ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE ALERT
Construction and Real Estate
06-10-2021 - 18:02:11

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Track: Construction & Real Estate   Request Date: 0- 0-0000 thru 99-99-9999

HB 1019   
Rye, Johnny (R) Repeals and replaces laws governing tenant eviction proceedings.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-02-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Judiciary
04-15-21 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - MAC Room A ...H-Judiciary
04-19-21 H Motion to withdraw from committee carried H-Judiciary
04-19-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1165   
Vaught, DeAnn (R)
Hester, Bart (R)
Revises the Real Estate License Law, exempts a person employed by a residential construction company or an affiliated entity from real estate licensure requirements if the primary business activity of both employers is not brokering real estate.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-12-21 H Filed
01-13-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
01-27-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
01-26-21 H Moved to deferred list H-Insurance and Commerce
02-03-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-04-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-04-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
02-10-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
02-10-21 H Committee Motion for Do Pass Failed (Vote: Y: 3/N: 8)


HB 1168   
Vaught, DeAnn (R)
Rice, Terry (R)
Clarifies that guidelines for property valuation that are established by the Assessment Coordination Division are rules subject to the Arkansas Administrative Procedure Act and Amendment 92.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-12-21 H Filed
01-13-21 H Introduced and referred to H-State Agencies
01-21-21 H Placed on the House calendar
01-21-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1229   
Bentley, Mary (R)
Stubblefield, Gary (R)
Authorizes the Commissioner of State Lands to conduct delinquent land auctions and negotiated-price sales online, removing the in-person auction and sales methods.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-21-21 H Filed
01-21-21 H Introduced and referred to H-State Agencies
01-26-21 H Placed on the House calendar
01-25-21 H Amendment(s) Filed
01-26-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
01-27-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-State Agencies
01-27-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-State Agencies
01-28-21 H Placed on the House calendar
01-28-21 H [H] 20210128/-1/21046 (13:18:52)
01-28-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 92/N: 0)
01-28-21 H Emergency clause adopted
01-28-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
02-03-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-01-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-02-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-02-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-15-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-15-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
03-16-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-16-21 S On floor for consideration
03-16-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 0)
03-16-21 S Emergency clause adopted
03-16-21 H Received from Senate as amended - referred to H-State Agencies
03-22-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-State Agencies
03-22-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-State Agencies
03-23-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
03-24-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
03-24-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 447 )


HB 1264   
Pilkington, Aaron (R)
Davis, Breanne (R)
Expands the exemptions to licensing requirements for architects, to include projects and properties up to $250,000 in cumulative and fair market value, and public works observation of architectural projects up to $250,000.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-25-21 H Filed
01-25-21 H Introduced and referred to H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-10-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-15-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-16-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-16-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-22-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-22-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 2 d Local Affairs ...H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-22-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-23-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-23-21 H Amendment 2 adopted
03-29-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-29-21 H [H] 20210329/-1/21419 (13:26:49)
03-29-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 90/N: 2)
03-29-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-30-21 S Meeting set for Room 171 - 9:30 a.m. ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-30-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-31-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-31-21 S On floor for consideration
03-31-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 32/N: 3)
04-01-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-05-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 568 )


HB 1383   
Hawks, Spencer (R)
Eads, Lance (R)
Authorizes electronic assessment of personal property taxes; makes various revisions relating to electronic transactions and reporting by a county's preparer of the tax books.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-02-21 H Filed
02-03-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-03-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-04-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-04-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
02-11-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-10-21 H Meeting cancelled for 02/11/21 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-23-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-23-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
02-24-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-24-21 H [H] 20210224/-1/21215 (13:21:39)
02-24-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 95/N: 0)
03-02-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-03-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-03-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
03-04-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-04-21 S On floor for consideration
03-04-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
03-05-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
03-08-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 278 )


