|Posted:||January 8, 2015 04:20 PM|
|From:||Senator Lisa Baker|
|To:||All Senate members|
|Subject:||Budget Impasse Legislation|
|I plan to re-introduce Senate Bills 523 and 524 from last session which would address any future budget impasse.|
Introduced as SB326
|Description:||The first bill would amend the Constitution to require the Commonwealth to maintain state appropriations at 80 percent of the prior year level if a general fund budget is not enacted by the constitutional deadline of June 30 of any year.
Introduced as SB327
|Description:||The second bill would provide for certain actions/deadlines by the General Assembly to move the process forward.