2020 Legislative Session Information

Last Updated: 11/12/2019

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State Convene Date Adjourn Date House Intro Deadline Senate Intro Deadline Crossover Deadline Prefiling Deadline Carryover
Alabama 2/4/2020 5/18/2020 5/13/2020 5/13/2020 26th Legislative Day 5/18/2020 No
Alaska 1/21/2020 4/20/2020 None None None None No
Arizona 1/13/2020 100th Legislative Day 2/20/2020 2/13/2020 House: 3/13/2020 Senate: 4/13/2020 1/13/2020 No
Arkansas 4/8/2020 5/7/2020* Non-appropriation: 4/8/2020, Appropriation: 4/22/2020 Non-appropriation: 4/8/2020, Appropriation: 4/22/2020 None 4/7/2020 No
California 1/6/2020 8/31/2020 2/21/2020 2/21/2020 5/29/2020 None No
Colorado 1/8/2020 5/6/2020 4/16/2020 4/16/2020 2/26/2020 1/5/2020 No
Connecticut 2/5/2020 5/6/2020 TBD TBD TBD None No
DC 1/7/2020 12/1/2020 None None None None Yes
Delaware 1/14/2020 6/30/2020 None None None None No
Florida 1/14/2020 3/14/2020 1/14/2020 1/14/2020 3/9/2020 1/14/2020 No
Georgia 1/13/2020 2/22/2020 None None TBD 1/10/2020 No
Guam 1/6/2020 1/3/2021 None None None None No
Hawaii 1/15/20 5/1/2020* 1/22/2020* 1/22/2020* None 1/10/2020* No
Idaho 1/6/2020 TBD 36th Legislative Day 36th Legislative Day None None No
Illinois 1/8/2020 TBD TBD TBD TBD None No
Indiana TBD 3/14/2020 4th Legislative Day 1/9/2020 2/3/2020 None No
Iowa 1/13/2020 4/21/2020* 1/24/2020 1/24/2020 2/28/2020 TBD No
Kansas 1/13/2020 4/12/2020* 2/12/2020 2/12/2020 2/27/2020 None No
Kentucky 1/7/2020 4/15/2020 3/2/2020 3/3/2020 TBD TBD No
Louisiana 3/9/2020 6/1/2020 3/31/2020 3/31/2020 None 2/28/2020 No
Maine 1/8/2020 4/15/2020 09/27/2019 9/27/2019 None 9/27/2019 Yes **
Maryland 1/8/2020 4/6/2020 3/2/2020 3/2/2020 3/16/2020 9/20/2019 No
Massachusetts 1/1/2020 7/31/2020 None None None None No
Michigan 1/8/2020 12/17/2020 None None None None No
Minnesota 2/11/2020 5/18/2020* None None TBD None No
Mississippi 1/7/2020 5/10/2020 2/24/2020 2/24/2020 None None No
Missouri 1/8/2020 5/15/2020 60th Legislative Day First day of March None 1/8/2020 No
Montana Not meeting in 2020
N. Mariana TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD No
Nebraska 1/8/2020 4/23/2020* 1/23/2020 1/23/2020 None None No
Nevada Not meeting in 2020
New Hampshire 1/8/2020 TBD 1/9/2020 TBD TBD 11/1/2019 No
New Jersey 1/14/2020 1/10/2022 None None None None Yes
New Mexico 1/16/2020 2/20/2020 2/5/2020 2/5/2020 None 1/17/2020 No
New York 1/15/2020 TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD No
North Carolina TBD^ TBD TBD TBD TBD No No
North Dakota Not meeting in 2020
Ohio 1/7/2020 12/31/2020 None None None None No
Oklahoma 2/3/2020 5/29/2020 1/16/2020 1/16/2020 3/12/2020 12/13/2019 No
Oregon 2/3/2020 3/7/2020 1/17/2019 1/17/2019 TBD 1/17/2020 No
Pennsylvania 1/7/2020 12/31/2020 None None None None No
Puerto Rico 1/13/2020 6/30/2020 6/30/2020* 6/30/2020* None None Yes
Rhode Island 1/1/2020 TBD TBD TBD None None No
South Carolina 1/14/2020 TBD None None TBD None No
South Dakota 1/14/2020 3/30/2020 2/6/2020 2/6/2020 2/27/2020 1/13/2020 No
Tennessee 1/14/2020 TBD 10th Legislative Day 10th Legislative Day None None No
Texas Not meeting in 2020
Utah 1/27/2020 3/12/2020 2/6/2020 2/6/2020 3/9/2020 None No
Vermont 1/8/2020 TBD 1/22/2020 1/17/2020 None 12/2/2019 No
Virginia 1/8/2020 3/7/2020 TBD TBD 2/11/2020 1/8/2020 Yes
Washington 1/13/2020 3/12/2020 TBD TBD TBD TBD No
West Virginia 1/8/2020 3/7/2020 2/11/2020 2/17/2020 2/26/2020 1/8/2020 No
Wisconsin 1/15/2020 5/27/2020 None None None None No
Wyoming 2/10/2020 24th Legislative Day TBD TBD TBD TBD No
USVI 1/13/2020 1/11/2021* None None None No Yes

* Date is subject to change

** For special sessions only

^ Will not be determined until 2019 session adjourns.