This Week in the States

For the Week of July 6, 2020

6 state legislatures are actively meeting this week. 1 state legislature has suspended session due to COVID-19. View our legislative session calendar here.

States in Session

 

Also meeting: DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, GUAM and UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS.

 

STATE AND LOCAL HIGHLIGHTS

CALIFORNIA

The San Francisco City and County Rules Committee will meet July 6 to discuss recommending the ballot measure concerning the COVID-19 emergency public health leave ordinance. Contact John Musso

COLORADO

The Medical Services Board will hold a public hearing and accept comments until July 10 regarding proposed amendments to the rule which update requirements for pharmacists under the Rx Review Program. Contact Mitchell Sobolevsky

NEW JERSEY

The Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee will hold a virtual public hearing July 9 regarding AB 4005, which creates State code to stipulate that the respective Commissioners must postpone audits and provider claims payment and denial for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic plus 90 days thereafter. Contact Megan Friebe

OREGON

The Department of Fish and Wildlife will hold a public hearing and accept comments until July 10 regarding proposed rules to implement a new policy in response to climate change. Contact Amy Cole

SOUTH CAROLINA

The Clemson City Council will meet July 6 to discuss an amendment to the Emergency Ordinance that requires face coverings. Contact Nate Moffitt

GROUPS

The State Legislative Leaders Foundation will hold its Virtual Emerging Legislative Leaders Program July 6-9. Contact Michael Behm

The State Legislative Leaders Foundation will hold its Virtual Conference of State Majority Leaders July 9. Contact Michael Behm

The National Association of County and City Health Officials will hold its Virtual Annual Conference July 7-9. Contact Kelsey Lovell

The Republican Lieutenant Governors Association will hold its Virtual Annual Conference July 7-10. Contact Kiley Smith