170211-2240 – AZRRT CALL TO ACTION

170211-2240 – AZRRT CALL TO ACTION

  • Upcoming action on bills we are following. It is impossible for most people to respond to all of them. Simply choose those bills that are most important to you and phone or email with your “yes” or “no” opinion, depending on your wishes.
  • If bill is in committee, use “Request to Speak” at AZPEOPLESLOBBYIST-ALIS
  • Emailing tips: E-MAIL INSTRUCTIONS    “Request to Speak” tips: RTS INSTRUCTIONS
BILL #
(1)
 
SHORT TITLE AND/OR WHAT THE BILL DOES
 
WHO TO CONTACT
(2)
DATE
(3)
TIME
(3)
ROOM
(3)
VOTE
(4)
HB2385 schools; accounting; budgeting; reporting
(BOYER)
PROMOTES TRANSPARENCY IN BUDGETING
HOUSE – EDUCATION 02/13
MON
2:00 PM HHR-1 Y
HB2394 empowerment scholarships; expansion; phase-in.
(ALLEN J)
PROMOTES PARENTAL CONTROL
HOUSE – EDUCATION 02/13
MON
2:00 PM HHR-1 Y
HB2465 empowerment scholarship accounts; revisions.
(LIVINGSTON)
PROMOTES PARENTAL CONTROL
HOUSE – EDUCATION 02/13
MON
2:00 PM HHR-1 Y
HB2475 education; statutory language; removal; repeals
(KERN)
HOUSE – EDUCATION 02/13
MON
2:00 PM HHR-1 ?
HB2480 schools; funding sources; bonds; overrides
(GRANTHAM)
REQUIRES DISCLOSURE OF CURRENT FUNDING LEVELS WHEN ASKING FOR BONDS AND OVERRIDES
HOUSE – EDUCATION 02/13
MON
2:00 PM HHR-1 Y
HB2014 legal tender exchange; tax effect
(FINCHEM)
ALL REPRESENTATIVES
(HOUSE 3RD READING)
02/13 MON Y
SB1337 industrial hemp; licensing
(BORRELLI)
PROFITABLE INDUSTRIAL PRODUCT;  NO MEDICAL, SOCIAL, OR PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS
SENATE – COMMERCE AND PUBLIC SAFETY 02/13 MON 2:00 PM SHR-1 y
SB1191 political parties; notice; meetings
(PETERSEN)
ALLOWS BOTH USPS AND EMAILS TO GIVE NOTICE OF MEETINGS
ALL SENATORS
(SENATE 3RD READING)
02/13 MON Y
HB2359 universities; governing boards
(FINCHEM)
HOUSE – FEDERALISM, PROPERTY RIGHTS AND PUBLIC POLICY 02/14 TUE 2:00 PM HHR-4 Y
SB1337 industrial hemp; licensing
(BORRELLI)
PROFITABLE INDUSTRIAL PRODUCT;  NO MEDICAL, SOCIAL, OR PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS
SENATE – APPROPRIATIONS 02/14 TUE 2:00 PM SHR-109 Y
HB2212 federal financial assistance; reports
(LEACH)
TRUTH IN FUNDING
HOUSE – APPROPRIATIONS 02/15 WED 2:00 PM HHR-1 Y
HCR2004 clean elections repeal; education funding
(LEACH)
ABOLISH CLEAN ELECTIONS AND GIVE REVENUE TO AZ DEPT. OF ED. INDEFINITELY
HOUSE – APPROPRIATIONS 02/15 WED 2:00 PM HHR-1 N
HB2495 consolidated election dates; tax authorization
(PAYNE)
HELP ELIMINATE STEALTH ELECTIONS
HOUSE – WAYS AND MEANS 02/15 WED 10:00 AM HHR-1 Y
SB1376 compact; prosperity districts
(MONTENEGRO)
DRASTICALLY REDUCE GOVERNMENT INVOLVEMENT
SENATE – FINANCE 02/15 WED 8:00 AM SHR-1 ?
SB1210 state law; violations; political subdivisions
(SMITH)
PUNISHES CITIES, ETC. FOR VIOLATING STATE LAW
SENATE – GOVERNMENT 02/15 WED 2:00 PM SHR-109 Y
SB1376 compact; prosperity districts
(MONTENEGRO)
DRASTICALLY REDUCE GOVERNMENT INVOLVEMENT
SENATE – GOVERNMENT 02/15 WED 2:00 PM SHR-109 ?
HB2367 public debt; reporting; penalties
(LOVAS)
HOUSE – GOVERNMENT 02/16 THU 9:00 AM HHR-1 Y
HB2448 voter registration; identification
(THORPE)
SHOW PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP TO REGISTER
HOUSE – GOVERNMENT 02/16 THU 9:00 AM HHR-1 Y
HB2095 state lands; perpetual rights-of-way
(BOWERS)
HOUSE – LAND, AGRICULTURE AND RURAL AFFAIRS 02/16 THU 10:00 AM HHR-3 Y
SB1061 universities; tuition; rates; fees
(ALLEN S)
LIMIT TUITION INCREASES
SENATE – EDUCATION 02/16 THU 9:00 AM SHR-1 Y

