BOS 2006: Chapter 3: State Legislative Branch

Chapter 3 of the 2006 Book of the States contains the following articles and tables:

Book of the States 2006

Chapter 3: State Legislative Branch

Article:

  1. "2005 Legislative Elections and Partisan Control"

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: 2006. Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.3A: The Legislators: Numbers, Terms and Party Affiliations, By Region: 2006.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.4: Membership Turnover in the Legislators: 2005.  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 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: 2005 Regular Sessions.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.20: Bill and Resolution Introductions and Enactments: 2005 Special Sessions.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 3.21: Staff and 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 Regulations: Powers.  Download in Excel or PDF.

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