Three days at the Capital
Last updated 1/19/2021 at 3:53pm
The First Session of the 73rd General Assembly began with guests limited to the newly elected senators who were sworn in standing at their desks with family and guests watching from a distance. Several members participated remotely via video. Welcome to new members in an unprecedented and everchanging legislative process.
The tone was set with considerable debate and several amendments on Senate and Joint Senate/House Rules. Some amendments passed some did not. In the "not" category was an amendment that would require we stay with a two thirds majority or a three-day notice to change the r...