New Laws for 2024
New Laws for 2024

Many of the laws we passed in 2023 take effect on January 1, 2024.These new laws impact everything from taxes to criminal justice.Act 10 of the 2023 E...

2023 Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
2023 Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

The State of Arkansas will observe Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day as official state holidays on Monday, December 25th, 2023; Tuesday...

Preparing for the 2024 Solar Eclipse
Preparing for the 2024 Solar Eclipse

Recently members of the Arkansas Legislative Council heard from several state agencies who are currently making plans for the 2024 Solar Eclipse.This...

Christmas at the Capitol
Christmas at the Capitol

This week marked the 8th consecutive year of a heartwarming Christmas celebration at the Capitol. Legislators, Capitol staff, state agencies, and lobb...

Left Lane Driving Laws Discussed in Committee
Left Lane Driving Laws Discussed in Committee

This week, the House Public Transportation Committee and the Senate Transportation, Technology, and Legislative Affairs Committee heard testimony from...

2023 Sounds of the Season
2023 Sounds of the Season

We are currently celebrating 2023 Sounds of the Season performances, where choirs and groups from all over the state of Arkansas come to perform in th...

Committee Reviews Tax Incentives
Committee Reviews Tax Incentives

This week, the House Agriculture, Forestry and Economic Development Committee approved two interim studies regarding tax incentives.The first interim...

A Look Ahead
A Look Ahead

As 2024 is approaching we would like to take this time to give Arkansans a look at what is ahead for the General Assembly.Pre-fiscal session budget he...

Shop Local!
Shop Local!

While the convenience of department stores and online shopping is undeniable, we’d like to take this time to encourage you to incorporate shopping loc...

Thanksgiving 2023
Thanksgiving 2023

The State of Arkansas will observe Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 23, 2023, and Friday, November 24, 2023, by Governor’s Proclamation.State Capito...