Require Legislative Hearings on Citizen-initiated Legislation
|Sponsor:||Representative Dick Bradstreet, House 80|
|Bill #:||LD 1209|
UPDATE: This bill has been passed and signed by the governor.
This bill requires a petition for the direct initiative of legislation, once it has been certified by the Secretary of State to be submitted to the Legislature for consideration by the Legislature to receive a public hearing before a joint standing committee of the Legislature or a special legislative committee established by the Legislative Council. The public hearing must be conducted in the same manner as other public hearings.