPOSED INITIATED ACTS, CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, AND REFERENDA.
BILL: SJR9
Sponsor: M. Johnson
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS GOVERNING CIRCULATION, SUBMISSION, AND CHALLENGES TO THE SUFFICIENCY OF INITIATIVES AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SJR4
Sponsor: K. Ingram
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS GOVERNING CIRCULATION, SUBMISSION, AND CHALLENGES TO THE SUFFICIENCY OF INITIATIVES AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SR3
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO DECLARE SUPPORT OF BORDER SECURITY.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
BILL: HB1429
Sponsor: Dotson
TO ESTABLISH THE CODE OF ARKANSAS RULES.
BILL: SB306
Sponsor: Teague
TO ALLOW A LOTTERY WINNER TO REMAIN CONFIDENTIAL.
Monday, March 11, 2019
BILL: HB1523
Sponsor: Petty
CONCERNING THE TREATMENT OF FEMALE INMATES AND DETAINEES IN CORRECTIONAL OR DETENTION FACILITIES; AND CONCERNING PREGNANT INMATES AND DETAINEES.
BILL: HB1460
Sponsor: Speaks
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING UNOPPOSED CANDIDATES; AND TO REQUIRE UNOPPOSED CANDIDATES TO APPEAR ON THE BALLOT.
BILL: SB4
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO CREATE THE ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE STUDY ON VETERANS AFFAIRS.
BILL: SB524
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ELECTRONIC VOTING EQUIPMENT; AND TO AUTHORIZE THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTION COMMISSIONERS TO PERFORM POST ELECTION AUDITS OF VOTES TABULATED ELECTRONICALLY.
BILL: SB521
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO AMEND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967; AND TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "PUBLIC RECORDS".
BILL: SJR10
Sponsor: M. Pitsch
AN AMENDMENT TO THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION TO AMEND THE PROCESS FOR THE SUBMISSION AND APPROVAL OF PROPOSED INITIATED ACTS, CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, AND REFERENDA.
BILL: SB401
Sponsor: B. Johnson
CONCERNING APPLICATIONS BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION, ARTICLE V.
Thursday, March 7, 2019
BILL: HB1420
Sponsor: Boyd
TO AMEND CANDIDATE FILING AND PETITION CIRCULATION PERIODS; TO AMEND THE ANNUAL SCHOOL ELECTION DATE NOTIFICATION PROCESS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1682
Sponsor: Warren
TO AMEND THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE STATE BOARD OF COLLECTION AGENCIES.
BILL: HB1571
Sponsor: Boyd
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING COMPENSATION OF ELECTION OFFICIALS; AND TO PERMIT ELECTION OFFICIALS TO WORK AS VOLUNTEERS.
BILL: HB1529
Sponsor: Womack
REQUIRING TRAINING OF LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS IN THE IDENTIFICATION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE OVERDOSE AND THE ROLE OF NALOXONE.
BILL: HB1513
Sponsor: Boyd
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING INSPECTION OF BALLOTS BY ELECTION OFFICIALS.
BILL: HB1504
Sponsor: Boyd
TO CLARIFY THE LAW CONCERNING PROHIBITED ELECTIONEERING; AND TO PROVIDE A DEFINITION OF ELECTIONEERING.
BILL: HB1503
Sponsor: Boyd
TO ALLOW A VOTER ADDITIONAL TIME TO MARK HIS OR HER BALLOT; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING BALLOT PROCEDURES.
BILL: HB1393
Sponsor: Della Rosa
TO ENSURE THE ARKANSAS ETHICS COMMISSION HAS SUFFICIENT TIME AND RESOURCES TO COMPLETE CERTAIN ONGOING INVESTIGATIONS; AND TO ADDRESS ADMINISTRATIVE LIMITATIONS ON THE ARKANAS ETHICS COMMISSION.
BILL: HB1364
Sponsor: M. Gray
TO REQUIRE A CANDIDATE TO USE HIS OR HER SURNAME ON A BALLOT IN AN ELECTION; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING BALLOTS.
BILL: SB515
Sponsor: M. Johnson
TO CREATE THE ARKANSAS HERITAGE PROTECTION ACT.