 

SB1437 agencies; review; GRRC; occupational regulation
(BARTO)
RIGHT TO EARN A LIVING ACT
SENATE -GOVERNMENT 02/15 WED 2:00 PM SHR-109 Y
HB2477 civil forfeiture; report information; remedies
(FARNSWORTH)
BETTER DISCLOSURE OF FORFEITURE ACTIVITY BY GOV. AGENCIES
HOUSE – JUDICIARY 02/15 WED 2:00 PM HHR-4 Y
HB2477 civil forfeiture; report information; remedies
(FARNSWORTH)
BETTER DISCLOSURE OF FORFEITURE ACTIVITY BY GOV. AGENCIES
HOUSE – FEDERALISM, PROPERTY RIGHTS AND PUBLIC POLICY 02/14 TUE 2:00 PM HHR-4 Y
SCM1009 urging delisting of gray wolf
(GRIFFIN)
PETITION FEDS TO REMOVE GRAY WOLF FROM ENDANGERED LIST
SENATE – NATURAL RESOURCES, ENERGY AND WATER 02/13 MON 2:00 PM SHR-109 Y
HB2473 eighth grade promotion; requirements
(UDALL)
SENATE – EDUCATION 02/13 MON 2:00 PM HHR-1 Y

Footnotes:
(1) For more information on any bill, click on the bill number or click on BILL SEARCH
(2) For a roster of legislators, including committee members and contact info, go to www.azpeopleslobbyist.com
(3) Applicable only when bill is scheduled for committee hearing.
(4) Indicates our recommendation. Y = favor, N = oppose. ? = no consensus or not enough information.

HB2095, HB2097, HCR2006, HB2017, SB1021, HB2013, HB2019, HB2027 Action Alert

WHY USE “REQUEST TO SPEAK” TESTIMONY AT COMMITTEE HEARINGS:
Only communication that becomes part of the official record
Legislators can ignore phone calls and emails, but not committee testimony
This year we’ve made is easier than ever for you to use the system and let your voice be heard

The following table contains bills scheduled to be heard in committee. Please choose the bills that are most important to you, then contact everyone in the “who to contact” column via email or phone and ask them to vote yes or no, depending on your wishes.

Make sure you submit your comments via the “Request to Speak” ( ALIS / RTS ) program found below or at AZPEOPLESLOBBYIST-ALIS

BILL # SHORT TITLE
DESCRIPTION
WHO TO CONTACT ROOM DATE
TIME
VOTE
HB2095 state lands; perpetual rights-of-way House – Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources HHR-3 TUE 01/17
2:00 PM
Y
HB2097 sovereign authority; commandeering; prohibition; exception House – Federalism, Property Rights, and Public Policy HHR-4 TUE 01/17
2:00 PM
Y
HCR2006 Article V convention House – Federalism, Property Rights, and Public Policy HHR-4 TUE 01/17
2:00 PM
?
HB2017 bonds; disclosure; notice
TRUTH IN BONDING
House – Ways and Means HHR-1 WED 01/18
10:00 AM
Y
SB1021 municipal service access cards; requirements
PREVENTS USE AS ID CARDS
Senate – Government SHR-109 WED 01/18
2:00 PM
Y
HB2013 newspapers; public notices; publication
FOSTERS COMPETITION
House – Local and International Affairs HHR-5 WED 01/18
9:00 AM
Y
HB2019 community college bonds; voter approval
CITIZEN INPUT ON TAXATION SCHEME
House – Ways and Means HHR-1 WED 01/18
10:00 AM
Y
HB2027 expenditure limits; political subdivisions; PSPRS
ALLOWS BUDGET BUSTING AND TAX INCREASES
House – Government HHR-1 THU 01/19
9:00 AM
N

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Footnotes:

(1) For more information on any bill, click on the bill number or click on BILL SEARCH

(2) For a roster of legislators, including committee members and contact info, go to www.azpeopleslobbyist.com

(3) Applicable only when bill is scheduled for committee hearing.

(4) Indicates our recommendation. Y = favor, N = oppose. ? = no consensus or not enough information.