HB 1442   
Bentley, Mary (R)
Stubblefield, Gary (R)
Requires the Commissioner of State Lands to provide hardware and software systems to perform electronic acceptance, solicitation, payments, etc., and a website publishing all information and records, for natural resources extraction.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-08-21 H Filed
02-08-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
03-01-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 velopment ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
03-01-21 H 2 Amendment(s) Filed
03-01-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 and 2 restry, Economic Dev ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
03-02-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-02-21 H Amendments 1 & 2 adopted
03-03-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-03-21 H Passed over on calendar
03-04-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-04-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-04-21 H Amendment 2 adopted
03-04-21 H Re-referred to committee H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
03-10-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 151 velopment ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
03-10-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
03-11-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-11-21 H [H] 20210311/-1/21327 (13:24:42)
03-11-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 94/N: 0)
03-11-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Agriculture and Economic Development
03-18-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 130 nt ...S-Agriculture and Economic Development
03-18-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Agriculture and Economic Development
03-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-22-21 S On floor for consideration
03-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 27/N: 0)
03-23-21 S Amendment(s) Filed
03-24-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 455 )


HB 1443   
Bentley, Mary (R)
Stubblefield, Gary (R)
Makes various changes to the management and sale of tax-delinquent lands by the Commissioner of State Lands.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-08-21 H Filed
02-08-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-16-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-16-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-16-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ation ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-17-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-17-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H [H] 20210318/-1/21374 (13:43:18)
03-18-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 93/N: 0)
03-18-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-01-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-01-21 S On floor for consideration
04-01-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
04-05-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-06-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 584 )


HB 1448   
Hudson, Ashley (D) Provides for successor suburban improvement district commissioners who are nominated to fill a vacancy to be elected at the same public hearing at which they are nominated.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-08-21 H Filed
02-08-21 H Introduced and referred to H-City, County and Local Affairs
02-22-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-23-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-23-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-08-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-08-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-09-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-09-21 H [H] 20210309/-1/21304 (14:12:27)
03-09-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 86/N: 3)
03-09-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-16-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-16-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-17-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-17-21 S On floor for consideration
03-17-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
03-18-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
03-23-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 417 )


HB 1543   
Vaught, DeAnn (R)
Teague, Larry (D)
Requires an annual property tax report from the Assessment Coordination Division, rather than the biennial report from the PSC, to the Governor and the Legislative Council; requires any new assessment guidelines to be included for review.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-23-21 H Filed
02-23-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-11-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-11-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-15-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-15-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-15-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-16-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-16-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-17-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-17-21 H [H] 20210317/-1/21373 (15:23:45)
03-17-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 88/N: 0)
03-17-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-08-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-08-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-12-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-12-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-13-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-13-21 S On floor for consideration
04-13-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
04-13-21 H Received from Senate as amended - referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
04-15-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-15-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
04-19-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-19-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
04-20-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-21-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 823 )


HB 1639   
Fortner, Jack (R) Extends the authority of county assessors to enter upon and personally inspect property to employees and independent contractors of the county assessorís office.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Filed
03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-10-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-10-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-11-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-11-21 H [H] 20210311/-1/21327 (13:45:27)
03-11-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 80/N: 6)
03-11-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-16-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs


HB 1712   
Lynch, Roger (R)
English, Jane (R)
Authorizes the HVACR Licensing Board to establish a minimum level of continuing education if the board determines that a specific class of license requires continuing education.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-11-21 H Filed
03-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-State Agencies
03-17-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-State Agencies
03-17-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-State Agencies
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H Passed over on calendar
03-22-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-22-21 H Passed over on calendar
03-23-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-23-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-23-21 H Re-referred to committee H-State Agencies
04-07-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-State Agencies
04-07-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-State Agencies
04-08-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-08-21 H [H] 20210408/-1/21522 (13:34:29)
04-08-21 H Failed (Vote: N: 45/Y: 27)
04-12-21 H Motion to reconsider carried
04-12-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 52/N: 37)
04-12-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-State Agencies
04-20-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-State Agencies
04-20-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-State Agencies
04-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-22-21 S On floor for consideration
04-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 19/N: 3)
04-23-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-28-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 978 )