BILL: SB457
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
TO REGULATE THE ADMINISTRATION OF REAL PROPERTY OF THE STATE AND POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS OF THE STATE.
BILL: SB390
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO AUTHORIZE AND REQUIRE CERTAIN FUNDS TO BE DEPOSITED INTO THE STATE TREASURY MONEY MANAGEMENT TRUST; TO AMEND THE LONG TERM RESERVE FUND; AND TO ESTABLISH FEES FOR FUNDS DEPOSITED INTO THE STATE TREASURY MONEY MANAGEMENT TRUST.
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
BILL: SB236
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO AMEND THE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' POLITICAL FREEDOM ACT OF 1999 AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
BILL: SB498
Sponsor: M. Johnson
TO AMEND THE PROVISIONS OF THE ARKANSAS CASINO GAMING AMENDMENT OF 2018; AMENDING ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION, AMENDMENT 100; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1522
Sponsor: House
TO AMEND THE LAW TO EXTEND STATE BENEFITS TO THE MEMBERS OF THE ARKANSAS NATIONAL GUARD ON STATE ACTIVE DUTY.
BILL: HB1129
Sponsor: House
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE MILITARY SUPPORT REVOLVING FUND; AND TO ALLOW THE DEPOSIT OF FEDERAL REIMBURSEMENTS INTO THE MILITARY SUPPORT REVOLVING FUND.
BILL: HJR1018
Sponsor: Wardlaw
TO CONTINUE A LEVY OF A ONE-HALF PERCENT SALES AND USE TAX FOR THE STATE’S HIGHWAY SYSTEM, COUNTY ROADS, AND CITY STREETS.
BILL: SJR18
Sponsor: Elliott
RATIFYING THE PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION PROVIDING THAT EQUALITY OF RIGHTS UNDER THE LAW SHALL NOT BE DENIED OR ABRIDGED BY THE UNITED STATES OR ANY STATE ON ACCOUNT OF SEX.
BILL: SJR9
Sponsor: M. Johnson
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS GOVERNING CIRCULATION, SUBMISSION, AND CHALLENGES TO THE SUFFICIENCY OF INITIATIVES AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SJR4
Sponsor: K. Ingram
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS GOVERNING CIRCULATION, SUBMISSION, AND CHALLENGES TO THE SUFFICIENCY OF INITIATIVES AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SB458
Sponsor: B. Sample
TO TRANSFER THE ARKANSAS WIRELESS INFORMATION NETWORK TO THE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
Monday, March 4, 2019
BILL: SB487
Sponsor: Elliott
TO CONDUCT AN ASSESSMENT AND AUDIT OF THE CULTURE AND CLIMATE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION.
BILL: SB463
Sponsor: M. Johnson
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING INITIATIVES AND REFERENDA; AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE LICENSING, REGISTRATION, AND ENFORCEMENT OF LAWS CONCERNING CERTAIN PERSONS AND ENTITIES THAT PARTICIPATE IN THE PAID CANVASSING INDUSTRY.
BILL: SJR11
Sponsor: Bond
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO AMEND THE NUMBER OF YEARS THAT A MEMBER OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY MAY SERVE IN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
Thursday, February 28, 2019
BILL: SB458
Sponsor: B. Sample
TO TRANSFER THE ARKANSAS WIRELESS INFORMATION NETWORK TO THE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: SB457
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
TO REGULATE THE ADMINISTRATION OF REAL PROPERTY OF THE STATE AND POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS OF THE STATE.
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
BILL: SB231
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO AMEND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967; TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "PUBLIC RECORDS".
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
BILL: SB116
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
REQUIRING AN INMATE IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION TO FIRST EXHAUST ALL AVAILABLE ADMINISTRATIVE REMEDIES AS A CONDITION PRECEDENT TO FILING A CLAIM UNDER THE ARKANSAS CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1993 OR ANY OTHER STATE LAW.
BILL: SB445
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO PROVIDE FOR A MARCH PRIMARY ELECTION ON YEARS IN WHICH THE OFFICE OF PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES WILL BE VOTED ON; AND TO AMEND THE TIME FOR THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO MEET IN FISCAL SESSION.
