The House wrapped up the 9th week of the 2021 Regular Session.
Members passed the following bills Thursday afternoon:
HB1633-This bill requires a city of first-class to establish a city police department and provide the department with proper resources.
SB383-This bill states that the maximum campaign contribution level shall be established by rule of the Arkansas Ethics Commission.
SB127-This bill allows libraries to accept a debit card or credit card.
HB1416-This bill is intended to encourage home-based entrepreneurship. It outlines what restrictions local governments can and cannot place on home-based businesses.
SB118-This bill creates the Arkansas Public Service Internship Program. It will utilize graduate students and undergraduate students to perform duties for the cabinet-level departments of the state through which the students can obtain practical experience in state government responsibilities and operations.
The House will convene on Monday at 1 pm.