HB 1768   
Cozart, Bruce (R)
Hammer, Kim (R)
Requires a lien claimant that is not a home improvement contractor or residential building contractor to conform to notice requirements for a lien upon residential real estate unless the property owner orders materials or services from the claimant.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Filed
03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
04-01-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-01-21 H Motion to withdraw from committee carried H-Insurance and Commerce
04-01-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1769   
Hawks, Spencer (R)
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Establishes implied residential quality standards and disclosure requirements for all leased properties that do not contain an option to purchase; sets forth remedies for noncompliance with the standards.
Companions:
SB 594 Dismang, Jonathan (Same As)
  4-29-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1052)
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Filed
03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
03-22-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-27-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-27-21 H Motion to withdraw from committee carried H-Insurance and Commerce
04-27-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1772   
Allen, Fred (D) Requires the head of the procuring agency to contact four vendors for bids for required or designated commodities or services before awarding a contract to a sole or mandatory supplier.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-17-21 H Filed
03-17-21 H Introduced and referred to H-State Agencies


HB 1800   
Lowery, Mark (R) Requires roofing contractors to obtain a roofing contractor registration certificate from the Residential Contractors Committee after meeting its established qualifications.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Filed
03-18-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-08-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-08-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-12-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-12-21 H Passed over on calendar
04-13-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-13-21 H Passed over on calendar
04-14-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-14-21 H Passed over on calendar
04-15-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-15-21 H [H] 20210415/-1/21587 (13:18:36)
04-15-21 H Failed (Vote: N: 19/Y: 47)
04-19-21 H On floor for consideration
04-19-21 H Motion to reconsider carried
04-19-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 52/N: 21)
04-19-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-21-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 130 ...S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-21-21 S Committee motion to amend carried
04-21-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended Welfare and Labor ...S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-21-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-22-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-22-21 S On floor for consideration
04-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 29/N: 3)
04-23-21 H Received from Senate as amended - referred to H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-26-21 H Meeting set for 11:00 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-26-21 H Committee Motion for Do Pass Failed
04-26-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-27-21 H [H] 20210427/-1/21702 (11:49:23)
04-27-21 H Motion to return to committee failed
04-27-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
04-28-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-30-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1072 )


HB 1802   
Lowery, Mark (R) Prohibits residential contractors from advertising or promising to pay or to rebate all of any portion of an insurance policy deductible as an inducement to the sale of goods or services; more.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Filed
03-18-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
04-05-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-05-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Insurance and Commerce
04-06-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-06-21 H [H] 20210406/-1/21479 (13:53:02)
04-06-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 82/N: 3)
04-06-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Insurance and Commerce
04-13-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-13-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Insurance and Commerce
04-15-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-15-21 S On floor for consideration
04-15-21 S Failed (Vote: N: 12/Y: 3)
04-15-21 S Motion to expunge vote failed (Vote: Y: 15/N: 3)


HB 1805   
Womack, Richard (R)
Teague, Larry (D)
Guarantees a property owner's right to repair any defect or disrepair on the premises he or she owns.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-18-21 H Filed
03-18-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
04-07-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-07-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Insurance and Commerce
04-08-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-08-21 H [H] 20210408/-1/21522 (13:45:53)
04-08-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 83/N: 3)
04-08-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Insurance and Commerce
04-15-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-15-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ommerce ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-15-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-20-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-20-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-21-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-21-21 S On floor for consideration
04-21-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 0)
04-21-21 H Received from Senate as amended - referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
04-26-21 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-26-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Insurance and Commerce
04-27-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-27-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
04-28-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-30-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1073 )


HB 1834   
Penzo, Clint (R)
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Makes various additions to laws governing arrangements involving consumer time-share resellers, time-share interest transfer services providers and other involved parties and related activities.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-24-21 H Filed
03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
04-05-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-05-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Insurance and Commerce
04-06-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-06-21 H [H] 20210406/-1/21479 (13:57:38)
04-06-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 92/N: 1)
04-06-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Insurance and Commerce
04-08-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-08-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Insurance and Commerce
04-13-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-13-21 S On floor for consideration
04-13-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
04-14-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-15-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 733 )