BILL: SB409
Sponsor: Flippo
TO ALLOW FOR THE ELECTRONIC NOTIFICATION OF AN INVITATION FOR BIDS AND ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION OF BIDS; AND TO CREATE THE FAIR NOTICE AND EFFICIENCY IN PUBLIC WORKS ACT.
BILL: SJR4
Sponsor: K. Ingram
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS GOVERNING CIRCULATION, SUBMISSION, AND CHALLENGES TO THE SUFFICIENCY OF INITIATIVES AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
Monday, February 25, 2019
BILL: HB1500
Sponsor: Gazaway
TO AMEND ACTS 2003, NO. 1366, AS AMENDED, THE HOMELAND SECURITY INFORMATION ACT; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1492
Sponsor: Lundstrum
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ELECTION PAGES; AND TO ALLOW CERTAIN HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO PERFORM THE DUTIES AND FUNCTIONS OF ELECTION OFFICIALS.
BILL: HB1489
Sponsor: Vaught
TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING THE PROCEDURES FOR PETITIONS AND REFERRED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1465
Sponsor: Boyd
TO MAKE TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS TO § 7-5-301; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING VOTER-VERIFIED PAPER AUDIT TRAILS.
BILL: HB1455
Sponsor: Boyd
TO MAKE A TECHNICAL CORRECTION TO § 7-5-202; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PRINTOUTS FROM VOTING MACHINES.
BILL: HB1444
Sponsor: Breaux
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE DATE TO HOLD CERTAIN RUNOFF ELECTIONS.
BILL: HB1431
Sponsor: Dotson
TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING ADMINISTRATIVE RULES.
BILL: HB1415
Sponsor: Evans
TO CREATE A UNIFORM SECURITY PROTOCOL FOR CERTAIN ARKANSAS PUBLIC EVENTS; AND TO CREATE A COMMITTEE TO STUDY AND RECOMMEND SECURITY PROTOCOLS FOR CERTAIN PUBLIC EVENTS.
BILL: HB1374
Sponsor: Cavenaugh
TO PROHIBIT FORMER MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY FROM CERTAIN ACTIONS UNTIL TWO (2) YEARS AFTER THE EXPIRATION OF THEIR TERM OF OFFICE; TO AMEND ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION, ARTICLE 19, § 29; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: SB404
Sponsor: B. Davis
TO PROVIDE FOR AN ELECTION CONCERNING CASINO GAMING IN POPE COUNTY; AMENDING ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION, AMENDMENT 100; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: SB401
Sponsor: B. Johnson
CONCERNING APPLICATIONS BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION, ARTICLE V.
Thursday, February 21, 2019
BILL: HB1388
Sponsor: Gonzales
TO ENSURE REGISTERED VOTERS ARE UNITED STATES CITIZENS; TO CREATE A PROCESS FOR TRANSFER OF INFORMATION FROM THE JUDICIARY TO THE VOTER REGISTRATION OFFICIALS; AND TO AMEND AMENDMENT 51 OF THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION.
BILL: SB394
Sponsor: Hester
TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING LICENSING AND CERTIFICATION OF APPRAISERS; AND TO CREATE A REGISTRATION CLASS FOR A REGISTERED APPRENTICE APPRAISER.
BILL: SB393
Sponsor: Hester
TO AMEND THE REQUIREMENTS FOR REGISTRATION UNDER THE APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANY REGISTRATION ACT.
BILL: SJR14
Sponsor: L. Eads
TO CONTINUE A LEVY OF A ONE-HALF PERCENT SALES AND USE TAX FOR THE STATE’S HIGHWAY SYSTEM, COUNTY ROADS, AND CITY STREETS.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
BILL: SB390
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO AUTHORIZE AND REQUIRE CERTAIN FUNDS TO BE DEPOSITED INTO THE STATE TREASURY MONEY MANAGEMENT TRUST; TO AMEND THE LONG TERM RESERVE FUND; AND TO ESTABLISH FEES FOR FUNDS DEPOSITED INTO THE STATE TREASURY MONEY MANAGEMENT TRUST.
