2022 State Legislative Session Calendar

11/29/2022

The map below provides information on legislative sessions in each state, district and territory.

Click on any state to find information on regular session dates, and, if necessary, special session dates. If you would like the session calendar in table form or would like to print the information, go to the PDF version.

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* Legislature meets throughout the year

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Alabama

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 11 Apr. 7  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 19 Jan. 31 Funds from ARPA

Alaska

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 18 May 18 90-day statutory limit 04/17/22; 121st day constitutional limit 05/18/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Arizona

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 10

Jun. 17

In recess 05/10/22-05/16/22

Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Arkansas

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Feb. 14 Mar. 15 Adjournment may be pushed to 03/30/22 by vote by 3/4 of members
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Aug. 8 Aug. 11 Record surplus

California

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 3 Aug. 31  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Colorado

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 12 May 11  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Connecticut

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Feb. 9 May 4  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Delaware

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 11 Jun. 30  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
July 1, 2021 Jan. 11 Unfinished business, redistricting

Florida

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 11 Mar. 14  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Apr. 19
May 23
Apr. 22
May 27
Congressional districts
Property insurance

Georgia

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 10 Apr. 4  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Hawaii

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 19 May 5  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
June 16 June 21 Judicial appointments

Idaho

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 10 Mar. 31  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Illinois

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 5 April 8  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Indiana

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 4 Mar. 8 Organization Day 11/16/21
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
July 25 Aug. 5 Economic relief

Iowa

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 10 May 26  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Kansas

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 10 May 23 Veto recess 04/01/22 - 04/25/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Kentucky

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 4 Apr. 14 Veto recess 03/31/22 - 04/12/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Louisiana

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Mar. 14 Jun. 6  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Feb. 1
Mar. 30
June 15
Feb. 20
Mar. 30
June 20
Redistricting
Veto overrides
Redistricting

Maine

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 5 May 9 In recess 04/25/22-05/09/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Maryland

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 12 Apr. 11  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Massachusetts

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 5 * Formal session ends 07/31/22; Informal session 08/01/22 - 01/02/23
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Michigan

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan.12 *  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Minnesota

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 31 May 23 In recess 04/08/22 - 04/19/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Mississippi

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 4 Apr. 10  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Missouri

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 5 May 30 Veto session 09/14/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Montana

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
    No regular session in 2022
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Nebraska

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 5 Apr. 20 In recess 04/14/22 - 04/20/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Nevada

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
    No regular session in 2022
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

New Hampshire

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 5 July 1 In recess 04/01/22-04/21/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

New Jersey

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 11 * In recess 03/30/22-05/02/22; In recess In recess 07/01/22 - 09/19/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

New Mexico

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 18 Feb. 17  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

New York

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 5 * In recess 04/08/22-04/25/22; Recessed to the call 06/04/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
June 30 July 1 Firearm safety

North Carolina

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
May 18 July 8 2021 session through 03/11/22; option to reconvene 04/04/22, and 05/04/22; In recess 07/28/22-08/23/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

North Dakota

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
    No regular session in 2022
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Ohio

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 3 *  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Oklahoma

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Feb. 7 May 27  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
May 18
June 13
Oct.14
June 16
Federal COVID relief spending
State's grocery tax

Oregon

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Feb. 1 Mar. 4  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Pennsylvania

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 4 * In recess 04/13/22-04/25/22; In recess 07/08/22-09/12/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Rhode Island

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 4 June 30 In recess 04/13/22-04/26/22; Recessed to the call
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

South Carolina

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 11 Jun. 28  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

South Dakota

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 11 Mar. 28 In recess 03/11/22 - 03/27/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Apr. 12
TBD
June 22
 
Attorney General impeachment
Abortion

Tennessee

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 11 Apr. 28  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Texas

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
    No regular session in 2022
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Utah

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 18 Mar. 4  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Vermont

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 4 May 12  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Virginia

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 12 Mar. 12 Reconvened veto session convenes 04/27/22
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Aug. 2, 2021
Apr. 4
Jan. 12
May 4
Federal funding distribution
Budget

Washington

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 10 Mar. 10  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

West Virginia

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 12 Mar. 12  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 10
July 25
Jan. 11
Aug. 25
Industrial Advancement Act
Tax relief

Wisconsin

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 11 * Last general floor dates 03/08/22 - 03/10/22; Interim work period 05/18/22 - 01/03/23
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
March 8
June 22
April 8
June 29
Child tax credit
Abortion ban

Wyoming

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Feb. 14 Mar. 11  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

American Samoa

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
    TBD
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

District of Columbia

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 2 *  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Guam

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 3 Dec. 31  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Northern Mariana Islands

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
    TBD
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Puerto Rico

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 10 Nov. 15  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
     

Virgin Islands

Regular Session
Convene Adjourn Comments
Jan. 10 *  
Special Session
Convene Adjourn Comments