HB 1835   
Payton, John (R) Strikes language barring a residential contractor who has failed to give required lien notice from bringing a lawsuit to enforce any provision of a residential contract.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-29-21 H Filed
03-29-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-06-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-06-21 H Committee motion to amend carried
04-06-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 Welfare and Labor ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-06-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-08-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-08-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
04-12-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-12-21 H [H] 20210412/-1/21539 (14:05:43)
04-12-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 97/N: 0)
04-12-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Insurance and Commerce
04-20-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-20-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Insurance and Commerce
04-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 0)
04-23-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-28-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 984 )


HB 1855   
Cozart, Bruce (R)
Hammer, Kim (R)
Provides a uniform bonding procedure for payment bonds and performance bonds issued under contracts for the construction, erection, alteration, demolition or repair of any building, structure or improvement; more.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-01-21 H Filed
04-01-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-13-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-13-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 Welfare and Labor ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-13-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-15-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-15-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
04-19-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-19-21 H On floor for consideration
04-19-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 90/N: 0)
04-19-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-21-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 130 ...S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-21-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended Welfare and Labor ...S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 0)
04-23-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-28-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 986 )


HB 1947   
Payton, John (R) Transfers the administrative functions of the Geographic Information Systems Office and the Building Authority Division from the Secretary of the Department of Transformation and Shared Services to the Commissioner of State Lands.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-20-21 H Filed
04-20-21 H Introduced and referred to H-State Agencies


HB 1952   
Penzo, Clint (R) Temporarily authorizes a notary public to notarize signatures using videoconference technology until the end of the COVID-19 emergency as declared and renewed under Executive Order No. 21-07.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-20-21 H Filed
04-20-21 H Introduced and referred to H-State Agencies


SB 148   
Johnson, Blake (R)
Tosh, Dwight (R)
Repeals the proximity-to-station requirement for defining land boundaries and positions based on the Arkansas Coordinate System 1983.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-19-21 S Filed
01-19-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Agriculture and Economic Development
01-28-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 131 nt ...S-Agriculture and Economic Development
01-28-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Agriculture and Economic Development
02-01-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-01-21 S On floor for consideration
02-01-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
02-01-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
02-22-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 velopment ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
02-22-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
02-23-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-23-21 H [H] 20210223/-1/21171 (13:31:47)
02-23-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 98/N: 0)
02-24-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
03-01-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 157 )


SB 241   
Caldwell, Ronald (R)
Hollowell, Steve (R)
Regulates the proposed sale of state land with a value of over $500,000 and requires legislative review by one or more committees. Authorizes the University of Arkansas to donate land that was purchased by or donated to the university.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-28-21 S Filed
01-28-21 S Introduced and referred to S-State Agencies
02-11-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-State Agencies
02-10-21 S Meeting cancelled for 02/11/21 ...S-State Agencies
02-15-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-23-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-State Agencies
02-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-22-21 S Withdrawn from further consideration


SB 258   
Bledsoe, Cecile (R)
Bryant, Joshua (R)
Authorizes the Contractors Licensing Board to provide the option to renew registrations for multiple years; registration may be renewed for one, two or three years with a fee of $100 per year.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-02-21 S Filed
02-02-21 S Introduced and referred to S-State Agencies
02-04-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-State Agencies
02-04-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-State Agencies
02-08-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-08-21 S On floor for consideration
02-08-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
02-08-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
03-04-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
03-04-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
03-09-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-09-21 H [H] 20210309/-1/21304 (14:24:51)
03-09-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 93/N: 0)
03-15-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 330 )


SB 259   
Bledsoe, Cecile (R)
Bryant, Joshua (R)
Creates a new Class T License to be utilized by the HVACR Licensing Board for the licensure of HVACR inspectors.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-02-21 S Filed
02-02-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-22-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 130 ...S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-22-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
02-23-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-23-21 S On floor for consideration
02-23-21 S Passed over on calendar
02-24-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-24-21 S On floor for consideration
02-24-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 32/N: 2)
02-24-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-01-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-01-21 H Committee Motion for Do Pass Failed
04-15-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-15-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Health, Welfare and Labor


SB 260   
Hammer, Kim (R)
Brooks, Keith (R)
Prohibits the use of an experience modification factor in a contract for construction services as a means of determining eligibility to participate in the solicitation or to be awarded a contract.
Position: Opposed
Bill History: 02-02-21 S Filed
02-02-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Insurance and Commerce
03-04-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
03-03-21 S Removed from committee agenda S-Insurance and Commerce
04-27-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-27-21 S Withdrawn from further consideration


SB 282   
Johnson, Mark (R) Expands the general powers of public bodies under the Consolidated Waterworks Authorization Act and authorizes them to issue bonds to support community redevelopment or finance specified projects and aspects of those projects, more.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-03-21 S Filed
02-03-21 S Introduced and referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
02-09-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
02-09-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-City, County and Local Affairs
02-10-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-10-21 S On floor for consideration
02-10-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 22/N: 9)
02-10-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-City, County and Local Affairs
04-05-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-City, County and Local Affairs
04-05-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-City, County and Local Affairs
04-06-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-06-21 H Passed over on calendar
04-07-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-07-21 H Passed over on calendar
04-22-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-22-21 H Passed over on calendar
04-26-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-26-21 H [H] 20210426/-1/21678 (13:47:27)
04-26-21 H Failed (Vote: N: 50/Y: 32)


SB 305   
Caldwell, Ronald (R)
Holcomb, Mike (R)
Raises the threshold for required observation by registered professionals for public property projects from $25,000 to $50,000 and from $35,000 to $50,000 for other award procedures; sets forth procedures for emergency contracts.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-09-21 S Filed
02-09-21 S Introduced and referred to S-State Agencies
03-11-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-State Agencies
03-10-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-11-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-11-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-11-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-State Agencies
03-15-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-15-21 S On floor for consideration
03-15-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 28/N: 4)
03-15-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-State Agencies
03-17-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-State Agencies
03-17-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-State Agencies
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H [H] 20210318/-1/21374 (14:58:59)
03-18-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 81/N: 6)
03-24-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 440 )


SB 312   
Johnson, Blake (R)
Lundstrum, Robin (R)
Requires a foreign person who makes a report under the federal Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act to also file a copy with the Arkansas Department of Agriculture. Imposes a civil penalty for noncompliance.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-10-21 S Filed
02-10-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Agriculture and Economic Development
03-02-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 130 nt ...S-Agriculture and Economic Development
03-02-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-02-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Agriculture and Economic Development
03-03-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-03-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-04-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-04-21 S On floor for consideration
03-04-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 1)
03-04-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
03-23-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-29-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
04-05-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 velopment ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-05-21 H Committee Motion for Do Pass Failed
04-14-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 velopment ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-15-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-19-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 velopment ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-19-21 H Amendment 2 adopted
04-19-21 H Removed from committee agenda H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-19-21 H Meeting set for 5:20 p.m. - Room 151 velopment ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-19-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-20-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-20-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-20-21 H Amendment 3 adopted
04-20-21 H Re-referred to committee H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-21-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 velopment ...H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-21-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
04-22-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-22-21 H On floor for consideration
04-22-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 90/N: 0)
04-27-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-27-21 S Senate concurred in House amendment
04-27-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 1)
04-27-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
04-29-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1046 )


SB 334   
Ballinger, Bob (R)
Gonzales, Justin (R)
Places restrictions on the use of eminent domain by state agencies and introduces numerous definitions to existing relevant laws.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-10-21 S Filed
02-10-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Judiciary
03-03-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-Judiciary
03-03-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-04-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-03-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended No. 1 ...S-Judiciary
03-04-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-08-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-08-21 S On floor for consideration
03-08-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 30/N: 3)
03-08-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Judiciary
03-17-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-13-21 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - MAC Room A ...H-Judiciary
04-13-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ...H-Judiciary
04-13-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-14-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-14-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
04-20-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-20-21 H [H] 20210420/-1/21626 (14:06:35)
04-20-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 83/N: 1)
04-20-21 S Received from House as amended - referred to S-Judiciary
04-21-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Judiciary
04-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-22-21 S Senate concurred in House amendment 1
04-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 30/N: 2)
04-23-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
04-27-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 945 )