BILL: SB346
Sponsor: M. Pitsch
TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING THE PROCEDURES FOR PETITIONS AND REFERRED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: SB262
Sponsor: Irvin
AMENDING ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING THE REPORTING OF FINANCIAL INFORMATION ON STATEMENTS OF FINANCIAL INTEREST; AND AMENDING A PORTION OF LAW RESULTING FROM AN INITIATED ACT.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
BILL: SJR14
Sponsor: L. Eads
TO CONTINUE A LEVY OF A ONE-HALF PERCENT SALES AND USE TAX FOR THE STATE’S HIGHWAY SYSTEM, COUNTY ROADS, AND CITY STREETS.
Monday, February 18, 2019
BILL: HB1426
Sponsor: M. Gray
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING SERVICE AS A POLL WORKER; AND TO PREVENT CONFLICTS OF INTEREST IN ELECTIONS.
BILL: HB1366
Sponsor: M. Gray
TO REQUIRE THE NAMES OF UNOPPOSED CITY CLERK CANDIDATES TO BE INCLUDED ON THE BALLOT; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING BALLOTS FOR AN ELECTION.
BILL: HB1430
Sponsor: Dotson
TO ELIMINATE UNNECESSARY REFERENCES TO REGULATIONS AND TO PROVIDE FOR CONSISTENT REFERENCES TO RULES THROUGHOUT THE ARKANSAS CODE; AND TO CHANGE THE NAME OF A ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL SUBCOMMITTEE.
BILL: SB353
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO REQUIRE THAT A STATEMENT OF LEGISLATIVE INTENT BE INCLUDED IN A BILL THAT AUTHORIZES PROMULGATION OF STATE AGENCY RULES.
BILL: SB346
Sponsor: M. Pitsch
TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING THE PROCEDURES FOR PETITIONS AND REFERRED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
BILL: SB342
Sponsor: J. Cooper
TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING THE CONTRACTORS LICENSING BOARD; AND TO AMEND THE LICENSING REQUIREMENTS OF CONTRACTORS.
BILL: SB258
Sponsor: Bond
TO INCREASE THE PENALTY FOR TAKING CAMPAIGN FUNDS AS PERSONAL INCOME; AND TO AMEND PROVISIONS OF ARKANSAS LAW RESULTING FROM INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1990 AND INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1996.
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT PERMITTING LIMITS ON AWARDS OF PUNITIVE DAMAGES.
BILL: SJR16
Sponsor: A. Clark
AN AMENDMENT TO ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION, AMENDMENT 73, CONCERNING TERM LIMITS FOR MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SJR15
Sponsor: A. Clark
THE ARKANSAS TERM LIMITS AMENDMENT.
BILL: SJR14
Sponsor: L. Eads
TO CONTINUE A LEVY OF A ONE-HALF PERCENT SALES AND USE TAX FOR THE STATE’S HIGHWAY SYSTEM, COUNTY ROADS, AND CITY STREETS.
BILL: SJR13
Sponsor: M. Johnson
AN AMENDMENT TO THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CASINO GAMING AMENDMENT OF 2018.
BILL: SJR12
Sponsor: B. Davis
AN AMENDMENT TO THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION CONCERNING THE OPERATION OF ARKANSAS HIGHWAYS; AND CONCERNING THE FUNDING FOR ARKANSAS HIGHWAYS AND THE POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE STATE HIGHWAY COMMISSION.
BILL: SJR11
Sponsor: Bond
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO AMEND THE NUMBER OF YEARS THAT A MEMBER OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY MAY SERVE IN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SJR10
Sponsor: M. Pitsch
AN AMENDMENT TO THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION TO AMEND THE PROCESS FOR THE SUBMISSION AND APPROVAL OF PROPOSED INITIATED ACTS, CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, AND REFERENDA.
BILL: SJR9
Sponsor: M. Johnson
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS GOVERNING CIRCULATION, SUBMISSION, AND CHALLENGES TO THE SUFFICIENCY OF INITIATIVES AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SB256
Sponsor: K. Ingram
TO PROHIBIT ELECTED PUBLIC OFFICIALS FROM REGISTERING AS LOBBYISTS.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
BILL: SJR8
Sponsor: Hester
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT PERMITTING LIMITS ON AWARDS OF PUNITIVE AND NONECONOMIC DAMAGES.
BILL: SJR7
Sponsor: T. Garner
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT PROVIDING FOR ANNUAL REGULAR SESSIONS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY; AND AUTHORIZING THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO CONVENE ITSELF IN SPECIAL SESSION.
