Require Legislative Hearings on Citizen-initiated Legislation

Last updated: Mar 10, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: Miscellaneous
Status: In Committee
Sponsor: Representative Dick Bradstreet, House 80
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 1209

Position:

Support.

Summary:

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.