The July-August issue looks at partisanship in legislatures, renovating capitols, pay for lawmakers, the challenging job of chief of staff, the costs of legislation and much more.
Forty-six states begin fiscal year (FY) 2014 on July 1, 2013. As of June 30, 45 states have enacted budgets for FY 2014 (including 3 states that enacted biennial budgets during 2012 legislative sessions). Legislatures in some states have passed budget bills that are awaiting the governor's signature. Lawmakers in at least five states have needed to extend their session or meet in special session to deliberate further on the budget.
FY 2014 Budget Enacted
Session Extended or Special Session called to Deal with the
FY 2014 Budget
Budget Not Enacted by the Start of FY 2014
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