BILL: SJR6
Sponsor: B. Davis
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT PROVIDING THAT FUTURE BALLOT INITIATIVES NOT REFERENCE ONE (1) OR MORE COUNTIES OR CITIES BY NAME IF THE INTENT IS TO GRANT THOSE COUNTIES OR CITIES SPECIAL POWERS, PRIVILEGES, OPPORTUNITIES, OR BENEFITS.
BILL: SR14
Sponsor: B. Sample
TO ENCOURAGE THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS AND THE ARKANSAS CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO WORK TO END ORGAN HARVESTING FROM PRISONERS OF CONSCIENCE IN THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA.
BILL: SB195
Sponsor: A. Clark
TO AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION TO BUILD A PARKING FACILITY ON THE STATE CAPITOL GROUNDS.
Monday, February 11, 2019
BILL: SJR5
Sponsor: K. Ingram
CONCERNING THE PROCESS FOR CIRCULATING, SUBMITTING, AND CHALLENGING THE SUFFICIENCY OF INITIATED MEASURES UNDER ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION, ARTICLE 5, § 1, AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SJR4
Sponsor: K. Ingram
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS GOVERNING CIRCULATION, SUBMISSION, AND CHALLENGES TO THE SUFFICIENCY OF INITIATIVES AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: HB1318
Sponsor: House
TO AMEND THE MILITARY CODE OF ARKANSAS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1291
Sponsor: Della Rosa
TO AMEND THE APPLICABILITY OF REQUIREMENTS FOR CAMPAIGN SIGNS AND MATERIALS.
BILL: HB1302
Sponsor: Cozart
TO CREATE THE RED TAPE REDUCTION COLLECTIVE RULEMAKING ACT OF 2019.
BILL: HB1277
Sponsor: Hawks
TO AMEND LAWS REGARDING CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS; AND TO REQUIRE CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS ON CONTRACTORS IN DESIGNATED POSITIONS OR DESIGNATED FINANCIAL OR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY POSITIONS.
BILL: HB1261
Sponsor: L. Fite
TO AMEND FLAG DISTRIBUTION; AND TO ALLOW THE DISTRIBUTION OF FLAGS TO INDIVIDUALS.
BILL: HB1259
Sponsor: Tosh
CONCERNING THE PUBLICATION AND DISTRIBUTION OF RULES AND REGULATIONS BY THE BOARD OF CORRECTIONS.
BILL: HB1258
Sponsor: Tosh
CONCERNING THE OATH TAKEN BY THE DIRECTOR OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION AND OTHER EMPLOYEES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION.
BILL: HB1030
Sponsor: Rye
AN ACT TO ESTABLISH ARKANSAS MUSIC APPRECIATION DAY.
Rye
BILL: SB306
Sponsor: Teague
TO ALLOW A LOTTERY WINNER TO REMAIN CONFIDENTIAL.
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
BILL: HB1178
Sponsor: Wardlaw
TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING VARIOUS PROCUREMENT METHODS; TO PROVIDE FOR THE TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION OF PROCUREMENT OFFICIALS; AND TO REQUIRE ADDITIONAL LEGISLATIVE REVIEW OF PROCUREMENT RULES.
BILL: SB276
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING THE DATES OF THE GENERAL PRIMARY ELECTION AND PREFERENTIAL PRIMARY ELECTION; AND TO AMEND THE TIME PERIOD FOR FILING AS A CANDIDATE FOR A PRIMARY ELECTION.
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
BILL: SB262
Sponsor: Irvin
AMENDING ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING THE REPORTING OF FINANCIAL INFORMATION ON STATEMENTS OF FINANCIAL INTEREST; AND AMENDING A PORTION OF LAW RESULTING FROM AN INITIATED ACT.
Monday, February 4, 2019
BILL: SB260
Sponsor: Hester
TO AMEND PROVISIONS CONCERNING POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE CONTRIBUTIONS; AND TO PROHIBIT DIRECT CONTRIBUTIONS BETWEEN POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEES.
