With all of the budgets introduced and the arrival of another key cutoff date, the 2023 legislative session officially enters crunch time this week. With the arrival of the fiscal committee cutoff Tuesday, bills sent over from the House that did not pass out of Ways & Means or Transportation can no longer be considered this session. Wednesday marks the beginning of a long stretch of floor action that culminates with opposite house cutoff on April 12.


Sens. Andy Billig and Manka Dhingra will answer press questions Tuesday.

Tuesday, April 4
9:30 am

Leadership from the Senate and House will answer press questions Tuesday in person from the Senate Democratic Caucus room. Watch on TVW.


Floor action continues this week ahead of Wednesday's opposite house cutoff.

Wednesday, April 5-Saturday, April 8

The Senate will begin a long stretch of floor action Wednesday morning, leading up to opposite house floor cutoff which arrives at 5 pm on the following Wednesday, April 12. The Senate is expected to take action on bills to address gun safety, affordable housing, reproductive freedom, and much more. Links to the full schedule are below: