The Senate and Assembly are in session Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday this week.
Legislative hearings on the Governor’s 2014-15 Executive Budget finish up this week. This week’s budget hearing schedule is:
Mon., Feb. 10 – 9:30 am – Taxes
Mon., Feb. 10 – 1:00 pm – Economic Development
Tues., Feb. 11 – 9:30 am – Mental Health/Hygiene
Tues., Feb. 11 – 1:00 pm – Workforce Development
Feb. 11 is also the deadline for the Governor to submit his 21-day budget amendments to the Legislature.
Monday, Feb. 17 is President’s Day, a state and federal holiday.
The Governor’s 30-day budget amendments are due by Thursday, Feb. 20.
By Tuesday, Feb. 25, the Senate & Assembly fiscal committees are scheduled to release their respective economic and revenue forecast reports, and the Joint Revenue Forecasting Conference will be held by Feb. 26. The two houses are scheduled to issue a Consensus Revenue report by March 1.
On Friday, February 28, the Plattsburg-North Country Chamber of Commerce holds its 2014 legislative forum, featuring Senator Betty Little, Assemblywoman Janet Duprey and Assemblyman Dan Stec.