BILL: SB259
Sponsor: Hester
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING APPROVED POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEES; AND TO PREVENT A PERSON HOLDING A CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICE FROM FORMING MORE THAN ONE (1) APPROVED POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE.
BILL: SB258
Sponsor: Bond
TO INCREASE THE PENALTY FOR TAKING CAMPAIGN FUNDS AS PERSONAL INCOME; AND TO AMEND PROVISIONS OF ARKANSAS LAW RESULTING FROM INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1990 AND INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1996.
BILL: HB1246
Sponsor: Lowery
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING RUNOFF ELECTIONS FOR COUNTY AND MUNICIPAL OFFICERS.
BILL: HB1249
Sponsor: Tosh
CONCERNING FACILITIES OPERATED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY CORRECTION; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1248
Sponsor: Tosh
CONCERNING LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES; AND CONCERNING THE ARKANSAS COMMISSION ON LAW ENFORCEMENT STANDARDS AND TRAINING.
BILL: HB1128
Sponsor: House
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE AUTHORITY OF THE GOVERNOR TO ORDER THE MILITIA INTO SERVICE; AND TO AUTHORIZE THE USE OF THE MILITIA TO ADDRESS CYBERSECURITY THREATS AND CYBERSECURITY VULNERABILITIES.
BILL: HB1127
Sponsor: House
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE REMOVAL OF AN OFFICER FROM THE ARKANSAS NATIONAL GUARD; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: SB256
Sponsor: K. Ingram
TO PROHIBIT ELECTED PUBLIC OFFICIALS FROM REGISTERING AS LOBBYISTS.
BILL: SB255
Sponsor: Irvin
TO REPLACE THE ARKANSAS STATUES IN THE NATIONAL STATUARY HALL COLLECTION; AND TO PLACE A STATUE HONORING HATTIE WYATT CARAWAY AND A STATUE HONORING JAMES C. MORRIS IN THE NATIONAL STATUARY HALL COLLECTION.
BILL: SB249
Sponsor: J. Hendren
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PENALTIES FOR ETHICS VIOLATIONS; AND TO RAISE THE AMOUNT OF FINES THAT MAY BE LEVIED BY THE ARKANSAS ETHICS COMMISSION.
BILL: SB236
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO AMEND THE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' POLITICAL FREEDOM ACT OF 1999 AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: SB231
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO AMEND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967; TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "PUBLIC RECORDS".
Thursday, January 31, 2019
BILL: HB1244
Sponsor: Tosh
CONCERNING THE SUPERVISORY POWERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY CORRECTION.
BILL: HB1242
Sponsor: Tosh
CONCERNING ADMINISTRATIVE DIRECTIVES THAT ADDRESS TRANSITIONAL HOUSING FACILITIES APPROVED BY THE BOARD OF CORRECTIONS AND LICENSED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY CORRECTION.
BILL: HB1236
Sponsor: Petty
CONCERNING THE FORFEITURE AND RESTORATION OF AN INMATE'S ACCRUED MERITORIOUS GOOD TIME.
BILL: SB160
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING SAMPLE BALLOTS; AND TO ALLOW VOLUMINOUS NUMBERS OF SAMPLE BALLOTS TO BE MADE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC BY OTHER MEANS.
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
BILL: SB205
Sponsor: Hester
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ETHICS AND CAMPAIGN FINANCE; TO AMEND THE TIMES FOR CERTAIN CONTRIBUTION AND EXPENDITURE REPORTS; AND TO AMEND PORTIONS OF INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1990 AND INITIATED ACT 1 OF 1996.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
BILL: SCR2
Sponsor: Hester
COMMENDING GUATEMALA FOR RELOCATING THE GUATEMALAN EMBASSY IN ISRAEL TO JERUSALEM.
BILL: SB195
Sponsor: A. Clark
TO AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION TO BUILD A PARKING FACILITY ON THE STATE CAPITOL GROUNDS.
Monday, January 28, 2019
BILL: HB1181
Sponsor: Wardlaw
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE PROCUREMENT OF DESIGN SERVICES CONTRACTS.
BILL: HB1180
Sponsor: Wardlaw
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS PROCUREMENT LAW; TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING STATE CONTRACTS; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING COOPERATIVE PURCHASING.
