BOS 2004: Chapter 3: State Legislative Branch

Chapter 3 of the 2004 Book of the States contains the following articles and tables:

Book of the States 2004

Chapter 3: State Legislative Branch

Article:

  1. "Trends in State Legislatures"

Tables:

State Legislators

  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: 2004.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.3A: The Legislators: Numbers, Terms and Party Affiliation, By Region: 2004.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.4: Membership Turnover in the Legislatures: 2003.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.5: The Legislatures: 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 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: Regular Sessions.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.10: Legislative Compensation: Interim Payments and Other Direct Payments.  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 Leaders.  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: 2003 Regular Sessions.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.20: Bill and Resolution Introductions and Enactments: 2003 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 Regulation: Structures and Procedures  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.26: Legislative Review of Administrative Regulations: Powers  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.27: Summary of Sunset Legislation  Download in Excel or PDF.