The chart below contains information about the 2015 state legislative session dates, plus Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C.

Updated 12/17/2015

Session Legend
Out of Session: black

In Session: red

*Date subject to change

Regular Session

Special Session

StateConveneAdjournCommentsConveneAdjournComments
Alabama3/03/156/05/15 9/8/159/16/15Regards passing a budget
Alaska1/20/154/27/15 10/24/1511/5/15Regards a liquified natural gas project
Arizona1/12/154/03/15 10/28/1510/30/15Regards education funding
Arkansas1/12/154/22/15 5/26/155/28/15 
California12/01/149/11/15****The Interim Study Recess begins at the end of the day’s session.6/19/159/11/15Regards infrastructure and health care
Colorado1/07/155/06/15    
Connecticut1/07/156/03/15 12/8/1512/8/15Regards budget fixes
Delaware1/13/157/01/15  
D.C.1/07/1412/16*    
Florida3/03/155/01/15 10/19/1511/06/15Regards redrawing state Senate district lines
Georgia1/12/154/02/15    
Hawaii1/21/155/07/15    
Idaho1/12/154/11/15 5/18/155/18/15 
Illinois1/14/1512/16*   
Indiana1/06/154/29/15    
Iowa1/12/156/05/15    
Kansas1/12/156/26/15   
Kentucky1/06/153/24/15    
Louisiana4/13/156/11/15    
Maine12/03/147/16/15    
Maryland1/14/154/13/15    
Massachusetts1/07/1511/18/15    
Michigan1/14/1512/16*    
Minnesota1/06/155/18/15 6/12/156/13/15 
Mississippi1/06/154/02/15    
Missouri1/07/155/15/15    
Montana1/05/154/28/15    
Nebraska1/07/155/29/15Legislative days may be stretched over multiple calendar days.   
Nevada2/02/156/01/15 12/16/1512/16*Regards tax incentives
New Hampshire1/07/1512/07/16 11/18/1511/18/15 
New Jersey1/14/141/12/16    
New Mexico1/20/153/21/15 6/08/156/08/15 
New York1/07/1512/16*    
North Carolina1/14/159/30/15    
North Dakota1/06/154/30/15 6/16/156/16/15 
Ohio1/05/1512/16*    
Oklahoma2/02/155/22/15    
Oregon2/02/157/06/15    
Pennsylvania1/06/1512/16*    
Puerto Rico1/14/1312/16*    
Rhode Island1/06/156/25/15    
South Carolina1/13/156/04/15 6/16/156/18/15 
South Dakota1/13/153/30/15    
Tennessee1/13/154/22/15    
Texas1/13/156/01/15    
Utah1/26/153/12/15 8/19/158/19/15
Vermont1/07/155/16/15    
Virginia1/14/152/27/15 8/17/158/17/15
Washington1/12/154/26/15 6/28/157/10/15
West Virginia1/14/153/14/15    
Wisconsin1/05/15Not yet determined    
Wyoming1/13/153/06/15