BILL: HB1179
Sponsor: Wardlaw
TO AMEND THE DELEGATION AUTHORITY OF THE STATE PROCUREMENT DIRECTOR; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PROTESTS OF SOLICITATIONS AND AWARDS UNDER THE ARKANSAS PROCUREMENT LAW.
BILL: HB1162
Sponsor: Dotson
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE CONTENT, TERM, AND REVIEW OF CONTRACTS PROCURED BY THE STATE; TO REQUIRE THE USE OF PERFORMANCE-BASED CONTRACTS; AND TO AMEND VENDOR PERFORMANCE REPORT REQUIREMENTS.
BILL: HB1161
Sponsor: Dotson
TO AMEND THE REVIEW AND REPORTING REQUIREMENTS FOR SERVICE CONTRACTS; TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING VEHICLE LEASES BY STATE AGENCIES; AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE TRACKING AND REPORTING OF CONTRACTS PROCURED BY STATE AGENCIES.
BILL: HB1119
Sponsor: Dotson
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE APPOINTMENT AND COMMISSION OF A NOTARY PUBLIC; AND TO ALLOW A NONRESIDENT SPOUSE OF A UNITED STATES MILITARY SERVICE MEMBER TO BE A NOTARY PUBLIC.
BILL: HB1152
Sponsor: Boyd
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE FILING DEADLINES FOR ELECTIONS INVOLVING AN INDEPENDENT CANDIDATE.
BILL: SB185
Sponsor: B. Davis
TO CLARIFY THE LAW RESULTING FROM THE ARKANSAS CASINO GAMING AMENDMENT OF 2018, ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION, AMENDMENT 100, REGARDING REQUIREMENTS FOR A CASINO LICENSE APPLICANT; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
Thursday, January 24, 2019
BILL: SB163
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PETITION REQUIREMENTS TO FORM A NEW POLITICAL PARTY; TO REQUIRE SIGNATURES OF THREE PERCENT (3%) OF THE TOTAL VOTES CAST IN THE MOST RECENT GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
BILL: SB160
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING SAMPLE BALLOTS; AND TO ALLOW VOLUMINOUS NUMBERS OF SAMPLE BALLOTS TO BE MADE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC BY OTHER MEANS.
BILL: SB159
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PROVISIONAL BALLOTS; AND TO REMOVE THE REQUIREMENT OF A PROVISIONAL BALLOT STUB IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.
BILL: SR3
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO DECLARE SUPPORT OF BORDER SECURITY.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
BILL: SB116
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
REQUIRING AN INMATE IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION TO FIRST EXHAUST ALL AVAILABLE ADMINISTRATIVE REMEDIES AS A CONDITION PRECEDENT TO FILING A CLAIM UNDER THE ARKANSAS CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1993 OR ANY OTHER STATE LAW.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
APPLYING TO THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO CALL A CONVENTION FOR PROPOSING AMENDMENTS PURSUANT TO ARTICLE V OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION.
Monday, January 14, 2019
BILL: SJR2
Sponsor: D. Wallace
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT PROVIDING THAT THE STATE OF ARKANSAS SHALL NEVER BE MADE A DEFENDANT IN ANY OF HER COURTS UNLESS OTHERWISE PROVIDED BY LAW.
BILL: SJR1
Sponsor: J. Hendren
A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO REDUCE THE NUMBER OF DAYS THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY IS IN SESSION; AND TO REPEAL THE FISCAL SESSION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
BILL: SB75
Sponsor: D. Wallace
TO REPLACE THE ARKANSAS STATUES AT THE NATIONAL STATUARY HALL; TO PLACE A STATUE HONORING DAISY LEE GATSON BATES IN THE NATIONAL STATUARY HALL; TO PLACE A STATUE HONORING JOHN R. "JOHNNY" CASH IN THE NATIONAL STATUARY HALL.
BILL: SB55
Sponsor: J. English
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE EXERCISE OF CONCURRENT JURISDICTION FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AT THE JOHN L. MCCLELLAN MEMORIAL VETERANS' HOSPITAL.
BILL: SB5
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO DESIGNATE THE BOWIE KNIFE AS THE OFFICIAL STATE KNIFE.
BILL: SB4
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO CREATE THE ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE STUDY ON VETERANS AFFAIRS.