Entries by Pat Kelly

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 4/9/2021

  pdf – LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 4-9-21 April 9, 2021   Below are bills pertaining to municipalities that have been introduced.  Debate will still continue on many bills on municipal interest and hearings of bills from the other chamber will begin.  Changes from the last report are in red.  Court Bills  HB 168 (Ellebracht) – allows […]

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 4/2/2021

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 4-2-21 (pdf) April 2, 2021  Below are bills pertaining to municipalities that have been introduced.  Debate will still continue on many bills on municipal interest and hearings of bills from the other chamber will begin.  Changes from the last report are in red.  Court Bills  HB 168 (Ellebracht) – allows county schools to […]

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 3/26/2021

March 26, 2021   Below are bills pertaining to municipalities that have been introduced.  Debate will still continue on many bills on municipal interest and hearings of bills from the other chamber will begin.  Changes from the last report are in red.   Court Bills   HB 168 (Ellebracht) – allows county schools to receive […]

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 3/12/2021

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 12-22-2020 March 12, 2021  Below are bills pertaining to municipalities that have been introduced.  The Legislature will be on spring break next week so there will no update on March 19.  When they return, they will begin hearing more bills that have been sent over from the other chamber.  Debate will continue on […]

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 3/5/2021

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 3-5-21 March 5, 2021  Below are bills pertaining to municipalities that have been introduced.  The League will provide weekly updates throughout the legislative session.  Additions and changes from last week are in red. Many more bills are being assigned to committees and scheduled for hearings.   Court Bills  HB 168 (Ellebracht) – allows county […]

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 2/26/2021

  LEGISLATIVE UPDATE PDF February 26, 2021  Below are bills pertaining to municipalities that have been introduced.  The League will provide weekly updates throughout the legislative session.  Additions and changes from last week are in red. Many more bills are being assigned to committees and scheduled for hearings.   Court Bills  HB 168 (Ellebracht) – allows […]

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 2/19/2021

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE PDF 2-19-21    February 19, 2021    Action Alert! Please contact your State Representative and urge them to Oppose HB 920, Elimination of the April Municipal Election.  HB 920, sponsored by Representative Ben Baker (R-Neosho) eliminates the April municipal election date, requiring municipal elections to occur in November of each year. The bill has been voted out […]

Legislative Update 1/12/2021

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE PDF 2-12-21 February 12, 2021 Below are bills pertaining to municipalities that have been introduced.  The League will provide weekly updates throughout the legislative session.  Additions and changes from last week are in red. Many more bills are being assigned to committees and scheduled for hearings. If your city employees a lobbyist separate […]

Legislative Update 1/29/2021

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE PDF January 29, 2021 If your city employees a lobbyist separate from the League, please ask them to reach out to us, or our lobbyists, so that we can work together to coordinate efforts.  Because of the pandemic, and limited activity at the capitol, we do not run into each other regularly like […]

Legislative Update 1/22/2021

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE PDF  January 22, 2021 Below are bills pertaining to municipalities that have been pre-filed by legislators through early January.  The League will provide weekly updates throughout the legislative session.  Additions and changes from last week are in red.  The House did not meet this week but the Senate did.  Some priority bills have […]