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HB 127 (2023)

Limit governor's power to continue a state of emergency


Revises the law governing a state of emergency. For example, this bill allows the Legislature to establish a state of emergency up to 90 days, while the governor is limited to 21 days. The governor could then renew the state of emergency up to 3 times, while the legislature may renew the state of emergency without limits.

Bill Sponsor:
Tony Lekas
Bill Became Law?:
Status Detail:
Killed in the Senate
Public Hearing Date:
04/06/2023 10:20 am
Public Hearing Location:
SH Room 103
House Voting Date:
Senate Voting Date:

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