SB 335   
Ballinger, Bob (R)
Gonzales, Justin (R)
Places restrictions on the use of eminent domain by local governments and introduces numerous definitions to existing relevant laws.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-10-21 S Filed
02-10-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Judiciary
03-03-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-Judiciary
03-03-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-03-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ...S-Judiciary
03-04-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-04-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-08-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-08-21 S On floor for consideration
03-08-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 27/N: 2)
03-08-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Judiciary
03-09-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-10-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-10-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-30-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room A ...H-Judiciary
04-01-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-05-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-05-21 H Amendment 2 adopted
04-13-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room A ...H-Judiciary
04-13-21 H Committee Motion for Do Pass Failed


SB 399   
Flippo, Scott (R)
Jean, Lane (R)
Changes record keeping procedures for mandatory state contract approvals.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-25-21 S Filed
02-25-21 S Introduced and referred to S-State Agencies
03-09-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-State Agencies
03-09-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-State Agencies
03-10-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-10-21 S Passed over on calendar
03-11-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-11-21 S On floor for consideration
03-11-21 S Re-referred to committee S-State Agencies


SB 400   
Flippo, Scott (R)
Jean, Lane (R)
Clarifies that a state agency solicitation protest must be submitted by the first of either the day on which the contract is awarded or the day the notice of anticipation to award the contract is posted.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-25-21 S Filed
02-25-21 S Introduced and referred to S-State Agencies
03-09-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-State Agencies
03-09-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-State Agencies
03-10-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-10-21 S Passed over on calendar
03-11-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-11-21 S On floor for consideration
03-11-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
03-11-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-State Agencies
03-17-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-State Agencies
03-17-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-State Agencies
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H [H] 20210318/-1/21374 (15:00:41)
03-18-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 94/N: 0)
03-25-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 487 )


SB 454   
Johnson, Mark (R) Requires bid solicitation for all contracts of a municipal sewer committee, removing the current bid threshold of $20,000 for public improvements undertaken by those committees.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-02-21 S Filed
03-02-21 S Introduced and referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-09-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-09-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-10-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-10-21 S On floor for consideration
03-10-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
03-10-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-17-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-17-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-22-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-22-21 H [H] 20210322/-1/21386 (13:57:26)
03-22-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 89/N: 2)
03-24-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 432 )


SB 456   
Stubblefield, Gary (R)
Fite, Lanny (R)
Increases procurement bidding thresholds for purchases and contracts of cities and counties; provides for adjusting thresholds based on the Consumer Price Index at five-year intervals. Amends provisions for specific commodities purchases.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-02-21 S Filed
03-02-21 S Introduced and referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-09-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-09-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-10-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-10-21 S On floor for consideration
03-10-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 1)
03-10-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-17-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-17-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H [H] 20210318/-1/21374 (15:11:44)
03-18-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 74/N: 15)
03-24-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 435 )


SB 476   
Tucker, Clarke (D) Requires a court to seal court records relating to actions for eviction, upon a motion by a defendant, when the eviction was based on nonpayment of rent that was due to COVID-19.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-04-21 S Filed
03-04-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Judiciary
04-21-21 S Meeting set for Upon adjournment of Senate (five min.) - Roo ...S-Judiciary
04-21-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ...S-Judiciary
04-21-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-22-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-22-21 S On floor for consideration
04-22-21 S Failed (Vote: N: 11/Y: 12)
04-22-21 S Emergency clause failed
04-22-21 S Motion to expunge vote carried
04-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 20/N: 6)
04-22-21 S Emergency clause failed
04-23-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Judiciary
04-26-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room A ...H-Judiciary
04-26-21 H Committee Motion for Do Pass Failed
04-27-21 H Meeting set for 9:00 a.m. - MAC Room A ...H-Judiciary
04-27-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Judiciary
04-27-21 H [H] 20210427/-1/21702 (16:01:18)
04-27-21 H Failed (Vote: N: 48/Y: 26)


