Daily Summary for February 28, 2022
Daily Summary for February 28, 2022

The House began with a moment of silence for the people of Ukraine and for the Arkansas corrections officer who was killed in the line of duty Monday...

Week 2 of the 2022 Fiscal Session
Week 2 of the 2022 Fiscal Session

The House will begin the 3rd week of the 2022 Fiscal Session on Monday. The second week was an abbreviated one due to the federal holiday and winter w...

Daily Summary for February 23, 2022
Daily Summary for February 23, 2022

Today, the House passed several supplemental appropriations for agencies and many of our higher education institutions.The House also passed the follo...

Rep. Fite Recipient of 2022 Percy Malone Child Protection Award
Rep. Fite Recipient of 2022 Percy Malone Child Protection Award

News ReleaseLittle Rock, Arkansas (February 22, 2022) –The Children’s Advocacy Centers of Arkansas (CAC) recently announced that Rep. Charlene Fite (D...

Daily Summary for February 22, 2022
Daily Summary for February 22, 2022

The 2nd week of the 2022 Fiscal Session is now underway.The House approved an amendment to HB1034, an appropriation for the Department of Corrections....

Week 1 of the 2022 Fiscal Session
Week 1 of the 2022 Fiscal Session

The 93rd General Assembly is now entering the second week of the 2022 Fiscal Session.The session began with an address by Governor Asa Hutchinson in w...

George Washington's Birthday and Daisy Gatson Bates Day
George Washington's Birthday and Daisy Gatson Bates Day

The State of Arkansas will observe George Washington's Birthday and Daisy Gatson Bates Day as an official state holiday on Monday, February 21, 2022....

Daily Summary for February 16, 2022
Daily Summary for February 16, 2022

The House State Agencies and Governmental Affairs Committee advanced HB1100. This bill creates a State Employee Health Benefit Advisory Commission and...

Daily Summary for February 15, 2022
Daily Summary for February 15, 2022

The House voted in favor of eight resolutions this afternoon which will allow non-appropriation bills to be introduced during this Fiscal Session.Amen...

Daily Summary for February 14, 2022
Daily Summary for February 14, 2022

The 2022 Fiscal Session is now underway.In a Joint Session of the 93rd General Assembly, Governor Hutchinson outlined his budget priorities for the 20...