Book of the States 2010, Chapter 3: State Legislative Branch

Book of the States 2010

Chapter 3: State Legislative Branch

Articles:

  1. 75 Years of Institutional Change in State Legislatures
  2. 2009 Legislative Elections

Tables:

State Legislatures:

   Table 3.1  Names of State Legislative Bodies and Convening Places:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.2  Legislative Sessions:  Legal Provisions:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.3  The Legislators:  Numbers, Terms, and Party Affiliations:  2010:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.3A  The Legislators:  Numbers, Terms, and Party Affiliations By Region:  2010:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.4  Membership Turnover in the Legislatures:  2009:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.5  The Legislators:  Qualifications For Election:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.6  Senate Leadership Positions:  Methods of Selection:  Download in Excel or PDF

    Table 3.7  House/Assembly Leadership Positions:  Methods of Selection:  Download in Excel or PDF

    Table 3.8  Method of Setting Legislative Compensation:  Download in Excel or PDF

    Table 3.9  Legislative Compensation and Living Expense Allowances During Sessions:  Download in Excel or PDF

    Table 3.10  Legislative Compensation:  Other Payments and Benefits:  Download in Excel or PDF

    Table 3.11  Additional Compensation For Senate Leaders:  Download in Excel or PDF

    Table 3.12  Additional Compensation For House/Assembly Members:  Download in Excel or PDF

    Table 3.13  State Legislative Retirement Benefits:  Download in Excel or PDF

    Table 3.14  Bill Pre-Filing, Reference and Carryover:  Download in Excel or PDF

    Table 3.15  Time Limits On Bill Introduction:  Download in Excel or PDF

    Table 3.16  Enacting Legislation:  Veto, Veto Override and Effective Date:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.17  Legislative Appropriations Process:  Budget Documents and Bills:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.18  Fiscal Notes:  Content and Distribution:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.19  Bill and Resolution Introductions and Enactments:  2009 Regular Sessions:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.20  Bill and Resolution Introductions and Enactments:  2009 Special Sessions:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.21  Staff For Individual Legislators:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.22  Staff For Legislative Standing Committees:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.23  Standing Committees:  Appointment And Number:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.24  Rules Adoption And Standing Committees:  Procedure:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.25  Legislative Review Of Administrative Regulations:  Structures and Procedures:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.26  Legislative Review of Administrative Rules/Regulations:  Powers:  Download in Excel or PDF

   Table 3.27  Summary of Sunset Legislation:  Download in Excel or PDF