SB 520   
Hester, Bart (R)
Vaught, DeAnn (R)
Amends the Real Estate License Law to allow non-licensed employees who work for entities not primarily engaged in ownership or acquisition of real estate to work for commission or compensation that results solely from successful transactions.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-10-21 S Filed
03-10-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-19-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 130 ...S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor
04-19-21 S Moved to deferred list S-Public Health, Welfare and Labor


SB 559   
Beckham, Charles (R) Requires written consent from each party to a transaction in order for a real estate licensee to act as an intermediary between them. Prohibits licensee from disclosing confidential or price-related information without further written consent.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-17-21 S Filed
03-17-21 S Introduced and referred to S-State Agencies
04-01-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-State Agencies
04-01-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-State Agencies
04-06-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-06-21 S Passed over on calendar
04-07-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
06-08-21 S Assigned study proposal number - see ISP 82


SB 594   
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Hawks, Spencer (R)
Establishes implied residential quality standards and disclosure requirements for all leased properties that do not contain an option to purchase; sets forth remedies for noncompliance with the standards.
Companions:
HB 1769 Hawks, Spencer (Same As)
  4-27-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-22-21 S Filed
03-22-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Insurance and Commerce
03-23-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
03-23-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-29-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-30-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
03-29-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-29-21 S Removed from committee agenda S-Insurance and Commerce
04-01-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-01-21 S Meeting cancelled for 04/01/21 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-06-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-05-21 S Removed from committee agenda S-Insurance and Commerce
04-08-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-07-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-08-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-08-21 S Amendment 2 adopted
04-08-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Insurance and Commerce
04-13-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-13-21 S On floor for consideration
04-13-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 28/N: 1)
04-13-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
04-19-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-19-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-19-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ommerce ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-20-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-20-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
04-20-21 H Re-referred to committee H-Insurance and Commerce
04-21-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-21-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 2 ommerce ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-21-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-22-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-22-21 H Amendment 2 adopted
04-22-21 H On floor for consideration
04-22-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 89/N: 0)
04-26-21 H Meeting set for 9:00 a.m. - Room 130 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-26-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass S-Insurance and Commerce
04-27-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-27-21 S Senate concurred in House amendment
04-27-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
04-29-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1052 )


SB 636   
Rapert, Jason (R) Removes the exemption for contracts awarded by the Transportation Department for the construction, reconstruction and maintenance of roads and bridges in the state highway system, etc., making them subject to the Arkansas Procurement Law.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-05-21 S Filed
04-06-21 S Introduced and referred to S-State Agencies
04-20-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-State Agencies
04-19-21 S Removed from committee agenda S-State Agencies


SB 673   
Clark, Alan (R)
Dalby, Carol (R)
Requires that any claims or defenses arising from a failure to strictly comply with provisions of the Statutory Foreclosure Act be asserted within 30 days of the foreclosure sale to ensure the finality of sales that substantially comply with the act.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-12-21 S Filed
04-12-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Judiciary
04-14-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-15-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-15-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-19-21 S Meeting set for 3:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Judiciary
04-19-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Judiciary
04-21-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-21-21 S On floor for consideration
04-21-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 1)
04-21-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Judiciary
04-22-21 H Meeting set for Upon adjournment of Joint Budget (30 min.) - ...H-Judiciary
04-22-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Judiciary
04-26-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-26-21 H [H] 20210426/-1/21678 (14:20:08)
04-26-21 H Passed
04-26-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
05-03-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1108 )


SJR 11   
Leding, Greg (D)
Richardson, Jay (D)
A Constitutional Amendment creating an implied warranty of habitability in Arkansas, decriminalizing failure to pay rent and refusal to vacate and prohibiting certain terms and conditions of rental agreements; more.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-10-21 S Filed
02-10-21 S Introduced and referred to S-State Agencies


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