Bill Introduction Update

Chris Micheli
Chris Micheli is a Principal with the Sacramento governmental relations firm of Aprea & Micheli, Inc.

Through yesterday, Friday, February 14, there have been 753 bills introduced in the Legislature.

That includes 506 ABs and 247 SBs. 

The deadline for introducing bills in the 2020 Session is Friday, February 21. With Monday being a state holiday, there are four remaining days for bill introductions.

Historically, the second year of a 2-year session has had fewer bills introduced than in the first year.

Last year, there were 2,576 bills introduced between the two houses, which is the most in the past decade.

Over the past decade, there have been between 1,900 and 2,200 bills introduced in the second year of Session.

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